The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 36 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.53% 2.09% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.89% 6.93% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£238 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £226 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £410 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
Web Services
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
108 101 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.41% 30.15% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 42
Average daily rate £350 £290 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 7 £519 +48.21% 6
Rotherham - 3 £200 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (67.50%) XML
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 18 (45.00%) Oracle
5 17 (42.50%) IIS
5 17 (42.50%) Linux
6 15 (37.50%) JBoss
7 14 (35.00%) Windows
8 13 (32.50%) ITIL
8 13 (32.50%) Java
8 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
8 13 (32.50%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (30.00%) Firewall
9 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (27.50%) C#
10 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
11 10 (25.00%) HTML
12 9 (22.50%) Scrum
13 7 (17.50%) Migration
13 7 (17.50%) MVC
13 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
14 6 (15.00%) OO
14 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
14 6 (15.00%) REST
15 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
15 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
15 5 (12.50%) Spring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (42.50%) IIS
2 15 (37.50%) JBoss
3 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
3 13 (32.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
5 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.00%) CMS
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (5.00%) NetWeaver
6 2 (5.00%) Apache
6 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (5.00%) Jetty
7 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.50%) CMS400.NET
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) DMZ
3 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.00%) AMQP
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) DB2
5 2 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Maven
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) JUnit
2 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.00%) Ant
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.00%) TestNG
3 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (15.00%) Migration Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Principal Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (2.50%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) XML
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.00%) REST
6 5 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (10.00%) JMS
7 4 (10.00%) CSS
7 4 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (7.50%) Apache CXF
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.50%) WCF
8 3 (7.50%) SOAP
8 3 (7.50%) J2EE
8 3 (7.50%) WSDL
8 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
8 3 (7.50%) Middleware
8 3 (7.50%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Life Science
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Migration
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (7.50%) Build Automation
8 3 (7.50%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Open Source
9 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) XQuery
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
6 1 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) vCloud
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Intel
3 2 (5.00%) Software AG
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) Ektron
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) VMware