Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 107 83 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.47% 7.27% 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.75% 17.70% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 75 99
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.85%
10th Percentile £325 £382 £338
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.43% -5.82% +8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £54.00 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +44.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 492 469 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 38.92% 41.07% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 357 342
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £300 £313 £308
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £48.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.55% +75.45% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32.50 £42.53 £12.60
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.98 £39.45
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Oxfordshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 55 £450 -5.76% 8
Kidlington +7 22 £545 +21.11% 3
Abingdon - 8 £420 - 6
Witney +1 1 £625 +127.27% 1
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 - 1
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 68 (63.55%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (37.38%) Java
3 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
5 32 (29.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 28 (26.17%) DevOps
7 26 (24.30%) SQL
8 24 (22.43%) .NET
8 24 (22.43%) AngularJS
9 23 (21.50%) HTML
9 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
10 21 (19.63%) C#
10 21 (19.63%) SCCM
11 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
11 20 (18.69%) Windows
12 19 (17.76%) DNS
12 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
12 19 (17.76%) Scrum
12 19 (17.76%) Puppet
12 19 (17.76%) Office 365
12 19 (17.76%) Terraform
13 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
14 17 (15.89%) JavaScript
14 17 (15.89%) Spring
14 17 (15.89%) Problem Management
14 17 (15.89%) Spring Boot
15 16 (14.95%) Windows 10
15 16 (14.95%) Mac OS
15 16 (14.95%) Apple iOS
15 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Office

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.93%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) Drupal
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (63.55%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (29.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (17.76%) Office 365
4 13 (12.15%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (5.61%) Datadog
5 6 (5.61%) SaaS
5 6 (5.61%) Slack
6 2 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.87%) GitHub
6 2 (1.87%) Serverless
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.93%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) DNS
2 15 (14.02%) DHCP
2 15 (14.02%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (4.67%) Network Security
3 5 (4.67%) VPN
4 4 (3.74%) BGP
4 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) Skype
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.02%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (10.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 11 (10.28%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.80%) MySQL
7 2 (1.87%) Redis
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.93%) Power BI
8 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.74%) JDeveloper
5 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) gulp
6 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Selenium
6 1 (0.93%) TestNG
6 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (14.02%) Publishing
2 12 (11.21%) Finance
3 11 (10.28%) General Ledger
4 6 (5.61%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (51.40%) Developer
2 18 (16.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (16.82%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.08%) AWS Engineer
4 13 (12.15%) SQL Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) AWS DevOps
6 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Angular Developer
6 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (9.35%) AWS Developer
6 10 (9.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (9.35%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Cloud Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (22.43%) .NET
1 24 (22.43%) AngularJS
2 23 (21.50%) HTML
3 17 (15.89%) Spring
3 17 (15.89%) Spring Boot
4 16 (14.95%) XML
5 14 (13.08%) Kafka
6 12 (11.21%) CSS
7 11 (10.28%) HTML5
8 10 (9.35%) Ajax
8 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET
8 10 (9.35%) jQuery
9 6 (5.61%) SAML
10 4 (3.74%) RESTful
10 4 (3.74%) XSLT
11 3 (2.80%) React
12 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
12 2 (1.87%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.87%) JSON
12 2 (1.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) User Experience
2 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.61%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server
3 16 (14.95%) Apple iOS
3 16 (14.95%) Mac OS
3 16 (14.95%) Windows 10
4 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (10.28%) Linux
6 5 (4.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.93%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) Debian
7 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) DevOps
3 19 (17.76%) Scrum
4 17 (15.89%) Problem Management
5 15 (14.02%) Application Packaging
5 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (14.02%) Data Protection
5 15 (14.02%) Mobile Device Management
6 14 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (13.08%) Quote-to-Cash
7 13 (12.15%) Microservices
7 13 (12.15%) Migration
7 13 (12.15%) Unit Testing
8 12 (11.21%) Data Modelling
8 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 12 (11.21%) Web Development
9 11 (10.28%) Personalization
9 11 (10.28%) Runbook
9 11 (10.28%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) Java
2 26 (24.30%) SQL
3 21 (19.63%) C#
4 20 (18.69%) PowerShell
5 17 (15.89%) JavaScript
6 12 (11.21%) Go
7 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL
8 9 (8.41%) Python
9 6 (5.61%) Ruby
10 4 (3.74%) Java 8
11 3 (2.80%) C++
11 3 (2.80%) VB
12 2 (1.87%) Scala
13 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.93%) Groovy
13 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) A+ Certification
1 4 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) GDPR
2 4 (3.74%) PMO
3 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.74%) Docker
3 4 (3.74%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) SCCM
2 19 (17.76%) Puppet
2 19 (17.76%) Terraform
3 15 (14.02%) Kubernetes
3 15 (14.02%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (6.54%) SCOM
5 5 (4.67%) Ansible
5 5 (4.67%) Nagios
6 4 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.93%) Packer
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.95%) Apple
2 16 (14.95%) Oracle
3 13 (12.15%) Google
4 7 (6.54%) New Relic
5 6 (5.61%) PagerDuty
6 5 (4.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.74%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.74%) Juniper
7 4 (3.74%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.80%) Ivanti
9 2 (1.87%) McAfee
10 1 (0.93%) Capita
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow