Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -23
Contract jobs citing Web Services 8 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.64% 7.39% 2.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.69% 29.82% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 11
Bradford median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -12.23%
10th Percentile £438 £358 £288
90th Percentile £498 £425 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £25.00

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 51 57 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 23.18% 24.78% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 57
Bradford median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £283
90th Percentile £475 £450 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bradford median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -14.29% -47.50%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

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 22 January 2018, 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 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
1 4 (50.00%) Domain Models
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SAP ALE
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (25.00%) BAPI
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) EDI
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) ABAP
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) IDoc
3 2 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful

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 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (25.00%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) BAPI
1 2 (25.00%) EDI
1 2 (25.00%) IDoc
1 2 (25.00%) SAP ALE
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Domain Models
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ABAP
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Google