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 3 months to 25 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 39 41
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.07% 3.37% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.11% 14.47% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 19
Median daily rate £350 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 225 152 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.57% 23.28% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 69 123
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 25 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 57 (75.00%) Java
2 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
4 37 (48.68%) SQL
5 34 (44.74%) Spring
6 32 (42.11%) TDD
6 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (40.79%) RESTful
8 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
9 28 (36.84%) REST
9 28 (36.84%) JIRA
10 27 (35.53%) SOAP
11 24 (31.58%) OO
11 24 (31.58%) Maven
12 23 (30.26%) XML
12 23 (30.26%) Test Automation
13 21 (27.63%) QA
14 19 (25.00%) HTML
15 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
15 18 (23.68%) Banking
16 17 (22.37%) Scrum
16 17 (22.37%) CSS
17 15 (19.74%) Python
17 15 (19.74%) Internet
17 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
17 15 (19.74%) Finance
17 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
18 14 (18.42%) Node.js
18 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
18 14 (18.42%) AngularJS

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 10 (13.16%) WebSphere
1 10 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (11.84%) JBoss
3 3 (3.95%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.63%) Confluence
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) WildFly
5 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) OpenShift
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.63%) Google Checkout
3 2 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (1.32%) AMQP
3 1 (1.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
2 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) Hazelcast
4 4 (5.26%) Big Data
4 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.95%) Redis
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.63%) Endeca
6 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) Git (software)
2 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
3 28 (36.84%) JIRA
4 24 (31.58%) Maven
5 13 (17.11%) Protractor
6 12 (15.79%) Eclipse
7 10 (13.16%) Calabash
7 10 (13.16%) Karma Test Runner
7 10 (13.16%) Mocha
8 9 (11.84%) GitLab
9 8 (10.53%) Gradle
10 6 (7.89%) JUnit
11 5 (6.58%) git-flow
12 4 (5.26%) Ant
12 4 (5.26%) Hudson
12 4 (5.26%) Selenium
13 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
13 3 (3.95%) Mockito
14 2 (2.63%) PhantomJS
14 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (23.68%) Banking
2 15 (19.74%) Finance
3 12 (15.79%) Retail
4 10 (13.16%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Law
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Developer
2 33 (43.42%) Java Developer
3 20 (26.32%) Tester
4 19 (25.00%) Automation Tester
5 12 (15.79%) QA Automation Tester
5 12 (15.79%) QA Tester
6 8 (10.53%) iOS Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Tester
8 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Database Developer
9 2 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Salesforce Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Senior QA Tester
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) Spring
2 31 (40.79%) RESTful
3 28 (36.84%) REST
4 27 (35.53%) SOAP
5 23 (30.26%) XML
6 19 (25.00%) HTML
7 17 (22.37%) CSS
8 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
9 14 (18.42%) AngularJS
9 14 (18.42%) Node.js
10 13 (17.11%) JSP
11 11 (14.47%) Java EE
12 10 (13.16%) Chai
12 10 (13.16%) Grails
13 9 (11.84%) JSON
13 9 (11.84%) XSLT
14 8 (10.53%) Spring Integration
15 6 (7.89%) Apache Camel
15 6 (7.89%) Dojo
15 6 (7.89%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.89%) Android
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (42.11%) TDD
3 24 (31.58%) OO
4 23 (30.26%) Test Automation
5 17 (22.37%) Scrum
6 15 (19.74%) Unit Testing
7 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
7 13 (17.11%) Workflow
8 10 (13.16%) SDLC
8 10 (13.16%) SOA
9 9 (11.84%) Dependency Management
9 9 (11.84%) Open Source
10 8 (10.53%) Build Automation
10 8 (10.53%) iOS Development
10 8 (10.53%) Microservices
10 8 (10.53%) Mobile Development
11 7 (9.21%) Functional Testing
11 7 (9.21%) MVC
12 6 (7.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (75.00%) Java
2 37 (48.68%) SQL
3 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.74%) Python
5 10 (13.16%) Ruby
5 10 (13.16%) VB
6 9 (11.84%) Apple Swift
7 8 (10.53%) Groovy
7 8 (10.53%) Objective-C
8 5 (6.58%) Scala
9 4 (5.26%) C#
10 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.63%) Perl
11 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.32%) Jython
12 1 (1.32%) Korn
12 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) CA Wily
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) IBM
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Apple
3 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.95%) hybris
4 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) Coremetrics
5 2 (2.63%) Google
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) PayPal
6 1 (1.32%) HP
6 1 (1.32%) Pega
6 1 (1.32%) Perforce
6 1 (1.32%) SAP
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