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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 20 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 70 84 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.04% 9.50% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.10% 28.87% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 43
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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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
303 291 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 30.45% 32.92% 33.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 199 225
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £21.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +104.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 63 (44.06%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (41.96%) .NET
3 53 (37.06%) C#
4 49 (34.27%) ASP.NET
5 38 (26.57%) JavaScript
6 32 (22.38%) MVC
7 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
8 29 (20.28%) Amazon AWS
8 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (18.88%) Oracle
9 27 (18.88%) .NET Framework
10 25 (17.48%) WCF
10 25 (17.48%) TDD
10 25 (17.48%) Java
10 25 (17.48%) Microsoft
11 24 (16.78%) Software Engineering
12 23 (16.08%) Finance
13 22 (15.38%) PHP
13 22 (15.38%) Python
14 21 (14.69%) Linux
15 19 (13.29%) Windows
15 19 (13.29%) Automated Testing
15 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 18 (12.59%) Dependency Injection
16 18 (12.59%) SQL
16 18 (12.59%) C++
17 17 (11.89%) Internet
17 17 (11.89%) Web Development
17 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (11.19%) WinForms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.39%) CMS
3 11 (7.69%) Apache
4 10 (6.99%) Tomcat
5 9 (6.29%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (6.29%) Node.js
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.80%) Moodle
7 4 (2.80%) SugarCRM
8 3 (2.10%) MQSeries
8 3 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.40%) Kentico
9 2 (1.40%) nginx
9 2 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.40%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.70%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 12 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.99%) MS Office
3 4 (2.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.80%) Magento
3 2 (1.40%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.40%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.40%) Route 53
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Internet
2 10 (6.99%) DNS
3 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.90%) SSL
5 5 (3.50%) DHCP
6 4 (2.80%) SSH
7 3 (2.10%) FTP
8 2 (1.40%) SAN
8 2 (1.40%) HTTP
8 2 (1.40%) VPN
9 1 (0.70%) Intranet
9 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.59%) MySQL
4 6 (4.20%) SimpleDB
4 6 (4.20%) Redis
4 6 (4.20%) Couchbase
4 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.40%) RavenDB
6 2 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.40%) QlikView
7 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.29%) Subversion
3 6 (4.20%) Hudson
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.50%) MSTest
4 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.80%) Maven
6 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.10%) Selenium
6 3 (2.10%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.40%) LLBLGen Pro
7 2 (1.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.70%) JMeter
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.70%) NeoLoad
General
1 23 (16.08%) Finance
2 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
4 1 (0.70%) Back Office
4 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (57.34%) Developer
2 40 (27.97%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.89%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.49%) Cloud Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.69%) Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.29%) VB.NET Developer
7 9 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (5.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.90%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.90%) PHP Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) Configuration Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.50%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (41.96%) .NET
2 49 (34.27%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (18.88%) .NET Framework
5 25 (17.48%) WCF
6 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 17 (11.89%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (11.19%) WinForms
9 13 (9.09%) HTML
9 13 (9.09%) SOAP
10 12 (8.39%) Hibernate
10 12 (8.39%) CSS
10 12 (8.39%) XML
10 12 (8.39%) J2EE
11 11 (7.69%) Spring
12 10 (6.99%) Ajax
12 10 (6.99%) Middleware
13 9 (6.29%) jQuery
14 7 (4.90%) LAMP
14 7 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) NHS
2 7 (4.90%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.20%) iPhone
4 5 (3.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.50%) Open Source
5 4 (2.80%) iPad
5 4 (2.80%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.80%) Handset
6 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.40%) User Experience
7 2 (1.40%) Replication
7 2 (1.40%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Linux
2 19 (13.29%) Windows
3 11 (7.69%) UNIX
4 7 (4.90%) Android
5 5 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (44.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.38%) MVC
3 25 (17.48%) TDD
4 24 (16.78%) Software Engineering
5 19 (13.29%) Automated Testing
6 18 (12.59%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (11.89%) Web Development
8 13 (9.09%) DevOps
8 13 (9.09%) Scrum
8 13 (9.09%) OO
8 13 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (6.99%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.29%) SOA
11 8 (5.59%) BPEL
12 7 (4.90%) OOP
12 7 (4.90%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.90%) BDD
13 6 (4.20%) Release Management
13 6 (4.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.06%) C#
2 38 (26.57%) JavaScript
3 25 (17.48%) Java
4 22 (15.38%) PHP
4 22 (15.38%) Python
5 18 (12.59%) SQL
5 18 (12.59%) C++
6 15 (10.49%) VB.NET
6 15 (10.49%) Ruby
7 11 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.50%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.80%) PHP5
9 4 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.10%) Perl
11 1 (0.70%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (0.70%) VB
11 1 (0.70%) ABAP
11 1 (0.70%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.10%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) vSphere
1 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.40%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (8.39%) Puppet
3 11 (7.69%) Salt
4 2 (1.40%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.40%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.40%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 27 (18.88%) Oracle
2 25 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.20%) Perforce
4 5 (3.50%) IBM
5 4 (2.80%) Zend
6 3 (2.10%) JBoss
6 3 (2.10%) SAP
7 2 (1.40%) Sencha
7 2 (1.40%) Appcelerator
7 2 (1.40%) VMware
7 2 (1.40%) Citrix
7 2 (1.40%) BMC
7 2 (1.40%) NetApp
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco
7 2 (1.40%) HP
7 2 (1.40%) Symantec
7 2 (1.40%) Remedy
8 1 (0.70%) Siebel
8 1 (0.70%) Progress
8 1 (0.70%) Sybase
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