The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 93 68 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.29% 4.38% 4.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.33% 15.56% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 48 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £295 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
Web Services
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
436 437 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 24.80% 28.16% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 249 178
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -10 28 £475 +13.09% 13
Northamptonshire +15 22 £288 -24.83% 6
Leicestershire -2 12 £425 +51.11% 6
Derbyshire -3 12 £300 +12.14% 7
Lincolnshire - 11 £425 - 2
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 68 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (46.32%) Java
3 60 (44.12%) .NET
4 55 (40.44%) C#
5 52 (38.24%) XML
6 43 (31.62%) JavaScript
7 41 (30.15%) HTML
8 40 (29.41%) SOAP
9 39 (28.68%) MVC
10 37 (27.21%) SQL
11 34 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 31 (22.79%) SOA
13 29 (21.32%) Oracle
14 28 (20.59%) REST
15 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
15 27 (19.85%) CSS
16 25 (18.38%) Spring
17 23 (16.91%) Subversion
17 23 (16.91%) JUnit
18 22 (16.18%) Scrum
18 22 (16.18%) WCF
19 21 (15.44%) TDD
19 21 (15.44%) Middleware
20 20 (14.71%) jQuery
21 19 (13.97%) JSON
21 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
21 19 (13.97%) SAP
21 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
22 18 (13.24%) Finance
22 18 (13.24%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 16 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.29%) JBoss
3 11 (8.09%) IIS
4 8 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.15%) Mule
5 7 (5.15%) Apache
5 7 (5.15%) Mule ESB
6 6 (4.41%) NetWeaver
7 4 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.94%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (0.74%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.74%) nginx
9 1 (0.74%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 1 (0.74%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.74%) Jetty
9 1 (0.74%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.74%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.62%) SaaS
2 8 (5.88%) GitHub
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.56%) HTTP
2 7 (5.15%) HTTPS
3 6 (4.41%) DMZ
3 6 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (2.21%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) MySQL
3 9 (6.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.15%) DB2
5 4 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.21%) MS Access
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) DTS
8 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.74%) Informix
8 1 (0.74%) SQLite
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (16.91%) JUnit
1 23 (16.91%) Subversion
2 19 (13.97%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.09%) Maven
3 11 (8.09%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.88%) Spock
6 7 (5.15%) SoapUI
7 5 (3.68%) MSTest
7 5 (3.68%) Selenium
7 5 (3.68%) NUnit
8 4 (2.94%) Ant
8 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.94%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.47%) Introscope
9 2 (1.47%) Checkstyle
9 2 (1.47%) jMock
9 2 (1.47%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.47%) QUnit
General
1 18 (13.24%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Retail
3 13 (9.56%) Marketing
4 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.68%) Electronics
4 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.47%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (18.38%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.97%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (8.82%) Analyst
7 9 (6.62%) Architect
7 9 (6.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Consultant
10 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Junior
10 5 (3.68%) Integration Architect
10 5 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.94%) Support Manager
11 4 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (2.94%) Design Engineer
12 3 (2.21%) Java Software Engineer
12 3 (2.21%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (44.12%) .NET
2 52 (38.24%) XML
3 41 (30.15%) HTML
4 40 (29.41%) SOAP
5 34 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 28 (20.59%) REST
7 27 (19.85%) CSS
8 25 (18.38%) Spring
9 22 (16.18%) WCF
10 21 (15.44%) Middleware
11 20 (14.71%) jQuery
12 19 (13.97%) JSON
13 18 (13.24%) .NET Framework
14 16 (11.76%) Spring MVC
14 16 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (10.29%) HTML5
15 14 (10.29%) Java EE
15 14 (10.29%) JSP
16 13 (9.56%) XSLT
16 13 (9.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Clustering
2 10 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.15%) Open Source
4 6 (4.41%) User Experience
5 5 (3.68%) DTV
6 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.21%) DataPower
6 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.47%) Xbox
7 2 (1.47%) Social Media
7 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.47%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Physics
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.76%) Windows
2 8 (5.88%) Linux
3 6 (4.41%) UNIX
4 4 (2.94%) CentOS
5 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.68%) MVC
3 31 (22.79%) SOA
4 22 (16.18%) Scrum
5 21 (15.44%) TDD
6 19 (13.97%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.09%) OO
7 11 (8.09%) Waterfall
8 10 (7.35%) Programme Management
9 8 (5.88%) ITIL
9 8 (5.88%) OOP
9 8 (5.88%) EAI
9 8 (5.88%) MVVM
9 8 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.15%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.41%) Load Balancing
11 6 (4.41%) Web Analytics
11 6 (4.41%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (46.32%) Java
2 55 (40.44%) C#
3 43 (31.62%) JavaScript
4 37 (27.21%) SQL
5 6 (4.41%) VB
6 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.74%) C++
9 1 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.74%) VBScript
9 1 (0.74%) PHP5
9 1 (0.74%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (3.68%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) ISEB
3 2 (1.47%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.47%) OCMJD
3 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.94%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (2.94%) WMI
1 4 (2.94%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.47%) Ansible
2 2 (1.47%) CA LISA
2 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.47%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (21.32%) Oracle
2 19 (13.97%) SAP
3 15 (11.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.62%) Twitter
5 8 (5.88%) Endeca
6 6 (4.41%) Software AG
7 5 (3.68%) Intel
8 4 (2.94%) HP
8 4 (2.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.94%) CA
8 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.21%) hybris
10 2 (1.47%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.47%) Sun
10 2 (1.47%) IBM
10 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.74%) Google
11 1 (0.74%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.74%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.74%) MuleSoft
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