The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 43 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 51 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.52% 3.38% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.78% 14.89% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 20
Average daily rate
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£331 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £358 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
345 329 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.81% 22.71% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 178 135
Average daily rate £320 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the East Midlands region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 13 £338 +22.72% 6
Leicestershire -11 10 £315 +14.54% 5
Derbyshire +4 9 £260 +4.00% 7
Northamptonshire -1 6 £400 +60.00% 11
Lincolnshire +3 1 - - 5
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 64 (54.24%) C#
1 64 (54.24%) .NET
2 43 (36.44%) JavaScript
3 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
4 39 (33.05%) XML
5 35 (29.66%) HTML
6 30 (25.42%) Java
7 29 (24.58%) ASP.NET
8 28 (23.73%) CSS
8 28 (23.73%) WCF
9 27 (22.88%) MVC
10 26 (22.03%) SOAP
11 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (19.49%) jQuery
13 22 (18.64%) WPF
14 21 (17.80%) SQL
14 21 (17.80%) Finance
15 20 (16.95%) REST
16 18 (15.25%) XSD
17 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (13.56%) JSON
18 15 (12.71%) Ajax
18 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
18 15 (12.71%) XSLT
18 15 (12.71%) J2EE
19 14 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 13 (11.02%) Oracle
20 13 (11.02%) SOA
21 12 (10.17%) WSDL
21 12 (10.17%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.78%) NetWeaver
3 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.54%) Apache
4 3 (2.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.85%) Liferay
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) Line 500
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) PaaS
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
2 3 (2.54%) IaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) HTTP
2 8 (6.78%) HTTPS
3 7 (5.93%) LDAP
4 3 (2.54%) Firewall
5 2 (1.69%) DMZ
6 1 (0.85%) SSH
6 1 (0.85%) NFC
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) LAN
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.39%) DB2
6 4 (3.39%) OLAP
6 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.69%) MySQL
7 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.78%) Subversion
3 7 (5.93%) NUnit
3 7 (5.93%) MSTest
3 7 (5.93%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.24%) Ant
5 4 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.54%) Maven
7 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.85%) jMock
8 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.85%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.85%) Gradle
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Front Office
4 1 (0.85%) Billing
4 1 (0.85%) Local Government
4 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (79.66%) Developer
2 41 (34.75%) C# Developer
3 21 (17.80%) .NET Developer
4 20 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Web Developer
7 10 (8.47%) Architect
8 9 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.93%) WPF Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Web Applications Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.39%) Designer
12 4 (3.39%) C# Web Developer
13 3 (2.54%) .NET Programmer
13 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Developer
13 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (54.24%) .NET
2 39 (33.05%) XML
3 35 (29.66%) HTML
4 29 (24.58%) ASP.NET
5 28 (23.73%) CSS
5 28 (23.73%) WCF
6 26 (22.03%) SOAP
7 23 (19.49%) jQuery
8 22 (18.64%) WPF
9 20 (16.95%) REST
10 18 (15.25%) XSD
11 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (13.56%) JSON
12 15 (12.71%) Ajax
12 15 (12.71%) XSLT
12 15 (12.71%) J2EE
13 12 (10.17%) WSDL
13 12 (10.17%) RESTful
14 11 (9.32%) FIX Protocol
14 11 (9.32%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Fixed Income
2 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.78%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.54%) Open Source
4 3 (2.54%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.69%) Clustering
5 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) DataPower
6 1 (0.85%) EMV
6 1 (0.85%) APACS
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Linux
2 7 (5.93%) Windows
3 6 (5.08%) Android
4 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (22.88%) MVC
2 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.02%) SOA
4 12 (10.17%) Scrum
5 8 (6.78%) OOP
6 7 (5.93%) Kanban
6 7 (5.93%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (5.93%) OO
7 6 (5.08%) Multithreading
7 6 (5.08%) Software Engineering
8 5 (4.24%) MVVM
8 5 (4.24%) CRM
8 5 (4.24%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.39%) Android Development
9 4 (3.39%) iOS Development
9 4 (3.39%) Migration
9 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.39%) Web Development
9 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (54.24%) C#
2 43 (36.44%) JavaScript
3 30 (25.42%) Java
4 21 (17.80%) SQL
5 10 (8.47%) C++
6 7 (5.93%) XAML
7 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.39%) PHP
9 3 (2.54%) Groovy
10 2 (1.69%) C
11 1 (0.85%) XPath
11 1 (0.85%) VB6
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.85%) Python
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.63%) BC Cleared
3 8 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.93%) Degree
5 1 (0.85%) MCITP
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle
2 8 (6.78%) SAP
3 7 (5.93%) Intel
4 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.39%) Google
6 3 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.69%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.69%) VMware
7 2 (1.69%) Software AG
7 2 (1.69%) IBM
7 2 (1.69%) Adobe
8 1 (0.85%) Capita
8 1 (0.85%) hybris
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco
8 1 (0.85%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) Remedy
8 1 (0.85%) BMC
8 1 (0.85%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
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