Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 35 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 28 20 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.49% 3.26% 6.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.09% 10.81% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 29
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -18.89%
10th Percentile £323 £283 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -18.75% +9.59% -16.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £45.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -1.11% +2.86%

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 174 185 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.88% 30.13% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 101 180
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.83% +7.33%
10th Percentile £277 £268 £268
90th Percentile £525 £538 £539
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 12
Cambridge median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.73% -63.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.75 £40.63
90th Percentile £100.00 £42.63 £71.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cambridge

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Cambridge

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Cambridge

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (42.86%) Subversion
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 11 (39.29%) DevOps
6 10 (35.71%) Microservices
6 10 (35.71%) Docker
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
6 10 (35.71%) jQuery
6 10 (35.71%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) SOA
6 10 (35.71%) Content Management
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
6 10 (35.71%) CMS
6 10 (35.71%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) JIRA
7 9 (32.14%) Web Application Development
8 8 (28.57%) React
8 8 (28.57%) TDD
8 8 (28.57%) C#
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (25.00%) Durandal
9 7 (25.00%) Jasmine
9 7 (25.00%) Sass
9 7 (25.00%) LESS
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 10 (35.71%) CMS
2 6 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Confluence
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Mule
4 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) GIMP
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) Subversion
3 9 (32.14%) JIRA
4 7 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 7 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 7 (25.00%) Mocha
5 6 (21.43%) Vagrant
6 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
6 5 (17.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (7.14%) JUnit
7 2 (7.14%) Maven
7 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.57%) Grunt
8 1 (3.57%) gulp
8 1 (3.57%) Selenium
8 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Sitecore Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Django Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Sitecore Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) .NET
1 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
1 10 (35.71%) jQuery
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) React
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 7 (25.00%) Durandal
3 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (25.00%) LESS
3 7 (25.00%) Sass
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) SAML
5 5 (17.86%) Django
5 5 (17.86%) Node.js
5 5 (17.86%) RESTful
6 3 (10.71%) Flask
6 3 (10.71%) HTML5
6 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Content Management
3 10 (35.71%) Microservices
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) SOA
4 9 (32.14%) Web Application Development
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
8 4 (14.29%) API Development
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) Auto-Scaling
10 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
10 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.14%) Kanban
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Python
6 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) VBScript
7 1 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Docker
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.71%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Atlassian
1 6 (21.43%) Coveo
1 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft