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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 21 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 17 44 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.46% 12.05% 1.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.54% 36.67% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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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
87 120 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.08% 32.88% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 81 8
Average daily rate £350 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 April 2015, 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 31 (83.78%) XML
2 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (59.46%) SOAP
3 21 (56.76%) C#
4 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (45.95%) .NET
7 16 (43.24%) T-SQL
7 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (35.14%) WCF
10 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
11 10 (27.03%) NHS
11 10 (27.03%) HTML
12 9 (24.32%) CSS
12 9 (24.32%) Information Security
13 8 (21.62%) Replication
13 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.62%) Internet
14 7 (18.92%) Intranet
14 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
14 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
14 7 (18.92%) Web Design
14 7 (18.92%) Alterian
14 7 (18.92%) Content Management
14 7 (18.92%) User Experience
15 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) CICS
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 7 (18.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 18 (48.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (43.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.70%) TestNG
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) JMeter
5 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (10.81%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Project Manager
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Web Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Web Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Support Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) XML
2 22 (59.46%) SOAP
3 17 (45.95%) .NET
4 13 (35.14%) WCF
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.81%) RESTful
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.11%) REST
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.70%) JRules
11 1 (2.70%) Spring
11 1 (2.70%) JSF
11 1 (2.70%) Dojo
11 1 (2.70%) jQuery
11 1 (2.70%) WSDL
11 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) NHS
2 8 (21.62%) Replication
3 7 (18.92%) User Experience
4 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) IPTV
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.70%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) UNIX
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Information Security
2 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
2 7 (18.92%) Web Design
2 7 (18.92%) Content Management
3 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) ETL
4 5 (13.51%) MVC
5 4 (10.81%) BDD
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) COBOL
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Alterian
3 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) ILOG
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