Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 48 68
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 -43
Contract jobs citing Web Services 47 65 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.69% 4.90% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.66% 14.32% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 66
North East median daily rate £400 £425 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +16.84% +21.25%
10th Percentile £299 £263 £283
90th Percentile £488 £550 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £38.00
% change year-on-year -7.51% +13.82% +5.56%

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 403 454 570
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.63% 34.24% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 293 361
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +12.00%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £270
90th Percentile £520 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 14
North East median hourly rate £43.75 £33.07 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.32% +18.09% +73.27%
10th Percentile £41.38 £12.46 £16.86
90th Percentile £47.13 £47.73 £28.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +7.14%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -9 40 £400 -8.57% 16
Durham -10 3 £323 -13.87% 5
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) RESTful
4 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (36.17%) HTML
4 17 (36.17%) CSS
5 14 (29.79%) Oracle
6 13 (27.66%) XML
7 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
8 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
8 11 (23.40%) JSON
9 10 (21.28%) Spring
10 9 (19.15%) TDD
10 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (19.15%) SOAP
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) SQL
10 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
11 8 (17.02%) Kanban
11 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (17.02%) Microservices
11 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.89%) Python
12 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
12 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
13 6 (12.77%) REST
13 6 (12.77%) PaaS
13 6 (12.77%) DevOps
13 6 (12.77%) 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 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) FileNet
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Maximo
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) PaaS
3 5 (10.64%) BrowserStack
3 5 (10.64%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.26%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Serverless
5 1 (2.13%) Force.com
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) FTP
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 5 (10.64%) FindBugs
4 5 (10.64%) Gradle
4 5 (10.64%) Subversion
5 4 (8.51%) Gerrit
5 4 (8.51%) JIRA
6 3 (6.38%) JUnit
7 2 (4.26%) Bugzilla
7 2 (4.26%) Hamcrest
7 2 (4.26%) Rational Team Concert
7 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.13%) DbUnit
8 1 (2.13%) Gitweb
8 1 (2.13%) Mockito
8 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.13%) SonarQube
8 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
1 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Full Stack Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Web Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Content Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.26%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Product Owner
6 2 (4.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Product Owner
6 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 1 (2.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) RESTful
2 17 (36.17%) CSS
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) XML
4 11 (23.40%) JSON
5 10 (21.28%) Spring
6 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.15%) SOAP
7 6 (12.77%) jQuery
7 6 (12.77%) REST
7 6 (12.77%) XSLT
8 4 (8.51%) XSD
9 2 (4.26%) J2EE
9 2 (4.26%) Java EE
9 2 (4.26%) JAXB
9 2 (4.26%) Swagger
9 2 (4.26%) Velocity
9 2 (4.26%) XForms
10 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (2.13%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (8.51%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Blog
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) AIX
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.02%) Kanban
5 8 (17.02%) Microservices
6 6 (12.77%) DevOps
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
7 5 (10.64%) BDD
7 5 (10.64%) Content Management
7 5 (10.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 5 (10.64%) DSDM
7 5 (10.64%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.64%) SOA
8 4 (8.51%) Coaching
8 4 (8.51%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (8.51%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Java 8
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Go
6 2 (4.26%) Groovy
7 1 (2.13%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 1 (2.13%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) APMG
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) HP ALM
1 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (2.13%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) OpenText
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Capita
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) Siebel
4 1 (2.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.13%) VMware