Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 July 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 53 60 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.66% 9.58% 10.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.85% 22.90% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 55 53
Oxford median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +15.38%
10th Percentile £313 £393 £338
90th Percentile £568 £577 £529
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +13.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxford median hourly rate - £54.00 -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £54.00 -

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 Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 297 262 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 42.92% 41.85% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 198 161
Oxford median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £320 £300
90th Percentile £548 £580 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Oxford median hourly rate £47.50 £49.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.04% +127.59% +35.94%
10th Percentile £18.25 £43.65 £12.20
90th Percentile £55.75 £53.35 £34.88
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +63.64% +15.79%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Oxford

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Oxford

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Oxford

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) Java
5 16 (30.19%) DNS
5 16 (30.19%) SCCM
6 15 (28.30%) Problem Management
7 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
7 14 (26.42%) HTML
7 14 (26.42%) Windows
7 14 (26.42%) Office 365
8 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
8 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
8 13 (24.53%) Windows 10
8 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
8 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (24.53%) Apple
8 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
8 13 (24.53%) Mac OS
9 12 (22.64%) Data Protection
9 12 (22.64%) Web Development
9 12 (22.64%) Application Packaging
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (22.64%) DHCP
9 12 (22.64%) .NET
9 12 (22.64%) GDPR
9 12 (22.64%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (22.64%) Microservices
9 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (26.42%) Office 365
4 10 (18.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (7.55%) SaaS
6 3 (5.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (5.66%) Datadog
6 3 (5.66%) Slack
7 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) DNS
2 12 (22.64%) DHCP
2 12 (22.64%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (7.55%) BGP
3 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.55%) Network Security
3 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.89%) git-flow
3 1 (1.89%) GitLab
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
3 1 (1.89%) gulp
3 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.89%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
1 4 (7.55%) General Ledger
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
2 2 (3.77%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Cloud Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Office 365 Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Server Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (11.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
3 12 (22.64%) .NET
4 11 (20.75%) HTML5
5 9 (16.98%) Spring
6 8 (15.09%) Spring Boot
7 6 (11.32%) Kafka
8 4 (7.55%) CSS
8 4 (7.55%) XML
9 3 (5.66%) SAML
10 2 (3.77%) Ajax
10 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.77%) jQuery
11 1 (1.89%) JSF
11 1 (1.89%) Middleware
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle ADF
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (1.89%) Play Framework
11 1 (1.89%) Scalatra
11 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Apple iOS
2 13 (24.53%) Mac OS
2 13 (24.53%) Windows 10
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Problem Management
3 12 (22.64%) Application Packaging
3 12 (22.64%) Data Protection
3 12 (22.64%) Microservices
3 12 (22.64%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (22.64%) Web Development
4 11 (20.75%) DevOps
4 11 (20.75%) Web Application Development
5 10 (18.87%) Runbook
5 10 (18.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (18.87%) UX Design
6 9 (16.98%) Migration
7 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (15.09%) Project Management
7 8 (15.09%) Scrum
8 7 (13.21%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (13.21%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
3 10 (18.87%) Go
4 7 (13.21%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) C#
6 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) Groovy
9 1 (1.89%) Java 8
9 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) GDPR
2 4 (7.55%) PMO
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) SCCM
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (13.21%) Puppet
3 7 (13.21%) Terraform
4 5 (9.43%) Kubernetes
4 5 (9.43%) SCOM
5 4 (7.55%) Nagios
6 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Apple
3 10 (18.87%) Google
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 4 (7.55%) New Relic
5 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
5 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.66%) PagerDuty
7 2 (3.77%) Ivanti
8 1 (1.89%) McAfee