The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 40 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 86 98 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 5.51% 7.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.75% 17.22% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 73
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £425 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
583 569 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.15% 32.00% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 401 222
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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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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 -24 57 £363 +20.83% 24
Bradford +1 23 £330 -12.00% 6
Halifax -2 1 £300 -7.69% 2
Bingley - 1 - -
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 98 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (49.74%) .NET
3 82 (42.49%) C#
4 67 (34.72%) ASP.NET
5 66 (34.20%) WCF
6 61 (31.61%) SQL
6 61 (31.61%) XML
7 58 (30.05%) JavaScript
8 54 (27.98%) MVC
9 52 (26.94%) HTML
10 47 (24.35%) SQL Server
11 46 (23.83%) jQuery
12 45 (23.32%) CSS
13 44 (22.80%) Finance
14 42 (21.76%) Java
14 42 (21.76%) Open Source
14 42 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC
15 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (16.06%) SOAP
16 31 (16.06%) QA
17 29 (15.03%) TDD
18 26 (13.47%) BDD
18 26 (13.47%) NoSQL
19 25 (12.95%) MongoDB
19 25 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
20 24 (12.44%) Microsoft
21 23 (11.92%) Project Management
21 23 (11.92%) Software Engineering
22 22 (11.40%) Linux
23 21 (10.88%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (10.36%) CMS
2 11 (5.70%) Apache
3 10 (5.18%) Node.js
4 6 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.07%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (2.07%) IIS
6 4 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.55%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.55%) nginx
8 2 (1.04%) Kentico
8 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.04%) JBoss
8 2 (1.04%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.52%) Drupal
9 1 (0.52%) WordPress
9 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.04%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.04%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.52%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (2.07%) Amazon S3
2 4 (2.07%) Route 53
2 4 (2.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) Internet
2 9 (4.66%) SSL
2 9 (4.66%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.11%) HTTP
3 6 (3.11%) CTI
4 5 (2.59%) DNS
5 3 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.55%) LDAP
6 2 (1.04%) SAN
7 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.47%) NoSQL
3 25 (12.95%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.18%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (4.66%) MySQL
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle ODI
6 8 (4.15%) Redis
7 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.11%) SimpleDB
7 6 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (3.11%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.04%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.52%) DB2
12 1 (0.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.74%) Hudson
3 12 (6.22%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.70%) Selenium
5 9 (4.66%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (4.15%) Subversion
7 7 (3.63%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (3.63%) SoapUI
7 7 (3.63%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.63%) Sahi
7 7 (3.63%) WATIR
7 7 (3.63%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.11%) JUnit
8 6 (3.11%) JMeter
9 5 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.07%) JProfiler
10 4 (2.07%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.55%) NUnit
11 3 (1.55%) LoadUI
12 2 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 44 (22.80%) Finance
2 6 (3.11%) Marketing
2 6 (3.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 94 (48.70%) Developer
2 50 (25.91%) Analyst
3 42 (21.76%) .NET Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Test Analyst
5 21 (10.88%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.77%) Web Developer
7 14 (7.25%) C# Developer
7 14 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (5.70%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.70%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.18%) QA Analyst
10 8 (4.15%) Configuration and Release Manager
10 8 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Agile Business Analyst
10 8 (4.15%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Configuration Manager
10 8 (4.15%) Release Manager
11 6 (3.11%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (49.74%) .NET
2 67 (34.72%) ASP.NET
3 66 (34.20%) WCF
4 61 (31.61%) XML
5 52 (26.94%) HTML
6 46 (23.83%) jQuery
7 45 (23.32%) CSS
8 42 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (16.06%) SOAP
10 21 (10.88%) .NET Framework
11 17 (8.81%) RESTful
12 15 (7.77%) REST
13 12 (6.22%) JSON
14 11 (5.70%) Spring
14 11 (5.70%) Ajax
14 11 (5.70%) Middleware
14 11 (5.70%) Oracle Fusion
15 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (5.18%) HTML5
15 10 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.76%) Open Source
2 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.66%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.15%) Clustering
5 7 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.63%) User Experience
6 6 (3.11%) IVR
7 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.07%) Chemistry
8 4 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.07%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.07%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.07%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.55%) NHS
10 1 (0.52%) Blog
10 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.52%) PMI
10 1 (0.52%) VUI
10 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.40%) Linux
2 18 (9.33%) UNIX
3 17 (8.81%) Windows
4 9 (4.66%) Android
5 7 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Fedora
7 1 (0.52%) SUSE
7 1 (0.52%) Debian
7 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.98%) MVC
3 29 (15.03%) TDD
4 26 (13.47%) BDD
5 25 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (11.92%) Project Management
6 23 (11.92%) Software Engineering
7 20 (10.36%) Waterfall
8 18 (9.33%) CRM
8 18 (9.33%) SOA
8 18 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (8.81%) Test Automation
10 15 (7.77%) DevOps
10 15 (7.77%) Business Analysis
11 14 (7.25%) Automated Testing
11 14 (7.25%) Configuration Management
11 14 (7.25%) Change Management
12 13 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.22%) ITIL
14 11 (5.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.49%) C#
2 61 (31.61%) SQL
3 58 (30.05%) JavaScript
4 42 (21.76%) Java
5 15 (7.77%) Ruby
6 14 (7.25%) PHP
7 11 (5.70%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.18%) Bash Shell
8 10 (5.18%) Python
9 9 (4.66%) VB
10 6 (3.11%) Scala
10 6 (3.11%) C
10 6 (3.11%) C++
11 5 (2.59%) XPath
11 5 (2.59%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.07%) SPARQL
12 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.55%) LotusScript
13 3 (1.55%) VB6
13 3 (1.55%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (6.22%) ISEB
2 9 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.07%) Degree
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.06%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.15%) Puppet
2 7 (3.63%) Salt
3 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.55%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.04%) Ansible
4 2 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.36%) Oracle
3 9 (4.66%) Perforce
4 6 (3.11%) IBM
5 4 (2.07%) SAP
5 4 (2.07%) VMware
6 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.55%) Lotus
6 3 (1.55%) hybris
7 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.04%) Avaya
7 2 (1.04%) HP
7 2 (1.04%) EMC
7 2 (1.04%) Cisco
7 2 (1.04%) Apple
8 1 (0.52%) KANA
8 1 (0.52%) Telerik
8 1 (0.52%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.52%) Percona
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £320 - £330 per day
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago