Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 73 47
Rank change year-on-year +16 -26 -12
Contract jobs citing Web Services 167 127 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.42% 2.91% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.62% 10.14% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 96 156
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +1.82% +17.86%
10th Percentile £319 £319 £279
90th Percentile £580 £575 £515
England median daily rate £480 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.71% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +6.88%

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 1,572 1,252 1,900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 32.19% 28.67% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,099 936 1,316
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £296 £283
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +138.30% -60.35%
10th Percentile £15.24 £17.76 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.25 £40.50 £44.38
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% 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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +25 118 £413 +3.13% 55
South Yorkshire -8 31 £425 -3.95% 25
North Yorkshire +8 14 £418 -7.22% 17
East Yorkshire +3 2 £438 +15.13% 3
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 75 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.32%) Java
3 57 (34.13%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (29.94%) REST
5 47 (28.14%) SQL
6 45 (26.95%) JavaScript
7 39 (23.35%) .NET
8 37 (22.16%) C#
9 35 (20.96%) SOAP
10 33 (19.76%) CSS
10 33 (19.76%) Docker
11 31 (18.56%) Scrum
12 30 (17.96%) HTML
13 27 (16.17%) TDD
13 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
13 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET
13 27 (16.17%) DevOps
14 26 (15.57%) Microservices
14 26 (15.57%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (14.97%) Java 8
15 25 (14.97%) Finance
16 23 (13.77%) MVC
17 22 (13.17%) Linux
17 22 (13.17%) Git (software)
18 21 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (12.57%) Spring Boot
18 21 (12.57%) SOA
18 21 (12.57%) Spring
18 21 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (11.98%) Degree

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 (5.99%) Confluence
2 9 (5.39%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.20%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.20%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) JBoss
5 2 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.60%) Jetty
6 1 (0.60%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (34.13%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.38%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (10.18%) Amazon S3
3 17 (10.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (10.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 15 (8.98%) AWS Lambda
4 15 (8.98%) Serverless
5 12 (7.19%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.40%) Force.com
8 4 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.40%) IaaS
8 4 (2.40%) Office 365
8 4 (2.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 3 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (1.80%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (1.80%) PaaS
10 2 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (1.20%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.59%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) DNS
3 2 (1.20%) SSH
3 2 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.60%) DHCP
4 1 (0.60%) Extranet
4 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.60%) Intranet
4 1 (0.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.99%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.59%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (3.59%) MySQL
6 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
8 4 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.40%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.80%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.80%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.20%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (5.39%) JIRA
4 9 (5.39%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.19%) Maven
6 6 (3.59%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.59%) Subversion
7 5 (2.99%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.99%) JUnit
7 5 (2.99%) Mockito
7 5 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.40%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.80%) MSTest
9 3 (1.80%) NUnit
9 3 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.80%) Selenium
10 2 (1.20%) PostCSS
10 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (14.97%) Finance
2 4 (2.40%) Banking
2 4 (2.40%) Marketing
3 3 (1.80%) Retail
3 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Back Office
4 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.60%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 89 (53.29%) Developer
2 30 (17.96%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.37%) .NET Developer
4 24 (14.37%) Architect
5 15 (8.98%) Consultant
6 12 (7.19%) AWS Architect
7 11 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (5.99%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (4.19%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (3.59%) AWS Consultant
12 6 (3.59%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Salesforce Developer
12 6 (3.59%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.59%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.94%) REST
2 39 (23.35%) .NET
3 35 (20.96%) SOAP
4 33 (19.76%) CSS
5 30 (17.96%) HTML
6 27 (16.17%) ASP.NET
7 21 (12.57%) Spring
7 21 (12.57%) Spring Boot
8 20 (11.98%) XML
9 18 (10.78%) RESTful
10 16 (9.58%) JSON
11 15 (8.98%) WCF
12 13 (7.78%) Apache Camel
13 12 (7.19%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
13 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (6.59%) JMS
14 11 (6.59%) jQuery
15 10 (5.99%) Node.js
16 9 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.99%) DataPower
5 5 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.40%) Clustering
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.40%) User Experience
7 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.20%) CMDB
8 2 (1.20%) PKI
8 2 (1.20%) Robotics
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.17%) Linux
2 12 (7.19%) Windows
3 8 (4.79%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Android
4 4 (2.40%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.40%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.80%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) VMS
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.56%) Scrum
3 27 (16.17%) DevOps
3 27 (16.17%) TDD
4 26 (15.57%) Microservices
4 26 (15.57%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (13.77%) MVC
6 21 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.57%) SOA
7 20 (11.98%) Software Engineering
8 15 (8.98%) Migration
8 15 (8.98%) OO
9 13 (7.78%) BDD
9 13 (7.78%) Web Development
10 11 (6.59%) Auto-Scaling
10 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.99%) Change Management
11 10 (5.99%) Data Modelling
11 10 (5.99%) Open Source
12 9 (5.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.32%) Java
2 47 (28.14%) SQL
3 45 (26.95%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.16%) C#
5 25 (14.97%) Java 8
6 15 (8.98%) Python
7 12 (7.19%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.99%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.79%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.19%) Apex Code
10 7 (4.19%) SOQL
11 5 (2.99%) C++
11 5 (2.99%) Scala
11 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.20%) COBOL
13 2 (1.20%) Go
13 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.20%) Ruby
14 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Degree
2 13 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.19%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) CISM
5 5 (2.99%) CISSP
6 4 (2.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.80%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.60%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) PMO
System Software
1 33 (19.76%) Docker
2 6 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (10.78%) Terraform
2 16 (9.58%) Ansible
3 12 (7.19%) Puppet
4 8 (4.79%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.80%) Packer
5 3 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.60%) Grafana
6 1 (0.60%) Graylog
Vendors
1 17 (10.18%) Oracle
2 12 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.79%) IBM
5 6 (3.59%) Splunk
6 5 (2.99%) Google
7 4 (2.40%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.80%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.80%) VMware
9 2 (1.20%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.20%) Citrix
9 2 (1.20%) Coverity
9 2 (1.20%) Telerik
10 1 (0.60%) Apple
10 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.60%) Databricks
10 1 (0.60%) IBM Sterling
10 1 (0.60%) SAP