Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 170 125 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.85% 4.19% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.60% 14.50% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 99 80
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £326 £296 £313
90th Percentile £550 £620 £476
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £42.50 -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 787 862 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.72% 28.93% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 577 538
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £38.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.84% +80.23% -38.57%
10th Percentile £13.71 £19.00 £20.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.85 £41.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +20 94 £500 +11.11% 28
Northamptonshire -9 35 £400 - 7
Derbyshire +22 20 £500 +25.00% 3
Leicestershire +12 16 £388 +13.97% 30
Lincolnshire +1 5 £550 +71.88% 3
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 117 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (38.24%) SQL
3 60 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (34.71%) HTML
5 58 (34.12%) Java
6 55 (32.35%) JavaScript
7 48 (28.24%) Scrum
8 45 (26.47%) CSS
9 42 (24.71%) .NET
10 41 (24.12%) Relational Database
11 40 (23.53%) Jenkins
12 37 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (21.18%) Docker
13 36 (21.18%) REST
13 36 (21.18%) Linux
14 35 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
15 34 (20.00%) ETL
15 34 (20.00%) C#
16 33 (19.41%) JUnit
17 32 (18.82%) SOAP
17 32 (18.82%) Windows
17 32 (18.82%) Spring
17 32 (18.82%) DevOps
17 32 (18.82%) NoSQL
17 32 (18.82%) Git (software)
18 31 (18.24%) Test Automation
18 31 (18.24%) Ansible
19 30 (17.65%) HTML5
19 30 (17.65%) TDD
20 28 (16.47%) JIRA

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 14 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.06%) JBoss
3 8 (4.71%) Confluence
3 8 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.12%) NetWeaver
4 7 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.35%) Apache
6 4 (2.35%) Mule
7 2 (1.18%) CMS
7 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.59%) IIS
8 1 (0.59%) SAS
8 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) HFM
1 5 (2.94%) Maximo
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 60 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (14.12%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (14.12%) Amazon S3
3 19 (11.18%) Amazon EMR
3 19 (11.18%) Amazon Glacier
3 19 (11.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (4.12%) Boomi
6 7 (4.12%) npm
7 6 (3.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.35%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.76%) SaaS
11 2 (1.18%) PaaS
12 1 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.59%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.76%) SSL
3 2 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.12%) Relational Database
2 32 (18.82%) NoSQL
3 26 (15.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (12.94%) DB2
5 19 (11.18%) Amazon Aurora
5 19 (11.18%) Amazon Redshift
6 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (7.06%) MySQL
6 12 (7.06%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (4.71%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (4.71%) DB2 UDB
8 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.71%) Snowflake Schema
8 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (4.12%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 40 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 33 (19.41%) JUnit
3 32 (18.82%) Git (software)
4 28 (16.47%) JIRA
5 20 (11.76%) Subversion
6 19 (11.18%) Maven
7 15 (8.82%) Selenium
8 11 (6.47%) CA Release Automation
8 11 (6.47%) Gradle
9 10 (5.88%) Visual Studio
10 9 (5.29%) TeamCity
11 8 (4.71%) NetBeans
11 8 (4.71%) Travis CI
12 7 (4.12%) HP UFT
13 6 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (3.53%) Cucumber
13 6 (3.53%) gulp
13 6 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (2.94%) Jasmine
14 5 (2.94%) Spock
General
1 7 (4.12%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Back Office
2 6 (3.53%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.53%) Marketing
3 5 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.94%) Billing
4 4 (2.35%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 103 (60.59%) Developer
2 39 (22.94%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.18%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (10.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (8.82%) Lead Developer
7 14 (8.24%) Architect
8 12 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.47%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.71%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (4.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.71%) Informatica Developer
12 7 (4.12%) Database Engineer
13 6 (3.53%) Analyst
13 6 (3.53%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.53%) Data Engineer
13 6 (3.53%) Integration Architect
13 6 (3.53%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.71%) HTML
2 45 (26.47%) CSS
3 42 (24.71%) .NET
4 36 (21.18%) REST
5 32 (18.82%) SOAP
5 32 (18.82%) Spring
6 30 (17.65%) HTML5
7 27 (15.88%) ASP.NET
8 23 (13.53%) XML
9 22 (12.94%) AngularJS
9 22 (12.94%) jQuery
9 22 (12.94%) RESTful
10 20 (11.76%) Spring Boot
11 18 (10.59%) Node.js
12 16 (9.41%) J2EE
12 16 (9.41%) JSON
13 15 (8.82%) CSS3
14 14 (8.24%) Hibernate
15 13 (7.65%) Swagger
16 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.94%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.59%) Clustering
7 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.59%) iPhone
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (21.18%) Linux
2 32 (18.82%) Windows
3 16 (9.41%) Unix
4 11 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 11 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.71%) Android
6 7 (4.12%) Solaris
6 7 (4.12%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.35%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (68.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.24%) Scrum
3 34 (20.00%) ETL
4 32 (18.82%) DevOps
5 31 (18.24%) Test Automation
6 30 (17.65%) TDD
7 27 (15.88%) Open Source
8 26 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (15.29%) Unit Testing
9 20 (11.76%) Analytics
9 20 (11.76%) Microservices
10 19 (11.18%) Computer Science
11 18 (10.59%) SOA
11 18 (10.59%) Translating Business Requirements
12 17 (10.00%) Data Analytics
12 17 (10.00%) MVC
12 17 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (10.00%) UML
12 17 (10.00%) Waterfall
13 16 (9.41%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.24%) SQL
2 58 (34.12%) Java
3 55 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (20.00%) C#
5 26 (15.29%) Python
6 12 (7.06%) Groovy
7 8 (4.71%) ABAP
8 5 (2.94%) Apple Swift
8 5 (2.94%) Perl
8 5 (2.94%) PHP
9 4 (2.35%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.35%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (2.35%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.76%) Jython
11 2 (1.18%) C
11 2 (1.18%) Delphi
11 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (14.71%) Degree
2 19 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 18 (10.59%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.71%) Master's Degree
5 6 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.35%) QA
1 4 (2.35%) TickIT
System Software
1 36 (21.18%) Docker
2 7 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.12%) vSphere
3 4 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.18%) vCloud
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 35 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (18.24%) Ansible
3 13 (7.65%) Kubernetes
4 11 (6.47%) Puppet
5 5 (2.94%) Kibana
6 2 (1.18%) Control-M
6 2 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.18%) Terraform
7 1 (0.59%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 28 (16.47%) Oracle
2 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.00%) Splunk
4 12 (7.06%) SAP
5 11 (6.47%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.29%) VMware
7 8 (4.71%) IBM
7 8 (4.71%) Informatica
7 8 (4.71%) Netezza
7 8 (4.71%) Teradata
8 7 (4.12%) CA Agile Central
8 7 (4.12%) Dell
8 7 (4.12%) Sun
8 7 (4.12%) Xamarin
9 6 (3.53%) Sencha
10 5 (2.94%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.94%) Hyperion
11 4 (2.35%) Apple
12 3 (1.76%) WSO2
13 2 (1.18%) ServiceNow