The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 50 46
Rank change year-on-year -12 -4  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 28 63 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.59% 4.27% 3.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.50% 10.50% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 50
Median daily rate £375 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.44% +11.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 431 600 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.83% 40.71% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 448 310
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Leeds

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Leeds

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (28.75%) .NET
4 21 (26.25%) C#
4 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
4 21 (26.25%) DevOps
5 19 (23.75%) SQL
5 19 (23.75%) Spring
5 19 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
6 18 (22.50%) SOAP
6 18 (22.50%) TDD
7 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
7 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
7 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
8 15 (18.75%) CSS
8 15 (18.75%) Scrum
9 14 (17.50%) HTML
9 14 (17.50%) RESTful
9 14 (17.50%) Ruby
9 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
10 13 (16.25%) REST
10 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
11 12 (15.00%) XML
11 12 (15.00%) Open Source
11 12 (15.00%) Test Automation
12 11 (13.75%) BDD
12 11 (13.75%) Kanban
12 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
12 11 (13.75%) Linux

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 8 (10.00%) Apache
2 6 (7.50%) Confluence
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
4 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.50%) WordPress
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.25%) nginx
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.25%) HipChat
1 1 (1.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.50%) IaaS
3 5 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.00%) GitHub
5 3 (3.75%) Loggly
5 3 (3.75%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (2.50%) SaaS
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.25%) Firebase
7 1 (1.25%) Force.com
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.25%) Firewall
1 1 (1.25%) LAN
1 1 (1.25%) MPLS
1 1 (1.25%) SAN
1 1 (1.25%) WAN
1 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.50%) MySQL
3 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.00%) Riak
6 3 (3.75%) Big Data
6 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.25%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.25%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.50%) Maven
4 7 (8.75%) JIRA
4 7 (8.75%) JUnit
4 7 (8.75%) Selenium
5 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.50%) SoapUI
6 5 (6.25%) Grunt
7 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.75%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.50%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.50%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.50%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.50%) jMock
9 2 (2.50%) Mockito
9 2 (2.50%) NUnit
9 2 (2.50%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 11 (13.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (56.25%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.75%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) .NET Team Leader
7 4 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Android Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) .NET
2 19 (23.75%) Spring
3 18 (22.50%) SOAP
4 15 (18.75%) CSS
5 14 (17.50%) AngularJS
5 14 (17.50%) HTML
5 14 (17.50%) RESTful
6 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
6 13 (16.25%) REST
7 12 (15.00%) XML
8 9 (11.25%) J2EE
9 8 (10.00%) HTML5
10 7 (8.75%) jQuery
10 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (7.50%) Apache Camel
11 6 (7.50%) CSS3
11 6 (7.50%) WCF
12 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
13 4 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (7.50%) User Experience
2 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.00%) iPad
4 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) DevOps
3 18 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 18 (22.50%) TDD
4 15 (18.75%) Scrum
5 12 (15.00%) Open Source
5 12 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (13.75%) BDD
6 11 (13.75%) Kanban
6 11 (13.75%) MVC
7 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.25%) Project Management
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.75%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.75%) User Stories
9 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
10 6 (7.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) Java
2 21 (26.25%) C#
3 19 (23.75%) SQL
4 17 (21.25%) JavaScript
5 14 (17.50%) Ruby
6 11 (13.75%) T-SQL
7 9 (11.25%) Python
7 9 (11.25%) Scala
8 8 (10.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (8.75%) PHP
10 6 (7.50%) C++
11 5 (6.25%) Go
12 3 (3.75%) Apple Swift
12 3 (3.75%) Groovy
12 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.25%) ABAP
13 1 (1.25%) Perl
13 1 (1.25%) VB
13 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.25%) CCDP
2 1 (1.25%) CCNP
2 1 (1.25%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.25%) CISM
2 1 (1.25%) CISSP
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
3 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Puppet
2 9 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.50%) Ansible
4 5 (6.25%) Salt
5 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.75%) Nagios
5 3 (3.75%) Prometheus
5 3 (3.75%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) Google
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle
1 8 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 6 (7.50%) SaltStack
3 4 (5.00%) Adobe
3 4 (5.00%) HP
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.75%) hybris
4 3 (3.75%) New Relic
4 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.75%) Splunk
4 3 (3.75%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) Citrix
6 1 (1.25%) Juniper
6 1 (1.25%) Magma
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) Symantec
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