Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 43 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 51 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.20% 5.13% 7.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.00% 18.41% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 64
West Sussex median daily rate £483 £437 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.54% +3.93% -2.61%
10th Percentile £414 £260 £325
90th Percentile £574 £658 £519
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - £43.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 407 277 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 37.10% 27.87% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 169 240
West Sussex median daily rate £437 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +4.71% +15.65%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £305
90th Percentile £560 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +7.56% -14.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +10.81%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +5 34 £480 - 4
Gatwick 0 8 £538 +56.93% 1
Crawley -8 1 £625 +13.64% 3
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 41 (71.93%) Java
2 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.86%) Scrum
4 20 (35.09%) QA
4 20 (35.09%) RESTful
5 19 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (33.33%) JIRA
5 19 (33.33%) Spring
5 19 (33.33%) Oracle
5 19 (33.33%) SOAP
6 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
7 17 (29.82%) Security Testing
7 17 (29.82%) Kanban
7 17 (29.82%) User Stories
7 17 (29.82%) Java 8
7 17 (29.82%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (28.07%) API Testing
8 16 (28.07%) Groovy
8 16 (28.07%) Scala
8 16 (28.07%) Gherkin
8 16 (28.07%) JMS
8 16 (28.07%) Selenium
9 15 (26.32%) Confluence
9 15 (26.32%) Defect Management
9 15 (26.32%) Spring Boot
9 15 (26.32%) DevOps
9 15 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (24.56%) Acceptance Criteria
11 13 (22.81%) Exploratory Testing

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 15 (26.32%) Confluence
2 9 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.02%) IIS
4 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.02%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Route 53
5 1 (1.75%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) NFC
2 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) Frame Relay
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) JIRA
2 16 (28.07%) Selenium
3 12 (21.05%) SoapUI
4 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.02%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.02%) SonarQube
5 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.26%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.51%) Maven
8 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
1 17 (29.82%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Architect
2 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Digital Business Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) QA Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Developer
6 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.77%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Developer in Test
7 4 (7.02%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) RESTful
2 19 (33.33%) SOAP
2 19 (33.33%) Spring
3 16 (28.07%) Gherkin
3 16 (28.07%) JMS
4 15 (26.32%) Spring Boot
5 13 (22.81%) REST
6 9 (15.79%) EJB
6 9 (15.79%) EJB 3.0
6 9 (15.79%) XML
6 9 (15.79%) XSD
6 9 (15.79%) XSLT
7 8 (14.04%) EclipseLink
7 8 (14.04%) Hibernate
7 8 (14.04%) JPA
8 6 (10.53%) Thymeleaf
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle ADF
10 4 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (5.26%) Spring Security
12 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) Driving Licence
3 4 (7.02%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) Solaris
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) Scrum
3 19 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
5 17 (29.82%) Kanban
5 17 (29.82%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (29.82%) Security Testing
5 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
5 17 (29.82%) User Stories
6 16 (28.07%) API Testing
7 15 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (26.32%) Defect Management
7 15 (26.32%) DevOps
8 14 (24.56%) Acceptance Criteria
9 13 (22.81%) Exploratory Testing
9 13 (22.81%) Performance Testing
9 13 (22.81%) Unit Testing
9 13 (22.81%) Usability Testing
10 11 (19.30%) Microservices
10 11 (19.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (71.93%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) Java 8
3 16 (28.07%) Groovy
3 16 (28.07%) Scala
4 5 (8.77%) C#
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (7.02%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (7.02%) CCSP
3 4 (7.02%) CISA
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) CISM
3 4 (7.02%) CISSP
3 4 (7.02%) CLAS
3 4 (7.02%) CREST Certified
3 4 (7.02%) IISP
3 4 (7.02%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.02%) PMP
3 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.09%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) GDPR
2 4 (7.02%) ISAE 3402
2 4 (7.02%) ISO 22301
2 4 (7.02%) ISO 31000
2 4 (7.02%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 4 (7.02%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.02%) PMO
2 4 (7.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) ISA Server
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Ansible
2 4 (7.02%) Nessus
2 4 (7.02%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) MaaS360
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) Packer
4 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Atlassian
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Okta
4 4 (7.02%) ArcSight
4 4 (7.02%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (7.02%) Centrify
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) Google
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 4 (7.02%) Imperva
4 4 (7.02%) McAfee
4 4 (7.02%) Qualys
4 4 (7.02%) Splunk
4 4 (7.02%) Trend Micro
4 4 (7.02%) Tripwire
4 4 (7.02%) WSO2
5 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore