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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 54 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 19 62 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 8.01% 9.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.48% 24.31% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 44 47
Median daily rate £373 £416 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.45% -7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
254 255 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.58% 32.95% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 162 154
Median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
South Wales -30 17 £370 -12.94% 6
West Wales +14 2 £450 +5.88%
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) C#
2 22 (45.83%) OO
3 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) XML
4 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 16 (33.33%) HTML
6 16 (33.33%) CSS
6 16 (33.33%) MVC
6 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (31.25%) Linux
8 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 14 (29.17%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) SOA
10 12 (25.00%) Subversion
11 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
11 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.83%) Windows
12 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
12 10 (20.83%) RESTful
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.75%) Requirements Engineering
13 9 (18.75%) Scrum
13 9 (18.75%) TDD
13 9 (18.75%) Cross-Platform Development
14 8 (16.67%) Firewall
14 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
14 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) HTTP
3 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (8.33%) SSH
3 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Subversion
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) Maven
4 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.33%) Hudson
5 4 (8.33%) IntelliJ
5 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 4 (8.33%) JIRA
5 4 (8.33%) JUnit
5 4 (8.33%) QUnit
5 4 (8.33%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (8.33%) Trac
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.08%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Unix Support
7 3 (6.25%) Unix Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Wintel Support
7 3 (6.25%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) XML
3 16 (33.33%) CSS
3 16 (33.33%) HTML
4 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
5 10 (20.83%) RESTful
6 7 (14.58%) jQuery
7 6 (12.50%) Ajax
7 6 (12.50%) WCF
8 5 (10.42%) SOAP
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.33%) CSS3
9 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
9 4 (8.33%) HTML5
9 4 (8.33%) Java EE
9 4 (8.33%) LAMP
9 4 (8.33%) RequireJS
9 4 (8.33%) SAML
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) PKI
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 4 (8.33%) DataPower
2 4 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (8.33%) W3C
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Linux
2 10 (20.83%) Windows
3 6 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Android
4 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) OO
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) MVC
3 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 13 (27.08%) SOA
5 11 (22.92%) Unit Testing
6 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) Cross-Platform Development
7 9 (18.75%) Requirements Engineering
7 9 (18.75%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) BDD
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) OOP
9 4 (8.33%) UML
10 3 (6.25%) CRM
10 3 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 18 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) Python
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby
8 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.17%) C++
9 2 (4.17%) XPath
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) MCAD
4 1 (2.08%) MCSD
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.08%) HL7
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
1 4 (8.33%) yum
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
3 4 (8.33%) F5
3 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.08%) Alterian
5 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
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