The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 16 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.41% 3.24% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.03% 12.75% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 10 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.64%
Web Services
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
157 102 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.01% 25.44% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 69 13
Average daily rate £325 £295 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.68 £36.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +174.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 44 £319 +21.42% 10
Sunderland - 9 £265 - 2
Gateshead - 1 - - 3
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 47 (54.65%) Java
3 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (36.05%) .NET
5 26 (30.23%) C#
6 25 (29.07%) SOAP
6 25 (29.07%) Open Source
7 24 (27.91%) Oracle
7 24 (27.91%) TDD
7 24 (27.91%) Finance
8 22 (25.58%) Linux
9 20 (23.26%) XML
9 20 (23.26%) J2EE
9 20 (23.26%) Security Cleared
9 20 (23.26%) BDD
10 19 (22.09%) RESTful
10 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
11 18 (20.93%) Shell Script
11 18 (20.93%) Informatica
11 18 (20.93%) QA
11 18 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (19.77%) Problem Management
12 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
12 17 (19.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
12 17 (19.77%) Ant
12 17 (19.77%) WebLogic
12 17 (19.77%) ITIL
12 17 (19.77%) Service Management
13 16 (18.60%) SLA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (19.77%) WebLogic
2 10 (11.63%) AquaLogic
3 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Node.js
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) LDAP
2 1 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 15 (17.44%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.95%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (11.63%) Oracle Database
6 8 (9.30%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.81%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.16%) MySQL
10 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Ant
2 11 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.14%) Selenium
4 5 (5.81%) WATIR
4 5 (5.81%) Sahi
4 5 (5.81%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.16%) JIRA
6 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Games
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Developer
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 13 (15.12%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.14%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Programmer
8 5 (5.81%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Linux Support
9 4 (4.65%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Administrator
10 3 (3.49%) Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Informatica Consultant
10 3 (3.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Development Consultant
11 2 (2.33%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.05%) .NET
2 25 (29.07%) SOAP
3 20 (23.26%) XML
3 20 (23.26%) J2EE
4 19 (22.09%) RESTful
5 13 (15.12%) jQuery
5 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
5 13 (15.12%) JMS
6 11 (12.79%) HTML
7 10 (11.63%) Middleware
7 10 (11.63%) JNDI
7 10 (11.63%) CSS
7 10 (11.63%) JDBC
8 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.81%) Java SE
9 5 (5.81%) Java EE
9 5 (5.81%) Java EE 5
9 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.65%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Clustering
2 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.33%) VME
4 1 (1.16%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.07%) Open Source
3 24 (27.91%) TDD
4 20 (23.26%) BDD
5 18 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (19.77%) Test Automation
6 17 (19.77%) Problem Management
6 17 (19.77%) Service Management
6 17 (19.77%) ITIL
7 16 (18.60%) Project Management
8 12 (13.95%) SOA
8 12 (13.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (11.63%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (11.63%) High Availability
9 10 (11.63%) CRM
9 10 (11.63%) Automated Testing
10 8 (9.30%) Integration Testing
11 7 (8.14%) MVC
11 7 (8.14%) SDLC
11 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (60.47%) SQL
2 47 (54.65%) Java
3 26 (30.23%) C#
4 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
5 18 (20.93%) Shell Script
6 17 (19.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 11 (12.79%) PL/SQL
8 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.65%) Ruby
9 4 (4.65%) Python
10 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.33%) COBOL
11 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.81%) OCAJ
3 5 (5.81%) OCP
3 5 (5.81%) OCA
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.49%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) QA
2 16 (18.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Oracle
2 18 (20.93%) Informatica
3 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (1.16%) Sitecore
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