Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 16 January 2018 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 32 36
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 41 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.96% 4.42% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.47% 9.86% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 16
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +5.07% +4.15%
10th Percentile £338 £321 £306
90th Percentile £576 £444 £500
South East median daily rate £423 £413 £420
% change year-on-year +2.42% -1.79% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 222 213 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 43.11% 44.84% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 122 154
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £229
90th Percentile £563 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% +68.42%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in East Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in East Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in East Sussex over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in East Sussex

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in East Sussex

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Hastings -7 13 £340 -6.21%
Brighton +6 8 £450 +5.88% 13
Hove - 7 £575 -
Eastbourne - 4 £340 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 £345 -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 22 (53.66%) Web Development
4 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 18 (43.90%) N-Tier
5 18 (43.90%) Oracle
5 18 (43.90%) C#
5 18 (43.90%) .NET
5 18 (43.90%) MVC
5 18 (43.90%) TDD
5 18 (43.90%) Refactoring
5 18 (43.90%) WCF
5 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (43.90%) Change Control
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (31.71%) Data Modelling
7 12 (29.27%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) REST
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (19.51%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) SOAP
9 8 (19.51%) Finance
10 7 (17.07%) Struts
10 7 (17.07%) J2EE
10 7 (17.07%) Eclipse

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (17.07%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) Drupal
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DSL
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) .NET Developer
3 17 (41.46%) SQL Developer
4 16 (39.02%) Agile .NET Developer
4 16 (39.02%) Agile C# Developer
4 16 (39.02%) Agile Developer
4 16 (39.02%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (39.02%) C# Developer
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) .NET
1 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
1 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Web API
1 18 (43.90%) WCF
2 11 (26.83%) REST
3 8 (19.51%) SOAP
4 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
4 7 (17.07%) J2EE
4 7 (17.07%) Struts
5 5 (12.20%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) CSS
6 4 (9.76%) JSON
6 4 (9.76%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) RESTful
8 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.44%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) XSL
8 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) N-Tier
2 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (17.07%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Scrum
3 22 (53.66%) Web Development
4 18 (43.90%) Change Control
4 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (43.90%) MVC
4 18 (43.90%) Refactoring
4 18 (43.90%) TDD
5 13 (31.71%) Data Modelling
6 8 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (17.07%) Dependency Management
7 7 (17.07%) RAD
7 7 (17.07%) Release Management
8 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Kanban
9 4 (9.76%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (9.76%) Domain Models
9 4 (9.76%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 4 (9.76%) PHP
3 4 (9.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Groovy
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Nintex