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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 78 21 36
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 37 58 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.80% 8.07% 2.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.07% 29.74% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 39 5
Median daily rate £373 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +20.71%
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
283 195 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 21.42% 27.12% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 120 56
Median daily rate £375 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -56 35 £375 +11.11% 4
Sunderland -9 1 £288 +8.49%
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
3 28 (35.00%) Java
4 24 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
5 23 (28.75%) .NET
6 22 (27.50%) C#
6 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
7 21 (26.25%) XML
7 21 (26.25%) Finance
8 19 (23.75%) Oracle
9 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
10 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
10 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
11 16 (20.00%) CSS
12 15 (18.75%) TDD
13 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (16.25%) Open Source
14 13 (16.25%) MVC
14 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (15.00%) User Experience
15 12 (15.00%) BDD
15 12 (15.00%) Scrum
15 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
15 12 (15.00%) Windows
15 12 (15.00%) Linux
15 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (15.00%) JSON
16 11 (13.75%) Unix
16 11 (13.75%) Project Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.50%) CMS
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) iPlanet
2 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Office
2 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Firewall
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) BIG-IP
2 2 (2.50%) FTP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) LDAP
2 2 (2.50%) NAS
2 2 (2.50%) SAN
2 2 (2.50%) SSH
2 2 (2.50%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) DNS
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.25%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.50%) DB2
8 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.50%) MySQL
8 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.25%) Big Data
9 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.25%) ObjectStore
9 1 (1.25%) Redis
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.00%) GitLab
4 4 (5.00%) Grunt
4 4 (5.00%) JMeter
4 4 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.00%) LoadUI
4 4 (5.00%) Protractor
4 4 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.00%) webpack
5 3 (3.75%) gulp
5 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) Selenium
6 2 (2.50%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (2.50%) Subversion
7 1 (1.25%) JIRA
7 1 (1.25%) StarTeam
General
1 21 (26.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Law
3 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.25%) .NET Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.25%) User Researcher
7 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Digital User Researcher
7 4 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) User Experience Researcher
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 21 (26.25%) XML
3 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 16 (20.00%) CSS
5 12 (15.00%) JSON
6 10 (12.50%) HTML
7 9 (11.25%) ADO.NET
7 9 (11.25%) RESTful
8 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.00%) Java EE
8 8 (10.00%) Java EE 5
8 8 (10.00%) Java SE
8 8 (10.00%) Node.js
9 7 (8.75%) jQuery
9 7 (8.75%) REST
9 7 (8.75%) SOAP
10 6 (7.50%) Entity Framework
11 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.00%) User Experience
3 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (5.00%) Psychology
5 4 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.50%) Clustering
6 2 (2.50%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.50%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) DataPower
7 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Unix
3 4 (5.00%) AIX
3 4 (5.00%) Solaris
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.50%) HPUX
5 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 15 (18.75%) TDD
4 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (16.25%) MVC
5 13 (16.25%) Open Source
6 12 (15.00%) BDD
6 12 (15.00%) Scrum
7 11 (13.75%) Project Management
8 10 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 9 (11.25%) Data Management
9 9 (11.25%) Mentoring
9 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.00%) Integration Testing
10 8 (10.00%) SDLC
11 7 (8.75%) Multithreading
11 7 (8.75%) OO
12 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (7.50%) CRM
12 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Java
2 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.50%) C#
4 10 (12.50%) SQL
4 10 (12.50%) VB
5 9 (11.25%) Python
5 9 (11.25%) Ruby
6 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.25%) VBA
7 4 (5.00%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) VBScript
9 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.25%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.25%) Scala
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (11.25%) Degree
5 8 (10.00%) OCA
5 8 (10.00%) OCAJ
5 8 (10.00%) OCP
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) Docker
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) KVM
4 1 (1.25%) LXC
4 1 (1.25%) RHEV
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.50%) OpenView
2 2 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.75%) HP
6 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.50%) BEA
6 2 (2.50%) BMC
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco
6 2 (2.50%) Cognos
6 2 (2.50%) EMC
6 2 (2.50%) F5
6 2 (2.50%) NetApp
6 2 (2.50%) Opsware
6 2 (2.50%) Qualys
6 2 (2.50%) Sun
6 2 (2.50%) Symantec
6 2 (2.50%) Veritas
7 1 (1.25%) New Relic
7 1 (1.25%) Spiceworks