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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 15 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 9.33% - 4.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.82% - 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £370 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
22 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 29.33% 22.54% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 13
Average daily rate £380 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £66.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
2 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
3 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
3 19 (61.29%) .NET
4 18 (58.06%) C#
4 18 (58.06%) Scrum
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (48.39%) HTML
6 15 (48.39%) CSS
7 14 (45.16%) SOAP
7 14 (45.16%) REST
8 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
9 12 (38.71%) Java
10 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
10 11 (35.48%) JBoss
10 11 (35.48%) EJB
10 11 (35.48%) EJB 3.0
10 11 (35.48%) Drools
10 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
10 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
10 11 (35.48%) Subversion
10 11 (35.48%) Spring
10 11 (35.48%) Java SE
11 10 (32.26%) HTML5
11 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
11 10 (32.26%) SOA
11 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
11 10 (32.26%) Workflow
12 9 (29.03%) Mule

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (35.48%) JBoss
2 10 (32.26%) Tomcat
3 9 (29.03%) Mule
4 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (19.35%) FileNet
5 3 (9.68%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
2 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) Subversion
3 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Digital Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) REST
3 14 (45.16%) SOAP
4 11 (35.48%) Drools
4 11 (35.48%) EJB
4 11 (35.48%) EJB 3.0
4 11 (35.48%) Hibernate
4 11 (35.48%) Java SE
4 11 (35.48%) Spring
5 10 (32.26%) HTML5
6 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.81%) jQuery
6 8 (25.81%) Sass
7 6 (19.35%) Backbone.js
8 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.68%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
2 18 (58.06%) Scrum
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) SOA
4 10 (32.26%) Workflow
5 7 (22.58%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) Configuration Management
6 6 (19.35%) Requirements Engineering
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) CRM
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
2 18 (58.06%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft