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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / East of England
Rank 30 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 119 130 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.58% 5.38% 6.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.32% 20.90% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 78 102
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £227 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.59
% change year-on-year
-22.76% +57.35%

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
616 622 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.87% 25.76% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 375 479
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 33
Median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £36.50 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Hertfordshire -3 33 £394 +8.62% 8
Cambridgeshire +7 32 £425 -13.70% 14
Essex -15 24 £475 +90.00% 3
Suffolk +5 19 £283 -22.06% 2
Bedfordshire -3 9 £365 -15.36% 2
Norfolk -1 1 £550 +22.22% 1
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 129 (50.99%) Java
2 112 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (35.57%) JavaScript
4 85 (33.60%) HTML
5 77 (30.43%) .NET
6 69 (27.27%) SOA
7 61 (24.11%) SQL
7 61 (24.11%) Finance
8 59 (23.32%) Hibernate
9 58 (22.92%) Spring
10 57 (22.53%) J2EE
11 51 (20.16%) RESTful
12 49 (19.37%) Oracle
13 48 (18.97%) TDD
14 46 (18.18%) SOAP
15 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
15 44 (17.39%) ASP.NET
16 41 (16.21%) Scrum
17 39 (15.42%) C#
17 39 (15.42%) XML
18 38 (15.02%) Linux
19 37 (14.62%) OO
20 36 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (12.65%) AngularJS
21 32 (12.65%) CSS
22 31 (12.25%) WebLogic
22 31 (12.25%) REST
23 30 (11.86%) E-Commerce
24 29 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
25 28 (11.07%) 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 31 (12.25%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (5.53%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.74%) Apache
5 7 (2.77%) CMS
6 6 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (1.98%) IIS
7 5 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.58%) Drupal
8 4 (1.58%) Mule
8 4 (1.58%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.19%) Confluence
9 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.19%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) MS Project
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (5.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (2.77%) Magento
2 7 (2.77%) SAP CRM
2 7 (2.77%) SAP ERP
3 5 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.40%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.40%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.98%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.98%) PaaS
3 5 (1.98%) SaaS
4 4 (1.58%) Oracle CX
5 3 (1.19%) Akamai
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.19%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.79%) Route 53
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.40%) G Suite
7 1 (0.40%) GitHub
7 1 (0.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.95%) Internet
2 8 (3.16%) HTTP
3 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.58%) Firewall
5 3 (1.19%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.79%) IPsec
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 2 (0.79%) SAN
7 1 (0.40%) DHCP
7 1 (0.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.40%) FTP
7 1 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.40%) SSL
7 1 (0.40%) WAN
7 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.30%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.14%) MySQL
3 13 (5.14%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.77%) DB2
7 7 (2.77%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.98%) Big Data
8 5 (1.98%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.58%) DbVisualizer
9 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.19%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.19%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 26 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 22 (8.70%) Subversion
4 20 (7.91%) Selenium
5 19 (7.51%) JIRA
6 14 (5.53%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.56%) Ant
8 9 (3.56%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.16%) Maven
9 8 (3.16%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.77%) XDoclet
11 5 (1.98%) AccuRev
11 5 (1.98%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.58%) Appium
12 4 (1.58%) JUnit
12 4 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.19%) Log4j
13 3 (1.19%) NetBeans
13 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 61 (24.11%) Finance
2 24 (9.49%) Marketing
3 20 (7.91%) Manufacturing
4 19 (7.51%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.14%) Electronics
6 12 (4.74%) Banking
6 12 (4.74%) Retail
7 8 (3.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.19%) Military
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (53.75%) Developer
2 58 (22.92%) Java Developer
3 52 (20.55%) Architect
4 32 (12.65%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (7.11%) .NET Developer
6 14 (5.53%) E-Commerce Developer
7 13 (5.14%) Java E-Commerce Developer
8 12 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Agile Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (3.95%) Android Developer
10 9 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (3.56%) Java Architect
10 9 (3.56%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.56%) Tester
11 8 (3.16%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.16%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.16%) Test Automation Specialist
11 8 (3.16%) Test Specialist
11 8 (3.16%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (33.60%) HTML
2 77 (30.43%) .NET
3 59 (23.32%) Hibernate
4 58 (22.92%) Spring
5 57 (22.53%) J2EE
6 51 (20.16%) RESTful
7 46 (18.18%) SOAP
8 44 (17.39%) ASP.NET
9 39 (15.42%) XML
10 32 (12.65%) AngularJS
10 32 (12.65%) CSS
11 31 (12.25%) REST
12 26 (10.28%) JSON
13 24 (9.49%) jQuery
14 23 (9.09%) Apache Flex
15 20 (7.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (7.51%) Ajax
17 18 (7.11%) JMS
17 18 (7.11%) XSLT
18 16 (6.32%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.77%) Client/Server
4 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.98%) iPad
4 5 (1.98%) Linked Data
5 4 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.19%) Clustering
6 3 (1.19%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.79%) IPTV
7 2 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.40%) EPoS
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.02%) Linux
2 24 (9.49%) Unix
3 16 (6.32%) Android
4 15 (5.93%) Windows
5 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.58%) Solaris
6 4 (1.58%) VMS
7 3 (1.19%) HPUX
8 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.27%) SOA
3 48 (18.97%) TDD
4 41 (16.21%) Scrum
5 37 (14.62%) OO
6 36 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 28 (11.07%) MVC
9 25 (9.88%) Software Engineering
10 24 (9.49%) Information Security
11 21 (8.30%) BDD
11 21 (8.30%) DevOps
11 21 (8.30%) Presales
12 17 (6.72%) Kanban
13 16 (6.32%) Concurrent Programming
14 15 (5.93%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.93%) TOGAF
15 14 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.53%) CRM
16 13 (5.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (50.99%) Java
2 90 (35.57%) JavaScript
3 61 (24.11%) SQL
4 39 (15.42%) C#
5 17 (6.72%) Python
6 15 (5.93%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.93%) Scala
7 10 (3.95%) PHP
8 9 (3.56%) Groovy
8 9 (3.56%) XPath
9 7 (2.77%) R
9 7 (2.77%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.58%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.58%) C++
12 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.19%) Perl
13 2 (0.79%) C
13 2 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (2.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.77%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) CDISC
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (3.16%) Docker
2 7 (2.77%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.58%) XenApp
6 3 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.19%) Varnish
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
1 1 (0.40%) SCCM
1 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.40%) Terraform
1 1 (0.40%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 49 (19.37%) Oracle
2 25 (9.88%) SAP
3 23 (9.09%) Adobe
4 18 (7.11%) IBM
5 12 (4.74%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.77%) Google
7 6 (2.37%) hybris
8 5 (1.98%) NetApp
8 5 (1.98%) VMware
8 5 (1.98%) Zend
9 4 (1.58%) Citrix
9 4 (1.58%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.19%) ATG
10 3 (1.19%) Blue Martini
10 3 (1.19%) Elastic Path
10 3 (1.19%) Interwoven
10 3 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.19%) Sybase
10 3 (1.19%) WSO2
11 2 (0.79%) ServiceNow
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago