Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 44 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 87 53 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.94% 4.07% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.65% 17.85% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 32 32
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £309 £307 £300
90th Percentile £475 £538 £463
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £360 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.01

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 556 297 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 31.56% 22.83% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 157 219
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £263 £268
90th Percentile £525 £523 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.33% +2.81% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +257.14% -14.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £36.50 £20.63
% change year-on-year -20.55% +76.97% +26.61%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 71 (81.61%) Java
2 54 (62.07%) Spring
3 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (45.98%) Jenkins
5 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
6 32 (36.78%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (33.33%) Maven
8 28 (32.18%) RESTful
8 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
9 27 (31.03%) SQL
9 27 (31.03%) JIRA
10 25 (28.74%) AngularJS
10 25 (28.74%) SOAP
10 25 (28.74%) Docker
11 24 (27.59%) TDD
11 24 (27.59%) QA
12 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
13 22 (25.29%) HTML
14 21 (24.14%) CSS
14 21 (24.14%) WebSphere
14 21 (24.14%) REST
15 20 (22.99%) Redis
15 20 (22.99%) Eclipse
16 19 (21.84%) Test Automation
17 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
18 17 (19.54%) IBM
18 17 (19.54%) Windows
18 17 (19.54%) OO
18 17 (19.54%) XML
18 17 (19.54%) 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 (24.14%) WebSphere
2 11 (12.64%) Confluence
2 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
3 10 (11.49%) Apache
3 10 (11.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (8.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
7 5 (5.75%) JBoss
7 5 (5.75%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.30%) Alfresco
8 2 (2.30%) CMS
8 2 (2.30%) Drupal
8 2 (2.30%) Liferay
9 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.15%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.15%) IIS
9 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Sauce Labs
3 5 (5.75%) Google Analytics
3 5 (5.75%) Google Checkout
3 5 (5.75%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.30%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Internet
2 10 (11.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) Extranet
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) Redis
2 16 (18.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.20%) MySQL
4 6 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.75%) Big Data
5 5 (5.75%) Endeca
5 5 (5.75%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.60%) Hazelcast
6 4 (4.60%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.15%) GIS
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Jenkins
2 34 (39.08%) Git (software)
3 29 (33.33%) Maven
4 27 (31.03%) JIRA
5 20 (22.99%) Eclipse
6 15 (17.24%) Selenium
7 13 (14.94%) Cucumber
8 10 (11.49%) Appium
9 9 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (10.34%) Bitbucket
9 9 (10.34%) WebDriver
10 8 (9.20%) Ant
10 8 (9.20%) Hudson
10 8 (9.20%) JUnit
10 8 (9.20%) Protractor
11 6 (6.90%) Mockito
12 5 (5.75%) Calabash
12 5 (5.75%) Gradle
12 5 (5.75%) Subversion
13 4 (4.60%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (17.24%) Banking
2 14 (16.09%) Finance
3 12 (13.79%) Retail
4 7 (8.05%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (63.22%) Developer
2 44 (50.57%) Java Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Tester
4 15 (17.24%) Automation Tester
5 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (11.49%) QA Automation Tester
6 10 (11.49%) QA Tester
7 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) J2EE Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.75%) J2EE Team Leader
10 5 (5.75%) Java Automation Tester
10 5 (5.75%) Java Team Leader
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (5.75%) Senior J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (62.07%) Spring
2 28 (32.18%) RESTful
3 25 (28.74%) AngularJS
3 25 (28.74%) SOAP
4 23 (26.44%) Hibernate
5 22 (25.29%) HTML
6 21 (24.14%) CSS
6 21 (24.14%) REST
7 17 (19.54%) J2EE
7 17 (19.54%) XML
8 12 (13.79%) JSON
9 10 (11.49%) Apache CXF
9 10 (11.49%) Java EE
9 10 (11.49%) JDBC
9 10 (11.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (10.34%) HTML5
10 9 (10.34%) JSP
10 9 (10.34%) Spring Boot
11 8 (9.20%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (9.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.75%) Public Cloud
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) iPad
4 1 (1.15%) Online Games
4 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.54%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Android
2 13 (14.94%) Apple iOS
3 9 (10.34%) Mac OS X
4 7 (8.05%) Linux
5 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.15%) CentOS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) SUSE
6 1 (1.15%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (36.78%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (27.59%) TDD
4 19 (21.84%) Test Automation
5 17 (19.54%) OO
6 15 (17.24%) Microservices
7 13 (14.94%) CRM
7 13 (14.94%) MVC
7 13 (14.94%) Scrum
7 13 (14.94%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.79%) Open Source
8 12 (13.79%) SOA
9 11 (12.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (12.64%) DevOps
9 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (9.20%) SDLC
10 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.05%) BDD
11 7 (8.05%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) Java
2 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.03%) SQL
4 13 (14.94%) Apple Swift
5 8 (9.20%) C#
6 6 (6.90%) Python
7 5 (5.75%) Ruby
7 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.60%) Objective-C
8 4 (4.60%) Scala
8 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.45%) ES6
9 3 (3.45%) Perl
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) C++
10 2 (2.30%) VB
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.15%) PHP
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (28.74%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.15%) vCloud
2 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Ansible
1 3 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.30%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.15%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.15%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.15%) Nagios
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.15%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (19.54%) IBM
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) HP
3 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.75%) Coremetrics
4 5 (5.75%) Google
4 5 (5.75%) hybris
4 5 (5.75%) PayPal
5 4 (4.60%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.45%) Avaya
7 2 (2.30%) Apple
7 2 (2.30%) OpenText
8 1 (1.15%) CA
8 1 (1.15%) Lotus
8 1 (1.15%) NetApp
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.15%) Sun
8 1 (1.15%) SunGard
8 1 (1.15%) VMware