The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 25 9
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 11.81% 2.56% 9.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% 5.48% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £450 £480 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £473 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £505 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 36 73 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 28.35% 46.79% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 8
Median daily rate £350 £390 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +14.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £549 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Norwich

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Norwich

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Norwich over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Norwich

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) BDD
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
6 6 (33.33%) Kanban
7 5 (27.78%) RESTful
7 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
7 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
7 5 (27.78%) Sqoop
7 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
8 4 (22.22%) Appium
8 4 (22.22%) Impala
8 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
8 4 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (22.22%) HiveQL
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 4 (22.22%) Workflow
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Big Data
8 4 (22.22%) Cloudera
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Flume

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 (22.22%) Apache Pig
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.11%) Route 53
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Apache Hive
1 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
1 5 (27.78%) Sqoop
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) HBase
2 4 (22.22%) Impala
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Appium
2 4 (22.22%) Calabash
2 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) gulp
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Advisor
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) RESTful
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) Gherkin
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Spring
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) BDD
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) Kanban
7 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
8 4 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
8 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 4 (22.22%) Workflow
9 3 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 3 (16.67%) User Stories
10 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) HiveQL
3 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CRISC
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cloudera
1 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Imperva
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat