The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 26 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.94% 0.59% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.70% 2.90% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
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£325 £369 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +55.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.19% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
132 69 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.10% 20.23% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 32 65
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Tyne and Wear -6 13 £275 -26.66% 17
Durham +5 9 £325 -10.34%
Northumberland - - - -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) Spring
4 16 (36.36%) jQuery
5 15 (34.09%) XML
6 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (25.00%) Oracle
9 10 (22.73%) HTTP
9 10 (22.73%) UNIX
9 10 (22.73%) REST
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (20.45%) Performance Testing
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
10 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.45%) TDD
11 8 (18.18%) JSON
12 7 (15.91%) InfoPath
12 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) MySQL
12 7 (15.91%) PHP
12 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
12 7 (15.91%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (13.64%) Open Source
13 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
13 6 (13.64%) Apache CXF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
1 7 (15.91%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (4.55%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) WordPress
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) InfoPath
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
2 5 (11.36%) Extranet
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) VPN
3 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (4.55%) Intranet
5 1 (2.27%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) MySQL
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.82%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Selenium
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) PHPUnit
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.27%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) .NET
1 16 (36.36%) Spring
1 16 (36.36%) jQuery
2 15 (34.09%) XML
3 10 (22.73%) REST
4 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.18%) JSON
6 6 (13.64%) Ajax
6 6 (13.64%) Apache CXF
6 6 (13.64%) SOAP
6 6 (13.64%) HTML
6 6 (13.64%) JMS
6 6 (13.64%) SAML
7 5 (11.36%) CSS
7 5 (11.36%) MooTools
7 5 (11.36%) YAML
7 5 (11.36%) WCF
7 5 (11.36%) Symfony
8 4 (9.09%) Middleware
9 3 (6.82%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.55%) DTV
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) HPUX
4 4 (9.09%) Solaris
4 4 (9.09%) AIX
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (20.45%) TDD
2 9 (20.45%) Performance Testing
3 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) B2B
4 5 (11.36%) OOP
4 5 (11.36%) OO
4 5 (11.36%) BDD
5 4 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) User Stories
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) C#
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 7 (15.91%) PHP
6 5 (11.36%) C++
6 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby
6 5 (11.36%) PHP5
6 5 (11.36%) Python
7 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.27%) Scala
9 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) KVM
1 4 (9.09%) RHEV
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) JBoss
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) VMware
5 3 (6.82%) hybris
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Lagan
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £400 to £400 per day 3-6 month contract
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CK Group
Rate: £21,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Rate: £375/day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle
Next Ventures Limited
Rate: £0 - £85 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Streamline Connections
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago