Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Web Services
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 49 34
Rank change year-on-year -23 -15 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 126 216 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.87% 4.01% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.06% 11.64% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 154 247
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +17.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £319 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £515 £538
England median daily rate £463 £438 £418
% change year-on-year +5.71% +4.79% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00% -41.18%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +6.67%

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 1252 1856 1858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.53% 34.48% 30.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 1279 1242
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £294 £282 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%
10th Percentile £17.76 £13.43 £9.96
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 20 November 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 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 20 November 2017. 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 -11 80 £400 +6.67% 30
South Yorkshire -11 32 £450 +5.88% 9
North Yorkshire -5 8 £450 - 4
Humberside - 1 £400 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £380 - 2
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 77 (61.11%) Java
2 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 33 (26.19%) Spring
5 32 (25.40%) Scrum
6 31 (24.60%) DevOps
7 30 (23.81%) SQL
8 29 (23.02%) Software Engineering
8 29 (23.02%) RESTful
9 28 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 28 (22.22%) TDD
10 27 (21.43%) C#
10 27 (21.43%) Oracle
11 26 (20.63%) .NET
12 24 (19.05%) HTML
12 24 (19.05%) CSS
12 24 (19.05%) Jenkins
13 23 (18.25%) Finance
14 21 (16.67%) Hibernate
14 21 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 20 (15.87%) Git (software)
15 20 (15.87%) MongoDB
15 20 (15.87%) REST
15 20 (15.87%) SOAP
16 19 (15.08%) XML
17 18 (14.29%) MySQL
17 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
18 17 (13.49%) React
19 16 (12.70%) Microservices

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 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (5.56%) Confluence
4 6 (4.76%) JBoss
5 4 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.17%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.38%) GlassFish
6 3 (2.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.59%) CMS
7 2 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.59%) IIS
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.79%) nginx
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.56%) PaaS
3 6 (4.76%) IaaS
4 5 (3.97%) GitHub
5 4 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.17%) SaaS
6 3 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.38%) Loggly
6 3 (2.38%) Serverless
6 3 (2.38%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.59%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.79%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.79%) Firebase
8 1 (0.79%) Force.com
8 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) SSL
2 2 (1.59%) LDAP
2 2 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
3 1 (0.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.87%) MongoDB
2 18 (14.29%) MySQL
2 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (8.73%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.17%) Big Data
7 3 (2.38%) Pentaho
7 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.38%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) Riak
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 20 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 15 (11.90%) Maven
4 13 (10.32%) JIRA
5 8 (6.35%) Selenium
6 6 (4.76%) JUnit
7 5 (3.97%) Gradle
7 5 (3.97%) Mockito
7 5 (3.97%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (3.17%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.17%) JMeter
8 4 (3.17%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (3.17%) Vagrant
8 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.38%) Ant
9 3 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.38%) RSpec
9 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (18.25%) Finance
2 11 (8.73%) Banking
3 4 (3.17%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Retail
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Local Government
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (53.97%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Architect
4 15 (11.90%) Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.32%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (7.94%) Business Analyst
10 9 (7.14%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.35%) C# WCF Developer
11 8 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (6.35%) Digital Analyst
11 8 (6.35%) Digital Business Analyst
11 8 (6.35%) WCF Developer
12 6 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 5 (3.97%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.19%) Spring
2 29 (23.02%) RESTful
3 26 (20.63%) .NET
4 24 (19.05%) CSS
4 24 (19.05%) HTML
5 21 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 21 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 20 (15.87%) REST
6 20 (15.87%) SOAP
7 19 (15.08%) XML
8 17 (13.49%) ASP.NET
8 17 (13.49%) React
9 15 (11.90%) HTML5
10 14 (11.11%) JSON
10 14 (11.11%) Node.js
11 13 (10.32%) J2EE
12 12 (9.52%) CSS3
13 11 (8.73%) .NET Framework
14 10 (7.94%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (7.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) User Experience
2 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.17%) iPad
4 2 (1.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) DataPower
4 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.59%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.59%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.79%) AS400
5 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Replication
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.32%) Linux
2 10 (7.94%) Unix
3 4 (3.17%) CentOS
4 3 (2.38%) Fedora
4 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.79%) MVS
6 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.79%) VMS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.40%) Scrum
3 31 (24.60%) DevOps
4 29 (23.02%) Software Engineering
5 28 (22.22%) TDD
6 16 (12.70%) BDD
6 16 (12.70%) Microservices
7 15 (11.90%) Data Modelling
7 15 (11.90%) Open Source
8 14 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 13 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.94%) CRM
11 10 (7.94%) MVC
12 9 (7.14%) Kanban
12 9 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.35%) OO
13 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (4.76%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 77 (61.11%) Java
2 38 (30.16%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.81%) SQL
4 27 (21.43%) C#
5 12 (9.52%) C++
5 12 (9.52%) Python
6 10 (7.94%) Ruby
7 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.56%) PHP
9 5 (3.97%) COBOL
9 5 (3.97%) Groovy
9 5 (3.97%) Scala
10 4 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.38%) Go
12 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.59%) X++
13 1 (0.79%) C
13 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.79%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.59%) CCDP
2 2 (1.59%) CCNP
2 2 (1.59%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.59%) CISM
2 2 (1.59%) CISSP
2 2 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.59%) MCSD
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) APMG
3 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (11.11%) Puppet
2 11 (8.73%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.14%) Terraform
4 7 (5.56%) Ansible
5 5 (3.97%) Kibana
5 5 (3.97%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.38%) logstash
6 3 (2.38%) Nagios
6 3 (2.38%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.38%) Rancher
6 3 (2.38%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Oracle
2 14 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.35%) IBM
4 7 (5.56%) Google
5 6 (4.76%) Splunk
6 5 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.17%) MuleSoft
7 4 (3.17%) Symantec
8 3 (2.38%) New Relic
8 3 (2.38%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.59%) Cisco
9 2 (1.59%) Informatica
9 2 (1.59%) Lotus
9 2 (1.59%) Talend
10 1 (0.79%) Adobe
10 1 (0.79%) HP
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) Twitter