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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 May 2022 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 of England
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 64 37
Rank change year-on-year -21 -27 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 50 107
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.27% 2.79% 4.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.32% 13.44% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 57
10th Percentile £385 £243 £400
25th Percentile £402 £363 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £463 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £563 £550 £550
90th Percentile £657 £598 £561
England median daily rate £549 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +9.75% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £48.50 - -
Median hourly rate £49.00 - -
75th Percentile £61.44 - -
90th Percentile £71.21 - -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £35.75 £50.50
% change year-on-year +81.82% -29.21% +4.34%

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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 405 372 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.86% 20.76% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 228 438
10th Percentile £363 £300 £324
25th Percentile £425 £390 £384
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.13% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £610 £545 £531
90th Percentile £701 £625 £577
England median daily rate £570 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +14.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 8
10th Percentile - £15.59 £39.30
25th Percentile £48.50 £42.60 £44.25
Median hourly rate £63.62 £45.00 £52.75
Median % change year-on-year +41.37% -14.69% +5.50%
75th Percentile £75.95 £50.18 £66.00
90th Percentile £77.06 £55.92 £68.70
England median hourly rate £51.88 £47.00 £46.42
% change year-on-year +10.37% +1.26% +3.14%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the East of England

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Web Services in the East of England

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Services in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Web Services in the East of England

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Web Services in the East of England

Web Services
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Web Services in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Web Services in the East of England

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -4 32 £495 +4.21% 8
Essex -2 12 £523 -10.96% 3
Cambridgeshire -24 12 £450 -10.00% 6
Suffolk -13 1 £375 +15.38% 1
Norfolk - 1 £475 - 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 30 (51.72%) Agile
2 27 (46.55%) C#
3 25 (43.10%) Java
3 25 (43.10%) .NET
4 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
5 23 (39.66%) Microservices
6 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
6 21 (36.21%) Social Skills
7 20 (34.48%) Degree
8 19 (32.76%) Scrum
8 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
9 17 (29.31%) Azure
10 16 (27.59%) AWS
10 16 (27.59%) RESTful
10 16 (27.59%) Node.js
10 16 (27.59%) React
11 15 (25.86%) SQL
12 14 (24.14%) Eclipse
13 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
13 13 (22.41%) XML
13 13 (22.41%) Linux
14 12 (20.69%) CSS
14 12 (20.69%) HTML
14 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
14 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
14 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (20.69%) Entity Framework
14 12 (20.69%) REST
14 12 (20.69%) Computer Science

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.90%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.31%) Azure
2 16 (27.59%) AWS
3 6 (10.34%) GCP
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (5.17%) Amazon ECS
4 3 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.17%) BlazeMeter
4 3 (5.17%) GitHub
4 3 (5.17%) Serverless
5 2 (3.45%) Akamai
6 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.72%) npm
6 1 (1.72%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.17%) FTP
4 2 (3.45%) SSH
4 2 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (1.72%) DHCP
5 1 (1.72%) DNS
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Git (software)
2 14 (24.14%) Eclipse
3 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
4 10 (17.24%) NetBeans
5 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
6 6 (10.34%) Selenium
7 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.17%) git-flow
7 3 (5.17%) Gradle
7 3 (5.17%) Grunt
7 3 (5.17%) JDeveloper
7 3 (5.17%) JMeter
7 3 (5.17%) Maven
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (5.17%) webpack
8 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (36.21%) Social Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Aerospace
2 10 (17.24%) Military
2 10 (17.24%) Presentation Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.90%) Automotive
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) .NET Software Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.62%) SailPoint Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Web Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 16 (27.59%) Node.js
2 16 (27.59%) React
2 16 (27.59%) RESTful
3 13 (22.41%) XML
4 12 (20.69%) .NET Core
4 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 12 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 12 (20.69%) Entity Framework
4 12 (20.69%) HTML
4 12 (20.69%) REST
5 11 (18.97%) JSON
6 10 (17.24%) ActiveX
6 10 (17.24%) DirectX
6 10 (17.24%) HTML5
6 10 (17.24%) MFC
6 10 (17.24%) OpenGL
6 10 (17.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Biotechnology
3 4 (6.90%) Cloud Native
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Agile
2 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 23 (39.66%) Microservices
4 19 (32.76%) Scrum
5 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
5 12 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.24%) Mathematics
6 10 (17.24%) Synthetic Environment
7 9 (15.52%) CRM
8 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.07%) Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 6 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (10.34%) Secure Coding
10 6 (10.34%) Web Development
11 5 (8.62%) OO
11 5 (8.62%) SOA
11 5 (8.62%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (46.55%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) C++
5 10 (17.24%) GLSL
5 10 (17.24%) HLSL
6 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.62%) ES6
7 5 (8.62%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.17%) Groovy
8 3 (5.17%) XAML
9 2 (3.45%) AWK
9 2 (3.45%) Bash
9 2 (3.45%) sed
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) Python
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SOC 2
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Docker
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 1 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
4 3 (5.17%) Adobe
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.45%) Coveo
5 2 (3.45%) Google
5 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.72%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.72%) Okta
6 1 (1.72%) Xerox
6 1 (1.72%) Zend