Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 34 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 19 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.50% 4.03% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.70% 9.64% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 31
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +8.21% +8.06%
10th Percentile £341 £268 £306
90th Percentile £466 £425 £475
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £415
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.25 £46.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +37.78%

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 194 197 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 37.24% 41.83% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 128 167
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.45% +15.00%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £253
90th Percentile £525 £438 £481
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +17.65%
South East median hourly rate £44.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.49% +7.50% +14.29%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Brighton -10 4 £463 +23.33% 8
Hastings -5 2 £358 -1.38%
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (15.38%) Puppet
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
5 2 (15.38%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Maven
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) JMS
5 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

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 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.69%) Drupal
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) REST
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.69%) JPA
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
3 1 (7.69%) Swagger
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Memory Management
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow