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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 40 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 65 74 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.00% 6.97% 10.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.71% 22.91% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 55
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
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
474 323 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.17% 30.44% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 225 158
Average daily rate £335 £310 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £37.04 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.92% -68.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 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 31 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 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (42.28%) .NET
3 45 (36.59%) SQL
4 44 (35.77%) Java
5 43 (34.96%) TDD
6 39 (31.71%) XML
7 38 (30.89%) SQL Server
8 36 (29.27%) C#
8 36 (29.27%) MVC
9 32 (26.02%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (25.20%) Test Automation
10 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET
10 31 (25.20%) NoSQL
11 30 (24.39%) BDD
12 29 (23.58%) Open Source
12 29 (23.58%) MongoDB
12 29 (23.58%) WCF
13 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
14 26 (21.14%) HTML
15 24 (19.51%) Linux
15 24 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (17.07%) Windows
16 21 (17.07%) CSS
16 21 (17.07%) RESTful
17 20 (16.26%) .NET Framework
18 19 (15.45%) QA
18 19 (15.45%) Finance
19 18 (14.63%) jQuery
19 18 (14.63%) Software Engineering
20 17 (13.82%) Project Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 17 (13.82%) Tomcat
2 14 (11.38%) Apache
3 10 (8.13%) IIS
3 10 (8.13%) Node.js
4 7 (5.69%) nginx
5 4 (3.25%) JBoss
5 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.44%) CMS
7 2 (1.63%) Confluence
7 2 (1.63%) CICS
7 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon S3
2 8 (6.50%) Route 53
2 8 (6.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) Internet
2 7 (5.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (4.88%) Firewall
4 4 (3.25%) HTTP
5 3 (2.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) LDAP
6 1 (0.81%) VPN
6 1 (0.81%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) CTI
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.89%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.20%) NoSQL
3 29 (23.58%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.94%) Redis
5 10 (8.13%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.32%) Couchbase
6 9 (7.32%) SimpleDB
6 9 (7.32%) MySQL
7 8 (6.50%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (5.69%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.63%) Adabas
10 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.81%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.81%) DB2
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.94%) Selenium
3 9 (7.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.32%) HP UFT
4 8 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.50%) Sahi
4 8 (6.50%) WATIR
4 8 (6.50%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.25%) JUnit
5 4 (3.25%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.44%) Maven
6 3 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.44%) Grunt
6 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.44%) Mocha
7 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 2 (1.63%) NUnit
7 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 19 (15.45%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.44%) Games
3 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (45.53%) Developer
2 23 (18.70%) Analyst
3 17 (13.82%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.76%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Consultant
5 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) QA Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.69%) C# Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) Support Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.88%) Architect
8 6 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (42.28%) .NET
2 39 (31.71%) XML
3 31 (25.20%) ASP.NET
4 29 (23.58%) WCF
5 26 (21.14%) HTML
6 24 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (17.07%) RESTful
7 21 (17.07%) CSS
8 20 (16.26%) .NET Framework
9 18 (14.63%) jQuery
10 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (12.20%) Entity Framework
11 15 (12.20%) JSON
12 12 (9.76%) Dapper ORM
13 11 (8.94%) REST
13 11 (8.94%) SOAP
14 9 (7.32%) HTML5
15 7 (5.69%) POSIX
16 6 (4.88%) WSDL
16 6 (4.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.63%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) Blog
5 1 (0.81%) iPhone
5 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) BBC
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.51%) Linux
2 21 (17.07%) Windows
3 15 (12.20%) UNIX
4 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.63%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.81%) SUSE
6 1 (0.81%) Debian
6 1 (0.81%) Fedora
6 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.96%) TDD
3 36 (29.27%) MVC
4 32 (26.02%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (25.20%) Test Automation
6 30 (24.39%) BDD
7 29 (23.58%) Open Source
8 18 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 17 (13.82%) Project Management
10 14 (11.38%) Scrum
10 14 (11.38%) DevOps
11 13 (10.57%) Kanban
12 12 (9.76%) Automated Testing
12 12 (9.76%) Configuration Management
13 10 (8.13%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.32%) OO
14 9 (7.32%) ITIL
14 9 (7.32%) Business Analysis
15 8 (6.50%) Service Management
15 8 (6.50%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.59%) SQL
2 44 (35.77%) Java
3 36 (29.27%) C#
4 28 (22.76%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.01%) Python
6 14 (11.38%) Ruby
7 10 (8.13%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.69%) C++
9 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.44%) VB
11 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.44%) Perl
12 2 (1.63%) PHP
12 2 (1.63%) C
12 2 (1.63%) COBOL
12 2 (1.63%) VB6
12 2 (1.63%) JCL
13 1 (0.81%) XAML
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.63%) Degree
1 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) MCSD
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.45%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Xen
3 1 (0.81%) XenServer
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) Puppet
1 14 (11.38%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (8.13%) Salt
3 7 (5.69%) HAProxy
3 7 (5.69%) Ansible
4 1 (0.81%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle
2 10 (8.13%) VMware
3 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.69%) hybris
4 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) IBM
5 2 (1.63%) Avaya
6 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.81%) Adobe
6 1 (0.81%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.81%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds
Resource Partners Ltd
Rate: Salary negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago