The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 111 127 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.76% 6.01% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.08% 24.14% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 79 66
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.19% +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 £34.50 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
650 526 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.87% 24.89% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 298 442
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £391 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Web Services
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 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
West Yorkshire -3 100 £350 +20.68% 50
South Yorkshire +2 5 £300 -14.89% 17
North Yorkshire +3 3 - - 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 107 (43.85%) .NET
2 85 (34.84%) C#
3 76 (31.15%) ASP.NET
4 67 (27.46%) SQL Server
5 61 (25.00%) SQL
6 57 (23.36%) JavaScript
7 55 (22.54%) XML
7 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (19.26%) MVC
8 47 (19.26%) Microsoft
9 46 (18.85%) Oracle
10 43 (17.62%) Java
10 43 (17.62%) WCF
11 40 (16.39%) Finance
12 37 (15.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (14.34%) .NET Framework
14 33 (13.52%) Software Engineering
14 33 (13.52%) HTML
15 32 (13.11%) SOAP
16 30 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (11.89%) VB.NET
18 27 (11.07%) CSS
18 27 (11.07%) MS Excel
19 26 (10.66%) PHP
19 26 (10.66%) Web Development
20 24 (9.84%) TDD
20 24 (9.84%) Visual Studio
20 24 (9.84%) Python
21 22 (9.02%) SOA
21 22 (9.02%) SharePoint

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 22 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.92%) Apache
3 10 (4.10%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.10%) CMS
3 10 (4.10%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (4.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (2.87%) Node.js
6 6 (2.46%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.05%) IIS
7 5 (2.05%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.05%) SugarCRM
7 5 (2.05%) Moodle
8 4 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.23%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.23%) WordPress
10 2 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.82%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.82%) Jetty
Applications
1 27 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.38%) MS Office
3 7 (2.87%) InfoPath
4 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Magento
1 6 (2.46%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.82%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.05%) Heroku
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.79%) Internet
2 8 (3.28%) DNS
3 7 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.05%) SSL
5 4 (1.64%) SSH
6 3 (1.23%) SAN
6 3 (1.23%) VPN
6 3 (1.23%) DHCP
6 3 (1.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.41%) HTTP
7 1 (0.41%) Intranet
7 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (27.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (5.74%) MySQL
4 10 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.10%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.69%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.05%) Couchbase
9 5 (2.05%) Redis
9 5 (2.05%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.05%) SimpleDB
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.82%) DB2
11 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.69%) Hudson
3 9 (3.69%) Subversion
4 8 (3.28%) Maven
4 8 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.05%) JUnit
6 4 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.64%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.82%) Log4j
7 2 (0.82%) Selenium
7 2 (0.82%) jMock
7 2 (0.82%) TestNG
7 2 (0.82%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.82%) EasyMock
7 2 (0.82%) Subclipse
7 2 (0.82%) MSTest
8 1 (0.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.41%) Moq
8 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (16.39%) Finance
2 13 (5.33%) Back Office
3 5 (2.05%) Electronics
4 4 (1.64%) Publishing
5 2 (0.82%) Banking
5 2 (0.82%) Retail
5 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 143 (58.61%) Developer
2 67 (27.46%) .NET Developer
3 25 (10.25%) Java Developer
4 23 (9.43%) Analyst
5 16 (6.56%) Software Engineer
5 16 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 13 (5.33%) C# Developer
6 13 (5.33%) Test Analyst
6 13 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (4.92%) Architect
8 11 (4.51%) Tester
8 11 (4.51%) PHP Developer
8 11 (4.51%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 10 (4.10%) SQL Developer
9 10 (4.10%) Web Developer
10 9 (3.69%) Administrator
10 9 (3.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.69%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (2.87%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (43.85%) .NET
2 76 (31.15%) ASP.NET
3 55 (22.54%) XML
4 43 (17.62%) WCF
5 37 (15.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (14.34%) .NET Framework
7 33 (13.52%) HTML
8 32 (13.11%) SOAP
9 27 (11.07%) CSS
10 22 (9.02%) J2EE
11 21 (8.61%) Hibernate
12 20 (8.20%) WinForms
12 20 (8.20%) Ajax
12 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (6.97%) Spring
14 16 (6.56%) jQuery
15 11 (4.51%) RESTful
16 10 (4.10%) Middleware
17 9 (3.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.74%) NHS
2 10 (4.10%) Client/Server
2 10 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.28%) Open Source
4 7 (2.87%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.64%) Handset
5 4 (1.64%) iPhone
5 4 (1.64%) iPad
5 4 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.82%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.82%) Replication
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) FMCG
8 1 (0.41%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.41%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.02%) Linux
2 15 (6.15%) Windows
3 9 (3.69%) UNIX
4 6 (2.46%) Android
4 6 (2.46%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.82%) AIX
7 2 (0.82%) Solaris
8 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (19.26%) MVC
3 33 (13.52%) Software Engineering
4 26 (10.66%) Web Development
5 24 (9.84%) TDD
6 22 (9.02%) Scrum
6 22 (9.02%) SOA
7 21 (8.61%) Automated Testing
8 20 (8.20%) OO
9 18 (7.38%) Dependency Injection
10 15 (6.15%) Test Scripting
10 15 (6.15%) Project Management
11 13 (5.33%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.33%) Test Strategy
12 12 (4.92%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.51%) Data Management
13 11 (4.51%) OOP
13 11 (4.51%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.51%) Kanban
14 10 (4.10%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.84%) C#
2 61 (25.00%) SQL
3 57 (23.36%) JavaScript
4 43 (17.62%) Java
5 29 (11.89%) VB.NET
6 26 (10.66%) PHP
7 24 (9.84%) Python
8 20 (8.20%) C++
9 18 (7.38%) Ruby
10 11 (4.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.28%) PHP5
11 8 (3.28%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.87%) VB
13 6 (2.46%) VB6
14 5 (2.05%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.05%) Perl
15 4 (1.64%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.41%) Groovy
17 1 (0.41%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.28%) ISEB
1 8 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.05%) Degree
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.64%) MCSE
4 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) QA
2 7 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.82%) vSphere
1 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (4.51%) Puppet
1 11 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.10%) Salt
3 7 (2.87%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.85%) Oracle
3 7 (2.87%) JBoss
3 7 (2.87%) Siebel
4 6 (2.46%) Perforce
4 6 (2.46%) Zend
5 5 (2.05%) Citrix
6 4 (1.64%) SAP
6 4 (1.64%) Twitter
6 4 (1.64%) Google
7 3 (1.23%) Facebook
7 3 (1.23%) VMware
7 3 (1.23%) IBM
8 2 (0.82%) HP
8 2 (0.82%) Symantec
8 2 (0.82%) Remedy
8 2 (0.82%) BMC
8 2 (0.82%) NetApp
8 2 (0.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.41%) Sun
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Leeds
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West Yorkshire
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