Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 23 34
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 34 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.58% 6.93% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.13% 22.80% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 44
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £375 £358 £339
90th Percentile £575 £568 £549
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 259 250 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 27.26% 30.38% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 168 263
South Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.54% -2.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £268 £269 £292
90th Percentile £538 £575 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £11.60
% change year-on-year -3.03% +255.60% -66.86%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -25 16 £444 -11.25% 10
Barnsley - 2 £450 -
Doncaster +1 1 £550 +44.74% 4
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 19 (55.88%) REST
4 18 (52.94%) Java 8
5 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (47.06%) Microservices
6 16 (47.06%) Spring Boot
6 16 (47.06%) SOAP
7 15 (44.12%) SOA
8 13 (38.24%) Kubernetes
8 13 (38.24%) Ansible
8 13 (38.24%) Docker
8 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
8 13 (38.24%) Puppet
8 13 (38.24%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (29.41%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
11 8 (23.53%) IBM
11 8 (23.53%) DataPower
12 6 (17.65%) RESTful
12 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) Web Operations
13 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
13 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
13 5 (14.71%) Open Source
13 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation

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 2 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) Mule
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Boomi
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) SSL
2 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Architect
2 16 (47.06%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Information Systems Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) NoSQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior WebOps Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) WebOps Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 19 (55.88%) REST
3 16 (47.06%) SOAP
3 16 (47.06%) Spring Boot
4 6 (17.65%) RESTful
5 4 (11.76%) JSON
6 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) HTML
7 2 (5.88%) JMS
8 1 (2.94%) .NET
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) HTML5
8 1 (2.94%) Node.js
8 1 (2.94%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) DataPower
2 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (47.06%) Microservices
4 15 (44.12%) SOA
5 13 (38.24%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) Web Operations
8 5 (14.71%) Business Transformation
8 5 (14.71%) Open Source
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) CRM
9 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) OO
10 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
10 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Java
2 18 (52.94%) Java 8
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) Sun Certification
3 3 (8.82%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) Ansible
1 13 (38.24%) Kubernetes
1 13 (38.24%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore