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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 131 152 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.75% 5.82% 6.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.58% 21.35% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 86 128
Median daily rate £438 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 10
Median hourly rate £42.06 £36.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.23% -16.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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 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
669 712 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.34% 27.26% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 460 593
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.92 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 50 £400 +9.58% 21
Hertfordshire +4 30 £463 +30.28% 12
Bedfordshire +22 29 £438 +25.00% 9
Essex -4 18 £475 +18.75% 8
Suffolk -18 4 £360 -7.98% 4
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 101 (38.40%) Java
1 101 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (28.14%) .NET
3 72 (27.38%) HTML
3 72 (27.38%) JavaScript
4 71 (27.00%) SQL
5 60 (22.81%) SOA
6 57 (21.67%) SOAP
7 56 (21.29%) SQL Server
8 54 (20.53%) Finance
9 48 (18.25%) J2EE
10 47 (17.87%) XML
11 44 (16.73%) Linux
12 42 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
13 41 (15.59%) C#
13 41 (15.59%) Spring
14 40 (15.21%) REST
15 39 (14.83%) ASP.NET
15 39 (14.83%) OO
16 36 (13.69%) RESTful
17 34 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (12.55%) CSS
19 30 (11.41%) Python
19 30 (11.41%) E-Commerce
20 29 (11.03%) Oracle
20 29 (11.03%) Microsoft
20 29 (11.03%) Scrum
21 28 (10.65%) Git (software)
21 28 (10.65%) Relational Database
21 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills

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 17 (6.46%) Apache
2 16 (6.08%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.70%) IIS
4 14 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.18%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (3.04%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.28%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.90%) Mule
8 5 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.14%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.14%) CMS
10 3 (1.14%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.38%) Confluence
11 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.52%) MS Project
3 3 (1.14%) MS Office
4 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (4.56%) Magento
2 10 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.66%) SAP CRM
3 7 (2.66%) SAP ERP
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.42%) CloudFront
4 6 (2.28%) SaaS
5 5 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.90%) PaaS
6 4 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.38%) G Suite
7 1 (0.38%) IaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.42%) Internet
2 8 (3.04%) HTTP
3 6 (2.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (2.28%) IPsec
4 5 (1.90%) FTP
5 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.14%) DHCP
6 3 (1.14%) DNS
6 3 (1.14%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.14%) Firewall
6 3 (1.14%) SAN
7 2 (0.76%) AMQP
7 2 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.38%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.38%) SSH
8 1 (0.38%) Telnet
8 1 (0.38%) WAN
8 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.65%) Relational Database
3 20 (7.60%) MySQL
3 20 (7.60%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.42%) DB2
6 7 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.90%) DbVisualizer
9 4 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.52%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.14%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.14%) Triplestore
11 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.46%) Subversion
3 14 (5.32%) SoapUI
4 12 (4.56%) JIRA
5 11 (4.18%) Eclipse
6 10 (3.80%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.42%) Selenium
8 7 (2.66%) Ant
9 5 (1.90%) AccuRev
9 5 (1.90%) Android Studio
9 5 (1.90%) Appium
9 5 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.90%) JMeter
9 5 (1.90%) JUnit
9 5 (1.90%) Mercurial
9 5 (1.90%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.52%) Toad
11 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 54 (20.53%) Finance
2 21 (7.98%) Marketing
3 18 (6.84%) Retail
4 17 (6.46%) Manufacturing
5 14 (5.32%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.80%) Electronics
7 9 (3.42%) Banking
8 6 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.14%) Military
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 130 (49.43%) Developer
2 49 (18.63%) Architect
3 40 (15.21%) Java Developer
4 31 (11.79%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (7.22%) .NET Developer
6 15 (5.70%) C# Developer
7 13 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (4.56%) Agile Developer
8 12 (4.56%) Agile Java Developer
9 11 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.18%) Consultant
9 11 (4.18%) Web Engineer
10 9 (3.42%) Android Developer
10 9 (3.42%) Java Engineer
10 9 (3.42%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (3.42%) PHP Developer
10 9 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 9 (3.42%) SQL Developer
11 8 (3.04%) Java Architect
11 8 (3.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (28.14%) .NET
2 72 (27.38%) HTML
3 57 (21.67%) SOAP
4 48 (18.25%) J2EE
5 47 (17.87%) XML
6 41 (15.59%) Spring
7 40 (15.21%) REST
8 39 (14.83%) ASP.NET
9 36 (13.69%) RESTful
10 33 (12.55%) CSS
11 27 (10.27%) JSON
12 26 (9.89%) Hibernate
13 22 (8.37%) jQuery
14 20 (7.60%) AngularJS
15 18 (6.84%) Apache Flex
16 14 (5.32%) JMS
16 14 (5.32%) LAMP
16 14 (5.32%) XHTML
17 13 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (4.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.98%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.56%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.42%) Linked Data
5 7 (2.66%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.66%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.90%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.90%) Statistics
7 5 (1.90%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (1.52%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.52%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.14%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.14%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.14%) RIA
10 2 (0.76%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.76%) iPad
10 2 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.73%) Linux
2 23 (8.75%) Windows
3 20 (7.60%) Unix
4 10 (3.80%) Android
5 8 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.28%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.52%) Solaris
7 4 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.14%) HPUX
9 1 (0.38%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (22.81%) SOA
3 39 (14.83%) OO
4 34 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.41%) E-Commerce
6 29 (11.03%) Scrum
7 26 (9.89%) MVC
7 26 (9.89%) TDD
8 22 (8.37%) Presales
9 18 (6.84%) DevOps
9 18 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (6.84%) Open Source
9 18 (6.84%) Software Engineering
9 18 (6.84%) TOGAF
10 17 (6.46%) CRM
11 16 (6.08%) Information Security
12 15 (5.70%) ITIL
13 13 (4.94%) Change Management
13 13 (4.94%) ERP
13 13 (4.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.40%) Java
2 72 (27.38%) JavaScript
3 71 (27.00%) SQL
4 41 (15.59%) C#
5 30 (11.41%) Python
6 27 (10.27%) PHP
7 14 (5.32%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.32%) R
8 11 (4.18%) MATLAB
8 11 (4.18%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.04%) Ruby
10 8 (3.04%) XPath
11 5 (1.90%) C++
11 5 (1.90%) Jython
11 5 (1.90%) XQuery
12 4 (1.52%) Apple Swift
12 4 (1.52%) Perl
12 4 (1.52%) Scala
13 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (5.70%) Degree
2 8 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.28%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.76%) MCITP
5 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.42%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.38%) CDISC
4 1 (0.38%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (6.08%) Hyper-V
2 15 (5.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.18%) Docker
3 11 (4.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.80%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (3.80%) XenApp
5 3 (1.14%) Varnish
6 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) Puppet
2 3 (1.14%) SCCM
3 2 (0.76%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.38%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 29 (11.03%) Microsoft
1 29 (11.03%) Oracle
2 23 (8.75%) SAP
3 18 (6.84%) Adobe
3 18 (6.84%) IBM
4 14 (5.32%) Zend
5 11 (4.18%) NetApp
5 11 (4.18%) VMware
6 10 (3.80%) Citrix
7 9 (3.42%) Akamai
8 7 (2.66%) hybris
8 7 (2.66%) Teradata
9 6 (2.28%) F5
10 4 (1.52%) Informatica
10 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.52%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.52%) WSO2
11 3 (1.14%) ATG
11 3 (1.14%) Interwoven
11 3 (1.14%) JD Edwards
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