The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 23 14 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Contract jobs citing Web Services 58 80 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.58% 10.72% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.48% 38.83% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 9
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£250 £420 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £28.15
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.78%
Web Services
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
247 206 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.04% 27.61% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 148 52
Average daily rate £315 £385 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.24% -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -2 52 £250 -39.75% 9
West Wales -14 3 £450 -10.00%
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 87 (72.50%) XML
2 86 (71.67%) SOAP
3 60 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (49.17%) Scrum
4 59 (49.17%) Java
5 55 (45.83%) HTML
6 53 (44.17%) .NET
7 52 (43.33%) C#
8 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
9 50 (41.67%) Spring
10 40 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 39 (32.50%) REST
12 38 (31.67%) Security Cleared
13 37 (30.83%) Unit Testing
13 37 (30.83%) Visual Studio
14 36 (30.00%) SQL
15 35 (29.17%) ASP.NET
16 33 (27.50%) BDD
17 32 (26.67%) CSS
17 32 (26.67%) TDD
18 31 (25.83%) SC Cleared
18 31 (25.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 30 (25.00%) .NET Framework
19 30 (25.00%) MVC
20 29 (24.17%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (23.33%) AngularJS
21 28 (23.33%) JSP
22 27 (22.50%) Oracle
22 27 (22.50%) OO

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (21.67%) IIS
2 22 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 19 (15.83%) WebSphere
4 18 (15.00%) JBoss
5 6 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.17%) FileNet
6 5 (4.17%) Confluence
7 3 (2.50%) nginx
7 3 (2.50%) Apache
8 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.67%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.67%) ArcSDE
8 2 (1.67%) Node.js
8 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Intranet
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (20.00%) MySQL
4 23 (19.17%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.83%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (5.83%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.83%) NoSQL
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.83%) Redis
11 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 37 (30.83%) Visual Studio
2 29 (24.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (20.00%) Subversion
4 21 (17.50%) Eclipse
5 13 (10.83%) JIRA
6 11 (9.17%) Cucumber
7 10 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.83%) Hudson
8 7 (5.83%) Selenium
9 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (4.17%) Spock
10 5 (4.17%) Geb
10 5 (4.17%) Maven
11 3 (2.50%) JUnit
11 3 (2.50%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.67%) JMeter
12 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.83%) Mockito
13 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (9.17%) Back Office
2 8 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (86.67%) Developer
2 50 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 32 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 10 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 7 (5.83%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Support Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Applications Support Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Applications Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
10 2 (1.67%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (1.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (1.67%) SOA Developer
10 2 (1.67%) GIS Developer
10 2 (1.67%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (72.50%) XML
2 86 (71.67%) SOAP
3 55 (45.83%) HTML
4 53 (44.17%) .NET
5 50 (41.67%) Spring
6 39 (32.50%) REST
7 35 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 32 (26.67%) CSS
9 30 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 28 (23.33%) JSP
10 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (23.33%) AngularJS
11 26 (21.67%) JDBC
11 26 (21.67%) Struts
12 22 (18.33%) Hibernate
12 22 (18.33%) JPA
13 19 (15.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (15.00%) HTML5
15 17 (14.17%) Java SE
16 16 (13.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) User Experience
2 7 (5.83%) NHS
3 2 (1.67%) GIS
3 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.67%) Linux
2 5 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (49.17%) Scrum
3 37 (30.83%) Unit Testing
4 33 (27.50%) BDD
5 32 (26.67%) TDD
6 30 (25.00%) MVC
7 27 (22.50%) OO
8 22 (18.33%) Web Development
9 18 (15.00%) SOA
10 12 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 12 (10.00%) Open Source
11 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.67%) ETL
13 7 (5.83%) RUP
13 7 (5.83%) DSDM
13 7 (5.83%) DevOps
14 6 (5.00%) Project Management
15 5 (4.17%) CRM
15 5 (4.17%) Information Security
15 5 (4.17%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.17%) Java
2 52 (43.33%) C#
3 40 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 36 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (3.33%) Python
7 4 (3.33%) Perl
8 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.67%) Ruby
9 2 (1.67%) PHP
10 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.83%) C
10 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 38 (31.67%) Security Cleared
2 31 (25.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.00%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.33%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.67%) vCloud
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Salt
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (22.50%) Oracle
2 21 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) Twitter
4 4 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.67%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.67%) ESRI
5 2 (1.67%) Alterian
6 1 (0.83%) Google
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
6 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago