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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 36 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 68 56 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.61% 5.01% 8.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.17% 14.74% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 57
Average daily rate £400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
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
480 380 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.52% 34.02% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 273 222
Average daily rate £375 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 95 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.75%) Java
2 46 (28.75%) Open Source
3 45 (28.13%) .NET
4 43 (26.88%) SQL
5 37 (23.13%) SOA
6 35 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 35 (21.88%) HTML
7 34 (21.25%) C#
8 33 (20.63%) Finance
8 33 (20.63%) SQL Server
8 33 (20.63%) CSS
9 31 (19.38%) SOAP
10 30 (18.75%) Oracle
11 29 (18.13%) MVC
12 28 (17.50%) TDD
13 27 (16.88%) Waterfall
14 26 (16.25%) RESTful
15 24 (15.00%) Analytics
16 23 (14.38%) jQuery
17 22 (13.75%) XML
17 22 (13.75%) BDD
18 21 (13.13%) HTML5
18 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET
18 21 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (12.50%) Business Analysis
19 20 (12.50%) Spring
19 20 (12.50%) Project Management
20 19 (11.88%) REST
21 17 (10.63%) Microsoft

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 9 (5.63%) Node.js
1 9 (5.63%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.38%) CMS
3 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.75%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.13%) JBoss
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.25%) Apache
8 2 (1.25%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.25%) Confluence
8 2 (1.25%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.25%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.63%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.63%) InDesign
3 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.88%) LAN
1 11 (6.88%) WAN
2 9 (5.63%) H.323
2 9 (5.63%) VoIP
3 7 (4.38%) CTI
4 6 (3.75%) HTTP
5 5 (3.13%) Internet
6 2 (1.25%) Firewall
6 2 (1.25%) Intranet
6 2 (1.25%) LDAP
6 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.63%) Extranet
7 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 14 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 14 (8.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.75%) MySQL
8 5 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.25%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) MS Access
11 1 (0.63%) OLTP
11 1 (0.63%) Redis
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (8.13%) Maven
1 13 (8.13%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.50%) Subversion
3 11 (6.88%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.25%) JUnit
5 9 (5.63%) SoapUI
6 8 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 8 (5.00%) Hudson
6 8 (5.00%) JProfiler
6 8 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.38%) Git (software)
8 5 (3.13%) Selenium
9 3 (1.88%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.88%) JIRA
9 3 (1.88%) Mockito
9 3 (1.88%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.25%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.25%) Mocha
10 2 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Legal
3 1 (0.63%) Advertising
3 1 (0.63%) Back Office
3 1 (0.63%) Games
3 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (49.38%) Developer
2 45 (28.13%) Analyst
3 34 (21.25%) Business Analyst
4 31 (19.38%) Java Developer
5 30 (18.75%) Digital Analyst
6 29 (18.13%) Digital Business Analyst
7 16 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 16 (10.00%) Architect
7 16 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 13 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (6.25%) Agile Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
10 9 (5.63%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Test Analyst
11 8 (5.00%) UI Developer
12 6 (3.75%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.13%) .NET
2 35 (21.88%) HTML
3 33 (20.63%) CSS
4 31 (19.38%) SOAP
5 26 (16.25%) RESTful
6 23 (14.38%) jQuery
7 22 (13.75%) XML
8 21 (13.13%) ASP.NET
8 21 (13.13%) HTML5
9 20 (12.50%) Spring
10 19 (11.88%) REST
11 16 (10.00%) Ajax
12 15 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 13 (8.13%) Hibernate
14 12 (7.50%) WCF
14 12 (7.50%) XSLT
15 11 (6.88%) .NET Framework
15 11 (6.88%) XSD
16 10 (6.25%) J2EE
16 10 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.00%) Ontologies
5 7 (4.38%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.63%) Linux
2 5 (3.13%) Unix
2 5 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (0.63%) Android
3 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.63%) CentOS
3 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.75%) Open Source
3 37 (23.13%) SOA
4 29 (18.13%) MVC
5 28 (17.50%) TDD
6 27 (16.88%) Waterfall
7 24 (15.00%) Analytics
8 22 (13.75%) BDD
9 21 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 20 (12.50%) Project Management
11 16 (10.00%) Scrum
11 16 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (8.75%) Web Development
13 13 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (8.13%) Product Management
14 12 (7.50%) Identity Management
14 12 (7.50%) OO
15 11 (6.88%) Service Management
16 10 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.75%) Java
2 43 (26.88%) SQL
3 35 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.25%) C#
5 8 (5.00%) SPARQL
6 7 (4.38%) Ruby
7 5 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.50%) Ada
8 4 (2.50%) Python
8 4 (2.50%) Scala
9 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.88%) PHP
9 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.88%) VB
10 2 (1.25%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.25%) ES6
10 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.25%) XPath
11 1 (0.63%) FQL
11 1 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.50%) Degree
3 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) MCDST
5 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.25%) vSphere
2 2 (1.25%) Xen
2 2 (1.25%) XenServer
3 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 10 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (3.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.88%) Cobbler
4 3 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.88%) Puppet
4 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.63%) Opsview
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Oracle
2 17 (10.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.63%) Avaya
4 8 (5.00%) Citrix
5 7 (4.38%) Genesys
6 3 (1.88%) Cisco
6 3 (1.88%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.88%) Kony
7 2 (1.25%) Capita
7 2 (1.25%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.25%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe
8 1 (0.63%) F5
8 1 (0.63%) Google
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Nokia
8 1 (0.63%) PayPal
8 1 (0.63%) Remedy
8 1 (0.63%) VMware
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