Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 48 21
Rank change year-on-year +19 -27 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 56 39 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.40% 3.49% 7.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 12.00% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 66
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £281 £273 £342
90th Percentile £475 £513 £575
East of England median daily rate £513 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +20.59% -2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £33.60
East of England median hourly rate £26.45 £37.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year -29.47% +14.50% -9.03%

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 280 325 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.00% 29.12% 33.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 155 254
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £278 £213 £300
90th Percentile £525 £515 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £26.50 £40.00 £33.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.75% +19.05% -10.40%
10th Percentile £14.40 £29.80 £14.70
90th Percentile £49.50 £46.15 £53.00
East of England median hourly rate £33.75 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% -2.31%

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 -2 22 £325 -18.75% 5
Cambridge +11 21 £425 -8.11% 39
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) Java
3 28 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 23 (41.07%) REST
5 20 (35.71%) JSON
6 16 (28.57%) Mule
6 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 14 (25.00%) SQL
8 12 (21.43%) XML
8 12 (21.43%) Selenium
8 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.64%) J2EE
9 11 (19.64%) Oracle
10 10 (17.86%) .NET
11 9 (16.07%) Finance
11 9 (16.07%) Microservices
12 8 (14.29%) Docker
12 8 (14.29%) DevOps
12 8 (14.29%) SOAP
12 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.29%) RESTful
13 7 (12.50%) Spring
13 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 7 (12.50%) Scrum
13 7 (12.50%) Back Office
13 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
13 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (12.50%) Node.js

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 (28.57%) Mule
2 6 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.50%) Redis
3 6 (10.71%) Geospatial Data
3 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Selenium
2 4 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) JUnit
3 2 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.79%) git-flow
4 1 (1.79%) gulp
4 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.79%) Mocha
4 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Back Office
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Integration Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Automation Tester
4 6 (10.71%) Cloud Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Tester
5 4 (7.14%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) REST
2 20 (35.71%) JSON
3 12 (21.43%) XML
4 11 (19.64%) J2EE
5 10 (17.86%) .NET
6 8 (14.29%) RESTful
6 8 (14.29%) SOAP
7 7 (12.50%) Node.js
7 7 (12.50%) Spring
8 6 (10.71%) Apache Camel
8 6 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (8.93%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) HTML
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.14%) HTML5
10 4 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (7.14%) React
11 3 (5.36%) CSS3
12 2 (3.57%) JAX-RS
12 2 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Cloud
1 6 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Android
1 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.07%) Microservices
6 8 (14.29%) DevOps
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) OWASP
9 4 (7.14%) Defect Management
9 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Security Testing
10 3 (5.36%) API Development
10 3 (5.36%) Code Coverage
10 3 (5.36%) OO
10 3 (5.36%) OOP
10 3 (5.36%) Performance Testing
10 3 (5.36%) SDLC
10 3 (5.36%) TDD
10 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.71%) ES6
5 4 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Ruby
7 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (5.36%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.79%) Coveo
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) WorldPay