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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 33 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 128 228 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.10% 7.31% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.23% 26.00% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 138 115
Median daily rate £388 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.84 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.22%
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
603 877 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.02% 28.10% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 562 593
Median daily rate £375 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £42.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Hertfordshire -2 46 £325 -16.12% 11
Cambridgeshire -10 38 £400 +3.89% 15
Bedfordshire +9 17 £388 +3.33% 2
Essex -19 12 £475 +26.66% 9
Suffolk -6 10 £425 - 3
Norfolk -4 5 £510 +35.81%
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 145 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (47.54%) Java
3 94 (33.10%) SOAP
4 92 (32.39%) XML
5 82 (28.87%) SQL
6 76 (26.76%) HTML
7 75 (26.41%) REST
8 69 (24.30%) SQL Server
9 56 (19.72%) JavaScript
10 51 (17.96%) Oracle
11 50 (17.61%) Finance
12 47 (16.55%) .NET
12 47 (16.55%) SOA
13 46 (16.20%) AngularJS
14 45 (15.85%) J2EE
14 45 (15.85%) Linux
14 45 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
15 42 (14.79%) C#
16 40 (14.08%) OO
16 40 (14.08%) TDD
17 37 (13.03%) CSS
18 36 (12.68%) Microsoft
18 36 (12.68%) HTML5
19 34 (11.97%) Scrum
20 33 (11.62%) Open Source
20 33 (11.62%) Git (software)
21 30 (10.56%) Windows
21 30 (10.56%) CRM
22 29 (10.21%) JSON
22 29 (10.21%) Relational Database

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 24 (8.45%) WebSphere
2 16 (5.63%) WebLogic
3 15 (5.28%) IIS
4 13 (4.58%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 11 (3.87%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.52%) Apache
8 8 (2.82%) CMS
9 7 (2.46%) JBoss
10 6 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (2.11%) Mule
11 5 (1.76%) Apache ServiceMix
11 5 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (1.41%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.06%) ArcGIS
13 3 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.70%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.70%) nginx
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.46%) MS Office
3 3 (1.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.87%) SAP CRM
1 11 (3.87%) SAP ERP
2 10 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.11%) Magento
4 4 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.06%) Maximo
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 45 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.11%) CloudFront
5 5 (1.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (1.76%) IaaS
6 4 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.06%) Force.com
7 3 (1.06%) Heroku
7 3 (1.06%) Office 365
7 3 (1.06%) SaaS
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.70%) Route 53
9 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.11%) FTP
2 5 (1.76%) HTTP
3 4 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (1.41%) Internet
3 4 (1.41%) IPsec
4 2 (0.70%) AMQP
4 2 (0.70%) DHCP
4 2 (0.70%) DNS
4 2 (0.70%) Network Security
4 2 (0.70%) SMS
4 2 (0.70%) Wireless
5 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.35%) LAN
5 1 (0.35%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) SSH
5 1 (0.35%) Telnet
5 1 (0.35%) VoIP
5 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (24.30%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.21%) Relational Database
3 21 (7.39%) MySQL
4 14 (4.93%) Oracle Database
5 13 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.87%) DB2
7 10 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.76%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.06%) Redis
14 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.70%) DbVisualizer
14 2 (0.70%) MarkLogic
14 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 33 (11.62%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.75%) Subversion
3 19 (6.69%) AccuRev
4 13 (4.58%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.23%) Ant
6 11 (3.87%) SoapUI
6 11 (3.87%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (2.82%) JUnit
9 7 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.46%) JIRA
9 7 (2.46%) Maven
9 7 (2.46%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.46%) Selenium
10 5 (1.76%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.76%) Mockito
10 5 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (1.76%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.41%) EasyMock
11 4 (1.41%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 50 (17.61%) Finance
2 20 (7.04%) Marketing
3 16 (5.63%) Retail
4 6 (2.11%) Automotive
4 6 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Billing
7 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 169 (59.51%) Developer
2 72 (25.35%) Java Developer
3 29 (10.21%) Architect
4 24 (8.45%) .NET Developer
5 22 (7.75%) Agile Developer
6 18 (6.34%) J2EE Developer
6 18 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.63%) Agile Java Developer
8 13 (4.58%) Consultant
8 13 (4.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 13 (4.58%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 11 (3.87%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (3.52%) Analyst
11 10 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (3.52%) PHP Developer
11 10 (3.52%) SOA Developer
11 10 (3.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (33.10%) SOAP
2 92 (32.39%) XML
3 76 (26.76%) HTML
4 75 (26.41%) REST
5 47 (16.55%) .NET
6 46 (16.20%) AngularJS
7 45 (15.85%) J2EE
8 37 (13.03%) CSS
9 36 (12.68%) HTML5
10 29 (10.21%) JSON
11 27 (9.51%) Spring
12 26 (9.15%) RESTful
13 20 (7.04%) Hibernate
13 20 (7.04%) jQuery
13 20 (7.04%) JSF
14 16 (5.63%) ASP.NET
14 16 (5.63%) JSP
14 16 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (5.63%) Silverlight
14 16 (5.63%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.39%) Mobile App
2 20 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.87%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.17%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.76%) Linked Data
8 4 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.41%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.41%) User Experience
8 4 (1.41%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (1.06%) RIA
10 2 (0.70%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.70%) Statistics
10 2 (0.70%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.70%) Telematics
10 2 (0.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.85%) Linux
2 30 (10.56%) Windows
3 16 (5.63%) Unix
4 11 (3.87%) Android
5 9 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.46%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.06%) Solaris
8 3 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.70%) zOS
10 1 (0.35%) AIX
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.35%) HPUX
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.55%) SOA
3 40 (14.08%) OO
3 40 (14.08%) TDD
4 34 (11.97%) Scrum
5 33 (11.62%) Open Source
6 30 (10.56%) CRM
7 24 (8.45%) DevOps
8 22 (7.75%) E-Commerce
9 21 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.39%) ERP
10 19 (6.69%) SDLC
11 18 (6.34%) MVC
12 17 (5.99%) OOA/OOD
12 17 (5.99%) Web Development
13 15 (5.28%) Analytics
14 14 (4.93%) Data Modelling
14 14 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (4.93%) ETL
14 14 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 135 (47.54%) Java
2 82 (28.87%) SQL
3 56 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 42 (14.79%) C#
5 27 (9.51%) Python
6 21 (7.39%) PHP
7 17 (5.99%) Ruby
8 14 (4.93%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.93%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.52%) MATLAB
10 7 (2.46%) R
10 7 (2.46%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.11%) Apex Code
11 6 (2.11%) Jython
11 6 (2.11%) XPath
12 5 (1.76%) SOQL
13 3 (1.06%) Groovy
13 3 (1.06%) XQuery
14 2 (0.70%) SQR
14 2 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (4.23%) Degree
2 5 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.06%) MCITP
5 2 (0.70%) ISEB
5 2 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.35%) MCP
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.41%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.52%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.17%) Docker
4 7 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.11%) XenApp
6 5 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (7.04%) Puppet
2 12 (4.23%) Ansible
3 7 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.76%) Packer
5 2 (0.70%) Kibana
5 2 (0.70%) logstash
5 2 (0.70%) SCCM
5 2 (0.70%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (17.96%) Oracle
2 36 (12.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.15%) SAP
4 21 (7.39%) IBM
5 11 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (3.87%) WSO2
5 11 (3.87%) Zend
6 8 (2.82%) VMware
7 7 (2.46%) Citrix
7 7 (2.46%) Google
7 7 (2.46%) NetApp
7 7 (2.46%) Teradata
8 6 (2.11%) Akamai
8 6 (2.11%) hybris
8 6 (2.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.76%) ATG
10 4 (1.41%) ESRI
10 4 (1.41%) Informatica
10 4 (1.41%) Percussion
10 4 (1.41%) TIBCO
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