Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 30 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 12.24% 6.91% 4.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.72% 30.00% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 8
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11% +94.59%
10th Percentile £270 £237 £348
90th Percentile £415 £450 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £400 £475
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £33.60

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 58 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 23.67% 23.04% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 35
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -7.86% +14.29%
10th Percentile £268 £181 £258
90th Percentile £475 £450 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £415 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +18.57% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Peterborough median hourly rate £20.75 £16.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.76% -35.92% -23.13%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.75 £19.78
90th Percentile £48.43 £18.25 £32.33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £33.60
% change year-on-year -23.13% +19.05% -10.40%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (46.67%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) XML
3 13 (43.33%) Selenium
4 12 (40.00%) Finance
5 11 (36.67%) REST
6 10 (33.33%) Back Office
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle
7 9 (30.00%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) QA
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) .NET
9 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.00%) JMeter
11 5 (16.67%) J2EE
11 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 5 (16.67%) SOAP
11 5 (16.67%) Mule
12 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
12 4 (13.33%) IBM
12 4 (13.33%) DB2
12 4 (13.33%) Scrum
12 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 4 (13.33%) IBM Integration Bus
13 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 3 (10.00%) WCF
13 3 (10.00%) Banking

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 5 (16.67%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Selenium
2 6 (20.00%) JMeter
3 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Tester
3 8 (26.67%) Automation Tester
3 8 (26.67%) Integration Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (6.67%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) XML
2 11 (36.67%) REST
3 9 (30.00%) JSON
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) J2EE
5 5 (16.67%) SOAP
6 4 (13.33%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) CSS
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware
9 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) RAD
6 2 (6.67%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) CA Agile Central