Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 18 38
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 43 72 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.52% 9.13% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.99% 25.62% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 49 37
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +17.74%
10th Percentile £375 £313 £270
90th Percentile £575 £525 £480
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 269 281 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 28.26% 35.61% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 176 208
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 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 -21 28 £450 -2.70% 7
Barnsley - 2 £450 -
Doncaster +1 1 £550 +45.70% 1
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Java
3 20 (46.51%) Spring
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (34.88%) REST
6 14 (32.56%) SOAP
6 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
6 14 (32.56%) Spring Boot
6 14 (32.56%) Java 8
7 13 (30.23%) Web Operations
8 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
8 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (27.91%) Microservices
9 10 (23.26%) HTTP
9 10 (23.26%) RESTful
9 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.93%) Open Source
10 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
10 9 (20.93%) SOA
10 9 (20.93%) SSL
10 9 (20.93%) Windows
10 9 (20.93%) Linux
11 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.60%) Puppet
11 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
12 7 (16.28%) Ansible
12 7 (16.28%) Docker
12 7 (16.28%) Kubernetes
12 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (16.28%) Finance

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 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (4.65%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) IaaS
3 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.65%) Office 365
4 1 (2.33%) Boomi
4 1 (2.33%) CloudBees
4 1 (2.33%) GitHub
4 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 9 (20.93%) SSL
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) DTS
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.28%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) jMock
5 1 (2.33%) Mockito
5 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Architect
2 15 (34.88%) Developer
3 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Azure Architect
8 3 (6.98%) WebOps Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Information Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Information Systems Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Portal Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Systems Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Web Architect
9 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Portal Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Java Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) Spring
2 15 (34.88%) REST
3 14 (32.56%) SOAP
3 14 (32.56%) Spring Boot
4 10 (23.26%) RESTful
5 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.63%) JSON
6 4 (9.30%) J2EE
7 3 (6.98%) CSS
7 3 (6.98%) EJB
7 3 (6.98%) HTML
7 3 (6.98%) JDBC
7 3 (6.98%) JPA
7 3 (6.98%) JSP
7 3 (6.98%) JSR 168
7 3 (6.98%) Servlets
7 3 (6.98%) Struts
8 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (4.65%) JMS
8 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) DataPower
1 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (30.23%) Web Operations
4 12 (27.91%) Microservices
5 9 (20.93%) Open Source
5 9 (20.93%) SOA
6 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
7 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.95%) User Stories
9 4 (9.30%) Business Transformation
9 4 (9.30%) CRM
9 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.30%) OO
10 3 (6.98%) BDD
10 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Scrum
10 3 (6.98%) TDD
10 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) Java 8
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.33%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 7 (16.28%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) IBM
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) hybris
3 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.65%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) SAP