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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 40 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 68 63 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.01% 6.24% 10.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.43% 21.00% 29.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 45 62
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £444 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+19.22% +13.72%
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
547 300 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.29% 29.70% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 206 198
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 15
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 August 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 August 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 58 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (37.29%) .NET
3 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
4 36 (30.51%) Java
4 36 (30.51%) MVC
5 34 (28.81%) C#
5 34 (28.81%) SQL
6 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
6 33 (27.97%) XML
7 32 (27.12%) TDD
8 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
9 29 (24.58%) HTML
10 27 (22.88%) WCF
11 25 (21.19%) CSS
12 22 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (17.80%) Linux
13 21 (17.80%) Finance
14 19 (16.10%) Oracle
14 19 (16.10%) Open Source
14 19 (16.10%) BDD
14 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
15 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
15 18 (15.25%) NoSQL
16 17 (14.41%) Test Automation
16 17 (14.41%) JSON
16 17 (14.41%) jQuery
16 17 (14.41%) Windows
17 16 (13.56%) Tomcat
17 16 (13.56%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (13.56%) Tomcat
2 12 (10.17%) Apache
3 10 (8.47%) IIS
4 8 (6.78%) Node.js
5 7 (5.93%) CMS
5 7 (5.93%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.08%) nginx
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (3.39%) JBoss
9 3 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.69%) Confluence
10 2 (1.69%) CICS
10 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.08%) Route 53
2 6 (5.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Internet
2 7 (5.93%) Firewall
3 6 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.39%) WAN
5 3 (2.54%) HTTP
6 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) SSL
6 1 (0.85%) CTI
6 1 (0.85%) Intranet
6 1 (0.85%) MPLS
6 1 (0.85%) LDAP
6 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (34.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.25%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.56%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.63%) MySQL
4 9 (7.63%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.93%) Redis
6 6 (5.08%) SimpleDB
6 6 (5.08%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.08%) Couchbase
6 6 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.69%) Adabas
9 1 (0.85%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.63%) Maven
3 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.24%) ReSharper
4 5 (4.24%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.39%) JUnit
5 4 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 3 (2.54%) Selenium
6 3 (2.54%) Mocha
6 3 (2.54%) Grunt
6 3 (2.54%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.69%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.69%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.85%) JMeter
8 1 (0.85%) NUnit
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.54%) Games
3 3 (2.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (49.15%) Developer
2 16 (13.56%) Analyst
3 15 (12.71%) .NET Developer
4 12 (10.17%) Consultant
5 9 (7.63%) Applications Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (6.78%) Architect
6 8 (6.78%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Support Consultant
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Support Consultant
9 5 (4.24%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (37.29%) .NET
2 33 (27.97%) XML
3 30 (25.42%) ASP.NET
4 29 (24.58%) HTML
5 27 (22.88%) WCF
6 25 (21.19%) CSS
7 22 (18.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (15.25%) .NET Framework
9 17 (14.41%) JSON
9 17 (14.41%) jQuery
10 16 (13.56%) Entity Framework
10 16 (13.56%) REST
10 16 (13.56%) SOAP
11 15 (12.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (11.86%) RESTful
13 13 (11.02%) Dapper ORM
14 12 (10.17%) HTML5
15 11 (9.32%) WSDL
16 10 (8.47%) J2EE
17 9 (7.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) User Experience
5 1 (0.85%) BBC
5 1 (0.85%) Blog
5 1 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Linux
2 17 (14.41%) Windows
3 13 (11.02%) UNIX
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (30.51%) MVC
3 32 (27.12%) TDD
4 19 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (16.10%) Open Source
4 19 (16.10%) BDD
5 18 (15.25%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.41%) Test Automation
7 16 (13.56%) Scrum
8 12 (10.17%) E-Commerce
8 12 (10.17%) SOA
8 12 (10.17%) Kanban
8 12 (10.17%) DevOps
9 11 (9.32%) Configuration Management
9 11 (9.32%) Project Management
10 10 (8.47%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.63%) Business Analysis
11 9 (7.63%) ITIL
12 8 (6.78%) OO
13 7 (5.93%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.51%) Java
2 34 (28.81%) C#
2 34 (28.81%) SQL
3 33 (27.97%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.86%) Python
5 8 (6.78%) Ruby
5 8 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.93%) C++
7 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.54%) PHP
8 3 (2.54%) Ada
9 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.69%) JCL
9 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.69%) VB
9 2 (1.69%) COBOL
9 2 (1.69%) Perl
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.85%) MCSD
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.85%) Degree
1 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) Xen
3 2 (1.69%) XenServer
3 2 (1.69%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (9.32%) Puppet
2 6 (5.08%) HAProxy
2 6 (5.08%) Ansible
2 6 (5.08%) Salt
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.69%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.85%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) VMware
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) hybris
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.54%) Cisco
6 2 (1.69%) IBM
6 2 (1.69%) Avaya
6 2 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (1.69%) Kony
7 1 (0.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) HP
7 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
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