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 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 19 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 50 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.55% 3.44% 4.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.76% 17.44% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £338 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+974.07% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+13.52% -24.20%
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
168 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 28.72% 19.72% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 59 58
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £145.00 £11.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1160.86% -36.11%
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 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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Cardiff +9 30 £316 +10.87% 10
Newport +1 15 £415 +22.96% 2
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 3
Caerphilly - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 81 (68.64%) Java
2 78 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (49.15%) XML
4 51 (43.22%) BDD
5 50 (42.37%) TDD
6 45 (38.14%) SOAP
7 35 (29.66%) SQL
8 33 (27.97%) OO
8 33 (27.97%) Spring
9 30 (25.42%) REST
10 27 (22.88%) Maven
10 27 (22.88%) Finance
11 26 (22.03%) Selenium
12 25 (21.19%) JUnit
13 24 (20.34%) Oracle
13 24 (20.34%) Struts
13 24 (20.34%) Scala
14 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
14 23 (19.49%) J2EE
14 23 (19.49%) MVC
15 22 (18.64%) Scrum
15 22 (18.64%) Ant
15 22 (18.64%) XSLT
16 21 (17.80%) Hibernate
17 20 (16.95%) .NET
17 20 (16.95%) Subversion
17 20 (16.95%) Web Development
18 19 (16.10%) WebSphere
18 19 (16.10%) Batik
18 19 (16.10%) Security Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 19 (16.10%) WebSphere
2 13 (11.02%) FileNet
3 8 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.93%) Apache
5 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) 3G
2 4 (3.39%) 2G
2 4 (3.39%) 4G
3 2 (1.69%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.10%) CouchDB
3 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (6.78%) DB2
6 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.69%) MySQL
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (22.88%) Maven
2 26 (22.03%) Selenium
3 25 (21.19%) JUnit
4 22 (18.64%) Ant
5 20 (16.95%) Subversion
6 19 (16.10%) Apache Ivy
7 11 (9.32%) JIRA
8 9 (7.63%) Jenkins
9 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
9 8 (6.78%) eggPlant
9 8 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
10 7 (5.93%) WebDriver
11 6 (5.08%) SoapUI
11 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
11 6 (5.08%) JBehave
12 5 (4.24%) Hudson
13 4 (3.39%) Calabash
13 4 (3.39%) Mercurial
13 4 (3.39%) Toad
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Local Government
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (60.17%) Developer
2 39 (33.05%) Java Developer
3 26 (22.03%) Architect
4 11 (9.32%) Java Architect
5 10 (8.47%) Technical Architect
6 9 (7.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Scala Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.08%) Development Team Leader
8 6 (5.08%) Java Team Leader
9 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Test Leader
10 4 (3.39%) QA Leader
10 4 (3.39%) Lead Architect
11 3 (2.54%) Perl Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.54%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (49.15%) XML
2 45 (38.14%) SOAP
3 33 (27.97%) Spring
4 30 (25.42%) REST
5 24 (20.34%) Struts
6 23 (19.49%) J2EE
7 22 (18.64%) XSLT
8 21 (17.80%) Hibernate
9 20 (16.95%) .NET
10 19 (16.10%) SVG
10 19 (16.10%) Batik
10 19 (16.10%) Akka
10 19 (16.10%) Play Framework
11 14 (11.86%) Java SE
12 13 (11.02%) WCF
12 13 (11.02%) HTML
12 13 (11.02%) JPA
13 12 (10.17%) MyBatis
13 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET
13 12 (10.17%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.93%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.08%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (5.08%) Open Source
4 5 (4.24%) NHS
5 4 (3.39%) AS400
5 4 (3.39%) Handset
5 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) W3C
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) UNIX
2 3 (2.54%) Android
2 3 (2.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Windows
3 2 (1.69%) Solaris
3 2 (1.69%) Linux
3 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (66.10%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) BDD
3 50 (42.37%) TDD
4 33 (27.97%) OO
5 23 (19.49%) MVC
6 22 (18.64%) Scrum
7 20 (16.95%) Web Development
8 19 (16.10%) Process Management
8 19 (16.10%) SOA
9 18 (15.25%) UML
10 14 (11.86%) Unit Testing
11 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.63%) Mobile Commerce
13 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
13 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.08%) Regression Testing
14 6 (5.08%) Workflow
15 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
15 5 (4.24%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 81 (68.64%) Java
2 35 (29.66%) SQL
3 24 (20.34%) Scala
4 12 (10.17%) C#
4 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.24%) Groovy
6 3 (2.54%) Python
6 3 (2.54%) Ruby
6 3 (2.54%) Perl
7 2 (1.69%) PHP
7 2 (1.69%) C++
7 2 (1.69%) XPath
7 2 (1.69%) XQuery
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (16.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.71%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) MCSD
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (20.34%) Oracle
2 16 (13.56%) IBM
3 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.08%) HP
5 4 (3.39%) Apple
5 4 (3.39%) Sun
6 2 (1.69%) Thunderhead
6 2 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (0.85%) Informatica
7 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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