Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 44 46
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 82 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.34% 4.76% 3.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.37% 20.00% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 44
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +1.82% -19.12%
10th Percentile £350 £307 £306
90th Percentile £525 £456 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -6.45%
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 501 345 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 32.62% 23.81% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 167 185
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £309 £263
90th Percentile £556 £488 £566
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +8.97% +6.85% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - £15.00
10th Percentile £52.50 - £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 - £16.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £44.25 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +105.81% -28.33% +15.38%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (57.32%) Java
3 41 (50.00%) SQL
4 35 (42.68%) REST
5 30 (36.59%) JIRA
5 30 (36.59%) Git (software)
6 28 (34.15%) SOAP
7 25 (30.49%) Spring
8 24 (29.27%) Jenkins
9 22 (26.83%) XML
10 21 (25.61%) Confluence
10 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (24.39%) RESTful
11 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 18 (21.95%) Python
12 18 (21.95%) Test Automation
13 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
13 17 (20.73%) Oracle
13 17 (20.73%) TDD
13 17 (20.73%) Finance
14 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
14 16 (19.51%) IBM
15 15 (18.29%) Internet
15 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
15 15 (18.29%) Linux
15 15 (18.29%) Hibernate
15 15 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
16 14 (17.07%) MVC
16 14 (17.07%) Maven
16 14 (17.07%) J2EE

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 21 (25.61%) Confluence
2 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
3 12 (14.63%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.98%) Apache
5 4 (4.88%) JBoss
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.44%) CMS
6 2 (2.44%) Documentum
6 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.20%) OpenShift
3 6 (7.32%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (3.66%) PaaS
4 3 (3.66%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) Internet
2 10 (12.20%) HTTP
3 2 (2.44%) Extranet
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (14.63%) Redis
4 11 (13.41%) MySQL
5 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
6 9 (10.98%) MongoDB
7 8 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (9.76%) NuoDB
8 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.22%) Apache Zeppelin
12 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.22%) JasperReports
12 1 (1.22%) QlikView
12 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 30 (36.59%) Git (software)
1 30 (36.59%) JIRA
2 24 (29.27%) Jenkins
3 14 (17.07%) Maven
4 12 (14.63%) Selenium
5 9 (10.98%) Appium
5 9 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (10.98%) Cucumber
5 9 (10.98%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.76%) Bitbucket
7 4 (4.88%) Calabash
7 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
8 3 (3.66%) Gradle
8 3 (3.66%) WebStorm
9 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.44%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.44%) Protractor
9 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Law
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Electronics
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 25 (30.49%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Developer
3 12 (14.63%) Tester
4 11 (13.41%) Automation Tester
4 11 (13.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Java Automation Tester
5 9 (10.98%) QA Automation Tester
5 9 (10.98%) QA Tester
6 6 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Java Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) HTML Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (42.68%) REST
2 28 (34.15%) SOAP
3 25 (30.49%) Spring
4 22 (26.83%) XML
5 20 (24.39%) RESTful
6 17 (20.73%) AngularJS
7 15 (18.29%) Hibernate
8 14 (17.07%) HTML
8 14 (17.07%) J2EE
9 13 (15.85%) JSON
10 12 (14.63%) CSS
11 11 (13.41%) Middleware
12 10 (12.20%) .NET
12 10 (12.20%) Spring MVC
13 8 (9.76%) Java EE
13 8 (9.76%) JDBC
13 8 (9.76%) LAMP
13 8 (9.76%) Spring Boot
13 8 (9.76%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (9.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Smart City
6 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Android
2 10 (12.20%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.76%) Mac OS X
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (21.95%) Test Automation
4 17 (20.73%) TDD
5 14 (17.07%) MVC
6 13 (15.85%) Open Source
6 13 (15.85%) SDLC
7 12 (14.63%) OO
8 11 (13.41%) Microservices
9 10 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (12.20%) CRM
9 10 (12.20%) DevOps
10 8 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.76%) Scrum
11 7 (8.54%) Unit Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 6 (7.32%) ITIL
12 6 (7.32%) Use Case
12 6 (7.32%) Validation
12 6 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 41 (50.00%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.95%) Python
5 12 (14.63%) Ruby
6 8 (9.76%) Apple Swift
6 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.76%) C#
7 6 (7.32%) Java 8
8 4 (4.88%) VB
9 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) ABAP
10 2 (2.44%) C++
10 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.22%) Groovy
11 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.22%) PHP
11 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Ansible
2 3 (3.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 16 (19.51%) IBM
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 4 (4.88%) Remedy
5 2 (2.44%) Adobe
5 2 (2.44%) hybris
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) New Relic
5 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.22%) Talend