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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 11 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 53 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.45% 5.06% 2.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.97% 12.28% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 14 5
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£388 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £506 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.78 £36.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +26.72%
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
156 171 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.69% 41.20% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 124 54
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Average hourly rate £22.25 £39.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% +11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £39.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 43 (62.32%) Linux
2 41 (59.42%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (59.42%) Puppet
2 41 (59.42%) DevOps
3 40 (57.97%) Ruby
4 34 (49.28%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (46.38%) Python
6 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 18 (26.09%) Ansible
7 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.94%) HTML
9 11 (15.94%) Java
10 10 (14.49%) UNIX
10 10 (14.49%) CSS
11 9 (13.04%) SQL
11 9 (13.04%) Subversion
11 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 8 (11.59%) RESTful
12 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.59%) SOAP
12 8 (11.59%) IaaS
13 7 (10.14%) C#
13 7 (10.14%) .NET
13 7 (10.14%) MySQL
13 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
13 7 (10.14%) Spring
14 6 (8.70%) XML
15 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
15 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.80%) Apache Solr
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (59.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.59%) IaaS
3 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Subversion
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.45%) NWDS
General
1 4 (5.80%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (31.88%) Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (18.84%) Administrator
4 13 (18.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (18.84%) Linux Administrator
4 13 (18.84%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
6 5 (7.25%) UI Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (2.90%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.45%) SAP Architect
10 1 (1.45%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
3 8 (11.59%) SOAP
3 8 (11.59%) RESTful
4 7 (10.14%) .NET
4 7 (10.14%) Spring
5 6 (8.70%) XML
6 5 (7.25%) HTML5
7 4 (5.80%) WCF
7 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.35%) REST
8 3 (4.35%) CSS3
8 3 (4.35%) JSON
9 2 (2.90%) SAP PI
9 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.90%) Middleware
10 1 (1.45%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.45%) LIMS
3 1 (1.45%) GIS
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (62.32%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) DevOps
2 23 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.25%) MVC
6 4 (5.80%) Scrum
6 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.80%) ETL
6 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.35%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.35%) Content Management
7 3 (4.35%) TDD
8 2 (2.90%) SOA
8 2 (2.90%) Web Development
8 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.90%) Microservices
8 2 (2.90%) SDLC
8 2 (2.90%) API Development
8 2 (2.90%) API Design
9 1 (1.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) Ruby
2 32 (46.38%) Python
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) Java
5 9 (13.04%) SQL
6 7 (10.14%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 3 (4.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) C
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) ABAP
8 1 (1.45%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
1 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 41 (59.42%) Puppet
2 34 (49.28%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (26.09%) Ansible
4 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) BEA
4 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.45%) webMethods
4 1 (1.45%) Telerik
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.45%) Talend
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