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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 26 16
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 17 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.90% 2.00% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.48% 7.89% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year -2.14% +7.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year +10.34% -4.10%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 54 38 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 34.62% 25.33% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 15
Median daily rate £325 £320 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £486 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Web Services in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (55.17%) C#
3 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) .NET
3 16 (55.17%) MVC
4 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) CSS
6 12 (41.38%) HTML
7 11 (37.93%) XML
7 11 (37.93%) Ajax
8 10 (34.48%) Web Development
8 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (31.03%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (31.03%) Scrum
9 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
10 8 (27.59%) Telerik
10 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 8 (27.59%) Kendo UI
11 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (24.14%) REST
11 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
11 7 (24.14%) WCF
11 7 (24.14%) jQuery
11 7 (24.14%) OOP

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 (10.34%) Anypoint
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) IMAP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) SMTP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Visual Studio
2 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Web Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# Developer
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (17.24%) C# Web Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Technical Writer
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Digital Business Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 11 (37.93%) Ajax
4 11 (37.93%) XML
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
6 8 (27.59%) Kendo UI
7 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (24.14%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) REST
7 7 (24.14%) WCF
8 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (20.69%) Entity Framework
8 6 (20.69%) LINQ
8 6 (20.69%) LINQ to SQL
8 6 (20.69%) Razor View Engine
9 5 (17.24%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) W3C
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Web Development
4 9 (31.03%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) OOP
6 6 (20.69%) API Development
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) BPMN
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 5 (17.24%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Requirements Engineering
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.90%) OO
9 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) TypeScript
4 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) ABAP
6 2 (6.90%) SAPscript
7 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Telerik
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) MuleSoft
5 2 (6.90%) SAP
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