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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 50 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.42% 5.52% 5.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 23.31% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 11
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£425 £371 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.55% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £34.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
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
200 133 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.66% 23.67% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 69 36
Average daily rate £425 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Saffron Walden - 7 - -
Basildon +3 6 £550 +22.22% 1
Southend-on-Sea -23 5 £475 - 2
Chelmsford - 2 £225 - 2
Colchester - 2 £263 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Harlow - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 46 (66.67%) HTML
2 45 (65.22%) XML
3 44 (63.77%) Java
4 43 (62.32%) JavaScript
5 42 (60.87%) SQL
6 32 (46.38%) CSS
7 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (42.03%) TDD
9 27 (39.13%) UNIX
10 26 (37.68%) Linux
10 26 (37.68%) Relational Database
11 25 (36.23%) REST
11 25 (36.23%) Hibernate
12 23 (33.33%) J2EE
13 22 (31.88%) Oracle
14 20 (28.99%) HTML5
14 20 (28.99%) Responsive Web Design
14 20 (28.99%) Spring
14 20 (28.99%) Web Development
15 19 (27.54%) LDAP
15 19 (27.54%) MVC
16 18 (26.09%) Web Design
17 17 (24.64%) Eclipse
17 17 (24.64%) WebLogic
17 17 (24.64%) MySQL
17 17 (24.64%) SOAP
17 17 (24.64%) JPA
17 17 (24.64%) Visualisation
18 16 (23.19%) .NET
18 16 (23.19%) HTTP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 17 (24.64%) WebLogic
2 15 (21.74%) JBoss
3 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.25%) Apache
4 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.90%) Node.js
6 2 (2.90%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) LDAP
2 16 (23.19%) HTTP
3 5 (7.25%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) VPN
4 3 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) Relational Database
2 17 (24.64%) MySQL
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (18.84%) MariaDB
4 10 (14.49%) MongoDB
5 8 (11.59%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (24.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.14%) Ant
3 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.25%) MSTest
4 5 (7.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (7.25%) SoapUI
4 5 (7.25%) QUnit
5 4 (5.80%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Subversion
7 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 2 (2.90%) JIRA
7 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) QADirector
8 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (11.59%) Marketing
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Publishing
4 2 (2.90%) Local Government
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (72.46%) Developer
2 27 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
4 5 (7.25%) UI Programmer
5 4 (5.80%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (2.90%) CRM Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Release Coordinator
7 2 (2.90%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (66.67%) HTML
2 45 (65.22%) XML
3 32 (46.38%) CSS
4 25 (36.23%) Hibernate
4 25 (36.23%) REST
5 23 (33.33%) J2EE
6 20 (28.99%) Spring
6 20 (28.99%) HTML5
7 17 (24.64%) JPA
7 17 (24.64%) SOAP
8 16 (23.19%) .NET
9 15 (21.74%) Struts
9 15 (21.74%) Ajax
9 15 (21.74%) JAX-RPC
9 15 (21.74%) Struts2
9 15 (21.74%) JAAS
10 14 (20.29%) jQuery
10 14 (20.29%) JAX-RS
11 13 (18.84%) Spring MVC
12 12 (17.39%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Visualisation
2 15 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.25%) Biology
5 4 (5.80%) User Experience
6 3 (4.35%) NHS
7 2 (2.90%) Life Science
7 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.90%) Open Source
8 1 (1.45%) iPad
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.45%) iPhone
8 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.45%) GIS
8 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) UNIX
2 26 (37.68%) Linux
3 15 (21.74%) Mac OS X
4 13 (18.84%) Windows
5 7 (10.14%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Android
7 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) TDD
3 20 (28.99%) Web Development
3 20 (28.99%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (27.54%) MVC
5 18 (26.09%) Web Design
6 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
7 15 (21.74%) Microservices
8 14 (20.29%) Scrum
9 11 (15.94%) OO
10 10 (14.49%) Content Management
11 9 (13.04%) Validation
12 8 (11.59%) ITIL
13 7 (10.14%) RUP
13 7 (10.14%) Workflow
13 7 (10.14%) Bioinformatics
13 7 (10.14%) User Stories
13 7 (10.14%) Use Case
13 7 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
14 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) Java
2 43 (62.32%) JavaScript
3 42 (60.87%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) C#
4 15 (21.74%) PL/SQL
5 8 (11.59%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.45%) FQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.45%) CISSP
5 1 (1.45%) CISM
5 1 (1.45%) CEH
5 1 (1.45%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) WebInspect
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) IBM
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) AccuRev
3 4 (5.80%) ServiceNow
4 3 (4.35%) Twitter
4 3 (4.35%) Sun
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Vignette
6 1 (1.45%) Progress
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Apple
6 1 (1.45%) FatWire
6 1 (1.45%) Lagan
6 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.45%) Facebook
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