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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 28 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.96% 4.32% 8.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.48% 13.79% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 25
Median daily rate £373 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £304 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £404 £375
% change year-on-year -0.80% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year +10.34% -4.10%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 84 87 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 25.61% 31.29% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 238 498
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £269 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) jQuery
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (26.67%) Mobile First
3 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) UML
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Fintech
4 7 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) LINQ
5 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) OOP
5 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum

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 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) Grunt
4 1 (3.33%) gulp
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) UML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
1 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (30.00%) jQuery
2 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (20.00%) LINQ
4 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
6 3 (10.00%) CSS
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.67%) CSS3
7 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.33%) REST
8 1 (3.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Fintech
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (13.33%) NHS
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 2 (6.67%) W3C
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Debian
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Mobile First
2 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 7 (23.33%) UML
4 6 (20.00%) OOP
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Conceptual Models
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Informatics
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) HL7
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) WAI
2 1 (3.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Puppet
1 4 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
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