Period
to 15 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 6 months to 15 January 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 75 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.45% 3.56% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.34% 16.04% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 30
Milton Keynes median daily rate £463 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.50% -1.84%
10th Percentile £306 £304 £306
90th Percentile £475 £564 £470
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £358 £400
% change year-on-year +29.37% -10.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.01

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 523 268 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.04% 22.17% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 156 226
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £295 £275
90th Percentile £538 £556 £544
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 £36.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -34.25% +124.62% -0.25%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 15 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Milton Keynes

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 January 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 61 (81.33%) Java
2 51 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (60.00%) Spring
4 38 (50.67%) Jenkins
5 35 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 29 (38.67%) JIRA
8 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
9 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
9 26 (34.67%) WebSphere
10 25 (33.33%) IBM
11 24 (32.00%) J2EE
11 24 (32.00%) Docker
12 23 (30.67%) CRM
12 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
13 22 (29.33%) Maven
13 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
13 22 (29.33%) SOAP
14 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
14 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (26.67%) Confluence
15 20 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (26.67%) Apache CXF
15 20 (26.67%) JDBC
15 20 (26.67%) SQL
15 20 (26.67%) Apache
15 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
15 20 (26.67%) HTTP
15 20 (26.67%) TDD
16 19 (25.33%) Eclipse

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 26 (34.67%) WebSphere
2 20 (26.67%) Apache
2 20 (26.67%) Confluence
2 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (8.00%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.67%) Alfresco
6 2 (2.67%) CMS
6 2 (2.67%) Drupal
6 2 (2.67%) Liferay
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.33%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.67%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 5 (6.67%) Google Checkout
4 4 (5.33%) OpenShift
5 3 (4.00%) IaaS
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) HTTP
2 14 (18.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Extranet
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) Redis
3 7 (9.33%) MySQL
4 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 5 (6.67%) Endeca
4 5 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 38 (50.67%) Jenkins
2 29 (38.67%) JIRA
3 22 (29.33%) Maven
4 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
6 16 (21.33%) Selenium
7 13 (17.33%) Appium
7 13 (17.33%) Cucumber
7 13 (17.33%) WebDriver
8 12 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (16.00%) Bitbucket
9 8 (10.67%) Ant
9 8 (10.67%) Hudson
10 5 (6.67%) Gradle
10 5 (6.67%) Subversion
11 4 (5.33%) Calabash
11 4 (5.33%) Jasmine
11 4 (5.33%) Protractor
12 3 (4.00%) PhantomJS
12 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Banking
3 11 (14.67%) Retail
4 6 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (62.67%) Developer
2 38 (50.67%) Java Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Senior Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Lead Developer
4 14 (18.67%) Lead Java Developer
5 13 (17.33%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (17.33%) Tester
6 12 (16.00%) Automation Tester
7 11 (14.67%) Team Leader
8 10 (13.33%) J2EE Team Leader
8 10 (13.33%) Java Team Leader
8 10 (13.33%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 10 (13.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 9 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (12.00%) QA Automation Tester
9 9 (12.00%) QA Tester
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) Spring
2 30 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 27 (36.00%) Hibernate
4 24 (32.00%) J2EE
5 22 (29.33%) SOAP
6 20 (26.67%) Apache CXF
6 20 (26.67%) JDBC
6 20 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (25.33%) REST
8 15 (20.00%) HTML
9 14 (18.67%) CSS
10 10 (13.33%) Java EE
11 9 (12.00%) jQuery
11 9 (12.00%) RESTful
12 8 (10.67%) EJB
12 8 (10.67%) Spring Boot
13 7 (9.33%) JSON
13 7 (9.33%) Spring MVC
13 7 (9.33%) XML
14 6 (8.00%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Android
2 13 (17.33%) Apple iOS
3 12 (16.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (9.33%) Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Solaris
7 1 (1.33%) SUSE
7 1 (1.33%) Unix
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (30.67%) CRM
3 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
4 20 (26.67%) TDD
5 13 (17.33%) Microservices
5 13 (17.33%) Open Source
6 12 (16.00%) DevOps
7 10 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.33%) SDLC
8 9 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 8 (10.67%) MVC
9 8 (10.67%) OO
9 8 (10.67%) SOA
10 7 (9.33%) ITIL
10 7 (9.33%) Quality Management
10 7 (9.33%) Validation
10 7 (9.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 61 (81.33%) Java
2 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.67%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) Apple Swift
5 6 (8.00%) C#
6 5 (6.67%) Python
6 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.33%) Ruby
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
8 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) ES6
9 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (32.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) vCloud
2 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 3 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.67%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (1.33%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.33%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) IBM
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle
3 7 (9.33%) Google
3 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.67%) Coremetrics
4 5 (6.67%) HP
4 5 (6.67%) hybris
4 5 (6.67%) PayPal
5 4 (5.33%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.67%) Avaya
6 2 (2.67%) Facebook
6 2 (2.67%) OpenText
7 1 (1.33%) CA
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) Lotus
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
7 1 (1.33%) Sun
7 1 (1.33%) SunGard
7 1 (1.33%) VMware