Period
to 25 March 2019

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 March 2019 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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 27 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 38 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.07% 5.51% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.67% 16.02% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 18
Northamptonshire median daily rate £405 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.25% -2.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £313 £231 £306
90th Percentile £550 £499 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 215 231 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 28.67% 34.43% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 133 105
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £274 £306
90th Percentile £556 £515 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £392 £368
% change year-on-year +4.59% +6.67% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.84% +12.50% +280.95%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -60.00% +6.25% +6.67%

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +2 29 £400 -2.44%
Daventry - 1 £450 -
Web Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) JIRA
4 17 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (42.11%) Subversion
5 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) Spring Boot
6 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
6 15 (39.47%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (39.47%) HTML
6 15 (39.47%) Java
6 15 (39.47%) jQuery
7 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (36.84%) JUnit
7 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) DevOps
7 14 (36.84%) CA Release Automation
7 14 (36.84%) Deployment Automation
8 13 (34.21%) Linux
8 13 (34.21%) Selenium
9 12 (31.58%) Spring
9 12 (31.58%) J2EE
9 12 (31.58%) Scrum
9 12 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (28.95%) Docker
10 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
10 11 (28.95%) Puppet
10 11 (28.95%) Node.js
10 11 (28.95%) REST
11 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design

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 (18.42%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.79%) Confluence
3 5 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (10.53%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.42%) npm
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon S3
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
5 2 (5.26%) Office 365
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.63%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.26%) DTS
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Jenkins
2 19 (50.00%) JIRA
3 16 (42.11%) Subversion
4 14 (36.84%) CA Release Automation
4 14 (36.84%) JUnit
5 13 (34.21%) Selenium
6 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
7 10 (26.32%) Gradle
7 10 (26.32%) HP UFT
7 10 (26.32%) Maven
8 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
9 6 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (10.53%) SonarQube
10 4 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (7.89%) IntelliJ
11 3 (7.89%) NetBeans
12 2 (5.26%) ProC
13 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
13 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
13 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Active Directory Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Developer
6 1 (2.63%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Senior IT Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) SSRS Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Administration Leader
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Spring Boot
2 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) jQuery
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
4 12 (31.58%) J2EE
4 12 (31.58%) Spring
4 12 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (28.95%) Node.js
5 11 (28.95%) REST
6 10 (26.32%) Ajax
6 10 (26.32%) HTML5
7 8 (21.05%) Kafka
8 7 (18.42%) Spring Security
8 7 (18.42%) Swagger
9 6 (15.79%) .NET
9 6 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.16%) SOAP
11 4 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
1 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (36.84%) Deployment Automation
2 14 (36.84%) DevOps
3 12 (31.58%) Scrum
4 10 (26.32%) Open Source
4 10 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (18.42%) Microservices
6 6 (15.79%) MVC
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) API Development
8 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
9 3 (7.89%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 4 (10.53%) ActionScript
5 4 (10.53%) ActionScript 2.0
5 4 (10.53%) Perl
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.26%) Delphi
8 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (28.95%) Puppet
3 8 (21.05%) Ansible
4 5 (13.16%) Kibana
4 5 (13.16%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.26%) Control-M
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM
5 2 (5.26%) Terraform
6 1 (2.63%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) CA Agile Central
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) AppDynamics
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Google