Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +19
Contract jobs citing Web Services 147 155 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.63% 4.69% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.07% 16.88% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 94 90
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £298 £307 £274
90th Percentile £568 £475 £489
England median daily rate £463 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +5.71% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +6.67%

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 915 918 806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.84% 27.76% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 554 513
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £501 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +60.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £12.93
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.13
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +3 76 £413 +12.24% 10
Northamptonshire +9 31 £400 - 4
Leicestershire -9 23 £340 -6.21% 5
Lincolnshire +2 6 £316 -2.69%
Derbyshire -21 5 £400 +14.29% 2
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 84 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (35.37%) .NET
3 51 (34.69%) RESTful
4 50 (34.01%) C#
5 49 (33.33%) HTML
6 44 (29.93%) SOAP
7 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
8 42 (28.57%) CSS
9 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
10 39 (26.53%) Test Automation
11 35 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
11 35 (23.81%) MVC
12 34 (23.13%) jQuery
12 34 (23.13%) Microservices
13 32 (21.77%) Scrum
13 32 (21.77%) Java
13 32 (21.77%) ASP.NET
14 31 (21.09%) TDD
14 31 (21.09%) Jenkins
15 30 (20.41%) SQL Server
16 29 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (19.73%) Unit Testing
16 29 (19.73%) HTML5
16 29 (19.73%) CSS3
17 28 (19.05%) SQL
17 28 (19.05%) Oracle
18 27 (18.37%) Finance
19 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (17.01%) Docker
20 24 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API

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 16 (10.88%) CMS
2 10 (6.80%) Umbraco
3 7 (4.76%) IIS
4 6 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.68%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (2.04%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.04%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (17.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.08%) SaaS
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.36%) IaaS
6 2 (1.36%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.36%) Route 53
6 2 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.76%) SSL
3 5 (3.40%) Intranet
4 3 (2.04%) ATM
4 3 (2.04%) HTTP
4 3 (2.04%) Internet
4 3 (2.04%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) FTP
5 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.56%) MySQL
3 10 (6.80%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.04%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.04%) GIS
6 3 (2.04%) Redis
6 3 (2.04%) Spotfire
6 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.36%) Big Data
7 2 (1.36%) Power BI
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 31 (21.09%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.88%) JUnit
3 16 (10.88%) Maven
4 11 (7.48%) Visual Studio
5 9 (6.12%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.76%) ReSharper
7 6 (4.08%) Gradle
7 6 (4.08%) Subversion
8 5 (3.40%) Jasmine
8 5 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.72%) Bower
9 4 (2.72%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.72%) gulp
9 4 (2.72%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.72%) JProfiler
9 4 (2.72%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.72%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.72%) webpack
9 4 (2.72%) Yeoman
General
1 27 (18.37%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Retail
3 12 (8.16%) Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Legal
5 4 (2.72%) Automotive
5 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.72%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (55.78%) Developer
2 26 (17.69%) .NET Developer
3 22 (14.97%) Architect
4 19 (12.93%) Java Developer
5 17 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (11.56%) C# Developer
6 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 10 (6.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (5.44%) Cloud Architect
11 8 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) HTML Developer
11 8 (5.44%) iOS Developer
11 8 (5.44%) Lead Architect
11 8 (5.44%) Lead Enterprise Architect
12 7 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
12 7 (4.76%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.37%) .NET
2 51 (34.69%) RESTful
3 49 (33.33%) HTML
4 44 (29.93%) SOAP
5 42 (28.57%) CSS
6 34 (23.13%) jQuery
7 32 (21.77%) ASP.NET
8 29 (19.73%) CSS3
8 29 (19.73%) HTML5
9 24 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (16.33%) REST
10 21 (14.29%) Spring
11 18 (12.24%) Hibernate
12 17 (11.56%) Java EE
13 16 (10.88%) .NET Core
13 16 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (10.88%) React
14 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (8.16%) JSON
15 12 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.40%) iPad
3 5 (3.40%) iPhone
4 2 (1.36%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.36%) IVR
4 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.36%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.61%) Linux
2 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.76%) Windows
4 5 (3.40%) Unix
5 3 (2.04%) Android
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.53%) Test Automation
3 35 (23.81%) MVC
4 34 (23.13%) Microservices
5 32 (21.77%) Scrum
6 31 (21.09%) TDD
7 29 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (19.73%) Unit Testing
8 22 (14.97%) SOA
9 18 (12.24%) Front End Development
9 18 (12.24%) OO
10 15 (10.20%) DevOps
10 15 (10.20%) Mathematics
11 11 (7.48%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.80%) Data Modelling
13 9 (6.12%) Configuration Management
13 9 (6.12%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (6.12%) QA Automation
13 9 (6.12%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.44%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (34.01%) C#
2 40 (27.21%) JavaScript
3 32 (21.77%) Java
4 28 (19.05%) SQL
5 12 (8.16%) PHP
6 8 (5.44%) Apple Swift
6 8 (5.44%) Objective-C
6 8 (5.44%) Ruby
7 7 (4.76%) Python
7 7 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.72%) C
9 4 (2.72%) PHP 5
10 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.36%) ABAP
11 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) VB
12 1 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (17.01%) Docker
2 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (8.16%) Ansible
2 6 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.08%) Puppet
3 3 (2.04%) Salt
3 3 (2.04%) Terraform
4 2 (1.36%) collectd
4 2 (1.36%) Kibana
4 2 (1.36%) logstash
4 2 (1.36%) StatsD
5 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.68%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) Oracle
2 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.12%) Perforce
4 6 (4.08%) SAP
4 6 (4.08%) Zend
5 3 (2.04%) Apple
5 3 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.04%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.04%) Tableau
5 3 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.36%) Google
6 2 (1.36%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.36%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.36%) Twitter
6 2 (1.36%) Workday
7 1 (0.68%) Capita
7 1 (0.68%) Casewise
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com