The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.90% 3.31% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 13.79% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.09% 23.97% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 15
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) PLM

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) BAPI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Itk
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods