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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 32 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 90 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.63% 5.13% 3.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.87% 21.33% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 43
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
414 422 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.89% 24.07% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 254 242
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 44 £350 -26.31% 6
Northamptonshire +6 17 £406 +41.30% 4
Leicestershire -4 6 £375 -11.76% 2
Derbyshire -2 3 £300 - 6
Lincolnshire -4 2 £450 +5.88% 4
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 78 (51.32%) JavaScript
2 62 (40.79%) .NET
3 61 (40.13%) Java
4 54 (35.53%) HTML
4 54 (35.53%) C#
5 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (28.95%) CSS
7 43 (28.29%) SQL
7 43 (28.29%) Oracle
8 40 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 38 (25.00%) SOAP
10 35 (23.03%) MVC
11 32 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 31 (20.39%) REST
13 30 (19.74%) SOA
14 29 (19.08%) jQuery
15 28 (18.42%) XML
15 28 (18.42%) AngularJS
16 26 (17.11%) J2EE
17 24 (15.79%) Spring
17 24 (15.79%) RESTful
18 23 (15.13%) TDD
19 22 (14.47%) Ajax
19 22 (14.47%) WCF
20 21 (13.82%) Windows
20 21 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (13.16%) OO
22 18 (11.84%) Linux
22 18 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
22 18 (11.84%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (5.92%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.26%) Apache
3 7 (4.61%) IIS
4 6 (3.95%) JBoss
4 6 (3.95%) Node.js
4 6 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.63%) MQSeries
5 4 (2.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 2 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.32%) CMS
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.32%) WordPress
7 1 (0.66%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.95%) Force.com
2 6 (3.95%) SaaS
3 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Internet
2 4 (2.63%) HTTP
2 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.32%) Network Security
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
4 1 (0.66%) LDAP
4 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.55%) DB2
3 12 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.58%) MySQL
5 8 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.61%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (4.61%) DTS
6 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.95%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.63%) DataStage
10 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.32%) GIS
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.66%) MS Access
12 1 (0.66%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.55%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.26%) Maven
4 8 (5.26%) Subversion
5 7 (4.61%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.29%) Ant
6 5 (3.29%) Selenium
7 4 (2.63%) Lombardi
8 3 (1.97%) CasperJS
8 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.97%) JIRA
8 3 (1.97%) jMock
8 3 (1.97%) JUnit
8 3 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.97%) webpack
9 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 11 (7.24%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Retail
3 7 (4.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.95%) Marketing
5 3 (1.97%) Banking
5 3 (1.97%) Legal
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.32%) French Language
6 2 (1.32%) German Language
6 2 (1.32%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.32%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (58.55%) Developer
2 33 (21.71%) Architect
3 23 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (11.84%) .NET Developer
6 13 (8.55%) C# Developer
7 12 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Web Developer
9 10 (6.58%) PHP Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.61%) Java Architect
11 7 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (3.95%) Analyst
12 6 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Integration Architect
12 6 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (40.79%) .NET
2 54 (35.53%) HTML
3 44 (28.95%) CSS
4 38 (25.00%) SOAP
5 32 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 31 (20.39%) REST
7 29 (19.08%) jQuery
8 28 (18.42%) AngularJS
8 28 (18.42%) XML
9 26 (17.11%) J2EE
10 24 (15.79%) RESTful
10 24 (15.79%) Spring
11 22 (14.47%) Ajax
11 22 (14.47%) WCF
12 18 (11.84%) HTML5
13 16 (10.53%) JSON
14 15 (9.87%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.24%) WPF
16 10 (6.58%) .NET Framework
16 10 (6.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.95%) Minimum Viable Product
3 4 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.63%) iSeries
3 4 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.97%) DataPower
5 2 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) iPad
5 2 (1.32%) iPhone
5 2 (1.32%) Replication
5 2 (1.32%) User Experience
6 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.66%) Blog
6 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.66%) EPoS
6 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.82%) Windows
2 18 (11.84%) Linux
3 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.61%) Unix
4 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.95%) Android
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.03%) MVC
3 30 (19.74%) SOA
4 23 (15.13%) TDD
5 20 (13.16%) OO
6 17 (11.18%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.53%) Web Development
8 14 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.55%) Scrum
10 12 (7.89%) TOGAF
11 11 (7.24%) Configuration Management
11 11 (7.24%) Migration
11 11 (7.24%) UML
11 11 (7.24%) Web Design
12 10 (6.58%) Front End Development
12 10 (6.58%) SDLC
12 10 (6.58%) Software Engineering
13 9 (5.92%) CRM
13 9 (5.92%) DevOps
13 9 (5.92%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 78 (51.32%) JavaScript
2 61 (40.13%) Java
3 54 (35.53%) C#
4 43 (28.29%) SQL
5 15 (9.87%) PL/SQL
6 12 (7.89%) PHP
7 11 (7.24%) Python
7 11 (7.24%) VB.NET
7 11 (7.24%) VBScript
8 6 (3.95%) Apex Code
8 6 (3.95%) Ruby
9 5 (3.29%) C++
10 4 (2.63%) COBOL
10 4 (2.63%) VB
10 4 (2.63%) XPath
10 4 (2.63%) XQuery
11 3 (1.97%) Perl
12 2 (1.32%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) Degree
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Puppet
2 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.97%) Ansible
3 3 (1.97%) Terraform
4 2 (1.32%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (28.29%) Oracle
2 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (7.24%) IBM
5 10 (6.58%) Informatica
5 10 (6.58%) TIBCO
6 9 (5.92%) SAP
7 7 (4.61%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.61%) VMware
7 7 (4.61%) webMethods
7 7 (4.61%) Xamarin
8 6 (3.95%) Genesys
9 4 (2.63%) Sitecore
9 4 (2.63%) Software AG
10 3 (1.97%) Zend
11 2 (1.32%) Adobe
11 2 (1.32%) Kony
11 2 (1.32%) OpenText
11 2 (1.32%) Sun
12 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
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