The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 13 13 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +29
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.76% 13.59% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.56% 28.74% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 1
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£413 £390 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -17.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £31.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -20.38%
Web Services
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
72 87 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.50% 47.28% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 35
Average daily rate £400 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Suffolk region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Suffolk region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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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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
Ipswich -9 5 £384 -1.60% 5
Bury St Edmunds +3 3 £325 +14.03% 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 34 (73.91%) XML
2 31 (67.39%) Windows
3 27 (58.70%) SQL
4 25 (54.35%) C#
4 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
5 24 (52.17%) .NET
6 21 (45.65%) SOAP
7 19 (41.30%) Puppet
7 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
8 18 (39.13%) WCF
8 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 18 (39.13%) Linux
8 18 (39.13%) CRM
9 16 (34.78%) UNIX
9 16 (34.78%) JSON
9 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 16 (34.78%) DevOps
10 15 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (30.43%) Workflow
11 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
11 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (30.43%) MVVM
11 14 (30.43%) Reactive Extensions
11 14 (30.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
12 13 (28.26%) Reverse Proxy
12 13 (28.26%) Firewall

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
1 13 (28.26%) VPN
1 13 (28.26%) DNS
1 13 (28.26%) Firewall
1 13 (28.26%) Reverse Proxy
2 11 (23.91%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (32.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) CRM Developer
3 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 7 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Web Architect
9 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.17%) DBA
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) XML
2 24 (52.17%) .NET
3 21 (45.65%) SOAP
4 18 (39.13%) WCF
5 16 (34.78%) JSON
6 14 (30.43%) Reactive Extensions
6 14 (30.43%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 12 (26.09%) Silverlight
8 8 (17.39%) WPF
9 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.87%) HTML
10 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
11 4 (8.70%) jQuery
11 4 (8.70%) CSS
11 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 4 (8.70%) XSLT
11 4 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (6.52%) LINQ
12 3 (6.52%) WF
13 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 16 (34.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) CRM
2 16 (34.78%) DevOps
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Workflow
4 14 (30.43%) MVVM
5 13 (28.26%) TDD
6 10 (21.74%) MVC
7 8 (17.39%) Migration
7 8 (17.39%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.70%) ETL
9 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
9 3 (6.52%) Data Transformation
10 2 (4.35%) ERP
10 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
11 1 (2.17%) Logistics
11 1 (2.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) C#
3 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
4 14 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (23.91%) MCITP
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) Sun Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ACCA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (41.30%) Puppet
1 19 (41.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
2 2 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) New Relic
2 2 (4.35%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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