Period
to 20 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for API Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited API Integration over the 6 months to 20 June 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.

API Integration
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 147 150
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +15
Contract jobs citing API Integration 3 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.62% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.70% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 -
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

API Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,412 3,004 2,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 85.78% 88.56% 87.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,606 2,025 1,634
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £297 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 61 48
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +42.86% -15.52%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.81 £8.41
90th Percentile £28.73 £41.00 £30.66
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £20.31 £13.00
% change year-on-year -19.97% +56.19% -17.46%

API Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing API Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for API Integration in West Yorkshire

API Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing API Integration in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for API Integration in West Yorkshire

API Integration
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing API Integration within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Leeds +9 3 £395 +8.97% 1
API Integration
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing API Integration 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for API Integration.

1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (33.33%) Redux
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion

API Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (33.33%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Redux
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL