Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 January 2018 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 9 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 +2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 61 43 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 43.88% 21.83% 2.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 73.49% 40.95% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 1
West Wales median daily rate £523 £495 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +16.47% -
10th Percentile £375 £413 £413
90th Percentile £604 £618 £438
Wales median daily rate £478 £464 £363
% change year-on-year +2.96% +27.93% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
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 West Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 83 105 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 59.71% 53.30% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 78 9
West Wales median daily rate £525 £481 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +48.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £319 £363 £214
90th Percentile £619 £612 £408
Wales median daily rate £413 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -2.94% +21.43% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £29.50
% change year-on-year +170.90% -31.18% +24.21%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in West Wales

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in West Wales

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in West Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in West Wales

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +5 60 £525 +6.06% 2
Web Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 59 (96.72%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (81.97%) Java
3 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
3 45 (73.77%) Dropwizard
4 42 (68.85%) Open Source
5 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (55.74%) CQRS
7 31 (50.82%) Security Cleared
8 30 (49.18%) RESTful
9 29 (47.54%) SQL
9 29 (47.54%) NoSQL
10 28 (45.90%) Node.js
10 28 (45.90%) Ansible
10 28 (45.90%) HTML
10 28 (45.90%) CSS
10 28 (45.90%) Python
10 28 (45.90%) PaaS
10 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
11 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
11 27 (44.26%) Serverless
12 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
13 20 (32.79%) REST
14 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (29.51%) Domain-Driven Design
16 17 (27.87%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
16 17 (27.87%) Play Framework
16 17 (27.87%) Event Store
17 15 (24.59%) BPSS Clearance
18 14 (22.95%) Relational Database

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 59 (96.72%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (45.90%) PaaS
3 27 (44.26%) Serverless
4 12 (19.67%) Google Analytics
5 10 (16.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.64%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (47.54%) NoSQL
2 17 (27.87%) Event Store
2 17 (27.87%) MongoDB
2 17 (27.87%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
2 22 (36.07%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.64%) JMeter
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) TestNG
3 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.92%) Electronics
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
1 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.92%) Marketing
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 33 (54.10%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) AWS Developer
4 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
5 3 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Development Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Java Consultant
7 1 (1.64%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.64%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (73.77%) Dropwizard
2 30 (49.18%) RESTful
3 28 (45.90%) CSS
3 28 (45.90%) HTML
3 28 (45.90%) Node.js
4 20 (32.79%) REST
5 17 (27.87%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.64%) .NET
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Debian
2 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Open Source
2 40 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (55.74%) CQRS
4 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.51%) Domain-Driven Design
6 13 (21.31%) Software Delivery
7 12 (19.67%) Analytics
8 11 (18.03%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (11.48%) DevOps
9 7 (11.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
12 2 (3.28%) TDD
12 2 (3.28%) Web Development
13 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
13 1 (1.64%) Kanban
13 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 50 (81.97%) Java
2 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
3 29 (47.54%) SQL
4 28 (45.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (50.82%) Security Cleared
2 27 (44.26%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.28%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 28 (45.90%) Ansible
2 10 (16.39%) Terraform
3 2 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Google
2 3 (4.92%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft