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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 61 29
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -32
Contract jobs citing Web Services 85 22 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.60% 1.52% 4.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.01% 8.76% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 39
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £323 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
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
293 251 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.31% 17.33% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 158 210
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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.

1 115 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (55.96%) Java
3 63 (32.64%) JavaScript
4 49 (25.39%) Linux
4 49 (25.39%) Scrum
5 48 (24.87%) Open Source
5 48 (24.87%) AngularJS
6 43 (22.28%) JIRA
7 42 (21.76%) XML
8 37 (19.17%) Python
8 37 (19.17%) REST
9 36 (18.65%) SDLC
9 36 (18.65%) Oracle
10 35 (18.13%) RESTful
11 34 (17.62%) SQL
12 33 (17.10%) Windows
13 31 (16.06%) SOA
13 31 (16.06%) GIS
13 31 (16.06%) Selenium
14 30 (15.54%) HTTP
14 30 (15.54%) NoSQL
14 30 (15.54%) PostGIS
14 30 (15.54%) GeoServer
15 29 (15.03%) Data Centre
15 29 (15.03%) Software Testing
16 28 (14.51%) Finance
16 28 (14.51%) OpenLayers
17 27 (13.99%) Leaflet
17 27 (13.99%) HTML
18 26 (13.47%) JSON

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 30 (15.54%) GeoServer
2 24 (12.44%) JBoss
3 19 (9.84%) Apache
4 14 (7.25%) Node.js
5 13 (6.74%) IIS
6 10 (5.18%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.66%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (3.63%) nginx
9 6 (3.11%) CICS
9 6 (3.11%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.59%) Drupal
11 4 (2.07%) Confluence
11 4 (2.07%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.55%) ArcGIS
12 3 (1.55%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (1.55%) iPlanet
12 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Portal
12 3 (1.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.63%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (3.63%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.54%) HTTP
2 6 (3.11%) LDAP
2 6 (3.11%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (2.59%) DNS
3 5 (2.59%) SSL
3 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.04%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.06%) GIS
2 30 (15.54%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.22%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.66%) MySQL
6 8 (4.15%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.04%) QGIS
11 1 (0.52%) MS Access
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 43 (22.28%) JIRA
2 31 (16.06%) Selenium
3 25 (12.95%) Maven
4 20 (10.36%) Cucumber
5 19 (9.84%) Gradle
5 19 (9.84%) JBehave
6 14 (7.25%) SoapUI
7 11 (5.70%) Firebug
8 9 (4.66%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.15%) Git (software)
10 7 (3.63%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.63%) Subversion
11 6 (3.11%) gulp
12 5 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (2.07%) GitLab
13 4 (2.07%) JUnit
13 4 (2.07%) Mockito
13 4 (2.07%) NetBeans
14 2 (1.04%) JMeter
14 2 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (14.51%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Banking
3 6 (3.11%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.59%) Law
5 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (43.52%) Developer
2 29 (15.03%) Analyst
3 25 (12.95%) GIS Developer
4 18 (9.33%) Java Developer
5 15 (7.77%) Architect
5 15 (7.77%) Consultant
6 13 (6.74%) Test Analyst
7 12 (6.22%) PHP Developer
8 11 (5.70%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.18%) Agile Business Analyst
10 9 (4.66%) BizTalk Developer
10 9 (4.66%) Tester
11 8 (4.15%) Applications Architect
11 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (3.63%) Senior Developer
13 6 (3.11%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (3.11%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.07%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (24.87%) AngularJS
2 42 (21.76%) XML
3 37 (19.17%) REST
4 35 (18.13%) RESTful
5 30 (15.54%) PostGIS
6 28 (14.51%) OpenLayers
7 27 (13.99%) HTML
7 27 (13.99%) Leaflet
8 26 (13.47%) JSON
9 24 (12.44%) CSS
9 24 (12.44%) Java EE
9 24 (12.44%) SOAP
10 19 (9.84%) Spring
11 18 (9.33%) .NET
12 16 (8.29%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.25%) JPA
13 14 (7.25%) JSF
14 13 (6.74%) Middleware
15 12 (6.22%) CSS3
15 12 (6.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.84%) User Experience
3 14 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.18%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.15%) iPad
6 7 (3.63%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.63%) Clustering
6 7 (3.63%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.11%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.11%) PKI
8 3 (1.55%) DataPower
9 2 (1.04%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.04%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.39%) Linux
2 33 (17.10%) Windows
3 23 (11.92%) Unix
4 15 (7.77%) Mac OS X
5 9 (4.66%) AIX
5 9 (4.66%) Solaris
6 6 (3.11%) HPUX
6 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.55%) zOS
8 1 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (59.59%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.39%) Scrum
3 48 (24.87%) Open Source
4 36 (18.65%) SDLC
5 31 (16.06%) SOA
6 29 (15.03%) Software Testing
7 26 (13.47%) Kanban
7 26 (13.47%) User Stories
8 25 (12.95%) Waterfall
9 22 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (11.40%) Microservices
10 20 (10.36%) Project Management
10 20 (10.36%) Web Development
11 19 (9.84%) OO
12 18 (9.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (8.81%) BDD
13 17 (8.81%) Unit Testing
14 16 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (8.29%) Defect Management
15 15 (7.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (55.96%) Java
2 63 (32.64%) JavaScript
3 37 (19.17%) Python
4 34 (17.62%) SQL
5 13 (6.74%) C#
5 13 (6.74%) PHP
6 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.15%) PHP 5
8 6 (3.11%) Perl
8 6 (3.11%) Ruby
8 6 (3.11%) VBA
9 5 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.52%) C++
11 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (5.18%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) IISP
2 3 (1.55%) ISEB
2 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.40%) QA
2 15 (7.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.59%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (3.11%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (3.11%) Veritas File System
1 6 (3.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (2.59%) ClearTrust
3 4 (2.07%) Docker
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) Ansible
2 6 (3.11%) Nagios
2 6 (3.11%) TADDM
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (18.65%) Oracle
2 25 (12.95%) ESRI
3 9 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.15%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.11%) Veritas
6 2 (1.04%) Facebook
6 2 (1.04%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.04%) Twitter
6 2 (1.04%) Zend
7 1 (0.52%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Percona
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
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