The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 28 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 20 31
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.24% 6.92% 2.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 25.26% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 5
Median daily rate £348 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.31% -16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £404 £375
% change year-on-year -0.80% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 116 95 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 34.22% 27.38% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 303 146
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £435 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Swindon

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Swindon

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Swindon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Swindon

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) REST
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (29.17%) BDD
7 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) Selenium
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (20.83%) Maven
8 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) SOAP
8 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
8 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
8 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 5 (20.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (20.83%) Docker
8 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
3 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.33%) Gradle
5 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.17%) JIRA
6 1 (4.17%) JMeter
6 1 (4.17%) NuGet
6 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
6 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web UI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Angular Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) REST
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) HTML5
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) Spring
3 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
5 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) CSS3
6 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.33%) Ext JS
7 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) MVC
3 7 (29.17%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.33%) BPMN
8 2 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) MVVM
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) UML
8 2 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
1 2 (8.33%) Sencha
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow