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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 21 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 37 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.78% 4.91% 2.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.17% 22.22% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 6
Average daily rate £383 £325 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% +12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £219 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £525 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
147 108 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.92% 22.09% 25.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 66 65
Average daily rate £363 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 31 £383 -4.37% 3
Doncaster +8 1 £475 - 2
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Java
3 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 21 (38.89%) .NET
5 20 (37.04%) SOAP
6 19 (35.19%) C#
6 19 (35.19%) RESTful
7 18 (33.33%) MVC
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 17 (31.48%) Spring
9 16 (29.63%) Maven
10 14 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
10 14 (25.93%) SQL
10 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
10 14 (25.93%) CRM
11 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 13 (24.07%) REST
12 12 (22.22%) TDD
13 11 (20.37%) OO
13 11 (20.37%) Mockito
13 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
13 11 (20.37%) JSON
14 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
14 10 (18.52%) XML
15 9 (16.67%) Linux
15 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 9 (16.67%) CSS
15 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 9 (16.67%) MongoDB

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.96%) CMS
4 5 (9.26%) Umbraco
5 4 (7.41%) Apache
5 4 (7.41%) nginx
6 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.56%) JBoss
6 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
8 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.85%) Liferay
8 1 (1.85%) Magnolia
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) FCoE
1 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) Intranet
1 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) Multicast
1 1 (1.85%) NAS
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.70%) DB2
6 2 (3.70%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (3.70%) MS Access
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) HBase
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Maven
2 11 (20.37%) Mockito
3 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
4 7 (12.96%) Gradle
4 7 (12.96%) Subversion
5 6 (11.11%) Ant
5 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (11.11%) jMock
6 5 (9.26%) JUnit
6 5 (9.26%) NUnit
6 5 (9.26%) Spock
7 4 (7.41%) Artifactory
7 4 (7.41%) EasyMock
7 4 (7.41%) GitLab
7 4 (7.41%) JIRA
7 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
8 3 (5.56%) Selenium
9 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
1 1 (1.85%) Banking
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Local Government
1 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) CRM Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Umbraco Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) CMS Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Author
9 2 (3.70%) Designer
9 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (3.70%) Systems Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) .NET
2 20 (37.04%) SOAP
3 19 (35.19%) RESTful
4 17 (31.48%) Spring
5 13 (24.07%) HTML
5 13 (24.07%) REST
6 11 (20.37%) .NET Framework
6 11 (20.37%) JSON
7 10 (18.52%) XML
8 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 9 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.11%) JMS
10 6 (11.11%) Spring MVC
10 6 (11.11%) Velocity
11 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
12 4 (7.41%) JSP
13 3 (5.56%) J2EE
13 3 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) CentOS
3 3 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (25.93%) CRM
4 12 (22.22%) TDD
5 11 (20.37%) OO
6 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 6 (11.11%) BDD
8 6 (11.11%) SOA
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
9 5 (9.26%) Secure Coding
10 4 (7.41%) DevOps
10 4 (7.41%) Kanban
10 4 (7.41%) Microservices
11 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.56%) Open Source
11 3 (5.56%) SOLID
11 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.56%) Web Development
12 2 (3.70%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.19%) C#
4 14 (25.93%) SQL
5 7 (12.96%) Scala
6 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.26%) Clojure
6 5 (9.26%) Groovy
6 5 (9.26%) Perl
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.56%) Ruby
9 2 (3.70%) Jython
9 2 (3.70%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) NFS
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.85%) SRDF
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Nagios
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Opsview
2 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) Sybase
4 3 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 2 (3.70%) Pega
5 2 (3.70%) Vitria
6 1 (1.85%) BEA
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.85%) EMC
6 1 (1.85%) Intel
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.85%) VMware