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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 20 28
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 42 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.42% 6.82% 5.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.15% 21.54% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 31
Median daily rate £368 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.43% +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £400 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.09 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +39.69% +8.57%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 142 195 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.39% 31.66% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 124 140
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -52.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £9.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +5 7 £313 -37.50% 3
Cambridge -15 4 £400 -15.78% 22
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 27 (50.94%) .NET
2 26 (49.06%) HTML
3 24 (45.28%) Java
3 24 (45.28%) Finance
4 19 (35.85%) SOA
4 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 18 (33.96%) SQL
5 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
6 16 (30.19%) OO
6 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
6 16 (30.19%) Spring
7 15 (28.30%) Apache Flex
7 15 (28.30%) J2EE
7 15 (28.30%) Adobe
8 14 (26.42%) Information Security
9 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
10 11 (20.75%) Oracle
11 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.98%) Linux
12 9 (16.98%) Analytics
13 8 (15.09%) Presales
13 8 (15.09%) SAP
13 8 (15.09%) ERP
13 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
13 8 (15.09%) Banking
14 7 (13.21%) SAP CRM
14 7 (13.21%) SAP ERP
14 7 (13.21%) Marketing
14 7 (13.21%) C#
14 7 (13.21%) SQL Server

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 2 (3.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) Jupyter
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) SAP CRM
1 7 (13.21%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.89%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.89%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.89%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) Android Studio
3 2 (3.77%) JMeter
3 2 (3.77%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.77%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Architect
2 18 (33.96%) Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) SAP Manager
4 6 (11.32%) SAP Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Java Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Payments Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Payments Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Web Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) .NET
2 26 (49.06%) HTML
3 18 (33.96%) ASP.NET
4 16 (30.19%) Hibernate
4 16 (30.19%) Spring
5 15 (28.30%) Apache Flex
5 15 (28.30%) J2EE
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (13.21%) Silverlight
7 4 (7.55%) Android SDK
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) JSON
7 4 (7.55%) Material Design
7 4 (7.55%) REST
7 4 (7.55%) RxJava
7 4 (7.55%) XML
8 3 (5.66%) Django
8 3 (5.66%) Node.js
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (5.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.89%) Life Science
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
2 4 (7.55%) VMS
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) SOA
2 16 (30.19%) OO
3 14 (26.42%) Information Security
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.98%) Analytics
6 8 (15.09%) ERP
6 8 (15.09%) Presales
7 7 (13.21%) CRM
7 7 (13.21%) Personalization
7 7 (13.21%) Service Management
8 5 (9.43%) Microservices
9 4 (7.55%) Android Development
9 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.55%) Memory Management
9 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.55%) MVC
9 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
10 3 (5.66%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.96%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
5 7 (13.21%) C#
5 7 (13.21%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) Delphi
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) R
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Adobe
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 8 (15.09%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Embarcadero
4 1 (1.89%) Informatica
4 1 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.89%) Talend
4 1 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) webMethods