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 3 months to 28 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 48 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.43% 1.99% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.79% 8.72% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 6
Median daily rate £355 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £310 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £448 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.32% +60.00%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 131 149 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 20.40% 22.78% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 94 65
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £46.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.24% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
Swindon +7 13 £356 +5.55% 4
Corsham - 2 £388 - 1
Malmesbury - 1 £295 -
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) REST
3 15 (35.71%) BDD
4 14 (33.33%) .NET
4 14 (33.33%) Selenium
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) Scrum
6 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
6 11 (26.19%) HTML
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 9 (21.43%) HTML5
8 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
8 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (19.05%) SOAP
9 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) CSS
10 7 (16.67%) MVC
10 7 (16.67%) jQuery
11 6 (14.29%) TDD
11 6 (14.29%) Firewall

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 5 (11.90%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) GeoServer
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (9.52%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.38%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.38%) SMTP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Selenium
2 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.43%) WebDriver
4 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.14%) GitLab
6 3 (7.14%) Maven
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.76%) Ant
7 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.76%) Subversion
7 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.38%) Moq
8 1 (2.38%) NuGet
8 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Security Tester
7 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Test Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) REST
2 14 (33.33%) .NET
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
4 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
6 8 (19.05%) SOAP
7 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) jQuery
7 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.90%) RESTful
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
9 4 (9.52%) AppFabric
9 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (9.52%) Spring
10 3 (7.14%) Ajax
10 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.76%) LINQ
11 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) PKI
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) BDD
3 11 (26.19%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Performance Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) MVC
7 6 (14.29%) TDD
8 5 (11.90%) Defect Management
8 5 (11.90%) DevOps
8 5 (11.90%) ETL
8 5 (11.90%) Kanban
8 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.52%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Information Security
9 4 (9.52%) Microservices
9 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
9 4 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 11 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) F#
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) ISEB
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) ISTQB
4 4 (9.52%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (9.52%) CISM
4 4 (9.52%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Snort
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) vRealize
3 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Citrix
2 5 (11.90%) Sourcefire
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Sencha
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) HP
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