Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -16
Contract jobs citing Web Services 141 100 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.19% 3.63% 3.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.28% 10.05% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 62 143
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £290
90th Percentile £540 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +1.88% -1.54% +19.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,250 995 1,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.16% 36.08% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 707 927
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £303 £290
90th Percentile £535 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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 £18.75 £9.72
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £13.12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -7 98 £400 -2.44% 35
Bradford +4 12 £438 -8.85% 4
Halifax +2 9 £800 +166.67%
Web Services
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (39.72%) Java
3 53 (37.59%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (30.50%) JavaScript
5 41 (29.08%) .NET
6 40 (28.37%) TDD
7 35 (24.82%) C#
7 35 (24.82%) HTML
8 33 (23.40%) CSS
9 31 (21.99%) Microsoft Azure
9 31 (21.99%) Git (software)
9 31 (21.99%) REST
10 27 (19.15%) Scrum
11 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
11 26 (18.44%) Spring
12 25 (17.73%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
13 24 (17.02%) Linux
13 24 (17.02%) Microservices
14 23 (16.31%) SQL
14 23 (16.31%) RESTful
15 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
15 20 (14.18%) SOAP
15 20 (14.18%) DevOps
16 19 (13.48%) AngularJS
16 19 (13.48%) MVC
17 18 (12.77%) Python
17 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
18 17 (12.06%) Octopus Deploy
18 17 (12.06%) Retail

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 (5.67%) Apache
2 6 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.55%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.13%) Confluence
4 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.42%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.42%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.42%) nginx
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.71%) JBoss
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.42%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.42%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (1.42%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.71%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 53 (37.59%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (21.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.51%) SaaS
4 11 (7.80%) IaaS
4 11 (7.80%) PaaS
5 7 (4.96%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (3.55%) GitHub
6 5 (3.55%) Office 365
7 3 (2.13%) Force.com
7 3 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (1.42%) CloudBees
8 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.42%) Serverless
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.71%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.71%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) SMS
2 6 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.22%) MySQL
2 13 (9.22%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (7.09%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.09%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.67%) Big Data
6 7 (4.96%) Cloud Spanner
6 7 (4.96%) NewSQL
7 6 (4.26%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.26%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.13%) Adabas
9 3 (2.13%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.42%) Redis
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.71%) Endeca
11 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (21.99%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (8.51%) MSTest
4 12 (8.51%) NUnit
4 12 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (7.80%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.96%) Subversion
7 6 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.55%) JIRA
8 5 (3.55%) Selenium
9 4 (2.84%) Maven
9 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.13%) JUnit
10 3 (2.13%) Mockito
10 3 (2.13%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.42%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (12.06%) Retail
2 12 (8.51%) Finance
3 9 (6.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.13%) Marketing
6 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (51.06%) Developer
2 26 (18.44%) .NET Developer
3 23 (16.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (16.31%) C# Developer
4 19 (13.48%) Analyst
5 18 (12.77%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (9.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (8.51%) Architect
8 11 (7.80%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Java Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.55%) NoSQL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.08%) .NET
2 35 (24.82%) HTML
3 33 (23.40%) CSS
4 31 (21.99%) REST
5 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
5 26 (18.44%) Spring
6 23 (16.31%) RESTful
7 20 (14.18%) SOAP
8 19 (13.48%) AngularJS
9 17 (12.06%) XML
10 16 (11.35%) WCF
11 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (9.93%) HTML5
13 13 (9.22%) Spring Boot
14 12 (8.51%) CSS3
15 11 (7.80%) Node.js
16 10 (7.09%) JSON
16 10 (7.09%) PySpark
17 9 (6.38%) Hibernate
17 9 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.51%) User Experience
3 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.26%) Clustering
4 6 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.55%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.55%) NHS
6 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.13%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.42%) Blog
8 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) iPad
9 1 (0.71%) Minimum Viable Product
9 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Linux
2 12 (8.51%) Windows
3 11 (7.80%) Android
3 11 (7.80%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.55%) Unix
5 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.13%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) TDD
3 27 (19.15%) Scrum
4 25 (17.73%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (17.02%) Microservices
6 20 (14.18%) DevOps
6 20 (14.18%) Software Engineering
7 19 (13.48%) MVC
8 16 (11.35%) Open Source
8 16 (11.35%) SOA
9 15 (10.64%) BDD
9 15 (10.64%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (10.64%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (7.80%) OO
12 10 (7.09%) SDLC
13 9 (6.38%) High Availability
13 9 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
14 8 (5.67%) Service Management
15 7 (4.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.72%) Java
2 43 (30.50%) JavaScript
3 35 (24.82%) C#
4 23 (16.31%) SQL
5 18 (12.77%) Python
6 11 (7.80%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.38%) Java 8
7 9 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.67%) ES6
9 7 (4.96%) PHP
10 4 (2.84%) ABAP
10 4 (2.84%) VB
10 4 (2.84%) VB6
11 3 (2.13%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.13%) C++
11 3 (2.13%) Groovy
11 3 (2.13%) SOQL
12 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (2.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (1.42%) CCSP
3 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.42%) CISM
3 2 (1.42%) CISSP
3 2 (1.42%) GIAC
3 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.84%) PMO
3 2 (1.42%) GDPR
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (9.22%) Docker
2 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Puppet
2 6 (4.26%) Marathon
2 6 (4.26%) Mesos
2 6 (4.26%) Salt
3 4 (2.84%) Ansible
4 2 (1.42%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.42%) Terraform
5 1 (0.71%) Oozie
5 1 (0.71%) Packer
5 1 (0.71%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Oracle
2 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (4.96%) SAP
4 6 (4.26%) Brocade
4 6 (4.26%) F5
4 6 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.26%) Splunk
5 4 (2.84%) Citrix
5 4 (2.84%) VMware
5 4 (2.84%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.13%) Avature
7 2 (1.42%) Lotus
7 2 (1.42%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.71%) Capita
8 1 (0.71%) FatWire
8 1 (0.71%) Google
8 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.71%) webMethods
8 1 (0.71%) Workday