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 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 51 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 73 112 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.67% 3.98% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.04% 11.67% 15.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 93 84
Median daily rate £404 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +19.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £514 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

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 727 960 766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.57% 34.10% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 687 522
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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 -18 35 £388 -6.06% 29
South Yorkshire +17 30 £500 +19.40% 9
North Yorkshire +4 3 £350 -22.22% 3
East Yorkshire -4 3 £350 -22.22% 2
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 112 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (53.97%) Java
3 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
4 56 (29.63%) Test Automation
5 55 (29.10%) Git (software)
5 55 (29.10%) TDD
6 53 (28.04%) CSS
7 48 (25.40%) Linux
8 44 (23.28%) REST
9 42 (22.22%) BDD
10 41 (21.69%) Software Engineering
11 39 (20.63%) .NET
11 39 (20.63%) Configuration Management
12 38 (20.11%) DevOps
13 37 (19.58%) Spring
14 36 (19.05%) RESTful
15 35 (18.52%) C#
15 35 (18.52%) SQL
16 34 (17.99%) User Experience
17 33 (17.46%) Front End Development
17 33 (17.46%) Relational Database
18 31 (16.40%) Unix
19 30 (15.87%) Scrum
20 28 (14.81%) HTML
21 27 (14.29%) Mac OS X
21 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (14.29%) Prototyping
22 26 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
23 25 (13.23%) Jenkins
23 25 (13.23%) Mentoring

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 (4.23%) Apache
2 7 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (3.17%) Confluence
3 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (1.59%) CMS
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.06%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) Jetty
6 2 (1.06%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.06%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) Documentum
7 1 (0.53%) FileNet
7 1 (0.53%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.53%) HipChat
3 1 (0.53%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.59%) Sage 50
3 2 (1.06%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CAR
4 1 (0.53%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.23%) IaaS
3 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.17%) GitHub
5 5 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.12%) SaaS
7 3 (1.59%) Loggly
7 3 (1.59%) PaaS
7 3 (1.59%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.53%) Firebase
9 1 (0.53%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) HTTP
2 4 (2.12%) Internet
2 4 (2.12%) LDAP
2 4 (2.12%) SSL
2 4 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.06%) Intranet
3 2 (1.06%) SAN
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.53%) Extranet
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) LAN
4 1 (0.53%) MPLS
4 1 (0.53%) Skype
4 1 (0.53%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 25 (13.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.41%) MySQL
4 13 (6.88%) MongoDB
5 12 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.65%) Big Data
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.12%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.12%) Riak
9 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.59%) Redis
10 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.06%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (29.10%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.23%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.82%) Maven
4 9 (4.76%) JIRA
4 9 (4.76%) JUnit
5 8 (4.23%) Selenium
6 6 (3.17%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.17%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.65%) Grunt
7 5 (2.65%) Subversion
8 4 (2.12%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.59%) Hudson
9 3 (1.59%) Mockito
9 3 (1.59%) NUnit
9 3 (1.59%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.59%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.06%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 24 (12.70%) Finance
2 8 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.65%) Banking
3 5 (2.65%) Electronics
3 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.65%) Marketing
4 4 (2.12%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (61.38%) Developer
2 58 (30.69%) Java Developer
3 27 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 21 (11.11%) Architect
5 19 (10.05%) C# Developer
6 14 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (7.41%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 10 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.76%) Analyst
8 9 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.76%) Software Engineer
9 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Agile Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.65%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (28.04%) CSS
2 44 (23.28%) REST
3 39 (20.63%) .NET
4 37 (19.58%) Spring
5 36 (19.05%) RESTful
6 28 (14.81%) HTML
7 25 (13.23%) SOAP
8 22 (11.64%) AngularJS
8 22 (11.64%) XML
9 20 (10.58%) ASP.NET
10 17 (8.99%) J2EE
10 17 (8.99%) React
11 14 (7.41%) HTML5
12 12 (6.35%) Hibernate
12 12 (6.35%) jQuery
13 11 (5.82%) Node.js
13 11 (5.82%) WCF
14 10 (5.29%) CSS3
15 9 (4.76%) Apache Camel
16 7 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.99%) User Experience
2 13 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.12%) iPad
7 4 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) Xbox
10 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.53%) NHS
10 1 (0.53%) Replication
10 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.40%) Linux
2 31 (16.40%) Unix
3 27 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 8 (4.23%) Windows
5 5 (2.65%) Android
6 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (29.63%) Test Automation
3 55 (29.10%) TDD
4 42 (22.22%) BDD
5 41 (21.69%) Software Engineering
6 39 (20.63%) Configuration Management
7 38 (20.11%) DevOps
8 33 (17.46%) Front End Development
9 30 (15.87%) Scrum
10 27 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (14.29%) Prototyping
11 25 (13.23%) Mentoring
12 24 (12.70%) Line Management
13 23 (12.17%) Open Source
14 20 (10.58%) Web Development
15 18 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (9.52%) SOA
16 16 (8.47%) MVC
17 15 (7.94%) Data Modelling
18 13 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 102 (53.97%) Java
2 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
3 35 (18.52%) C#
3 35 (18.52%) SQL
4 22 (11.64%) Ruby
5 20 (10.58%) Python
6 17 (8.99%) Scala
7 16 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.23%) Go
10 7 (3.70%) PHP
11 6 (3.17%) C++
12 3 (1.59%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.59%) Groovy
12 3 (1.59%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.59%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.06%) ECMAScript
13 2 (1.06%) ES6
13 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (10.05%) Degree
2 15 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.23%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.59%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.53%) CCDP
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.53%) CISM
8 1 (0.53%) CISSP
8 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) QA
2 5 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.53%) FATCA
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) Docker
2 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (8.99%) Puppet
2 16 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.29%) Salt
4 6 (3.17%) Ansible
5 3 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.59%) Nagios
5 3 (1.59%) Prometheus
5 3 (1.59%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.53%) SCCM
7 1 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (13.23%) Oracle
2 16 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.29%) SAP
4 8 (4.23%) Google
4 8 (4.23%) Rackspace
5 7 (3.70%) Adobe
6 6 (3.17%) IBM
6 6 (3.17%) SaltStack
7 5 (2.65%) Sage
8 4 (2.12%) HP
8 4 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.59%) hybris
9 3 (1.59%) New Relic
9 3 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.59%) Splunk
9 3 (1.59%) VMware
10 2 (1.06%) Cisco
10 2 (1.06%) Siebel
10 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.53%) Citrix
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