The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 11 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 56 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.87% 4.13% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.87% 10.75% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £425 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £488 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
Web Services
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 186 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.67% 38.43% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 130 49
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £47.50 £18.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 48 (56.47%) Linux
2 47 (55.29%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (55.29%) Puppet
2 47 (55.29%) DevOps
3 43 (50.59%) Ruby
4 35 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (40.00%) Python
6 26 (30.59%) Configuration Management
7 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
7 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (23.53%) Ansible
9 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (20.00%) SQL
11 16 (18.82%) HTML
12 15 (17.65%) SOAP
13 14 (16.47%) Java
14 13 (15.29%) Spring
15 12 (14.12%) XML
16 11 (12.94%) IaaS
16 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
17 10 (11.76%) RESTful
17 10 (11.76%) CSS
17 10 (11.76%) UNIX
17 10 (11.76%) MVC
17 10 (11.76%) Scrum
17 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
18 9 (10.59%) Groovy
18 9 (10.59%) Maven
18 9 (10.59%) Subversion
18 9 (10.59%) Git (software)

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.06%) JBoss
2 6 (7.06%) Apache
2 6 (7.06%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.53%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.18%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 47 (55.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.94%) IaaS
3 3 (3.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.35%) GitHub
5 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.59%) Subversion
2 9 (10.59%) Maven
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.41%) SoapUI
3 8 (9.41%) Ant
3 8 (9.41%) JIRA
4 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) Gradle
6 1 (1.18%) GitLab
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
1 4 (4.71%) Retail
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (30.59%) Developer
3 22 (25.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (15.29%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (15.29%) Administrator
4 13 (15.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (15.29%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.35%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.35%) Architect
11 2 (2.35%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 15 (17.65%) SOAP
3 13 (15.29%) Spring
4 12 (14.12%) XML
5 10 (11.76%) CSS
5 10 (11.76%) RESTful
6 9 (10.59%) HTML5
7 8 (9.41%) .NET
8 7 (8.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.53%) Servlets
10 3 (3.53%) WCF
10 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.53%) jQuery
10 3 (3.53%) REST
10 3 (3.53%) CSS3
10 3 (3.53%) Middleware
11 2 (2.35%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.35%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.71%) Life Science
2 4 (4.71%) Biology
3 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) LIMS
4 1 (1.18%) GIS
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (56.47%) Linux
2 10 (11.76%) UNIX
3 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.71%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.29%) DevOps
2 26 (30.59%) Configuration Management
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 10 (11.76%) MVC
5 10 (11.76%) Scrum
6 6 (7.06%) Software Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Web Development
7 5 (5.88%) Microservices
7 5 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
8 4 (4.71%) Multithreading
8 4 (4.71%) ETL
8 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.53%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.53%) Use Case
9 3 (3.53%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.35%) User Stories
10 2 (2.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (2.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (50.59%) Ruby
2 34 (40.00%) Python
3 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.00%) SQL
5 14 (16.47%) Java
6 9 (10.59%) Groovy
7 8 (9.41%) C#
8 5 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.35%) PHP
11 1 (1.18%) C
11 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.18%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) ISEB
2 6 (7.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.35%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.18%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 47 (55.29%) Puppet
2 35 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (23.53%) Ansible
4 4 (4.71%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.35%) Graphite
5 2 (2.35%) logstash
6 1 (1.18%) Opsview
6 1 (1.18%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle
1 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
2 2 (2.35%) Terracotta
3 1 (1.18%) Telerik
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London, Watford, Cambridge, Croydon, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Rate: £280-300/day
Posted: 18 days ago