Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 18 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 38 26
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.13% 2.04% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.83% 7.29% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Portsmouth median daily rate £335 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.18% -1.73% -
10th Percentile £313 £333 £343
90th Percentile £425 £518 £510
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £366 £375
% change year-on-year +7.85% -2.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.56% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.67% +5.88% +13.33%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 89 96 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 29.08% 27.99% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 61 34
Portsmouth median daily rate £364 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.06% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £296 £281 £298
90th Percentile £490 £500 £491
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +72.48% -42.02%
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £44.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.25% +18.67% -6.25%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Portsmouth

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Portsmouth

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Portsmouth

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Portsmouth

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Services in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) C#
2 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) MVC
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
4 22 (70.97%) Visual Studio
5 21 (67.74%) CSS
6 20 (64.52%) HTML
6 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
7 15 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
8 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (41.94%) REST
9 13 (41.94%) Ajax
9 13 (41.94%) XML
9 13 (41.94%) OOP
10 12 (38.71%) Windows
10 12 (38.71%) Web Development
10 12 (38.71%) Scrum
11 11 (35.48%) Telerik
11 11 (35.48%) SQL
11 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (35.48%) WCF
11 11 (35.48%) jQuery
11 11 (35.48%) TypeScript
11 11 (35.48%) Kendo UI
11 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (32.26%) LINQ
12 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) IMAP
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
1 3 (9.68%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (74.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (70.97%) Visual Studio
2 15 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 21 (67.74%) .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 15 (48.39%) C# Developer
5 14 (45.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
7 5 (16.13%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) Development Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (12.90%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (12.90%) SAP Mobile Consultant
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
10 2 (6.45%) ABAP Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Angular Developer
10 2 (6.45%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 21 (67.74%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (41.94%) Ajax
6 13 (41.94%) REST
6 13 (41.94%) XML
7 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 11 (35.48%) Kendo UI
7 11 (35.48%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
9 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
10 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (25.81%) RequireJS
11 6 (19.35%) HTML5
11 6 (19.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.13%) W3C
3 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (77.42%) MVC
2 13 (41.94%) OOP
3 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Web Development
4 11 (35.48%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (29.03%) API Development
5 9 (29.03%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (12.90%) Mobile Development
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Validation
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.45%) ABAP
4 2 (6.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Telerik
3 6 (19.35%) SAP
4 4 (12.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle