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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 87 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.00% 7.05% 3.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.59% 27.92% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 36 13
Median daily rate £310 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.76%
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
255 197 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.86% 25.26% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 126 86
Median daily rate £348 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 25 May 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 25 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
Tyne and Wear -71 26 £310 +3.33% 7
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
3 31 (35.23%) Java
4 29 (32.95%) Oracle
4 29 (32.95%) XML
4 29 (32.95%) Finance
5 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
6 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
7 25 (28.41%) .NET
7 25 (28.41%) Test Scripting
8 23 (26.14%) C#
8 23 (26.14%) Relational Database
9 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 18 (20.45%) Open Source
11 17 (19.32%) SC Cleared
12 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
13 14 (15.91%) CRM
13 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 13 (14.77%) ADO.NET
14 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
15 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
15 12 (13.64%) SOAP
16 11 (12.50%) TDD
16 11 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
16 11 (12.50%) Waterfall
16 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (12.50%) Project Management
17 10 (11.36%) OCP
17 10 (11.36%) OCA

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 10 (11.36%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.41%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) iPlanet
4 2 (2.27%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
5 1 (1.14%) Node.js
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
2 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) BIG-IP
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 2 (2.27%) HTTP
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) LDAP
2 2 (2.27%) NAS
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 10 (11.36%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.82%) Big Data
6 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.27%) DB2
9 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.27%) MySQL
10 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.14%) ObjectStore
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.41%) Selenium
4 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.27%) JUnit
4 2 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (1.14%) Ant
5 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.14%) Grunt
5 1 (1.14%) gulp
5 1 (1.14%) JIRA
5 1 (1.14%) JMeter
5 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.14%) TestNG
5 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (32.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.55%) Law
4 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Business Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Java Developer
5 12 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Consultant
7 7 (7.95%) CRM Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Business Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.68%) User Researcher
10 4 (4.55%) Architect
10 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Digital User Researcher
10 4 (4.55%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) XML
2 25 (28.41%) .NET
3 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 13 (14.77%) ADO.NET
5 12 (13.64%) SOAP
6 10 (11.36%) CSS
6 10 (11.36%) HTML
6 10 (11.36%) Java EE
6 10 (11.36%) Java EE 5
6 10 (11.36%) Java SE
7 9 (10.23%) J2EE
7 9 (10.23%) jQuery
8 8 (9.09%) XSLT
9 7 (7.95%) XSD
10 6 (6.82%) JSON
10 6 (6.82%) RESTful
10 6 (6.82%) Spring
11 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.68%) EJB
12 4 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.82%) User Experience
4 5 (5.68%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.55%) Psychology
6 2 (2.27%) Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.27%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) DataPower
7 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 5 (5.68%) Windows
3 4 (4.55%) AIX
3 4 (4.55%) Solaris
3 4 (4.55%) Unix
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.27%) HPUX
5 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (28.41%) Test Scripting
3 18 (20.45%) Open Source
4 14 (15.91%) CRM
5 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.50%) Project Management
6 11 (12.50%) TDD
6 11 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 10 (11.36%) Integration Testing
7 10 (11.36%) Scrum
7 10 (11.36%) SDLC
8 8 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 7 (7.95%) MVC
9 7 (7.95%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.82%) BDD
10 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Data Management
10 6 (6.82%) ITIL
10 6 (6.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) Java
2 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 23 (26.14%) C#
4 10 (11.36%) SQL
4 10 (11.36%) VB
5 5 (5.68%) Python
5 5 (5.68%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.68%) VBA
6 4 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (3.41%) VBScript
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Ruby
8 2 (2.27%) Scala
8 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) C
9 1 (1.14%) ES6
9 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) XPath
9 1 (1.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.32%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (11.36%) Degree
3 10 (11.36%) OCA
3 10 (11.36%) OCAJ
3 10 (11.36%) OCP
3 10 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.14%) KVM
2 1 (1.14%) LXC
2 1 (1.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (2.27%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.27%) OpenView
1 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.27%) BEA
5 2 (2.27%) BMC
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
5 2 (2.27%) Cognos
5 2 (2.27%) EMC
5 2 (2.27%) F5
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) NetApp
5 2 (2.27%) Opsware
5 2 (2.27%) Qualys
5 2 (2.27%) Sun
5 2 (2.27%) Symantec
5 2 (2.27%) Veritas
6 1 (1.14%) IBM