Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 23 23
Rank change year-on-year -30 0 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 83 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.55% 8.30% 7.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.31% 28.42% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 56
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £480 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +15.66% -12.17%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £325
90th Percentile £595 £760 £565
South East median daily rate £450 £423 £413
% change year-on-year +6.51% +2.42% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.26% +6.88%

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 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 398 292 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.95% 29.20% 35.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 174 207
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £318
90th Percentile £544 £615 £546
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.82
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.60% +4.55%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -24 16 £450 -6.25% 5
Crawley -11 12 £375 -38.02% 2
Gatwick -7 9 £538 +56.93%
Horsham -5 5 £325 -10.34% 4
East Grinstead - 1 £450 - 1
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 32 (65.31%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) Oracle
3 23 (46.94%) SOAP
4 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (38.78%) DevOps
5 19 (38.78%) Linux
5 19 (38.78%) Spring
6 18 (36.73%) C#
7 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
8 16 (32.65%) Spring Boot
9 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
9 14 (28.57%) RESTful
9 14 (28.57%) REST
10 13 (26.53%) Degree
10 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
10 13 (26.53%) JMS
11 11 (22.45%) MySQL
11 11 (22.45%) MVC
11 11 (22.45%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) Java 8
12 10 (20.41%) TDD
12 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
12 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
13 9 (18.37%) Entity Framework
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
13 9 (18.37%) Data Protection

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 8 (16.33%) CMS
1 8 (16.33%) IIS
1 8 (16.33%) Umbraco
2 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.20%) Apache
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
6 1 (2.04%) OpenROAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.12%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (6.12%) Route 53
4 3 (6.12%) Serverless
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
6 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.04%) IaaS
6 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) NFC
2 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 3 (6.12%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.04%) FTP
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 11 (22.45%) MySQL
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
2 8 (16.33%) SonarQube
2 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.24%) TeamCity
4 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.12%) WebLogic Workshop
6 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Gatling
7 1 (2.04%) Grunt
7 1 (2.04%) gulp
7 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.04%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.33%) Back Office
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Payments Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Security Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Tester
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Messaging Developer
8 3 (6.12%) SOA Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) SOAP
2 19 (38.78%) Spring
3 16 (32.65%) Spring Boot
4 14 (28.57%) REST
4 14 (28.57%) RESTful
5 13 (26.53%) JMS
6 9 (18.37%) .NET
6 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.37%) Entity Framework
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (12.24%) ServiceStack
10 3 (6.12%) EclipseLink
10 3 (6.12%) EJB
10 3 (6.12%) EJB 3.0
10 3 (6.12%) JPA
10 3 (6.12%) Thymeleaf
10 3 (6.12%) XML
10 3 (6.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Driving Licence
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (16.33%) Public Cloud
3 7 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 9 (18.37%) Solaris
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) DevOps
3 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) TDD
5 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.37%) Data Protection
6 9 (18.37%) Security Testing
6 9 (18.37%) TOGAF
6 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.33%) Business Development
7 8 (16.33%) Information Security
7 8 (16.33%) ITIL
7 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.33%) Quality Management
7 8 (16.33%) Security Architecture
7 8 (16.33%) Security Management
7 8 (16.33%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 18 (36.73%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) Java 8
5 7 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.08%) Groovy
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Haskell
7 1 (2.04%) Perl
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 8 (16.33%) CCSP
2 8 (16.33%) CISA
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) CISM
2 8 (16.33%) CISSP
2 8 (16.33%) CLAS
2 8 (16.33%) CREST Certified
2 8 (16.33%) IISP
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) GDPR
1 8 (16.33%) ISAE 3402
1 8 (16.33%) ISO 22301
1 8 (16.33%) ISO 31000
1 8 (16.33%) ISO 9001
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 8 (16.33%) PCI DSS
1 8 (16.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) ISA Server
2 4 (8.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Nessus
1 8 (16.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 6 (12.24%) Ansible
3 5 (10.20%) Puppet
4 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.12%) Terraform
6 1 (2.04%) Grafana
6 1 (2.04%) Kibana
6 1 (2.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Google
3 8 (16.33%) ArcSight
3 8 (16.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (16.33%) Centrify
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco
3 8 (16.33%) IBM
3 8 (16.33%) Imperva
3 8 (16.33%) McAfee
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.33%) Okta
3 8 (16.33%) Qualys
3 8 (16.33%) Splunk
3 8 (16.33%) Trend Micro
3 8 (16.33%) Tripwire
4 3 (6.12%) WSO2
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore