The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 26 June 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 Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 9 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.46% 4.75% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.23% 21.95% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 11
Median daily rate £468 £425 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +46.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £538 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 88 82 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.04% 21.64% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 59
Median daily rate £450 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +24.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +476.92% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Northamptonshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Northampton -2 7 £468 -6.50% 1
Web Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) REST
5 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) JPA
5 5 (23.81%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Spring
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) RESTful
6 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (9.52%) JBoss
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 2 (9.52%) GitHub
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) IntelliJ
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) JProfiler
3 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) JDE Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
1 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) Ajax
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) JPA
2 5 (23.81%) Spring
3 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
3 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) J2EE
4 3 (14.29%) Java EE
4 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (9.52%) JSP
5 2 (9.52%) Servlets
5 2 (9.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Microservices
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) R
4 2 (9.52%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) ABAP
5 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Groovy
5 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Perforce
4 1 (4.76%) Chordiant
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.76%) Kony
4 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
Northamptonshire
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