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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 21 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.95% - 2.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.03% - 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -19.17%
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
131 36 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.90% 17.39% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 19 42
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £87.50 £11.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+695.45% -16.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 21 £350 - 6
Gateshead - - - - 1
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) .NET
3 14 (37.84%) C#
4 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Spring
8 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
8 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) XML
9 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) Change Management
10 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) UNIX
10 7 (18.92%) MS Office
10 7 (18.92%) HPUX
11 6 (16.22%) JBoss
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 6 (16.22%) SAML
11 6 (16.22%) JMS
11 6 (16.22%) Service Management
11 6 (16.22%) Apache CXF
11 6 (16.22%) AppFabric
11 6 (16.22%) WCF
11 6 (16.22%) WF
12 5 (13.51%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) VPN
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Extranet
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.11%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.70%) Front Office
1 1 (2.70%) Back Office
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Applications Support
3 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) UNIX Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) Spring
3 8 (21.62%) XML
4 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.22%) JMS
4 6 (16.22%) SAML
4 6 (16.22%) WCF
4 6 (16.22%) WF
4 6 (16.22%) Apache CXF
4 6 (16.22%) AppFabric
5 5 (13.51%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) MDX
6 4 (10.81%) Middleware
6 4 (10.81%) Ajax
6 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) DHTML
7 3 (8.11%) Struts
7 3 (8.11%) JSF
7 3 (8.11%) Spring MVC
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
1 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
1 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
1 4 (10.81%) Open Source
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) HPUX
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
4 4 (10.81%) AIX
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
3 7 (18.92%) ITIL
4 6 (16.22%) Service Management
5 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) Data Management
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (8.11%) User Stories
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) MVC
7 3 (8.11%) Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) ETL
8 1 (2.70%) B2B
8 1 (2.70%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
4 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) VBA
5 4 (10.81%) VBScript
5 4 (10.81%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) C
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Degree
4 3 (8.11%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.81%) KVM
1 4 (10.81%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) JBoss
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) hybris