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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 14 13 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +35
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 62 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.26% 11.65% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.28% 32.46% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 4
Median daily rate £350 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £281 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £30.50 £36.25 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.86% +1.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
128 191 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.43% 35.90% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 100 82
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 0 9 £300 -20.00% 3
Brentwood +3 6 £220 -18.21% 1
Colchester - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 64 (77.11%) XML
2 51 (61.45%) SOAP
3 46 (55.42%) REST
4 44 (53.01%) Java
5 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
6 32 (38.55%) SOA
7 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (32.53%) Open Source
9 26 (31.33%) HTML
10 25 (30.12%) SQL
10 25 (30.12%) JSON
11 24 (28.92%) Google
11 24 (28.92%) J2EE
12 23 (27.71%) WSO2
12 23 (27.71%) Apache Camel
13 22 (26.51%) HTML5
13 22 (26.51%) XSD
14 20 (24.10%) Oracle
15 19 (22.89%) MySQL
15 19 (22.89%) XSLT
16 18 (21.69%) .NET
16 18 (21.69%) Apache ServiceMix
16 18 (21.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 17 (20.48%) TopLink
17 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
17 17 (20.48%) TDD
18 15 (18.07%) Finance
18 15 (18.07%) Windows
18 15 (18.07%) WebSphere
19 14 (16.87%) JSF

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 18 (21.69%) Apache ServiceMix
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (18.07%) WebSphere
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (12.05%) IIS
5 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.82%) Apache
6 4 (4.82%) GlassFish
6 4 (4.82%) JBoss
6 4 (4.82%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.41%) CMS
8 1 (1.20%) Mule
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.02%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) LAN
1 1 (1.20%) Network Security
1 1 (1.20%) VoIP
1 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) MySQL
3 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.82%) DB2
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.41%) Power BI
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) AccuRev
1 11 (13.25%) Ant
2 10 (12.05%) EasyMock
2 10 (12.05%) Mockito
3 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
4 5 (6.02%) Maven
5 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.41%) Gradle
7 2 (2.41%) JUnit
7 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.20%) JIRA
8 1 (1.20%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.20%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (1.20%) Xcode
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Legal
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (75.90%) Developer
2 33 (39.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.07%) SOA Developer
4 12 (14.46%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (13.25%) XML Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Applications Support
7 8 (9.64%) SQL Developer
8 7 (8.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (7.23%) Analyst
9 6 (7.23%) HTML Developer
10 5 (6.02%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Angular Developer
10 5 (6.02%) Scrum Master
11 4 (4.82%) C++ Developer
11 4 (4.82%) C++/Java Developer
11 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL Developer
11 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.82%) XML XSLT Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (77.11%) XML
2 51 (61.45%) SOAP
3 46 (55.42%) REST
4 26 (31.33%) HTML
5 25 (30.12%) JSON
6 24 (28.92%) J2EE
7 23 (27.71%) Apache Camel
8 22 (26.51%) HTML5
8 22 (26.51%) XSD
9 19 (22.89%) XSLT
10 18 (21.69%) .NET
11 17 (20.48%) TopLink
12 14 (16.87%) JSF
13 13 (15.66%) AngularJS
13 13 (15.66%) CSS
13 13 (15.66%) Middleware
14 11 (13.25%) .NET Framework
14 11 (13.25%) Ajax
15 10 (12.05%) PrimeFaces
15 10 (12.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.82%) Clustering
3 4 (4.82%) Hedge funds
3 4 (4.82%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.41%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.07%) Windows
2 12 (14.46%) Linux
2 12 (14.46%) Unix
3 6 (7.23%) Solaris
3 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.41%) zOS
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) SOA
2 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.53%) Open Source
4 17 (20.48%) TDD
5 14 (16.87%) OO
6 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.05%) Scrum
8 9 (10.84%) ITIL
9 8 (9.64%) B2C
9 8 (9.64%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.43%) Test Scripting
11 6 (7.23%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (7.23%) MVC
11 6 (7.23%) RAD
11 6 (7.23%) SDLC
11 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.02%) CRM
12 5 (6.02%) ITSM
12 5 (6.02%) Process Management
13 4 (4.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) Java
2 25 (30.12%) SQL
3 17 (20.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.05%) C#
5 4 (4.82%) C++
5 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) SQR
7 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.20%) Groovy
7 1 (1.20%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) Degree
1 1 (1.20%) ISEB
1 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Google
2 23 (27.71%) WSO2
3 20 (24.10%) Oracle
4 6 (7.23%) IBM
5 5 (6.02%) BMC
5 5 (6.02%) HP
5 5 (6.02%) Remedy
6 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.61%) CA
7 3 (3.61%) Rally
8 2 (2.41%) FatWire
8 2 (2.41%) Omniture
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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