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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Rank 54 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 81 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.82% 5.57% 5.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.93% 16.80% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 60 38
Median daily rate £505 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.85%

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
391 482 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.51% 33.15% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 319 279
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (53.73%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) Scrum
4 23 (34.33%) SOAP
4 23 (34.33%) RESTful
5 22 (32.84%) Linux
6 18 (26.87%) CSS
6 18 (26.87%) BDD
6 18 (26.87%) REST
7 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
7 17 (25.37%) Kanban
8 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
9 15 (22.39%) XML
10 14 (20.90%) SQL
10 14 (20.90%) Open Source
10 14 (20.90%) TDD
11 13 (19.40%) HTML
12 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
12 12 (17.91%) Ruby
12 12 (17.91%) User Stories
13 11 (16.42%) Maven
13 11 (16.42%) QA
13 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.93%) PHP
14 10 (14.93%) .NET
14 10 (14.93%) MySQL
14 10 (14.93%) LAMP
14 10 (14.93%) Spring
14 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (8.96%) Mule
1 6 (8.96%) Mule ESB
2 5 (7.46%) Apache
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.49%) JBoss
5 1 (1.49%) Jetty
5 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) GitHub
3 3 (4.48%) Office 365
4 2 (2.99%) Google Play
4 2 (2.99%) iTunes
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.49%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
2 3 (4.48%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) AMQP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.99%) Big Data
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) Informix
6 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) HBase
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Redis
7 1 (1.49%) Riak
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
2 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.42%) Maven
4 9 (13.43%) JUnit
5 8 (11.94%) Selenium
6 7 (10.45%) Mockito
7 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
8 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
9 4 (5.97%) Capybara
9 4 (5.97%) Gradle
9 4 (5.97%) RSpec
9 4 (5.97%) Subversion
10 3 (4.48%) DbUnit
10 3 (4.48%) JIRA
10 3 (4.48%) jMock
10 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
10 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
11 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.99%) NUnit
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) iGaming
3 1 (1.49%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Analyst
3 7 (10.45%) Tester
4 6 (8.96%) Automation Tester
4 6 (8.96%) Integration Developer
4 6 (8.96%) MuleSoft Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Android Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.48%) iOS Android Developer
7 3 (4.48%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) RESTful
1 23 (34.33%) SOAP
2 18 (26.87%) CSS
2 18 (26.87%) REST
3 15 (22.39%) XML
4 13 (19.40%) HTML
5 10 (14.93%) .NET
5 10 (14.93%) LAMP
5 10 (14.93%) Spring
6 9 (13.43%) J2EE
6 9 (13.43%) JMS
7 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.94%) Hibernate
8 7 (10.45%) EJB
8 7 (10.45%) Gherkin
8 7 (10.45%) HTML5
8 7 (10.45%) Middleware
8 7 (10.45%) Servlets
9 6 (8.96%) CSS3
9 6 (8.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
4 3 (4.48%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Clustering
5 2 (2.99%) RIA
6 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.49%) DataPower
6 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.49%) IPTV
6 1 (1.49%) IVR
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) Unix
3 6 (8.96%) Android
3 6 (8.96%) Windows
4 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.49%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.31%) Scrum
3 18 (26.87%) BDD
4 17 (25.37%) Kanban
5 14 (20.90%) Open Source
5 14 (20.90%) TDD
6 12 (17.91%) E-Commerce
6 12 (17.91%) User Stories
7 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (13.43%) OO
8 9 (13.43%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.94%) Automated Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.45%) Automation Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (10.45%) DevOps
10 7 (10.45%) MVC
10 7 (10.45%) SOA
11 6 (8.96%) API Development
11 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) Java
2 25 (37.31%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 12 (17.91%) Ruby
5 10 (14.93%) PHP
6 9 (13.43%) Scala
7 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
7 8 (11.94%) C#
7 8 (11.94%) Python
8 5 (7.46%) Groovy
9 4 (5.97%) C++
10 3 (4.48%) Go
11 2 (2.99%) C
11 2 (2.99%) Korn
11 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.49%) Perl
12 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) CCNP
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
3 3 (4.48%) RHCE
4 2 (2.99%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) QA
2 3 (4.48%) HL7
3 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.99%) FATCA
4 1 (1.49%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Salt
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) MuleSoft
3 4 (5.97%) Google
3 4 (5.97%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) Kony
5 2 (2.99%) Solace
5 2 (2.99%) Splunk
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (1.49%) Avaya
6 1 (1.49%) Genesys
6 1 (1.49%) Magma
6 1 (1.49%) Sage
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Telerik
6 1 (1.49%) Temenos
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