The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 93 113 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.56% 7.35% 4.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.83% 31.22% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 55
Average daily rate
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£350 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.62% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £38.13 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +193.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -15.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
469 362 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.03% 23.54% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 209 342
Average daily rate £320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +121.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Leeds -10 64 £350 +27.27% 33
Bradford +14 14 £325 -4.41% 7
Halifax -3 3 £303 -26.66% 6
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Ilkley - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 78 (40.84%) .NET
2 64 (33.51%) C#
3 55 (28.80%) SQL Server
4 52 (27.23%) ASP.NET
5 45 (23.56%) XML
6 43 (22.51%) SQL
6 43 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (20.42%) WCF
7 39 (20.42%) Oracle
8 38 (19.90%) MVC
9 37 (19.37%) JavaScript
10 34 (17.80%) Finance
11 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
12 30 (15.71%) Software Engineering
13 29 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (14.66%) SOAP
15 27 (14.14%) Java
16 25 (13.09%) PHP
17 24 (12.57%) HTML
17 24 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (12.04%) Python
18 23 (12.04%) .NET Framework
19 22 (11.52%) VB.NET
20 21 (10.99%) SOA
20 21 (10.99%) TDD
21 20 (10.47%) Linux
22 19 (9.95%) MS Excel
22 19 (9.95%) C++
22 19 (9.95%) CSS
22 19 (9.95%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 18 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.24%) Apache
3 9 (4.71%) CMS
3 9 (4.71%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (4.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (3.66%) Node.js
6 5 (2.62%) Moodle
6 5 (2.62%) SugarCRM
6 5 (2.62%) IIS
7 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.57%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.57%) WordPress
8 3 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.52%) OpenEdge
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.90%) MS Office
3 7 (3.66%) InfoPath
4 5 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.14%) Magento
2 5 (2.62%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.42%) Internet
2 8 (4.19%) DNS
3 5 (2.62%) SSL
3 5 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.09%) SSH
5 3 (1.57%) VPN
5 3 (1.57%) DHCP
5 3 (1.57%) FTP
5 3 (1.57%) SAN
6 1 (0.52%) Intranet
6 1 (0.52%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.28%) MySQL
3 12 (6.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (5.24%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.62%) Redis
6 5 (2.62%) Couchbase
6 5 (2.62%) SimpleDB
6 5 (2.62%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.05%) DB2
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.14%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.14%) Subversion
3 6 (3.14%) Maven
3 6 (3.14%) Hudson
4 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.05%) Selenium
4 2 (1.05%) JUnit
4 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.05%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.05%) MSTest
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.52%) WebSpeed
5 1 (0.52%) JMeter
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
5 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
General
1 34 (17.80%) Finance
2 12 (6.28%) Back Office
3 4 (2.09%) Publishing
4 2 (1.05%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (55.50%) Developer
2 46 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 20 (10.47%) Analyst
4 16 (8.38%) Software Engineer
5 15 (7.85%) Java Developer
6 13 (6.81%) VB.NET Developer
6 13 (6.81%) Test Analyst
6 13 (6.81%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (5.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 11 (5.76%) Tester
7 11 (5.76%) PHP Developer
8 10 (5.24%) Architect
9 9 (4.71%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.71%) SQL Developer
9 9 (4.71%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.71%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.14%) Performance Tester
11 6 (3.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (40.84%) .NET
2 52 (27.23%) ASP.NET
3 45 (23.56%) XML
4 39 (20.42%) WCF
5 28 (14.66%) SOAP
6 24 (12.57%) HTML
6 24 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (12.04%) .NET Framework
8 19 (9.95%) WinForms
8 19 (9.95%) CSS
9 14 (7.33%) J2EE
10 13 (6.81%) jQuery
11 12 (6.28%) Spring
11 12 (6.28%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.28%) Ajax
12 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (4.71%) Middleware
14 8 (4.19%) LAMP
15 7 (3.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.71%) Client/Server
2 7 (3.66%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.66%) NHS
2 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.62%) Open Source
5 4 (2.09%) iPad
5 4 (2.09%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.09%) Handset
5 4 (2.09%) iPhone
6 3 (1.57%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) Social Media
8 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.47%) Linux
2 14 (7.33%) Windows
3 8 (4.19%) UNIX
4 6 (3.14%) Android
4 6 (3.14%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.05%) Solaris
8 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.51%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.90%) MVC
3 30 (15.71%) Software Engineering
4 21 (10.99%) TDD
4 21 (10.99%) SOA
5 19 (9.95%) Scrum
6 17 (8.90%) OO
7 15 (7.85%) Test Scripting
8 13 (6.81%) Test Strategy
8 13 (6.81%) Data Analysis
9 11 (5.76%) Automated Testing
9 11 (5.76%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.76%) Project Management
9 11 (5.76%) E-Commerce
9 11 (5.76%) OOP
10 10 (5.24%) Workflow
10 10 (5.24%) Kanban
10 10 (5.24%) Web Development
11 9 (4.71%) Release Management
11 9 (4.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (33.51%) C#
2 43 (22.51%) SQL
3 37 (19.37%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.14%) Java
5 25 (13.09%) PHP
6 23 (12.04%) Python
7 22 (11.52%) VB.NET
8 19 (9.95%) C++
9 17 (8.90%) Ruby
10 10 (5.24%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.19%) PHP5
12 7 (3.66%) PL/SQL
13 6 (3.14%) VB
14 5 (2.62%) VB6
15 4 (2.09%) Objective-C
15 4 (2.09%) Perl
16 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.52%) C
17 1 (0.52%) Groovy
17 1 (0.52%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.66%) ISEB
2 5 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.09%) Degree
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.57%) MCSE
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.24%) QA
2 7 (3.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.05%) VMware ESX
1 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.05%) vSphere
1 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.24%) Puppet
1 10 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.71%) Salt
3 7 (3.66%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 39 (20.42%) Oracle
2 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.66%) Siebel
4 6 (3.14%) Zend
5 5 (2.62%) Perforce
5 5 (2.62%) Citrix
6 4 (2.09%) Google
7 3 (1.57%) VMware
7 3 (1.57%) Facebook
7 3 (1.57%) Twitter
7 3 (1.57%) IBM
7 3 (1.57%) JBoss
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco
8 2 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Symantec
8 2 (1.05%) Remedy
8 2 (1.05%) BMC
8 2 (1.05%) NetApp
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.52%) Apple
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