Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 14 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 16.67% 2.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Bridgend median daily rate £250 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - -
South Wales median daily rate £420 £450 £321
% change year-on-year -6.67% +40.08% -17.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bridgend median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £52.03

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bridgend
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 25.00% 23.53% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Bridgend median daily rate £250 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - +39.53%
10th Percentile £225 £253 £359
90th Percentile £405 £515 £475
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bridgend median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -36.00%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bridgend

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Bridgend.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft