Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 13 December 2017 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 22 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 -10 +30
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 76 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.24% 6.66% 10.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.83% 20.38% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 92
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £164 £313 £263
90th Percentile £495 £513 £449
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.11% +2.86%
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.13 £36.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +12.67% -16.57%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 415 373 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.41% 32.69% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 179 328
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +4.83%
10th Percentile £272 £252 £263
90th Percentile £500 £525 £501
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £18.68 £15.75 £29.38
90th Percentile £95.50 £47.43 £62.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.91%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -5 31 £320 -20.00% 1
Cambridge -9 26 £425 +6.25% 17
Huntingdon 0 3 - -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) Java
3 28 (37.84%) SOAP
4 25 (33.78%) SQL
5 24 (32.43%) JIRA
6 22 (29.73%) PL/SQL
7 21 (28.38%) .NET
8 20 (27.03%) J2EE
8 20 (27.03%) SoapUI
8 20 (27.03%) Defect Management
9 19 (25.68%) RESTful
9 19 (25.68%) XML
9 19 (25.68%) JSON
9 19 (25.68%) Finance
10 18 (24.32%) SOA
10 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
10 18 (24.32%) API Development
11 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
12 16 (21.62%) JBoss
12 16 (21.62%) Spring
13 15 (20.27%) Scrum
13 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
13 15 (20.27%) SDLC
14 14 (18.92%) Atlassian
14 14 (18.92%) jQuery
15 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (16.22%) AngularJS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 16 (21.62%) JBoss
2 11 (14.86%) Tomcat
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (12.16%) Confluence
5 8 (10.81%) CMS
6 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.41%) IIS
7 4 (5.41%) Mule
8 3 (4.05%) Apache
8 3 (4.05%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.35%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) GIMP
1 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.35%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) ATM
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.35%) NAS
3 1 (1.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) Big Data
3 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) JIRA
2 20 (27.03%) SoapUI
3 18 (24.32%) Git (software)
4 11 (14.86%) JUnit
4 11 (14.86%) Maven
5 10 (13.51%) Subversion
6 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (5.41%) Mercurial
7 4 (5.41%) Mocha
8 3 (4.05%) NUnit
8 3 (4.05%) Selenium
8 3 (4.05%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.05%) Vagrant
8 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.70%) JMeter
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.76%) Marketing
2 5 (6.76%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Java Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.11%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.05%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) SOAP
2 21 (28.38%) .NET
3 20 (27.03%) J2EE
4 19 (25.68%) JSON
4 19 (25.68%) RESTful
4 19 (25.68%) XML
5 16 (21.62%) Spring
6 14 (18.92%) jQuery
7 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
8 11 (14.86%) REST
9 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
10 8 (10.81%) React
11 7 (9.46%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.46%) LESS
11 7 (9.46%) Sass
12 6 (8.11%) HTML
13 5 (6.76%) Node.js
14 4 (5.41%) Durandal
14 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (10.81%) User Experience
4 5 (6.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.70%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.70%) Freedom of Information Act
6 2 (2.70%) RIA
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
1 2 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) Defect Management
3 18 (24.32%) API Development
3 18 (24.32%) SOA
4 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
5 15 (20.27%) Scrum
5 15 (20.27%) SDLC
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (14.86%) TDD
8 10 (13.51%) Kanban
8 10 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (10.81%) Content Management
9 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.81%) MVC
9 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 7 (9.46%) DevOps
10 7 (9.46%) Microservices
11 6 (8.11%) Change Control
11 6 (8.11%) ITIL V3
11 6 (8.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) Java
2 25 (33.78%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) PL/SQL
4 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.81%) C#
6 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.76%) VBScript
8 3 (4.05%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.70%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 2 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.11%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) NFS
2 1 (1.35%) XenApp
2 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.05%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) Mesos
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Atlassian
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.05%) Coveo
4 3 (4.05%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) AppSense
5 1 (1.35%) BMC
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.35%) NetApp
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy