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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 23 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 51 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.58% 3.98% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.47% 10.28% 10.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £525 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +26.00%
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
262 282 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.81% 38.68% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 150 72
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 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 28 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 +4 29 £375 -11.76% 16
Peterborough +3 3 £325 -4.41% 3
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 27 (32.93%) Linux
2 26 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (30.49%) C#
4 23 (28.05%) Java
5 22 (26.83%) Python
6 21 (25.61%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (25.61%) DevOps
7 20 (24.39%) Puppet
7 20 (24.39%) XML
7 20 (24.39%) Ruby
8 19 (23.17%) .NET
9 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (19.51%) Configuration Management
11 15 (18.29%) SOAP
11 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (17.07%) WCF
12 14 (17.07%) HTML
12 14 (17.07%) CSS
13 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.20%) Middleware
15 10 (12.20%) SOA
15 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.20%) UNIX
16 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
16 9 (10.98%) SQL
17 8 (9.76%) MySQL
17 8 (9.76%) SAP
17 8 (9.76%) RESTful

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (25.61%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.32%) Documentum
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Mule
4 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.22%) Confluence
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.76%) IaaS
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Impala
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) Subversion
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.22%) NWDS
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (2.44%) Retail
1 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Architect
3 14 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (15.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 11 (13.41%) BizTalk Developer
7 10 (12.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (9.76%) Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.10%) UI Programmer
10 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Business Architect
10 4 (4.88%) Business Solution Architect
11 3 (3.66%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) XML
2 19 (23.17%) .NET
3 15 (18.29%) SOAP
4 14 (17.07%) WCF
4 14 (17.07%) HTML
4 14 (17.07%) CSS
5 10 (12.20%) Middleware
6 8 (9.76%) RESTful
6 8 (9.76%) HTML5
7 7 (8.54%) CSS3
7 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
7 7 (8.54%) XML Schema
8 4 (4.88%) Spring
9 3 (3.66%) Django
9 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.44%) JSON
10 2 (2.44%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.44%) REST
10 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Kindle
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.22%) GIS
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.93%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) UNIX
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) DevOps
2 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (19.51%) Configuration Management
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.20%) SOA
6 6 (7.32%) Validation
7 5 (6.10%) Workflow
7 5 (6.10%) Scrum
7 5 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) ERP
8 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.88%) Content Management
8 4 (4.88%) TDD
9 3 (3.66%) SDLC
9 3 (3.66%) Test Automation
9 3 (3.66%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.66%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.44%) ETL
10 2 (2.44%) CRM
10 2 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) C#
2 23 (28.05%) Java
3 22 (26.83%) Python
4 20 (24.39%) Ruby
5 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.98%) SQL
7 2 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) ABAP
8 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
1 2 (2.44%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (24.39%) Puppet
2 13 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
4 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) SAP
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.66%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.22%) Talend
5 1 (1.22%) Telerik
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.22%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.22%) BEA
5 1 (1.22%) webMethods
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