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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 10 12 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 24 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.86% 10.66% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 28.77% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 3
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£450 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £264 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
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
84 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.01% 37.06% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 49 33
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 0 11 £450 +15.38% 2
Bury St Edmunds +5 1 £400 +40.35%
Lowestoft - - - - 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 46 (79.31%) XML
2 35 (60.34%) Windows
3 29 (50.00%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) SOAP
5 25 (43.10%) C#
6 24 (41.38%) Linux
6 24 (41.38%) Puppet
6 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
7 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
8 22 (37.93%) UNIX
8 22 (37.93%) WCF
9 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
9 21 (36.21%) .NET
9 21 (36.21%) DevOps
10 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
10 20 (34.48%) NoSQL
10 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (31.03%) TDD
12 18 (31.03%) Reverse Proxy
12 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
12 18 (31.03%) VPN
12 18 (31.03%) DNS
13 17 (29.31%) CRM
13 17 (29.31%) Firewall
13 17 (29.31%) Replication
13 17 (29.31%) JSON
13 17 (29.31%) Dynamics CRM
13 17 (29.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (27.59%) SAN

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) Reverse Proxy
1 18 (31.03%) TCP/IP
1 18 (31.03%) VPN
1 18 (31.03%) DNS
2 17 (29.31%) Firewall
3 16 (27.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) NoSQL
2 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.17%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (75.86%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) CRM Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Architect
3 8 (13.79%) Web Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (12.07%) BizTalk Developer
4 7 (12.07%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Java Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Programmer
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (79.31%) XML
2 26 (44.83%) SOAP
3 22 (37.93%) WCF
4 21 (36.21%) .NET
5 17 (29.31%) JSON
6 14 (24.14%) Reactive Extensions
6 14 (24.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 7 (12.07%) Silverlight
8 5 (8.62%) RESTful
9 4 (6.90%) Apache CXF
9 4 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.17%) jQuery
10 3 (5.17%) WPF
10 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.45%) REST
12 1 (1.72%) XSLT
12 1 (1.72%) HTML
12 1 (1.72%) WinForms
12 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (60.34%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Linux
3 22 (37.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) DevOps
2 20 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) TDD
4 17 (29.31%) CRM
5 14 (24.14%) MVVM
5 14 (24.14%) Workflow
6 11 (18.97%) Data Modelling
7 8 (13.79%) Migration
7 8 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 6 (10.34%) MVC
8 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.90%) UML
10 3 (5.17%) Web Design
10 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
11 2 (3.45%) Physical Data Model
11 2 (3.45%) Data Governance
11 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (43.10%) C#
3 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
4 20 (34.48%) Shell Script
5 10 (17.24%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (18.97%) MCITP
2 8 (13.79%) Degree
3 6 (10.34%) Sun Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) ACCA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (6.90%) KVM
3 3 (5.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (41.38%) Puppet
1 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.17%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.45%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) ForgeRock
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) New Relic
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
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