Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 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
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 32 47
Rank change year-on-year -42 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 26 134 125
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.76% 5.68% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 19.73% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 103 83
Median daily rate £375 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £289
90th Percentile £538 £550 £638
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +4.65% +1.18%

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 350 679 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.66% 28.80% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 489 550
Median daily rate £400 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £310 £269
90th Percentile £522 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.59% -60.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28.88 £13.71 £13.38
90th Percentile £46.75 £18.80 £47.50
Median hourly rate £36.70 £42.50 £41.41
% change year-on-year -13.65% +2.63% +2.86%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Web Services in the East Midlands

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the East Midlands.

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 30 March 2020. 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 -24 10 £388 -29.55% 10
Northamptonshire 0 9 £388 -3.13% 5
Leicestershire 0 4 £363 -19.44% 9
Derbyshire -12 2 - - 3
Lincolnshire +6 1 £325 -40.91% 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 12 (46.15%) Java
1 12 (46.15%) RESTful
2 11 (42.31%) AWS
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (19.23%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) Spring
5 5 (19.23%) Selenium
5 5 (19.23%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) React
6 4 (15.38%) Maven
6 4 (15.38%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) Node.js
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) JUnit
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Law
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) Sun Certification
7 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (11.54%) Web Design
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Sun
7 3 (11.54%) Active Directory

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 3 (11.54%) Mendix
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Grunt
3 3 (11.54%) gulp
4 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (15.38%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Database Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Web Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) RESTful
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) CSS3
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 4 (15.38%) Node.js
3 4 (15.38%) React
4 3 (11.54%) .NET Core
4 3 (11.54%) J2EE
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) LESS
4 3 (11.54%) Sass
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) Spring Boot
4 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.69%) JSON
5 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Tandem
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Microservices
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
4 3 (11.54%) Prototyping
4 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
4 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Server Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Wireframes
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java 8
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) ABAP
5 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Sun Certification
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sun
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Centrify
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Zend