The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / Yorkshire
Rank 33 50 35
Rank change year-on-year +17 -15  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 116 101 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.37% 3.59% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.91% 11.80% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 81 74
Median daily rate £400 £390 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £484 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +7.43% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £57.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -23.68% +62.85%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 729 856 794
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.75% 30.40% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 605 495
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Yorkshire

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Yorkshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +4 60 £413 +3.12% 38
South Yorkshire +5 42 £375 - 7
North Yorkshire +17 10 £400 +6.66% 7
East Yorkshire +2 2 £350 - 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 126 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (51.87%) Java
3 63 (29.44%) JavaScript
4 62 (28.97%) Linux
5 55 (25.70%) Git (software)
6 52 (24.30%) REST
7 49 (22.90%) CSS
8 48 (22.43%) RESTful
9 47 (21.96%) Amazon AWS
9 47 (21.96%) TDD
10 42 (19.63%) BDD
10 42 (19.63%) DevOps
11 41 (19.16%) Spring
12 40 (18.69%) Jenkins
13 39 (18.22%) Configuration Management
14 37 (17.29%) SQL
15 36 (16.82%) .NET
16 35 (16.36%) C#
17 34 (15.89%) HTML
18 30 (14.02%) Python
19 29 (13.55%) SOAP
19 29 (13.55%) Automated Testing
19 29 (13.55%) Puppet
20 28 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
20 28 (13.08%) Scrum
20 28 (13.08%) Front End Development
21 27 (12.62%) User Experience
21 27 (12.62%) Ruby
21 27 (12.62%) SQL Server

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (5.61%) Apache
2 8 (3.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (3.74%) Mule ESB
2 8 (3.74%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.80%) Mule
4 5 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.87%) CMS
5 4 (1.87%) Confluence
5 4 (1.87%) IIS
6 2 (0.93%) Jetty
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.93%) WordPress
7 1 (0.47%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) nginx
7 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.34%) MS Office
2 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.47%) HipChat
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.96%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.54%) GitHub
2 14 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.61%) IaaS
4 6 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.87%) Loggly
5 4 (1.87%) SaaS
5 4 (1.87%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.40%) PaaS
7 2 (0.93%) Google Play
7 2 (0.93%) iTunes
7 2 (0.93%) Office 365
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.47%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.48%) HTTP
2 8 (3.74%) SSL
3 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.80%) Internet
5 5 (2.34%) LDAP
6 3 (1.40%) DNS
6 3 (1.40%) Intranet
7 2 (0.93%) AMQP
7 2 (0.93%) DHCP
7 2 (0.93%) Extranet
7 2 (0.93%) NAS
7 2 (0.93%) Network Security
7 2 (0.93%) SAN
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.47%) Firewall
8 1 (0.47%) FTP
8 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.47%) SMTP
8 1 (0.47%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.15%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.01%) MySQL
4 13 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.14%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.14%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.80%) Big Data
6 6 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.34%) Redis
8 4 (1.87%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.40%) QlikView
9 3 (1.40%) Riak
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.93%) Informix
10 2 (0.93%) OLTP
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (25.70%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.69%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.94%) Maven
4 12 (5.61%) Selenium
5 10 (4.67%) Subversion
6 9 (4.21%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.74%) Gradle
7 8 (3.74%) JIRA
7 8 (3.74%) JUnit
7 8 (3.74%) Mockito
8 7 (3.27%) SoapUI
8 7 (3.27%) Vagrant
9 6 (2.80%) Eclipse
9 6 (2.80%) Grunt
10 5 (2.34%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.34%) Spock
10 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.87%) Hudson
11 4 (1.87%) jMock
11 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (8.41%) Finance
2 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.40%) Banking
3 3 (1.40%) Games
4 1 (0.47%) Back Office
4 1 (0.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.47%) iGaming
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.47%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 119 (55.61%) Developer
2 52 (24.30%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.55%) Architect
4 23 (10.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 15 (7.01%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (6.54%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.21%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.74%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 8 (3.74%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.74%) Tester
10 7 (3.27%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.27%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.80%) Agile Developer
11 6 (2.80%) Agile Java Developer
11 6 (2.80%) Android Developer
11 6 (2.80%) Digital Architect
11 6 (2.80%) Java Architect
11 6 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.80%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (24.30%) REST
2 49 (22.90%) CSS
3 48 (22.43%) RESTful
4 41 (19.16%) Spring
5 36 (16.82%) .NET
6 34 (15.89%) HTML
7 29 (13.55%) SOAP
8 25 (11.68%) XML
9 24 (11.21%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.35%) J2EE
11 16 (7.48%) ASP.NET
11 16 (7.48%) Hibernate
11 16 (7.48%) Node.js
12 15 (7.01%) HTML5
13 14 (6.54%) jQuery
14 13 (6.07%) WCF
15 12 (5.61%) JMS
16 10 (4.67%) .NET Framework
16 10 (4.67%) Java EE
17 9 (4.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.62%) User Experience
2 11 (5.14%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Blog
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) Clustering
8 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
8 2 (0.93%) RIA
8 2 (0.93%) Xbox
9 1 (0.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.97%) Linux
2 27 (12.62%) Unix
3 17 (7.94%) Mac OS X
4 13 (6.07%) Android
4 13 (6.07%) Windows
5 10 (4.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.80%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.93%) Solaris
10 2 (0.93%) SUSE
11 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (58.88%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.96%) TDD
3 42 (19.63%) BDD
3 42 (19.63%) DevOps
4 39 (18.22%) Configuration Management
5 29 (13.55%) Automated Testing
6 28 (13.08%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (13.08%) Front End Development
6 28 (13.08%) Scrum
6 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
7 27 (12.62%) Open Source
8 24 (11.21%) Web Development
9 21 (9.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 21 (9.81%) SOA
10 18 (8.41%) MVC
11 17 (7.94%) Prototyping
12 16 (7.48%) Mentoring
13 13 (6.07%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.07%) Project Management
13 13 (6.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (51.87%) Java
2 63 (29.44%) JavaScript
3 37 (17.29%) SQL
4 35 (16.36%) C#
5 30 (14.02%) Python
6 27 (12.62%) Ruby
7 22 (10.28%) Scala
8 16 (7.48%) Bash Shell
9 13 (6.07%) PHP
10 12 (5.61%) T-SQL
11 11 (5.14%) Groovy
12 8 (3.74%) Go
13 7 (3.27%) C++
14 5 (2.34%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.40%) Apple Swift
16 3 (1.40%) Korn
16 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.93%) ES6
Qualifications
1 12 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.67%) Degree
3 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.40%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.93%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCSE
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.41%) QA
2 6 (2.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.40%) FATCA
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (9.81%) Docker
2 7 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.47%) HDFS
5 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (13.55%) Puppet
2 23 (10.75%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.94%) Ansible
4 14 (6.54%) Salt
5 9 (4.21%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.80%) SCOM
7 4 (1.87%) Nagios
7 4 (1.87%) SCCM
7 4 (1.87%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.93%) Terraform
9 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.41%) Oracle
3 9 (4.21%) Google
3 9 (4.21%) Rackspace
3 9 (4.21%) VMware
4 8 (3.74%) Adobe
5 7 (3.27%) MuleSoft
5 7 (3.27%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.27%) SaltStack
5 7 (3.27%) Splunk
6 6 (2.80%) IBM
7 5 (2.34%) SAP
8 4 (1.87%) New Relic
8 4 (1.87%) Sage
9 3 (1.40%) HP
9 3 (1.40%) hybris
9 3 (1.40%) Solace
10 2 (0.93%) EMC
10 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.93%) Veritas
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