Period
to 21 September 2021

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 21 September 2021 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
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 72 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -33 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 24 19 99
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.79% 3.71% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 13.48% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 39
10th Percentile £225 £246 £287
25th Percentile £350 £275 £345
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £409 £315 £413
Median % change year-on-year +29.76% -23.64% +3.13%
75th Percentile £506 £346 £497
90th Percentile £550 £362 £525
England median daily rate £525 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £52.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +23.53%

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 282 141 615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.06% 27.54% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 94 385
10th Percentile £239 £263 £286
25th Percentile £313 £313 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
75th Percentile £500 £434 £488
90th Percentile £575 £496 £538
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
10th Percentile £22.39 " £18.50
25th Percentile £25.60 " £35.00
Median hourly rate £32.42 - £45.00
75th Percentile £39.44 " £48.75
90th Percentile £42.78 " £49.00
England median hourly rate £49.00 £44.50 £46.40
% change year-on-year +10.11% -4.09% +10.68%

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 21 September 2021.

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 21 September 2021. 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 -15 7 £550 - 4
Leicestershire -17 4 £250 -23.08% 7
Northamptonshire -20 4 £440 +39.68% 3
Derbyshire - 4 £388 - 6
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 3
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (41.67%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) REST
4 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
4 7 (29.17%) SOAP
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Subversion
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.67%) JIRA
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 4 (16.67%) RAML
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 3 (12.50%) Node.js

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Mule
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Appian
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Exchequer
2 1 (4.17%) Magento
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Azure
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) npm
3 1 (4.17%) Apigee
3 1 (4.17%) AtomSphere
3 1 (4.17%) AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Functions
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Logic Apps
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (4.17%) Boomi
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (4.17%) Power Automate
3 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
3 1 (4.17%) PowerApps
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Serverless
3 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) MQTT
1 1 (4.17%) SNMP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (12.50%) MariaDB
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) DbVisualizer
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket Server
5 2 (8.33%) CA Release Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Gradle
5 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (8.33%) JUnit
5 2 (8.33%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) Postman
6 1 (4.17%) REST Assured
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
1 2 (8.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Police
2 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Architect
2 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) REST
3 7 (29.17%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) RAML
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 4 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) Middleware
6 3 (12.50%) Node.js
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
7 2 (8.33%) Ajax
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (8.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Blog
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) SOA
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) MVVM
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) API Development
6 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
6 2 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) Go
6 1 (4.17%) Jython
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Accessibility
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.17%) hybris
4 1 (4.17%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Snow
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods
4 1 (4.17%) Xerox