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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 19 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.17% 11.07% 10.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 30.77% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 19
Median daily rate £348 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
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 91 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 28.69% 35.97% 45.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 75 96
Median daily rate £475 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +12.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Ipswich -11 9 - - 2
Bury St Edmunds -3 2 £325 -31.57%
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 21 (77.78%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (59.26%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) REST
4 15 (55.56%) Open Source
4 15 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 15 (55.56%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) OOA/OOD
5 13 (48.15%) OO
5 13 (48.15%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 11 (40.74%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) WCF
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 6 (22.22%) CRM
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (18.52%) MVVM
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (14.81%) Workflow
10 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.11%) MVC
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle
11 3 (11.11%) LINQ

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) CRM Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) SOAP
2 16 (59.26%) REST
3 15 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 13 (48.15%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (25.93%) WCF
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (11.11%) LINQ
7 3 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
8 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
8 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
8 2 (7.41%) Spring
8 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Open Source
2 15 (55.56%) Scrum
3 13 (48.15%) OO
3 13 (48.15%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) MVVM
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) XAML
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCITP
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Capita
3 1 (3.70%) IBM