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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 30 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.46% 11.16% 9.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.79% 29.63% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 39 26
Median daily rate £425 £320 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £282 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
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
86 162 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.04% 37.67% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 141 85
Median daily rate £388 £323 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 5 (35.71%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) Sass

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) HPCC
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Grunt
2 2 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Ajax
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
4 1 (7.14%) Flask
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) React
4 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Robotics
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) W3C
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile First
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) MCAD
3 1 (7.14%) MCSD
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Zend