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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 47 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 36 84 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.51% 4.08% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.73% 11.52% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 72 64
Median daily rate £388 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +19.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £521 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 535 729 539
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 37.33% 35.42% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 526 379
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -17 28 £375 -11.76% 21
Halifax +6 3 £315 -3.07% 3
Bradford -10 2 £480 +6.66% 3
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (46.32%) Java
3 25 (26.32%) .NET
4 23 (24.21%) C#
4 23 (24.21%) SOAP
4 23 (24.21%) Spring
5 21 (22.11%) SQL
5 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
5 21 (22.11%) DevOps
6 20 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
8 18 (18.95%) TDD
8 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
9 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
9 17 (17.89%) Scrum
10 16 (16.84%) RESTful
10 16 (16.84%) REST
11 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 15 (15.79%) Open Source
11 15 (15.79%) HTML
11 15 (15.79%) CSS
12 14 (14.74%) Ruby
13 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
13 13 (13.68%) XML
13 13 (13.68%) J2EE
14 12 (12.63%) Oracle
14 12 (12.63%) Linux
14 12 (12.63%) Python
14 12 (12.63%) Test Automation

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 8 (8.42%) Apache
2 6 (6.32%) Confluence
3 4 (4.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.11%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.05%) nginx
5 1 (1.05%) SAS
5 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.05%) HipChat
3 1 (1.05%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.16%) Sage 50
3 2 (2.11%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (1.05%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.42%) IaaS
3 5 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.21%) GitHub
4 4 (4.21%) SaaS
5 3 (3.16%) Loggly
5 3 (3.16%) PaaS
5 3 (3.16%) Sumo Logic
6 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.05%) Firebase
7 1 (1.05%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.05%) Firewall
1 1 (1.05%) HTTP
1 1 (1.05%) LAN
1 1 (1.05%) LDAP
1 1 (1.05%) MPLS
1 1 (1.05%) SAN
1 1 (1.05%) Skype
1 1 (1.05%) WAN
1 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.53%) MySQL
3 9 (9.47%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.47%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.26%) Big Data
5 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.21%) Riak
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.11%) QlikView
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.05%) DB2
8 1 (1.05%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Jenkins
2 17 (17.89%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.53%) Maven
4 7 (7.37%) JIRA
4 7 (7.37%) JUnit
4 7 (7.37%) Selenium
5 6 (6.32%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.32%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.26%) Grunt
7 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
8 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.11%) DbUnit
9 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
9 2 (2.11%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.11%) jMock
9 2 (2.11%) Mockito
9 2 (2.11%) NUnit
9 2 (2.11%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.11%) Toad
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Banking
2 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (51.58%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.68%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.63%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Architect
6 7 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) .NET Team Leader
8 4 (4.21%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (4.21%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) DevOps Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.32%) .NET
2 23 (24.21%) SOAP
2 23 (24.21%) Spring
3 16 (16.84%) REST
3 16 (16.84%) RESTful
4 15 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 15 (15.79%) CSS
4 15 (15.79%) HTML
5 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET
5 13 (13.68%) J2EE
5 13 (13.68%) XML
6 9 (9.47%) HTML5
7 8 (8.42%) Hibernate
7 8 (8.42%) jQuery
8 7 (7.37%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (6.32%) Apache Camel
9 6 (6.32%) CSS3
9 6 (6.32%) WCF
10 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.32%) User Experience
3 4 (4.21%) iPad
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
6 1 (1.05%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Linux
2 6 (6.32%) Windows
3 5 (5.26%) Android
4 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.11%) Unix
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (58.95%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.11%) DevOps
3 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
3 18 (18.95%) TDD
4 17 (17.89%) Scrum
5 15 (15.79%) Open Source
6 12 (12.63%) Test Automation
7 11 (11.58%) BDD
7 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.58%) Kanban
7 11 (11.58%) MVC
8 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.47%) Project Management
10 7 (7.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.37%) E-Commerce
10 7 (7.37%) SOA
10 7 (7.37%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.37%) User Stories
10 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (46.32%) Java
2 23 (24.21%) C#
3 21 (22.11%) SQL
4 18 (18.95%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.74%) Ruby
6 12 (12.63%) Python
7 11 (11.58%) T-SQL
8 9 (9.47%) Scala
9 8 (8.42%) Bash Shell
10 7 (7.37%) PHP
11 6 (6.32%) C++
12 5 (5.26%) Go
13 3 (3.16%) Apple Swift
13 3 (3.16%) Groovy
13 3 (3.16%) Objective-C
13 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.05%) ABAP
14 1 (1.05%) Perl
14 1 (1.05%) VB6
14 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (2.11%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.05%) CCDP
2 1 (1.05%) CCNP
2 1 (1.05%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.05%) CISM
2 1 (1.05%) CISSP
2 1 (1.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.05%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (9.47%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.05%) vSphere
3 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 9 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.32%) Ansible
4 5 (5.26%) Salt
5 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.16%) Nagios
5 3 (3.16%) Prometheus
5 3 (3.16%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (12.63%) Oracle
2 8 (8.42%) Google
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Rackspace
3 6 (6.32%) SaltStack
4 5 (5.26%) Sage
5 4 (4.21%) Adobe
5 4 (4.21%) HP
5 4 (4.21%) IBM
5 4 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.21%) SAP
6 3 (3.16%) hybris
6 3 (3.16%) New Relic
6 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.16%) Splunk
6 3 (3.16%) VMware
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco
7 2 (2.11%) Siebel
8 1 (1.05%) Magma
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
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