The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 48 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 110 132 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.91% 5.24% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.56% 16.94% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 91 91
Average daily rate
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£350 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £392 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
Web Services
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
811 779 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.80% 30.94% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 539 310
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire -13 87 £350 +9.37% 40
South Yorkshire -2 15 £225 -29.68% 3
North Yorkshire -8 3 £406 +47.72% 8
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 119 (50.00%) .NET
2 117 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (39.50%) C#
4 92 (38.66%) XML
5 79 (33.19%) SQL
6 75 (31.51%) SQL Server
7 73 (30.67%) ASP.NET
8 68 (28.57%) WCF
9 67 (28.15%) MVC
10 63 (26.47%) Java
11 62 (26.05%) JavaScript
12 61 (25.63%) HTML
13 52 (21.85%) jQuery
14 51 (21.43%) Finance
15 47 (19.75%) CSS
16 45 (18.91%) Open Source
16 45 (18.91%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (18.07%) Oracle
17 43 (18.07%) Linux
18 40 (16.81%) TDD
19 38 (15.97%) Windows
20 34 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (13.45%) Microsoft
22 30 (12.61%) SOAP
22 30 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
22 30 (12.61%) .NET Framework
22 30 (12.61%) BDD
23 29 (12.18%) QA
23 29 (12.18%) Software Engineering
24 28 (11.76%) Project Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 21 (8.82%) IIS
2 20 (8.40%) CMS
3 17 (7.14%) JBoss
4 15 (6.30%) Apache
4 15 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (5.46%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.04%) WebSphere
7 10 (4.20%) Umbraco
8 9 (3.78%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.94%) nginx
9 7 (2.94%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.52%) Node.js
11 4 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.26%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.84%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.84%) SAP EP
13 2 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.84%) Jetty
13 2 (0.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (3.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.84%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.84%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.42%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.36%) Route 53
2 8 (3.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 8 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.36%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.46%) Internet
2 12 (5.04%) Firewall
3 10 (4.20%) HTTP
4 7 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (2.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.52%) SSL
6 3 (1.26%) CTI
6 3 (1.26%) LDAP
7 2 (0.84%) DNS
7 2 (0.84%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.84%) SAN
7 2 (0.84%) DMZ
7 2 (0.84%) AMQP
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.51%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 28 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.04%) Redis
3 12 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.62%) Couchbase
4 11 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.78%) SimpleDB
5 9 (3.78%) MySQL
5 9 (3.78%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.26%) DB2
11 2 (0.84%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (7.56%) Visual Studio
3 15 (6.30%) Selenium
4 11 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.62%) JUnit
5 9 (3.78%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.78%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (3.36%) Subversion
6 8 (3.36%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.94%) Sahi
7 7 (2.94%) WATIR
7 7 (2.94%) Hudson
7 7 (2.94%) Maven
7 7 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.52%) JMeter
9 5 (2.10%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.26%) LoadUI
10 3 (1.26%) NUnit
General
1 51 (21.43%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.36%) Retail
4 6 (2.52%) Marketing
5 5 (2.10%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (49.16%) Developer
2 55 (23.11%) Analyst
3 49 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 29 (12.18%) Test Analyst
5 21 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 20 (8.40%) Java Developer
7 16 (6.72%) C# Developer
7 16 (6.72%) Web Developer
7 16 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.04%) Applications Developer
10 11 (4.62%) Architect
11 10 (4.20%) QA Analyst
12 9 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (3.78%) Agile Business Analyst
13 7 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (2.52%) Migration Engineer
14 6 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (50.00%) .NET
2 92 (38.66%) XML
3 73 (30.67%) ASP.NET
4 68 (28.57%) WCF
5 61 (25.63%) HTML
6 52 (21.85%) jQuery
7 47 (19.75%) CSS
8 45 (18.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (12.61%) SOAP
9 30 (12.61%) .NET Framework
10 20 (8.40%) REST
11 17 (7.14%) Spring
12 15 (6.30%) JSON
12 15 (6.30%) Hibernate
13 14 (5.88%) RESTful
14 13 (5.46%) Entity Framework
15 12 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (4.62%) Ajax
16 11 (4.62%) XSLT
16 11 (4.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.91%) Open Source
2 18 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.62%) Clustering
4 8 (3.36%) User Experience
5 7 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.10%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.10%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.26%) IVR
9 2 (0.84%) W3C
9 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.84%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.84%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) iPhone
10 1 (0.42%) DataPower
10 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.42%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.07%) Linux
2 38 (15.97%) Windows
3 21 (8.82%) UNIX
4 10 (4.20%) Android
5 7 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.42%) CentOS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.42%) Fedora
8 1 (0.42%) SUSE
8 1 (0.42%) Debian
8 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (49.16%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.15%) MVC
3 40 (16.81%) TDD
4 30 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (12.61%) BDD
5 29 (12.18%) Software Engineering
6 28 (11.76%) Project Management
7 25 (10.50%) SOA
8 23 (9.66%) ITIL
9 22 (9.24%) Waterfall
9 22 (9.24%) Test Automation
10 20 (8.40%) Scrum
11 17 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 17 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 16 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (6.72%) Change Management
12 16 (6.72%) CRM
13 15 (6.30%) DevOps
14 14 (5.88%) Service Management
15 13 (5.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 94 (39.50%) C#
2 79 (33.19%) SQL
3 63 (26.47%) Java
4 62 (26.05%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.46%) Python
5 13 (5.46%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.04%) Ruby
7 11 (4.62%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.20%) VB
8 10 (4.20%) PHP
9 8 (3.36%) Scala
10 7 (2.94%) C
11 6 (2.52%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.52%) XPath
12 4 (1.68%) Perl
12 4 (1.68%) C++
13 3 (1.26%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.26%) VB6
13 3 (1.26%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.62%) ISEB
2 6 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.10%) Degree
4 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.18%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) vCloud
1 1 (0.42%) Squid
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.04%) Puppet
1 12 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.20%) Salt
3 7 (2.94%) HAProxy
4 6 (2.52%) Ansible
5 3 (1.26%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.42%) SCOM
7 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 43 (18.07%) Oracle
2 32 (13.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.94%) IBM
4 6 (2.52%) SAP
4 6 (2.52%) VMware
4 6 (2.52%) hybris
5 5 (2.10%) Perforce
6 3 (1.26%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.26%) Lotus
6 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco
7 2 (0.84%) Avaya
7 2 (0.84%) HP
7 2 (0.84%) EMC
7 2 (0.84%) Intel
7 2 (0.84%) Software AG
7 2 (0.84%) Apple
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.84%) EPiServer
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