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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 18 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 27 23 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.31% 9.31% 14.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.13% 37.70% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 17
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £258 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.17 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.72%
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
96 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.54% 24.70% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 39 42
Average daily rate £450 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 41 (73.21%) XML
2 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
3 24 (42.86%) SOAP
4 20 (35.71%) Java
5 16 (28.57%) SQL
5 16 (28.57%) .NET
5 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.57%) WCF
6 14 (25.00%) C#
6 14 (25.00%) HTML
6 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (23.21%) J2EE
7 13 (23.21%) Oracle
8 12 (21.43%) CSS
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
9 11 (19.64%) XSLT
9 11 (19.64%) NHS
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 10 (17.86%) TDD
11 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.07%) OO
11 9 (16.07%) MVC
11 9 (16.07%) Replication
12 8 (14.29%) DB2
12 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 8 (14.29%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.57%) FileNet
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) Intranet
2 5 (8.93%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) VPN
3 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (14.29%) DB2
6 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.14%) MySQL
8 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (7.14%) Subversion
2 4 (7.14%) Maven
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
2 4 (7.14%) Hudson
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) Trac
4 2 (3.57%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (3.57%) QUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) Xcode
5 1 (1.79%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Web Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Web Project Manager
9 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Middleware Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Designer
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.79%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (73.21%) XML
2 24 (42.86%) SOAP
3 16 (28.57%) .NET
3 16 (28.57%) WCF
4 14 (25.00%) HTML
5 13 (23.21%) J2EE
6 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 11 (19.64%) XSLT
8 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 8 (14.29%) REST
9 6 (10.71%) Spring
10 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.93%) RESTful
11 4 (7.14%) HTML5
11 4 (7.14%) jQuery
11 4 (7.14%) JSF
12 3 (5.36%) Middleware
12 3 (5.36%) Ajax
12 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) NHS
2 9 (16.07%) Replication
3 7 (12.50%) Open Source
4 6 (10.71%) User Experience
4 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.79%) New Media
7 1 (1.79%) IPTV
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) UNIX
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Android
2 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) TDD
3 9 (16.07%) OO
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
4 8 (14.29%) Scrum
5 7 (12.50%) Content Management
5 7 (12.50%) SOA
5 7 (12.50%) UML
5 7 (12.50%) Information Security
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.93%) Web Design
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) BDD
8 3 (5.36%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (5.36%) Pair Programming
8 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.36%) RUP
8 3 (5.36%) DSDM
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
2 16 (28.57%) SQL
3 14 (25.00%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.14%) Scala
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) C++
8 2 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Alterian
4 3 (5.36%) HP
4 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.57%) Twitter
6 1 (1.79%) ILOG
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