Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 41 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -31
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.73% 2.73% 5.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.50% 14.00% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 30
Southampton median daily rate £325 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £290
90th Percentile £538 £438 £390
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +21.88%

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 113 100 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.74% 19.49% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 134
Southampton median daily rate £375 £414 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +18.21% -1.41%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £529 £519 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 12
Southampton median hourly rate £45.20 £13.13 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.34% -68.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £42.21 £11.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £50.30 £14.34 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £44.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.56% +4.12% +9.68%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) OAuth
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) Ansible
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) JBoss
4 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Puppet
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (7.69%) Kafka
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Groovy

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 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Software Developer
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) OAuth
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Refactoring
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) B2C
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) ATG
2 1 (7.69%) FNZ