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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 30 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 36 74 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.71% 12.35% 6.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.69% 31.36% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 27
Median daily rate £450 £363 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +14.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.51 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
174 236 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.62% 39.40% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 202 124
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -5 15 £450 +12.42% 1
Cardiff -16 10 £438 +36.71% 3
Bridgend -6 1 £450 -
Caerphilly - 1 £278 -
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (56.82%) Java
3 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
4 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (45.45%) RESTful
4 20 (45.45%) Open Source
5 18 (40.91%) REST
6 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) Scrum
9 11 (25.00%) TDD
10 10 (22.73%) Python
10 10 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design
10 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
10 10 (22.73%) BDD
10 10 (22.73%) Ansible
11 9 (20.45%) Microservices
11 9 (20.45%) Spring
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
12 8 (18.18%) SQL
12 8 (18.18%) Kanban
12 8 (18.18%) DevOps
13 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
13 7 (15.91%) Software Delivery
13 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
13 7 (15.91%) Load Testing
13 7 (15.91%) Web Development
13 7 (15.91%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) Liferay
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (15.91%) NoSQL
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) GIS
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) HPCC
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (52.27%) Jenkins
2 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) DbUnit
5 2 (4.55%) Grunt
5 2 (4.55%) gulp
5 2 (4.55%) jMock
5 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.55%) Mockito
5 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Electronics
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.45%) AWS Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Python Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Cloud Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (2.27%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) RESTful
2 18 (40.91%) REST
3 9 (20.45%) Spring
4 7 (15.91%) SOAP
5 6 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (11.36%) .NET
6 5 (11.36%) J2EE
6 5 (11.36%) Swagger
7 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.09%) HTML
8 3 (6.82%) Ajax
8 3 (6.82%) CSS
8 3 (6.82%) Django
8 3 (6.82%) jQuery
8 3 (6.82%) XML
9 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.55%) JSON
9 2 (4.55%) Middleware
9 2 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.55%) Robotics
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
1 2 (4.55%) W3C
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Android
1 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (45.45%) Open Source
3 11 (25.00%) Scrum
3 11 (25.00%) TDD
4 10 (22.73%) BDD
4 10 (22.73%) Domain-Driven Design
5 9 (20.45%) Microservices
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) DevOps
6 8 (18.18%) Kanban
7 7 (15.91%) Load Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Software Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) Web Development
8 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.64%) High Availability
9 5 (11.36%) Dependency Management
9 5 (11.36%) SOA
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) Python
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) C#
6 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCAD
3 1 (2.27%) MCSD
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) Splunk
3 2 (4.55%) OpenText
3 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.27%) Zend