Period
to 25 February 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 25 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 38 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.02% 3.56% 5.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 15.35% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 33
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -4.84% +29.17%
10th Percentile £231 £306 £262
90th Percentile £580 £432 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £9.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 - £9.75

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 216 215 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.91% 23.19% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 116 99
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.02%
10th Percentile £263 £306 £267
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £336
% change year-on-year +8.84% +9.29% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +310.26% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £39.00 £9.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.00 £9.98
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +97.67% -42.67% +29.31%

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 25 February 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 25 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
Northampton +11 22 £400 +14.29% 3
Web Services
East Midlands

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

1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Spring
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (43.75%) Maven
3 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) JUnit
5 12 (37.50%) RESTful
6 11 (34.38%) Java EE
6 11 (34.38%) REST
6 11 (34.38%) SOAP
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) SQL
6 11 (34.38%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) Finance
8 9 (28.13%) Banking
9 8 (25.00%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 7 (21.88%) Microservices
10 7 (21.88%) SDLC
10 7 (21.88%) TDD
10 7 (21.88%) J2EE
10 7 (21.88%) OOP
11 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
11 6 (18.75%) ProC
11 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
11 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.75%) Linux

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 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) CloudFront
1 1 (3.13%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 14 (43.75%) Maven
2 12 (37.50%) JUnit
3 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (18.75%) Gradle
4 6 (18.75%) ProC
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.50%) IntelliJ
5 4 (12.50%) JProfiler
5 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
5 4 (12.50%) Xcode
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (18.75%) Pick Analyst Programmer
3 6 (18.75%) Pick Programmer
3 6 (18.75%) Programmer
4 4 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Objective-C Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.13%) DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) Spring
2 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
3 12 (37.50%) RESTful
4 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) Java EE
4 11 (34.38%) REST
4 11 (34.38%) SOAP
5 7 (21.88%) J2EE
6 6 (18.75%) JPA
6 6 (18.75%) JSON
6 6 (18.75%) Spring Boot
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) Cocoa
9 2 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (3.13%) .NET
10 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (3.13%) MFC
10 1 (3.13%) STL
10 1 (3.13%) WCF
10 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) OO
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 7 (21.88%) Microservices
4 7 (21.88%) OOP
4 7 (21.88%) SDLC
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.50%) RAD
7 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.25%) Logistics
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) Workflow
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.25%) ABAP
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
1 1 (3.13%) logstash
1 1 (3.13%) Nagios
1 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Perforce
3 5 (15.63%) Apple
4 2 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Capita
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft