The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / East of England
Rank 20 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 145 136 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 5.75% 5.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.42% 20.57% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 90 89
Median daily rate £410 £365 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £39.31 £36.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.70% -16.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
677 661 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.86% 27.93% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 425 466
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £36.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.06 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Web Services
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 Services across the East of England region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Web Services
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 Services across the East of England region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 44 £400 +10.34% 17
Hertfordshire +7 30 £461 +27.24% 14
Essex -5 27 £467 +55.50% 6
Bedfordshire +23 25 £450 +33.33% 4
Suffolk -9 19 £300 -23.32%
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 111 (44.76%) Java
2 99 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 86 (34.68%) HTML
5 74 (29.84%) .NET
6 63 (25.40%) SOA
7 59 (23.79%) Finance
8 58 (23.39%) SQL
9 56 (22.58%) J2EE
10 52 (20.97%) SQL Server
11 49 (19.76%) SOAP
12 42 (16.94%) Linux
13 40 (16.13%) Oracle
13 40 (16.13%) Spring
14 39 (15.73%) C#
14 39 (15.73%) ASP.NET
15 38 (15.32%) XML
15 38 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
15 38 (15.32%) RESTful
16 36 (14.52%) OO
16 36 (14.52%) TDD
16 36 (14.52%) Hibernate
17 34 (13.71%) CSS
17 34 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (12.10%) REST
19 29 (11.69%) E-Commerce
20 28 (11.29%) AngularJS
20 28 (11.29%) jQuery
21 27 (10.89%) WebLogic
21 27 (10.89%) MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (10.89%) WebLogic
2 17 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.05%) Apache
4 11 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.82%) IIS
7 6 (2.42%) CMS
7 6 (2.42%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.61%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.61%) Mule
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Spatial
8 4 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.21%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.21%) Drupal
9 3 (1.21%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Project
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (4.03%) Magento
3 7 (2.82%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.82%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.02%) PaaS
3 5 (2.02%) SaaS
4 4 (1.61%) Akamai
4 4 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 4 (1.61%) Oracle CX
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.40%) G Suite
6 1 (0.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.03%) Internet
2 6 (2.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (2.42%) HTTP
2 6 (2.42%) IPsec
3 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.61%) Firewall
4 4 (1.61%) FTP
5 3 (1.21%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.21%) SAN
6 2 (0.81%) DHCP
6 2 (0.81%) DNS
6 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.40%) SSH
7 1 (0.40%) Telnet
7 1 (0.40%) WAN
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 19 (7.66%) MySQL
4 18 (7.26%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.23%) DB2
5 8 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.42%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.42%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.02%) DbVisualizer
8 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.21%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (9.27%) SoapUI
2 20 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.06%) Subversion
3 17 (6.85%) Selenium
4 16 (6.45%) JIRA
5 11 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.63%) Ant
7 8 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.82%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.82%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.42%) AccuRev
9 6 (2.42%) XDoclet
10 5 (2.02%) Appium
10 5 (2.02%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.61%) Maven
11 4 (1.61%) Toad
12 3 (1.21%) JMeter
12 3 (1.21%) Log4j
12 3 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (1.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 59 (23.79%) Finance
2 25 (10.08%) Marketing
3 23 (9.27%) Manufacturing
4 20 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 14 (5.65%) Electronics
6 13 (5.24%) Retail
7 11 (4.44%) Banking
8 7 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.21%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 127 (51.21%) Developer
2 49 (19.76%) Architect
3 43 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 30 (12.10%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.65%) C# Developer
7 11 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (4.03%) Android Developer
8 10 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (4.03%) Web Developer
9 8 (3.23%) Agile Developer
9 8 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (3.23%) Java Architect
9 8 (3.23%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.23%) Test Automation Specialist
9 8 (3.23%) Test Specialist
9 8 (3.23%) Tester
10 7 (2.82%) PHP Developer
10 7 (2.82%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (34.68%) HTML
2 74 (29.84%) .NET
3 56 (22.58%) J2EE
4 49 (19.76%) SOAP
5 40 (16.13%) Spring
6 39 (15.73%) ASP.NET
7 38 (15.32%) RESTful
7 38 (15.32%) XML
8 36 (14.52%) Hibernate
9 34 (13.71%) CSS
10 30 (12.10%) REST
11 28 (11.29%) AngularJS
11 28 (11.29%) jQuery
12 26 (10.48%) JSON
13 20 (8.06%) Apache Flex
14 18 (7.26%) Ajax
15 15 (6.05%) HTML5
15 15 (6.05%) JMS
16 14 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (5.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.66%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.63%) Linked Data
4 8 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.02%) Blockchain
7 5 (2.02%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.02%) iPad
7 5 (2.02%) Statistics
7 5 (2.02%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (1.61%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.61%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.21%) Clustering
9 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (16.94%) Linux
2 23 (9.27%) Unix
3 14 (5.65%) Android
4 13 (5.24%) Windows
5 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.61%) Solaris
6 4 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.21%) HPUX
8 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (39.92%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.40%) SOA
3 38 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (14.52%) OO
4 36 (14.52%) TDD
5 29 (11.69%) E-Commerce
6 27 (10.89%) MVC
7 25 (10.08%) Scrum
7 25 (10.08%) Software Engineering
8 23 (9.27%) Presales
9 21 (8.47%) Information Security
10 19 (7.66%) DevOps
10 19 (7.66%) TOGAF
11 18 (7.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (6.85%) Web Development
13 16 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 15 (6.05%) CRM
15 14 (5.65%) Digital Marketing
15 14 (5.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.76%) Java
2 88 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 58 (23.39%) SQL
4 39 (15.73%) C#
5 22 (8.87%) Python
6 18 (7.26%) PHP
7 12 (4.84%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.23%) Groovy
8 8 (3.23%) R
8 8 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.23%) XPath
9 5 (2.02%) C++
10 4 (1.61%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.61%) Perl
10 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.21%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.21%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.21%) Scala
11 3 (1.21%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (5.24%) Degree
2 7 (2.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.63%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) CDISC
4 1 (0.40%) HL7
4 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.84%) Hyper-V
2 11 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (3.63%) Docker
4 8 (3.23%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.42%) XenApp
6 3 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.21%) Varnish
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.40%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 40 (16.13%) Oracle
2 25 (10.08%) SAP
3 21 (8.47%) IBM
4 20 (8.06%) Adobe
5 16 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 12 (4.84%) Zend
7 7 (2.82%) hybris
8 6 (2.42%) Citrix
8 6 (2.42%) F5
8 6 (2.42%) NetApp
8 6 (2.42%) VMware
9 5 (2.02%) Google
10 4 (1.61%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.21%) ATG
11 3 (1.21%) Blue Martini
11 3 (1.21%) Elastic Path
11 3 (1.21%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.21%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.21%) WSO2
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £150 - £210 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Anglia
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago