Period
to 12 December 2018

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 6 months to 12 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 30 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -29
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.81% 5.26% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.52% 16.83% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 15
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £305 £244 £318
90th Percentile £550 £544 £442
East Midlands median daily rate £469 £381 £368
% change year-on-year +22.95% +3.74% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 269 208 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.09% 31.23% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 134 128
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £310 £265 £313
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £402 £381 £375
% change year-on-year +5.52% +1.47% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +116.22%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 12 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
Northampton -1 27 £357 -10.75% 4
Web Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
2 15 (48.39%) Subversion
3 13 (41.94%) REST
4 12 (38.71%) JIRA
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 11 (35.48%) JUnit
5 11 (35.48%) J2EE
6 10 (32.26%) Selenium
6 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (32.26%) Scrum
6 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 9 (29.03%) DevOps
7 9 (29.03%) Spring Boot
7 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 9 (29.03%) jQuery
7 9 (29.03%) Spring
8 8 (25.81%) Puppet
8 8 (25.81%) Node.js
8 8 (25.81%) CSS
8 8 (25.81%) SOAP
8 8 (25.81%) Ansible
8 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (22.58%) Docker
9 7 (22.58%) Gradle
9 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (22.58%) Swagger
9 7 (22.58%) CA Agile Central

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 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Confluence
3 2 (6.45%) Mule
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (22.58%) npm
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon S3
3 5 (16.13%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (16.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (3.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.45%) DTS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
2 15 (48.39%) Subversion
3 12 (38.71%) JIRA
4 11 (35.48%) JUnit
5 10 (32.26%) Selenium
6 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 7 (22.58%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (22.58%) Gradle
7 7 (22.58%) HP UFT
7 7 (22.58%) Maven
8 6 (19.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
10 3 (9.68%) Xcode
11 1 (3.23%) Appium
11 1 (3.23%) Artifactory
11 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
11 1 (3.23%) GitLab
11 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
11 1 (3.23%) Protractor
11 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Support
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (3.23%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) REST
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) J2EE
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 9 (29.03%) Spring
5 9 (29.03%) Spring Boot
6 8 (25.81%) CSS
6 8 (25.81%) Node.js
6 8 (25.81%) SOAP
7 7 (22.58%) Ajax
7 7 (22.58%) HTML5
7 7 (22.58%) Spring Security
7 7 (22.58%) Swagger
7 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (16.13%) Kafka
9 4 (12.90%) XML
10 3 (9.68%) .NET
10 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
10 3 (9.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) PKI
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Scrum
3 9 (29.03%) DevOps
4 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (22.58%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Open Source
4 7 (22.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) ActionScript
3 4 (12.90%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (12.90%) Apple Swift
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.45%) Delphi
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) ABAP
6 1 (3.23%) Jython
6 1 (3.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Ansible
1 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Control-M
2 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.23%) Kibana
3 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (12.90%) Apple
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) MuleSoft
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Kony
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow