The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 8 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 3.45% 3.61% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 15.00% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £263 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.59 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +1.67%
Web Services
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 27.59% 24.10% 67.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 21
Average daily rate £265 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the West Wales region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swansea +14 1 - - 1
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WebOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet