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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 21 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 219 173 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.24% 5.59% 4.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.80% 18.48% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 112 56
Average daily rate
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£386 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.84 - £46.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 - £27.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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
849 936 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.08% 30.26% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 582 374
Average daily rate £367 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 24 35
Average hourly rate £36.67 £28.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.66% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £14.75 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.95 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 3 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Web Services Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 September 2015. 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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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
Cambridgeshire +36 96 £385 +14.07% 36
Hertfordshire +17 58 £389 -0.32% 33
Essex -1 33 £300 -25.00% 7
Suffolk -4 24 £425 +10.74%
Norfolk -10 6 £325 +8.33% 1
Bedfordshire -1 4 £369 -8.95% 4
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 159 (41.51%) Java
2 129 (33.68%) XML
3 128 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (32.11%) SOAP
5 105 (27.42%) SQL
6 100 (26.11%) Linux
7 96 (25.07%) HTML
8 94 (24.54%) JavaScript
8 94 (24.54%) Amazon AWS
9 91 (23.76%) SQL Server
10 80 (20.89%) C#
11 77 (20.10%) J2EE
12 75 (19.58%) .NET
13 65 (16.97%) CSS
14 63 (16.45%) Spring
15 60 (15.67%) SOA
16 56 (14.62%) OO
16 56 (14.62%) REST
16 56 (14.62%) DevOps
17 53 (13.84%) Puppet
18 52 (13.58%) TDD
19 50 (13.05%) HTML5
19 50 (13.05%) Middleware
20 49 (12.79%) Hibernate
20 49 (12.79%) Relational Database
21 48 (12.53%) Oracle
22 47 (12.27%) Windows
22 47 (12.27%) Ruby
23 42 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
24 41 (10.70%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 31 (8.09%) WebLogic
2 29 (7.57%) SharePoint
3 26 (6.79%) Apache
3 26 (6.79%) WebSphere
4 24 (6.27%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (4.70%) JBoss
6 17 (4.44%) Mule
7 15 (3.92%) CMS
8 13 (3.39%) IIS
9 8 (2.09%) Tomcat
9 8 (2.09%) Confluence
9 8 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.83%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.57%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.31%) Node.js
13 3 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 15 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.57%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.31%) MS Office
3 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (3.39%) Maximo
2 7 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.78%) Magento
5 2 (0.52%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 94 (24.54%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.44%) SaaS
3 13 (3.39%) PaaS
4 12 (3.13%) IaaS
5 6 (1.57%) Google Analytics
6 5 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.52%) Office 365
8 2 (0.52%) GitHub
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.66%) FTP
1 14 (3.66%) Internet
2 9 (2.35%) HTTP
2 9 (2.35%) LDAP
3 7 (1.83%) Intranet
4 6 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (1.31%) SSH
5 5 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.04%) DNS
6 4 (1.04%) Firewall
7 3 (0.78%) Telnet
7 3 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.78%) LAN
7 3 (0.78%) WAN
8 2 (0.52%) DHCP
8 2 (0.52%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.52%) SSL
8 2 (0.52%) SAN
8 2 (0.52%) 3G
8 2 (0.52%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.76%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.79%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.57%) MySQL
4 18 (4.70%) RDBMS
5 15 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.09%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.57%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.04%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.52%) Big Data
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.26%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 39 (10.18%) Ant
2 33 (8.62%) JIRA
3 30 (7.83%) SoapUI
4 27 (7.05%) Maven
5 25 (6.53%) Jenkins
6 24 (6.27%) Git (software)
7 22 (5.74%) Eclipse
8 18 (4.70%) JUnit
8 18 (4.70%) AccuRev
9 17 (4.44%) Subversion
9 17 (4.44%) Visual Studio
10 12 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.35%) Selenium
12 8 (2.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 4 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.78%) HP UFT
14 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.52%) Hudson
15 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.52%) Gradle
General
1 30 (7.83%) Finance
2 22 (5.74%) Marketing
3 12 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.87%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.09%) Automotive
6 7 (1.83%) Publishing
7 6 (1.57%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.04%) Retail
8 4 (1.04%) Local Government
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Billing
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 224 (58.49%) Developer
2 107 (27.94%) Java Developer
3 34 (8.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (8.09%) Architect
5 28 (7.31%) Analyst
6 25 (6.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 25 (6.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 23 (6.01%) Web Developer
8 21 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (5.22%) .NET Developer
10 19 (4.96%) J2EE Developer
10 19 (4.96%) BizTalk Developer
11 17 (4.44%) Senior Developer
12 15 (3.92%) Administrator
13 14 (3.66%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (3.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 14 (3.66%) Linux Administrator
14 13 (3.39%) Test Engineer
15 12 (3.13%) Test Analyst
16 10 (2.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (33.68%) XML
2 123 (32.11%) SOAP
3 96 (25.07%) HTML
4 77 (20.10%) J2EE
5 75 (19.58%) .NET
6 65 (16.97%) CSS
7 63 (16.45%) Spring
8 56 (14.62%) REST
9 50 (13.05%) Middleware
9 50 (13.05%) HTML5
10 49 (12.79%) Hibernate
11 41 (10.70%) RESTful
12 36 (9.40%) ASP.NET
13 35 (9.14%) WCF
14 31 (8.09%) TopLink
15 24 (6.27%) JSP
15 24 (6.27%) Struts
15 24 (6.27%) Ajax
15 24 (6.27%) jQuery
16 21 (5.48%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.18%) Data Integration
3 14 (3.66%) GIS
4 12 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.35%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.09%) User Experience
7 7 (1.83%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.83%) PKI
8 6 (1.57%) Web 2.0
8 6 (1.57%) Social Media
9 5 (1.31%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.04%) Life Science
10 4 (1.04%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.04%) Clustering
10 4 (1.04%) Biology
11 3 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.11%) Linux
2 47 (12.27%) Windows
3 41 (10.70%) UNIX
4 20 (5.22%) Solaris
5 9 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.04%) CentOS
7 4 (1.04%) Android
7 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.52%) HPUX
8 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (33.42%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.67%) SOA
3 56 (14.62%) OO
3 56 (14.62%) DevOps
4 52 (13.58%) TDD
5 41 (10.70%) Scrum
6 39 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.14%) Configuration Management
8 33 (8.62%) Web Development
9 32 (8.36%) MVC
10 29 (7.57%) Content Management
11 28 (7.31%) E-Commerce
12 21 (5.48%) UML
13 18 (4.70%) ETL
13 18 (4.70%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (4.44%) User Stories
15 16 (4.18%) Automated Testing
15 16 (4.18%) Software Engineering
15 16 (4.18%) Use Case
15 16 (4.18%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 159 (41.51%) Java
2 105 (27.42%) SQL
3 94 (24.54%) JavaScript
4 80 (20.89%) C#
5 47 (12.27%) Ruby
6 41 (10.70%) Python
7 15 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 13 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 13 (3.39%) Groovy
9 10 (2.61%) C
9 10 (2.61%) Perl
9 10 (2.61%) PHP
10 9 (2.35%) C++
11 7 (1.83%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.57%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.78%) XPath
14 2 (0.52%) Erlang
14 2 (0.52%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 17 (4.44%) Degree
2 10 (2.61%) ISEB
2 10 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.35%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.09%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.31%) CISSP
5 5 (1.31%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.52%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.52%) MCSE
7 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) MCTS
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) MCSD
8 1 (0.26%) HND
8 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.83%) SLA
1 7 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) CDISC
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.04%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.04%) vSphere
3 4 (1.04%) Docker
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.52%) vCloud
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (13.84%) Puppet
2 42 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (6.27%) Ansible
4 5 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.04%) OpenAM
5 4 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.52%) Graphite
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.52%) logstash
7 1 (0.26%) Opsview
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.26%) Nessus
7 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 48 (12.53%) Oracle
2 29 (7.57%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.31%) IBM
4 24 (6.27%) Citrix
5 19 (4.96%) VMware
6 17 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 16 (4.18%) MuleSoft
8 13 (3.39%) ESRI
9 11 (2.87%) Google
10 9 (2.35%) Adobe
10 9 (2.35%) HP
11 8 (2.09%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.83%) FatWire
12 7 (1.83%) Sybase
13 6 (1.57%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.31%) Omniture
15 4 (1.04%) hybris
15 4 (1.04%) JD Edwards
15 4 (1.04%) Cisco
15 4 (1.04%) ForgeRock
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Bedfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Hinxton, Cambridge
EMBL
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £280 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £300.00 per day
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Hertfordshire
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Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
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Hertfordshire
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