Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 15 27
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Services 84 129 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.02% 10.30% 7.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.54% 27.22% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 114 94
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £370 £375 £338
90th Percentile £600 £569 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 453 474 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 37.84% 37.83% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 387 396
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -0.85% +10.31%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £550 £590 £574
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £20.00
10th Percentile £34.25 - £13.90
90th Percentile £43.75 - £33.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -23 30 £450 - 9
Kidlington +4 15 £438 +4.48%
Abingdon +1 14 £420 -20.00% 3
Witney -2 1 £625 - 7
Burford - 1 £245 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £525 - 1
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (39.29%) Java
3 33 (39.29%) SQL
4 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
5 25 (29.76%) Scrum
5 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
6 24 (28.57%) .NET
7 23 (27.38%) HTML
8 22 (26.19%) C#
8 22 (26.19%) Kubernetes
9 19 (22.62%) Spring Boot
9 19 (22.62%) DevOps
9 19 (22.62%) Spring
10 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (19.05%) Quote-to-Cash
12 16 (19.05%) Kafka
12 16 (19.05%) Oracle
13 15 (17.86%) XML
13 15 (17.86%) Go
13 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
14 14 (16.67%) Microservices
14 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 13 (15.48%) Google
15 13 (15.48%) CSS
16 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
16 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (14.29%) PL/SQL

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 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) Drupal
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle EBS R12
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Financials
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (40.48%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (4.76%) Serverless
5 3 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (3.57%) Datadog
5 3 (3.57%) Office 365
5 3 (3.57%) SaaS
5 3 (3.57%) Slack
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) DHCP
1 1 (1.19%) DNS
1 1 (1.19%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (13.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) Redis
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.19%) PowerPivot
7 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.19%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.76%) JDeveloper
4 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
6 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.38%) Maven
6 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.19%) Grunt
7 1 (1.19%) gulp
7 1 (1.19%) JIRA
7 1 (1.19%) NUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Selenium
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.19%) Subversion
7 1 (1.19%) TestNG
7 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
1 12 (14.29%) Publishing
2 11 (13.10%) General Ledger
3 8 (9.52%) Billing
4 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (59.52%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Software Engineer
3 13 (15.48%) SQL Developer
4 11 (13.10%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.90%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Angular Developer
5 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (11.90%) AWS Developer
5 10 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Java Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
2 24 (28.57%) .NET
3 23 (27.38%) HTML
4 19 (22.62%) Spring
4 19 (22.62%) Spring Boot
5 16 (19.05%) Kafka
6 15 (17.86%) XML
7 13 (15.48%) CSS
8 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 11 (13.10%) HTML5
10 10 (11.90%) Ajax
10 10 (11.90%) jQuery
11 6 (7.14%) Angular 2
12 5 (5.95%) REST
13 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (4.76%) RESTful
13 4 (4.76%) WCF
14 3 (3.57%) .NET Framework
14 3 (3.57%) SAML
14 3 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.14%) Life Science
3 5 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.19%) Unix
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.76%) Scrum
3 19 (22.62%) DevOps
4 17 (20.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (19.05%) Quote-to-Cash
6 15 (17.86%) Unit Testing
7 14 (16.67%) Microservices
7 14 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 11 (13.10%) MVC
9 11 (13.10%) Personalization
9 11 (13.10%) Web Application Development
10 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
10 10 (11.90%) UX Design
11 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (9.52%) Open Source
12 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
13 7 (8.33%) Migration
14 6 (7.14%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) Java
1 33 (39.29%) SQL
2 22 (26.19%) C#
3 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.86%) Go
5 12 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 11 (13.10%) Python
7 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.76%) Java 8
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby
9 3 (3.57%) VB
10 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.38%) C++
10 2 (2.38%) Perl
10 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.19%) Groovy
11 1 (1.19%) Scala
11 1 (1.19%) VBA
11 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) PMO
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (26.19%) Kubernetes
2 10 (11.90%) Puppet
3 8 (9.52%) Ansible
3 8 (9.52%) Terraform
4 5 (5.95%) SCCM
5 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) Google
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.76%) New Relic
5 3 (3.57%) Ivanti
5 3 (3.57%) PagerDuty
5 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.19%) Apple
7 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow