The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 16 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 51 51 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 10.47% 8.96% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.57% 31.88% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 4
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£425 £475 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +68.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £400 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Web Services
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 160 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 37.99% 28.12% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 103 51
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +16.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -3 32 £430 -9.47% 3
Cardiff -11 17 £350 -26.31% 6
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 57 (77.03%) XML
2 48 (64.86%) SOAP
3 44 (59.46%) C#
4 42 (56.76%) .NET
5 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
6 37 (50.00%) Scrum
7 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (36.49%) Unit Testing
10 26 (35.14%) REST
10 26 (35.14%) Visual Studio
11 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
11 23 (31.08%) SQL
12 22 (29.73%) HTML
12 22 (29.73%) MVC
12 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
13 21 (28.38%) TDD
14 20 (27.03%) Java
14 20 (27.03%) CSS
14 20 (27.03%) .NET Framework
15 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (24.32%) BDD
16 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
17 16 (21.62%) IIS
17 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
17 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
17 16 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
18 15 (20.27%) Spring
18 15 (20.27%) ISO/IEC 27001

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 14 (18.92%) JBoss
2 14 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
4 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.05%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.35%) nginx
7 1 (1.35%) Node.js
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.35%) CICS
7 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.35%) FileNet
7 1 (1.35%) CMS
7 1 (1.35%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.16%) Internet
2 7 (9.46%) Intranet
3 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 32 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.05%) MySQL
7 2 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (35.14%) Visual Studio
2 18 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (17.57%) Eclipse
5 12 (16.22%) Subversion
6 10 (13.51%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.70%) JIRA
7 2 (2.70%) Selenium
7 2 (2.70%) JMeter
7 2 (2.70%) JUnit
7 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.35%) TestNG
8 1 (1.35%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.35%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.35%) Gradle
General
1 7 (9.46%) Back Office
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (77.03%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 13 (17.57%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Web Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Web Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Support Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Manager
9 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.70%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.35%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.35%) Programmer
10 1 (1.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (77.03%) XML
2 48 (64.86%) SOAP
3 42 (56.76%) .NET
4 26 (35.14%) REST
5 23 (31.08%) ASP.NET
6 22 (29.73%) HTML
7 20 (27.03%) CSS
7 20 (27.03%) .NET Framework
8 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (20.27%) WCF
9 15 (20.27%) Spring
10 12 (16.22%) Hibernate
11 11 (14.86%) Java SE
11 11 (14.86%) MyBatis
12 10 (13.51%) jQuery
13 9 (12.16%) HTML5
14 7 (9.46%) RESTful
15 6 (8.11%) Sass
16 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 3 (4.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) User Experience
2 10 (13.51%) NHS
3 8 (10.81%) Replication
4 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) New Media
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) GIS
6 1 (1.35%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
3 2 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Scrum
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.49%) Unit Testing
4 22 (29.73%) MVC
5 21 (28.38%) TDD
6 18 (24.32%) BDD
7 12 (16.22%) SOA
8 9 (12.16%) Information Security
9 8 (10.81%) Web Design
10 7 (9.46%) Content Management
10 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.76%) ETL
11 5 (6.76%) CRM
12 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.05%) Service Management
13 3 (4.05%) ITIL
13 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.70%) OO
14 2 (2.70%) RUP
14 2 (2.70%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 44 (59.46%) C#
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 20 (27.03%) Java
4 16 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) C++
6 3 (4.05%) PHP
7 2 (2.70%) C
8 1 (1.35%) COBOL
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) vSphere
1 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Nagios
1 1 (1.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Alterian
3 3 (4.05%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco
5 1 (1.35%) ILOG
5 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.35%) ESRI
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