The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 28 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.88% 5.48% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.42% 20.12% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 16
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £286 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.71%
Web Services
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 169 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.27% 27.21% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 102 77
Median daily rate £313 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 16
Median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.83 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Essex region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Essex region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Basildon -11 3 - - 1
Brentwood +4 2 £228 -60.43% 1
Harlow - 1 £350 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 52 (71.23%) Java
2 51 (69.86%) SOAP
2 51 (69.86%) XML
3 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (60.27%) REST
5 33 (45.21%) HTML
6 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
7 30 (41.10%) TDD
8 29 (39.73%) HTML5
9 28 (38.36%) J2EE
10 27 (36.99%) SOA
11 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
12 22 (30.14%) Open Source
12 22 (30.14%) JSON
13 20 (27.40%) Oracle
14 19 (26.03%) WSO2
14 19 (26.03%) Apache Camel
15 17 (23.29%) AccuRev
15 17 (23.29%) SQL
15 17 (23.29%) JSF
16 16 (21.92%) TopLink
16 16 (21.92%) Finance
17 15 (20.55%) Google
17 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
17 15 (20.55%) OO
17 15 (20.55%) Oracle Service Bus
18 14 (19.18%) CSS
19 13 (17.81%) XSD
19 13 (17.81%) PrimeFaces
20 12 (16.44%) C#

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (20.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (15.07%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (15.07%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.59%) IIS
4 6 (8.22%) Mule
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) CMS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) LAN
1 1 (1.37%) Network Security
1 1 (1.37%) VoIP
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) MySQL
3 4 (5.48%) DB2
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) AccuRev
2 9 (12.33%) EasyMock
2 9 (12.33%) Mockito
3 7 (9.59%) Ant
4 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.11%) Selenium
5 3 (4.11%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.74%) Gradle
6 2 (2.74%) JUnit
6 2 (2.74%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.37%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Automotive
2 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (80.82%) Developer
2 37 (50.68%) Java Developer
3 17 (23.29%) J2EE Developer
3 17 (23.29%) SOA Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Agile Developer
6 9 (12.33%) XML Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Angular Developer
7 8 (10.96%) HTML Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Integration Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.11%) WebSphere Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Database Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 2 (2.74%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (69.86%) SOAP
1 51 (69.86%) XML
2 44 (60.27%) REST
3 33 (45.21%) HTML
4 29 (39.73%) HTML5
5 28 (38.36%) J2EE
6 26 (35.62%) AngularJS
7 22 (30.14%) JSON
8 19 (26.03%) Apache Camel
9 17 (23.29%) JSF
10 16 (21.92%) TopLink
11 14 (19.18%) CSS
12 13 (17.81%) PrimeFaces
12 13 (17.81%) XSD
13 11 (15.07%) .NET
13 11 (15.07%) WireMock
13 11 (15.07%) XSLT
14 10 (13.70%) Middleware
15 7 (9.59%) .NET Framework
15 7 (9.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.74%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Unix
2 8 (10.96%) Windows
3 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.74%) Solaris
4 2 (2.74%) zOS
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) TDD
3 27 (36.99%) SOA
4 22 (30.14%) Open Source
5 15 (20.55%) OO
6 11 (15.07%) Scrum
7 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.59%) SDLC
9 6 (8.22%) Extreme Programming
9 6 (8.22%) RAD
10 5 (6.85%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.48%) B2C
11 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.48%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (5.48%) Pair Programming
11 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.48%) Wealth Management
12 3 (4.11%) UML
12 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) Java
2 17 (23.29%) SQL
3 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.44%) C#
5 2 (2.74%) SQR
5 2 (2.74%) XPath
6 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.37%) Groovy
6 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) SOQL
6 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Oracle
2 19 (26.03%) WSO2
3 15 (20.55%) Google
4 7 (9.59%) IBM
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.11%) CA
6 3 (4.11%) Rally
6 3 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.74%) FatWire
7 2 (2.74%) Infor
7 2 (2.74%) Omniture
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) VMware
Brentwood, Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £30 - 33 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago