Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 62 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 89 25 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.71% 2.32% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.24% 9.40% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 16 30
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £378 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.70% +6.34% -5.33%
10th Percentile £413 £330 £296
90th Percentile £715 £531 £539
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £60.00 - £31.75

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 548 266 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 28.98% 24.72% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 173 179
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £357 £313 £293
90th Percentile £675 £700 £538
South West median daily rate £450 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -33.33% -8.99%
10th Percentile £40.02 £24.50 £38.05
90th Percentile £51.25 £29.50 £54.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.56% +11.88% -4.76%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 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
Swindon +10 46 £550 +44.74% 2
Salisbury - 18 £550 -
Corsham - 12 £438 -
Chippenham +3 2 £350 -30.05% 2
Web Services
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 38 (42.70%) Java
3 37 (41.57%) Scrum
3 37 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (37.08%) .NET
6 32 (35.96%) REST
7 31 (34.83%) Microservices
8 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
8 30 (33.71%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (32.58%) SQL
9 29 (32.58%) Banking
10 28 (31.46%) C#
11 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
12 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 26 (29.21%) XML
12 26 (29.21%) Information Security
13 25 (28.09%) SOAP
13 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
13 25 (28.09%) .NET Core
14 24 (26.97%) JSON
15 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
16 22 (24.72%) Python
16 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
17 21 (23.60%) Linux
17 21 (23.60%) PowerShell
17 21 (23.60%) Redux
18 20 (22.47%) C++
19 19 (21.35%) C
19 19 (21.35%) JSP

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 2 (2.25%) Apache Solr
1 2 (2.25%) CMS
1 2 (2.25%) Confluence
1 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.25%) IIS
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) JBoss
2 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.99%) GitHub
3 8 (8.99%) SaaS
4 4 (4.49%) PaaS
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.25%) IaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (3.37%) Big Data
3 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) DB2
4 2 (2.25%) GIS
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.12%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Selenium
2 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (12.36%) JMeter
4 9 (10.11%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.99%) Bitbucket Server
5 8 (8.99%) Hudson
5 8 (8.99%) JIRA
6 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.74%) HP UFT
7 5 (5.62%) Maven
8 4 (4.49%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.37%) JUnit
9 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.25%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.25%) jMock
10 2 (2.25%) Mockito
10 2 (2.25%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (43.82%) Finance
2 29 (32.58%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Electronics
3 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Architect
2 28 (31.46%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (23.60%) .NET Architect
4 13 (14.61%) Automation Tester
4 13 (14.61%) Tester
5 11 (12.36%) Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Digital Architect
5 11 (12.36%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.99%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.87%) Applications Architect
7 7 (7.87%) Web Architect
8 6 (6.74%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.74%) .NET Technical Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.49%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) Java Automation Tester
11 3 (3.37%) Cloud Architect
11 3 (3.37%) Consultant
11 3 (3.37%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (37.08%) .NET
2 32 (35.96%) REST
3 27 (30.34%) .NET Framework
4 26 (29.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (29.21%) XML
5 25 (28.09%) .NET Core
5 25 (28.09%) SOAP
6 24 (26.97%) JSON
7 21 (23.60%) Redux
8 19 (21.35%) JSP
9 6 (6.74%) Middleware
9 6 (6.74%) RESTful
10 4 (4.49%) OAuth
10 4 (4.49%) React
11 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
11 3 (3.37%) CSS
11 3 (3.37%) HTML
11 3 (3.37%) jQuery
12 2 (2.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.99%) iPad
3 4 (4.49%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.12%) DataPower
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) Windows
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
2 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Scrum
2 34 (38.20%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.83%) Microservices
4 26 (29.21%) Information Security
5 19 (21.35%) Critical Thinking
5 19 (21.35%) DSDM
5 19 (21.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (21.35%) Software Engineering
5 19 (21.35%) TOGAF
6 17 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
8 15 (16.85%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.36%) IT Strategy
9 11 (12.36%) Test Management
10 10 (11.24%) DevOps
10 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.24%) TDD
11 9 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Java
2 29 (32.58%) SQL
3 28 (31.46%) C#
4 22 (24.72%) Python
5 21 (23.60%) PowerShell
6 20 (22.47%) C++
7 19 (21.35%) C
8 15 (16.85%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.49%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) VBScript
11 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.84%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.73%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) CISA
4 3 (3.37%) CISM
4 3 (3.37%) CISSP
4 3 (3.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.35%) HMG Infosec
1 19 (21.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 19 (21.35%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.25%) GDPR
4 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Docker
2 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.25%) NDS
3 2 (2.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.37%) HP ALM
2 3 (3.37%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (2.25%) Ansible
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.12%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (1.12%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) SAP
4 3 (3.37%) Google
4 3 (3.37%) HP
4 3 (3.37%) NetIQ
5 2 (2.25%) ESRI
5 2 (2.25%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 2 (2.25%) Novell
5 2 (2.25%) Okta
5 2 (2.25%) Ping Identity
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Adobe
6 1 (1.12%) CA
6 1 (1.12%) Micro Focus