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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 9 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 18.18% 3.70% 3.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 51.28% 16.67% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £29.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -18.62%
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
39 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 35.45% 22.22% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 19
Average daily rate £420 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 38 (86.36%) Java
3 37 (84.09%) BDD
4 23 (52.27%) OO
4 23 (52.27%) Scala
4 23 (52.27%) Akka
4 23 (52.27%) Play Framework
5 22 (50.00%) CouchDB
5 22 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (50.00%) SVG
5 22 (50.00%) Process Management
5 22 (50.00%) Web Development
5 22 (50.00%) Batik
6 18 (40.91%) XML
7 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) REST
8 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) Java SE
9 12 (27.27%) Spring
9 12 (27.27%) XSLT
10 11 (25.00%) Struts
11 10 (22.73%) IBM
11 10 (22.73%) JUnit
11 10 (22.73%) Subversion
11 10 (22.73%) Selenium
12 9 (20.45%) WCF
12 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
12 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
12 9 (20.45%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) WebSphere
1 9 (20.45%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 22 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JUnit
1 10 (22.73%) Subversion
1 10 (22.73%) Selenium
2 9 (20.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Architect
2 13 (29.55%) Java Architect
3 12 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Scala Developer
5 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Akka
1 23 (52.27%) Play Framework
2 22 (50.00%) SVG
2 22 (50.00%) Batik
3 18 (40.91%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) REST
4 13 (29.55%) Java SE
5 12 (27.27%) Spring
5 12 (27.27%) XSLT
6 11 (25.00%) Struts
7 9 (20.45%) WCF
7 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.45%) SOAP
7 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 9 (20.45%) MyBatis
8 8 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) AS400
1 1 (2.27%) iSeries
1 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) TDD
2 37 (84.09%) BDD
3 23 (52.27%) OO
4 22 (50.00%) Process Management
4 22 (50.00%) Web Development
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) SOA
8 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Workflow
10 4 (9.09%) Scrum
10 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.27%) Web Services Management
11 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) Scala
3 9 (20.45%) C#
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Zend
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica