The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 17 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.87% 2.62% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.98% 9.62% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 52 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.83% 27.23% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 36 49
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
East of England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -3 13 £425 +25.92% 4
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £350 -
Felixstowe - - - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (67.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) SOAP
3 20 (50.00%) XML
4 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (45.00%) WCF
6 16 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (40.00%) .NET
6 16 (40.00%) Windows
6 16 (40.00%) CRM
7 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (32.50%) jQuery
9 12 (30.00%) WPF
9 12 (30.00%) MVVM
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.00%) CSS
9 12 (30.00%) HTML
9 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (30.00%) MVC
10 11 (27.50%) XAML
10 11 (27.50%) Silverlight
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
11 10 (25.00%) WinRT
12 9 (22.50%) Reactive Extensions
12 9 (22.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
12 9 (22.50%) Ajax
13 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (20.00%) WF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.50%) Drupal
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 8 Developer
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.50%) UI Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) UI Programmer
4 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Programmer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.50%) CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Security Tester
6 1 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (65.00%) SOAP
2 20 (50.00%) XML
3 18 (45.00%) WCF
4 16 (40.00%) .NET
5 13 (32.50%) jQuery
6 12 (30.00%) WPF
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.00%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) HTML
7 11 (27.50%) Silverlight
8 10 (25.00%) WinRT
9 9 (22.50%) Reactive Extensions
9 9 (22.50%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 9 (22.50%) Ajax
10 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (20.00%) WF
10 8 (20.00%) LINQ
10 8 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (20.00%) XSLT
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) CRM
2 12 (30.00%) MVVM
2 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 11 (27.50%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Workflow
5 3 (7.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
6 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.50%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.50%) UML
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (27.50%) XAML
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Ruby
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (2.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Puppet
1 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Qualys
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £460 per day
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