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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 32 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 30 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.80% 9.73% 10.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.40% 27.54% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 65 56
Median daily rate £450 £320 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -16.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.75 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
163 305 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.08% 35.34% 33.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 237 176
Median daily rate £450 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 5
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -16 17 £450 +40.62% 11
West Wales +6 9 £495 +13.14% 2
Mid Wales - 1 £338 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (36.96%) Open Source
4 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
6 15 (32.61%) Ansible
7 14 (30.43%) REST
7 14 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
8 11 (23.91%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) XML
9 10 (21.74%) Scrum
10 9 (19.57%) C#
10 9 (19.57%) SQL
11 8 (17.39%) HTML
11 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
11 8 (17.39%) RESTful
12 7 (15.22%) Office 365
12 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
12 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
12 7 (15.22%) PHP
12 7 (15.22%) CSS
12 7 (15.22%) Windows
12 7 (15.22%) LDAP
12 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (13.04%) DevOps
14 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
14 5 (10.87%) Skype

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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) Office 365
3 4 (8.70%) SaaS
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LDAP
2 5 (10.87%) Skype
3 4 (8.70%) SSL
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 2 (4.35%) Intranet
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) HTTP
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) SSH
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) GIS
3 1 (2.17%) HPCC
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Web Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) REST
2 11 (23.91%) .NET
3 10 (21.74%) XML
4 8 (17.39%) HTML
4 8 (17.39%) RESTful
5 7 (15.22%) CSS
6 4 (8.70%) Spring
7 3 (6.52%) Django
8 2 (4.35%) J2EE
8 2 (4.35%) Middleware
8 2 (4.35%) SOAP
8 2 (4.35%) WCF
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Cordova
9 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.17%) Java EE
9 1 (2.17%) jQuery
9 1 (2.17%) JSON
9 1 (2.17%) LAMP
9 1 (2.17%) PhoneGap
9 1 (2.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.35%) Robotics
2 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.17%) IPTV
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) New Media
3 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (36.96%) Open Source
3 14 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (21.74%) Scrum
5 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (13.04%) DevOps
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) BDD
8 4 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.70%) ITSM
8 4 (8.70%) Microservices
8 4 (8.70%) Release Management
8 4 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (8.70%) TDD
8 4 (8.70%) Web Design
8 4 (8.70%) Workflow
9 3 (6.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
1 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.57%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 7 (15.22%) PHP
4 5 (10.87%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) MCAD
2 1 (2.17%) MCSD
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Alterian
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) OpenText
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.17%) Zend
Wales
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Interact Consulting
Rate: 500 - 600
Posted: 6 days ago