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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.67% 3.11% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.17% 16.36% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
Median daily rate £425 £270 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Web Services
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
48 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 22.86% 19.03% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 22
Median daily rate £350 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) J2EE
5 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) HTML
6 7 (31.82%) SOAP
6 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (27.27%) XML
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) RESTful
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
8 5 (22.73%) Ajax
9 4 (18.18%) Lombardi
9 4 (18.18%) Maven
9 4 (18.18%) XSLT
9 4 (18.18%) IBM
9 4 (18.18%) XQuery
9 4 (18.18%) DB2
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (18.18%) REST
9 4 (18.18%) XPath
9 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (18.18%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Terraform
10 3 (13.64%) Ansible

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (18.18%) DB2
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Lombardi
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.55%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) J2EE
1 9 (40.91%) Spring
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) RESTful
3 6 (27.27%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) Ajax
4 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) REST
5 4 (18.18%) XSLT
6 3 (13.64%) JMS
6 3 (13.64%) Middleware
7 2 (9.09%) .NET
7 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (9.09%) CSS
8 1 (4.55%) JSON
8 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
8 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Android Development
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) XPath
4 4 (18.18%) XQuery
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
1 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Sun