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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 43 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 25 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.97% 4.89% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.83% 14.02% 12.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £395 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +29.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £515 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.49% -19.17%
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
283 264 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.61% 34.92% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 112
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 32
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £20.10 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £38.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 20 £425 -7.10% 19
Peterborough +2 2 £313 -10.71% 2
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (37.74%) .NET
1 20 (37.74%) MVC
2 18 (33.96%) C#
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (28.30%) WCF
5 14 (26.42%) Java
6 13 (24.53%) MySQL
6 13 (24.53%) jQuery
6 13 (24.53%) REST
7 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (22.64%) OO
7 12 (22.64%) TDD
8 11 (20.75%) Oracle
9 10 (18.87%) HTML
9 10 (18.87%) CSS
9 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
10 9 (16.98%) SQL
10 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (15.09%) Windows
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
11 8 (15.09%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (15.09%) Subversion
12 7 (13.21%) Ajax
12 7 (13.21%) Change Management
12 7 (13.21%) Scrum
12 7 (13.21%) Middleware
13 6 (11.32%) Apache
13 6 (11.32%) JBoss

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (15.09%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.89%) Content Management Server
5 1 (1.89%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (5.66%) CloudFront
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Big Data
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) SimpleDB
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Subversion
2 6 (11.32%) Maven
2 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) MSBuild
3 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Selenium
3 5 (9.43%) NUnit
3 5 (9.43%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.43%) JIRA
3 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.66%) Mocha
4 3 (5.66%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.66%) Grunt
4 3 (5.66%) Bower
5 2 (3.77%) JUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Games
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (13.21%) Architect
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
3 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
3 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (5.66%) QA Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET
2 15 (28.30%) WCF
3 13 (24.53%) jQuery
3 13 (24.53%) REST
4 10 (18.87%) HTML
4 10 (18.87%) CSS
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (13.21%) Ajax
6 7 (13.21%) Middleware
7 6 (11.32%) Spring
7 6 (11.32%) RESTful
8 5 (9.43%) Dojo
8 5 (9.43%) J2EE
8 5 (9.43%) SOAP
8 5 (9.43%) XML
9 4 (7.55%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (7.55%) CSS3
9 4 (7.55%) HTML5
10 3 (5.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) GIS
3 2 (3.77%) Wiki
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) MVC
2 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) OO
3 12 (22.64%) TDD
4 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) Change Management
5 7 (13.21%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.32%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) Feature Driven Development
7 5 (9.43%) BDD
7 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Kanban
7 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) CRM
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.66%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) C#
2 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) PHP
6 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.43%) C++
7 4 (7.55%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) JBoss
4 4 (7.55%) webMethods
5 3 (5.66%) hybris
5 3 (5.66%) Google
6 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
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