Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 August 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
England > North East
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 47 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 +39 -63
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 55 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.57% 4.41% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.65% 13.19% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 58
North East median daily rate £404 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.29% +6.87% +9.17%
10th Percentile £347 £259 £269
90th Percentile £525 £488 £507
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +12.43%

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 North East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 425 417 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.52% 33.47% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 266 349
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.91% -0.71%
10th Percentile £279 £289 £262
90th Percentile £538 £519 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 24
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +60.71% +73.27%
10th Percentile £29.65 £16.50 £16.75
90th Percentile £46.75 £47.76 £36.00
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +9.59% -1.35%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the North East

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in the North East

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the North East over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in the North East

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in the North East

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Tyne and Wear -8 40 £410 +19.64% 12
Durham -5 12 £379 +8.33% 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
3 26 (44.83%) HTML
3 26 (44.83%) CSS
4 23 (39.66%) Java
5 21 (36.21%) XML
6 19 (32.76%) TDD
6 19 (32.76%) RESTful
7 18 (31.03%) Test Automation
7 18 (31.03%) Scrum
8 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
9 15 (25.86%) SQL
10 13 (22.41%) Oracle
10 13 (22.41%) JSON
10 13 (22.41%) Microservices
10 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
11 12 (20.69%) .NET
11 12 (20.69%) SOAP
12 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
12 11 (18.97%) HTML5
12 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
13 10 (17.24%) Kanban
13 10 (17.24%) Spring
14 9 (15.52%) jQuery
14 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
14 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (13.79%) Mobile Development
15 8 (13.79%) SDLC

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Maximo
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) PaaS
3 6 (10.34%) IaaS
4 5 (8.62%) Serverless
5 4 (6.90%) BrowserStack
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.17%) Azure Functions
7 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.45%) Force.com
7 2 (3.45%) SaaS
7 2 (3.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.72%) Boomi
8 1 (1.72%) GitHub
8 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
1 1 (1.72%) Skype
1 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.45%) Big Data
5 2 (3.45%) DB2
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.07%) Protractor
4 6 (10.34%) Selenium
4 6 (10.34%) Subversion
5 5 (8.62%) Gradle
6 4 (6.90%) FindBugs
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) JUnit
7 3 (5.17%) Gerrit
8 2 (3.45%) Ant
8 2 (3.45%) Bower
8 2 (3.45%) DbUnit
8 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.45%) Grunt
8 2 (3.45%) Hamcrest
8 2 (3.45%) jMock
8 2 (3.45%) Maven
8 2 (3.45%) Mockito
8 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (63.79%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Full Stack Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.34%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Content Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Designer
7 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Product Owner
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Product Owner
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Technical Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) CSS
1 26 (44.83%) HTML
2 21 (36.21%) XML
3 19 (32.76%) RESTful
4 17 (29.31%) AngularJS
5 13 (22.41%) JSON
6 12 (20.69%) .NET
6 12 (20.69%) SOAP
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.97%) HTML5
8 10 (17.24%) Spring
9 9 (15.52%) jQuery
10 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.07%) React
10 7 (12.07%) REST
10 7 (12.07%) XSLT
11 5 (8.62%) CSS3
12 4 (6.90%) Node.js
12 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Blog
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) AIX
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) TDD
3 18 (31.03%) Scrum
3 18 (31.03%) Test Automation
4 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.41%) Microservices
6 10 (17.24%) Kanban
7 8 (13.79%) BDD
7 8 (13.79%) Mobile Development
7 8 (13.79%) MVC
7 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 8 (13.79%) SOA
7 8 (13.79%) Task Automation
8 7 (12.07%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.07%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.07%) Non-Blocking Code
8 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
8 7 (12.07%) User Stories
9 6 (10.34%) API Development
9 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 23 (39.66%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) SQL
4 7 (12.07%) Python
5 6 (10.34%) C#
6 3 (5.17%) Java 8
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Apex Code
7 2 (3.45%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.45%) Go
7 2 (3.45%) Groovy
7 2 (3.45%) Scala
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
8 1 (1.72%) PHP
8 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.72%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 1 (1.72%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) APMG
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) OpenText
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) Dell
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) HP
4 1 (1.72%) Perforce
4 1 (1.72%) Siebel
4 1 (1.72%) Twitter