Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 November 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 42 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.25% 2.53% 4.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.75% 14.71% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 13
Northampton median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £327 £313 £260
90th Percentile £550 £416 £495
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £394 £318
% change year-on-year +1.59% +24.02% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 127 102 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 26.96% 17.20% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 47
Northampton median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £266 £313 £250
90th Percentile £536 £475 £538
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northampton.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Northampton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Northampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Northampton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Northampton over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) OO
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Spring
4 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) RESTful
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) Perforce
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle
8 7 (35.00%) SOAP
8 7 (35.00%) HTML
8 7 (35.00%) Banking
8 7 (35.00%) Maven
8 7 (35.00%) Java EE
8 7 (35.00%) JPA
8 7 (35.00%) REST
8 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (35.00%) Spring Boot
9 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (30.00%) Microservices
9 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) JUnit
9 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
9 6 (30.00%) RDBMS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) Spotfire
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 5 (25.00%) Gradle
5 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (15.00%) JProfiler
5 3 (15.00%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) ABAP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 9 (45.00%) RESTful
3 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) Java EE
4 7 (35.00%) JPA
4 7 (35.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) SOAP
4 7 (35.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.00%) J2EE
7 1 (5.00%) MFC
7 1 (5.00%) STL
7 1 (5.00%) WPF
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) TDD
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Microservices
5 6 (30.00%) OOP
5 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
8 2 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 2 (10.00%) RAD
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Android Development
9 1 (5.00%) DevOps
9 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.00%) ABAP
5 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
1 7 (35.00%) Perforce
2 3 (15.00%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) Xamarin