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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 12 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.17% 3.74% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 16.09% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 14
Median daily rate £350 £406 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +41.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £499 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.64% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +60.00%  

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 93 87 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 24.60% 23.26% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 43
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 12 £350 -18.84% 4
Web Services
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) C#
4 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
7 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (26.67%) Blockchain
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
9 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
10 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle
11 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (16.67%) Spring
11 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 5 (16.67%) JPA

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 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Blockchain
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.67%) DB2
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Selenium
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Gradle
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
6 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (26.67%) Entity Framework
6 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (16.67%) JPA
7 5 (16.67%) Spring
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
9 3 (10.00%) J2EE
9 3 (10.00%) Java EE
9 3 (10.00%) JSP
9 3 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) DataPower
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
5 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Logistics
8 2 (6.67%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C#
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) ABAP
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) R
4 1 (3.33%) Groovy
4 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Kony
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.33%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) RedPrairie
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
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