Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 15 24
Rank change year-on-year -30 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 81 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.24% 11.79% 6.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 25.63% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 76 36
Oxford median daily rate £375 £438 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -7.01% +10.71%
10th Percentile £253 £388 £393
90th Percentile £458 £538 £606
Oxfordshire median daily rate £444 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +1.43% -2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 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 192 316 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 39.59% 46.00% 39.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 271 192
Oxford median daily rate £425 £425 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.70% +10.83%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £313
90th Percentile £544 £590 £600
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £430 £450
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% -15.79%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

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 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) RAD
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Go
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow