Period
to 28 July 2017

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 28 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 20 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 98 100 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.20% 8.49% 6.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.50% 24.33% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 89 80
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.65% +28.69%
10th Percentile £375 £338 £324
90th Percentile £557 £538 £454
South East median daily rate £405 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -4.71% +11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £54.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -18.75%

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 478 411 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.00% 34.89% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 309 321
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £263
90th Percentile £575 £532 £505
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £41.50 £12.60 £14.50
90th Percentile £52.70 £39.45 £49.25
South East median hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.13% +9.59% +8.15%

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 28 July 2017.

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 28 July 2017. 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 58 £463 +2.78% 14
Kidlington -3 5 £450 - 1
Banbury - 2 - -
Witney -3 1 £275 -45.00%
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 73 (74.49%) Java
2 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (35.71%) TDD
4 35 (35.71%) Scrum
5 34 (34.69%) REST
6 30 (30.61%) RESTful
7 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 27 (27.55%) Pair Programming
10 25 (25.51%) Google
10 25 (25.51%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (24.49%) JSON
11 24 (24.49%) Google App Engine
12 23 (23.47%) Test Automation
12 23 (23.47%) Kanban
12 23 (23.47%) Spring
12 23 (23.47%) SOAP
12 23 (23.47%) E-Commerce
13 22 (22.45%) Google Compute Engine
14 21 (21.43%) AngularJS
14 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
14 21 (21.43%) Linux
14 21 (21.43%) Maven
15 20 (20.41%) Software Engineering
15 20 (20.41%) CSS
15 20 (20.41%) HTML
16 19 (19.39%) JBoss
16 19 (19.39%) Web Development
17 18 (18.37%) Dropwizard

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 19 (19.39%) JBoss
2 13 (13.27%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.04%) nginx
6 1 (1.02%) Drupal
6 1 (1.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Magento
2 3 (3.06%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (25.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 24 (24.49%) Google App Engine
4 22 (22.45%) Google Compute Engine
5 7 (7.14%) GitHub
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.02%) Force.com
8 1 (1.02%) Google Container Engine
8 1 (1.02%) PaaS
8 1 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) SSL
2 3 (3.06%) Network Security
2 3 (3.06%) WAN
3 2 (2.04%) DNS
3 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.04%) Firewall
3 2 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.04%) VoIP
3 2 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (1.02%) BGP
4 1 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (1.02%) LAN
4 1 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
2 10 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.04%) Big Data
6 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.02%) MySQL
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 21 (21.43%) Maven
2 10 (10.20%) Mockito
2 10 (10.20%) Selenium
3 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.16%) Grunt
4 8 (8.16%) gulp
4 8 (8.16%) IntelliJ
4 8 (8.16%) JIRA
5 7 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.14%) JUnit
6 6 (6.12%) Gradle
6 6 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.04%) Subversion
8 1 (1.02%) Ant
8 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (16.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Automotive
3 1 (1.02%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (83.67%) Developer
2 52 (53.06%) Java Developer
3 23 (23.47%) AWS Developer
4 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Agile Developer
5 11 (11.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Node.js Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
10 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.08%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (34.69%) REST
2 30 (30.61%) RESTful
3 24 (24.49%) JSON
4 23 (23.47%) SOAP
4 23 (23.47%) Spring
5 21 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 20 (20.41%) CSS
6 20 (20.41%) HTML
7 18 (18.37%) Dropwizard
8 11 (11.22%) CSS3
8 11 (11.22%) Node.js
8 11 (11.22%) Spring Boot
9 10 (10.20%) LESS
9 10 (10.20%) Sass
10 9 (9.18%) HTML5
10 9 (9.18%) Play Framework
11 8 (8.16%) Hystrix
11 8 (8.16%) React
11 8 (8.16%) Scalatra
12 7 (7.14%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.06%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (2.04%) Linked Data
2 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.02%) Windows
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) Scrum
2 35 (35.71%) TDD
3 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (27.55%) Pair Programming
5 23 (23.47%) E-Commerce
5 23 (23.47%) Kanban
5 23 (23.47%) Test Automation
6 20 (20.41%) Software Engineering
7 19 (19.39%) Web Development
8 17 (17.35%) Unit Testing
9 14 (14.29%) Microservices
9 14 (14.29%) MVC
10 13 (13.27%) SOLID
11 12 (12.24%) BDD
12 11 (11.22%) Open Source
13 10 (10.20%) API Development
14 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
15 8 (8.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 8 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (74.49%) Java
2 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.27%) SQL
4 11 (11.22%) PHP
5 9 (9.18%) C#
6 8 (8.16%) Groovy
6 8 (8.16%) Scala
7 6 (6.12%) C++
8 5 (5.10%) Python
9 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.04%) COBOL
11 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.02%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.02%) SOQL
11 1 (1.02%) SOSL
11 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) HND
3 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Terraform
2 3 (3.06%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.04%) Nagios
3 2 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Google
2 8 (8.16%) New Relic
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Infor
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.04%) Juniper
4 2 (2.04%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.04%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.04%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.02%) PayPal
5 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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