The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 88 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 36 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.41% 5.89% 4.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.08% 22.18% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 12
Median daily rate £370 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £256 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +20.71%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
298 248 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.95% 26.58% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 148 74
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.36% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Tyne and Wear -63 35 £370 +23.33% 11
Durham +10 1 £315 +5.00% 2
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (40.74%) Java
3 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 25 (30.86%) XML
5 24 (29.63%) .NET
5 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 23 (28.40%) C#
7 20 (24.69%) Test Scripting
8 19 (23.46%) Oracle
8 19 (23.46%) Finance
9 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 18 (22.22%) CSS
9 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 16 (19.75%) Relational Database
11 15 (18.52%) MVC
12 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.05%) jQuery
13 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
13 13 (16.05%) Windows
13 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
14 12 (14.81%) Linux
14 12 (14.81%) HTML
14 12 (14.81%) SQL
14 12 (14.81%) Scrum
14 12 (14.81%) BDD
14 12 (14.81%) JSON
14 12 (14.81%) User Experience
15 11 (13.58%) TDD

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (4.94%) CMS
1 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.47%) iPlanet
3 2 (2.47%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.23%) Confluence
4 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) BIG-IP
3 2 (2.47%) FTP
3 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) LDAP
3 2 (2.47%) NAS
3 2 (2.47%) SAN
3 2 (2.47%) SSH
3 2 (2.47%) SSL
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.88%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.47%) MySQL
8 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.23%) ObjectStore
9 1 (1.23%) Redis
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
4 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.94%) GitLab
5 4 (4.94%) Grunt
5 4 (4.94%) JMeter
5 4 (4.94%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.94%) LoadUI
5 4 (4.94%) Protractor
5 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.94%) webpack
6 3 (3.70%) gulp
6 3 (3.70%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.70%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.47%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.47%) Subversion
8 1 (1.23%) NuGet
8 1 (1.23%) WiX
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.17%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 15 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.64%) Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
4 5 (6.17%) User Researcher
5 4 (4.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (4.94%) C# Developer
5 4 (4.94%) Consultant
5 4 (4.94%) Digital User Researcher
5 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
5 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 4 (4.94%) User Experience Researcher
6 3 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.86%) XML
2 24 (29.63%) .NET
3 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.22%) CSS
4 13 (16.05%) jQuery
5 12 (14.81%) HTML
5 12 (14.81%) JSON
6 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
6 10 (12.35%) RESTful
7 9 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 9 (11.11%) Node.js
8 8 (9.88%) ADO.NET
8 8 (9.88%) Java EE
8 8 (9.88%) Java EE 5
8 8 (9.88%) Java SE
8 8 (9.88%) SOAP
9 7 (8.64%) REST
10 6 (7.41%) Entity Framework
10 6 (7.41%) HTML5
11 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.81%) User Experience
3 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.41%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.94%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.94%) Psychology
5 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.47%) Clustering
6 2 (2.47%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.47%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.47%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) DataPower
7 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.23%) NHS
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 12 (14.81%) Linux
3 11 (13.58%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) AIX
4 4 (4.94%) Solaris
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.47%) HPUX
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) Android
7 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) Test Scripting
3 15 (18.52%) MVC
4 14 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (14.81%) BDD
5 12 (14.81%) Scrum
6 11 (13.58%) TDD
7 9 (11.11%) Data Management
7 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.11%) Open Source
8 8 (9.88%) Integration Testing
8 8 (9.88%) ITIL
8 8 (9.88%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) Project Management
8 8 (9.88%) SDLC
9 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
9 7 (8.64%) Web Development
10 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.41%) CRM
10 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (40.74%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.40%) C#
4 12 (14.81%) SQL
5 10 (12.35%) VB
6 9 (11.11%) Ruby
7 5 (6.17%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.17%) VBA
8 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.70%) VBScript
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) ES6
9 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.11%) Degree
4 8 (9.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (9.88%) OCA
4 8 (9.88%) OCAJ
4 8 (9.88%) OCP
4 8 (9.88%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.47%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.23%) Docker
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) KVM
4 1 (1.23%) LXC
4 1 (1.23%) RHEV
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.47%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.47%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.47%) OpenView
2 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) VMware
4 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.70%) HP
6 2 (2.47%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.47%) BEA
6 2 (2.47%) BMC
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco
6 2 (2.47%) Cognos
6 2 (2.47%) EMC
6 2 (2.47%) F5
6 2 (2.47%) NetApp
6 2 (2.47%) Opsware
6 2 (2.47%) Qualys
6 2 (2.47%) Sun
6 2 (2.47%) Symantec
6 2 (2.47%) Veritas
7 1 (1.23%) Spiceworks