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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Web Services 23 15 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.39% 3.73% 10.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.31% 22.39% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £388 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £423 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.13 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -2.57%
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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
141 67 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.91% 16.67% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 39 49
Average daily rate £450 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Cardiff -2 20 £315 -21.25% 6
Newport -2 1 £320 -20.00%
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 1
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 44 (68.75%) XML
2 30 (46.88%) SQL Server
3 25 (39.06%) SOAP
4 22 (34.38%) Java
4 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (32.81%) .NET
6 18 (28.13%) WCF
7 16 (25.00%) SQL
7 16 (25.00%) C#
7 16 (25.00%) HTML
8 15 (23.44%) Oracle
8 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (20.31%) NHS
9 13 (20.31%) CSS
9 13 (20.31%) J2EE
9 13 (20.31%) MVC
10 12 (18.75%) TDD
10 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.75%) XSLT
10 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (17.19%) REST
11 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (17.19%) T-SQL
11 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (15.63%) SOA
13 9 (14.06%) Scrum
13 9 (14.06%) Replication
13 9 (14.06%) Relational Database

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.69%) FileNet
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) CICS
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Doxygen
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.56%) PaaS
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
1 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
2 5 (7.81%) Intranet
2 5 (7.81%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (14.06%) Relational Database
6 8 (12.50%) DB2
7 4 (6.25%) MySQL
7 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
3 4 (6.25%) Hudson
4 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.69%) Maven
4 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 2 (3.13%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.13%) QUnit
5 2 (3.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.13%) Trac
5 2 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.56%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.56%) TestNG
6 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 4 (6.25%) Back Office
2 3 (4.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Developer
2 16 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Architect
4 10 (15.63%) Technical Architect
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Web Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Web Project Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Programmer
10 2 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Designer
10 2 (3.13%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Middleware Consultant
11 1 (1.56%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (68.75%) XML
2 25 (39.06%) SOAP
3 21 (32.81%) .NET
4 18 (28.13%) WCF
5 16 (25.00%) HTML
6 13 (20.31%) CSS
6 13 (20.31%) J2EE
7 12 (18.75%) XSLT
8 11 (17.19%) REST
9 7 (10.94%) RESTful
9 7 (10.94%) Spring
9 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
10 6 (9.38%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.81%) jQuery
12 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.25%) HTML5
12 4 (6.25%) Middleware
12 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) NHS
2 9 (14.06%) Replication
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.94%) Open Source
4 6 (9.38%) User Experience
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.56%) iSeries
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) IPTV
7 1 (1.56%) AS400
7 1 (1.56%) W3C
7 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.56%) New Media
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) UNIX
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Android
2 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) MVC
3 12 (18.75%) TDD
4 10 (15.63%) SOA
5 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 8 (12.50%) UML
6 8 (12.50%) OO
7 7 (10.94%) Information Security
7 7 (10.94%) Content Management
8 5 (7.81%) Web Design
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) BDD
9 4 (6.25%) Line Management
9 4 (6.25%) Information Architecture
10 3 (4.69%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) C#
2 16 (25.00%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 4 (6.25%) Scala
6 3 (4.69%) Ruby
6 3 (4.69%) Python
6 3 (4.69%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) Alterian
3 4 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.13%) Twitter
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) Informatica
6 1 (1.56%) ILOG
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago