Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 8 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 +22
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.90% 11.61% 8.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.10% 40.63% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 10
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £400 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +81.82% -29.60%
10th Percentile £170 £346 £200
90th Percentile £390 £513 £294
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
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 107 64 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 29.16% 28.57% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 43 43
Peterborough median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £274 £213 £211
90th Percentile £453 £475 £470
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £44.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 21 (72.41%) SOAP
2 18 (62.07%) JIRA
2 18 (62.07%) Defect Management
3 17 (58.62%) Java
4 16 (55.17%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (51.72%) J2EE
5 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
5 15 (51.72%) SoapUI
6 14 (48.28%) JBoss
6 14 (48.28%) Finance
7 13 (44.83%) XML
7 13 (44.83%) SDLC
8 12 (41.38%) API Development
9 11 (37.93%) .NET
9 11 (37.93%) SOA
9 11 (37.93%) JSON
10 9 (31.03%) Spring
10 9 (31.03%) Maven
10 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
10 9 (31.03%) JUnit
10 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
10 9 (31.03%) RESTful
11 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
11 8 (27.59%) jQuery
11 8 (27.59%) Kanban
11 8 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
11 8 (27.59%) Test Automation

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 14 (48.28%) JBoss
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 8 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (24.14%) Confluence
5 6 (20.69%) WebLogic
6 4 (13.79%) IIS
7 2 (6.90%) Apache
8 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.45%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) JIRA
2 15 (51.72%) SoapUI
3 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 9 (31.03%) JUnit
3 9 (31.03%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) JMeter
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) UI Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Tester
8 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.45%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.45%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) SOAP
2 15 (51.72%) J2EE
3 13 (44.83%) XML
4 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) JSON
5 9 (31.03%) RESTful
5 9 (31.03%) Spring
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
7 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 6 (20.69%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.45%) CSS
10 1 (3.45%) HTML
10 1 (3.45%) Node.js
10 1 (3.45%) React
10 1 (3.45%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Defect Management
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) SDLC
4 12 (41.38%) API Development
5 11 (37.93%) SOA
6 8 (27.59%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL V3
9 4 (13.79%) Client Onboarding
9 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
9 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
9 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (13.79%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
11 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy