Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 36 52
Rank change year-on-year +13 +16 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 79 62 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.56% 6.28% 4.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.90% 18.79% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 54 41
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £468 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -1.58% +25.00%
10th Percentile £390 £291 £306
90th Percentile £588 £548 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £420
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £48.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +26.32% +21.60%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 378 330 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 31.40% 33.43% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 215 223
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £305 £276
90th Percentile £542 £539 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +81.82% -31.25%
10th Percentile £41.25 £47.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £35.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in West Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in West Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in West Sussex over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in West Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in West Sussex

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +17 38 £480 -6.02% 3
Crawley +4 8 £575 +29.21% 7
Bognor Regis - 5 - -
Gatwick -14 3 £403 +0.63% 2
Burgess Hill - 2 - - 2
Horsham - 1 - - 3
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 46 (58.23%) Java
2 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.24%) REST
4 30 (37.97%) Spring
4 30 (37.97%) Scrum
5 29 (36.71%) SOAP
6 28 (35.44%) SOA
7 27 (34.18%) XML
8 24 (30.38%) JMS
8 24 (30.38%) Java 8
9 23 (29.11%) Spring Boot
10 22 (27.85%) RESTful
10 22 (27.85%) JPA
11 21 (26.58%) JIRA
11 21 (26.58%) Confluence
12 20 (25.32%) EJB 3.0
12 20 (25.32%) Microservices
12 20 (25.32%) XSD
12 20 (25.32%) WebLogic
12 20 (25.32%) EJB
12 20 (25.32%) XSLT
12 20 (25.32%) MVC
12 20 (25.32%) Finance
13 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
13 19 (24.05%) Oracle
13 19 (24.05%) EclipseLink
14 18 (22.78%) QA
14 18 (22.78%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (21.52%) Test Automation
15 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 21 (26.58%) Confluence
2 20 (25.32%) WebLogic
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle BPEL
5 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (2.53%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.27%) Boomi
4 1 (1.27%) GitHub
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Route 53
4 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.53%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.53%) DB2
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) Redis
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) JIRA
2 16 (20.25%) Selenium
2 16 (20.25%) SoapUI
3 8 (10.13%) Maven
4 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.33%) JDeveloper
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (6.33%) Subversion
6 2 (2.53%) Gradle
7 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Banking
2 1 (1.27%) Legal
2 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.52%) Analyst
5 15 (18.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Architect
6 9 (11.39%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) QA Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (8.86%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Developer in Test
8 5 (6.33%) Digital Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Technical Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Digital Business Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Tester
9 4 (5.06%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (39.24%) REST
2 30 (37.97%) Spring
3 29 (36.71%) SOAP
4 27 (34.18%) XML
5 24 (30.38%) JMS
6 23 (29.11%) Spring Boot
7 22 (27.85%) JPA
7 22 (27.85%) RESTful
8 20 (25.32%) EJB
8 20 (25.32%) EJB 3.0
8 20 (25.32%) XSD
8 20 (25.32%) XSLT
9 19 (24.05%) EclipseLink
9 19 (24.05%) Hibernate
10 16 (20.25%) Gherkin
11 6 (7.59%) Oracle ADF
11 6 (7.59%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (5.06%) CSS
12 4 (5.06%) HTML
13 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.86%) User Experience
3 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Linux
1 13 (16.46%) Unix
2 4 (5.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Scrum
3 28 (35.44%) SOA
4 20 (25.32%) Microservices
4 20 (25.32%) MVC
5 18 (22.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
6 17 (21.52%) Test Automation
7 16 (20.25%) API Testing
7 16 (20.25%) Kanban
7 16 (20.25%) User Stories
8 15 (18.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (18.99%) Defect Management
8 15 (18.99%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (17.72%) Unit Testing
10 13 (16.46%) Acceptance Criteria
10 13 (16.46%) Exploratory Testing
10 13 (16.46%) Performance Testing
10 13 (16.46%) Security Testing
10 13 (16.46%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) Java
2 24 (30.38%) Java 8
3 16 (20.25%) Groovy
3 16 (20.25%) Scala
4 15 (18.99%) SQL
5 11 (13.92%) PL/SQL
6 10 (12.66%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) Go
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.53%) PMP
3 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.78%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) GCP
2 2 (2.53%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.27%) MaaS360
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.27%) Dell
4 1 (1.27%) Okta
4 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) SAP