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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 16 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 41 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.35% 3.00% 2.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.11% 11.43% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 4
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£300 £269 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
157 140 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 28.14% 26.27% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 107 26
Average daily rate £300 £250 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £431 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.68 - £11.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +27 39 £300 +11.62% 18
Sunderland - 1 £275 -
Gateshead - 1 - - 2
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Java
3 24 (42.86%) .NET
4 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (37.50%) C#
6 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
7 17 (30.36%) Finance
8 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
10 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.00%) XML
11 13 (23.21%) Oracle
11 13 (23.21%) Linux
12 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (21.43%) Open Source
13 11 (19.64%) SOAP
13 11 (19.64%) J2EE
14 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
14 10 (17.86%) CRM
14 10 (17.86%) SOA
14 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
14 10 (17.86%) TDD
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (16.07%) Informatica
15 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
15 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
15 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (14.29%) BDD
16 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
16 8 (14.29%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.50%) AquaLogic
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Office
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.50%) Ant
3 3 (5.36%) WATIR
3 3 (5.36%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.36%) Sahi
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Informatica Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Programmer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Java Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Quality Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Technical Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) XML
3 11 (19.64%) SOAP
3 11 (19.64%) J2EE
4 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
5 8 (14.29%) JMS
6 7 (12.50%) Middleware
6 7 (12.50%) JDBC
6 7 (12.50%) JNDI
7 6 (10.71%) RESTful
7 6 (10.71%) jQuery
8 5 (8.93%) Java EE
8 5 (8.93%) CSS
8 5 (8.93%) HTML
8 5 (8.93%) MDX
9 4 (7.14%) Java EE 5
9 4 (7.14%) Ajax
9 4 (7.14%) Java SE
10 3 (5.36%) REST
10 3 (5.36%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Open Source
2 7 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) VME
5 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) CRM
2 10 (17.86%) SOA
2 10 (17.86%) TDD
3 8 (14.29%) BDD
3 8 (14.29%) Project Management
4 7 (12.50%) ITIL
4 7 (12.50%) Service Management
4 7 (12.50%) High Availability
4 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Data Management
6 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.93%) Web Design
6 5 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Java
3 21 (37.50%) C#
4 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (16.07%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 7 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (8.93%) VBScript
8 5 (8.93%) VB
8 5 (8.93%) VBA
9 3 (5.36%) Python
10 2 (3.57%) COBOL
10 2 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) OCAJ
3 4 (7.14%) OCP
3 4 (7.14%) OCA
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
1 7 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Informatica
4 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.79%) Google
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