The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 16 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 11 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 8.46% 20.00% 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.19% 53.19% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £374 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.33% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
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 Newport region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 47 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 32.31% 37.60% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 11
Average daily rate £400 £420 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Newport region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 40 (93.02%) Scrum
2 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (74.42%) Unit Testing
3 32 (74.42%) SOAP
4 31 (72.09%) XML
4 31 (72.09%) REST
5 28 (65.12%) C#
5 28 (65.12%) .NET
5 28 (65.12%) Visual Studio
6 25 (58.14%) BDD
7 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
7 24 (55.81%) MVC
8 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
9 22 (51.16%) .NET Framework
9 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
9 22 (51.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (48.84%) IIS
11 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
11 20 (46.51%) TDD
11 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 18 (41.86%) Java
13 16 (37.21%) Spring
14 15 (34.88%) SOA
14 15 (34.88%) Eclipse
14 15 (34.88%) JBoss
14 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
15 14 (32.56%) Subversion
15 14 (32.56%) Java SE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 21 (48.84%) IIS
2 15 (34.88%) JBoss
2 15 (34.88%) Tomcat
3 12 (27.91%) WebSphere
4 4 (9.30%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Visual Studio
2 22 (51.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (34.88%) Eclipse
4 14 (32.56%) Subversion
5 10 (23.26%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.63%) JIRA
7 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) JMeter
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Gradle
7 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (20.93%) Back Office
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) .NET Developer
3 15 (34.88%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Junior
5 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (2.33%) UX Developer
6 1 (2.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) SOAP
2 31 (72.09%) XML
2 31 (72.09%) REST
3 28 (65.12%) .NET
4 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
4 22 (51.16%) .NET Framework
4 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (37.21%) Spring
6 14 (32.56%) Java SE
7 12 (27.91%) HTML
7 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
7 12 (27.91%) MyBatis
8 11 (25.58%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) HTML5
9 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (13.95%) Sass
12 5 (11.63%) CSS3
12 5 (11.63%) JAX-RS
13 4 (9.30%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (93.02%) Scrum
2 38 (88.37%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (74.42%) Unit Testing
4 25 (58.14%) BDD
5 24 (55.81%) MVC
6 20 (46.51%) TDD
7 15 (34.88%) SOA
8 4 (9.30%) BPEL
9 2 (4.65%) Workflow
9 2 (4.65%) Customer Insight
9 2 (4.65%) BPMN
10 1 (2.33%) Web Design
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
2 20 (46.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (41.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
1 1 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nagios
1 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco