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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 20 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 25 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.98% 11.13% 5.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.25% 33.33% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 42 13
Median daily rate £453 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.77% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £415 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%
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
137 168 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.27% 33.40% 37.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 127 121
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £9.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+347.36% -78.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £9.50 £39.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (41.67%) DevOps
4 19 (39.58%) Linux
5 18 (37.50%) Puppet
6 16 (33.33%) Java
7 15 (31.25%) Ansible
8 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
9 12 (25.00%) XML
9 12 (25.00%) Ruby
10 11 (22.92%) Python
11 10 (20.83%) SQL
11 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (20.83%) Data Structures
12 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
12 9 (18.75%) SDLC
12 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (18.75%) Android
13 8 (16.67%) SOAP
13 8 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
13 8 (16.67%) RESTful
14 7 (14.58%) Mercurial
14 7 (14.58%) Memory Management
14 7 (14.58%) Android Development
14 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
14 7 (14.58%) ERP
14 7 (14.58%) SOA
14 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
14 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration

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 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.17%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
4 3 (6.25%) Force.com
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (4.17%) Heroku
5 2 (4.17%) Route 53
6 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) MarkLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (14.58%) Mercurial
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 4 (8.33%) Android Studio
5 4 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Ant
6 2 (4.17%) JMeter
6 2 (4.17%) JUnit
6 2 (4.17%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.25%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) RESTful
2 8 (16.67%) SOAP
3 6 (12.50%) REST
4 5 (10.42%) .NET
4 5 (10.42%) HTML
4 5 (10.42%) JSON
4 5 (10.42%) RxJava
5 4 (8.33%) Android SDK
5 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (8.33%) Node.js
5 4 (8.33%) Visualforce
6 3 (6.25%) COM
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) jQuery
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 2 (4.17%) Ajax
7 2 (4.17%) Middleware
7 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
7 2 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Data Structures
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.08%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Android
3 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) DevOps
3 9 (18.75%) SDLC
3 9 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 7 (14.58%) Android Development
4 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.58%) ERP
4 7 (14.58%) Memory Management
4 7 (14.58%) Multithreading
4 7 (14.58%) SOA
5 6 (12.50%) CRM
6 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) Web Development
8 3 (6.25%) ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Scrum
8 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) Ruby
3 11 (22.92%) Python
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) Apex Code
8 3 (6.25%) SOQL
9 2 (4.17%) Groovy
9 2 (4.17%) Jython
9 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.17%) XPath
10 1 (2.08%) PHP
10 1 (2.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB
1 2 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (37.50%) Puppet
2 15 (31.25%) Ansible
3 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.50%) Packer
5 2 (4.17%) Kibana
5 2 (4.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) SAP
4 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.25%) Siebel
6 2 (4.17%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.08%) Zend