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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 18 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 63 69 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.12% 9.19% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.32% 28.63% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 6
Average daily rate
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£416 £450 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.55% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
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
259 241 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.38% 32.09% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 154 63
Average daily rate £400 £425 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +31.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +1 55 £425 -5.55% 7
West Wales -12 2 £425 -5.55%
North Wales - 1 £350 - 1
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 60 (69.77%) XML
2 55 (63.95%) SOAP
3 51 (59.30%) C#
4 49 (56.98%) .NET
5 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 42 (48.84%) Scrum
7 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (33.72%) Unit Testing
9 29 (33.72%) REST
10 27 (31.40%) Visual Studio
10 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET
11 26 (30.23%) SQL
11 26 (30.23%) HTML
11 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
12 25 (29.07%) Java
13 24 (27.91%) CSS
14 22 (25.58%) TDD
14 22 (25.58%) MVC
15 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
15 21 (24.42%) .NET Framework
16 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
17 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
17 19 (22.09%) T-SQL
18 18 (20.93%) BDD
18 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (19.77%) Spring
19 17 (19.77%) JBoss

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (19.77%) JBoss
1 17 (19.77%) Tomcat
2 16 (18.60%) IIS
2 16 (18.60%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.47%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.81%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.49%) nginx
6 2 (2.33%) Node.js
6 2 (2.33%) ArcSDE
6 2 (2.33%) ArcGIS
6 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) CICS
7 1 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
2 5 (5.81%) Intranet
3 3 (3.49%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) SAN
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (38.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) Redis
7 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Visual Studio
2 18 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (16.28%) Eclipse
3 14 (16.28%) Subversion
3 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (12.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.33%) CA Gen
6 2 (2.33%) JIRA
6 2 (2.33%) JUnit
6 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.33%) JMeter
6 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.16%) TestNG
7 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (8.14%) Back Office
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (80.23%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.44%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.95%) SQL Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Support Manager
8 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.49%) Web Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Web Project Manager
8 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.33%) Programmer
9 2 (2.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (69.77%) XML
2 55 (63.95%) SOAP
3 49 (56.98%) .NET
4 29 (33.72%) REST
5 27 (31.40%) ASP.NET
6 26 (30.23%) HTML
7 24 (27.91%) CSS
8 21 (24.42%) .NET Framework
9 20 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (19.77%) Spring
11 16 (18.60%) WCF
12 14 (16.28%) jQuery
12 14 (16.28%) Hibernate
13 13 (15.12%) Java SE
13 13 (15.12%) MyBatis
14 12 (13.95%) HTML5
15 10 (11.63%) RESTful
16 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (9.30%) Sass
17 4 (4.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) User Experience
2 12 (13.95%) NHS
3 8 (9.30%) Replication
4 5 (5.81%) Open Source
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) GIS
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) New Media
6 1 (1.16%) IPTV
6 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Scrum
2 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (33.72%) Unit Testing
4 22 (25.58%) MVC
4 22 (25.58%) TDD
5 18 (20.93%) BDD
6 13 (15.12%) SOA
7 10 (11.63%) Information Security
8 6 (6.98%) Web Design
8 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.81%) ETL
9 5 (5.81%) CRM
9 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.81%) Content Management
10 4 (4.65%) Project Management
10 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.49%) Service Management
11 3 (3.49%) ITIL
11 3 (3.49%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 51 (59.30%) C#
2 26 (30.23%) SQL
3 25 (29.07%) Java
4 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 19 (22.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.65%) PHP
6 3 (3.49%) Perl
6 3 (3.49%) Python
6 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
7 1 (1.16%) C++
7 1 (1.16%) COBOL
7 1 (1.16%) C
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.49%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.33%) vCloud
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) Nagios
1 1 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.16%) SCOM
1 1 (1.16%) Puppet
1 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.16%) Ansible
1 1 (1.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Alterian
4 2 (2.33%) CA
4 2 (2.33%) Mapinfo
4 2 (2.33%) ESRI
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) ILOG
5 1 (1.16%) Sybase
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) Google
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