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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 188 135 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.29% 4.57% 3.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.71% 15.63% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 96 51
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £37.45 - £22.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +28.94%
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
793 864 679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.54% 29.27% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 541 387
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 43
Average hourly rate £38.00 £38.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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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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
Cambridgeshire +28 72 £388 -8.82% 29
Hertfordshire -4 41 £450 +20.00% 22
Essex +9 34 £400 -5.88% 7
Suffolk +9 26 £425 +9.67% 4
Norfolk -10 11 £405 +24.61% 2
Bedfordshire +5 8 £488 +75.67% 7
Web Services
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 135 (41.28%) Java
2 129 (39.45%) XML
3 118 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (34.86%) SOAP
5 103 (31.50%) Linux
6 94 (28.75%) HTML
7 91 (27.83%) SQL
7 91 (27.83%) SQL Server
8 79 (24.16%) Amazon AWS
9 74 (22.63%) J2EE
10 71 (21.71%) JavaScript
11 62 (18.96%) C#
11 62 (18.96%) .NET
12 61 (18.65%) TDD
13 58 (17.74%) CSS
14 57 (17.43%) UNIX
14 57 (17.43%) REST
15 56 (17.13%) HTML5
16 50 (15.29%) Oracle
17 49 (14.98%) DevOps
18 47 (14.37%) SOA
18 47 (14.37%) Puppet
19 45 (13.76%) Windows
19 45 (13.76%) Hibernate
20 44 (13.46%) TopLink
20 44 (13.46%) Ruby
20 44 (13.46%) Relational Database
21 41 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
22 39 (11.93%) Scrum
22 39 (11.93%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 35 (10.70%) WebLogic
2 33 (10.09%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (8.87%) WebSphere
4 27 (8.26%) SharePoint
5 15 (4.59%) JBoss
6 12 (3.67%) IIS
7 9 (2.75%) Apache
8 8 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.14%) Confluence
10 6 (1.83%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.83%) Documentum
10 6 (1.83%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.53%) Mule
11 5 (1.53%) WildFly
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.92%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.83%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Maximo
2 5 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.92%) Magento
5 2 (0.61%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.31%) AWD
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 79 (24.16%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.06%) SaaS
2 10 (3.06%) PaaS
3 9 (2.75%) IaaS
4 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.92%) Office 365
5 3 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.28%) HTTP
2 13 (3.98%) LDAP
3 11 (3.36%) FTP
4 6 (1.83%) Intranet
4 6 (1.83%) Internet
4 6 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.53%) SSH
6 4 (1.22%) DNS
7 3 (0.92%) LAN
7 3 (0.92%) WAN
7 3 (0.92%) Telnet
7 3 (0.92%) Firewall
7 3 (0.92%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.61%) 4G
8 2 (0.61%) 2G
8 2 (0.61%) DHCP
8 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.61%) SSL
8 2 (0.61%) SAN
8 2 (0.61%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (27.83%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.46%) Relational Database
3 29 (8.87%) MySQL
4 13 (3.98%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.45%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.53%) Ingres
7 5 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.22%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.61%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (8.26%) Eclipse
1 27 (8.26%) SoapUI
2 26 (7.95%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.65%) Ant
4 23 (7.03%) Jenkins
5 17 (5.20%) Subversion
6 16 (4.89%) Maven
6 16 (4.89%) JIRA
6 16 (4.89%) JUnit
7 13 (3.98%) AccuRev
8 11 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.14%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.14%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.53%) Selenium
11 3 (0.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 3 (0.92%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.61%) JMeter
12 2 (0.61%) NUnit
12 2 (0.61%) FitNesse
General
1 23 (7.03%) Marketing
2 16 (4.89%) Manufacturing
3 9 (2.75%) Finance
4 7 (2.14%) Automotive
5 6 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.22%) Legal
6 4 (1.22%) Retail
7 3 (0.92%) Local Government
8 2 (0.61%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (55.35%) Developer
2 77 (23.55%) Java Developer
3 44 (13.46%) Architect
4 33 (10.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 28 (8.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (7.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 21 (6.42%) BizTalk Developer
8 21 (6.42%) Analyst
9 20 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 18 (5.50%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.20%) Administrator
12 16 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.28%) Technical Architect
13 14 (4.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 14 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
14 12 (3.67%) J2EE Developer
15 11 (3.36%) Web Developer
15 11 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
16 10 (3.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (39.45%) XML
2 114 (34.86%) SOAP
3 94 (28.75%) HTML
4 74 (22.63%) J2EE
5 62 (18.96%) .NET
6 58 (17.74%) CSS
7 57 (17.43%) REST
8 56 (17.13%) HTML5
9 45 (13.76%) Hibernate
10 44 (13.46%) TopLink
11 33 (10.09%) WCF
12 31 (9.48%) Spring
13 30 (9.17%) ASP.NET
14 27 (8.26%) EclipseLink
15 24 (7.34%) XHTML
15 24 (7.34%) Ajax
15 24 (7.34%) RESTful
16 23 (7.03%) JSF
17 20 (6.12%) Middleware
18 19 (5.81%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.98%) Data Integration
3 12 (3.67%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.36%) GIS
5 8 (2.45%) Clustering
6 7 (2.14%) PKI
6 7 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.53%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.53%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.92%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.61%) DataPower
10 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.31%) CMDB
11 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.31%) Replication
11 1 (0.31%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.31%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 103 (31.50%) Linux
2 57 (17.43%) UNIX
3 45 (13.76%) Windows
4 30 (9.17%) Solaris
5 9 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.53%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.22%) Android
8 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.92%) CentOS
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (36.09%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (18.65%) TDD
3 49 (14.98%) DevOps
4 47 (14.37%) SOA
5 39 (11.93%) Scrum
6 37 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (11.01%) Configuration Management
8 27 (8.26%) OO
9 25 (7.65%) Content Management
10 23 (7.03%) MVC
11 22 (6.73%) User Stories
12 20 (6.12%) Validation
13 19 (5.81%) Web Development
14 18 (5.50%) Use Case
14 18 (5.50%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (5.50%) E-Commerce
15 17 (5.20%) RUP
16 14 (4.28%) Workflow
17 13 (3.98%) TOGAF
17 13 (3.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 135 (41.28%) Java
2 91 (27.83%) SQL
3 71 (21.71%) JavaScript
4 62 (18.96%) C#
5 44 (13.46%) Ruby
6 39 (11.93%) Python
7 13 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.36%) VB.NET
10 10 (3.06%) PHP
10 10 (3.06%) C++
11 8 (2.45%) Perl
12 7 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.83%) C
13 6 (1.83%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.92%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.92%) VB
15 2 (0.61%) VB6
15 2 (0.61%) VBScript
15 2 (0.61%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 10 (3.06%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.75%) Degree
3 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.53%) CISSP
5 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.61%) MCSE
7 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.31%) MCTS
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) MCSD
8 1 (0.31%) HND
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.31%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.22%) SLA
1 4 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (1.22%) vSphere
2 4 (1.22%) Docker
3 3 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.61%) XenApp
4 2 (0.61%) vCloud
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 47 (14.37%) Puppet
2 41 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (6.73%) Ansible
4 5 (1.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.22%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.92%) SCOM
6 3 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.31%) Nessus
8 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (15.29%) Oracle
2 31 (9.48%) IBM
3 30 (9.17%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.42%) Citrix
5 19 (5.81%) SAP
6 16 (4.89%) Red Hat
7 14 (4.28%) VMware
8 12 (3.67%) Atlassian
9 10 (3.06%) ESRI
10 6 (1.83%) HP
11 5 (1.53%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.53%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.53%) Google
11 5 (1.53%) ForgeRock
12 4 (1.22%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.22%) Cisco
13 3 (0.92%) Adobe
13 3 (0.92%) Sun
13 3 (0.92%) BMC
13 3 (0.92%) TIBCO
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Anglia
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
EBI Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Rate: 6 (monthly salary starting at £2,670.64 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable)
Posted: 8 days ago
EBI Hinxton, near Cambridge
EMBL
Rate: 5 (monthly salary starting at £2,387.20 free of UK income tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable)
Posted: 8 days ago
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,050 to £29,937 per annum (initial salary)
Posted: 13 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago