Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for API Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited API Integration over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

API Integration
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 69 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 -
Contract jobs citing API Integration 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.23% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
South Yorkshire median daily rate £513 - £300
10th Percentile £446 - £275
90th Percentile £569 - £325
Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -10.67% - -31.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

API Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 727 649 872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 85.33% 82.68% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 356 609
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £225 £244 £268
90th Percentile £546 £597 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 34
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £16.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.13% -27.60% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £11.30 £10.87
90th Percentile £27.41 £43.50 £49.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

API Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing API Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for API Integration in South Yorkshire

API Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing API Integration in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for API Integration in South Yorkshire

API Integration
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing API Integration within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 1 £475 - 2
API Integration
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing API Integration 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for API Integration.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) XML-RPC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

API Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML-RPC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft