Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 51 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 10.78% 1.94% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.12% 8.26% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 7 14
Southampton median daily rate £513 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.41% -14.12% +14.86%
10th Percentile £396 £308 £285
90th Percentile £531 £508 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £434 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.44% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.43% -25.65%

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 203 109 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 42.92% 23.44% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 64 67
Southampton median daily rate £450 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £332 £313 £285
90th Percentile £538 £538 £543
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Southampton median hourly rate - £45.20 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +268.94% -67.33%
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.46
% change year-on-year - +1.21% -1.20%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 38 (74.51%) MVC
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (70.59%) RESTful
3 35 (68.63%) Spring
3 35 (68.63%) REST
3 35 (68.63%) Hibernate
3 35 (68.63%) Java
3 35 (68.63%) JMS
4 34 (66.67%) MongoDB
4 34 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 34 (66.67%) Docker
4 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 33 (64.71%) Scala
5 33 (64.71%) Spring MVC
5 33 (64.71%) Maven
5 33 (64.71%) BDD
5 33 (64.71%) Play Framework
5 33 (64.71%) Couchbase
5 33 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 33 (64.71%) NoSQL
5 33 (64.71%) Games
5 33 (64.71%) TDD
5 33 (64.71%) MQSeries
5 33 (64.71%) Spring Boot
5 33 (64.71%) Microservices
5 33 (64.71%) Java 9
5 33 (64.71%) Greenfield Project
5 33 (64.71%) Java 8
6 9 (17.65%) SQL
6 9 (17.65%) .NET

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 33 (64.71%) MQSeries
2 3 (5.88%) Alfresco
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Fargate
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) LAN
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
1 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 33 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 33 (64.71%) Couchbase
2 33 (64.71%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 34 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 34 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 33 (64.71%) Maven
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (64.71%) Games
2 2 (3.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (96.08%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) Java Developer
3 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
6 1 (1.96%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Angular Developer
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (1.96%) AWS Developer
6 1 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (70.59%) RESTful
2 35 (68.63%) Hibernate
2 35 (68.63%) JMS
2 35 (68.63%) REST
2 35 (68.63%) Spring
3 33 (64.71%) Play Framework
3 33 (64.71%) Spring Boot
3 33 (64.71%) Spring MVC
4 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) Angular 2
6 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.92%) GWT
8 2 (3.92%) Java EE
8 2 (3.92%) JSF
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (64.71%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Life Science
4 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (74.51%) MVC
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (64.71%) BDD
3 33 (64.71%) Microservices
3 33 (64.71%) TDD
4 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
6 3 (5.88%) Data Privacy
6 3 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) Coaching
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.92%) Service Design
8 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.96%) DevOps
8 1 (1.96%) ERP
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) Java 8
2 33 (64.71%) Java 9
2 33 (64.71%) Scala
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.80%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) XQuery
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.96%) CommVault
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat