The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 16 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.71% 3.25% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.00% 18.00% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 1
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£316 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £145.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -21.19%
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South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
100 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.60% 18.05% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 37 22
Average daily rate £338 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Cardiff region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Cardiff region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 64 (71.91%) Java
2 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (40.45%) XML
4 35 (39.33%) BDD
5 34 (38.20%) SOAP
6 33 (37.08%) TDD
7 32 (35.96%) OO
8 27 (30.34%) Maven
9 24 (26.97%) Scala
10 23 (25.84%) SQL
10 23 (25.84%) J2EE
11 22 (24.72%) Ant
12 21 (23.60%) Finance
12 21 (23.60%) Hibernate
12 21 (23.60%) Scrum
13 20 (22.47%) Web Development
13 20 (22.47%) Spring
14 19 (21.35%) Batik
14 19 (21.35%) Process Management
14 19 (21.35%) SVG
14 19 (21.35%) CouchDB
14 19 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (21.35%) Cloud Computing
14 19 (21.35%) Akka
14 19 (21.35%) Apache Ivy
14 19 (21.35%) Play Framework
15 17 (19.10%) Oracle
16 16 (17.98%) MVC
17 15 (16.85%) Banking
17 15 (16.85%) UML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.99%) WebSphere
2 7 (7.87%) Apache
2 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.25%) FileNet
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.12%) Confluence
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (21.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) HTTP
2 4 (4.49%) 2G
2 4 (4.49%) 3G
2 4 (4.49%) 4G
3 2 (2.25%) Internet
3 2 (2.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) CouchDB
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.99%) DB2
4 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) MySQL
7 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (30.34%) Maven
2 22 (24.72%) Ant
3 19 (21.35%) Apache Ivy
4 14 (15.73%) Selenium
5 13 (14.61%) JUnit
6 11 (12.36%) JIRA
7 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
8 8 (8.99%) Subversion
8 8 (8.99%) eggPlant
8 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.87%) WebDriver
10 6 (6.74%) JBehave
10 6 (6.74%) SoapUI
10 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
11 5 (5.62%) Hudson
12 4 (4.49%) Toad
12 4 (4.49%) LoadRunner
12 4 (4.49%) Calabash
12 4 (4.49%) Mercurial
13 2 (2.25%) PowerBuilder
General
1 21 (23.60%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (55.06%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Java Developer
3 22 (24.72%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Java Architect
5 9 (10.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Scala Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Java Team Leader
7 6 (6.74%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Test Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Team Leader
7 6 (6.74%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (5.62%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) QA Leader
10 3 (3.37%) Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Perl Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Oracle Consultant
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.45%) XML
2 34 (38.20%) SOAP
3 23 (25.84%) J2EE
4 21 (23.60%) Hibernate
5 20 (22.47%) Spring
6 19 (21.35%) Batik
6 19 (21.35%) SVG
6 19 (21.35%) Akka
6 19 (21.35%) Play Framework
7 14 (15.73%) REST
8 13 (14.61%) JPA
9 12 (13.48%) Spring Web Flow
10 11 (12.36%) Struts
11 10 (11.24%) XSLT
11 10 (11.24%) .NET
11 10 (11.24%) RESTful
12 9 (10.11%) CSS
12 9 (10.11%) Java EE
13 8 (8.99%) HTML
14 7 (7.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (6.74%) Open Source
4 4 (4.49%) Handset
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (3.37%) AS400
5 3 (3.37%) NHS
6 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) Android
1 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.37%) UNIX
2 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
3 1 (1.12%) Solaris
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (67.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (39.33%) BDD
3 33 (37.08%) TDD
4 32 (35.96%) OO
5 21 (23.60%) Scrum
6 20 (22.47%) Web Development
7 19 (21.35%) Process Management
8 16 (17.98%) MVC
9 15 (16.85%) UML
10 12 (13.48%) Test Automation
11 11 (12.36%) SOA
12 9 (10.11%) Mobile Commerce
13 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
13 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (6.74%) Regression Testing
15 5 (5.62%) Test Planning
15 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
15 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
16 4 (4.49%) OOD
16 4 (4.49%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (71.91%) Java
2 24 (26.97%) Scala
3 23 (25.84%) SQL
4 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.62%) Groovy
5 5 (5.62%) C#
6 3 (3.37%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) XQuery
7 2 (2.25%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) Ruby
7 2 (2.25%) XPath
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Oracle
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) HP
4 4 (4.49%) Apple
4 4 (4.49%) Sun
4 4 (4.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter
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