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 24 June 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.

Web Services
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 34 33
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 60 72 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.99% 4.69% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.74% 19.46% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 54
Median daily rate £400 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £317 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 471 370 433
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.30% 24.09% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 234 274
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 24 June 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 -4 30 £400 +9.58% 12
Leicestershire -3 13 £315 -21.25% 7
Northamptonshire -10 9 £468 +10.00% 4
Derbyshire -17 5 £325 -3.70% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 67 (46.53%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 53 (36.81%) .NET
4 49 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (27.08%) C#
7 38 (26.39%) HTML
7 38 (26.39%) SQL
8 37 (25.69%) Git (software)
9 32 (22.22%) CSS
9 32 (22.22%) MVC
10 31 (21.53%) Microservices
11 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 28 (19.44%) SOAP
13 27 (18.75%) RESTful
14 26 (18.06%) Oracle
15 24 (16.67%) Unit Testing
16 23 (15.97%) Finance
16 23 (15.97%) Front End Development
17 22 (15.28%) Spring
17 22 (15.28%) JSON
17 22 (15.28%) Test Automation
18 21 (14.58%) REST
18 21 (14.58%) TDD
18 21 (14.58%) Hibernate
18 21 (14.58%) Linux
19 20 (13.89%) jQuery
20 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
20 19 (13.19%) Python
21 18 (12.50%) Software Engineering

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 11 (7.64%) JBoss
2 7 (4.86%) CMS
3 5 (3.47%) Apache
3 5 (3.47%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.78%) Confluence
4 4 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.69%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.69%) Mule
6 1 (0.69%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.94%) SaaS
3 6 (4.17%) Boomi
4 5 (3.47%) PaaS
5 4 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.78%) IaaS
5 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.39%) GitHub
6 2 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.69%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) Firewall
2 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.08%) HTTP
4 2 (1.39%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.69%) FTP
5 1 (0.69%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.69%) LDAP
5 1 (0.69%) NAS
5 1 (0.69%) NGN
5 1 (0.69%) SAN
5 1 (0.69%) SMS
5 1 (0.69%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.69%) SSH
5 1 (0.69%) TACACS
5 1 (0.69%) VXLAN
5 1 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.94%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.56%) MySQL
5 7 (4.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) DB2
8 4 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.39%) Big Data
10 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.69%) DataStage
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.69%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (25.69%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 14 (9.72%) Maven
4 12 (8.33%) JIRA
4 12 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 9 (6.25%) Subversion
6 7 (4.86%) Gradle
7 6 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 6 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.17%) MSTest
7 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.47%) gulp
8 5 (3.47%) Hudson
8 5 (3.47%) JMeter
9 4 (2.78%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.78%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.78%) Selenium
10 3 (2.08%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 23 (15.97%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.25%) Retail
3 7 (4.86%) Banking
4 2 (1.39%) Automotive
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 97 (67.36%) Developer
2 25 (17.36%) Java Developer
3 23 (15.97%) .NET Developer
4 19 (13.19%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (9.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (9.03%) HTML Developer
9 12 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (6.25%) Analyst
11 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) Architect
12 7 (4.86%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.17%) iOS Developer
13 6 (4.17%) Web Engineer
14 5 (3.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.81%) .NET
2 38 (26.39%) HTML
3 32 (22.22%) CSS
4 28 (19.44%) SOAP
5 27 (18.75%) RESTful
6 22 (15.28%) JSON
6 22 (15.28%) Spring
7 21 (14.58%) Hibernate
7 21 (14.58%) REST
8 20 (13.89%) jQuery
9 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 18 (12.50%) HTML5
9 18 (12.50%) XML
10 16 (11.11%) WCF
11 15 (10.42%) AngularJS
12 13 (9.03%) CSS3
13 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (6.94%) .NET Framework
14 10 (6.94%) J2EE
15 9 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.47%) iPad
3 5 (3.47%) iPhone
3 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.39%) IVR
5 2 (1.39%) User Experience
5 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) DataPower
6 1 (0.69%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.69%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Replication
6 1 (0.69%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.58%) Linux
2 7 (4.86%) Windows
3 6 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.78%) Unix
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.22%) MVC
3 31 (21.53%) Microservices
4 24 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 23 (15.97%) Front End Development
6 22 (15.28%) Test Automation
7 21 (14.58%) TDD
8 18 (12.50%) Scrum
8 18 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 17 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.72%) Migration
11 13 (9.03%) OO
11 13 (9.03%) SOA
12 12 (8.33%) User Stories
13 10 (6.94%) Change Management
13 10 (6.94%) DevOps
13 10 (6.94%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (6.94%) SDLC
14 9 (6.25%) E-Commerce
15 8 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.53%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 39 (27.08%) C#
4 38 (26.39%) SQL
5 19 (13.19%) Python
6 11 (7.64%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.17%) ABAP
8 6 (4.17%) Apple Swift
8 6 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.47%) C
10 4 (2.78%) C++
10 4 (2.78%) PHP
10 4 (2.78%) Ruby
11 3 (2.08%) R
11 3 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.08%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.39%) VB
13 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (4.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.78%) Degree
3 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) CCNP
4 1 (0.69%) CCSA
4 1 (0.69%) CCSE
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.69%) HNC
4 1 (0.69%) HND
4 1 (0.69%) ISEB
4 1 (0.69%) MCP
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.42%) Docker
2 4 (2.78%) NFS
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.69%) vCloud
4 1 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (4.86%) Puppet
2 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.78%) Ansible
4 2 (1.39%) Salt
5 1 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.69%) collectd
5 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.69%) Kibana
5 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.69%) logstash
5 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView
5 1 (0.69%) StatsD
5 1 (0.69%) Terraform
5 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (18.06%) Oracle
2 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (4.17%) Dell
5 4 (2.78%) IBM
5 4 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.78%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.08%) HP
6 3 (2.08%) Informatica
6 3 (2.08%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.08%) VMware
7 2 (1.39%) Cisco
7 2 (1.39%) F5
7 2 (1.39%) Google
7 2 (1.39%) Perforce
7 2 (1.39%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.69%) Tableau
8 1 (0.69%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
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