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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 26 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.04% 4.65% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.44% 18.94% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 2
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£300 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £141 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
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
254 132 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.94% 24.54% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 85 32
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 14
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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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 +15 56 £300 +9.09% 8
Durham -17 1 £300 -7.69% 2
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 53 (53.54%) SQL
2 52 (52.53%) Java
3 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (31.31%) Oracle
5 29 (29.29%) .NET
6 27 (27.27%) SOAP
7 25 (25.25%) Linux
7 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
7 25 (25.25%) Open Source
8 24 (24.24%) J2EE
8 24 (24.24%) C#
8 24 (24.24%) TDD
8 24 (24.24%) Finance
9 23 (23.23%) RESTful
10 21 (21.21%) WebLogic
11 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.20%) XML
11 20 (20.20%) Informatica
11 20 (20.20%) QA
11 20 (20.20%) Problem Management
11 20 (20.20%) BDD
12 19 (19.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 19 (19.19%) SC Cleared
12 19 (19.19%) Shell Script
12 19 (19.19%) Service Management
12 19 (19.19%) Ant
13 18 (18.18%) SLA
13 18 (18.18%) ITIL
13 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (18.18%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 21 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.11%) AquaLogic
3 4 (4.04%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) JBoss
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.01%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) LDAP
2 1 (1.01%) HTTP
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
1 16 (16.16%) NoSQL
2 15 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.13%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.03%) IDMS
8 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.01%) MySQL
9 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (19.19%) Ant
2 9 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.07%) Selenium
3 7 (7.07%) HP UFT
4 5 (5.05%) LoadRunner
4 5 (5.05%) WATIR
4 5 (5.05%) Sahi
5 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.02%) JMeter
6 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.02%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (2.02%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.01%) LSMW
7 1 (1.01%) JIRA
7 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.02%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (38.38%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 10 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) QA Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Informatica Developer
7 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.05%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Linux Support
8 4 (4.04%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Tester
8 4 (4.04%) Programmer
8 4 (4.04%) Administrator
9 3 (3.03%) Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Informatica Consultant
9 3 (3.03%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.29%) .NET
2 27 (27.27%) SOAP
3 24 (24.24%) J2EE
4 23 (23.23%) RESTful
5 20 (20.20%) XML
6 17 (17.17%) HTML
7 16 (16.16%) jQuery
8 15 (15.15%) JMS
8 15 (15.15%) Middleware
9 14 (14.14%) ASP.NET
10 12 (12.12%) JDBC
10 12 (12.12%) JNDI
11 11 (11.11%) CSS
12 9 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (5.05%) Java EE
15 4 (4.04%) WCF
15 4 (4.04%) Entity Framework
15 4 (4.04%) REST
15 4 (4.04%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Clustering
2 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.02%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.04%) VME
4 3 (3.03%) UNIX
4 3 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) Open Source
3 24 (24.24%) TDD
4 20 (20.20%) Problem Management
4 20 (20.20%) BDD
5 19 (19.19%) Service Management
6 18 (18.18%) ITIL
6 18 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 18 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (17.17%) Project Management
8 14 (14.14%) SOA
9 13 (13.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (12.12%) High Availability
11 11 (11.11%) Automated Testing
12 10 (10.10%) Agile Project Management
13 8 (8.08%) MVC
14 7 (7.07%) CRM
14 7 (7.07%) Waterfall
14 7 (7.07%) Integration Testing
15 6 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.54%) SQL
2 52 (52.53%) Java
3 24 (24.24%) C#
4 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
5 19 (19.19%) Shell Script
5 19 (19.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (12.12%) PL/SQL
7 10 (10.10%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.04%) Ruby
8 4 (4.04%) Python
9 3 (3.03%) VB
10 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.01%) ABAP
11 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.01%) COBOL
11 1 (1.01%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 4 (4.04%) OCAJ
4 4 (4.04%) OCP
4 4 (4.04%) OCA
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.20%) QA
2 18 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Oracle
2 20 (20.20%) Informatica
3 12 (12.12%) HP
4 11 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.02%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.01%) SAP
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago