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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Contract jobs citing Web Services 79 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.62% 2.58% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.32% 10.24% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £155 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
354 381 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.69% 25.22% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 208 170
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 31 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 31 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
Northamptonshire +15 26 £285 +14.00% 12
Nottinghamshire -5 21 £475 +23.37% 11
Leicestershire +8 13 £450 +125.00% 6
Derbyshire +8 12 £313 +4.16% 6
Lincolnshire - 3 £501 - 4
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 59 (51.30%) .NET
2 53 (46.09%) C#
3 50 (43.48%) XML
4 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (40.00%) Java
6 41 (35.65%) HTML
7 39 (33.91%) JavaScript
8 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
9 31 (26.96%) MVC
10 29 (25.22%) Oracle
10 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
11 28 (24.35%) SQL
11 28 (24.35%) CSS
11 28 (24.35%) SOA
12 27 (23.48%) SOAP
13 23 (20.00%) WCF
14 21 (18.26%) Subversion
15 20 (17.39%) Middleware
16 19 (16.52%) SAP
16 19 (16.52%) jQuery
17 18 (15.65%) E-Commerce
18 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (14.78%) REST
19 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
19 16 (13.91%) Finance
19 16 (13.91%) XSLT
20 15 (13.04%) Windows
20 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
20 15 (13.04%) JSON
21 14 (12.17%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (11.30%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.43%) IIS
3 10 (8.70%) JBoss
3 10 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.09%) Mule
5 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.22%) NetWeaver
6 5 (4.35%) Apache
6 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.74%) CMS
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.74%) Kentico
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.87%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (0.87%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 1 (0.87%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.87%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.87%) Jetty
9 1 (0.87%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) SaaS
2 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) HTTP
2 7 (6.09%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.22%) DMZ
3 6 (5.22%) Firewall
4 2 (1.74%) FTP
4 2 (1.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.87%) Intranet
5 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) DB2
2 7 (6.09%) MySQL
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.35%) MS Access
4 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.74%) DTS
6 2 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) SQLite
7 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.87%) Informix
Development Applications
1 21 (18.26%) Subversion
2 16 (13.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.83%) Maven
3 9 (7.83%) JUnit
4 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.96%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.35%) MSTest
5 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.35%) NUnit
6 4 (3.48%) Ant
6 4 (3.48%) Fiddler
6 4 (3.48%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.61%) Selenium
8 2 (1.74%) jMock
8 2 (1.74%) QUnit
8 2 (1.74%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.74%) Introscope
9 1 (0.87%) Log4j
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 11 (9.57%) Marketing
3 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Electronics
4 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.48%) Back Office
6 3 (2.61%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (66.09%) Developer
2 23 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.78%) Java Developer
5 15 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.09%) Architect
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.22%) Consultant
10 5 (4.35%) Junior
10 5 (4.35%) Integration Architect
10 5 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) AWS Consultant
11 4 (3.48%) Design Engineer
12 3 (2.61%) Junior Project Manager
12 3 (2.61%) Project Manager
12 3 (2.61%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (51.30%) .NET
2 50 (43.48%) XML
3 41 (35.65%) HTML
4 32 (27.83%) ASP.NET
5 28 (24.35%) CSS
6 27 (23.48%) SOAP
7 23 (20.00%) WCF
8 20 (17.39%) Middleware
9 19 (16.52%) jQuery
10 17 (14.78%) REST
10 17 (14.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (13.91%) XSLT
12 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
12 15 (13.04%) JSON
13 13 (11.30%) HTML5
14 12 (10.43%) RESTful
14 12 (10.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (10.43%) Spring
15 11 (9.57%) Java EE
16 10 (8.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Clustering
2 8 (6.96%) Open Source
3 6 (5.22%) User Experience
4 5 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.35%) DTV
5 3 (2.61%) DataPower
5 3 (2.61%) Xbox
5 3 (2.61%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.87%) EMV
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Windows
2 9 (7.83%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) UNIX
4 4 (3.48%) CentOS
5 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.96%) MVC
3 28 (24.35%) SOA
4 18 (15.65%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.30%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.43%) Scrum
7 11 (9.57%) TDD
7 11 (9.57%) MVVM
8 10 (8.70%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.96%) EAI
9 8 (6.96%) OOP
9 8 (6.96%) OO
9 8 (6.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.09%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.22%) Demand Management
11 6 (5.22%) Analytics
11 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.22%) Performance Management
11 6 (5.22%) Web Analytics
11 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.09%) C#
2 46 (40.00%) Java
3 39 (33.91%) JavaScript
4 28 (24.35%) SQL
5 8 (6.96%) VB
6 6 (5.22%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.61%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.87%) C
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (3.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.74%) HND
2 2 (1.74%) ISEB
2 2 (1.74%) Sun Certification
2 2 (1.74%) OCMJD
2 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) WAI
2 1 (0.87%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.48%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) WMI
1 4 (3.48%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.74%) Ansible
2 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.74%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) Oracle
2 19 (16.52%) SAP
3 14 (12.17%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.70%) Twitter
5 8 (6.96%) Endeca
6 6 (5.22%) Software AG
7 5 (4.35%) Intel
8 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.48%) IBM
9 2 (1.74%) Sun
9 2 (1.74%) CA
9 2 (1.74%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.74%) hybris
10 1 (0.87%) Akamai
10 1 (0.87%) Facebook
10 1 (0.87%) Google
10 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.87%) Xamarin
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