The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.82% 13.14% 8.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 54.55% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 6
Median daily rate - £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.09 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +39.69% +8.57%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 23 33 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 18.85% 24.09% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 24
Median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bradford

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) OSGi
1 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) React

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Extranet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) OLTP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) OSGi
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
1 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) ECMAScript
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM