Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 43 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 183 188 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.76% 4.55% 3.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.12% 12.87% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 127 199
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £290
90th Percentile £575 £525 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.08% +1.76% +18.06%

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 1,646 1,461 1,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.78% 35.32% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,152 1,033 1,296
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
10th Percentile £305 £294 £288
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.75 £9.96
90th Percentile £42.11 £43.00 £33.75
England median hourly rate £42.38 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.37% +9.33% +7.14%

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 22 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 +3 132 £400 - 39
South Yorkshire -19 43 £450 +5.88% 8
North Yorkshire -4 6 £388 -3.13% 6
East Yorkshire -6 1 £425 +21.43% 6
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (44.81%) Java
3 57 (31.15%) REST
4 50 (27.32%) JavaScript
5 48 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (25.68%) TDD
7 46 (25.14%) .NET
8 45 (24.59%) Git (software)
9 43 (23.50%) Microservices
9 43 (23.50%) HTML
9 43 (23.50%) Spring
10 41 (22.40%) CSS
10 41 (22.40%) SOAP
11 40 (21.86%) C#
12 38 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 37 (20.22%) Linux
14 35 (19.13%) RESTful
15 33 (18.03%) Scrum
16 32 (17.49%) ASP.NET
17 30 (16.39%) Jenkins
17 30 (16.39%) Spring Boot
18 29 (15.85%) SQL
19 27 (14.75%) SQL Server
20 25 (13.66%) Python
21 24 (13.11%) Software Engineering
22 23 (12.57%) Docker
22 23 (12.57%) Open Source
23 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
23 22 (12.02%) SOA

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 8 (4.37%) Apache
2 7 (3.83%) Confluence
3 6 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.73%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.64%) JBoss
6 3 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.09%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.09%) nginx
7 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.55%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 48 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.10%) IaaS
4 12 (6.56%) PaaS
4 12 (6.56%) SaaS
5 9 (4.92%) Office 365
5 9 (4.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (2.73%) Force.com
6 5 (2.73%) GitHub
7 3 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.64%) CloudBees
7 3 (1.64%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.09%) Serverless
9 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.55%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.55%) Boomi
9 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.55%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.55%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.65%) HTTP
2 10 (5.46%) SSL
2 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.37%) Internet
4 7 (3.83%) SMS
5 2 (1.09%) SSH
6 1 (0.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.38%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.29%) MySQL
4 14 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.01%) MongoDB
6 11 (6.01%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.37%) Big Data
8 7 (3.83%) Cloud Spanner
8 7 (3.83%) NewSQL
9 6 (3.28%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.64%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (1.09%) DTS
13 2 (1.09%) Redis
13 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.55%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 45 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.84%) Subversion
4 17 (9.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (7.65%) MSTest
5 14 (7.65%) NUnit
6 12 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (5.46%) JIRA
7 10 (5.46%) TeamCity
8 8 (4.37%) Maven
9 7 (3.83%) Mockito
10 6 (3.28%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.28%) JUnit
10 6 (3.28%) Selenium
10 6 (3.28%) SonarQube
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.64%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.64%) jMock
12 3 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (11.48%) Finance
2 17 (9.29%) Retail
3 13 (7.10%) Banking
4 6 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.73%) Marketing
6 4 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (53.01%) Developer
2 32 (17.49%) .NET Developer
3 31 (16.94%) Java Developer
4 28 (15.30%) Architect
5 23 (12.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (12.57%) C# Developer
6 16 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (8.20%) Python Developer
8 14 (7.65%) Analyst
9 12 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (4.92%) Consultant
11 7 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (3.83%) Java Engineer
12 6 (3.28%) Azure Consultant
12 6 (3.28%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (2.73%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.15%) REST
2 46 (25.14%) .NET
3 43 (23.50%) HTML
3 43 (23.50%) Spring
4 41 (22.40%) CSS
4 41 (22.40%) SOAP
5 35 (19.13%) RESTful
6 32 (17.49%) ASP.NET
7 30 (16.39%) Spring Boot
8 22 (12.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (10.93%) AngularJS
9 20 (10.93%) JSON
10 19 (10.38%) WCF
10 19 (10.38%) XML
11 15 (8.20%) Node.js
12 12 (6.56%) HTML5
12 12 (6.56%) jQuery
12 12 (6.56%) PySpark
13 11 (6.01%) Hibernate
14 10 (5.46%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.01%) User Experience
4 8 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.28%) NHS
6 5 (2.73%) Clustering
7 4 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.19%) DataPower
7 4 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.64%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.09%) Blog
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) PKI
10 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.55%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.22%) Linux
2 21 (11.48%) Windows
3 16 (8.74%) Android
4 15 (8.20%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.37%) Unix
6 5 (2.73%) Mac OS
6 5 (2.73%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.23%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (25.68%) TDD
4 43 (23.50%) Microservices
5 33 (18.03%) Scrum
6 24 (13.11%) Software Engineering
7 23 (12.57%) Open Source
8 22 (12.02%) SOA
9 21 (11.48%) MVC
10 19 (10.38%) DevOps
10 19 (10.38%) OO
10 19 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (9.84%) BDD
11 18 (9.84%) Web Operations
12 15 (8.20%) Configuration Management
12 15 (8.20%) Deployment Automation
12 15 (8.20%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.01%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.46%) Web Development
15 9 (4.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 82 (44.81%) Java
2 50 (27.32%) JavaScript
3 40 (21.86%) C#
4 29 (15.85%) SQL
5 25 (13.66%) Python
6 20 (10.93%) Java 8
7 11 (6.01%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.01%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.37%) ES6
9 5 (2.73%) Apex Code
9 5 (2.73%) PHP
9 5 (2.73%) SOQL
10 4 (2.19%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.64%) C++
11 3 (1.64%) Groovy
11 3 (1.64%) Ruby
11 3 (1.64%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.09%) LotusScript
12 2 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (9.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.10%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (4.37%) Degree
5 5 (2.73%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (1.09%) CCSP
6 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.09%) CISM
6 2 (1.09%) CISSP
6 2 (1.09%) GIAC
6 2 (1.09%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) QA
2 5 (2.73%) PMO
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) PSD2
System Software
1 23 (12.57%) Docker
2 6 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.09%) vSphere
5 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.93%) Puppet
2 9 (4.92%) Ansible
2 9 (4.92%) Kubernetes
3 7 (3.83%) Salt
4 5 (2.73%) Marathon
4 5 (2.73%) Mesos
5 3 (1.64%) Terraform
6 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.55%) Oozie
7 1 (0.55%) Packer
7 1 (0.55%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.93%) Oracle
3 9 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.37%) IBM
4 8 (4.37%) Splunk
5 5 (2.73%) Brocade
5 5 (2.73%) F5
5 5 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.19%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.64%) SAP
7 3 (1.64%) VMware
8 2 (1.09%) Citrix
8 2 (1.09%) hybris
8 2 (1.09%) Lotus
8 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.09%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.55%) Coverity
9 1 (0.55%) Dell
9 1 (0.55%) FatWire
9 1 (0.55%) SaltStack