Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -14 +6 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 91 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.15% 5.44% 4.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.58% 17.40% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 33
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £362 £311 £301
90th Percentile £838 £447 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 427 523 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.54% 31.24% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 230 158
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +2.04%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £263
90th Percentile £588 £531 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +55.17% -20.00% +39.42%

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 19 October 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 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 30 (51.72%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) XML
3 28 (48.28%) REST
4 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
4 25 (43.10%) SOAP
5 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (36.21%) JIRA
6 21 (36.21%) Python
7 20 (34.48%) RESTful
7 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
8 19 (32.76%) JSON
9 16 (27.59%) Open Source
9 16 (27.59%) Confluence
9 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
10 15 (25.86%) IBM
10 15 (25.86%) Linux
10 15 (25.86%) Ruby
10 15 (25.86%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (22.41%) Spring
11 13 (22.41%) Oracle
11 13 (22.41%) Middleware
11 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
12 12 (20.69%) OpenShift
12 12 (20.69%) Ansible
12 12 (20.69%) Redis
12 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
13 11 (18.97%) MVC
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.97%) HTML

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 16 (27.59%) Confluence
1 16 (27.59%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.52%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (8.62%) JBoss
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) CMS
6 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.72%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.69%) OpenShift
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.72%) npm
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) Extranet
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Intranet
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (20.69%) Redis
3 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.24%) NoSQL
5 9 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (15.52%) MySQL
5 9 (15.52%) NuoDB
6 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 6 (10.34%) RDBMS
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
8 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.72%) QlikView
9 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
2 21 (36.21%) JIRA
3 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
4 9 (15.52%) Maven
5 6 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 6 (10.34%) Selenium
6 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.17%) Appium
7 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (5.17%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.17%) Calabash
7 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.17%) WebStorm
8 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.45%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.72%) git-flow
9 1 (1.72%) GitLab
9 1 (1.72%) Introscope
9 1 (1.72%) MSI
9 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Law
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 12 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
3 7 (12.07%) Automation Tester
3 7 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Java Automation Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
4 6 (10.34%) QA Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Python Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) XML
2 28 (48.28%) REST
3 25 (43.10%) SOAP
4 20 (34.48%) RESTful
5 19 (32.76%) JSON
6 13 (22.41%) Middleware
6 13 (22.41%) Spring
7 11 (18.97%) HTML
8 10 (17.24%) Hibernate
8 10 (17.24%) J2EE
8 10 (17.24%) RAML
8 10 (17.24%) Swagger
8 10 (17.24%) YAML
9 9 (15.52%) LAMP
9 9 (15.52%) LAPP Stack
10 8 (13.79%) .NET
10 8 (13.79%) CSS
11 7 (12.07%) DHTML
12 6 (10.34%) JSP
12 6 (10.34%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
1 8 (13.79%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.72%) DataPower
2 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.72%) RIA
2 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Android
4 3 (5.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Open Source
3 11 (18.97%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (18.97%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (18.97%) MVC
3 11 (18.97%) OO
3 11 (18.97%) SDLC
4 10 (17.24%) TDD
5 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.52%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (13.79%) Use Case
7 7 (12.07%) DevOps
7 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.07%) Workflow
8 6 (10.34%) Microservices
8 6 (10.34%) Records Management
8 6 (10.34%) UML
9 5 (8.62%) CRM
10 4 (6.90%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 30 (51.72%) Java
3 21 (36.21%) Python
4 15 (25.86%) Ruby
5 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
6 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.79%) C#
8 5 (8.62%) Apple Swift
9 4 (6.90%) VB
10 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
11 2 (3.45%) Groovy
11 2 (3.45%) Java 8
12 1 (1.72%) Jython
12 1 (1.72%) Korn
12 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) GDPR
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) IBM
2 13 (22.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Adobe
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) webMethods