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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 77 70 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.56% 9.89% 2.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.31% 33.18% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £58.50 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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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
272 211 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.22% 29.80% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 155 71
Average daily rate £323 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% -60.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +5 72 £275 -27.63% 9
West Wales -7 3 £450 +2.85% 1
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Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 114 (74.03%) SOAP
2 108 (70.13%) XML
3 95 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (57.14%) Scrum
5 81 (52.60%) HTML
6 80 (51.95%) Java
7 72 (46.75%) SQL Server
8 66 (42.86%) .NET
9 65 (42.21%) Spring
10 64 (41.56%) JavaScript
11 63 (40.91%) C#
12 56 (36.36%) Unit Testing
13 55 (35.71%) SQL
14 52 (33.77%) CSS
15 51 (33.12%) Security Cleared
16 50 (32.47%) ASP.NET
17 49 (31.82%) REST
18 48 (31.17%) TDD
19 46 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
20 45 (29.22%) HTTP
20 45 (29.22%) MVC
21 43 (27.92%) SC Cleared
21 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC
22 39 (25.32%) Subversion
23 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
24 37 (24.03%) Visual Studio
24 37 (24.03%) Hibernate
25 34 (22.08%) OO
25 34 (22.08%) AngularJS
26 33 (21.43%) Oracle

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 30 (19.48%) Tomcat
2 27 (17.53%) JBoss
3 26 (16.88%) IIS
4 19 (12.34%) WebSphere
5 11 (7.14%) Confluence
6 10 (6.49%) FileNet
7 7 (4.55%) Mule
8 6 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.95%) Apache
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.95%) nginx
11 2 (1.30%) Node.js
11 2 (1.30%) ArcSDE
11 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
11 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (1.30%) ArcGIS
11 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) Office 365
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 45 (29.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.30%) Intranet
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (46.75%) SQL Server
2 46 (29.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (15.58%) MySQL
4 23 (14.94%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
5 13 (8.44%) NoSQL
6 11 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.65%) Redis
11 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (25.32%) Subversion
2 37 (24.03%) Visual Studio
3 29 (18.83%) Eclipse
3 29 (18.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (12.34%) JIRA
5 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.44%) Hudson
6 13 (8.44%) Selenium
7 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
8 11 (7.14%) Maven
8 11 (7.14%) Spock
8 11 (7.14%) Geb
8 11 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 9 (5.84%) SoapUI
10 7 (4.55%) JMeter
11 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.95%) JUnit
13 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.65%) Mockito
General
1 13 (8.44%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Back Office
3 11 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.30%) Marketing
4 2 (1.30%) Electronics
4 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 133 (86.36%) Developer
2 64 (41.56%) Java Developer
3 45 (29.22%) .NET Developer
4 18 (11.69%) SQL Developer
5 10 (6.49%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.84%) Software Developer
7 7 (4.55%) Analyst
8 5 (3.25%) Tester
9 4 (2.60%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.60%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (2.60%) Performance Tester
9 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (2.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (2.60%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (1.95%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (1.95%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (1.95%) Business Analyst
10 3 (1.95%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.30%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.30%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (74.03%) SOAP
2 108 (70.13%) XML
3 81 (52.60%) HTML
4 66 (42.86%) .NET
5 65 (42.21%) Spring
6 52 (33.77%) CSS
7 50 (32.47%) ASP.NET
8 49 (31.82%) REST
9 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (24.03%) Hibernate
11 34 (22.08%) AngularJS
12 30 (19.48%) .NET Framework
13 28 (18.18%) JSP
14 26 (16.88%) Java SE
14 26 (16.88%) JDBC
14 26 (16.88%) Struts
15 22 (14.29%) JPA
16 19 (12.34%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (11.69%) HTML5
17 18 (11.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.39%) NHS
2 15 (9.74%) User Experience
3 2 (1.30%) DTV
3 2 (1.30%) GIS
3 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.65%) CMDB
4 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.44%) Linux
2 7 (4.55%) UNIX
3 5 (3.25%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (61.69%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (57.14%) Scrum
3 56 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 48 (31.17%) TDD
5 45 (29.22%) MVC
6 34 (22.08%) OO
7 33 (21.43%) BDD
8 27 (17.53%) SOA
9 22 (14.29%) Web Development
10 17 (11.04%) Open Source
11 15 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (9.74%) Configuration Management
12 13 (8.44%) RUP
12 13 (8.44%) DSDM
12 13 (8.44%) DevOps
13 11 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
13 11 (7.14%) Release Management
13 11 (7.14%) Workflow
13 11 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 11 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 80 (51.95%) Java
2 64 (41.56%) JavaScript
3 63 (40.91%) C#
4 55 (35.71%) SQL
5 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.79%) PL/SQL
6 6 (3.90%) BeanShell
7 4 (2.60%) Python
7 4 (2.60%) Perl
8 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.30%) Ruby
9 2 (1.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 51 (33.12%) Security Cleared
2 43 (27.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.90%) HL7
3 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.60%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.30%) vCloud
2 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) Puppet
2 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.30%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) Salt
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.43%) Oracle
3 11 (7.14%) Twitter
4 4 (2.60%) IBM
5 2 (1.30%) SAP
5 2 (1.30%) Alterian
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.30%) Mapinfo
5 2 (1.30%) ESRI
6 1 (0.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
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