Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 December 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 61 40
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21 +30
Contract jobs citing Web Services 70 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.80% 2.43% 3.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.15% 11.81% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 39
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +13.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £265
90th Percentile £700 £530 £428
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £61.50 £47.50 £23.53
% change year-on-year +29.47% +101.91% -57.23%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 462 254 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 25.08% 20.55% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 173 186
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £288
90th Percentile £675 £595 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% +78.57% -35.38%
10th Percentile £38.80 £26.85 £18.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £40.35 £24.70
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Wiltshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Wiltshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Wiltshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Wiltshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Swindon +9 35 £525 +50.00% 6
Salisbury -10 26 £550 +8.86% 2
Corsham -12 3 £444 - 1
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 39 (55.71%) SOAP
2 36 (51.43%) XML
3 35 (50.00%) Java
4 31 (44.29%) JSON
4 31 (44.29%) Security Cleared
5 29 (41.43%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (41.43%) C++
5 29 (41.43%) Python
5 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
5 29 (41.43%) Banking
6 28 (40.00%) Linux
7 26 (37.14%) Finance
8 25 (35.71%) Information Security
8 25 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 24 (34.29%) TOGAF
9 24 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (34.29%) JSP
9 24 (34.29%) C
9 24 (34.29%) DSDM
9 24 (34.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 24 (34.29%) HMG Infosec
9 24 (34.29%) JSP 440
9 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
9 24 (34.29%) Critical Thinking
10 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (31.43%) DV Cleared
11 22 (31.43%) REST
12 19 (27.14%) SC Cleared
13 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (22.86%) SQL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) ColdFusion
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 3 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.29%) PaaS
4 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.86%) GitHub
5 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) GIS
6 1 (1.43%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 6 (8.57%) JMeter
3 6 (8.57%) Maven
4 4 (5.71%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) DbUnit
5 3 (4.29%) HP UFT
5 3 (4.29%) jMock
5 3 (4.29%) Mockito
5 3 (4.29%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.86%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.86%) Grunt
6 2 (2.86%) JIRA
6 2 (2.86%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.86%) Selenium
7 1 (1.43%) Ant
7 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (41.43%) Banking
2 26 (37.14%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Legal
5 1 (1.43%) Military
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Architect
2 25 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (20.00%) Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Applications Architect
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Performance Test Leader
5 6 (8.57%) Test Leader
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Digital Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Integration Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (55.71%) SOAP
2 36 (51.43%) XML
3 31 (44.29%) JSON
4 24 (34.29%) JSP
5 22 (31.43%) REST
6 14 (20.00%) .NET
7 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.43%) .NET Core
8 8 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (11.43%) CSS
8 8 (11.43%) HTML
8 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 7 (10.00%) Middleware
10 6 (8.57%) Redux
11 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 5 (7.14%) RESTful
11 5 (7.14%) XSD
12 4 (5.71%) HTML5
12 4 (5.71%) LAMP
13 3 (4.29%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) DataPower
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.71%) Unix
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Information Security
1 25 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 24 (34.29%) Critical Thinking
2 24 (34.29%) DSDM
2 24 (34.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 24 (34.29%) TOGAF
3 23 (32.86%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 15 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
5 14 (20.00%) Microservices
6 10 (14.29%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.00%) DevOps
8 7 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.57%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (41.43%) C++
2 29 (41.43%) Python
3 24 (34.29%) C
3 24 (34.29%) PowerShell
4 16 (22.86%) SQL
5 12 (17.14%) C#
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.14%) VB
7 4 (5.71%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 31 (44.29%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.43%) DV Cleared
3 19 (27.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.29%) HMG Infosec
1 24 (34.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (34.29%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.57%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (2.86%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.86%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.43%) Control-M
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) CA
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) Micro Focus
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) SAP
6 2 (2.86%) Adobe
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.86%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.86%) NetIQ
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.43%) ESRI
7 1 (1.43%) HP
7 1 (1.43%) Sitecore