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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 22 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 104 109 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.12% 7.19% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.62% 30.53% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 56
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 £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
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 £34.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
481 357 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.33% 23.53% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 206 344
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 29 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 29 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 -6 74 £350 +27.27% 32
Bradford +13 14 £325 -4.41% 5
Halifax -4 3 £303 -26.66% 7
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Ilkley - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Web Services
Yorkshire

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 89 (43.41%) .NET
2 75 (36.59%) C#
3 63 (30.73%) ASP.NET
4 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
5 53 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (22.93%) JavaScript
7 45 (21.95%) SQL
7 45 (21.95%) XML
8 42 (20.49%) Oracle
9 40 (19.51%) MVC
9 40 (19.51%) WCF
10 35 (17.07%) Finance
10 35 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 33 (16.10%) .NET Framework
13 32 (15.61%) Software Engineering
14 30 (14.63%) Java
15 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (13.66%) SOAP
17 25 (12.20%) PHP
18 24 (11.71%) HTML
19 23 (11.22%) Python
20 22 (10.73%) VB.NET
21 21 (10.24%) Automated Testing
21 21 (10.24%) TDD
22 20 (9.76%) WinForms
22 20 (9.76%) Web Development
22 20 (9.76%) SOA
22 20 (9.76%) Linux
22 20 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.88%) Apache
3 9 (4.39%) CMS
3 9 (4.39%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (4.39%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.41%) Node.js
5 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.44%) IIS
6 5 (2.44%) SugarCRM
6 5 (2.44%) Moodle
7 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.46%) WordPress
7 3 (1.46%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.46%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 17 (8.29%) MS Office
3 7 (3.41%) InfoPath
4 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Magento
1 6 (2.93%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.78%) Internet
2 8 (3.90%) DNS
3 7 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.44%) SSL
5 4 (1.95%) SSH
6 3 (1.46%) SAN
6 3 (1.46%) VPN
6 3 (1.46%) DHCP
6 3 (1.46%) FTP
7 1 (0.49%) HTTP
7 1 (0.49%) Intranet
7 1 (0.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (6.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (5.85%) MySQL
5 10 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.93%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.44%) Redis
8 5 (2.44%) SimpleDB
8 5 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.44%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.95%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.98%) DB2
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (7.80%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.41%) Maven
3 7 (3.41%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (3.41%) Hudson
4 6 (2.93%) Subversion
5 3 (1.46%) MSTest
6 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.98%) JIRA
6 2 (0.98%) Selenium
6 2 (0.98%) JUnit
6 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.49%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.49%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.49%) WebSpeed
7 1 (0.49%) JMeter
General
1 35 (17.07%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Back Office
3 4 (1.95%) Publishing
4 2 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 118 (57.56%) Developer
2 57 (27.80%) .NET Developer
3 20 (9.76%) Analyst
4 16 (7.80%) Software Engineer
4 16 (7.80%) Java Developer
5 13 (6.34%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (6.34%) Test Analyst
5 13 (6.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (5.37%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 11 (5.37%) Tester
6 11 (5.37%) PHP Developer
7 9 (4.39%) SQL Developer
7 9 (4.39%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.39%) Architect
7 9 (4.39%) Web Developer
7 9 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (4.39%) Agile .NET Developer
8 8 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (2.93%) Test Leader
9 6 (2.93%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (43.41%) .NET
2 63 (30.73%) ASP.NET
3 45 (21.95%) XML
4 40 (19.51%) WCF
5 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (16.10%) .NET Framework
7 28 (13.66%) SOAP
8 24 (11.71%) HTML
9 20 (9.76%) WinForms
9 20 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 20 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (9.27%) CSS
11 14 (6.83%) J2EE
12 13 (6.34%) Spring
12 13 (6.34%) Hibernate
12 13 (6.34%) jQuery
13 12 (5.85%) Ajax
14 10 (4.88%) Middleware
15 8 (3.90%) LAMP
16 7 (3.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.32%) NHS
2 9 (4.39%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.41%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.44%) Open Source
7 4 (1.95%) iPhone
7 4 (1.95%) Handset
7 4 (1.95%) iPad
7 4 (1.95%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.46%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.98%) Replication
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) Social Media
10 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.76%) Linux
2 15 (7.32%) Windows
3 10 (4.88%) UNIX
4 6 (2.93%) Android
4 6 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.98%) AIX
7 2 (0.98%) Solaris
8 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.51%) MVC
3 32 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 21 (10.24%) TDD
4 21 (10.24%) Automated Testing
5 20 (9.76%) SOA
5 20 (9.76%) Web Development
6 19 (9.27%) Scrum
7 18 (8.78%) OO
7 18 (8.78%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (7.32%) Test Scripting
9 13 (6.34%) Test Strategy
9 13 (6.34%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.85%) Configuration Management
11 11 (5.37%) Project Management
11 11 (5.37%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.37%) OOP
12 10 (4.88%) Kanban
13 9 (4.39%) Release Management
13 9 (4.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.59%) C#
2 47 (22.93%) JavaScript
3 45 (21.95%) SQL
4 30 (14.63%) Java
5 25 (12.20%) PHP
6 23 (11.22%) Python
7 22 (10.73%) VB.NET
8 19 (9.27%) C++
9 17 (8.29%) Ruby
10 11 (5.37%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.90%) PHP5
12 7 (3.41%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.93%) VB
14 5 (2.44%) VB6
15 4 (1.95%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.95%) Perl
16 3 (1.46%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.49%) C
17 1 (0.49%) Groovy
17 1 (0.49%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 7 (3.41%) ISEB
2 6 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) Degree
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.46%) MCSE
5 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.98%) vSphere
1 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (4.88%) Puppet
1 10 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.39%) Salt
3 6 (2.93%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.49%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 42 (20.49%) Oracle
2 35 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.93%) Siebel
3 6 (2.93%) Perforce
3 6 (2.93%) Zend
4 5 (2.44%) Citrix
5 4 (1.95%) Google
6 3 (1.46%) VMware
6 3 (1.46%) Facebook
6 3 (1.46%) Twitter
6 3 (1.46%) IBM
6 3 (1.46%) JBoss
7 2 (0.98%) SAP
7 2 (0.98%) Cisco
7 2 (0.98%) BMC
7 2 (0.98%) NetApp
7 2 (0.98%) Symantec
7 2 (0.98%) Remedy
7 2 (0.98%) HP
8 1 (0.49%) Capita
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £390.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £498 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £390 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 25 days ago