Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 24 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 76 86 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.17% 7.41% 9.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.23% 17.59% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 91
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £295 £340 £281
90th Percentile £604 £538 £540
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £420
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £54.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -2.17% +11.52% +37.50%

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 499 489 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 40.50% 42.16% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 349 296
Oxfordshire median daily rate £444 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +11.11% -4.38%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £281
90th Percentile £600 £580 £525
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +181.25% -13.51%
10th Percentile £37.65 £41.50 £12.40
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.70 £29.30
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +17.65%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -10 49 £450 +7.14% 11
Kidlington -2 15 £545 +22.82% 1
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 65 (85.53%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
3 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (31.58%) HTML
5 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
6 22 (28.95%) Java
6 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 20 (26.32%) .NET
7 20 (26.32%) Windows
8 19 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 19 (25.00%) DNS
8 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (23.68%) SCCM
9 18 (23.68%) Office 365
9 18 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 18 (23.68%) Windows Server
10 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
11 16 (21.05%) Apple
11 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
11 16 (21.05%) Windows 10
11 16 (21.05%) DevOps
11 16 (21.05%) Microservices
11 16 (21.05%) Mac OS
11 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
12 15 (19.74%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Intune
12 15 (19.74%) Data Protection
12 15 (19.74%) Mobile Device Management
12 15 (19.74%) Remote Desktop

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 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Mongoose
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 65 (85.53%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (38.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (23.68%) Office 365
4 14 (18.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.26%) SaaS
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.95%) Datadog
6 3 (3.95%) Google App Engine
6 3 (3.95%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (3.95%) Slack
7 1 (1.32%) Akamai
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.32%) PaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) DNS
2 15 (19.74%) DHCP
2 15 (19.74%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (6.58%) Firewall
3 5 (6.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (6.58%) Network Security
3 5 (6.58%) VPN
4 4 (5.26%) BGP
4 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) Skype
5 1 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SSDT
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.26%) Grunt
3 4 (5.26%) gulp
3 4 (5.26%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.95%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.32%) git-flow
6 1 (1.32%) GitLab
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (14.47%) Publishing
2 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) .NET Developer
5 11 (14.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (14.47%) C# Developer
6 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.16%) AWS Developer
6 10 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 10 (13.16%) Support Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (11.84%) SCCM Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (10.53%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) HTML
2 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
3 20 (26.32%) .NET
4 15 (19.74%) CSS
5 12 (15.79%) HTML5
6 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.16%) jQuery
8 9 (11.84%) Ajax
9 6 (7.89%) REST
10 5 (6.58%) Spring
11 4 (5.26%) Dropwizard
11 4 (5.26%) Hystrix
11 4 (5.26%) Play Framework
11 4 (5.26%) Scalatra
11 4 (5.26%) Spring Boot
12 3 (3.95%) SAML
12 3 (3.95%) SOAP
13 2 (2.63%) JSON
13 2 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) User Experience
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Windows
2 18 (23.68%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 16 (21.05%) Mac OS
3 16 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) Linux
5 5 (6.58%) Unix
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Debian
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.37%) Problem Management
3 16 (21.05%) DevOps
3 16 (21.05%) Microservices
4 15 (19.74%) Application Packaging
4 15 (19.74%) Data Protection
4 15 (19.74%) Mobile Device Management
5 14 (18.42%) Web Development
6 13 (17.11%) MVC
7 12 (15.79%) Migration
7 12 (15.79%) Web Application Development
8 11 (14.47%) Runbook
8 11 (14.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.84%) ITIL
10 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.53%) UX Design
11 7 (9.21%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) Java
1 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 15 (19.74%) C#
4 13 (17.11%) SQL
5 11 (14.47%) Go
6 9 (11.84%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.26%) Groovy
7 4 (5.26%) Java 8
7 4 (5.26%) Python
8 3 (3.95%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) Scala
9 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.63%) VBScript
10 1 (1.32%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 4 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) GDPR
2 4 (5.26%) PMO
2 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (7.89%) Docker
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (23.68%) SCCM
2 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (19.74%) Terraform
3 14 (18.42%) Puppet
4 7 (9.21%) SCOM
5 5 (6.58%) Nagios
6 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.32%) Ansible
8 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.32%) Packer
8 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Apple
3 14 (18.42%) Google
4 8 (10.53%) New Relic
5 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.26%) Juniper
6 4 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.95%) PagerDuty
8 2 (2.63%) McAfee
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle
9 1 (1.32%) Capita
9 1 (1.32%) Informatica
9 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com