Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 33 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 96 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.90% 5.84% 3.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.09% 19.83% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 38
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -5.08% -13.24%
10th Percentile £357 £308 £310
90th Percentile £654 £441 £458
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.11% -8.75%
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 460 484 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 30.48% 29.44% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 204 153
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +5.63%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £258
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +8.97% +6.85% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +55.17% -20.55% +40.38%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 40 (54.05%) Java
3 36 (48.65%) REST
4 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (41.89%) XML
5 31 (41.89%) Git (software)
6 30 (40.54%) SOAP
7 26 (35.14%) JIRA
7 26 (35.14%) Jenkins
8 25 (33.78%) RESTful
9 23 (31.08%) Python
10 18 (24.32%) Linux
10 18 (24.32%) Spring
10 18 (24.32%) JSON
11 17 (22.97%) Ruby
11 17 (22.97%) Confluence
12 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (21.62%) Oracle
12 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
12 16 (21.62%) Open Source
13 15 (20.27%) IBM
13 15 (20.27%) SDLC
14 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
14 14 (18.92%) MVC
15 13 (17.57%) Middleware
15 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
15 13 (17.57%) DevOps
16 12 (16.22%) Self-Motivation
16 12 (16.22%) Redis
16 12 (16.22%) OpenShift

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 17 (22.97%) Confluence
2 16 (21.62%) Tomcat
3 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
4 6 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.76%) JBoss
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (4.05%) Apache
7 2 (2.70%) CMS
7 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.35%) Documentum
8 1 (1.35%) IIS
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPEL
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) OpenShift
2 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.05%) SaaS
3 3 (4.05%) Sauce Labs
4 2 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Internet
2 6 (8.11%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) Extranet
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.22%) Redis
3 11 (14.86%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (12.16%) MySQL
5 9 (12.16%) NuoDB
5 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.46%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.35%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.35%) QlikView
8 1 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) Git (software)
2 26 (35.14%) Jenkins
2 26 (35.14%) JIRA
3 12 (16.22%) Maven
4 8 (10.81%) Selenium
5 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.76%) Calabash
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.41%) Appium
7 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.41%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.05%) Gradle
8 3 (4.05%) WebStorm
9 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.70%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.70%) NeoLoad
10 1 (1.35%) Introscope
10 1 (1.35%) MSI
General
1 9 (12.16%) Banking
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Developer
2 17 (22.97%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Automation Tester
3 10 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Tester
4 9 (12.16%) QA Automation Tester
4 9 (12.16%) QA Tester
5 8 (10.81%) Java Automation Tester
6 7 (9.46%) Architect
6 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Python Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Security Architect
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 3 (4.05%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.65%) REST
2 31 (41.89%) XML
3 30 (40.54%) SOAP
4 25 (33.78%) RESTful
5 18 (24.32%) JSON
5 18 (24.32%) Spring
6 13 (17.57%) Middleware
7 12 (16.22%) Hibernate
7 12 (16.22%) HTML
8 11 (14.86%) .NET
9 10 (13.51%) J2EE
9 10 (13.51%) RAML
9 10 (13.51%) Swagger
9 10 (13.51%) YAML
10 9 (12.16%) CSS
10 9 (12.16%) LAMP
10 9 (12.16%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (12.16%) Spring MVC
11 8 (10.81%) DHTML
12 7 (9.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (14.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) RIA
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.76%) Unix
2 5 (6.76%) Windows
3 4 (5.41%) Android
3 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Open Source
3 15 (20.27%) SDLC
4 14 (18.92%) MVC
5 13 (17.57%) DevOps
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.22%) Microservices
7 11 (14.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (14.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (13.51%) TDD
8 10 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 9 (12.16%) OO
9 9 (12.16%) Use Case
10 8 (10.81%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (10.81%) Workflow
11 7 (9.46%) Records Management
11 7 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (9.46%) UML
12 5 (6.76%) Functional Testing
12 5 (6.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.76%) SQL
2 40 (54.05%) Java
3 23 (31.08%) Python
4 17 (22.97%) Ruby
5 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 13 (17.57%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.46%) C#
8 6 (8.11%) VB
9 5 (6.76%) Java 8
10 4 (5.41%) Apple Swift
10 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.70%) Groovy
11 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.35%) Jython
12 1 (1.35%) Korn
12 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.35%) PHP
12 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) GDPR
2 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Ansible
2 3 (4.05%) Terraform
3 1 (1.35%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) Remedy
4 2 (2.70%) Adobe
4 2 (2.70%) hybris
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
4 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau