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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 144 195 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.72% 6.27% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.59% 23.78% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 139 104
Median daily rate £425 £394 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £331 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £37.73 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%
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
667 820 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.50% 26.38% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 533 548
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 25
Median hourly rate £31.90 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.94 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £42.00 £40.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -2 48 £453 +16.77% 22
Hertfordshire +8 34 £394 -7.35% 17
Essex +2 29 £300 -25.00% 2
Suffolk -9 18 £348 -18.23% 3
Bedfordshire +6 9 £388 -20.51% 8
Norfolk -3 6 £510 +24.39% 3
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 152 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (47.28%) Java
3 105 (35.71%) SOAP
4 102 (34.69%) XML
5 83 (28.23%) REST
6 72 (24.49%) SQL
7 62 (21.09%) HTML
8 59 (20.07%) SOA
9 58 (19.73%) Oracle
10 57 (19.39%) SQL Server
11 53 (18.03%) Finance
12 52 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
13 47 (15.99%) AngularJS
14 44 (14.97%) Open Source
14 44 (14.97%) JavaScript
15 43 (14.63%) TDD
16 41 (13.95%) Microsoft
17 40 (13.61%) JSON
17 40 (13.61%) RESTful
18 39 (13.27%) C#
18 39 (13.27%) Linux
19 38 (12.93%) J2EE
20 37 (12.59%) .NET
20 37 (12.59%) OO
20 37 (12.59%) CRM
20 37 (12.59%) Scrum
21 35 (11.90%) HTML5
22 33 (11.22%) SAP
23 31 (10.54%) DevOps
24 30 (10.20%) Windows

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 19 (6.46%) WebSphere
2 18 (6.12%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (5.10%) IIS
4 14 (4.76%) CMS
5 13 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
6 12 (4.08%) WebLogic
7 9 (3.06%) Apache
7 9 (3.06%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.38%) JBoss
8 7 (2.38%) SharePoint
9 6 (2.04%) Mule
10 5 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.02%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.68%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.68%) nginx
12 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.08%) SAP ERP
3 11 (3.74%) SAP CRM
4 9 (3.06%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.02%) Maximo
6 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.68%) Magento
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (3.40%) Force.com
4 10 (3.40%) Heroku
5 5 (1.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.70%) CloudFront
5 5 (1.70%) IaaS
6 3 (1.02%) GitHub
6 3 (1.02%) Office 365
6 3 (1.02%) SaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.68%) Route 53
8 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.36%) FTP
1 4 (1.36%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) AMQP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) Network Security
2 2 (0.68%) SMS
2 2 (0.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.34%) DHCP
3 1 (0.34%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.34%) LAN
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) VoIP
3 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.48%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.14%) MySQL
4 13 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.72%) DB2
6 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.70%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.02%) Redis
12 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.68%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.68%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.68%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 30 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.78%) AccuRev
3 16 (5.44%) Subversion
4 15 (5.10%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.08%) Ant
6 10 (3.40%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (3.06%) EasyMock
7 9 (3.06%) Mockito
7 9 (3.06%) SoapUI
7 9 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.72%) Maven
9 7 (2.38%) JUnit
9 7 (2.38%) Mercurial
10 6 (2.04%) Selenium
10 6 (2.04%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.70%) JIRA
11 5 (1.70%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.36%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.36%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 53 (18.03%) Finance
2 19 (6.46%) Marketing
3 13 (4.42%) Retail
4 7 (2.38%) Automotive
5 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Military
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (55.10%) Developer
2 73 (24.83%) Java Developer
3 40 (13.61%) Architect
4 25 (8.50%) .NET Developer
5 23 (7.82%) Agile Developer
6 19 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (5.78%) Agile Java Developer
7 17 (5.78%) J2EE Developer
7 17 (5.78%) SOA Developer
8 16 (5.44%) Consultant
8 16 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.42%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.08%) Analyst
10 12 (4.08%) Designer
10 12 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 12 (4.08%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 11 (3.74%) C# Developer
12 10 (3.40%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (3.40%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (35.71%) SOAP
2 102 (34.69%) XML
3 83 (28.23%) REST
4 62 (21.09%) HTML
5 47 (15.99%) AngularJS
6 40 (13.61%) JSON
6 40 (13.61%) RESTful
7 38 (12.93%) J2EE
8 37 (12.59%) .NET
9 35 (11.90%) HTML5
10 30 (10.20%) CSS
11 29 (9.86%) Spring
12 21 (7.14%) Hibernate
13 20 (6.80%) Apache Camel
13 20 (6.80%) XSD
14 17 (5.78%) JSF
14 17 (5.78%) Middleware
15 16 (5.44%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (5.44%) Silverlight
15 16 (5.44%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.18%) Mobile App
2 19 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (5.78%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.72%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.72%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.04%) User Experience
7 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.36%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
9 2 (0.68%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.68%) RIA
9 2 (0.68%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.68%) Telematics
9 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.27%) Linux
2 30 (10.20%) Windows
3 19 (6.46%) Android
4 15 (5.10%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.08%) Unix
6 9 (3.06%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.68%) Solaris
8 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.68%) zOS
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) CentOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (51.70%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (20.07%) SOA
3 44 (14.97%) Open Source
4 43 (14.63%) TDD
5 37 (12.59%) CRM
5 37 (12.59%) OO
5 37 (12.59%) Scrum
6 31 (10.54%) DevOps
7 27 (9.18%) ERP
8 23 (7.82%) SDLC
9 21 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (6.80%) Data Modelling
10 20 (6.80%) ETL
11 19 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (5.78%) OOA/OOD
13 15 (5.10%) Analytics
13 15 (5.10%) MVC
14 14 (4.76%) Automated Testing
14 14 (4.76%) E-Commerce
14 14 (4.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 139 (47.28%) Java
2 72 (24.49%) SQL
3 44 (14.97%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.27%) C#
5 23 (7.82%) Python
6 20 (6.80%) Ruby
7 14 (4.76%) Apex Code
8 13 (4.42%) PHP
8 13 (4.42%) T-SQL
9 12 (4.08%) SOQL
10 8 (2.72%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.04%) Jython
12 6 (2.04%) R
13 5 (1.70%) XPath
14 4 (1.36%) Groovy
14 4 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.68%) SQR
15 2 (0.68%) XAML
15 2 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (2.04%) Degree
2 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.02%) ISEB
3 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.02%) MCITP
4 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.36%) SLA
2 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.06%) Active Directory
1 9 (3.06%) Docker
2 7 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.36%) XenApp
5 2 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 24 (8.16%) Puppet
2 16 (5.44%) Ansible
3 10 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.04%) Packer
5 2 (0.68%) Kibana
5 2 (0.68%) logstash
6 1 (0.34%) Bacula
6 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 58 (19.73%) Oracle
2 41 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 33 (11.22%) SAP
4 20 (6.80%) WSO2
5 19 (6.46%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (5.44%) Google
6 16 (5.44%) IBM
7 11 (3.74%) Siebel
8 8 (2.72%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.72%) VMware
9 6 (2.04%) Teradata
10 5 (1.70%) Akamai
10 5 (1.70%) Citrix
10 5 (1.70%) NetApp
11 4 (1.36%) ATG
11 4 (1.36%) ESRI
11 4 (1.36%) Informatica
11 4 (1.36%) Percussion
11 4 (1.36%) Sybase
11 4 (1.36%) TIBCO
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