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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 18 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.42% 1.30% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.90% 7.32% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £250 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -34.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.13 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -4.43%
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
39 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.89% 17.75% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 26
Median daily rate £475 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 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 31 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 13 (56.52%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 7 (30.43%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) CSS
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
7 6 (26.09%) Maven
7 6 (26.09%) Ajax
7 6 (26.09%) JSON
7 6 (26.09%) RESTful
7 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) VBScript
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) JUnit
8 5 (21.74%) OO
8 5 (21.74%) SharePoint

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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) JBoss
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DMZ
1 4 (17.39%) Extranet
1 4 (17.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Ant
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) JProfiler
5 1 (4.35%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Java Architect
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Web Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 7 (30.43%) XML
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
3 6 (26.09%) Ajax
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 6 (26.09%) JSON
3 6 (26.09%) REST
3 6 (26.09%) RESTful
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) J2EE
5 4 (17.39%) LINQ
5 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) EPoS
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
3 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) SOLID
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) VBScript
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Perforce