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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 57 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 60 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.14% 4.48% 6.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.40% 13.27% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 59
Average daily rate £450 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
583 452 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.37% 33.78% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 286 329
Average daily rate £413 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016, 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 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (33.60%) Java
3 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
4 31 (24.80%) CSS
5 28 (22.40%) .NET
6 26 (20.80%) RESTful
7 23 (18.40%) TDD
7 23 (18.40%) Spring
8 22 (17.60%) C#
8 22 (17.60%) SQL
8 22 (17.60%) SOA
9 21 (16.80%) HTML
9 21 (16.80%) Finance
9 21 (16.80%) Open Source
10 20 (16.00%) Hibernate
10 20 (16.00%) Windows
10 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
11 18 (14.40%) MongoDB
11 18 (14.40%) RabbitMQ
11 18 (14.40%) Node.js
11 18 (14.40%) SOAP
11 18 (14.40%) XML
11 18 (14.40%) MVC
12 15 (12.00%) LESS
12 15 (12.00%) Ember.js
12 15 (12.00%) React
13 14 (11.20%) Waterfall
13 14 (11.20%) ES6
13 14 (11.20%) ECMAScript

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 18 (14.40%) Node.js
2 7 (5.60%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Jetty
3 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.80%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.80%) Confluence
4 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.80%) nginx
4 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.20%) H.323
1 9 (7.20%) LAN
1 9 (7.20%) VoIP
1 9 (7.20%) WAN
2 7 (5.60%) CTI
3 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 2 (1.60%) Intranet
3 2 (1.60%) LDAP
3 2 (1.60%) Network Security
3 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.80%) DHCP
4 1 (0.80%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) Extranet
4 1 (0.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) MongoDB
3 14 (11.20%) CouchDB
4 6 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.60%) Big Data
8 2 (1.60%) MySQL
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.80%) Redis
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
1 7 (5.60%) Selenium
1 7 (5.60%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.20%) Maven
2 4 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
3 3 (2.40%) Subversion
4 2 (1.60%) Appium
4 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.60%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.60%) Grunt
4 2 (1.60%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.60%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.60%) JUnit
4 2 (1.60%) Mocha
4 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.80%) GitLab
5 1 (0.80%) Sinon.JS
General
1 21 (16.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Billing
3 2 (1.60%) Retail
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Games
4 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (50.40%) Developer
2 31 (24.80%) Analyst
3 28 (22.40%) Java Developer
4 24 (19.20%) Business Analyst
5 18 (14.40%) Architect
5 18 (14.40%) Digital Analyst
6 17 (13.60%) Digital Business Analyst
7 14 (11.20%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (10.40%) C# Developer
8 13 (10.40%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (6.40%) Node.js Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Java Mobile Developer
11 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Agile Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.80%) CSS
2 28 (22.40%) .NET
3 26 (20.80%) RESTful
4 23 (18.40%) Spring
5 21 (16.80%) HTML
6 20 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.00%) Hibernate
7 18 (14.40%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (14.40%) SOAP
7 18 (14.40%) XML
8 15 (12.00%) Ember.js
8 15 (12.00%) LESS
8 15 (12.00%) React
9 14 (11.20%) JPA
10 12 (9.60%) REST
11 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.00%) HTML5
12 9 (7.20%) ASP.NET
12 9 (7.20%) CSS3
12 9 (7.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
2 9 (7.20%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.60%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.80%) CMDB
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) IVR
7 1 (0.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Linux
3 6 (4.80%) Unix
4 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.80%) Android
5 1 (0.80%) CentOS
5 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (59.20%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.40%) TDD
3 22 (17.60%) SOA
4 21 (16.80%) Open Source
5 18 (14.40%) MVC
6 14 (11.20%) Waterfall
7 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
7 12 (9.60%) Project Management
7 12 (9.60%) Service Management
8 11 (8.80%) Scrum
8 11 (8.80%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (8.80%) User Stories
9 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (7.20%) BDD
10 9 (7.20%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.20%) Test Scripting
11 8 (6.40%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.40%) CRM
11 8 (6.40%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.60%) Java
2 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
3 22 (17.60%) C#
3 22 (17.60%) SQL
4 14 (11.20%) ECMAScript
4 14 (11.20%) ES6
5 5 (4.00%) PHP
6 4 (3.20%) Ruby
7 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.60%) Groovy
8 2 (1.60%) Python
8 2 (1.60%) Scala
8 2 (1.60%) VB
8 2 (1.60%) XPath
9 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (0.80%) Go
9 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.80%) MCDST
2 1 (0.80%) MCP
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
3 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) Xen
3 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (3.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.80%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.80%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.80%) Nagios
3 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.80%) Opsview
3 1 (0.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (10.40%) Oracle
2 10 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.20%) Avaya
4 8 (6.40%) Citrix
5 7 (5.60%) Genesys
6 3 (2.40%) PayPal
7 2 (1.60%) Capita
7 2 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.80%) Cisco
8 1 (0.80%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.80%) Google
8 1 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.80%) Remedy
8 1 (0.80%) VMware
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