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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 41 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing Web Services 56 43 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.59% 2.91% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.23% 13.03% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 25
Average daily rate
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£313 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £370 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
325 330 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.82% 22.31% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 171 167
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -12 19 £400 +25.98% 13
Northamptonshire +11 18 £288 +15.00% 5
Leicestershire +11 9 £375 +100.00% 7
Derbyshire +10 8 £313 +4.16% 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 4
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 60 (60.00%) .NET
2 52 (52.00%) C#
3 44 (44.00%) XML
4 43 (43.00%) HTML
5 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
6 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
8 31 (31.00%) Java
9 30 (30.00%) SQL
9 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 28 (28.00%) CSS
11 25 (25.00%) Oracle
11 25 (25.00%) MVC
12 22 (22.00%) SOA
12 22 (22.00%) WCF
13 20 (20.00%) jQuery
14 19 (19.00%) Subversion
15 18 (18.00%) XSLT
15 18 (18.00%) Windows
16 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
16 17 (17.00%) REST
17 15 (15.00%) SOAP
17 15 (15.00%) JSON
17 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
18 14 (14.00%) HTTP
19 13 (13.00%) IIS
19 13 (13.00%) HTML5
19 13 (13.00%) .NET Framework
20 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
21 11 (11.00%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (13.00%) IIS
2 11 (11.00%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (7.00%) Apache
5 6 (6.00%) NetWeaver
5 6 (6.00%) JBoss
5 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.00%) CMS
7 4 (4.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.00%) Kentico
9 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (2.00%) nginx
10 1 (1.00%) Jetty
10 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.00%) CICS
10 1 (1.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) SaaS
1 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) HTTP
2 7 (7.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (6.00%) DMZ
3 6 (6.00%) Firewall
4 3 (3.00%) Internet
5 2 (2.00%) Intranet
5 2 (2.00%) FTP
6 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) DB2
2 8 (8.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.00%) MS Access
4 5 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) DTS
7 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.00%) Informix
8 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) Subversion
2 15 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.00%) Maven
6 5 (5.00%) MSTest
6 5 (5.00%) JUnit
7 4 (4.00%) NUnit
7 4 (4.00%) Fiddler
8 3 (3.00%) Ant
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.00%) Introscope
9 2 (2.00%) Selenium
9 2 (2.00%) JIRA
9 2 (2.00%) jMock
10 1 (1.00%) Mockito
10 1 (1.00%) Checkstyle
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Back Office
4 3 (3.00%) Games
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (68.00%) Developer
2 22 (22.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Software Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Analyst
7 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 7 (7.00%) Architect
9 5 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Integration Architect
10 4 (4.00%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Android Developer
12 2 (2.00%) Middleware Engineer
12 2 (2.00%) iOS Developer
12 2 (2.00%) Sitecore Developer
12 2 (2.00%) Junior
12 2 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (60.00%) .NET
2 44 (44.00%) XML
3 43 (43.00%) HTML
4 30 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 28 (28.00%) CSS
6 22 (22.00%) WCF
7 20 (20.00%) jQuery
8 18 (18.00%) XSLT
9 17 (17.00%) REST
10 15 (15.00%) SOAP
10 15 (15.00%) JSON
11 13 (13.00%) HTML5
11 13 (13.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (11.00%) Middleware
14 10 (10.00%) XSD
15 9 (9.00%) Ajax
15 9 (9.00%) RESTful
15 9 (9.00%) WSDL
15 9 (9.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Clustering
2 8 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.00%) DataPower
5 3 (3.00%) Streaming Media
5 3 (3.00%) Xbox
6 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.00%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.00%) EMV
7 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Linux
3 8 (8.00%) UNIX
4 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.00%) CentOS
5 4 (4.00%) Android
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.00%) MVC
3 22 (22.00%) SOA
4 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
5 10 (10.00%) OOP
5 10 (10.00%) OO
6 9 (9.00%) MVVM
7 7 (7.00%) ITIL
7 7 (7.00%) UML
7 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (6.00%) TDD
8 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.00%) C#
2 37 (37.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.00%) Java
4 30 (30.00%) SQL
5 8 (8.00%) VB
6 6 (6.00%) Objective-C
6 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.00%) XAML
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.00%) C
7 2 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) VCP4
3 1 (1.00%) OCMJD
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) HND
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) WAI
2 1 (1.00%) HL7
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (4.00%) WMI
2 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.00%) Ansible
2 2 (2.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle
2 17 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.00%) SAP
4 7 (7.00%) Twitter
5 6 (6.00%) Software AG
6 5 (5.00%) Intel
7 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.00%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.00%) CA
8 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.00%) Zend
9 1 (1.00%) Akamai
9 1 (1.00%) hybris
9 1 (1.00%) Endeca
9 1 (1.00%) Google
9 1 (1.00%) Serena
9 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.00%) Sun
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