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 6 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 42 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.69% 5.40% 2.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.47% 13.45% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
255 275 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.55% 40.15% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 133 80
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.50 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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 -6 22 £375 +4.16% 19
Peterborough -2 1 £350 +7.69% 6
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 24 (32.00%) C#
3 21 (28.00%) Python
3 21 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
4 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (25.33%) Java
6 18 (24.00%) .NET
6 18 (24.00%) XML
6 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (22.67%) SOAP
8 16 (21.33%) CSS
8 16 (21.33%) HTML
9 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (20.00%) DevOps
10 14 (18.67%) Puppet
10 14 (18.67%) Ruby
11 13 (17.33%) WCF
11 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
12 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
13 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
13 9 (12.00%) SQL
13 9 (12.00%) UNIX
13 9 (12.00%) CSS3
13 9 (12.00%) HTML5
13 9 (12.00%) RESTful
14 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (10.67%) Apache
14 8 (10.67%) SAP
14 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
14 8 (10.67%) SQL Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 21 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.67%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) Documentum
4 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Mule
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) Node.js
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.33%) JBoss
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.67%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.00%) IaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) Impala
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Subversion
1 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) Hudson
2 2 (2.67%) XMLSpy
2 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) NWDS
3 1 (1.33%) NUnit
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) Architect
3 16 (21.33%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (14.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Administrator
5 7 (9.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.33%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Business Solution Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Python Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Business Architect
7 5 (6.67%) UI Developer
7 5 (6.67%) UI Programmer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) .NET
1 18 (24.00%) XML
2 17 (22.67%) SOAP
3 16 (21.33%) HTML
3 16 (21.33%) CSS
4 13 (17.33%) WCF
5 9 (12.00%) RESTful
5 9 (12.00%) HTML5
5 9 (12.00%) CSS3
6 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.33%) XML Schema
8 6 (8.00%) Middleware
8 6 (8.00%) Django
9 3 (4.00%) J2EE
10 2 (2.67%) Spring
10 2 (2.67%) jQuery
10 2 (2.67%) JSON
10 2 (2.67%) SAP PI
10 2 (2.67%) REST
10 2 (2.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Kindle
1 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Informatics
4 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (12.00%) UNIX
3 5 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (20.00%) DevOps
3 13 (17.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.00%) Validation
5 6 (8.00%) SOA
6 5 (6.67%) Scrum
6 5 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (6.67%) Workflow
7 4 (5.33%) TDD
7 4 (5.33%) Content Management
8 3 (4.00%) MVC
8 3 (4.00%) ERP
9 2 (2.67%) UML
9 2 (2.67%) OO
9 2 (2.67%) CRM
9 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C#
2 21 (28.00%) Python
3 19 (25.33%) Java
4 14 (18.67%) Ruby
5 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.00%) SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) ABAP
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) Degree
1 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) SAP
3 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.33%) webMethods
5 1 (1.33%) Telerik
5 1 (1.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.33%) Talend
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) BEA
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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