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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 44 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 114 99 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.91% 4.33% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.36% 14.41% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 58 93
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £276 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.78 £36.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +26.72%
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
742 687 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.45% 30.03% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 421 312
Average daily rate £330 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -12 90 £369 +13.46% 43
South Yorkshire -2 16 £338 +36.36% 13
North Yorkshire -13 1 £425 +30.76% 9
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 135 (54.66%) .NET
2 116 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (39.68%) C#
4 93 (37.65%) SQL Server
5 92 (37.25%) XML
6 91 (36.84%) SQL
7 79 (31.98%) MVC
8 77 (31.17%) JavaScript
8 77 (31.17%) ASP.NET
9 68 (27.53%) WCF
10 66 (26.72%) HTML
10 66 (26.72%) Java
11 61 (24.70%) jQuery
12 56 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 54 (21.86%) CSS
14 52 (21.05%) TDD
15 47 (19.03%) Finance
16 44 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
17 43 (17.41%) Windows
18 40 (16.19%) Oracle
18 40 (16.19%) NoSQL
19 39 (15.79%) Linux
20 36 (14.57%) MongoDB
21 35 (14.17%) Open Source
22 34 (13.77%) SOAP
23 33 (13.36%) Microsoft
23 33 (13.36%) Test Automation
23 33 (13.36%) BDD
24 31 (12.55%) QA
24 31 (12.55%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (10.12%) IIS
2 20 (8.10%) JBoss
2 20 (8.10%) Apache
3 19 (7.69%) CMS
4 15 (6.07%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (6.07%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.86%) WebSphere
6 12 (4.86%) Umbraco
7 9 (3.64%) Node.js
8 7 (2.83%) nginx
9 6 (2.43%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.02%) Confluence
11 4 (1.62%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.62%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.21%) CICS
12 3 (1.21%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.81%) Jetty
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (4.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.81%) Unica
2 2 (0.81%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (3.24%) Amazon S3
2 8 (3.24%) Route 53
2 8 (3.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.50%) Internet
2 17 (6.88%) Firewall
3 7 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (2.02%) HTTP
5 3 (1.21%) WAN
6 2 (0.81%) LDAP
6 2 (0.81%) AMQP
6 2 (0.81%) SSL
6 2 (0.81%) SAN
7 1 (0.40%) DMZ
7 1 (0.40%) CTI
7 1 (0.40%) Intranet
7 1 (0.40%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.40%) VPN
7 1 (0.40%) DNS
7 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (37.65%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.19%) NoSQL
3 36 (14.57%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.86%) Redis
6 12 (4.86%) Couchbase
7 10 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.05%) SimpleDB
8 9 (3.64%) MySQL
9 8 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.21%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.21%) DB2
12 3 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.21%) Adabas
12 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (6.88%) Selenium
3 16 (6.48%) Visual Studio
4 13 (5.26%) JUnit
4 13 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.45%) HP UFT
6 10 (4.05%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.24%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.24%) Sahi
7 8 (3.24%) WATIR
7 8 (3.24%) Subversion
7 8 (3.24%) Maven
8 7 (2.83%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.43%) JMeter
10 5 (2.02%) JIRA
10 5 (2.02%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.21%) LoadUI
11 3 (1.21%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.21%) ReSharper
General
1 47 (19.03%) Finance
2 10 (4.05%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.83%) Retail
3 7 (2.83%) Marketing
4 6 (2.43%) Games
5 2 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (53.85%) Developer
2 44 (17.81%) Analyst
2 44 (17.81%) .NET Developer
3 30 (12.15%) Test Analyst
4 23 (9.31%) Applications Developer
5 22 (8.91%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.50%) Software Developer
7 17 (6.88%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.67%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.86%) Architect
11 9 (3.64%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.64%) QA Analyst
12 8 (3.24%) Consultant
12 8 (3.24%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.24%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.24%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.24%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.83%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (54.66%) .NET
2 92 (37.25%) XML
3 77 (31.17%) ASP.NET
4 68 (27.53%) WCF
5 66 (26.72%) HTML
6 61 (24.70%) jQuery
7 56 (22.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (21.86%) CSS
9 34 (13.77%) SOAP
10 31 (12.55%) .NET Framework
11 28 (11.34%) REST
12 23 (9.31%) RESTful
13 20 (8.10%) Entity Framework
14 18 (7.29%) Spring
14 18 (7.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (6.88%) JSON
16 16 (6.48%) Hibernate
17 14 (5.67%) WSDL
18 12 (4.86%) Ajax
19 11 (4.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.64%) N-Tier
3 8 (3.24%) Clustering
4 7 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.43%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.02%) W3C
7 4 (1.62%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.81%) User Experience
9 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.81%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.81%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.81%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.40%) iPhone
10 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.41%) Windows
2 39 (15.79%) Linux
3 17 (6.88%) UNIX
4 8 (3.24%) Android
5 6 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) zOS
8 1 (0.40%) SUSE
8 1 (0.40%) Debian
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
8 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (31.98%) MVC
3 52 (21.05%) TDD
4 44 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (14.17%) Open Source
6 33 (13.36%) Test Automation
6 33 (13.36%) BDD
7 31 (12.55%) Software Engineering
8 24 (9.72%) Scrum
9 22 (8.91%) ITIL
9 22 (8.91%) Project Management
10 21 (8.50%) SOA
11 18 (7.29%) CRM
12 17 (6.88%) Kanban
13 13 (5.26%) Performance Testing
13 13 (5.26%) Automated Testing
13 13 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 13 (5.26%) DevOps
14 12 (4.86%) Configuration Management
15 11 (4.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 98 (39.68%) C#
2 91 (36.84%) SQL
3 77 (31.17%) JavaScript
4 66 (26.72%) Java
5 16 (6.48%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.07%) Python
7 13 (5.26%) Ruby
8 11 (4.45%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.05%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.02%) Perl
12 4 (1.62%) VB
12 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.62%) XPath
13 3 (1.21%) LotusScript
13 3 (1.21%) VB6
13 3 (1.21%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.21%) JCL
13 3 (1.21%) PHP
13 3 (1.21%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (2.83%) ISEB
2 5 (2.02%) Degree
3 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MCSD
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.55%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Squid
3 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (6.07%) Puppet
1 15 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (4.45%) Salt
3 7 (2.83%) HAProxy
3 7 (2.83%) Ansible
4 2 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.40%) SCOM
5 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (16.19%) Oracle
2 33 (13.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (6.48%) VMware
4 7 (2.83%) IBM
4 7 (2.83%) hybris
5 6 (2.43%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.02%) SAP
6 5 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.62%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.21%) Lotus
8 3 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.21%) HP
9 2 (0.81%) EMC
9 2 (0.81%) Cisco
9 2 (0.81%) Avaya
10 1 (0.40%) Software AG
10 1 (0.40%) Apple
10 1 (0.40%) KANA
10 1 (0.40%) Telerik
10 1 (0.40%) Chordiant
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