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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 41 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 79 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.32% 6.77% 13.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% 17.21% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 62 82
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
434 459 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.93% 39.33% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 334 171
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (42.48%) .NET
3 39 (34.51%) C#
4 38 (33.63%) SQL
5 37 (32.74%) Open Source
6 32 (28.32%) Java
7 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
8 28 (24.78%) JavaScript
8 28 (24.78%) WCF
9 26 (23.01%) TDD
10 25 (22.12%) MVC
10 25 (22.12%) BDD
11 24 (21.24%) MongoDB
12 23 (20.35%) XML
13 22 (19.47%) HTML
13 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (19.47%) NoSQL
14 21 (18.58%) CSS
14 21 (18.58%) Project Management
15 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
16 19 (16.81%) Finance
16 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
17 17 (15.04%) UNIX
17 17 (15.04%) Linux
18 16 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (14.16%) jQuery
18 16 (14.16%) QA
19 15 (13.27%) Configuration Management
19 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
19 15 (13.27%) Waterfall

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (7.96%) Apache
2 6 (5.31%) Node.js
3 5 (4.42%) nginx
4 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.65%) IIS
5 3 (2.65%) CMS
5 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.77%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.88%) WordPress
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.88%) JBoss
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.19%) MS Office
1 7 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.19%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.88%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.31%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.31%) Route 53
2 6 (5.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) Internet
2 6 (5.31%) HTTP
2 6 (5.31%) CTI
3 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.42%) SSL
3 5 (4.42%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.88%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.24%) MongoDB
2 22 (19.47%) NoSQL
3 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.96%) Redis
5 8 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (6.19%) MySQL
6 7 (6.19%) SimpleDB
6 7 (6.19%) Couchbase
6 7 (6.19%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.31%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (4.42%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.88%) QlikView
11 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (8.85%) Hudson
2 8 (7.08%) Selenium
3 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.19%) Sahi
3 7 (6.19%) WATIR
3 7 (6.19%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (6.19%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (6.19%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.42%) Subversion
6 4 (3.54%) JUnit
6 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.65%) JProfiler
7 3 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.77%) NUnit
9 1 (0.88%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.88%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (16.81%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.77%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (42.48%) Developer
2 28 (24.78%) Analyst
3 19 (16.81%) Business Analyst
4 18 (15.93%) .NET Developer
5 8 (7.08%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (6.19%) QA Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.19%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.31%) Configuration Manager
7 6 (5.31%) Release Manager
7 6 (5.31%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (4.42%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (42.48%) .NET
2 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
3 28 (24.78%) WCF
4 23 (20.35%) XML
5 22 (19.47%) HTML
6 21 (18.58%) CSS
7 16 (14.16%) jQuery
8 14 (12.39%) REST
9 13 (11.50%) RESTful
9 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.62%) JSON
10 12 (10.62%) SOAP
11 9 (7.96%) Ajax
11 9 (7.96%) HTML5
12 8 (7.08%) Middleware
12 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.19%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (6.19%) Spring
13 7 (6.19%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.74%) Open Source
2 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.42%) IVR
5 4 (3.54%) Clustering
6 3 (2.65%) Ontologies
6 3 (2.65%) Chemistry
6 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.88%) iPhone
7 1 (0.88%) DataPower
7 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.04%) Linux
1 17 (15.04%) UNIX
2 10 (8.85%) Windows
3 4 (3.54%) Android
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.88%) CentOS
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) SUSE
6 1 (0.88%) Debian
6 1 (0.88%) Fedora
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.01%) TDD
3 25 (22.12%) MVC
3 25 (22.12%) BDD
4 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (18.58%) Project Management
6 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
7 16 (14.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (13.27%) Configuration Management
8 15 (13.27%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.39%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.39%) CRM
10 13 (11.50%) Change Management
11 12 (10.62%) DevOps
12 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
13 10 (8.85%) ITIL
13 10 (8.85%) Service Management
13 10 (8.85%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.85%) Line Management
14 8 (7.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.51%) C#
2 38 (33.63%) SQL
3 32 (28.32%) Java
4 28 (24.78%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.73%) Ruby
6 9 (7.96%) VB
7 8 (7.08%) Python
7 8 (7.08%) PHP
7 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.42%) Scala
8 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.42%) C
9 4 (3.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.65%) C++
10 3 (2.65%) VB6
10 3 (2.65%) SPARQL
10 3 (2.65%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.77%) Perl
12 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Puppet
1 9 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (7.08%) Salt
3 5 (4.42%) HAProxy
4 4 (3.54%) Ansible
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) Perforce
4 4 (3.54%) hybris
5 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.77%) SAP
6 2 (1.77%) Cisco
6 2 (1.77%) IBM
6 2 (1.77%) Avaya
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Percona
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.88%) Telerik
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
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