Period
to 10 April 2021

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 10 April 2021 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
10 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 37 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.40% 4.67% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.89% 17.62% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 23
10th Percentile £388 £372 £320
25th Percentile £444 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +38.46%
75th Percentile £544 £525 £494
90th Percentile £578 £545 £550
East of England median daily rate £438 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%

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 76 210 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.72% 26.48% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 149 156
10th Percentile £299 £355 £263
25th Percentile £335 £410 £344
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £475 £428
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.11% +10.32%
75th Percentile £521 £550 £491
90th Percentile £725 £638 £594
East of England median daily rate £464 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.06% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £44.50 £44.00
Median % change year-on-year - +1.14% +7.98%
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £51.25
% change year-on-year +1.12% -13.17% +35.69%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 10 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Web Services in Cambridgeshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Cambridgeshire.

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 10 April 2021. 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
Cambridge 0 6 £488 +2.63% 12
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 10 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) XAML
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Flask
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation

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 1 (16.67%) Appian
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Serverless
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Appian Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Flask
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) SQLAlchemy
3 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) Physics
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Encryption
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
1 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA