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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / Wales
Rank 14 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 59 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.77% 4.19% 2.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.78% 12.67% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 12
Median daily rate £475 £370 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £318 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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
205 221 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.46% 33.03% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 160 101
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £19.11 £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.05% +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 £494 +9.72% 2
South Wales +18 25 £438 +18.24% 6
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 80 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 65 (52.00%) Ansible
3 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (46.40%) Jenkins
5 56 (44.80%) Java
6 54 (43.20%) SC Cleared
7 50 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 46 (36.80%) Open Source
9 40 (32.00%) REST
10 36 (28.80%) Linux
11 35 (28.00%) Terraform
12 32 (25.60%) AWS CloudFormation
13 30 (24.00%) DevOps
13 30 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
13 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
14 28 (22.40%) Configuration Management
15 25 (20.00%) RESTful
16 24 (19.20%) Relational Database
17 19 (15.20%) Software Delivery
18 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
19 17 (13.60%) Python
20 16 (12.80%) SLA
21 15 (12.00%) Scrum
21 15 (12.00%) Software Engineering
22 12 (9.60%) Spring
22 12 (9.60%) Finance
22 12 (9.60%) TDD
23 11 (8.80%) SOA
23 11 (8.80%) Maven

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 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
2 2 (1.60%) Liferay
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.80%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 80 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (25.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) Internet
1 1 (0.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.20%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (6.40%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
5 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 58 (46.40%) Jenkins
2 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.80%) Maven
4 4 (3.20%) JUnit
5 3 (2.40%) Ant
6 2 (1.60%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.60%) CA Gen
6 2 (1.60%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.60%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.60%) DbUnit
6 2 (1.60%) Grunt
6 2 (1.60%) gulp
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
6 2 (1.60%) jMock
6 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.60%) Mockito
6 2 (1.60%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.80%) Gradle
General
1 12 (9.60%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.20%) Electronics
3 4 (3.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Advertising
4 2 (1.60%) Publishing
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (53.60%) Developer
2 38 (30.40%) Java Developer
3 29 (23.20%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (16.00%) Cloud Developer
5 19 (15.20%) AWS Engineer
6 18 (14.40%) Applications Developer
7 16 (12.80%) AWS Developer
8 13 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.20%) AWS DevOps
11 9 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (7.20%) Python Developer
11 9 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (6.40%) Architect
13 6 (4.80%) Applications Architect
13 6 (4.80%) Java Applications Developer
14 5 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
14 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (32.00%) REST
2 25 (20.00%) RESTful
3 12 (9.60%) Spring
4 7 (5.60%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (5.60%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (5.60%) SOAP
5 6 (4.80%) Swagger
6 5 (4.00%) .NET
7 4 (3.20%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.20%) Django
7 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.20%) HTML
7 4 (3.20%) XML
8 3 (2.40%) Ajax
8 3 (2.40%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.40%) CSS
8 3 (2.40%) J2EE
8 3 (2.40%) WCF
9 2 (1.60%) Middleware
9 2 (1.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.80%) Client/Server
1 6 (4.80%) Fintech
2 3 (2.40%) NHS
2 3 (2.40%) User Experience
3 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.60%) Robotics
3 2 (1.60%) W3C
4 1 (0.80%) Blog
4 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.80%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.00%) Debian
4 3 (2.40%) Unix
5 2 (1.60%) Android
5 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.40%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (36.80%) Open Source
4 30 (24.00%) DevOps
4 30 (24.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 28 (22.40%) Configuration Management
6 19 (15.20%) Software Delivery
7 15 (12.00%) Scrum
7 15 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (9.60%) TDD
9 11 (8.80%) BDD
9 11 (8.80%) Microservices
9 11 (8.80%) SOA
10 10 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (7.20%) Kanban
12 8 (6.40%) Load Testing
12 8 (6.40%) Mobile First
12 8 (6.40%) Web Development
13 7 (5.60%) High Availability
14 6 (4.80%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.80%) Java
2 30 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.60%) Python
4 9 (7.20%) SQL
5 6 (4.80%) C#
6 3 (2.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.60%) Perl
7 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.80%) Groovy
8 1 (0.80%) PHP
8 1 (0.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 54 (43.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Degree
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.80%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 65 (52.00%) Ansible
2 35 (28.00%) Terraform
3 10 (8.00%) Puppet
4 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.80%) Consul
5 1 (0.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
2 6 (4.80%) SAP
2 6 (4.80%) Splunk
3 3 (2.40%) Google
4 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.60%) CA
4 2 (1.60%) OpenText
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.60%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.60%) Sonatype
4 2 (1.60%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.80%) Sage
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