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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 18 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 26 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.30% 7.40% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 26.36% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 12
Median daily rate £475 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £421 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.76%
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
104 110 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 29.21% 28.06% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 86 106
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.60 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (41.86%) Linux
4 17 (39.53%) Java
4 17 (39.53%) Puppet
4 17 (39.53%) DevOps
5 15 (34.88%) Ansible
6 13 (30.23%) Python
7 12 (27.91%) SQL
7 12 (27.91%) Ruby
8 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
8 11 (25.58%) HTML
9 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (23.26%) SDLC
10 9 (20.93%) Software Delivery
10 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.93%) XML
10 9 (20.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (18.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
12 7 (16.28%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
12 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
12 7 (16.28%) SOAP
12 7 (16.28%) SOA
13 6 (13.95%) CRM
13 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
13 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
13 6 (13.95%) Data Structures

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (11.63%) Node.js
2 3 (6.98%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (18.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (9.30%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) Force.com
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (4.65%) Heroku
5 2 (4.65%) Route 53
6 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.98%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.65%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) MarkLogic
5 2 (4.65%) Neo4j
5 2 (4.65%) Redis
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.95%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.63%) JIRA
5 3 (6.98%) Ant
5 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
5 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.65%) Selenium
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) UI Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 9 (20.93%) XML
3 7 (16.28%) RESTful
3 7 (16.28%) SOAP
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) HTML5
4 4 (9.30%) Java EE
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) Middleware
4 4 (9.30%) Visualforce
5 3 (6.98%) COM
5 3 (6.98%) CSS3
5 3 (6.98%) Django
5 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.98%) WSDL
6 2 (4.65%) ELK Stack
6 2 (4.65%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (4.65%) REST
6 2 (4.65%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Life Science
3 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Biology
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Android
4 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) DevOps
3 10 (23.26%) SDLC
4 9 (20.93%) Software Delivery
5 7 (16.28%) Configuration Management
5 7 (16.28%) SOA
6 6 (13.95%) CRM
7 5 (11.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.63%) ERP
8 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) UML
8 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Android Development
9 3 (6.98%) Defect Management
9 3 (6.98%) Microservices
9 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.98%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) Python
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) Apex Code
6 3 (6.98%) Groovy
6 3 (6.98%) SOQL
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Jython
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
1 3 (6.98%) ISEB
1 3 (6.98%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) Puppet
2 15 (34.88%) Ansible
3 10 (23.26%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (13.95%) Packer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (6.98%) MOM
6 2 (4.65%) Kibana
6 2 (4.65%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.63%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.98%) Siebel
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.33%) Zend