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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 13 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 12.30% 5.41% 3.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.50% 17.39% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
Average daily rate
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£415 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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
40 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 32.79% 31.08% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 19
Average daily rate £400 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 35 (89.74%) TDD
2 34 (87.18%) BDD
3 33 (84.62%) Java
4 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (48.72%) SVG
5 19 (48.72%) OO
5 19 (48.72%) Process Management
5 19 (48.72%) Web Development
5 19 (48.72%) Batik
5 19 (48.72%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (48.72%) Scala
5 19 (48.72%) CouchDB
5 19 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (48.72%) Akka
5 19 (48.72%) Play Framework
6 17 (43.59%) XML
7 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 12 (30.77%) Struts
9 12 (30.77%) Java SE
9 12 (30.77%) Spring
10 11 (28.21%) Subversion
10 11 (28.21%) Selenium
10 11 (28.21%) JUnit
10 11 (28.21%) XSLT
10 11 (28.21%) IBM
10 11 (28.21%) REST
11 10 (25.64%) MyBatis
11 10 (25.64%) SQL
11 10 (25.64%) WebSphere

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (25.64%) FileNet
1 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (48.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) CouchDB
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) JUnit
1 11 (28.21%) Subversion
1 11 (28.21%) Selenium
2 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.56%) TestNG
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.21%) Architect
3 11 (28.21%) Java Architect
4 8 (20.51%) Scala Developer
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) SVG
1 19 (48.72%) Batik
1 19 (48.72%) Akka
1 19 (48.72%) Play Framework
2 17 (43.59%) XML
3 12 (30.77%) Spring
3 12 (30.77%) Struts
3 12 (30.77%) Java SE
4 11 (28.21%) REST
4 11 (28.21%) XSLT
5 10 (25.64%) MyBatis
6 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.95%) WCF
6 7 (17.95%) .NET
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.95%) SOAP
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (10.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) AS400
1 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) TDD
2 34 (87.18%) BDD
3 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (48.72%) Web Development
4 19 (48.72%) OO
4 19 (48.72%) Process Management
5 7 (17.95%) SOA
6 6 (15.38%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) Workflow
6 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services Management
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Scala
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) MCSD
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle