Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 35 22
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 73 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.54% 5.23% 6.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.84% 17.68% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 37
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £488 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £284 £164 £308
90th Percentile £550 £494 £518
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.13
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.74% +12.67%

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 324 413 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.62% 29.61% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 215 179
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £300 £267 £250
90th Percentile £549 £508 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +11.11% -19.00%
10th Percentile £35.88 £18.68 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.03 £95.50 £47.43
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.57% +16.67% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Cambridge -6 26 £439 +3.24% 31
Peterborough +5 24 £363 +13.28% 6
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 54 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) Java
2 37 (50.00%) REST
3 30 (40.54%) Test Automation
4 22 (29.73%) Mule
4 22 (29.73%) SOAP
5 19 (25.68%) J2EE
5 19 (25.68%) JIRA
5 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
7 14 (18.92%) Finance
7 14 (18.92%) JSON
7 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
8 13 (17.57%) Selenium
8 13 (17.57%) Confluence
9 12 (16.22%) Hadoop
9 12 (16.22%) Publishing
9 12 (16.22%) Scrum
9 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
9 12 (16.22%) SQL
9 12 (16.22%) .NET
9 12 (16.22%) C#
10 11 (14.86%) Linux
10 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (13.51%) JUnit
11 10 (13.51%) RAML
12 9 (12.16%) Amazon Aurora
12 9 (12.16%) MySQL
12 9 (12.16%) HTML
12 9 (12.16%) XML

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 22 (29.73%) Mule
2 13 (17.57%) Confluence
3 5 (6.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPEL
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.35%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.35%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (8.11%) Amazon S3
3 6 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.70%) GitHub
6 1 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.35%) Office 365
6 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
1 3 (4.05%) Network Security
1 3 (4.05%) VoIP
2 2 (2.70%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
2 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 12 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 9 (12.16%) Amazon Aurora
3 9 (12.16%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (12.16%) Apache Hive
3 9 (12.16%) MySQL
4 8 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.41%) Big Data
6 4 (5.41%) Redis
7 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (2.70%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.70%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.35%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) JIRA
2 13 (17.57%) Selenium
3 10 (13.51%) JUnit
4 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
5 8 (10.81%) GitLab
6 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.41%) JMeter
7 3 (4.05%) git-flow
7 3 (4.05%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.70%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.35%) Grunt
9 1 (1.35%) gulp
9 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.35%) Mocha
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 14 (18.92%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Publishing
3 7 (9.46%) Back Office
4 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 9 (12.16%) Integration Developer
3 6 (8.11%) Tester
4 5 (6.76%) Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Architect
4 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Automation Tester
5 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Scala Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) REST
2 22 (29.73%) SOAP
3 19 (25.68%) J2EE
4 14 (18.92%) JSON
5 12 (16.22%) .NET
6 10 (13.51%) RAML
7 9 (12.16%) HTML
7 9 (12.16%) XML
8 8 (10.81%) CSS
9 7 (9.46%) Apache Camel
10 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.76%) React
10 5 (6.76%) RESTful
10 5 (6.76%) Spring
10 5 (6.76%) WCF
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.41%) CSS3
11 4 (5.41%) HTML5
11 4 (5.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Fintech
2 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Android
4 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.05%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.35%) Unix
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Test Automation
3 16 (21.62%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.22%) Scrum
5 9 (12.16%) ETL
6 8 (10.81%) Analytics
6 8 (10.81%) Microservices
7 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
8 6 (8.11%) DevOps
8 6 (8.11%) Information Architecture
8 6 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.76%) Design Thinking
9 5 (6.76%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Kanban
9 5 (6.76%) System Integration Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.41%) Release Management
10 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (16.22%) C#
2 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.22%) SQL
3 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.41%) Java 8
5 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) Scala
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) ES6
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.05%) vSphere
2 3 (4.05%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) FortiGate
1 3 (4.05%) Grafana
1 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.05%) Nagios
1 3 (4.05%) Pingdom
1 3 (4.05%) Prometheus
1 3 (4.05%) vMotion
2 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Talend
2 6 (8.11%) Google
2 6 (8.11%) MuleSoft
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Citrix
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.05%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (4.05%) NetApp
3 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco
5 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) Informatica