The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 24 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East of England 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank 129 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Web 2.0 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 0.90% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate - £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £395 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.43% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £17.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+170.58% -38.18%
Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
665 442 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.57% 19.91% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 220 295
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £205 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 53 69
Average hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £48.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Web 2.0
England

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Web 2.0
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web 2.0 across the East of England region.

Web 2.0 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Web 2.0
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web 2.0 across the East of England region.

Web 2.0 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Web 2.0
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web 2.0 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertfordshire -1 8 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Web 2.0
England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
1 13 (100.00%) Ant
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) OO
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) XPath
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
2 12 (92.31%) RDBMS
2 12 (92.31%) Log4j
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) XMLBeans
2 12 (92.31%) XSLT
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
2 12 (92.31%) JUnit
2 12 (92.31%) Servlets
3 11 (84.62%) JSP
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
4 8 (61.54%) Content Management
4 8 (61.54%) IBM
5 7 (53.85%) MQSeries
5 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Web 2.0 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 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
1 7 (53.85%) MQSeries
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
3 5 (38.46%) Alfresco
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Tridion
1 5 (38.46%) RiskWrite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (92.31%) RDBMS
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) DB2
3 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Ant
2 12 (92.31%) JUnit
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
2 12 (92.31%) Log4j
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (38.46%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) J2EE
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Ajax
2 12 (92.31%) XSLT
2 12 (92.31%) XMLBeans
2 12 (92.31%) Servlets
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
3 11 (84.62%) JSP
4 8 (61.54%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) JMS
5 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
5 7 (53.85%) Spring
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
6 6 (46.15%) XHTML
7 5 (38.46%) JSF
7 5 (38.46%) JDBC
7 5 (38.46%) EJB
7 5 (38.46%) JSTL
8 2 (15.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) UNIX
1 13 (100.00%) Solaris
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (61.54%) Content Management
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
4 6 (46.15%) RAD
5 5 (38.46%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) RUP
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) XPath
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 5 (38.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Sun Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
2 7 (53.85%) Interwoven
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Blue Martini
3 5 (38.46%) Elastic Path
3 5 (38.46%) ATG
4 2 (15.38%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) FatWire