Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 56 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 122 106 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.75% 3.54% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.74% 10.47% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 73 183
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £613 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £407 £353
% change year-on-year -1.60% +15.04% +8.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.00% - -

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 1,039 1,012 1,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.96% 33.82% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 769 699 860
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.64% +9.21%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £275
90th Percentile £538 £531 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year - +5.96% +11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -74.50%
10th Percentile £41.00 £15.08 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £45.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.50 £14.87 £21.85
% change year-on-year +172.45% -31.97% -45.38%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -11 74 £385 -6.95% 37
Halifax +6 11 £800 +146.15% 3
Bradford -5 11 £438 +9.38% 3
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 73 (59.84%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (55.74%) Java
3 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
4 45 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (30.33%) Spring
5 37 (30.33%) .NET
5 37 (30.33%) HTML
6 36 (29.51%) C#
7 34 (27.87%) CSS
8 32 (26.23%) Git (software)
9 30 (24.59%) DevOps
10 29 (23.77%) SQL
11 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
12 26 (21.31%) Scrum
13 25 (20.49%) Jenkins
14 24 (19.67%) ASP.NET
14 24 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
14 24 (19.67%) TDD
15 23 (18.85%) RESTful
16 21 (17.21%) REST
17 20 (16.39%) Microservices
18 19 (15.57%) Hibernate
18 19 (15.57%) Oracle
18 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
18 19 (15.57%) Docker
18 19 (15.57%) Node.js
19 18 (14.75%) HTML5
20 17 (13.93%) Open Source
20 17 (13.93%) React

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 (9.84%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.20%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (3.28%) Apache
4 4 (3.28%) Confluence
4 4 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.46%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.46%) JBoss
5 3 (2.46%) nginx
6 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.64%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.64%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.82%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.64%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.64%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.64%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.82%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (36.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.30%) PaaS
4 14 (11.48%) IaaS
5 9 (7.38%) SaaS
6 7 (5.74%) GitHub
7 5 (4.10%) Serverless
8 4 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.46%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (2.46%) CloudBees
9 3 (2.46%) Loggly
9 3 (2.46%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.46%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (2.46%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (1.64%) Office 365
11 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.82%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) SMS
2 3 (2.46%) SSL
3 2 (1.64%) Internet
3 2 (1.64%) SSH
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.93%) MySQL
3 16 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (10.66%) MongoDB
6 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (5.74%) Cloud Spanner
8 7 (5.74%) NewSQL
9 6 (4.92%) Big Data
10 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.46%) Adabas
11 3 (2.46%) Redis
12 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.82%) Event Store
13 1 (0.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 25 (20.49%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.84%) Maven
4 10 (8.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (7.38%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (6.56%) JIRA
6 8 (6.56%) SonarQube
7 7 (5.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (5.74%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.10%) MSTest
8 5 (4.10%) NUnit
8 5 (4.10%) Subversion
8 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.28%) Gerrit
9 4 (3.28%) Gradle
9 4 (3.28%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (3.28%) JUnit
9 4 (3.28%) Mockito
9 4 (3.28%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 16 (13.11%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Local Government
7 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (47.54%) Developer
2 25 (20.49%) Java Developer
3 21 (17.21%) .NET Developer
4 20 (16.39%) C# Developer
5 19 (15.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (12.30%) Analyst
6 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (12.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Architect
7 11 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) C# WCF Developer
9 8 (6.56%) WCF Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Digital Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) Digital Business Analyst
10 7 (5.74%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (4.10%) NoSQL Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.33%) .NET
1 37 (30.33%) HTML
1 37 (30.33%) Spring
2 34 (27.87%) CSS
3 27 (22.13%) AngularJS
4 24 (19.67%) ASP.NET
5 23 (18.85%) RESTful
6 21 (17.21%) REST
7 19 (15.57%) Hibernate
7 19 (15.57%) Node.js
8 18 (14.75%) HTML5
9 17 (13.93%) React
9 17 (13.93%) WCF
9 17 (13.93%) XML
10 15 (12.30%) CSS3
10 15 (12.30%) J2EE
10 15 (12.30%) SOAP
11 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (9.84%) JSON
13 11 (9.02%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) User Experience
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.74%) Clustering
6 5 (4.10%) iPad
7 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.28%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.46%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.64%) DataPower
9 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.64%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Linux
2 8 (6.56%) Android
3 7 (5.74%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.74%) Unix
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.82%) MVS
6 1 (0.82%) VMS
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (59.84%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.59%) DevOps
3 26 (21.31%) Scrum
4 24 (19.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (19.67%) TDD
5 20 (16.39%) Microservices
6 17 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (13.93%) Open Source
7 15 (12.30%) BDD
8 13 (10.66%) MVC
9 10 (8.20%) Test Automation
10 9 (7.38%) SOA
10 9 (7.38%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.56%) High Availability
11 8 (6.56%) OO
11 8 (6.56%) SDLC
12 7 (5.74%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (5.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (5.74%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.74%) Java
2 48 (39.34%) JavaScript
3 36 (29.51%) C#
4 29 (23.77%) SQL
5 12 (9.84%) Python
6 10 (8.20%) C++
7 9 (7.38%) PHP
7 9 (7.38%) Ruby
8 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
9 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.74%) ES6
10 6 (4.92%) Groovy
11 5 (4.10%) COBOL
12 4 (3.28%) VB
12 4 (3.28%) VB6
13 3 (2.46%) Go
13 3 (2.46%) Scala
14 2 (1.64%) ABAP
14 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (1.64%) CCSP
1 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (1.64%) CISM
1 2 (1.64%) CISSP
1 2 (1.64%) GIAC
2 1 (0.82%) APMG
2 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.82%) Degree
2 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) GDPR
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.82%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (15.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (9.84%) Puppet
2 7 (5.74%) Ansible
3 5 (4.10%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.10%) Marathon
3 5 (4.10%) Mesos
3 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.10%) Salt
4 4 (3.28%) Terraform
5 3 (2.46%) Nagios
5 3 (2.46%) Prometheus
5 3 (2.46%) Rancher
5 3 (2.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Oracle
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.92%) Splunk
4 5 (4.10%) Brocade
4 5 (4.10%) F5
4 5 (4.10%) Google
4 5 (4.10%) MuleSoft
4 5 (4.10%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.10%) SAP
5 4 (3.28%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.46%) Avature
6 3 (2.46%) Citrix
6 3 (2.46%) New Relic
6 3 (2.46%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.46%) VMware
7 2 (1.64%) IBM
7 2 (1.64%) Lotus
7 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.82%) FatWire
8 1 (0.82%) webMethods