Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 77 73
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 -40
Contract jobs citing Web Services 92 56 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.85% 2.50% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.18% 7.02% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 61
Leeds median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £263
90th Percentile £630 £584 £515
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 904 798 1,003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.87% 35.66% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 629 721
Leeds median daily rate £418 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £513 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 - £13.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 39 (42.39%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.35%) Java
3 27 (29.35%) SQL
4 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.91%) C#
6 21 (22.83%) HTML
6 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (20.65%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (19.57%) CSS
8 18 (19.57%) SOAP
9 17 (18.48%) .NET
9 17 (18.48%) Amazon S3
9 17 (18.48%) Degree
9 17 (18.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 17 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (17.39%) Scrum
11 15 (16.30%) REST
11 15 (16.30%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (16.30%) Serverless
12 14 (15.22%) Linux
12 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
13 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
13 13 (14.13%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (14.13%) Terraform
14 12 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (13.04%) Python
15 11 (11.96%) Firewall
15 11 (11.96%) MVC
15 11 (11.96%) Finance

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 (8.70%) Confluence
2 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.26%) Apache
4 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.09%) CMS
5 1 (1.09%) Ethereum
5 1 (1.09%) nginx
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (42.39%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (20.65%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (18.48%) Amazon S3
3 17 (18.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (16.30%) Serverless
5 13 (14.13%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (11.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (5.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (5.43%) IaaS
10 4 (4.35%) Force.com
10 4 (4.35%) Office 365
10 4 (4.35%) PaaS
10 4 (4.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (3.26%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (3.26%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (3.26%) SaaS
12 2 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.17%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Firewall
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) DHCP
4 1 (1.09%) SSL
4 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (5.43%) Amazon Aurora
5 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.43%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.35%) Data Lake
6 4 (4.35%) MySQL
6 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.26%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.26%) Pentaho
7 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.17%) Big Data
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.17%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.61%) JIRA
3 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.43%) Maven
4 5 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.35%) Mockito
5 4 (4.35%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.26%) JUnit
6 3 (3.26%) MSTest
6 3 (3.26%) NUnit
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (3.26%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.17%) jMock
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.17%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 41 (44.57%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) .NET Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Consultant
3 12 (13.04%) Architect
4 9 (9.78%) AWS Architect
4 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
5 8 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (6.52%) AWS Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Salesforce Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) HTML
2 18 (19.57%) CSS
2 18 (19.57%) SOAP
3 17 (18.48%) .NET
4 15 (16.30%) REST
5 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.96%) RESTful
6 11 (11.96%) XML
7 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (9.78%) JSON
8 7 (7.61%) Spring Boot
8 7 (7.61%) Visualforce
8 7 (7.61%) WCF
9 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.43%) Node.js
9 5 (5.43%) Spring
10 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (3.26%) jQuery
11 3 (3.26%) PySpark
11 3 (3.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) CMDB
6 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Linux
2 8 (8.70%) Unix
2 8 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Android
3 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.17%) VMS
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (17.39%) Scrum
4 11 (11.96%) Auto-Scaling
4 11 (11.96%) MVC
5 10 (10.87%) Change Management
5 10 (10.87%) DevOps
5 10 (10.87%) SOA
5 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 9 (9.78%) Open Source
6 9 (9.78%) TDD
7 8 (8.70%) Microservices
7 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.61%) ETL
8 7 (7.61%) IT Strategy
9 6 (6.52%) Analytics
9 6 (6.52%) BDD
9 6 (6.52%) OO
9 6 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.35%) Java
1 27 (29.35%) SQL
2 26 (28.26%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.91%) C#
4 12 (13.04%) Python
5 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.61%) Apex Code
6 7 (7.61%) SOQL
7 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.26%) Java 8
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby
9 2 (2.17%) COBOL
9 2 (2.17%) Go
9 2 (2.17%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.43%) CISM
3 5 (5.43%) CISSP
4 4 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.26%) AWS Certification
5 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.09%) PMO
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.96%) Docker
2 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) Terraform
2 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.35%) Puppet
3 3 (3.26%) Ansible
3 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.09%) Grafana
5 1 (1.09%) Graylog
5 1 (1.09%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.43%) Google
5 4 (4.35%) Splunk
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.17%) Telerik
8 1 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.09%) Databricks
8 1 (1.09%) IBM
8 1 (1.09%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (1.09%) SAP