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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 60 79 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.15% 8.09% 7.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.30% 21.76% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 23
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £430 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.80 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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
451 363 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 38.75% 37.15% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 257 119
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -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 4 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 4 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 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (48.06%) .NET
3 55 (42.64%) C#
4 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 48 (37.21%) SQL
5 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
6 33 (25.58%) Java
7 30 (23.26%) Open Source
8 29 (22.48%) NoSQL
8 29 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (21.71%) TDD
9 28 (21.71%) Automated Testing
9 28 (21.71%) MongoDB
10 27 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (20.16%) XML
12 25 (19.38%) MVC
13 23 (17.83%) HTML
14 22 (17.05%) CSS
14 22 (17.05%) Linux
14 22 (17.05%) Web Development
14 22 (17.05%) WCF
14 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (15.50%) Dependency Injection
15 20 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
15 20 (15.50%) Ruby
16 19 (14.73%) jQuery
16 19 (14.73%) Oracle
16 19 (14.73%) DevOps

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 15 (11.63%) Apache
2 13 (10.08%) Node.js
3 6 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.65%) CMS
4 5 (3.88%) nginx
4 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
5 3 (2.33%) Kentico
6 2 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.55%) JBoss
7 1 (0.78%) WordPress
7 1 (0.78%) Drupal
7 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.78%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Office
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.55%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.20%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.43%) Amazon S3
3 7 (5.43%) Route 53
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) TCP/IP
1 12 (9.30%) Internet
2 11 (8.53%) SSL
3 8 (6.20%) DNS
4 7 (5.43%) HTTP
5 5 (3.88%) CTI
6 4 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.10%) DHCP
7 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.48%) NoSQL
2 28 (21.71%) MongoDB
3 13 (10.08%) MySQL
4 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
5 11 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (7.75%) Redis
7 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.20%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.43%) SimpleDB
9 7 (5.43%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (5.43%) Couchbase
9 7 (5.43%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (3.88%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.88%) RavenDB
10 5 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (10.08%) Subversion
3 11 (8.53%) Hudson
4 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.20%) Selenium
6 7 (5.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (5.43%) WATIR
6 7 (5.43%) Sahi
6 7 (5.43%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.88%) JUnit
7 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.10%) JProfiler
9 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (2.33%) LLBLGen Pro
10 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.78%) NUnit
10 1 (0.78%) Maven
General
1 17 (13.18%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Back Office
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (45.74%) Developer
2 33 (25.58%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.05%) Analyst
4 13 (10.08%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (7.75%) SQL Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (5.43%) QA Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Release Manager
8 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Configuration Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Architect
9 5 (3.88%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (48.06%) .NET
2 46 (35.66%) ASP.NET
3 27 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (20.16%) XML
5 23 (17.83%) HTML
6 22 (17.05%) CSS
6 22 (17.05%) WCF
6 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 22 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (15.50%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.73%) jQuery
9 13 (10.08%) RESTful
10 12 (9.30%) SOAP
11 11 (8.53%) Ajax
12 10 (7.75%) JSON
12 10 (7.75%) Middleware
13 9 (6.98%) REST
14 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (6.20%) Spring
14 8 (6.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.26%) Open Source
2 13 (10.08%) NHS
3 12 (9.30%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.20%) User Experience
5 5 (3.88%) Clustering
5 5 (3.88%) IVR
5 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.10%) Ontologies
6 4 (3.10%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.33%) iPhone
7 3 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) DTV
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) DataPower
8 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.05%) Linux
2 17 (13.18%) UNIX
3 11 (8.53%) Windows
4 6 (4.65%) Android
5 4 (3.10%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) SUSE
8 1 (0.78%) Debian
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (21.71%) TDD
3 28 (21.71%) Automated Testing
4 25 (19.38%) MVC
5 22 (17.05%) Web Development
6 20 (15.50%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (14.73%) DevOps
8 18 (13.95%) BDD
8 18 (13.95%) Test Automation
9 15 (11.63%) Project Management
9 15 (11.63%) ITIL
10 14 (10.85%) Configuration Management
11 13 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.53%) Change Management
12 11 (8.53%) Load Balancing
13 10 (7.75%) CRM
13 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
14 9 (6.98%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.64%) C#
2 48 (37.21%) JavaScript
2 48 (37.21%) SQL
3 33 (25.58%) Java
4 20 (15.50%) Ruby
5 15 (11.63%) PHP
6 13 (10.08%) Python
6 13 (10.08%) Bash Shell
7 10 (7.75%) C++
8 8 (6.20%) VB
9 5 (3.88%) C
9 5 (3.88%) Scala
10 4 (3.10%) SPARQL
11 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.33%) Perl
11 3 (2.33%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.33%) VB6
12 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (4.65%) VCP4
2 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.18%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (8.53%) Puppet
3 9 (6.98%) Salt
4 5 (3.88%) HAProxy
5 2 (1.55%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (14.73%) Oracle
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Perforce
4 3 (2.33%) SAP
4 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.33%) IBM
4 3 (2.33%) Sencha
4 3 (2.33%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.55%) Percona
5 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.78%) Telerik
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.78%) hybris
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