Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 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 > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 20 17 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.34% 3.05% 12.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.49% 13.08% 37.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 86
Cardiff median daily rate £416 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +37.10% -11.43%
10th Percentile £169 £331 £215
90th Percentile £491 £525 £425
South Wales median daily rate £420 £450 £321
% change year-on-year -6.67% +40.08% -16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £21.00
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 Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 174 130 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.05% 23.34% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 101 248
Cardiff median daily rate £374 £375 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.33% +14.07% -5.40%
10th Percentile £191 £263 £220
90th Percentile £475 £525 £450
South Wales median daily rate £385 £425 £361
% change year-on-year -9.53% +17.65% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +43.33% -89.66%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £20.25
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 Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cardiff

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Cardiff

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Cardiff

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) HL7
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (45.00%) N-Tier
4 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (45.00%) RESTful
4 9 (45.00%) RedGate
4 9 (45.00%) SDLC
5 8 (40.00%) High Availability
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) Python
9 3 (15.00%) NHS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Data Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Architect
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Python Developer
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) CRM Developer
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) SOAP
2 10 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (45.00%) RESTful
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) Flask
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) React
6 1 (5.00%) RxJS
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (15.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (45.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) High Availability
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Case Management
6 2 (10.00%) CRM
6 2 (10.00%) Data Security
6 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 2 (10.00%) Information Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) RedGate