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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 29 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 6 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.35% 11.44% 6.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 39.06% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 38 18
Median daily rate £425 £250 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £393 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +19.22%
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
56 128 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.96% 29.29% 26.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 105 75
Median daily rate £450 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
6 4 (23.53%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) ITSM
6 4 (23.53%) Web Design
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) SSL
6 4 (23.53%) Release Management
6 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) SaaS
6 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
6 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) QA
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) Intranet

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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LDAP
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) HPCC
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) IPTV
3 1 (5.88%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) ITSM
4 4 (23.53%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Web Design
4 4 (23.53%) Workflow
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Content Management
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCAD
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.76%) Alterian
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Zend