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 3 months to 22 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 31 27
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.98% 6.82% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.15% 20.90% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 26
Median daily rate £445 £475 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.31% +21.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £351 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £540 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year -2.14% +7.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 164 244 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 32.60% 32.62% 33.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 139 138
Median daily rate £475 £429 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.78% +22.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £513 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -14.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +24 7 £500 +8.10%
Crawley -13 3 £440 -7.36%
Chichester 0 1 £400 -36.00% 1
East Grinstead -8 1 £375 +5.63%
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 37 (56.92%) Oracle
3 35 (53.85%) XML
4 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (47.69%) SDLC
5 27 (41.54%) SOAP
5 27 (41.54%) REST
6 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 20 (30.77%) Finance
7 18 (27.69%) Scrum
7 18 (27.69%) Degree
7 18 (27.69%) Java
8 17 (26.15%) WebLogic
8 17 (26.15%) OO
8 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (26.15%) Oracle Database
9 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (24.62%) Automated Trading
9 16 (24.62%) Python
9 16 (24.62%) OOD
9 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
9 16 (24.62%) Business Analysis
9 16 (24.62%) MVC
10 15 (23.08%) XSD
11 14 (21.54%) EJB
11 14 (21.54%) JMS
11 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
11 14 (21.54%) Spring

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 17 (26.15%) WebLogic
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (16.92%) CMS
4 10 (15.38%) Confluence
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.62%) FileNet
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (3.08%) EPiServer
7 2 (3.08%) IIS
7 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.54%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (10.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.15%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Boomi
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) iPaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Office 365
4 2 (3.08%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 17 (26.15%) Oracle Database
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.31%) Redis
5 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
6 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.62%) DB2
7 3 (4.62%) Power BI
8 2 (3.08%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) JIRA
1 13 (20.00%) Subversion
2 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.46%) Maven
3 5 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.62%) ERwin
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Insurance Systems Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Oracle Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Pensions Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Systems Analyst
4 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Lead DevOps
8 6 (9.23%) Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Digital Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 3 (4.62%) ETL Architect
11 3 (4.62%) XML Architect
11 3 (4.62%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.85%) XML
2 27 (41.54%) REST
2 27 (41.54%) SOAP
3 15 (23.08%) XSD
4 14 (21.54%) EclipseLink
4 14 (21.54%) EJB
4 14 (21.54%) EJB 3.0
4 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
4 14 (21.54%) JMS
4 14 (21.54%) Spring
5 12 (18.46%) .NET
5 12 (18.46%) CSS
5 12 (18.46%) JPA
5 12 (18.46%) XSLT
6 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
7 10 (15.38%) HTML
7 10 (15.38%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 8 (12.31%) Sass
9 7 (10.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.62%) User Experience
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Unix
2 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (47.69%) SDLC
2 18 (27.69%) Scrum
3 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (26.15%) OO
4 16 (24.62%) Automated Trading
4 16 (24.62%) Business Analysis
4 16 (24.62%) Data Analysis
4 16 (24.62%) MVC
4 16 (24.62%) OOD
5 13 (20.00%) SOA
6 10 (15.38%) DevOps
7 9 (13.85%) CRM
7 9 (13.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 9 (13.85%) Workflow
8 8 (12.31%) Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) IT Strategy
9 5 (7.69%) Migration
9 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.69%) Java
4 16 (24.62%) Python
5 12 (18.46%) C#
5 12 (18.46%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) ABAP
6 1 (1.54%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) Oracle
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Google
4 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Cognos
5 3 (4.62%) Informatica
5 3 (4.62%) Netezza
5 3 (4.62%) Teradata
6 2 (3.08%) Ariba
6 2 (3.08%) Concur
6 2 (3.08%) Dell
6 2 (3.08%) Sitecore