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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / East Midlands
Rank 29 38 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 82 68 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.57% 4.19% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.15% 16.79% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 44
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £57.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.68% +62.85%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 478 405 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.45% 24.95% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 234 194
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +2 36 £375 +15.38% 10
Leicestershire +7 15 £310 -1.58% 9
Northamptonshire -5 12 £350 -13.84% 5
Derbyshire -3 9 £475 +58.33% 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 77 (46.11%) .NET
2 73 (43.71%) JavaScript
3 64 (38.32%) Java
4 63 (37.72%) C#
5 61 (36.53%) SQL
6 55 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (27.54%) Finance
8 42 (25.15%) MVC
9 41 (24.55%) HTML
9 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
10 38 (22.75%) SOAP
11 36 (21.56%) CSS
11 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET
12 33 (19.76%) Oracle
13 32 (19.16%) jQuery
14 29 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
15 28 (16.77%) Hibernate
16 27 (16.17%) Spring
16 27 (16.17%) Git (software)
16 27 (16.17%) WCF
17 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
18 25 (14.97%) RESTful
19 24 (14.37%) Team Foundation Server
19 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (14.37%) XML
20 23 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (13.77%) TDD
20 23 (13.77%) Scrum
21 22 (13.17%) Entity Framework
22 21 (12.57%) AngularJS

Web Services
Top Related 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 9 (5.39%) JBoss
2 5 (2.99%) Apache
2 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.80%) CMS
4 3 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.20%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.20%) WordPress
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.60%) IIS
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.60%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.99%) Boomi
4 3 (1.80%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (1.80%) PaaS
4 3 (1.80%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) GitHub
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) FTP
2 3 (1.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) BIG-IP
3 2 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) LDAP
3 2 (1.20%) NAS
3 2 (1.20%) NGN
3 2 (1.20%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.20%) SSH
3 2 (1.20%) TACACS
3 2 (1.20%) VXLAN
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) DB2
3 10 (5.99%) DB2 UDB
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.79%) Blockchain
6 7 (4.19%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.59%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.99%) Big Data
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.40%) MySQL
9 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.80%) HDInsight
10 3 (1.80%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 27 (16.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (12.57%) Subversion
4 20 (11.98%) Maven
5 14 (8.38%) Eclipse
6 12 (7.19%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.19%) MSTest
7 11 (6.59%) Visual Studio
8 10 (5.99%) Ant
8 10 (5.99%) SoapUI
9 9 (5.39%) JMeter
10 8 (4.79%) Selenium
11 7 (4.19%) JIRA
11 7 (4.19%) JUnit
12 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.99%) Gradle
12 5 (2.99%) gulp
12 5 (2.99%) Hudson
13 4 (2.40%) Jasmine
14 3 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 46 (27.54%) Finance
2 6 (3.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.59%) Retail
3 5 (2.99%) Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Advertising
5 3 (1.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 107 (64.07%) Developer
2 33 (19.76%) .NET Developer
3 30 (17.96%) Java Developer
4 29 (17.37%) C# Developer
5 20 (11.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (8.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (7.78%) Analyst
7 13 (7.78%) Architect
7 13 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 13 (7.78%) Software Developer
8 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (6.59%) HTML Developer
9 10 (5.99%) HTML CSS Developer
9 10 (5.99%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.39%) iOS Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.19%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.19%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (46.11%) .NET
2 41 (24.55%) HTML
3 38 (22.75%) SOAP
4 36 (21.56%) ASP.NET
4 36 (21.56%) CSS
5 32 (19.16%) jQuery
6 28 (16.77%) Hibernate
7 27 (16.17%) Spring
7 27 (16.17%) WCF
8 25 (14.97%) RESTful
9 24 (14.37%) XML
10 22 (13.17%) Entity Framework
11 21 (12.57%) .NET Framework
11 21 (12.57%) AngularJS
12 20 (11.98%) J2EE
12 20 (11.98%) JSON
13 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (10.18%) JSP
14 15 (8.98%) REST
15 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.39%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.39%) iPad
2 9 (5.39%) iPhone
2 9 (5.39%) Mainframe
2 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.80%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.20%) Clustering
4 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.20%) HP Storage
4 2 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.60%) DataPower
5 1 (0.60%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.19%) Linux
2 9 (5.39%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.59%) Android
4 5 (2.99%) Unix
5 3 (1.80%) Windows
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
6 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.15%) MVC
3 23 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (13.77%) Scrum
3 23 (13.77%) TDD
4 18 (10.78%) Unit Testing
5 16 (9.58%) Automated Testing
5 16 (9.58%) Change Management
5 16 (9.58%) Software Engineering
6 14 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.38%) ITIL
6 14 (8.38%) Microservices
6 14 (8.38%) Open Source
6 14 (8.38%) User Stories
6 14 (8.38%) Waterfall
7 13 (7.78%) E-Commerce
7 13 (7.78%) Performance Testing
7 13 (7.78%) Project Management
8 11 (6.59%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (6.59%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.71%) JavaScript
2 64 (38.32%) Java
3 63 (37.72%) C#
4 61 (36.53%) SQL
5 15 (8.98%) Python
6 13 (7.78%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.39%) Apple Swift
7 9 (5.39%) Objective-C
8 6 (3.59%) ABAP
8 6 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.99%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.80%) PHP
10 3 (1.80%) R
10 3 (1.80%) Scala
11 2 (1.20%) C
11 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.20%) XAML
12 1 (0.60%) COBOL
12 1 (0.60%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.99%) HNC
4 5 (2.99%) HND
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.20%) CCNP
6 2 (1.20%) CCSA
6 2 (1.20%) CCSE
6 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.20%) OCMJD
6 2 (1.20%) OCPJWCD
6 2 (1.20%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.18%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.80%) TickIT
3 2 (1.20%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) Docker
2 4 (2.40%) NFS
2 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.20%) OpenView
1 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Oracle
2 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.79%) SAP
3 8 (4.79%) Xamarin
4 7 (4.19%) BMC
5 5 (2.99%) Cisco
5 5 (2.99%) Dell
5 5 (2.99%) Remedy
5 5 (2.99%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.99%) VMware
6 4 (2.40%) F5
6 4 (2.40%) HP
7 3 (1.80%) IBM
7 3 (1.80%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.80%) Software AG
7 3 (1.80%) webMethods
8 2 (1.20%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.20%) Kony
8 2 (1.20%) RedPrairie
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