Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 168 140 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.12% 4.49% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.79% 14.97% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 107 93
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £323 £298 £306
90th Percentile £550 £538 £475
England median daily rate £485 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +7.78% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +6.71% -3.53% +6.25%

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 894 935 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.56% 29.98% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 612 537
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +1.40% +12.78%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £263
90th Percentile £546 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £19.95
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +0.68%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +11 89 £463 +15.63% 27
Northamptonshire +1 38 £357 -11.85% 11
Leicestershire +1 17 £375 +15.38% 25
Derbyshire +22 16 £385 +10.00% 5
Lincolnshire +8 7 £300 -5.14% 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 123 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.90%) Java
3 61 (36.31%) HTML
4 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 52 (30.95%) SQL
6 51 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
7 46 (27.38%) CSS
7 46 (27.38%) Scrum
8 41 (24.40%) Jenkins
9 40 (23.81%) Relational Database
9 40 (23.81%) Spring
10 39 (23.21%) .NET
11 38 (22.62%) C#
11 38 (22.62%) REST
12 37 (22.02%) Test Automation
13 36 (21.43%) HTML5
14 35 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
14 35 (20.83%) TDD
15 34 (20.24%) Git (software)
16 32 (19.05%) Open Source
17 31 (18.45%) NoSQL
17 31 (18.45%) Ansible
17 31 (18.45%) Unit Testing
18 30 (17.86%) jQuery
18 30 (17.86%) Docker
19 29 (17.26%) JUnit
19 29 (17.26%) SQL Server
19 29 (17.26%) SOAP
19 29 (17.26%) XML
19 29 (17.26%) ETL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.57%) JBoss
2 6 (3.57%) Mule
3 5 (2.98%) Confluence
4 4 (2.38%) CMS
5 3 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.19%) IIS
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.60%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 51 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 21 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 18 (10.71%) Amazon EMR
3 18 (10.71%) Amazon Glacier
3 18 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (5.36%) npm
5 8 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.79%) SaaS
8 2 (1.19%) PaaS
9 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.60%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.60%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.95%) HTTP
2 5 (2.98%) SSL
3 3 (1.79%) Internet
4 2 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) SMS
5 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 31 (18.45%) NoSQL
3 29 (17.26%) SQL Server
4 18 (10.71%) Amazon Aurora
4 18 (10.71%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (10.12%) DB2
6 16 (9.52%) MySQL
7 11 (6.55%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.36%) Oracle Database
8 9 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
9 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
9 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (4.17%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 41 (24.40%) Jenkins
2 34 (20.24%) Git (software)
3 29 (17.26%) JUnit
4 24 (14.29%) JIRA
5 23 (13.69%) Subversion
6 20 (11.90%) Selenium
7 18 (10.71%) Maven
8 14 (8.33%) Gradle
9 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
10 9 (5.36%) CA Release Automation
10 9 (5.36%) HP UFT
10 9 (5.36%) NetBeans
10 9 (5.36%) Visual Studio
11 8 (4.76%) JMeter
12 7 (4.17%) gulp
12 7 (4.17%) Jasmine
12 7 (4.17%) SoapUI
13 6 (3.57%) Bower
13 6 (3.57%) webpack
13 6 (3.57%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (11.31%) Finance
2 7 (4.17%) Retail
3 4 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 114 (67.86%) Developer
2 43 (25.60%) Java Developer
3 18 (10.71%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (10.12%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.36%) Architect
9 8 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
10 7 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
10 7 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.17%) iOS Developer
10 7 (4.17%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.57%) Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) Data Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) Database Engineer
11 6 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.31%) HTML
2 46 (27.38%) CSS
3 40 (23.81%) Spring
4 39 (23.21%) .NET
5 38 (22.62%) REST
6 36 (21.43%) HTML5
7 30 (17.86%) jQuery
8 29 (17.26%) SOAP
8 29 (17.26%) XML
9 26 (15.48%) AngularJS
10 25 (14.88%) ASP.NET
10 25 (14.88%) J2EE
11 21 (12.50%) JSON
11 21 (12.50%) Node.js
12 19 (11.31%) CSS3
13 18 (10.71%) RESTful
14 17 (10.12%) Hibernate
14 17 (10.12%) Spring Boot
14 17 (10.12%) Swagger
15 12 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.79%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.19%) Clustering
5 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.19%) iPad
5 2 (1.19%) iPhone
5 2 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) PKI
6 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.88%) Linux
2 19 (11.31%) Windows
3 12 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.55%) Unix
5 9 (5.36%) Android
6 4 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.79%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.79%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (73.21%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.38%) Scrum
3 37 (22.02%) Test Automation
4 35 (20.83%) TDD
5 32 (19.05%) Open Source
6 31 (18.45%) Unit Testing
7 29 (17.26%) ETL
8 23 (13.69%) DevOps
9 22 (13.10%) MVC
10 21 (12.50%) BDD
10 21 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (10.71%) Analytics
12 16 (9.52%) Data Analytics
12 16 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (8.93%) SDLC
14 14 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
14 14 (8.33%) Waterfall
15 13 (7.74%) OO
16 12 (7.14%) Microservices
16 12 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 62 (36.90%) Java
2 56 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 52 (30.95%) SQL
4 38 (22.62%) C#
5 25 (14.88%) Python
6 13 (7.74%) Groovy
7 7 (4.17%) Apple Swift
8 6 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.38%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.38%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.38%) Jython
9 4 (2.38%) PHP
10 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.79%) C
10 3 (1.79%) Java 8
10 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.19%) ABAP
11 2 (1.19%) Delphi
11 2 (1.19%) Korn
12 1 (0.60%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (10.12%) Degree
2 12 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.76%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.19%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 30 (17.86%) Docker
2 4 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (18.45%) Ansible
3 15 (8.93%) Puppet
4 8 (4.76%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.79%) Control-M
5 3 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.19%) CA Wily
6 2 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.19%) Terraform
7 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.60%) Kibana
7 1 (0.60%) logstash
7 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (13.69%) Oracle
2 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.12%) Splunk
4 9 (5.36%) CA Agile Central
5 8 (4.76%) Informatica
5 8 (4.76%) Netezza
5 8 (4.76%) Teradata
5 8 (4.76%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.98%) Apple
6 5 (2.98%) Sencha
7 4 (2.38%) SAP
7 4 (2.38%) VMware
8 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.19%) HP
8 2 (1.19%) IBM
8 2 (1.19%) Kony
8 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.60%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.60%) Tableau