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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 185 137 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.11% 5.65% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.85% 18.17% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 83 71
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £37.38 £39.00 £34.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +12.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.28 £30.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £47.60 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.57%
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
932 754 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.77% 31.12% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 390 419
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 47
Average hourly rate £33.73 £39.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.52% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £22.50 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.01 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex -1 49 £425 +14.55% 10
Hertfordshire +1 46 £400 -3.03% 17
Bedfordshire +3 27 £350 -22.22% 7
Cambridgeshire -11 25 £375 -6.25% 26
Norfolk +6 19 £350 +69.69% 3
Suffolk -4 15 £420 +7.69% 3
East Anglia -5 3 £350 -15.15%
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 136 (41.34%) XML
1 136 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (40.43%) SQL
3 127 (38.60%) Java
4 118 (35.87%) .NET
5 104 (31.61%) JavaScript
6 103 (31.31%) HTML
7 96 (29.18%) C#
8 92 (27.96%) TDD
9 91 (27.66%) Windows
10 85 (25.84%) Microsoft
11 84 (25.53%) CSS
12 77 (23.40%) UNIX
13 76 (23.10%) SOAP
14 73 (22.19%) Linux
15 71 (21.58%) MVC
16 68 (20.67%) SQL Server
17 63 (19.15%) Oracle
18 62 (18.84%) ASP.NET
19 60 (18.24%) Spring
19 60 (18.24%) REST
20 58 (17.63%) jQuery
21 56 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
21 56 (17.02%) J2EE
22 55 (16.72%) Eclipse
23 54 (16.41%) Relational Database
24 53 (16.11%) Ajax
25 52 (15.81%) MySQL
25 52 (15.81%) Finance
25 52 (15.81%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (10.33%) WebLogic
2 30 (9.12%) Apache
3 29 (8.81%) JBoss
4 26 (7.90%) IIS
5 23 (6.99%) Tomcat
6 21 (6.38%) SharePoint
7 20 (6.08%) WebSphere
8 16 (4.86%) CMS
9 14 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (3.04%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
11 6 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.52%) Node.js
13 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.22%) Liferay
13 4 (1.22%) Confluence
14 3 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 34 (10.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.82%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (6.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.43%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.61%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.61%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.13%) SaaS
4 5 (1.52%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.91%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.30%) Route 53
7 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.51%) HTTP
2 26 (7.90%) DNS
3 17 (5.17%) LDAP
4 15 (4.56%) Firewall
5 14 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 14 (4.26%) VPN
6 13 (3.95%) Reverse Proxy
7 12 (3.65%) DHCP
7 12 (3.65%) FTP
8 11 (3.34%) SAN
8 11 (3.34%) Internet
9 2 (0.61%) Intranet
9 2 (0.61%) SMS
10 1 (0.30%) VLAN
10 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.30%) SSL
10 1 (0.30%) IPsec
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 54 (16.41%) Relational Database
3 52 (15.81%) MySQL
4 30 (9.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (6.99%) RDBMS
6 20 (6.08%) NoSQL
7 19 (5.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (4.86%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.95%) MariaDB
10 10 (3.04%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (2.43%) Neo4j
12 8 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.82%) DB2
14 6 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.52%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 55 (16.72%) Eclipse
2 40 (12.16%) Subversion
3 31 (9.42%) Maven
3 31 (9.42%) Git (software)
4 29 (8.81%) Ant
4 29 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (8.21%) Visual Studio
6 23 (6.99%) JUnit
7 18 (5.47%) Selenium
7 18 (5.47%) JIRA
8 14 (4.26%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.34%) Mockito
9 11 (3.34%) SoapUI
9 11 (3.34%) IntelliJ
10 9 (2.74%) CruiseControl
11 8 (2.43%) QuickTest Pro
12 7 (2.13%) NUnit
12 7 (2.13%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.82%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.82%) MSTest
General
1 52 (15.81%) Finance
2 16 (4.86%) Marketing
3 11 (3.34%) Retail
4 10 (3.04%) Publishing
4 10 (3.04%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.52%) Banking
5 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Local Government
6 3 (0.91%) Advertising
6 3 (0.91%) Legal
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 211 (64.13%) Developer
2 62 (18.84%) Java Developer
3 36 (10.94%) .NET Developer
4 33 (10.03%) Architect
5 24 (7.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (6.38%) CRM Developer
7 19 (5.78%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.47%) Web Developer
8 18 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 15 (4.56%) Software Engineer
11 13 (3.95%) Tester
12 11 (3.34%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (3.34%) Analyst
13 9 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (2.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 8 (2.43%) Applications Developer
15 7 (2.13%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (41.34%) XML
2 118 (35.87%) .NET
3 103 (31.31%) HTML
4 84 (25.53%) CSS
5 76 (23.10%) SOAP
6 62 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 60 (18.24%) Spring
7 60 (18.24%) REST
8 58 (17.63%) jQuery
9 56 (17.02%) J2EE
10 53 (16.11%) Ajax
11 52 (15.81%) Hibernate
12 48 (14.59%) WCF
13 41 (12.46%) JSON
14 37 (11.25%) .NET Framework
15 35 (10.64%) HTML5
16 31 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (8.81%) JSP
18 27 (8.21%) Struts
19 21 (6.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.47%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.17%) Visualisation
2 17 (5.17%) Replication
3 13 (3.95%) User Experience
4 10 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.82%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.82%) GIS
5 6 (1.82%) PKI
5 6 (1.82%) Open Source
6 5 (1.52%) iPhone
6 5 (1.52%) Social Media
6 5 (1.52%) Biology
6 5 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.22%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.91%) Web 2.0
8 3 (0.91%) NHS
8 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.66%) Windows
2 77 (23.40%) UNIX
3 73 (22.19%) Linux
4 15 (4.56%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.04%) Solaris
5 10 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.43%) Android
7 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.91%) HPUX
9 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (27.96%) TDD
3 71 (21.58%) MVC
4 51 (15.50%) OO
5 44 (13.37%) Scrum
6 42 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 41 (12.46%) E-Commerce
8 35 (10.64%) Unit Testing
8 35 (10.64%) Web Development
9 33 (10.03%) CRM
10 32 (9.73%) Workflow
10 32 (9.73%) DevOps
11 31 (9.42%) BDD
12 27 (8.21%) Data Modelling
12 27 (8.21%) SOA
13 24 (7.29%) ITIL
14 23 (6.99%) Migration
14 23 (6.99%) Waterfall
15 21 (6.38%) Software Engineering
16 20 (6.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 133 (40.43%) SQL
2 127 (38.60%) Java
3 104 (31.61%) JavaScript
4 96 (29.18%) C#
5 37 (11.25%) PowerShell
6 32 (9.73%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.69%) T-SQL
8 16 (4.86%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.04%) PHP
10 9 (2.74%) Python
11 7 (2.13%) C++
11 7 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.82%) XPath
13 4 (1.22%) VB
14 3 (0.91%) C
14 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.61%) VBA
15 2 (0.61%) Ruby
15 2 (0.61%) PHP5
16 1 (0.30%) FQL
Qualifications
1 29 (8.81%) Degree
2 17 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.26%) MCITP
4 13 (3.95%) Sun Certification
5 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.91%) MCP
8 2 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) CBAP
9 1 (0.30%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.30%) CEH
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) CISSP
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.30%) CISM
9 1 (0.30%) ACCA
9 1 (0.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.34%) QA
1 11 (3.34%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.91%) KVM
4 1 (0.30%) Varnish
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 25 (7.60%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (6.69%) Puppet
3 15 (4.56%) SCCM
3 15 (4.56%) SCOM
4 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.91%) Nagios
5 2 (0.61%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.61%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.30%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 85 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 63 (19.15%) Oracle
3 16 (4.86%) Akamai
4 14 (4.26%) IBM
5 8 (2.43%) Sybase
6 7 (2.13%) AccuRev
7 6 (1.82%) Sun
7 6 (1.82%) Google
8 4 (1.22%) Twitter
8 4 (1.22%) webMethods
8 4 (1.22%) SAP
8 4 (1.22%) Adobe
9 3 (0.91%) HP
9 3 (0.91%) Interwoven
9 3 (0.91%) Progress
9 3 (0.91%) BEA
9 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.91%) Appcelerator
10 2 (0.61%) Talend
10 2 (0.61%) ServiceNow
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