Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 48 18
Rank change year-on-year +25 -30 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 68 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.74% 3.15% 7.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.38% 11.80% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 54
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -22.22% +16.88%
10th Percentile £281 £164 £331
90th Percentile £548 £513 £593
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £33.08 £40.00 £31.90
% change year-on-year -17.30% +25.39% -14.82%

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 318 339 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.86% 26.71% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 174 202
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -7.81% +8.11%
10th Percentile £291 £263 £301
90th Percentile £538 £521 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.90 £29.88 £39.30
90th Percentile £48.03 £46.15 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% +11.11% -8.86%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +14 28 £400 +61.62% 1
Cambridge +3 23 £425 - 35
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (61.76%) Java
3 36 (52.94%) REST
4 35 (51.47%) Test Automation
5 26 (38.24%) JSON
6 21 (30.88%) Mule
6 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
7 18 (26.47%) J2EE
8 16 (23.53%) Selenium
9 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
10 13 (19.12%) Finance
11 12 (17.65%) SOAP
11 12 (17.65%) XML
12 11 (16.18%) HTML
12 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
12 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (14.71%) Scrum
13 10 (14.71%) .NET
13 10 (14.71%) CSS
14 9 (13.24%) Oracle
14 9 (13.24%) C#
15 8 (11.76%) Microservices
16 7 (10.29%) React
16 7 (10.29%) Spring
17 6 (8.82%) Back Office
17 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
17 6 (8.82%) Apache Camel
17 6 (8.82%) CSS3
17 6 (8.82%) HTML5
17 6 (8.82%) Git (software)

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 21 (30.88%) Mule
2 5 (7.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.47%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.47%) Office 365
4 1 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) Network Security
1 2 (2.94%) VoIP
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.35%) Redis
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Hive
3 4 (5.88%) DB2
3 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.41%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (2.94%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Selenium
2 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.88%) git-flow
3 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.88%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) GitLab
4 3 (4.41%) HP UFT
4 3 (4.41%) JMeter
5 2 (2.94%) JUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Mockito
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) Grunt
6 1 (1.47%) gulp
6 1 (1.47%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.47%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.47%) Mocha
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Back Office
3 4 (5.88%) Publishing
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (58.82%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Integration Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Architect
4 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Tester
5 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 4 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) REST
2 26 (38.24%) JSON
3 18 (26.47%) J2EE
4 12 (17.65%) SOAP
4 12 (17.65%) XML
5 11 (16.18%) HTML
6 10 (14.71%) .NET
6 10 (14.71%) CSS
7 7 (10.29%) React
7 7 (10.29%) Spring
8 6 (8.82%) Apache Camel
8 6 (8.82%) CSS3
8 6 (8.82%) HTML5
9 5 (7.35%) WCF
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (5.88%) Memcached
10 4 (5.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Android
1 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (51.47%) Test Automation
3 21 (30.88%) E-Commerce
4 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.71%) Scrum
6 8 (11.76%) Microservices
7 6 (8.82%) API Development
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) ETL
9 4 (5.88%) MVC
9 4 (5.88%) OO
9 4 (5.88%) RAD
9 4 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.88%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.88%) Wireframes
10 3 (4.41%) Analytics
10 3 (4.41%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.41%) Information Architecture
10 3 (4.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) Java
2 15 (22.06%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.24%) C#
4 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.41%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) C++
6 1 (1.47%) ES6
6 1 (1.47%) Java 8
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) PHP
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) vSphere
2 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.94%) vMotion
3 1 (1.47%) Ansible
3 1 (1.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) IBM
3 4 (5.88%) Google
3 4 (5.88%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.88%) Talend
4 3 (4.41%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) NetApp
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Tableau
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.47%) Informatica
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) WorldPay