Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 11 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.62% 2.32% 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 9.09% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 27
Southampton median daily rate £390 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £328 £325 £304
90th Percentile £450 £613 £468
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £50.00 £44.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% +17.76% +8.57%

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 105 121 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 25.36% 25.47% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 66 101
Southampton median daily rate £425 £363 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -5.23% +2.00%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £293
90th Percentile £600 £575 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Southampton median hourly rate £48.25 £29.38 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.26% +125.96% -56.67%
10th Percentile £42.43 £18.75 £9.48
90th Percentile £57.48 £41.00 £39.90
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +17.24%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) JSP
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) JSF
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) XSLT
5 4 (26.67%) JMS
5 4 (26.67%) XQuery
5 4 (26.67%) JUnit
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
5 4 (26.67%) GWT
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) SaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (20.00%) DevOps
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 2 (13.33%) JBoss
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms

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 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Bluemix
3 1 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Web Architect
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JSP
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) GWT
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (26.67%) Java EE
2 4 (26.67%) JMS
2 4 (26.67%) JSF
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) XSLT
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) OAuth
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Coaching
1 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
1 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) API Design
3 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) XQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (13.33%) Groovy
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Java 8
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ATG
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) hybris