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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 17 12 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Contract jobs citing Web Services 70 87 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.02% 10.66% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.97% 36.10% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 67 4
Average daily rate
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£415 £450 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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
292 241 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.63% 29.53% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 164 62
Average daily rate £388 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -4 61 £425 -5.55% 8
West Wales -10 1 £425 -5.55% 1
North Wales - 1 £350 - 1
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 54 (64.29%) XML
2 52 (61.90%) SOAP
3 50 (59.52%) C#
3 50 (59.52%) .NET
4 49 (58.33%) Scrum
5 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (47.62%) SQL Server
7 35 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 35 (41.67%) REST
8 34 (40.48%) Visual Studio
9 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
10 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 28 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 28 (33.33%) BDD
11 28 (33.33%) MVC
12 27 (32.14%) Java
13 26 (30.95%) HTML
14 25 (29.76%) TDD
14 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (29.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
15 24 (28.57%) CSS
16 23 (27.38%) IIS
17 21 (25.00%) SQL
18 19 (22.62%) Spring
19 17 (20.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 17 (20.24%) JBoss
19 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
19 17 (20.24%) Microsoft

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (27.38%) IIS
2 17 (20.24%) JBoss
2 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
3 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
4 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.76%) Apache
6 3 (3.57%) nginx
6 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.57%) FileNet
7 2 (2.38%) ArcSDE
7 2 (2.38%) ArcGIS
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.38%) Node.js
8 1 (1.19%) CICS
8 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) Intranet
3 3 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) SAN
4 1 (1.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 29 (34.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.19%) Redis
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (40.48%) Visual Studio
2 25 (29.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (19.05%) Eclipse
4 15 (17.86%) Subversion
5 11 (13.10%) Cucumber
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (7.14%) JIRA
7 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.38%) JMeter
8 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.38%) CA Gen
8 2 (2.38%) Selenium
9 1 (1.19%) TestNG
9 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.19%) Gradle
9 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (9.52%) Back Office
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (82.14%) Developer
2 30 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.24%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.57%) Support Manager
8 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Manager
9 2 (2.38%) Database Developer
9 2 (2.38%) GIS Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) XML
2 52 (61.90%) SOAP
3 50 (59.52%) .NET
4 35 (41.67%) REST
5 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET
6 28 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 26 (30.95%) HTML
8 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (28.57%) CSS
10 19 (22.62%) Spring
11 16 (19.05%) Java SE
11 16 (19.05%) HTML5
12 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (17.86%) jQuery
13 14 (16.67%) RESTful
14 13 (15.48%) MyBatis
14 13 (15.48%) Hibernate
15 8 (9.52%) CSS3
15 8 (9.52%) Sass
16 5 (5.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) User Experience
2 5 (5.95%) NHS
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) GIS
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.19%) IPTV
4 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.19%) New Media
4 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (58.33%) Scrum
2 48 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.67%) Unit Testing
4 28 (33.33%) BDD
4 28 (33.33%) MVC
5 25 (29.76%) TDD
6 16 (19.05%) SOA
7 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.14%) ETL
8 5 (5.95%) Open Source
8 5 (5.95%) CRM
8 5 (5.95%) Web Design
9 4 (4.76%) Information Security
9 4 (4.76%) Content Management
9 4 (4.76%) Project Management
9 4 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.57%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) C#
2 27 (32.14%) Java
3 21 (25.00%) SQL
4 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.76%) PHP
7 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) Perl
7 3 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.38%) vCloud
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) SCOM
1 1 (1.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.19%) Ansible
1 1 (1.19%) Salt
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
1 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Alterian
5 2 (2.38%) ESRI
5 2 (2.38%) Mapinfo
5 2 (2.38%) CA
6 1 (1.19%) Google
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) VMware
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