The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 23 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
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 8.57% 4.32% 3.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.03% 15.79% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £405 £340 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.11% -21.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £330 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31 38 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 29.52% 27.34% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 15
Median daily rate £440 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Winchester

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Winchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Winchester

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) Sitecore
3 6 (46.15%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) JBoss
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (23.08%) Gradle
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) OSGi
7 2 (15.38%) Splunk
7 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) JIRA
7 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (7.69%) ITSM
8 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (7.69%) Maven

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 (38.46%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (23.08%) Gradle
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Checkstyle
3 1 (7.69%) FindBugs
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) OSGi
6 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (7.69%) JMS
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (7.69%) WSDL
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Sitecore
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk