Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 28 33
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 85 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.55% 8.82% 6.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.72% 22.03% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 57 37
Oxford median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £388 £338 £273
90th Percentile £555 £533 £500
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%
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 268 286 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.41% 40.06% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 225 228
Oxford median daily rate £450 £443 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +7.53% -3.18%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £259
90th Percentile £590 £570 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Oxford median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -15.00% +43.68%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 76 (89.41%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (62.35%) HTML
2 53 (62.35%) JavaScript
3 51 (60.00%) CSS
4 47 (55.29%) AngularJS
5 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (42.35%) SQL
7 35 (41.18%) MVC
7 35 (41.18%) Scrum
7 35 (41.18%) Test Automation
8 33 (38.82%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (37.65%) Java
10 31 (36.47%) Kanban
11 29 (34.12%) TDD
12 26 (30.59%) Pair Programming
13 25 (29.41%) Web Development
14 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
15 23 (27.06%) .NET
16 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
16 22 (25.88%) jQuery
17 21 (24.71%) QA
17 21 (24.71%) Ajax
17 21 (24.71%) C#
17 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
17 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
17 21 (24.71%) SOA
18 20 (23.53%) VB.NET
19 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
20 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (17.65%) HTML5

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 6 (7.06%) Confluence
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Magento
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 76 (89.41%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (2.35%) Serverless
5 1 (1.18%) Akamai
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.18%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.18%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) PaaS
5 1 (1.18%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) DNS
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) Network Security
2 5 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (4.71%) BGP
3 4 (4.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.71%) VPN
4 3 (3.53%) DHCP
4 3 (3.53%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.53%) LDAP
5 1 (1.18%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) IPsec
5 1 (1.18%) LAN
5 1 (1.18%) MPLS
5 1 (1.18%) OSPF
5 1 (1.18%) VoIP
5 1 (1.18%) VRRP
5 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 14 (16.47%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) MySQL
7 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.29%) Grunt
2 13 (15.29%) gulp
2 13 (15.29%) IntelliJ
3 12 (14.12%) JIRA
4 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (9.41%) JUnit
4 8 (9.41%) SoapUI
5 7 (8.24%) Maven
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (4.71%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.18%) Ant
10 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.18%) GitLab
10 1 (1.18%) Gradle
10 1 (1.18%) JMeter
10 1 (1.18%) Subversion
10 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.59%) Publishing
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (67.06%) Developer
2 32 (37.65%) AWS Developer
3 21 (24.71%) SQL Developer
4 20 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 20 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 19 (22.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (22.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Agile Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Java Developer
7 13 (15.29%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (14.12%) Node.js Developer
9 10 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) JavaScript Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (8.24%) Angular Developer
12 6 (7.06%) QA Tester
12 6 (7.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (62.35%) HTML
2 51 (60.00%) CSS
3 47 (55.29%) AngularJS
4 23 (27.06%) .NET
5 22 (25.88%) jQuery
6 21 (24.71%) Ajax
6 21 (24.71%) ASP.NET
7 15 (17.65%) CSS3
7 15 (17.65%) HTML5
7 15 (17.65%) JSON
7 15 (17.65%) Node.js
8 14 (16.47%) LESS
8 14 (16.47%) React
8 14 (16.47%) Sass
9 13 (15.29%) Dropwizard
9 13 (15.29%) Hystrix
9 13 (15.29%) Scalatra
10 12 (14.12%) Play Framework
11 11 (12.94%) SOAP
12 6 (7.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.06%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.53%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Linux
2 8 (9.41%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.71%) Unix
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.18%) Android
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (41.18%) MVC
2 35 (41.18%) Scrum
2 35 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 33 (38.82%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (36.47%) Kanban
5 29 (34.12%) TDD
6 26 (30.59%) Pair Programming
7 25 (29.41%) Web Development
8 22 (25.88%) Software Engineering
9 21 (24.71%) SOA
10 14 (16.47%) Open Source
10 14 (16.47%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.29%) API Development
11 13 (15.29%) BDD
11 13 (15.29%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (15.29%) Front End Development
11 13 (15.29%) Refactoring
11 13 (15.29%) SOLID
11 13 (15.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (62.35%) JavaScript
2 36 (42.35%) SQL
3 32 (37.65%) Java
4 21 (24.71%) C#
5 20 (23.53%) VB.NET
6 14 (16.47%) Groovy
6 14 (16.47%) PHP
7 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.88%) Scala
8 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.71%) Python
9 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) C-shell
10 1 (1.18%) Perl
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Degree
2 6 (7.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (24.71%) QA
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) PMO
3 1 (1.18%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Docker
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (16.47%) Terraform
2 9 (10.59%) SCOM
3 5 (5.88%) SCCM
4 4 (4.71%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (4.71%) Nagios
5 2 (2.35%) Puppet
6 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.18%) Packer
6 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) New Relic
3 9 (10.59%) Oracle
4 8 (9.41%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.88%) Talend
5 5 (5.88%) VMware
6 4 (4.71%) Infor
6 4 (4.71%) McAfee
7 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) Juniper
7 2 (2.35%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Google
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.18%) Splunk