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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 41 25 12
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing Web Services 65 70 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.14% 6.24% 12.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.33% 17.95% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 74
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £383 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.78 £36.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +26.72%
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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
424 390 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.01% 34.79% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 276 157
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £43.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 64 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (47.54%) .NET
3 47 (38.52%) SQL
4 43 (35.25%) TDD
5 42 (34.43%) C#
6 40 (32.79%) XML
7 37 (30.33%) Java
7 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
8 36 (29.51%) MVC
9 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
9 34 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (27.87%) NoSQL
10 32 (26.23%) MongoDB
11 31 (25.41%) Test Automation
12 30 (24.59%) Open Source
12 30 (24.59%) WCF
12 30 (24.59%) JavaScript
12 30 (24.59%) BDD
13 27 (22.13%) HTML
14 24 (19.67%) CSS
15 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (17.21%) RESTful
16 21 (17.21%) QA
16 21 (17.21%) jQuery
16 21 (17.21%) Finance
16 21 (17.21%) Windows
17 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
18 17 (13.93%) Linux
18 17 (13.93%) Internet
18 17 (13.93%) Project Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (12.30%) Apache
2 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.20%) IIS
3 9 (7.38%) Node.js
4 7 (5.74%) nginx
5 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.28%) JBoss
6 3 (2.46%) CMS
7 2 (1.64%) CICS
7 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.64%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.64%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) WordPress
8 1 (0.82%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.64%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.56%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.56%) Route 53
2 8 (6.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.93%) Internet
2 7 (5.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (4.92%) Firewall
4 3 (2.46%) WAN
5 2 (1.64%) HTTP
6 1 (0.82%) VPN
6 1 (0.82%) SSL
6 1 (0.82%) CTI
6 1 (0.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.33%) SQL Server
2 34 (27.87%) NoSQL
3 32 (26.23%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.84%) Redis
5 10 (8.20%) Couchbase
5 10 (8.20%) SimpleDB
5 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.38%) MySQL
7 8 (6.56%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (5.74%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.64%) Adabas
10 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.82%) DB2
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.02%) Selenium
3 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.38%) HP UFT
4 8 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.56%) Sahi
4 8 (6.56%) WATIR
4 8 (6.56%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.10%) JUnit
6 4 (3.28%) Subversion
7 3 (2.46%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.46%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.46%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.64%) Hudson
8 2 (1.64%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.64%) NUnit
8 2 (1.64%) JIRA
9 1 (0.82%) Maven
General
1 21 (17.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Games
4 2 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (47.54%) Developer
2 23 (18.85%) Analyst
3 20 (16.39%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.84%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.38%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) Architect
6 8 (6.56%) QA Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (4.92%) Support Consultant
8 6 (4.92%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (47.54%) .NET
2 40 (32.79%) XML
3 34 (27.87%) ASP.NET
4 30 (24.59%) WCF
5 27 (22.13%) HTML
6 24 (19.67%) CSS
7 23 (18.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (17.21%) jQuery
8 21 (17.21%) RESTful
9 19 (15.57%) .NET Framework
10 16 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (11.48%) Entity Framework
11 14 (11.48%) JSON
12 13 (10.66%) SOAP
13 11 (9.02%) REST
13 11 (9.02%) Dapper ORM
14 10 (8.20%) HTML5
15 8 (6.56%) Spring
16 7 (5.74%) Hibernate
16 7 (5.74%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Client/Server
1 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.46%) Clustering
3 2 (1.64%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.64%) Chemistry
3 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.64%) User Experience
3 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.82%) iPhone
4 1 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Blog
4 1 (0.82%) BBC
4 1 (0.82%) NHS
4 1 (0.82%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Windows
2 17 (13.93%) Linux
3 15 (12.30%) UNIX
4 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.46%) Android
6 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.82%) AIX
7 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.82%) SUSE
7 1 (0.82%) Debian
7 1 (0.82%) Fedora
7 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.25%) TDD
3 36 (29.51%) MVC
4 34 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (25.41%) Test Automation
6 30 (24.59%) Open Source
6 30 (24.59%) BDD
7 17 (13.93%) Project Management
8 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.66%) DevOps
9 13 (10.66%) Kanban
10 12 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 12 (9.84%) Scrum
11 11 (9.02%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
13 9 (7.38%) CRM
14 8 (6.56%) E-Commerce
14 8 (6.56%) ITIL
14 8 (6.56%) Service Management
14 8 (6.56%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) SQL
2 42 (34.43%) C#
3 37 (30.33%) Java
4 30 (24.59%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.66%) Ruby
6 12 (9.84%) Python
7 10 (8.20%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.28%) VB
10 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.46%) Perl
11 3 (2.46%) VB6
11 3 (2.46%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.64%) SPARQL
12 2 (1.64%) PHP
12 2 (1.64%) C++
12 2 (1.64%) COBOL
12 2 (1.64%) JCL
13 1 (0.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) Degree
1 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) MCSD
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.21%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) Puppet
1 14 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (9.02%) Salt
3 7 (5.74%) HAProxy
3 7 (5.74%) Ansible
4 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.82%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 13 (10.66%) Oracle
2 10 (8.20%) VMware
3 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.74%) hybris
5 4 (3.28%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco
7 2 (1.64%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) Avaya
8 1 (0.82%) Telerik
8 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.82%) Adobe
8 1 (0.82%) HP
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