The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 28 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 57 75 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.16% 5.00% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.11% 23.08% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 24
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 325 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.16% 21.68% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 190 194
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 97 (69.78%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (67.63%) Java
3 67 (48.20%) Scrum
4 62 (44.60%) XML
5 52 (37.41%) Maven
6 51 (36.69%) SOA
7 48 (34.53%) JBoss
7 48 (34.53%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (33.81%) JavaScript
9 46 (33.09%) SOAP
9 46 (33.09%) TDD
10 44 (31.65%) Open Source
11 42 (30.22%) SQL
12 38 (27.34%) HTML
12 38 (27.34%) Java EE
13 37 (26.62%) XSLT
14 35 (25.18%) Oracle
15 33 (23.74%) Python
16 32 (23.02%) Hibernate
16 32 (23.02%) JIRA
17 30 (21.58%) Open Source Development
18 29 (20.86%) Oracle Database
18 29 (20.86%) SDLC
19 27 (19.42%) Subversion
19 27 (19.42%) jBPM
19 27 (19.42%) JPA
19 27 (19.42%) Drools
19 27 (19.42%) Eclipse
19 27 (19.42%) JMS
20 26 (18.71%) JSF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 48 (34.53%) JBoss
2 25 (17.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (12.95%) GeoServer
4 11 (7.91%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.32%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.60%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.16%) Apache
7 3 (2.16%) IIS
7 3 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.16%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (3.60%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.44%) IaaS
5 2 (1.44%) PaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Route 53
5 2 (1.44%) SaaS
5 2 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.32%) SSL
2 5 (3.60%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.88%) DNS
3 4 (2.88%) SSH
3 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.16%) Internet
5 2 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.86%) Oracle Database
2 21 (15.11%) GIS
3 13 (9.35%) Relational Database
4 11 (7.91%) Spatial Data
5 10 (7.19%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.04%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.60%) QGIS
8 4 (2.88%) MySQL
8 4 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.16%) MS Access
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.44%) DB2
10 2 (1.44%) SQLite
11 1 (0.72%) Power BI
11 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 52 (37.41%) Maven
2 32 (23.02%) JIRA
3 27 (19.42%) Eclipse
3 27 (19.42%) Subversion
4 19 (13.67%) Jenkins
4 19 (13.67%) Selenium
5 18 (12.95%) Cucumber
5 18 (12.95%) Gradle
5 18 (12.95%) JBehave
6 11 (7.91%) SoapUI
7 10 (7.19%) Artifactory
8 9 (6.47%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.32%) GitLab
10 4 (2.88%) git-flow
10 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.16%) Flyway
11 3 (2.16%) Grunt
11 3 (2.16%) gulp
11 3 (2.16%) Jasmine
11 3 (2.16%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (5.04%) Banking
1 7 (5.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.44%) Advertising
2 2 (1.44%) Back Office
3 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (73.38%) Developer
2 65 (46.76%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.23%) Senior Developer
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (7.91%) Analyst
5 11 (7.91%) Architect
5 11 (7.91%) BizTalk Developer
5 11 (7.91%) GIS Developer
6 9 (6.47%) Developer in Test
7 8 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Consultant
8 7 (5.04%) Open Source Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Integration Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (44.60%) XML
2 46 (33.09%) SOAP
3 38 (27.34%) HTML
3 38 (27.34%) Java EE
4 37 (26.62%) XSLT
5 32 (23.02%) Hibernate
6 27 (19.42%) Drools
6 27 (19.42%) jBPM
6 27 (19.42%) JMS
6 27 (19.42%) JPA
7 26 (18.71%) JSF
8 25 (17.99%) RichFaces
9 21 (15.11%) PostGIS
9 21 (15.11%) REST
10 20 (14.39%) XSD
11 18 (12.95%) OpenLayers
12 17 (12.23%) .NET
13 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
13 16 (11.51%) RESTful
13 16 (11.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.79%) User Experience
2 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.88%) Minimum Viable Product
4 3 (2.16%) Clustering
4 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.16%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) DataPower
6 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
6 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) Linux
3 4 (2.88%) Unix
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (69.78%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (48.20%) Scrum
3 51 (36.69%) SOA
4 48 (34.53%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (33.09%) TDD
6 44 (31.65%) Open Source
7 30 (21.58%) Open Source Development
8 29 (20.86%) SDLC
9 24 (17.27%) Mentoring
10 20 (14.39%) Coaching
10 20 (14.39%) Microservices
11 16 (11.51%) Kanban
12 15 (10.79%) BDD
13 13 (9.35%) User Stories
14 11 (7.91%) ETL
15 9 (6.47%) Defect Management
15 9 (6.47%) ERP
15 9 (6.47%) MVC
16 8 (5.76%) DevOps
17 7 (5.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 94 (67.63%) Java
2 47 (33.81%) JavaScript
3 42 (30.22%) SQL
4 33 (23.74%) Python
5 14 (10.07%) C#
6 11 (7.91%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.47%) C
8 5 (3.60%) VBScript
9 3 (2.16%) ES6
9 3 (2.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.16%) VBA
10 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.44%) PHP
10 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.44%) VB
10 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.32%) Degree
3 2 (1.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) IISP
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) QA
2 10 (7.19%) WCAG
3 2 (1.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) Ansible
2 3 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.72%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.72%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 35 (25.18%) Oracle
2 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
3 16 (11.51%) ESRI
4 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.32%) IBM
6 4 (2.88%) ForgeRock
6 4 (2.88%) HP
7 3 (2.16%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.44%) Apigee
8 2 (1.44%) Misys
9 1 (0.72%) Logi Analytics
9 1 (0.72%) Telerik
9 1 (0.72%) Zend