The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 33 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 40 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.08% 2.24% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.62% 7.22% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 24
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£450 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
Web Services
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
317 180 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.28% 31.03% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 76 142
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 23
Average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +19 23 £450 +50.00% 7
Peterborough - - - - 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) .NET
3 22 (35.48%) Java
4 20 (32.26%) C#
5 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
6 16 (25.81%) SQL
6 16 (25.81%) CSS
7 15 (24.19%) Linux
8 14 (22.58%) Python
8 14 (22.58%) HTML
9 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
9 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
10 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
10 11 (17.74%) Apache
10 11 (17.74%) HTML5
10 11 (17.74%) CSS3
11 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
11 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (16.13%) J2EE
12 9 (14.52%) OO
12 9 (14.52%) SOAP
12 9 (14.52%) MVC
12 9 (14.52%) Spring
12 9 (14.52%) Django
12 9 (14.52%) Varnish
13 8 (12.90%) REST
13 8 (12.90%) WCF
13 8 (12.90%) Subversion
13 8 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (11.29%) Windows

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 8 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (11.29%) JBoss
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.45%) Node.js
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.45%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) Liferay
7 1 (1.61%) Confluence
7 1 (1.61%) Mule
7 1 (1.61%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.61%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Subversion
2 5 (8.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.45%) Maven
3 4 (6.45%) NUnit
3 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) Grunt
4 3 (4.84%) Bower
4 3 (4.84%) MSBuild
4 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
4 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.84%) Mocha
5 2 (3.23%) Hudson
5 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.23%) XMLSpy
5 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.61%) Toad
6 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Architect
3 15 (24.19%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Python Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Business Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Business Solution Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Integration Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) CSS
3 14 (22.58%) HTML
4 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET
5 11 (17.74%) HTML5
5 11 (17.74%) CSS3
6 10 (16.13%) J2EE
7 9 (14.52%) Spring
7 9 (14.52%) SOAP
7 9 (14.52%) Django
8 8 (12.90%) WCF
8 8 (12.90%) REST
9 7 (11.29%) RESTful
9 7 (11.29%) jQuery
9 7 (11.29%) XML
10 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.45%) JSON
11 4 (6.45%) Middleware
11 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Kindle
1 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Social Media
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) Informatics
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.61%) Open Source
5 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) Test Automation
3 9 (14.52%) MVC
3 9 (14.52%) OO
4 6 (9.68%) TDD
5 5 (8.06%) EAI
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.45%) Information Management
6 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) Business Transformation
7 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.84%) Scrum
7 3 (4.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Java
2 20 (32.26%) C#
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 14 (22.58%) Python
5 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 2 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Varnish
2 1 (1.61%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Nagios
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) webMethods
4 3 (4.84%) Google
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 2 (3.23%) BEA
5 2 (3.23%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.23%) Talend
6 1 (1.61%) Splunk
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