The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 64 96 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.16% 10.58% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.45% 34.16% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 61 52
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £38.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +193.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
313 281 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.13% 30.98% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 168 263
Average daily rate £305 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +127.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Web Services
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 52 (36.36%) .NET
2 44 (30.77%) C#
3 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 38 (26.57%) ASP.NET
6 34 (23.78%) SQL
7 31 (21.68%) MVC
8 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
9 28 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (17.48%) PHP
11 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
11 24 (16.78%) WCF
12 23 (16.08%) Oracle
12 23 (16.08%) Python
13 22 (15.38%) Java
13 22 (15.38%) Finance
14 20 (13.99%) TDD
14 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
15 19 (13.29%) C++
15 19 (13.29%) Linux
15 19 (13.29%) XML
16 18 (12.59%) Internet
16 18 (12.59%) .NET Framework
17 17 (11.89%) Ruby
17 17 (11.89%) WinForms
17 17 (11.89%) Scrum
17 17 (11.89%) VB.NET
17 17 (11.89%) SharePoint
18 16 (11.19%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 17 (11.89%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.29%) CMS
2 9 (6.29%) Apache
2 9 (6.29%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (6.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (4.90%) Node.js
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (3.50%) SugarCRM
5 5 (3.50%) Moodle
6 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.10%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.10%) WordPress
7 3 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.70%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.70%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.09%) MS Office
3 7 (4.90%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Magento
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.59%) Internet
2 8 (5.59%) DNS
3 5 (3.50%) SSL
3 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.80%) SSH
5 3 (2.10%) DHCP
5 3 (2.10%) FTP
6 2 (1.40%) VPN
6 2 (1.40%) SAN
7 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.69%) MySQL
4 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.50%) Redis
7 5 (3.50%) SimpleDB
7 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.50%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.70%) QlikView
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.50%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) Maven
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.10%) Hudson
5 2 (1.40%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.40%) MSTest
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.70%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.70%) JMeter
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.70%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 22 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (5.59%) Back Office
3 4 (2.80%) Publishing
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (55.24%) Developer
2 27 (18.88%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.49%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 13 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 11 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 9 (6.29%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (5.59%) SQL Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Web Developer
7 8 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Tester
8 7 (4.90%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Performance Tester
9 6 (4.20%) Test Leader
10 5 (3.50%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (36.36%) .NET
2 38 (26.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (16.78%) WCF
4 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (13.29%) XML
6 18 (12.59%) .NET Framework
7 17 (11.89%) WinForms
8 16 (11.19%) HTML
9 15 (10.49%) SOAP
9 15 (10.49%) CSS
10 11 (7.69%) J2EE
11 10 (6.99%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.99%) Ajax
11 10 (6.99%) jQuery
12 9 (6.29%) Spring
12 9 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (5.59%) LAMP
14 7 (4.90%) Middleware
14 7 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.20%) NHS
2 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.50%) Open Source
4 4 (2.80%) iPad
4 4 (2.80%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.80%) iPhone
4 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.80%) Handset
5 3 (2.10%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.10%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Social Media
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.29%) Linux
2 12 (8.39%) Windows
3 5 (3.50%) Android
3 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.50%) UNIX
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.68%) MVC
3 20 (13.99%) TDD
4 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
5 17 (11.89%) Scrum
6 16 (11.19%) OO
7 14 (9.79%) SOA
8 13 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 13 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 11 (7.69%) OOP
10 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
11 9 (6.29%) Project Management
11 9 (6.29%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.29%) DevOps
11 9 (6.29%) Kanban
11 9 (6.29%) Release Management
12 8 (5.59%) Web Development
12 8 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.59%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.77%) C#
2 34 (23.78%) SQL
3 29 (20.28%) JavaScript
4 25 (17.48%) PHP
5 23 (16.08%) Python
6 22 (15.38%) Java
7 19 (13.29%) C++
8 17 (11.89%) VB.NET
8 17 (11.89%) Ruby
9 9 (6.29%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.59%) PHP5
11 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.80%) Perl
12 4 (2.80%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.70%) VB6
14 1 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
14 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.10%) MCSE
2 3 (2.10%) ISEB
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.10%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.40%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.40%) vSphere
1 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Puppet
1 10 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.29%) Salt
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.40%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.08%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) Zend
4 5 (3.50%) Siebel
5 4 (2.80%) Google
6 3 (2.10%) IBM
6 3 (2.10%) Perforce
6 3 (2.10%) JBoss
6 3 (2.10%) Facebook
6 3 (2.10%) Twitter
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco
7 2 (1.40%) Symantec
7 2 (1.40%) Remedy
7 2 (1.40%) VMware
7 2 (1.40%) HP
7 2 (1.40%) Citrix
7 2 (1.40%) BMC
7 2 (1.40%) NetApp
8 1 (0.70%) Apple
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
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