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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 50 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.86% 5.81% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.78% 20.29% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 19
Median daily rate £425 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £290 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.12% -8.75%
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
372 207 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.86% 28.63% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 124 139
Median daily rate £405 £350 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -20 53 £425 +21.42% 7
Gateshead - 2 - -
Web Services
North East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 52 (52.00%) Java
2 44 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (40.00%) XML
4 36 (36.00%) Selenium
4 36 (36.00%) TDD
5 35 (35.00%) QA
6 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
6 33 (33.00%) BDD
7 31 (31.00%) Open Source
7 31 (31.00%) CSS
7 31 (31.00%) SQL
8 29 (29.00%) Ruby
9 28 (28.00%) Test Scripting
9 28 (28.00%) .NET
9 28 (28.00%) MVC
10 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
11 26 (26.00%) Software Engineering
11 26 (26.00%) Test Automation
11 26 (26.00%) Microservices
12 23 (23.00%) AngularJS
12 23 (23.00%) Node.js
13 21 (21.00%) Scrum
13 21 (21.00%) Express
13 21 (21.00%) Functional Programming
13 21 (21.00%) GitLab
13 21 (21.00%) webpack
13 21 (21.00%) Protractor
13 21 (21.00%) EJS
13 21 (21.00%) Asynchronous Programming

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 11 (11.00%) Confluence
2 8 (8.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) NAS
2 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) CTI
4 1 (1.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (9.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) EDMS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (36.00%) Selenium
2 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
3 21 (21.00%) GitLab
3 21 (21.00%) Protractor
3 21 (21.00%) webpack
4 19 (19.00%) HP UFT
4 19 (19.00%) Sahi
4 19 (19.00%) WATIR
5 16 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 14 (14.00%) Jenkins
7 11 (11.00%) JIRA
7 11 (11.00%) SoapUI
8 9 (9.00%) Subversion
9 8 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (8.00%) Visual Studio
10 5 (5.00%) Log4j
11 4 (4.00%) JMeter
11 4 (4.00%) LoadRunner
11 4 (4.00%) MSI
11 4 (4.00%) WiX
General
1 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 2 (2.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Developer
2 15 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (9.00%) Tester
4 8 (8.00%) Architect
4 8 (8.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Analyst
7 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 5 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Development Support Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.00%) XML
2 31 (31.00%) CSS
3 28 (28.00%) .NET
4 23 (23.00%) AngularJS
4 23 (23.00%) Node.js
5 21 (21.00%) EJS
5 21 (21.00%) Express
6 17 (17.00%) JSON
6 17 (17.00%) REST
7 16 (16.00%) RESTful
8 14 (14.00%) SOAP
9 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.00%) HTML
10 8 (8.00%) HTML5
11 7 (7.00%) Gherkin
11 7 (7.00%) Spring
12 6 (6.00%) Ajax
12 6 (6.00%) CSS3
12 6 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) User Experience
3 4 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (3.00%) Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) NHS
5 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.00%) Handset
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.00%) Linux
2 16 (16.00%) Windows
3 15 (15.00%) Unix
4 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Android
7 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
2 36 (36.00%) TDD
3 33 (33.00%) BDD
4 31 (31.00%) Open Source
5 28 (28.00%) MVC
5 28 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 26 (26.00%) Microservices
6 26 (26.00%) Software Engineering
6 26 (26.00%) Test Automation
7 21 (21.00%) Asynchronous Programming
7 21 (21.00%) Functional Programming
7 21 (21.00%) Scrum
8 20 (20.00%) Data Management
9 17 (17.00%) Unit Testing
10 15 (15.00%) Kanban
11 11 (11.00%) Performance Testing
12 10 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (10.00%) DevOps
12 10 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (52.00%) Java
2 31 (31.00%) SQL
3 29 (29.00%) Ruby
4 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.00%) C#
6 13 (13.00%) Scala
7 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.00%) Groovy
8 7 (7.00%) Python
9 3 (3.00%) C++
10 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.00%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (9.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) CCA
4 1 (1.00%) CCNA
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) MCSE
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (35.00%) QA
2 8 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (7.00%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (6.00%) Docker
2 6 (6.00%) LXC
3 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Puppet
2 6 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.00%) WSUS
5 2 (2.00%) Packer
6 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) VMware
3 5 (5.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.00%) HP
5 3 (3.00%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (3.00%) Dell
5 3 (3.00%) Veritas
6 2 (2.00%) Informatica
6 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.00%) Siebel
7 1 (1.00%) Avaya
7 1 (1.00%) Genesys
7 1 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (1.00%) New Relic
7 1 (1.00%) Spiceworks