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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 11 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.89% 6.99% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.85% 18.69% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £454 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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
79 107 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 39.11% 37.41% 34.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 91 42
Average daily rate £450 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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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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 +10 13 £315 -25.88% 2
Bury St Edmunds 0 1 £425 +21.42%
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (52.78%) SOAP
1 19 (52.78%) XML
2 18 (50.00%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (41.67%) WCF
4 10 (27.78%) TDD
5 9 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) .NET
6 7 (19.44%) JIRA
7 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
7 6 (16.67%) Kanban
7 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (16.67%) Confluence
7 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
7 6 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (16.67%) SOA
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (11.11%) HTML
9 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.33%) SEO
10 3 (8.33%) Marketing
10 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 3 (8.33%) Oracle
10 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 3 (8.33%) PHP
10 3 (8.33%) IBM

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Jetty
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) JIRA
2 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) SOAP
1 19 (52.78%) XML
2 15 (41.67%) WCF
3 7 (19.44%) .NET
4 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.33%) OSGi
6 3 (8.33%) Java EE
6 3 (8.33%) REST
6 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.56%) Google Maps API
7 2 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) Spring
8 1 (2.78%) XHTML
8 1 (2.78%) Qt
8 1 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (2.78%) HTML5
8 1 (2.78%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) DataPower
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) Kanban
4 6 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) SEO
5 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Data Management
7 1 (2.78%) BPEL
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) OOP
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) IBM
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Apigee
3 3 (8.33%) Mashery
4 2 (5.56%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) ForgeRock