Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 48 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 17 67 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.63% 4.27% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 13.01% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 43 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £545 £463 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.84% +29.37% -13.33%
10th Percentile £330 £350 £348
90th Percentile £625 £504 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £463 £350
% change year-on-year -18.92% +32.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 - -

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 254 515 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.28% 32.80% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 286 152
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £30.83 £24.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% -52.00% +257.14%
10th Percentile £26.65 £24.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £24.00 £52.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -23.75% +185.71% -44.00%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019, 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 7 (41.18%) SOAP
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) EAI
3 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (17.65%) Node.js
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Personalization
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (17.65%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) IIS
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) LDAP
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 3 (17.65%) Internet

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 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
4 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Boomi
2 1 (5.88%) iPaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
2 1 (5.88%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Extranet
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) NuoDB
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Appium
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Junior DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) EAI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.88%) React Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) EJB
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) SailPoint
4 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Robotics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) RIA
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) EAI
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
3 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Microservices
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Personalization
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) hybris
2 1 (5.88%) MuleSoft
2 1 (5.88%) New Relic
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) webMethods