The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.01% 1.37% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.03% 6.33% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
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£325 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £355 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £486 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
Web Services
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 79 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.67% 21.58% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 28
Average daily rate £300 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
Northampton 0 5 £290 -27.50% 5
Web Services
East Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 20 (62.50%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) MVC
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (43.75%) SOA
4 14 (43.75%) Spring
4 14 (43.75%) Java EE
4 14 (43.75%) Spring MVC
5 13 (40.63%) Subversion
5 13 (40.63%) JBoss
5 13 (40.63%) JSP
5 13 (40.63%) Oracle
6 12 (37.50%) JUnit
7 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
7 11 (34.38%) Maven
8 10 (31.25%) JPA
9 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
10 8 (25.00%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) .NET
12 5 (15.63%) MySQL
12 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
12 5 (15.63%) CSS
12 5 (15.63%) C#
12 5 (15.63%) HTML
12 5 (15.63%) XML
12 5 (15.63%) Clustering
13 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
13 4 (12.50%) ITIL
13 4 (12.50%) Linux

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 13 (40.63%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Subversion
2 12 (37.50%) JUnit
3 11 (34.38%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Ant
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Spring
1 14 (43.75%) Java EE
1 14 (43.75%) Spring MVC
2 13 (40.63%) JSP
3 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
4 10 (31.25%) JPA
5 6 (18.75%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.38%) XSLT
9 2 (6.25%) XHTML
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) REST
9 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
1 4 (12.50%) CentOS
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) MVC
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) SOA
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) SDLC
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) UML
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.13%) BDD
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) RedPrairie
5 1 (3.13%) Akamai
5 1 (3.13%) Facebook
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
5 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) ATG
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
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