Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.05% 7.06% 6.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.34% 21.14% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 65
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.11% +14.65%
10th Percentile £268 £325 £306
90th Percentile £760 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £404
% change year-on-year -5.88% +5.26% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +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 304 421 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.98% 33.39% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 221 287
West Sussex median daily rate £445 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £304 £308 £300
90th Percentile £618 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.19% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42.50 £36.08 £33.20
90th Percentile £51.00 £46.60 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -3 26 £480 -4.00% 1
Crawley +4 23 £638 +55.49%
Gatwick +2 9 £343 -4.20%
Horsham 0 4 £356 +1.79% 2
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 45 (60.81%) Java
2 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.95%) REST
4 33 (44.59%) Spring
5 32 (43.24%) SOAP
6 26 (35.14%) Scrum
7 25 (33.78%) Hibernate
8 23 (31.08%) Oracle
8 23 (31.08%) SDLC
9 20 (27.03%) XML
9 20 (27.03%) MVC
9 20 (27.03%) Maven
9 20 (27.03%) JPA
10 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 17 (22.97%) SQL
12 17 (22.97%) Microservices
13 16 (21.62%) Spring Boot
13 16 (21.62%) XSLT
13 16 (21.62%) Selenium
14 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (20.27%) TOGAF
14 15 (20.27%) WebLogic
14 15 (20.27%) EclipseLink
15 14 (18.92%) SOA
15 14 (18.92%) Migration
15 14 (18.92%) TDD
16 13 (17.57%) JIRA
16 13 (17.57%) IaaS

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 (20.27%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.51%) Confluence
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (5.41%) IBM Domino
5 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (17.57%) IaaS
2 13 (17.57%) SaaS
3 8 (10.81%) iPaaS
3 8 (10.81%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (6.76%) PaaS
5 4 (5.41%) Boomi
5 4 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (5.41%) DB2
4 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) MySQL
4 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (27.03%) Maven
2 16 (21.62%) Selenium
3 13 (17.57%) JIRA
4 11 (14.86%) SoapUI
5 10 (13.51%) Cucumber
5 10 (13.51%) Subversion
6 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
7 6 (8.11%) JUnit
8 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
8 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
9 3 (4.05%) Gatling
10 1 (1.35%) GitLab
General
1 4 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 29 (39.19%) Java Developer
3 18 (24.32%) Senior Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Architect
5 14 (18.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (14.86%) Analyst
7 9 (12.16%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (9.46%) AWS Architect
9 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Digital Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Digital Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Digital Business Analyst
11 4 (5.41%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Integration Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Security Architect
11 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) REST
2 33 (44.59%) Spring
3 32 (43.24%) SOAP
4 25 (33.78%) Hibernate
5 20 (27.03%) JPA
5 20 (27.03%) XML
6 16 (21.62%) Spring Boot
6 16 (21.62%) XSLT
7 15 (20.27%) EclipseLink
8 12 (16.22%) EJB
8 12 (16.22%) EJB 3.0
8 12 (16.22%) Java EE
8 12 (16.22%) JMS
8 12 (16.22%) RESTful
8 12 (16.22%) XSD
9 8 (10.81%) .NET
10 6 (8.11%) Gherkin
11 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (6.76%) JSP
11 5 (6.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Unix
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) Scrum
3 23 (31.08%) SDLC
4 20 (27.03%) MVC
5 17 (22.97%) Microservices
6 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.27%) TOGAF
7 14 (18.92%) Migration
7 14 (18.92%) SOA
7 14 (18.92%) TDD
8 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (13.51%) API Testing
9 10 (13.51%) Performance Testing
9 10 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
10 9 (12.16%) BDD
10 9 (12.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (12.16%) Exploratory Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Change Management
11 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Java
2 17 (22.97%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) Groovy
4 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.46%) C#
6 7 (9.46%) Scala
7 4 (5.41%) XPath
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Oracle
2 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) SAP
3 8 (10.81%) Workday
4 5 (6.76%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.41%) Dell
5 4 (5.41%) HP
5 4 (5.41%) Northgate