Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 62 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12 -5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 185 136 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.69% 3.28% 4.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.69% 10.22% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 99 184
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £314 £313 £290
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 - £50.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,730 1,331 1,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 34.55% 32.13% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,208 967 1,391
Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £300
90th Percentile £538 £520 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.13 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +157.47% -57.69%
10th Percentile £15.24 £19.92 £11.99
90th Percentile £43.25 £43.19 £27.25
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 25 September 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
West Yorkshire +26 142 £409 +0.31% 42
South Yorkshire -23 27 £450 -5.26% 17
North Yorkshire 0 14 £425 -5.56% 10
East Yorkshire +1 2 £438 +25.00% 6
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 88 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (36.22%) Java
3 62 (33.51%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (29.19%) REST
5 48 (25.95%) SOAP
6 41 (22.16%) JavaScript
6 41 (22.16%) SQL
6 41 (22.16%) TDD
7 39 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (20.54%) C#
8 38 (20.54%) .NET
9 36 (19.46%) SOA
10 35 (18.92%) Microservices
11 33 (17.84%) CSS
11 33 (17.84%) Scrum
12 32 (17.30%) HTML
12 32 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (15.68%) ASP.NET
14 28 (15.14%) Spring
14 28 (15.14%) Docker
15 27 (14.59%) Spring Boot
16 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
17 24 (12.97%) Finance
17 24 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (12.97%) Java 8
18 23 (12.43%) Jenkins
18 23 (12.43%) RESTful
18 23 (12.43%) Git (software)
18 23 (12.43%) MVC
18 23 (12.43%) Python

Web Services
Co-occurring 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 6 (3.24%) Confluence
2 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.08%) Apache
3 2 (1.08%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.08%) JBoss
3 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) Ethereum
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) Mule
4 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (33.51%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (9.19%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (8.11%) Amazon S3
4 15 (8.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (7.03%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (7.03%) Serverless
6 11 (5.95%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.78%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 6 (3.24%) Office 365
9 4 (2.16%) Force.com
9 4 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (2.16%) SaaS
10 3 (1.62%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.62%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.62%) IaaS
10 3 (1.62%) PaaS
11 2 (1.08%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) Firewall
2 6 (3.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) SSH
4 1 (0.54%) DNS
4 1 (0.54%) Extranet
4 1 (0.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) Skype
4 1 (0.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
2 14 (7.57%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.49%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (3.78%) MySQL
5 6 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.16%) Big Data
8 3 (1.62%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.08%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.08%) Redis
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 23 (12.43%) Git (software)
1 23 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.32%) MSTest
3 8 (4.32%) NUnit
3 8 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (3.78%) JIRA
5 6 (3.24%) Selenium
5 6 (3.24%) Subversion
6 5 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.70%) Maven
6 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.16%) JUnit
8 3 (1.62%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.62%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.62%) Mockito
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.62%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.08%) JSUnit
9 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (12.97%) Finance
2 7 (3.78%) Retail
2 7 (3.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.16%) Banking
3 4 (2.16%) Marketing
4 1 (0.54%) Law
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (49.19%) Developer
2 33 (17.84%) .NET Developer
2 33 (17.84%) Architect
3 25 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 19 (10.27%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (9.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (9.73%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.19%) Consultant
7 15 (8.11%) Python Developer
8 14 (7.57%) AWS Architect
9 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Analyst
11 7 (3.78%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (3.24%) 1st Line Engineer
12 6 (3.24%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.24%) AWS Consultant
12 6 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Salesforce Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.19%) REST
2 48 (25.95%) SOAP
3 38 (20.54%) .NET
4 33 (17.84%) CSS
5 32 (17.30%) HTML
6 29 (15.68%) ASP.NET
7 28 (15.14%) Spring
8 27 (14.59%) Spring Boot
9 23 (12.43%) RESTful
10 20 (10.81%) WCF
11 18 (9.73%) XML
12 14 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (7.57%) JSON
13 13 (7.03%) PySpark
14 10 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (4.32%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.32%) jQuery
15 8 (4.32%) Node.js
16 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (3.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (7.03%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.86%) DataPower
5 6 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.16%) Clustering
7 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.08%) NHS
9 2 (1.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.08%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.54%) CMDB
10 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.35%) Linux
2 12 (6.49%) Windows
3 8 (4.32%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.32%) Unix
4 7 (3.78%) Android
5 6 (3.24%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.24%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.08%) VMS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (47.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.16%) TDD
3 39 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (19.46%) SOA
5 35 (18.92%) Microservices
6 33 (17.84%) Scrum
7 32 (17.30%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (12.43%) MVC
8 23 (12.43%) Software Engineering
9 18 (9.73%) OO
10 16 (8.65%) DevOps
11 15 (8.11%) BDD
12 12 (6.49%) Open Source
13 11 (5.95%) Auto-Scaling
13 11 (5.95%) Change Management
13 11 (5.95%) Data Modelling
13 11 (5.95%) Deployment Automation
13 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.41%) CRM
14 10 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.22%) Java
2 41 (22.16%) JavaScript
2 41 (22.16%) SQL
3 38 (20.54%) C#
4 24 (12.97%) Java 8
5 23 (12.43%) Python
6 14 (7.57%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.78%) Apex Code
8 7 (3.78%) SOQL
9 4 (2.16%) C++
9 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.62%) COBOL
10 3 (1.62%) Scala
10 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.08%) ABAP
12 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.54%) PHP
12 1 (0.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.35%) Degree
2 13 (7.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.70%) CISM
4 5 (2.70%) CISSP
4 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.62%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.62%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) PMO
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 28 (15.14%) Docker
2 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.08%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 17 (9.19%) Puppet
2 16 (8.65%) Terraform
3 15 (8.11%) Ansible
4 13 (7.03%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.54%) Grafana
6 1 (0.54%) Graylog
6 1 (0.54%) Oozie
6 1 (0.54%) Packer
6 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (9.73%) Oracle
2 16 (8.65%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.49%) IBM
3 12 (6.49%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.78%) Splunk
5 5 (2.70%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.16%) Google
6 4 (2.16%) VMware
7 3 (1.62%) Citrix
7 3 (1.62%) SAP
8 2 (1.08%) Coverity
8 2 (1.08%) hybris
9 1 (0.54%) Dell
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.54%) Telerik