Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 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.

Web Services
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 65 65
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -29
Contract jobs citing Web Services 116 96 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.39% 3.17% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.83% 10.07% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 84
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £263
90th Percentile £615 £534 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £414
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.32% +15.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 1,180 953 1,215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.44% 31.44% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 712 862
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +1.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £285
90th Percentile £550 £525 £530
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £24.23 £14.69
% change year-on-year -27.76% +64.94% -30.06%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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 +27 89 £425 +9.68% 27
Bradford -14 12 £463 -3.65% 8
Halifax +1 4 - - 1
Huddersfield - 3 £375 - 5
Wakefield - 3 £339 - 2
Brighouse - 1 £263 -
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 44 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (32.76%) Java
4 33 (28.45%) SQL
5 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (23.28%) C#
7 26 (22.41%) .NET
8 25 (21.55%) SOAP
8 25 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (18.97%) REST
10 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (18.10%) HTML
11 20 (17.24%) Scrum
12 19 (16.38%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (15.52%) CSS
14 17 (14.66%) Amazon S3
14 17 (14.66%) Degree
14 17 (14.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET
15 16 (13.79%) XML
15 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
16 15 (12.93%) Oracle
16 15 (12.93%) Docker
16 15 (12.93%) Amazon RDS
16 15 (12.93%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (12.93%) Serverless
17 14 (12.07%) Microservices
17 14 (12.07%) Linux
18 13 (11.21%) Python
18 13 (11.21%) SOA

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 (6.90%) Confluence
2 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.59%) Apache
4 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.86%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
5 1 (0.86%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.86%) nginx
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.38%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (14.66%) Amazon S3
3 17 (14.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (12.93%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (12.93%) Serverless
5 12 (10.34%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (9.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (4.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (4.31%) IaaS
8 5 (4.31%) SaaS
9 4 (3.45%) Force.com
9 4 (3.45%) PaaS
9 4 (3.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 3 (2.59%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (2.59%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.72%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (1.72%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.72%) DNS
2 2 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (0.86%) DHCP
3 1 (0.86%) Extranet
3 1 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) Intranet
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (5.17%) MySQL
5 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.31%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.45%) Big Data
7 4 (3.45%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.59%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.59%) Pentaho
8 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.03%) JIRA
4 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.31%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.45%) Maven
6 4 (3.45%) Subversion
7 3 (2.59%) JUnit
7 3 (2.59%) Mockito
7 3 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.59%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.72%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.72%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.72%) jMock
8 2 (1.72%) JSUnit
8 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.72%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Marketing
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Front Office
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (48.28%) Developer
2 24 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 18 (15.52%) Architect
4 15 (12.93%) Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) AWS Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.76%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.17%) AWS Consultant
9 6 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Salesforce Developer
10 5 (4.31%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) .NET
2 25 (21.55%) SOAP
3 22 (18.97%) REST
4 21 (18.10%) HTML
5 18 (15.52%) CSS
6 16 (13.79%) ASP.NET
6 16 (13.79%) XML
7 13 (11.21%) RESTful
8 12 (10.34%) JSON
9 11 (9.48%) WCF
10 10 (8.62%) Spring Boot
11 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (6.03%) Visualforce
13 6 (5.17%) Node.js
13 6 (5.17%) Spring
14 5 (4.31%) Dropwizard
14 5 (4.31%) J2EE
15 3 (2.59%) React
15 3 (2.59%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.72%) CMDB
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.86%) DataPower
6 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) NHS
6 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.86%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Linux
2 10 (8.62%) Unix
3 7 (6.03%) Windows
4 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.72%) AIX
5 2 (1.72%) Android
5 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.72%) VMS
6 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.55%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (17.24%) Scrum
4 14 (12.07%) Microservices
5 13 (11.21%) DevOps
5 13 (11.21%) SOA
5 13 (11.21%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.34%) TDD
7 11 (9.48%) Auto-Scaling
7 11 (9.48%) Computer Science
7 11 (9.48%) MVC
8 10 (8.62%) OO
9 9 (7.76%) BDD
9 9 (7.76%) Open Source
9 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.90%) Analytics
10 8 (6.90%) Change Management
10 8 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.03%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.76%) Java
2 33 (28.45%) SQL
3 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.28%) C#
5 13 (11.21%) Python
5 13 (11.21%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.03%) Apex Code
6 7 (6.03%) Java 8
6 7 (6.03%) SOQL
7 5 (4.31%) C++
7 5 (4.31%) Scala
8 4 (3.45%) Ruby
8 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.72%) COBOL
9 2 (1.72%) Go
9 2 (1.72%) PHP
9 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.86%) ES6
10 1 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.31%) CISM
3 5 (4.31%) CISSP
4 3 (2.59%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.72%) GDPR
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (12.93%) Docker
2 3 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (11.21%) Terraform
2 4 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.59%) Ansible
3 3 (2.59%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.59%) Puppet
3 3 (2.59%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.86%) Grafana
4 1 (0.86%) Graylog
4 1 (0.86%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle
2 11 (9.48%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.31%) Google
3 5 (4.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.31%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.31%) Splunk
4 4 (3.45%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.72%) Citrix
6 2 (1.72%) IBM
6 2 (1.72%) Telerik
6 2 (1.72%) Trustwave
6 2 (1.72%) Workday
7 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.86%) Databricks
7 1 (0.86%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.86%) SAP