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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 35 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 69 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.96% 11.82% 11.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 33.82% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 56 54
Median daily rate £375 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +2.85%
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
124 204 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.22% 34.93% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 163 131
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Cardiff -8 12 £400 +60.00% 2
Newport -14 1 £370 -13.95%
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 19 (57.58%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
5 15 (45.45%) CSS
6 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (39.39%) Linux
8 12 (36.36%) XML
8 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
9 11 (33.33%) OO
9 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (30.30%) Scrum
11 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
11 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
11 9 (27.27%) Windows
11 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 9 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
11 9 (27.27%) Cross-Platform Development
12 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
12 8 (24.24%) MVC
13 6 (18.18%) WCF
13 6 (18.18%) ITIL
14 4 (12.12%) Subversion
14 4 (12.12%) Workflow
14 4 (12.12%) ITSM
14 4 (12.12%) Web Design
14 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
14 4 (12.12%) Release Management
14 4 (12.12%) LDAP
14 4 (12.12%) Apache

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 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Commerce Server
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LDAP
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
1 4 (12.12%) VPN
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (6.06%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.06%) Intranet
3 2 (6.06%) SSH
3 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Maven
1 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.06%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) HTML
3 15 (45.45%) CSS
4 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 12 (36.36%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) WCF
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Java EE
7 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 2 (6.06%) LAMP
7 2 (6.06%) RESTful
7 2 (6.06%) SAML
7 2 (6.06%) SOAP
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.03%) REST
8 1 (3.03%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) IPTV
3 1 (3.03%) New Media
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) OO
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (30.30%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 9 (27.27%) Cross-Platform Development
4 9 (27.27%) Requirements Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) ITSM
7 4 (12.12%) Release Management
7 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Web Design
7 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) TDD
9 2 (6.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 3 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.03%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
1 2 (6.06%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
1 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Alterian
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.06%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.06%) VMware