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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Rank 38 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.12% 3.80% 4.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.44% 10.64% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 32
Median daily rate £413 £420 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +6.75% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £57.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.68% +62.85%  

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 418 498 458
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.14% 35.72% 39.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 371 297
Median daily rate £375 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Leeds

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) Java
3 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
4 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
5 21 (25.93%) DevOps
6 20 (24.69%) RESTful
6 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (24.69%) SOAP
7 19 (23.46%) Linux
8 18 (22.22%) REST
8 18 (22.22%) Spring
9 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
9 17 (20.99%) TDD
9 17 (20.99%) CSS
10 16 (19.75%) C#
10 16 (19.75%) HTML
10 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
11 15 (18.52%) SQL
11 15 (18.52%) Scrum
11 15 (18.52%) Ruby
11 15 (18.52%) BDD
12 14 (17.28%) Puppet
12 14 (17.28%) Maven
12 14 (17.28%) .NET
12 14 (17.28%) Python
13 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
13 13 (16.05%) J2EE
13 13 (16.05%) XML
14 12 (14.81%) Apache

Web Services
Top Related 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 12 (14.81%) Apache
2 6 (7.41%) Mule
2 6 (7.41%) Mule ESB
3 5 (6.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (4.94%) CMS
4 4 (4.94%) Confluence
5 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.47%) WordPress
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.23%) nginx
6 1 (1.23%) SAS
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.23%) HipChat
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.23%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (4.94%) GitHub
3 4 (4.94%) Loggly
3 4 (4.94%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (2.47%) Google Play
4 2 (2.47%) iTunes
4 2 (2.47%) Office 365
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.23%) CloudBees
5 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) AMQP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) Network Security
4 1 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) MySQL
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.70%) Riak
6 2 (2.47%) Informix
6 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.23%) HBase
7 1 (1.23%) Redis
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
2 21 (25.93%) Git (software)
3 14 (17.28%) Maven
4 8 (9.88%) Selenium
5 7 (8.64%) JUnit
5 7 (8.64%) SoapUI
6 6 (7.41%) Grunt
6 6 (7.41%) JIRA
7 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.17%) Mockito
8 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.47%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.47%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.47%) Gradle
10 2 (2.47%) jMock
10 2 (2.47%) NUnit
10 2 (2.47%) Spock
10 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) iGaming
4 1 (1.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 48 (59.26%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.64%) Architect
4 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Integration Developer
4 6 (7.41%) MuleSoft Developer
4 6 (7.41%) Tester
5 5 (6.17%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Android Developer
5 5 (6.17%) Automation Tester
6 4 (4.94%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (4.94%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (4.94%) iOS Developer
6 4 (4.94%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Digital Architect
7 3 (3.70%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (3.70%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (3.70%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.69%) RESTful
1 20 (24.69%) SOAP
2 18 (22.22%) REST
2 18 (22.22%) Spring
3 17 (20.99%) CSS
4 16 (19.75%) AngularJS
4 16 (19.75%) HTML
5 14 (17.28%) .NET
6 13 (16.05%) J2EE
6 13 (16.05%) XML
7 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 9 (11.11%) HTML5
8 8 (9.88%) Hibernate
8 8 (9.88%) JMS
8 8 (9.88%) jQuery
8 8 (9.88%) LAMP
9 7 (8.64%) CSS3
9 7 (8.64%) Gherkin
9 7 (8.64%) Middleware
9 7 (8.64%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (8.64%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) iPad
4 2 (2.47%) RIA
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.46%) Linux
2 9 (11.11%) Android
3 7 (8.64%) Apple iOS
4 6 (7.41%) Windows
5 5 (6.17%) Unix
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.23%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (61.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.93%) DevOps
3 17 (20.99%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.99%) TDD
4 15 (18.52%) BDD
4 15 (18.52%) Scrum
5 13 (16.05%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (12.35%) MVC
7 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.11%) Kanban
7 9 (11.11%) Open Source
8 8 (9.88%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.88%) Project Management
8 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.88%) User Stories
9 7 (8.64%) Android Development
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.02%) Java
2 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.75%) C#
4 15 (18.52%) Ruby
4 15 (18.52%) SQL
5 14 (17.28%) Python
6 11 (13.58%) Bash Shell
6 11 (13.58%) PHP
6 11 (13.58%) Scala
7 7 (8.64%) C++
8 6 (7.41%) Go
9 5 (6.17%) Groovy
10 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.70%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.47%) C
12 2 (2.47%) Korn
12 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.23%) Perl
13 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) FATCA
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.23%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) HDFS
3 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) Puppet
2 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.64%) Ansible
4 6 (7.41%) Salt
5 4 (4.94%) Nagios
5 4 (4.94%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Google
1 9 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 7 (8.64%) MuleSoft
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle
2 7 (8.64%) SaltStack
3 5 (6.17%) Adobe
4 4 (4.94%) New Relic
4 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 4 (4.94%) Splunk
4 4 (4.94%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) hybris
6 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.47%) Solace
7 1 (1.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.23%) Kony
7 1 (1.23%) Magma
7 1 (1.23%) Sage
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago