Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 45 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 159 203 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.61% 4.13% 4.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.05% 12.35% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 139 240
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +14.43% +6.87%
10th Percentile £319 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £555 £563
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
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 £44.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% +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 1,218 1,644 1,846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.67% 33.46% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1,117 1,226
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.70%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £534
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £27.23 £14.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.15% -29.21% -42.47%
10th Percentile £16.16 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.70 £40.25 £40.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +8 106 £400 +6.67% 58
South Yorkshire -15 35 £400 -5.88% 13
North Yorkshire +2 13 £450 +12.50% 11
Humberside - 1 £400 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 96 (60.38%) Java
2 92 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (31.45%) JavaScript
4 44 (27.67%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (27.04%) Spring
6 37 (23.27%) .NET
6 37 (23.27%) HTML
6 37 (23.27%) DevOps
7 35 (22.01%) Scrum
7 35 (22.01%) TDD
8 34 (21.38%) CSS
9 33 (20.75%) C#
10 32 (20.13%) Jenkins
11 31 (19.50%) SQL
11 31 (19.50%) Software Engineering
12 30 (18.87%) REST
12 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
13 29 (18.24%) RESTful
13 29 (18.24%) AngularJS
14 25 (15.72%) Hibernate
15 24 (15.09%) Oracle
15 24 (15.09%) SOAP
15 24 (15.09%) XML
15 24 (15.09%) Finance
16 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
17 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
17 22 (13.84%) Microservices
18 21 (13.21%) React
18 21 (13.21%) Open Source
18 21 (13.21%) HTML5

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 13 (8.18%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (5.66%) JBoss
3 9 (5.66%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.14%) Confluence
5 5 (3.14%) GlassFish
6 4 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (1.89%) Apache
7 3 (1.89%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.89%) nginx
7 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.26%) CMS
8 2 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.26%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.26%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.26%) SAP Payroll
3 2 (1.26%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.63%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 44 (27.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.55%) PaaS
4 11 (6.92%) IaaS
5 9 (5.66%) GitHub
6 6 (3.77%) SaaS
7 4 (2.52%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.89%) CloudBees
8 3 (1.89%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.89%) Loggly
8 3 (1.89%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.89%) Serverless
8 3 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (1.89%) Sumo Logic
9 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.77%) SSL
2 4 (2.52%) SMS
3 2 (1.26%) HTTP
3 2 (1.26%) LDAP
3 2 (1.26%) SSH
3 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.47%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.58%) MySQL
4 15 (9.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (8.81%) NoSQL
6 8 (5.03%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.14%) Big Data
8 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.52%) NewSQL
10 3 (1.89%) Redis
10 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.26%) Adabas
11 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.63%) Event Store
12 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (20.13%) Jenkins
2 30 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.18%) Maven
4 12 (7.55%) JIRA
5 8 (5.03%) Selenium
5 8 (5.03%) SonarQube
6 6 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.14%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.52%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.52%) Gerrit
8 4 (2.52%) Gradle
8 4 (2.52%) IBM UrbanCode
8 4 (2.52%) JMeter
8 4 (2.52%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.52%) Mockito
8 4 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.52%) Vagrant
8 4 (2.52%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (15.09%) Finance
2 17 (10.69%) Banking
3 8 (5.03%) Retail
4 7 (4.40%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.26%) Local Government
6 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 80 (50.31%) Developer
2 38 (23.90%) Java Developer
3 20 (12.58%) Analyst
4 18 (11.32%) .NET Developer
4 18 (11.32%) Architect
5 16 (10.06%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (8.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Business Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Digital Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) Digital Business Analyst
9 10 (6.29%) SQL Developer
10 9 (5.66%) C# WCF Developer
10 9 (5.66%) WCF Developer
11 8 (5.03%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
14 5 (3.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.04%) Spring
2 37 (23.27%) .NET
2 37 (23.27%) HTML
3 34 (21.38%) CSS
4 30 (18.87%) REST
5 29 (18.24%) AngularJS
5 29 (18.24%) RESTful
6 25 (15.72%) Hibernate
7 24 (15.09%) SOAP
7 24 (15.09%) XML
8 21 (13.21%) HTML5
8 21 (13.21%) React
9 20 (12.58%) CSS3
10 19 (11.95%) J2EE
10 19 (11.95%) Node.js
11 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET
12 16 (10.06%) JSON
13 14 (8.81%) WCF
14 13 (8.18%) JSP
15 12 (7.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) User Experience
2 11 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.77%) Clustering
5 5 (3.14%) iPad
6 4 (2.52%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.26%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.26%) DataPower
8 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.26%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.26%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.26%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Linux
2 8 (5.03%) Unix
3 7 (4.40%) Android
4 6 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.52%) CentOS
5 4 (2.52%) Windows
6 3 (1.89%) Fedora
6 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.63%) MVS
7 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.63%) VMS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (23.27%) DevOps
3 35 (22.01%) Scrum
3 35 (22.01%) TDD
4 31 (19.50%) Software Engineering
5 22 (13.84%) Microservices
6 21 (13.21%) BDD
6 21 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (13.21%) Open Source
7 14 (8.81%) MVC
7 14 (8.81%) Test Automation
8 11 (6.92%) OO
9 10 (6.29%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.29%) SOA
10 9 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.66%) E-Commerce
10 9 (5.66%) Kanban
10 9 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.03%) SDLC
11 8 (5.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 96 (60.38%) Java
2 50 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 33 (20.75%) C#
4 31 (19.50%) SQL
5 15 (9.43%) Python
6 14 (8.81%) Ruby
7 12 (7.55%) C++
8 11 (6.92%) PHP
9 10 (6.29%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.40%) Groovy
11 5 (3.14%) COBOL
11 5 (3.14%) Scala
12 4 (2.52%) ES6
12 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.89%) Go
14 2 (1.26%) ABAP
14 2 (1.26%) VB
14 2 (1.26%) VB6
14 2 (1.26%) X++
15 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (3.77%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.26%) MCSD
4 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) APMG
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.26%) GDPR
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (11.95%) Docker
2 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) Puppet
2 12 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.29%) Ansible
4 8 (5.03%) Terraform
5 6 (3.77%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.77%) Salt
6 5 (3.14%) Kibana
7 4 (2.52%) Marathon
7 4 (2.52%) Mesos
8 3 (1.89%) logstash
8 3 (1.89%) Nagios
8 3 (1.89%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.89%) Rancher
8 3 (1.89%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (15.09%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.40%) Google
3 7 (4.40%) MuleSoft
4 6 (3.77%) IBM
4 6 (3.77%) Splunk
5 5 (3.14%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.14%) SAP
6 4 (2.52%) Brocade
6 4 (2.52%) F5
6 4 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.89%) Avature
7 3 (1.89%) Citrix
7 3 (1.89%) New Relic
7 3 (1.89%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.89%) Symantec
7 3 (1.89%) VMware
7 3 (1.89%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.26%) Lotus