The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 19 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.39% 0.49% 2.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 2.94% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £363 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £325 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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 North Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.97% 16.59% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 34
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the North Yorkshire region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the North Yorkshire region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) SOA
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) Digital Media
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (20.00%) Content Management
7 3 (20.00%) BPEL
7 3 (20.00%) UDDI

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) FxCop
3 1 (6.67%) NuGet
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) StyleCop
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Author
2 6 (40.00%) Technical Author
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SOA Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SOA Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) C# Architect
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) Middleware
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) UDDI
4 3 (20.00%) WSDL
4 3 (20.00%) XSD
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Digital Media
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) BPEL
5 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Content Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) MVC
7 1 (6.67%) MVVM
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C#
7 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (6.67%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft