The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Newport region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 5 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 22 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 16.92% 6.56% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.38% 28.57% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 1
Average daily rate £475 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 32.31% 22.95% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 1
Average daily rate £450 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Web Services
South Wales

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Java
1 21 (87.50%) TDD
2 18 (75.00%) OO
2 18 (75.00%) Scala
2 18 (75.00%) BDD
2 18 (75.00%) Akka
2 18 (75.00%) Play Framework
3 15 (62.50%) SVG
3 15 (62.50%) Process Management
3 15 (62.50%) CouchDB
3 15 (62.50%) Web Development
3 15 (62.50%) Batik
3 15 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 6 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (25.00%) JSON
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.50%) Java SE
6 3 (12.50%) Apache FOP
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
6 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (12.50%) Zend
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) CouchDB
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (54.17%) Scala Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Java Architect
3 8 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Support Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Akka
1 18 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 15 (62.50%) SVG
2 15 (62.50%) Batik
3 9 (37.50%) REST
4 6 (25.00%) XML
4 6 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) Java SE
5 3 (12.50%) Apache FOP
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (12.50%) WPF
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) XSD
5 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) .NET
5 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
1 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) TDD
2 18 (75.00%) OO
2 18 (75.00%) BDD
3 15 (62.50%) Process Management
3 15 (62.50%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Scala
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) MCSD
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Zend
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft