Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 August 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 31 41
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 -14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 45 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.70% 3.19% 3.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.63% 12.40% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 13
Southampton median daily rate £513 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £384 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £550 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £389 £363
% change year-on-year +9.40% +7.17% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +44.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 208 121 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 40.23% 25.74% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 64 88
Southampton median daily rate £500 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.52% -2.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Southampton median hourly rate - £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -35.00%
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year - -1.16% +17.81%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Southampton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Southampton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Southampton over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Southampton

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 30 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 29 (64.44%) Java
3 27 (60.00%) Spring
3 27 (60.00%) Docker
3 27 (60.00%) RESTful
3 27 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 26 (57.78%) Hibernate
4 26 (57.78%) JMS
5 25 (55.56%) MVC
5 25 (55.56%) REST
6 24 (53.33%) NoSQL
6 24 (53.33%) Maven
6 24 (53.33%) Java 8
7 23 (51.11%) Java 9
7 23 (51.11%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (51.11%) Spring MVC
7 23 (51.11%) Games
7 23 (51.11%) TDD
7 23 (51.11%) MQSeries
7 23 (51.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (51.11%) BDD
7 23 (51.11%) Scala
7 23 (51.11%) Microservices
7 23 (51.11%) Spring Boot
7 23 (51.11%) Couchbase
7 23 (51.11%) Play Framework
8 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.78%) DevOps

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 23 (51.11%) MQSeries
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) Alfresco
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.11%) SaaS
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (8.89%) AWS Fargate
4 4 (8.89%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (8.89%) Serverless
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.22%) GitHub
6 1 (2.22%) IaaS
6 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 24 (53.33%) NoSQL
3 23 (51.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (51.11%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 30 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 24 (53.33%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (51.11%) Games
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Integration Architect
5 2 (4.44%) AWS Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Web Architect
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (2.22%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) RESTful
1 27 (60.00%) Spring
2 26 (57.78%) Hibernate
2 26 (57.78%) JMS
3 25 (55.56%) REST
4 23 (51.11%) Play Framework
4 23 (51.11%) Spring Boot
4 23 (51.11%) Spring MVC
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
6 4 (8.89%) JSP
6 4 (8.89%) Vue.js
6 4 (8.89%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) GWT
7 3 (6.67%) Java EE
7 3 (6.67%) JSF
7 3 (6.67%) OAuth
7 3 (6.67%) XSLT
8 2 (4.44%) Ajax
8 2 (4.44%) CSS
8 2 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) MVC
3 23 (51.11%) BDD
3 23 (51.11%) Microservices
3 23 (51.11%) TDD
4 8 (17.78%) DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Coaching
5 3 (6.67%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.44%) API Design
6 2 (4.44%) Service Design
6 2 (4.44%) WFM
7 1 (2.22%) API Development
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.22%) Kanban
7 1 (2.22%) Presales
7 1 (2.22%) Scrum
7 1 (2.22%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) Java
2 24 (53.33%) Java 8
3 23 (51.11%) Java 9
3 23 (51.11%) Scala
4 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) Python
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.67%) Groovy
6 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.67%) XQuery
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) ATG
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle
1 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.22%) hybris
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft