The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 21 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.32% 2.87% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 10.00% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £240 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £410 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.49% -19.17%
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Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 50 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.86% 28.74% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 7 19
Average daily rate £388 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Google
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) NFC
6 1 (11.11%) Groovy
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
6 1 (11.11%) EMV
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) APACS
6 1 (11.11%) ISO 8583
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) PaaS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NFC
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EMV
1 1 (11.11%) APACS
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) hybris
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle