Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 16 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 +15 -24
Contract jobs citing Web Services 34 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 35.05% 2.67% 1.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.96% 16.67% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 2
West Wales median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £438 £425 £414
90th Percentile £585 £475 £471
Wales median daily rate £475 £373 £363
% change year-on-year +27.52% +2.76% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 - £55.00

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 54 12 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 55.67% 16.00% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 27
West Wales median daily rate £475 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.73% -31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £311 £223 £254
90th Percentile £575 £475 £497
Wales median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £18.25 £45.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -59.67% +39.23% +7.44%

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 25 July 2017.

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 25 July 2017. 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 +8 34 £500 +11.11% 1
Web Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 33 (97.06%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 31 (91.18%) Ansible
3 29 (85.29%) SC Cleared
4 26 (76.47%) Linux
5 23 (67.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (67.65%) Terraform
6 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (35.29%) SLA
8 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
8 11 (32.35%) DevOps
9 9 (26.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
10 8 (23.53%) REST
10 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
10 8 (23.53%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
11 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (17.65%) Open Source
12 6 (17.65%) Puppet
12 6 (17.65%) Debian
13 5 (14.71%) Web Operations
14 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
14 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
14 4 (11.76%) Marketing

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 3 (8.82%) Confluence
1 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 33 (97.06%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (67.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.82%) Ant
3 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.82%) CA Gen
3 3 (8.82%) ClearQuest
3 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 3 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (11.76%) Electronics
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Build and Release Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Release Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Development Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) SCM Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) REST
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps
2 9 (26.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.59%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (17.65%) Open Source
6 5 (14.71%) Web Operations
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.76%) Software Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Java
1 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Security Cleared
2 29 (85.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 31 (91.18%) Ansible
2 23 (67.65%) Terraform
3 6 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.82%) CA
3 3 (8.82%) Sonatype