Period
to 22 October 2018

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 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.

API Integration
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 143 168
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 +14
Contract jobs citing API Integration 20 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.58% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £320 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% -11.76% -34.62%
10th Percentile £300 £375 £323
90th Percentile £538 £386 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -10.67% - -31.82%
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 3,026 2,526 3,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.12% 86.48% 88.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,071 1,745 2,179
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £264 £275
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 57 62
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £8.69 £10.23
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +4.78%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing API Integration in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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
Leeds +3 16 £321 -14.33% 4
Bradford - 4 £320 -
API Integration
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) CRM
5 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (25.00%) Apex Code
5 5 (25.00%) REST
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (20.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (20.00%) SOQL
6 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
6 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 4 (20.00%) Force.com
6 4 (20.00%) Visualforce
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Ethereum
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Magento
1 3 (15.00%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Force.com
1 4 (20.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Extranet
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Magento Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) CSS
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Visualforce
6 3 (15.00%) JSON
6 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 3 (15.00%) XHTML
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) Smart Contracts
8 1 (5.00%) Spring
8 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) DataPower
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) CRM
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Email Marketing
4 4 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Open Source
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) API Development
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Data Privacy
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) SOQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Go
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.00%) WooCommerce