Period
to 22 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 45 43
Rank change year-on-year -17 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 152 166 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.12% 3.75% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.13% 13.55% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 114 142
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.06% +14.36%
10th Percentile £319 £319 £263
90th Percentile £590 £575 £549
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +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 1,501 1,225 1,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.80% 27.64% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,054 893 1,098
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £275
90th Percentile £550 £531 £538
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +169.09% -29.21%
10th Percentile £15.49 £18.76 £13.50
90th Percentile £43.25 £41.20 £40.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -19 94 £435 +8.75% 55
South Yorkshire -12 38 £425 +3.03% 20
North Yorkshire +6 15 £410 -8.89% 11
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 7
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 60 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (33.55%) Java
2 51 (33.55%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (28.29%) REST
3 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (27.63%) SQL
5 37 (24.34%) C#
6 32 (21.05%) .NET
6 32 (21.05%) SOAP
6 32 (21.05%) DevOps
7 28 (18.42%) Finance
8 27 (17.76%) Docker
9 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 23 (15.13%) XML
11 22 (14.47%) Java 8
12 20 (13.16%) CSS
12 20 (13.16%) Linux
13 19 (12.50%) Spring
13 19 (12.50%) Microservices
13 19 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
14 17 (11.18%) HTML
14 17 (11.18%) Ansible
14 17 (11.18%) Terraform
14 17 (11.18%) Amazon RDS
14 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (10.53%) Spring Boot
15 16 (10.53%) ASP.NET
15 16 (10.53%) Migration
15 16 (10.53%) MVC

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 11 (7.24%) Apache ServiceMix
2 9 (5.92%) Confluence
3 4 (2.63%) Apache
3 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.66%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.66%) Jetty
6 1 (0.66%) nginx
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.61%) Workday HCM
2 3 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (33.55%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (9.87%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (9.87%) Amazon S3
3 15 (9.87%) Serverless
4 14 (9.21%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (9.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (7.89%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (7.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (4.61%) SaaS
8 4 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.63%) IaaS
9 3 (1.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.97%) PaaS
10 2 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (1.32%) Office 365
10 2 (1.32%) Route 53
10 2 (1.32%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) Firewall
2 5 (3.29%) HTTP
3 3 (1.97%) DNS
3 3 (1.97%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.97%) SSL
4 2 (1.32%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.66%) BGP
5 1 (0.66%) DHCP
5 1 (0.66%) Extranet
5 1 (0.66%) Intranet
5 1 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.66%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) MPLS
5 1 (0.66%) OSPF
5 1 (0.66%) VoIP
5 1 (0.66%) VPN
5 1 (0.66%) WAN
5 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.18%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (4.61%) Big Data
4 6 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.29%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.97%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.97%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.32%) DB2
8 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.32%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (9.87%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (6.58%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.92%) JIRA
5 7 (4.61%) Maven
6 5 (3.29%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.97%) Mockito
8 3 (1.97%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (1.97%) Selenium
8 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.32%) JMeter
9 2 (1.32%) JUnit
9 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.32%) Subversion
9 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.32%) Xcode
9 2 (1.32%) YouTrack
General
1 28 (18.42%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Banking
3 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Front Office
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (52.63%) Developer
2 27 (17.76%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.50%) Architect
4 18 (11.84%) .NET Developer
5 12 (7.89%) Consultant
6 11 (7.24%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) AWS Architect
8 7 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (4.61%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (4.61%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.29%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.29%) Tester
11 4 (2.63%) Administrator
11 4 (2.63%) DBA
11 4 (2.63%) SQL DBA
11 4 (2.63%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.29%) REST
2 32 (21.05%) .NET
2 32 (21.05%) SOAP
3 23 (15.13%) XML
4 20 (13.16%) CSS
5 19 (12.50%) Spring
6 17 (11.18%) HTML
7 16 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 16 (10.53%) JSON
7 16 (10.53%) Spring Boot
8 13 (8.55%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (8.55%) Apache Camel
9 12 (7.89%) Apache CXF
9 12 (7.89%) JMS
9 12 (7.89%) RESTful
10 10 (6.58%) AngularJS
11 8 (5.26%) jQuery
11 8 (5.26%) Node.js
11 8 (5.26%) WCF
12 7 (4.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.29%) User Experience
4 4 (2.63%) Clustering
4 4 (2.63%) DataPower
4 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.97%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.32%) Robotics
7 1 (0.66%) CMDB
7 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.66%) NHS
7 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.16%) Linux
2 14 (9.21%) Windows
3 9 (5.92%) Unix
4 3 (1.97%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.32%) AIX
5 2 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) CentOS
6 1 (0.66%) VMS
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.05%) DevOps
3 19 (12.50%) Microservices
3 19 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (10.53%) Migration
4 16 (10.53%) MVC
5 15 (9.87%) Scrum
5 15 (9.87%) SOA
6 13 (8.55%) Computer Science
6 13 (8.55%) Data Modelling
7 12 (7.89%) TDD
8 11 (7.24%) Auto-Scaling
8 11 (7.24%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.24%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.58%) Test Scripting
10 9 (5.92%) Analytics
10 9 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.92%) Web Development
11 8 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.55%) Java
2 43 (28.29%) JavaScript
3 42 (27.63%) SQL
4 37 (24.34%) C#
5 22 (14.47%) Java 8
6 14 (9.21%) Python
7 12 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 11 (7.24%) T-SQL
9 10 (6.58%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.61%) Ruby
11 5 (3.29%) Perl
11 5 (3.29%) Scala
12 4 (2.63%) Apex Code
12 4 (2.63%) C++
12 4 (2.63%) SOQL
13 2 (1.32%) Go
13 2 (1.32%) PHP
13 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (9.87%) Degree
2 13 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.32%) ISEB
6 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.66%) CCIE
7 1 (0.66%) CCNP
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.66%) CISM
7 1 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.97%) GDPR
2 3 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.66%) HL7
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 27 (17.76%) Docker
2 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (11.18%) Ansible
1 17 (11.18%) Terraform
2 10 (6.58%) Puppet
3 6 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.97%) Packer
5 2 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.66%) Grafana
6 1 (0.66%) Graylog
6 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.66%) Mesos
6 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) IBM
3 8 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.61%) Workday
5 5 (3.29%) Google
5 5 (3.29%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.97%) Blue Coat
6 3 (1.97%) Citrix
6 3 (1.97%) SAP
6 3 (1.97%) Trustwave
7 2 (1.32%) Blue Prism
7 2 (1.32%) Databricks
7 2 (1.32%) HP
7 2 (1.32%) Pega
7 2 (1.32%) Telerik
8 1 (0.66%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco
8 1 (0.66%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.66%) VMware