The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 March 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 / Newport
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.17% 11.11% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 30.00% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £463 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.32% +60.00%  

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 Newport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10 30 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 10.42% 37.04% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 19
Median daily rate £450 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £355 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £66.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Newport

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Newport

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Newport

Web Services
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Newport region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 13 (92.86%) RESTful
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Java
4 9 (64.29%) Open Source
5 8 (57.14%) REST
5 8 (57.14%) Python
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) Kanban
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) BDD
6 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (42.86%) High Availability
7 6 (42.86%) DevOps
7 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
7 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (35.71%) Swagger
8 5 (35.71%) Splunk
9 4 (28.57%) Microservices
9 4 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
10 3 (21.43%) Spring
10 3 (21.43%) Maven
10 3 (21.43%) SOA

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 4 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (14.29%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 1 (7.14%) DbUnit
4 1 (7.14%) jMock
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
4 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) RESTful
2 8 (57.14%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (35.71%) Swagger
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) J2EE
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) PowerMock
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) Kanban
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) High Availability
5 6 (42.86%) Load Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Microservices
7 3 (21.43%) Dependency Management
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
8 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
9 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore