The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 37 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.63% 6.80% 7.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.30% 18.41% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 56 29
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £413 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Web Services
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 391 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.66% 36.92% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 275 115
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £26.75 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.85% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £17.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.35 £73.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.00%) .NET
3 51 (40.80%) C#
4 48 (38.40%) SQL
5 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
6 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 32 (25.60%) Open Source
8 30 (24.00%) Java
9 26 (20.80%) NoSQL
10 25 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 25 (20.00%) TDD
10 25 (20.00%) XML
10 25 (20.00%) MVC
11 24 (19.20%) CSS
11 24 (19.20%) HTML
11 24 (19.20%) WCF
11 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
12 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (16.80%) Linux
14 19 (15.20%) Ruby
14 19 (15.20%) Test Automation
14 19 (15.20%) BDD
15 18 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (14.40%) jQuery
15 18 (14.40%) .NET Framework
15 18 (14.40%) SQL Server
16 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
16 17 (13.60%) Finance
16 17 (13.60%) Web Development

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (10.40%) Apache
1 13 (10.40%) Node.js
2 5 (4.00%) nginx
3 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.20%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) CMS
4 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.80%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) WordPress
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Office
1 7 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.80%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.80%) Route 53
3 6 (4.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) TCP/IP
1 11 (8.80%) SSL
1 11 (8.80%) Internet
2 7 (5.60%) DNS
3 6 (4.80%) HTTP
3 6 (4.80%) CTI
4 4 (3.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.40%) DHCP
6 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.80%) NoSQL
2 25 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 18 (14.40%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.00%) MySQL
4 10 (8.00%) Redis
5 7 (5.60%) SimpleDB
5 7 (5.60%) Couchbase
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.80%) QlikView
11 1 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Hudson
2 10 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.40%) Selenium
3 8 (6.40%) Subversion
4 7 (5.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (5.60%) WATIR
4 7 (5.60%) Sahi
4 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.00%) JUnit
6 5 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.20%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.20%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.60%) NUnit
9 1 (0.80%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.80%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (13.60%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.80%) Games
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (45.60%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.40%) Analyst
4 14 (11.20%) Business Analyst
4 14 (11.20%) C# Developer
5 13 (10.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.20%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.60%) QA Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Configuration Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Release Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (48.00%) .NET
2 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
3 25 (20.00%) XML
4 24 (19.20%) CSS
4 24 (19.20%) HTML
4 24 (19.20%) WCF
5 23 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (14.40%) jQuery
6 18 (14.40%) .NET Framework
7 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (12.00%) SOAP
9 14 (11.20%) RESTful
10 12 (9.60%) REST
11 10 (8.00%) Middleware
11 10 (8.00%) Ajax
11 10 (8.00%) HTML5
12 9 (7.20%) JSON
13 7 (5.60%) Spring
13 7 (5.60%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.60%) Open Source
2 12 (9.60%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.40%) User Experience
4 7 (5.60%) NHS
5 5 (4.00%) Clustering
5 5 (4.00%) IVR
5 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.20%) Ontologies
6 4 (3.20%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.80%) iPhone
8 1 (0.80%) DataPower
8 1 (0.80%) DTV
8 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.80%) Linux
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
3 9 (7.20%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.20%) Android
5 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.80%) CentOS
7 1 (0.80%) SUSE
7 1 (0.80%) Debian
7 1 (0.80%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (20.00%) TDD
2 25 (20.00%) MVC
3 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (18.40%) Automated Testing
5 19 (15.20%) Test Automation
5 19 (15.20%) BDD
6 17 (13.60%) Web Development
6 17 (13.60%) DevOps
7 16 (12.80%) Project Management
8 14 (11.20%) ITIL
8 14 (11.20%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (10.40%) CRM
9 13 (10.40%) Configuration Management
9 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (8.80%) Change Management
10 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (8.00%) Waterfall
11 10 (8.00%) Load Balancing
11 10 (8.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.80%) C#
2 48 (38.40%) SQL
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 30 (24.00%) Java
5 19 (15.20%) Ruby
6 15 (12.00%) PHP
7 12 (9.60%) Python
7 12 (9.60%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.20%) C++
9 8 (6.40%) VB
10 5 (4.00%) C
10 5 (4.00%) Scala
11 4 (3.20%) SPARQL
11 4 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.40%) Perl
12 3 (2.40%) VB6
12 3 (2.40%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (4.80%) Degree
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.00%) Puppet
3 8 (6.40%) Salt
4 5 (4.00%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.80%) Ansible
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.80%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.80%) Oracle
3 7 (5.60%) Perforce
4 3 (2.40%) SAP
4 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.60%) Avaya
5 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.60%) Percona
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco
5 2 (1.60%) IBM
6 1 (0.80%) Telerik
6 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.80%) hybris
6 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
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