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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 46 30 45
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 51 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.58% 5.31% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.87% 20.24% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 21
Median daily rate £350 £344 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
390 252 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.81% 26.25% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 151 172
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Median hourly rate £8.50 £20.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.12% -32.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -23 50 £350 - 7
Durham -1 6 £350 +130.26% 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 55 (49.11%) Java
2 49 (43.75%) XML
3 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (35.71%) CSS
6 39 (34.82%) SQL
7 38 (33.93%) TDD
8 37 (33.04%) QA
8 37 (33.04%) Selenium
9 36 (32.14%) JavaScript
10 34 (30.36%) Git (software)
10 34 (30.36%) BDD
11 32 (28.57%) Open Source
12 31 (27.68%) .NET
12 31 (27.68%) Node.js
13 30 (26.79%) MVC
13 30 (26.79%) Ruby
14 29 (25.89%) Test Scripting
15 27 (24.11%) Test Automation
15 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
15 27 (24.11%) Microservices
16 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
17 24 (21.43%) JSON
18 22 (19.64%) Express
18 22 (19.64%) Functional Programming
18 22 (19.64%) GitLab
18 22 (19.64%) webpack
18 22 (19.64%) EJS
18 22 (19.64%) Asynchronous Programming
19 21 (18.75%) Protractor

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 11 (9.82%) Confluence
2 9 (8.04%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) OpenROAD
5 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.89%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) DNS
2 3 (2.68%) NAS
2 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) CTI
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.89%) RTSP
4 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.04%) MySQL
3 7 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.89%) EDMS
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (33.04%) Selenium
2 34 (30.36%) Git (software)
3 22 (19.64%) GitLab
3 22 (19.64%) webpack
4 21 (18.75%) Protractor
5 20 (17.86%) HP UFT
5 20 (17.86%) Sahi
5 20 (17.86%) WATIR
6 16 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 14 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 11 (9.82%) JIRA
8 11 (9.82%) SoapUI
9 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
10 9 (8.04%) Subversion
11 8 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (4.46%) LoadRunner
12 5 (4.46%) Log4j
13 4 (3.57%) Hudson
13 4 (3.57%) JMeter
13 4 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Publishing
3 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.57%) Marketing
4 3 (2.68%) Electronics
4 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Banking
5 2 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (40.18%) Developer
2 17 (15.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (8.04%) Tester
4 8 (7.14%) Architect
4 8 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Analyst
7 5 (4.46%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) QA Tester
7 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.75%) XML
2 40 (35.71%) CSS
3 31 (27.68%) .NET
3 31 (27.68%) Node.js
4 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
5 24 (21.43%) JSON
6 22 (19.64%) EJS
6 22 (19.64%) Express
7 17 (15.18%) REST
8 16 (14.29%) RESTful
9 14 (12.50%) SOAP
10 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
10 10 (8.93%) HTML
10 10 (8.93%) HTML5
11 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
12 7 (6.25%) CSS3
12 7 (6.25%) Gherkin
12 7 (6.25%) Spring
12 7 (6.25%) WCF
13 6 (5.36%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.14%) User Experience
4 5 (4.46%) Linked Data
5 4 (3.57%) NHS
5 4 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (2.68%) Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Handset
8 1 (0.89%) IVR
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Windows
3 15 (13.39%) Unix
4 7 (6.25%) Android
4 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 7 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.07%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (33.93%) TDD
4 34 (30.36%) BDD
5 32 (28.57%) Open Source
6 30 (26.79%) MVC
7 29 (25.89%) Test Scripting
8 27 (24.11%) Microservices
8 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
8 27 (24.11%) Test Automation
9 22 (19.64%) Asynchronous Programming
9 22 (19.64%) Functional Programming
10 21 (18.75%) Scrum
11 20 (17.86%) Data Management
12 17 (15.18%) Unit Testing
13 15 (13.39%) Kanban
14 12 (10.71%) OO
15 11 (9.82%) Performance Testing
15 11 (9.82%) Web Development
16 10 (8.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.11%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) SQL
3 36 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 30 (26.79%) Ruby
5 16 (14.29%) C#
6 13 (11.61%) Scala
7 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.25%) Groovy
8 7 (6.25%) Python
9 5 (4.46%) PHP
10 4 (3.57%) C++
11 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (8.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Degree
5 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) CCA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (33.04%) QA
2 8 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (5.36%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) LXC
3 3 (2.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Puppet
2 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.57%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.68%) WSUS
5 2 (1.79%) Packer
6 1 (0.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle
2 8 (7.14%) VMware
3 5 (4.46%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.57%) HP
5 3 (2.68%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (2.68%) Dell
5 3 (2.68%) SAP
5 3 (2.68%) Veritas
6 2 (1.79%) Informatica
6 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.79%) Siebel
7 1 (0.89%) Avaya
7 1 (0.89%) Genesys
7 1 (0.89%) Google
7 1 (0.89%) New Relic
7 1 (0.89%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.89%) Twitter