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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 31 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.49% 5.24% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.07% 35.90% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £258 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £460 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.67
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.80%
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
41 39 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.59% 14.61% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 43
Median daily rate £400 £325 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £261 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
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 October 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 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) JSON
2 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) REST
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) OO
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Spring
4 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (44.44%) Maven
5 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) XML
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (38.89%) JUnit
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) Spring Boot
7 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 6 (33.33%) JProfiler
7 6 (33.33%) BDD

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 (27.78%) SharePoint
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (22.22%) CMS
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DMZ
1 4 (22.22%) Extranet
1 4 (22.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Maven
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) JUnit
3 6 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 6 (33.33%) Gradle
3 6 (33.33%) JProfiler
4 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
4 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) SonarQube
4 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.11%) Grunt
5 2 (11.11%) gulp
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) WCF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) JSON
2 10 (55.56%) Ajax
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) REST
3 9 (50.00%) Spring
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 8 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) Spring Boot
5 7 (38.89%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) Java EE
6 6 (33.33%) JPA
7 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 5 (27.78%) Velocity
7 5 (27.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
2 10 (55.56%) OO
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (33.33%) RAD
4 6 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (27.78%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
7 3 (16.67%) SOLID
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) VBScript
6 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.56%) C
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Perforce
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Twitter