The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 14 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.48% 11.58% 5.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 73.33% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 9
Median daily rate - £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 26.87% 15.79% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) BPMN
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) SaaS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) IaaS
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) WCF Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
1 3 (37.50%) BPMN
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Data Security
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle