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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 14 37 22
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.05% 2.97% 3.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.74% 13.08% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 5
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£300 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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
168 107 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.63% 22.67% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 73 21
Average daily rate £325 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £375
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 £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +22 53 £300 +6.66% 16
Sunderland - 1 £275 - 1
Gateshead - 1 - - 1
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (68.66%) SQL
2 41 (61.19%) Java
3 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (37.31%) Open Source
5 21 (31.34%) TDD
6 20 (29.85%) Finance
6 20 (29.85%) BDD
7 19 (28.36%) Oracle
7 19 (28.36%) Linux
8 18 (26.87%) SOAP
8 18 (26.87%) XML
9 17 (25.37%) .NET
9 17 (25.37%) J2EE
9 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
10 16 (23.88%) Test Automation
10 16 (23.88%) RESTful
10 16 (23.88%) QA
11 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (22.39%) Project Management
11 15 (22.39%) Informatica
11 15 (22.39%) MongoDB
11 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
12 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
12 14 (20.90%) WebLogic
12 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
13 13 (19.40%) Problem Management
13 13 (19.40%) Service Management
13 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
13 13 (19.40%) Ant
13 13 (19.40%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (20.90%) WebLogic
2 8 (11.94%) AquaLogic
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) MongoDB
1 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
4 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Ant
2 8 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.96%) Selenium
4 5 (7.46%) Sahi
4 5 (7.46%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (7.46%) WATIR
5 3 (4.48%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Business Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) QA Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Informatica Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) QA Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Linux Support
8 4 (5.97%) Programmer
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Informatica Consultant
10 2 (2.99%) Java Programmer
10 2 (2.99%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.99%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) SOAP
1 18 (26.87%) XML
2 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 17 (25.37%) J2EE
3 16 (23.88%) RESTful
4 10 (14.93%) JMS
5 8 (11.94%) JDBC
5 8 (11.94%) Middleware
5 8 (11.94%) JNDI
6 4 (5.97%) Java SE
6 4 (5.97%) Java EE
6 4 (5.97%) Java EE 5
7 3 (4.48%) REST
7 3 (4.48%) jQuery
7 3 (4.48%) Spring
8 2 (2.99%) JSF
8 2 (2.99%) SAML
8 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.99%) JPA
9 1 (1.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Open Source
2 8 (11.94%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) VME
4 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) TDD
3 20 (29.85%) BDD
4 16 (23.88%) Test Automation
5 15 (22.39%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (22.39%) Project Management
6 13 (19.40%) Problem Management
6 13 (19.40%) Service Management
6 13 (19.40%) ITIL
7 11 (16.42%) SOA
8 10 (14.93%) CRM
8 10 (14.93%) Automated Testing
8 10 (14.93%) Agile Project Management
8 10 (14.93%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (11.94%) High Availability
10 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.46%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (68.66%) SQL
2 41 (61.19%) Java
3 14 (20.90%) Shell Script
4 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 12 (17.91%) C#
6 9 (13.43%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.45%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.97%) Ruby
8 4 (5.97%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) OCAJ
3 4 (5.97%) OCP
3 4 (5.97%) OCA
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.88%) QA
2 13 (19.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
2 15 (22.39%) Informatica
3 8 (11.94%) HP
3 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Google
5 2 (2.99%) EnterpriseDB
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