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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / Wales
Rank 11 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 64 45 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.06% 7.56% 5.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.07% 25.14% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 20
Median daily rate £475 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.85%

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
206 179 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.39% 30.08% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 147 108
Median daily rate £401 £341 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.58% -24.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £420 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.11 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.23% +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
West Wales +4 28 £500 - 3
South Wales -1 27 £450 +38.46% 10
North Wales - 4 £406 - 2
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 72 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (56.76%) Java
4 60 (54.05%) Jenkins
4 60 (54.05%) Ansible
5 58 (52.25%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (45.05%) Open Source
6 50 (45.05%) Security Cleared
7 47 (42.34%) REST
8 40 (36.04%) SC Cleared
9 38 (34.23%) Domain-Driven Design
10 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
11 28 (25.23%) Configuration Management
12 27 (24.32%) Relational Database
13 24 (21.62%) DevOps
13 24 (21.62%) RESTful
14 22 (19.82%) Terraform
14 22 (19.82%) Linux
15 19 (17.12%) Software Delivery
15 19 (17.12%) AWS CloudFormation
16 17 (15.32%) Scrum
17 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
17 15 (13.51%) Python
18 14 (12.61%) Software Engineering
19 13 (11.71%) TDD
20 12 (10.81%) Finance
20 12 (10.81%) BDD
21 11 (9.91%) Microservices
21 11 (9.91%) Spring
22 10 (9.01%) Kanban

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 (4.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.80%) Liferay
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.90%) Apache
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 72 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (17.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) HTTP
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
1 1 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.31%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (6.31%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.80%) GIS
5 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 1 (0.90%) Big Data
6 1 (0.90%) HPCC
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (54.05%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.21%) Maven
4 4 (3.60%) JUnit
5 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.80%) DbUnit
5 2 (1.80%) Grunt
5 2 (1.80%) gulp
5 2 (1.80%) jMock
5 2 (1.80%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.80%) Mockito
5 2 (1.80%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.90%) Ant
6 1 (0.90%) Gradle
6 1 (0.90%) Hudson
6 1 (0.90%) Selenium
6 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.50%) Electronics
3 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (66.67%) Developer
2 45 (40.54%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.02%) Cloud Developer
4 18 (16.22%) Applications Developer
5 17 (15.32%) AWS Developer
5 17 (15.32%) Cloud Engineer
6 14 (12.61%) AWS Engineer
7 13 (11.71%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (9.01%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (8.11%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (7.21%) Python Developer
12 7 (6.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (5.41%) Java Applications Developer
14 5 (4.50%) Agile Developer
14 5 (4.50%) Agile Java Developer
15 4 (3.60%) Java Engineer
15 4 (3.60%) Linux Engineer
15 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (42.34%) REST
2 24 (21.62%) RESTful
3 11 (9.91%) Spring
4 7 (6.31%) SOAP
5 6 (5.41%) .NET
5 6 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (4.50%) J2EE
6 5 (4.50%) Swagger
7 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.60%) Django
7 4 (3.60%) HTML
8 3 (2.70%) Ajax
8 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.70%) CSS
8 3 (2.70%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.70%) jQuery
8 3 (2.70%) WCF
8 3 (2.70%) XML
9 2 (1.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Fintech
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.80%) Robotics
3 2 (1.80%) W3C
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Blog
4 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Linux
2 3 (2.70%) Debian
2 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Android
3 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (52.25%) Continuous Integration
3 50 (45.05%) Open Source
4 38 (34.23%) Domain-Driven Design
5 28 (25.23%) Configuration Management
6 24 (21.62%) DevOps
7 19 (17.12%) Software Delivery
8 17 (15.32%) Scrum
9 14 (12.61%) Software Engineering
10 13 (11.71%) TDD
11 12 (10.81%) BDD
12 11 (9.91%) Microservices
13 10 (9.01%) Kanban
14 9 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (7.21%) Mobile First
15 8 (7.21%) Web Development
16 7 (6.31%) Load Testing
16 7 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
17 6 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
17 6 (5.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 63 (56.76%) Java
2 34 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.51%) Python
4 9 (8.11%) SQL
5 6 (5.41%) C#
6 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.80%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.90%) Groovy
8 1 (0.90%) Ruby
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (45.05%) Security Cleared
2 40 (36.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) MCAD
3 1 (0.90%) MCSD
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 60 (54.05%) Ansible
2 22 (19.82%) Terraform
3 8 (7.21%) Puppet
4 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.90%) Consul
5 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) SAP
2 5 (4.50%) Splunk
3 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) OpenText
5 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle
6 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.90%) Zend
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