Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 19 November 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 3.75% 3.85% 9.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.04% 13.14% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 38
Suffolk median daily rate £500 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.54% -3.27%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £244
90th Percentile £600 £438 £500
East of England median daily rate £461 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +15.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% -16.57%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 92 137 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 28.75% 29.27% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 82 118
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £301 £294 £289
90th Percentile £500 £535 £533
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £8.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Suffolk

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Suffolk

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Suffolk over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Suffolk

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Suffolk

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Bury St Edmunds +13 6 £425 +24.09% 1
Ipswich 0 6 £500 +25.00% 1
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (25.00%) WCF
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
5 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
6 1 (8.33%) SOLID
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Groovy
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle