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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 23 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.50% 4.57% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.50% 12.64% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 7
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £33.60 £43.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% +19.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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
173 261 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.73% 36.15% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 147 80
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +23.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 17 £513 +20.58% 14
Huntingdon - 1 £450 -
Peterborough - 1 £275 - 3
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 53 (53.00%) Java
2 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.00%) Middleware
4 28 (28.00%) XML
5 27 (27.00%) SQL
6 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 24 (24.00%) SOAP
7 24 (24.00%) Spring
8 23 (23.00%) OO
9 21 (21.00%) HTML
9 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
9 21 (21.00%) Mule
10 20 (20.00%) C#
11 19 (19.00%) SoapUI
12 18 (18.00%) Ant
12 18 (18.00%) MVC
13 17 (17.00%) Scrum
13 17 (17.00%) Jenkins
14 15 (15.00%) Automated Testing
14 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
15 14 (14.00%) .NET
15 14 (14.00%) E-Commerce
15 14 (14.00%) ISEB
15 14 (14.00%) Maven
15 14 (14.00%) Groovy
15 14 (14.00%) JIRA
16 13 (13.00%) TDD
16 13 (13.00%) SOA
17 12 (12.00%) N-Tier
17 12 (12.00%) WSDL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (21.00%) Mule
1 21 (21.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (11.00%) Node.js
3 9 (9.00%) Apache
3 9 (9.00%) JBoss
4 5 (5.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.00%) Drupal
5 1 (1.00%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.00%) Force.com
2 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.00%) Heroku
2 1 (1.00%) IaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) PaaS
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) DNS
1 4 (4.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) BGP
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) Junos
2 3 (3.00%) OSPF
2 3 (3.00%) SSH
2 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (8.00%) CouchDB
3 8 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
6 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) SoapUI
2 18 (18.00%) Ant
3 17 (17.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.00%) JIRA
4 14 (14.00%) Maven
5 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (9.00%) Visual Studio
7 5 (5.00%) Selenium
8 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.00%) Subversion
10 2 (2.00%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
11 1 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (62.00%) Developer
2 40 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Integration Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (9.00%) Test Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Architect
7 8 (8.00%) UI Engineer
7 8 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (7.00%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.00%) Middleware
2 28 (28.00%) XML
3 24 (24.00%) SOAP
3 24 (24.00%) Spring
4 21 (21.00%) HTML
5 14 (14.00%) .NET
6 12 (12.00%) jQuery
6 12 (12.00%) WSDL
7 11 (11.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (10.00%) REST
9 9 (9.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (8.00%) CSS
10 8 (8.00%) HTML5
10 8 (8.00%) RESTful
11 6 (6.00%) NHibernate
12 5 (5.00%) XSLT
13 4 (4.00%) CSS3
13 4 (4.00%) J2EE
14 3 (3.00%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.00%) iPad
2 4 (4.00%) Life Science
3 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.00%) Biology
4 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.00%) CentOS
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.00%) OO
3 18 (18.00%) MVC
4 17 (17.00%) Scrum
5 15 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 14 (14.00%) E-Commerce
7 13 (13.00%) SOA
7 13 (13.00%) TDD
8 12 (12.00%) Microservices
8 12 (12.00%) Software Testing
9 11 (11.00%) Defect Management
9 11 (11.00%) Process Improvement
10 9 (9.00%) EAI
11 8 (8.00%) Manual Testing
12 6 (6.00%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (6.00%) Web Development
13 5 (5.00%) Content Management
13 5 (5.00%) Front End Development
13 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (53.00%) Java
2 27 (27.00%) SQL
3 25 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.00%) C#
5 14 (14.00%) Groovy
6 5 (5.00%) Perl
6 5 (5.00%) Python
6 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.00%) ISEB
2 11 (11.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (8.00%) MOM
2 3 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.00%) Puppet
3 1 (1.00%) Ansible
3 1 (1.00%) Graphite
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) MuleSoft
2 5 (5.00%) Oracle
3 4 (4.00%) hybris
4 3 (3.00%) Juniper
4 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) BMC
6 1 (1.00%) Citrix
6 1 (1.00%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
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