Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Web Services
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 24 26
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 73 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.86% 6.05% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.39% 16.94% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 58 78
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +25.93% +9.76%
10th Percentile £358 £326 £263
90th Percentile £575 £515 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +1.82% +17.86% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -41.18%

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 174 431 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.96% 35.71% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 312 188
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% +13.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £274
90th Percentile £576 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +244.83% -42.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -10 30 £435 +2.35% 7
Doncaster - 2 £575 - 2
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 9 (28.13%) RESTful
6 9 (28.13%) XML
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) REST
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) SOAP
7 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) Java EE
8 7 (21.88%) Selenium
8 7 (21.88%) HTML
8 7 (21.88%) Oracle
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.88%) DevOps
8 7 (21.88%) React
9 6 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (18.75%) Angular 2
9 6 (18.75%) CSS3
9 6 (18.75%) BDD
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
9 6 (18.75%) Scrum
9 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (18.75%) HTML5
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery

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 3 (9.38%) JBoss
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.13%) ProC
5 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Integration Developer
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Information Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) REST
1 9 (28.13%) RESTful
1 9 (28.13%) XML
2 8 (25.00%) CSS
2 8 (25.00%) SOAP
3 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
3 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) Java EE
3 7 (21.88%) React
4 6 (18.75%) .NET
4 6 (18.75%) Angular 2
4 6 (18.75%) CSS3
4 6 (18.75%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) J2EE
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) JSP
5 5 (15.63%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
5 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) BDD
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (18.75%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 4 (12.50%) Microservices
8 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) SOLID
8 4 (12.50%) Ticket Management
8 4 (12.50%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
9 3 (9.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) PHP
5 3 (9.38%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) X++
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.13%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCSD
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Adobe
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) SAP