Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 74 33
Rank change year-on-year -10 -41 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 76 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.51% 2.90% 5.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.10% 7.55% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 62 150
Leeds median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £313 £265 £263
90th Percentile £583 £515 £514
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £25.00
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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 803 1007 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.41% 38.46% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 721 756
Leeds median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £513 £538 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 November 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 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Java
3 22 (38.60%) Spring
4 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 18 (31.58%) Oracle
6 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (29.82%) Scrum
6 17 (29.82%) DevOps
7 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
7 16 (28.07%) .NET
8 15 (26.32%) SQL
8 15 (26.32%) C#
9 13 (22.81%) MySQL
9 13 (22.81%) Finance
9 13 (22.81%) Hibernate
10 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
10 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
11 11 (19.30%) HTML
11 11 (19.30%) Maven
12 10 (17.54%) JIRA
12 10 (17.54%) CSS
12 10 (17.54%) RESTful
12 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
13 9 (15.79%) Open Source
13 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
13 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
13 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.04%) Unix
14 8 (14.04%) WCF

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 9 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.02%) Confluence
2 4 (7.02%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.26%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) Jupyter
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) IaaS
3 5 (8.77%) GitHub
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.02%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (5.26%) Loggly
5 3 (5.26%) PaaS
5 3 (5.26%) Serverless
5 3 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (3.51%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.75%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.75%) Firebase
7 1 (1.75%) Force.com
7 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) MySQL
2 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
5 7 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.26%) Redis
8 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.75%) Event Store
9 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.75%) Riak
9 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 11 (19.30%) Maven
4 10 (17.54%) JIRA
5 5 (8.77%) Gradle
6 4 (7.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.02%) JUnit
6 4 (7.02%) Mockito
6 4 (7.02%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.51%) Flyway
7 2 (3.51%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.75%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.75%) GitLab
8 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.75%) jMock
8 1 (1.75%) Subversion
8 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Local Government
3 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Developer
2 19 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C# WCF Developer
5 7 (12.28%) WCF Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Architect
6 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.02%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) Spring
2 16 (28.07%) .NET
3 13 (22.81%) Hibernate
4 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
5 11 (19.30%) HTML
6 10 (17.54%) CSS
6 10 (17.54%) RESTful
7 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.04%) JSON
8 8 (14.04%) REST
8 8 (14.04%) WCF
9 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
9 7 (12.28%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (10.53%) React
10 6 (10.53%) SOAP
10 6 (10.53%) XML
11 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (8.77%) Node.js
12 4 (7.02%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) AS400
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Unix
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) MVS
4 1 (1.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 17 (29.82%) DevOps
3 17 (29.82%) Scrum
4 9 (15.79%) Open Source
5 8 (14.04%) TDD
6 6 (10.53%) API Integration
6 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.53%) CRM
6 6 (10.53%) Microservices
6 6 (10.53%) MVC
7 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) OO
8 4 (7.02%) Change Management
8 4 (7.02%) Kanban
9 3 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (5.26%) BPMN
9 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
9 3 (5.26%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) C#
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) COBOL
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.26%) C++
5 3 (5.26%) Go
5 3 (5.26%) PHP
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby
5 3 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
1 2 (3.51%) CCDP
1 2 (3.51%) CCNP
1 2 (3.51%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.51%) CISM
1 2 (3.51%) CISSP
1 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) APMG
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
2 5 (8.77%) Terraform
3 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.26%) Nagios
4 3 (5.26%) Prometheus
4 3 (5.26%) Rancher
4 3 (5.26%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Google
4 4 (7.02%) Splunk
5 3 (5.26%) MuleSoft
5 3 (5.26%) New Relic
5 3 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat