Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 23 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +25
Contract jobs citing Web Services 68 71 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.40% 6.69% 7.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.33% 19.14% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 63
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +7.63% -6.25%
10th Percentile £170 £315 £300
90th Percentile £525 £515 £529
East of England median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £33.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.93% -23.20%
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £39.31 £36.50
% change year-on-year +11.29% +7.71% -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 371 371 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.47% 34.93% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 175 278
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £380 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £269 £229 £305
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 16
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.73% -65.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £28.45 £15.35 £32.43
90th Percentile £91.00 £44.50 £65.00
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% +3.31%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -5 33 £323 -21.82% 1
Cambridge +3 28 £425 -5.56% 52
Huntingdon -1 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.12%) SOAP
3 25 (36.76%) JIRA
4 24 (35.29%) .NET
5 22 (32.35%) Java
5 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
6 21 (30.88%) SoapUI
6 21 (30.88%) SQL
6 21 (30.88%) SOA
7 20 (29.41%) Finance
7 20 (29.41%) Defect Management
8 19 (27.94%) jQuery
8 19 (27.94%) PL/SQL
9 18 (26.47%) XML
9 18 (26.47%) Scrum
10 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 17 (25.00%) J2EE
11 16 (23.53%) JBoss
11 16 (23.53%) JSON
11 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (23.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 15 (22.06%) SDLC
12 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
13 14 (20.59%) Atlassian
14 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
14 13 (19.12%) Subversion
14 13 (19.12%) RESTful
14 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
14 13 (19.12%) API Development

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 (23.53%) JBoss
2 11 (16.18%) CMS
2 11 (16.18%) Tomcat
3 10 (14.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (13.24%) Confluence
5 7 (10.29%) WebLogic
6 6 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (5.88%) IIS
8 3 (4.41%) Apache
9 1 (1.47%) Mule
9 1 (1.47%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) GIMP
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) ATM
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.47%) NAS
3 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) SMS
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) Big Data
3 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) JIRA
2 22 (32.35%) Git (software)
3 21 (30.88%) SoapUI
4 13 (19.12%) Subversion
5 11 (16.18%) JUnit
5 11 (16.18%) Maven
6 7 (10.29%) Jasmine
6 7 (10.29%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (10.29%) Mercurial
6 7 (10.29%) Mocha
7 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (8.82%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (4.41%) NUnit
9 3 (4.41%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.94%) gulp
11 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Developer
2 13 (19.12%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.82%) Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (8.82%) UI Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Django Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Tester
8 2 (2.94%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.12%) SOAP
2 24 (35.29%) .NET
3 19 (27.94%) jQuery
4 18 (26.47%) XML
5 17 (25.00%) J2EE
6 16 (23.53%) JSON
7 15 (22.06%) AngularJS
8 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
8 13 (19.12%) RESTful
9 12 (17.65%) Spring
10 9 (13.24%) CSS
10 9 (13.24%) React
11 8 (11.76%) REST
11 8 (11.76%) Sass
12 7 (10.29%) Backbone.js
12 7 (10.29%) Durandal
12 7 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (10.29%) LESS
13 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
13 6 (8.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) CMDB
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Linux
1 2 (2.94%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) SOA
3 20 (29.41%) Defect Management
4 18 (26.47%) Scrum
5 16 (23.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 15 (22.06%) SDLC
7 13 (19.12%) API Development
7 13 (19.12%) Test Automation
8 12 (17.65%) TDD
9 11 (16.18%) Content Management
9 11 (16.18%) MVC
9 11 (16.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (14.71%) DevOps
10 10 (14.71%) Kanban
10 10 (14.71%) Microservices
11 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (11.76%) Web Application Development
13 7 (10.29%) ITIL
13 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
14 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) PL/SQL
4 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.65%) C#
6 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.35%) VBScript
8 4 (5.88%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) Docker
2 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) NFS
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.82%) Puppet
3 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.94%) Mesos
5 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Atlassian
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) Coveo
4 6 (8.82%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) BMC
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.47%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.47%) NetApp
5 1 (1.47%) Remedy
5 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow