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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 14 19 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 5.19% 2.59% 3.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 9.09% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £57.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.68% +62.85%  

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 22 33 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 28.57% 28.45% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 9
Median daily rate £400 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +22.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £411 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Norwich

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

Web Services
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) API Design
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat