Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 67 36
Rank change year-on-year -12 -31 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 83 119 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.72% 3.30% 4.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.69% 9.54% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 172
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £316 £266 £263
90th Percentile £541 £515 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +1.82% +17.86% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £25.00
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 955 1248 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.27% 34.65% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 894 900
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £527 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
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 West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in West Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in West Yorkshire

Web Services
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 Web Services within the West 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
Leeds -10 57 £375 -6.25% 15
Bradford -2 7 £480 +20.00% 5
Halifax +6 2 - - 4
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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (54.22%) Java
3 27 (32.53%) Spring
4 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
5 25 (30.12%) Scrum
6 21 (25.30%) C#
6 21 (25.30%) Amazon AWS
6 21 (25.30%) DevOps
7 20 (24.10%) SQL
8 19 (22.89%) Oracle
8 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
9 18 (21.69%) Hibernate
10 17 (20.48%) .NET
10 17 (20.48%) RESTful
10 17 (20.48%) Jenkins
11 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
11 16 (19.28%) Open Source
11 16 (19.28%) HTML
12 15 (18.07%) CSS
13 14 (16.87%) MySQL
13 14 (16.87%) TDD
13 14 (16.87%) Finance
13 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
14 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
14 13 (15.66%) MongoDB
15 12 (14.46%) REST
15 12 (14.46%) Maven
15 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (14.46%) Docker
16 11 (13.25%) Relational Database

Web Services
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 10 (12.05%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (6.02%) Confluence
4 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.61%) GlassFish
5 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.20%) Apache
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Jupyter
7 1 (1.20%) nginx
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.43%) PaaS
3 6 (7.23%) IaaS
4 5 (6.02%) GitHub
5 4 (4.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.82%) SaaS
6 3 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.61%) Loggly
6 3 (3.61%) Serverless
6 3 (3.61%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (2.41%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.20%) CloudBees
8 1 (1.20%) Firebase
8 1 (1.20%) Force.com
8 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) LDAP
1 2 (2.41%) SSH
1 2 (2.41%) SSL
2 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) MySQL
2 13 (15.66%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
5 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.82%) Big Data
9 3 (3.61%) Pentaho
9 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.61%) Redis
10 1 (1.20%) Event Store
10 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.20%) Riak
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.46%) Maven
4 11 (13.25%) JIRA
5 6 (7.23%) JUnit
6 5 (6.02%) Gradle
6 5 (6.02%) Mockito
6 5 (6.02%) SonarQube
7 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.82%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.61%) Flyway
8 3 (3.61%) Gerrit
8 3 (3.61%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (3.61%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.41%) GitLab
9 2 (2.41%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.41%) TestNG
9 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Banking
2 4 (4.82%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (50.60%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.87%) Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) C# Developer
5 9 (10.84%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) C# WCF Developer
7 7 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) WCF Developer
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.82%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.82%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) Spring
2 18 (21.69%) Hibernate
3 17 (20.48%) .NET
3 17 (20.48%) RESTful
4 16 (19.28%) HTML
5 15 (18.07%) CSS
6 14 (16.87%) AngularJS
7 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
8 12 (14.46%) REST
9 11 (13.25%) JSON
9 11 (13.25%) SOAP
10 10 (12.05%) Node.js
10 10 (12.05%) React
10 10 (12.05%) XML
11 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
11 8 (9.64%) HTML5
11 8 (9.64%) J2EE
11 8 (9.64%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (9.64%) WCF
12 7 (8.43%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) User Experience
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.82%) iPad
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) DataPower
5 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.41%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.41%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.20%) AS400
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Unix
2 5 (6.02%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.20%) MVS
4 1 (1.20%) VMS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Scrum
3 21 (25.30%) DevOps
4 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.28%) Open Source
6 14 (16.87%) TDD
7 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
9 8 (9.64%) BDD
9 8 (9.64%) Microservices
10 7 (8.43%) Kanban
10 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.43%) MVC
11 6 (7.23%) API Integration
11 6 (7.23%) CRM
11 6 (7.23%) OO
12 5 (6.02%) Change Management
13 4 (4.82%) Collaborative Working
13 4 (4.82%) Test Automation
14 3 (3.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 45 (54.22%) Java
2 26 (31.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.30%) C#
4 20 (24.10%) SQL
5 9 (10.84%) Python
6 8 (9.64%) C++
7 7 (8.43%) Ruby
8 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.02%) COBOL
9 5 (6.02%) Scala
10 4 (4.82%) Groovy
11 3 (3.61%) Go
11 3 (3.61%) PHP
12 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.20%) ABAP
13 1 (1.20%) C
13 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.41%) CCDP
2 2 (2.41%) CCNP
2 2 (2.41%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.41%) CISM
2 2 (2.41%) CISSP
2 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) APMG
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) Puppet
2 5 (6.02%) Ansible
2 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.02%) Terraform
3 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.61%) Nagios
4 3 (3.61%) Prometheus
4 3 (3.61%) Rancher
4 3 (3.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) Google
4 4 (4.82%) IBM
4 4 (4.82%) Splunk
5 3 (3.61%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.61%) New Relic
5 3 (3.61%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Informatica
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) Talend
7 1 (1.20%) SAP
7 1 (1.20%) Twitter