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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 42 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.60% 4.96% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.03% 18.93% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 17
Average daily rate £290 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £424 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
445 338 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.59% 26.18% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 179 181
Average daily rate £300 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £364 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 19
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £31.60 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £35.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -4 26 £420 +20.00% 13
Derbyshire -7 14 £275 +5.76% 6
Leicestershire -10 14 £281 +14.79% 7
Northamptonshire -9 3 £316 -25.58% 4
Lincolnshire - - - -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (53.98%) .NET
2 58 (51.33%) C#
3 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
4 41 (36.28%) HTML
5 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
5 36 (31.86%) CSS
5 36 (31.86%) MVC
6 35 (30.97%) Java
7 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET
8 30 (26.55%) SQL
9 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (23.89%) XML
11 24 (21.24%) SOAP
11 24 (21.24%) J2EE
11 24 (21.24%) jQuery
12 22 (19.47%) REST
13 21 (18.58%) Ajax
14 19 (16.81%) Finance
15 18 (15.93%) Spring
15 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (15.04%) Scrum
16 17 (15.04%) Oracle
17 16 (14.16%) Hibernate
17 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (14.16%) Mobile App
18 15 (13.27%) HTML5
18 15 (13.27%) TDD
19 14 (12.39%) Subversion
19 14 (12.39%) Visual Studio
20 13 (11.50%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.54%) CMS
2 3 (2.65%) IIS
2 3 (2.65%) Apache
3 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.88%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Liferay
4 1 (0.88%) Node.js
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.88%) Force.com
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) DMZ
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.88%) LDAP
2 1 (0.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (31.86%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.54%) MySQL
6 4 (3.54%) DB2
6 4 (3.54%) OLAP
7 3 (2.65%) SQLite
7 3 (2.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) DTS
9 1 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Subversion
1 14 (12.39%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.50%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.31%) Selenium
4 5 (4.42%) Ant
4 5 (4.42%) Maven
5 4 (3.54%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.54%) PhoneGap
6 3 (2.65%) Xcode
6 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.65%) NUnit
6 3 (2.65%) JIRA
6 3 (2.65%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.65%) jMock
6 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.88%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.88%) JUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (16.81%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Front Office
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 99 (87.61%) Developer
2 29 (25.66%) C# Developer
3 26 (23.01%) .NET Developer
4 23 (20.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Java Developer
6 14 (12.39%) Web Developer
7 11 (9.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.42%) Web Applications Developer
11 5 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Programmer
12 4 (3.54%) J2EE Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Software Developer
13 3 (2.65%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (53.98%) .NET
2 41 (36.28%) HTML
3 36 (31.86%) CSS
4 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET
5 27 (23.89%) XML
6 24 (21.24%) SOAP
6 24 (21.24%) J2EE
6 24 (21.24%) jQuery
7 22 (19.47%) REST
8 21 (18.58%) Ajax
9 18 (15.93%) Spring
9 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (14.16%) Hibernate
11 15 (13.27%) HTML5
12 13 (11.50%) WCF
13 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
13 12 (10.62%) RESTful
14 11 (9.73%) JSON
15 9 (7.96%) XSD
15 9 (7.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.96%) Fixed Income
3 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.42%) iPhone
4 4 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.54%) Replication
5 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.77%) Clustering
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.88%) Open Source
7 1 (0.88%) Social Media
7 1 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.50%) Windows
2 9 (7.96%) Apple iOS
3 8 (7.08%) Android
4 5 (4.42%) UNIX
5 4 (3.54%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.65%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.86%) MVC
2 29 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.04%) Scrum
4 15 (13.27%) TDD
5 13 (11.50%) SOA
6 9 (7.96%) Migration
6 9 (7.96%) OO
7 8 (7.08%) iOS Development
8 7 (6.19%) Web Design
9 6 (5.31%) Android Development
9 6 (5.31%) BDD
9 6 (5.31%) Web Development
9 6 (5.31%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.31%) Workflow
10 5 (4.42%) Service Management
10 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.42%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.42%) OOP
10 5 (4.42%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.42%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.33%) C#
2 45 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 35 (30.97%) Java
4 30 (26.55%) SQL
5 8 (7.08%) T-SQL
5 8 (7.08%) C++
6 6 (5.31%) PHP
7 5 (4.42%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.42%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.42%) XPath
8 4 (3.54%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.65%) VB
10 2 (1.77%) VB6
10 2 (1.77%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.88%) XAML
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (3.54%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) BC Cleared
2 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.04%) Oracle
2 8 (7.08%) JBoss
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.42%) SAP
3 5 (4.42%) Adobe
3 5 (4.42%) Sencha
4 4 (3.54%) Google
4 4 (3.54%) Sybase
4 4 (3.54%) Apple
5 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.65%) Symbian
6 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.77%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Intel
7 1 (0.88%) Software AG
7 1 (0.88%) BMC
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis IT
Rate: £335.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £320 per day
Posted: 26 days ago