Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 19 33
Rank change year-on-year -19 +14 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 47 120 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.90% 9.81% 6.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.91% 23.81% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 104 73
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% -1.39% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £366 £340
90th Percentile £563 £538 £508
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.26% +6.88%

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 338 504 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 35.25% 41.21% 41.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 407 369
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £313
90th Percentile £538 £594 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.13% -13.33%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.82
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.60% +4.55%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -28 12 £440 -2.22% 10
Abingdon +2 11 £420 -20.00% 3
Kidlington +2 9 £450 +16.13% 1
Burford - 1 £245 -
Web Services
South East

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

1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) HTML
4 15 (31.91%) .NET
4 15 (31.91%) Go
5 14 (29.79%) C#
5 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
5 14 (29.79%) Google
6 13 (27.66%) Java
6 13 (27.66%) Microservices
6 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
7 12 (25.53%) User Experience
7 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.15%) Docker
8 9 (19.15%) HTML5
8 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
9 8 (17.02%) UX Design
9 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
9 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
9 8 (17.02%) CSS
9 8 (17.02%) Python
9 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
9 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
9 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
9 8 (17.02%) Life Science
9 8 (17.02%) Angular 2
9 8 (17.02%) User-Centered Design (UCD)

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 (4.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (8.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Serverless
4 3 (6.38%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.26%) GitHub
5 2 (4.26%) Office 365
6 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.26%) Redis
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) Power BI
5 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Maven
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) TestNG
4 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.77%) Publishing
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Finance
5 2 (4.26%) Billing
5 2 (4.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Developer
4 6 (12.77%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Angular Developer
5 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (10.64%) AWS Developer
5 5 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (8.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
2 16 (34.04%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) .NET
4 9 (19.15%) HTML5
5 8 (17.02%) Angular 2
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.02%) CSS
6 6 (12.77%) REST
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) WCF
7 5 (10.64%) XML
8 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (8.51%) Kafka
8 4 (8.51%) RESTful
8 4 (8.51%) Spring
8 4 (8.51%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) User Experience
2 8 (17.02%) Life Science
3 5 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
3 13 (27.66%) Microservices
4 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
5 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
5 8 (17.02%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 8 (17.02%) UX Design
5 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
6 7 (14.89%) DevOps
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.64%) Migration
8 5 (10.64%) Quote-to-Cash
9 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) Go
3 14 (29.79%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.66%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) Python
6 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (2.13%) Java 8
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
9 1 (2.13%) VBA
9 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
2 6 (12.77%) Ansible
3 5 (10.64%) Puppet
4 4 (8.51%) Terraform
5 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.26%) SCCM
6 2 (4.26%) SCOM
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Google
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.13%) CommVault
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) Sun