The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 16.98% 1.92% 6.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 8.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £355 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.09 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +39.69% +8.57%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 21 12 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 39.62% 23.08% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 7
Median daily rate £355 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.80% +7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Kingston Upon Thames

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Kingston Upon Thames.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Kingston Upon Thames

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Kingston Upon Thames.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Workflow
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
4 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) MSTest
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 5 (38.46%) NUnit
4 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (15.38%) MVC

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MSTest
1 5 (38.46%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ETL Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Database Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) SOLID
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
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