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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.24% 2.15% 2.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.66% 9.92% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 4
Average daily rate £376 £280 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.10% -45.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £481 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
290 131 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.73% 21.69% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 90 79
Average daily rate £363 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the North East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 50 £388 +38.57% 15
Durham +3 5 £350 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 78 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
3 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
4 42 (34.43%) Java
5 40 (32.79%) Finance
6 35 (28.69%) Test Scripting
7 33 (27.05%) Open Source
7 33 (27.05%) XML
8 31 (25.41%) Relational Database
9 29 (23.77%) .NET
9 29 (23.77%) Oracle
10 28 (22.95%) TDD
11 27 (22.13%) Waterfall
11 27 (22.13%) Security Cleared
11 27 (22.13%) C#
11 27 (22.13%) Project Management
12 26 (21.31%) CSS
13 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET
13 23 (18.85%) HTML
14 22 (18.03%) SQL
15 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
16 18 (14.75%) BDD
16 18 (14.75%) Business Analysis
16 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (13.93%) Mobile App
17 17 (13.93%) Java EE
17 17 (13.93%) Degree
17 17 (13.93%) HTML5
17 17 (13.93%) SC Cleared
17 17 (13.93%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (8.20%) Node.js
2 9 (7.38%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.56%) IIS
4 7 (5.74%) CMS
4 7 (5.74%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.28%) JBoss
5 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.82%) Confluence
7 1 (0.82%) Jetty
7 1 (0.82%) nginx
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.10%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.82%) GitHub
2 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) HTTP
1 2 (1.64%) SSL
2 1 (0.82%) DHCP
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) FTP
2 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.82%) IPsec
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.41%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.30%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.38%) MySQL
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.10%) Big Data
7 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (3.28%) SQLite
9 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.74%) JMeter
2 7 (5.74%) Maven
3 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.10%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.10%) LoadUI
4 5 (4.10%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.10%) Subversion
5 4 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.46%) JUnit
7 2 (1.64%) Selenium
7 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.82%) Ant
8 1 (0.82%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 40 (32.79%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.28%) Law
4 3 (2.46%) Legal
5 2 (1.64%) Advertising
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Electronics
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (55.74%) Developer
2 32 (26.23%) Analyst
3 31 (25.41%) Business Analyst
3 31 (25.41%) Java Developer
4 21 (17.21%) Digital Analyst
4 21 (17.21%) Digital Business Analyst
5 12 (9.84%) .NET Developer
6 10 (8.20%) CRM Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.28%) Senior Microsoft Developer
10 4 (3.28%) SOA Consultant
10 4 (3.28%) Web Applications Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.05%) XML
2 29 (23.77%) .NET
3 26 (21.31%) CSS
4 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET
4 23 (18.85%) HTML
5 17 (13.93%) HTML5
5 17 (13.93%) Java EE
5 17 (13.93%) SOAP
6 15 (12.30%) Java EE 5
6 15 (12.30%) Java SE
6 15 (12.30%) jQuery
7 14 (11.48%) Spring
7 14 (11.48%) XSLT
8 13 (10.66%) ADO.NET
9 11 (9.02%) J2EE
9 11 (9.02%) JSON
9 11 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (8.20%) REST
11 9 (7.38%) RESTful
12 8 (6.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.93%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.92%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.10%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.10%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.64%) Psychology
6 2 (1.64%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) DataPower
7 1 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) Unix
1 10 (8.20%) Windows
2 8 (6.56%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.69%) Test Scripting
3 33 (27.05%) Open Source
4 28 (22.95%) TDD
5 27 (22.13%) Project Management
5 27 (22.13%) Waterfall
6 18 (14.75%) BDD
6 18 (14.75%) Business Analysis
7 17 (13.93%) Scrum
8 16 (13.11%) CRM
8 16 (13.11%) Mentoring
9 15 (12.30%) Integration Testing
9 15 (12.30%) SDLC
10 13 (10.66%) MVC
11 12 (9.84%) Analytics
11 12 (9.84%) SOA
11 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.02%) Data Analytics
12 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.89%) JavaScript
2 42 (34.43%) Java
3 27 (22.13%) C#
4 22 (18.03%) SQL
5 6 (4.92%) Python
6 5 (4.10%) C++
6 5 (4.10%) PHP
6 5 (4.10%) VB
6 5 (4.10%) VBA
7 4 (3.28%) Jython
7 4 (3.28%) Ruby
7 4 (3.28%) Scala
7 4 (3.28%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.28%) VBScript
8 3 (2.46%) C
9 2 (1.64%) Ada
9 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.64%) XPath
9 2 (1.64%) XQuery
10 1 (0.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 27 (22.13%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.93%) Degree
2 17 (13.93%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.30%) OCA
3 15 (12.30%) OCAJ
3 15 (12.30%) OCP
3 15 (12.30%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.28%) OCPJP
5 4 (3.28%) OCPJWCD
6 2 (1.64%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Docker
1 1 (0.82%) LXC
1 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (23.77%) Oracle
2 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.92%) Twitter
4 2 (1.64%) HP
5 1 (0.82%) Google
5 1 (0.82%) IBM
5 1 (0.82%) SAP
5 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.82%) VMware
North East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £575 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 18 days ago