Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 45 48
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 87 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.31% 4.89% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.97% 14.90% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 42 27
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £404 £308 £304
90th Percentile £838 £475 £573
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -6.25%
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 364 584 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 28.93% 32.83% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 259 152
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £314 £313 £285
90th Percentile £664 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £26.65 £24.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.04% -52.00% +257.14%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £30.83 £26.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +16.32% -27.40% +124.62%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 17 (58.62%) XML
2 16 (55.17%) SOAP
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) Java
4 13 (44.83%) REST
5 12 (41.38%) Python
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
7 10 (34.48%) JSON
7 10 (34.48%) JIRA
7 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
7 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
8 9 (31.03%) DevOps
8 9 (31.03%) RESTful
9 8 (27.59%) Open Source
9 8 (27.59%) Confluence
9 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (24.14%) Ruby
10 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 7 (24.14%) HTML
10 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
11 6 (20.69%) Ansible
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) OO
11 6 (20.69%) IBM
11 6 (20.69%) TDD
11 6 (20.69%) Banking
11 6 (20.69%) Workflow
12 5 (17.24%) WebSphere

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 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 8 (27.59%) Confluence
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
4 4 (13.79%) IIS
5 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.45%) Boomi
2 1 (3.45%) iPaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) npm
2 1 (3.45%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Extranet
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.79%) Redis
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) NuoDB
5 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
2 10 (34.48%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Appium
4 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.45%) Calabash
4 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.45%) GitLab
4 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.45%) Introscope
4 1 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.45%) Mocha
4 1 (3.45%) MSI
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Security Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) XML
2 16 (55.17%) SOAP
3 13 (44.83%) REST
4 10 (34.48%) JSON
5 9 (31.03%) RESTful
6 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) Middleware
8 4 (13.79%) Node.js
8 4 (13.79%) RAML
8 4 (13.79%) Swagger
8 4 (13.79%) YAML
9 3 (10.34%) .NET
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) DHTML
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) J2EE
9 3 (10.34%) LAMP
9 3 (10.34%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (10.34%) LDAP
9 3 (10.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.34%) Robotics
1 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.45%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 6 (20.69%) OO
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.69%) Workflow
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (13.79%) Information Security
6 4 (13.79%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (13.79%) OWASP
6 4 (13.79%) Security Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (24.14%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
5 3 (10.34%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) Groovy
7 1 (3.45%) Jython
7 1 (3.45%) Korn
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) GDPR
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (13.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) webMethods