Period
to 22 October 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 22 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.

Web Services
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 32 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 32 42 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.73% 5.28% 6.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.16% 21.21% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 56
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +27.34%
10th Percentile £375 £358 £325
90th Percentile £575 £575 £534
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 - £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 226 198 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.31% 24.91% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 130 291
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £268 £286 £290
90th Percentile £538 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -10.24% +138.30% -58.04%

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 October 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 22 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 -13 19 £413 -8.33% 11
Doncaster -3 1 £400 +5.26% 6
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (81.25%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) REST
3 22 (68.75%) Java 8
4 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (65.63%) Spring
5 16 (50.00%) Docker
6 15 (46.88%) Ansible
6 15 (46.88%) Microservices
6 15 (46.88%) Spring Boot
7 14 (43.75%) SOAP
8 13 (40.63%) SOA
9 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (34.38%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
11 10 (31.25%) Puppet
11 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
12 9 (28.13%) DevOps
12 9 (28.13%) Apache Camel
13 8 (25.00%) Finance
13 8 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (25.00%) JMS
14 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
14 7 (21.88%) SQL
14 7 (21.88%) Migration
14 7 (21.88%) Apache ServiceMix
15 6 (18.75%) DataPower
15 6 (18.75%) Apache CXF
15 6 (18.75%) Linux
15 6 (18.75%) IBM
16 5 (15.63%) OOA/OOD

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 7 (21.88%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.13%) Jetty
2 1 (3.13%) Mule
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Boomi
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) Ant
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
4 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Mockito
4 1 (3.13%) Selenium
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Architect
3 10 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Automation Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.13%) NoSQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) REST
2 21 (65.63%) Spring
3 15 (46.88%) Spring Boot
4 14 (43.75%) SOAP
5 9 (28.13%) Apache Camel
6 8 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (25.00%) JMS
7 6 (18.75%) Apache CXF
8 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) RESTful
9 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.25%) HTML
10 2 (6.25%) jQuery
10 2 (6.25%) JSON
10 2 (6.25%) Kafka
10 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) DataPower
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Robotics
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Microservices
3 13 (40.63%) SOA
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (34.38%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (28.13%) DevOps
7 7 (21.88%) Data Modelling
7 7 (21.88%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (15.63%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (12.50%) OO
9 4 (12.50%) TDD
10 3 (9.38%) API Development
10 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
11 2 (6.25%) BDD
11 2 (6.25%) Decision-Making
11 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
11 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Java 8
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Sun Certification
2 2 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) Ansible
2 10 (31.25%) Kubernetes
2 10 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Blue Prism
2 2 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.13%) SAP