Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 17 January 2019 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 33 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 39 38 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.26% 4.55% 7.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.23% 19.79% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 68
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £358 £247
90th Percentile £554 £575 £658
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.12% +14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 274 192 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 29.91% 22.97% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 129 292
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.19 - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -5.00% +169.09% -29.21%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in South Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in South Yorkshire

Web Services
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 Web Services within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 -6 30 £450 +13.56% 13
Doncaster -1 1 £400 -30.43% 4
Barnsley - 1 - - 1
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 27 (69.23%) REST
2 25 (64.10%) Java
3 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (43.59%) Docker
4 17 (43.59%) DevOps
5 16 (41.03%) Java 8
6 15 (38.46%) Spring
7 14 (35.90%) Ansible
8 12 (30.77%) Apache Camel
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 12 (30.77%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) .NET
9 11 (28.21%) JMS
9 11 (28.21%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (28.21%) Bash Shell
9 11 (28.21%) Apache CXF
10 10 (25.64%) Migration
10 10 (25.64%) Apache ServiceMix
11 9 (23.08%) C#
11 9 (23.08%) SOAP
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Microservices
12 8 (20.51%) Spring Boot
13 7 (17.95%) CSS
13 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
13 7 (17.95%) IBM
14 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
14 6 (15.38%) MVC
14 6 (15.38%) SOA

Web Services
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.64%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.56%) Jetty
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 3 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.13%) Bluetooth
3 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Maven
3 3 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.13%) git-flow
4 2 (5.13%) Xcode
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Gradle
5 1 (2.56%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.56%) JMeter
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Mockito
5 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (74.36%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Automation Developer
6 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.56%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.56%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.56%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) REST
2 15 (38.46%) Spring
3 12 (30.77%) Apache Camel
4 11 (28.21%) .NET
4 11 (28.21%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (28.21%) Apache CXF
4 11 (28.21%) JMS
5 9 (23.08%) SOAP
6 8 (20.51%) Spring Boot
7 7 (17.95%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
9 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (12.82%) Node.js
10 4 (10.26%) JAX-WS
10 4 (10.26%) jQuery
10 4 (10.26%) XML
11 3 (7.69%) Java EE
11 3 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) User Experience
2 4 (10.26%) DataPower
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.13%) Robotics
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) DevOps
3 10 (25.64%) Migration
4 8 (20.51%) Microservices
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (10.26%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
8 3 (7.69%) AOP
8 3 (7.69%) Change Management
8 3 (7.69%) Computer Security
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) Java 8
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) Bash Shell
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Python
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) Ansible
2 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
3 4 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) IBM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Blue Prism
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore