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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 49 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 59 66 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.40% 3.37% 4.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.19% 10.44% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 49
Median daily rate £413 £420 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.14% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +60.00%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 484 632 569
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.12% 32.26% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 459 348
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 53 £413 -8.33% 23
Halifax +1 3 £300 -7.69% 2
Bradford -9 2 - - 8
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 54 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (49.00%) Java
3 31 (31.00%) Jenkins
4 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
5 24 (24.00%) RESTful
6 23 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (23.00%) DevOps
6 23 (23.00%) C#
6 23 (23.00%) Linux
7 22 (22.00%) .NET
8 21 (21.00%) SOAP
8 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
9 19 (19.00%) REST
9 19 (19.00%) Spring
9 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
9 19 (19.00%) SQL
10 18 (18.00%) HTML
10 18 (18.00%) CSS
10 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 17 (17.00%) TDD
12 16 (16.00%) Puppet
13 15 (15.00%) BDD
13 15 (15.00%) Ruby
13 15 (15.00%) XML
13 15 (15.00%) Scrum
14 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
14 14 (14.00%) J2EE
14 14 (14.00%) Python
14 14 (14.00%) Maven

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 12 (12.00%) Apache
2 6 (6.00%) Mule
2 6 (6.00%) Mule ESB
3 5 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (5.00%) Confluence
4 4 (4.00%) CMS
5 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.00%) WordPress
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.00%) SAS
7 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.00%) HipChat
3 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.00%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.00%) Sage 50
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.00%) IaaS
3 6 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (4.00%) GitHub
5 4 (4.00%) Loggly
5 4 (4.00%) SaaS
5 4 (4.00%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (3.00%) PaaS
7 2 (2.00%) Google Play
7 2 (2.00%) iTunes
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.00%) CloudBees
8 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) HTTP
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.00%) AMQP
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) LDAP
3 2 (2.00%) Network Security
4 1 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.00%) DHCP
4 1 (1.00%) Extranet
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) FTP
4 1 (1.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.00%) SMTP
4 1 (1.00%) SSL
4 1 (1.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) MySQL
3 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.00%) Big Data
4 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (3.00%) QlikView
7 3 (3.00%) Riak
7 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.00%) DB2
8 2 (2.00%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (2.00%) Informix
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 31 (31.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (21.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (14.00%) Maven
4 8 (8.00%) Selenium
5 7 (7.00%) JIRA
5 7 (7.00%) JUnit
5 7 (7.00%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.00%) Grunt
6 6 (6.00%) Vagrant
7 5 (5.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.00%) Mockito
8 4 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.00%) jMock
10 2 (2.00%) NUnit
10 2 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (2.00%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.00%) Spock
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Banking
3 2 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (1.00%) iGaming
4 1 (1.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 59 (59.00%) Developer
2 21 (21.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.00%) Architect
5 9 (9.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Integration Developer
6 6 (6.00%) MuleSoft Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.00%) Tester
7 5 (5.00%) WCF Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (4.00%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) RESTful
2 22 (22.00%) .NET
3 21 (21.00%) SOAP
4 19 (19.00%) REST
4 19 (19.00%) Spring
5 18 (18.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (18.00%) CSS
5 18 (18.00%) HTML
6 15 (15.00%) XML
7 14 (14.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (14.00%) J2EE
8 11 (11.00%) HTML5
9 10 (10.00%) JMS
10 9 (9.00%) jQuery
10 9 (9.00%) WCF
11 8 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (8.00%) Hibernate
11 8 (8.00%) LAMP
11 8 (8.00%) Node.js
12 7 (7.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.00%) User Experience
3 5 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) iPad
5 2 (2.00%) RIA
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) Replication
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.00%) Linux
2 10 (10.00%) Android
3 7 (7.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.00%) CoreOS
7 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.00%) DevOps
3 18 (18.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.00%) TDD
5 15 (15.00%) BDD
5 15 (15.00%) Scrum
6 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
7 12 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 12 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (12.00%) SOA
8 11 (11.00%) MVC
9 8 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (8.00%) Kanban
9 8 (8.00%) Open Source
9 8 (8.00%) Project Management
9 8 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.00%) Web Development
10 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) Java
2 26 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.00%) C#
4 19 (19.00%) SQL
5 15 (15.00%) Ruby
6 14 (14.00%) Python
7 11 (11.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (11.00%) PHP
7 11 (11.00%) Scala
8 7 (7.00%) C++
9 6 (6.00%) Go
10 5 (5.00%) Groovy
10 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.00%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.00%) Apple Swift
12 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.00%) C
13 2 (2.00%) Korn
13 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.00%) MCSE
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) FATCA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) HDFS
3 1 (1.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (16.00%) Puppet
2 14 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.00%) Ansible
4 6 (6.00%) Salt
5 4 (4.00%) Nagios
5 4 (4.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.00%) SCOM
7 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.00%) Google
2 9 (9.00%) Rackspace
3 7 (7.00%) MuleSoft
3 7 (7.00%) SaltStack
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.00%) Splunk
5 5 (5.00%) Adobe
6 4 (4.00%) New Relic
6 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.00%) Sage
6 4 (4.00%) SAP
6 4 (4.00%) VMware
7 3 (3.00%) hybris
7 3 (3.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.00%) Solace
9 1 (1.00%) Kony
9 1 (1.00%) Magma
9 1 (1.00%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday