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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 31 17 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.53% 3.45% 9.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 15.18% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 22
Average daily rate
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£318 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £388 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £33.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -0.73%
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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
186 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.15% 22.72% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 58 62
Average daily rate £450 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -3 23 £320 -20.00% 9
West Wales +3 7 £263 -33.54% 2
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Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 63 (55.26%) XML
2 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (48.25%) Java
4 53 (46.49%) SOAP
5 52 (45.61%) SQL Server
6 38 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 35 (30.70%) TDD
7 35 (30.70%) MongoDB
7 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (29.82%) Open Source
8 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
9 33 (28.95%) Spring
10 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
10 32 (28.07%) J2EE
10 32 (28.07%) Scrum
11 31 (27.19%) Configuration Management
12 28 (24.56%) .NET
12 28 (24.56%) SOA
12 28 (24.56%) SC Cleared
13 27 (23.68%) XSLT
14 25 (21.93%) Hibernate
15 24 (21.05%) MVC
15 24 (21.05%) Oracle
15 24 (21.05%) OO
15 24 (21.05%) REST
15 24 (21.05%) DevOps
16 23 (20.18%) SQL
17 22 (19.30%) C#
18 21 (18.42%) WCF
19 20 (17.54%) Subversion

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (15.79%) FileNet
2 17 (14.91%) Confluence
3 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.75%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) CICS
6 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.88%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.88%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.53%) PaaS
1 12 (10.53%) IaaS
2 8 (7.02%) SaaS
3 7 (6.14%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) HTTP
2 7 (6.14%) Internet
2 7 (6.14%) AMQP
3 5 (4.39%) Intranet
4 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (30.70%) MongoDB
3 19 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (14.91%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (14.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (14.91%) NoSQL
6 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (7.02%) DB2
10 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.51%) MySQL
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 20 (17.54%) Subversion
3 19 (16.67%) Maven
3 19 (16.67%) JIRA
3 19 (16.67%) Hudson
4 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (7.02%) GitLab
6 6 (5.26%) CA Gen
6 6 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.63%) Selenium
9 2 (1.75%) Trac
9 2 (1.75%) Sinon.JS
9 2 (1.75%) QUnit
9 2 (1.75%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.75%) JUnit
General
1 4 (3.51%) Back Office
1 4 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (67.54%) Developer
2 36 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 15 (13.16%) Architect
4 13 (11.40%) Technical Architect
5 10 (8.77%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Web Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Web Project Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Web Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Programmer
11 3 (2.63%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.63%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (2.63%) Analyst
11 3 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
12 2 (1.75%) Web Engineer
12 2 (1.75%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (55.26%) XML
2 53 (46.49%) SOAP
3 33 (28.95%) Spring
4 32 (28.07%) J2EE
5 28 (24.56%) .NET
6 27 (23.68%) XSLT
7 25 (21.93%) Hibernate
8 24 (21.05%) REST
9 21 (18.42%) WCF
10 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 18 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (15.79%) JSF
12 17 (14.91%) HTML
13 14 (12.28%) CSS
14 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET
15 9 (7.89%) JSON
16 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (6.14%) RESTful
16 7 (6.14%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (6.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.82%) Open Source
2 14 (12.28%) NHS
3 12 (10.53%) Clustering
4 9 (7.89%) Replication
5 7 (6.14%) User Experience
5 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.88%) W3C
8 1 (0.88%) AS400
8 1 (0.88%) GIS
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.88%) New Media
8 1 (0.88%) IPTV
8 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) iSeries
8 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) UNIX
2 14 (12.28%) Linux
3 10 (8.77%) Windows
4 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.70%) TDD
2 35 (30.70%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (28.07%) Scrum
4 31 (27.19%) Configuration Management
5 28 (24.56%) SOA
6 24 (21.05%) MVC
6 24 (21.05%) OO
6 24 (21.05%) DevOps
7 18 (15.79%) RUP
7 18 (15.79%) DSDM
7 18 (15.79%) Pair Programming
8 17 (14.91%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (14.91%) Release Management
8 17 (14.91%) Software Engineering
9 11 (9.65%) UML
10 7 (6.14%) Line Management
10 7 (6.14%) Information Security
10 7 (6.14%) Information Architecture
10 7 (6.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (48.25%) Java
2 23 (20.18%) SQL
3 22 (19.30%) C#
4 13 (11.40%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.65%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.51%) Scala
6 4 (3.51%) Python
6 4 (3.51%) PHP
7 3 (2.63%) C
7 3 (2.63%) C++
7 3 (2.63%) Ruby
8 1 (0.88%) COBOL
8 1 (0.88%) Perl
8 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
2 28 (24.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) Puppet
1 12 (10.53%) Ansible
2 3 (2.63%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.88%) Nessus
3 1 (0.88%) Graphite
3 1 (0.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.05%) Oracle
3 19 (16.67%) IBM
4 17 (14.91%) Twitter
5 6 (5.26%) CA
6 5 (4.39%) Alterian
7 3 (2.63%) HP
8 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.75%) EPiServer
8 2 (1.75%) Sybase
9 1 (0.88%) Informatica
9 1 (0.88%) ILOG
9 1 (0.88%) ESRI
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago