Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 16 January 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 6 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 +22
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 9.34% 14.29% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.52% 48.39% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 4
Peterborough median daily rate £323 £400 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.38% +61.62% -20.80%
10th Percentile £165 £375 £213
90th Percentile £385 £513 £331
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -18.75% +9.59% -16.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £44.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -1.11% +2.86%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 105 62 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 31.63% 29.52% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 33
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £325 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -14.47% +22.58%
10th Percentile £229 £213 £214
90th Percentile £453 £453 £565
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.00% +14.29%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Peterborough

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Peterborough

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Peterborough over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Peterborough

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 25 (80.65%) SOAP
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) Defect Management
3 17 (54.84%) SoapUI
3 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
3 17 (54.84%) Finance
4 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) JIRA
5 15 (48.39%) JBoss
5 15 (48.39%) J2EE
6 13 (41.94%) SDLC
7 12 (38.71%) API Development
8 11 (35.48%) SOA
8 11 (35.48%) .NET
8 11 (35.48%) XML
8 11 (35.48%) JSON
9 9 (29.03%) Spring
9 9 (29.03%) Maven
9 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle
9 9 (29.03%) JUnit
9 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (29.03%) RESTful
9 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 8 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (25.81%) Kanban
10 8 (25.81%) jQuery
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 15 (48.39%) JBoss
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (22.58%) Confluence
4 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
5 4 (12.90%) IIS
6 3 (9.68%) Apache
7 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) ATM
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) SoapUI
2 16 (51.61%) JIRA
3 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (29.03%) JUnit
3 9 (29.03%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
4 7 (22.58%) Test Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Applications Support
6 5 (16.13%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior UI Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Angular Developer
9 1 (3.23%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) C# WCF Developer
9 1 (3.23%) UAT Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) SOAP
2 15 (48.39%) J2EE
3 11 (35.48%) .NET
3 11 (35.48%) JSON
3 11 (35.48%) XML
4 9 (29.03%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) Spring
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 7 (22.58%) REST
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.23%) CSS
10 1 (3.23%) HTML
10 1 (3.23%) Node.js
10 1 (3.23%) React
10 1 (3.23%) Redux
10 1 (3.23%) WCF
10 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Defect Management
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) SDLC
4 12 (38.71%) API Development
5 11 (35.48%) SOA
6 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Kanban
7 8 (25.81%) Scrum
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Test Scripting
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
10 4 (12.90%) Client Onboarding
10 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
10 4 (12.90%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) Scenario Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
11 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) BMC
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy