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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing Web Services 67 64 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.97% 5.40% 1.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.41% 20.51% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
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
313 312 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.55% 26.31% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 183 86
Average daily rate £360 £388 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 46 (46.94%) Java
1 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.55%) XML
3 26 (26.53%) SQL
3 26 (26.53%) RESTful
4 24 (24.49%) TDD
5 23 (23.47%) Linux
6 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.41%) J2EE
8 18 (18.37%) SOAP
8 18 (18.37%) Finance
9 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
9 17 (17.35%) JSON
10 16 (16.33%) Ant
10 16 (16.33%) Scrum
11 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
11 14 (14.29%) BDD
12 13 (13.27%) Oracle
12 13 (13.27%) HTML
12 13 (13.27%) Web Development
12 13 (13.27%) Spring
13 12 (12.24%) Selenium
13 12 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (12.24%) JUnit
14 11 (11.22%) CSS
14 11 (11.22%) JBoss
14 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
14 11 (11.22%) Open Source
14 11 (11.22%) Relational Database

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.22%) JBoss
3 8 (8.16%) IIS
4 7 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.06%) Apache
5 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.06%) CMS
5 3 (3.06%) WordPress
5 3 (3.06%) Node.js
6 2 (2.04%) nginx
6 2 (2.04%) ArcSDE
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.04%) ArcIMS
7 1 (1.02%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Agresso
1 2 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.02%) IaaS
4 1 (1.02%) PaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) HTTP
2 7 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (3.06%) VPN
3 3 (3.06%) SSL
4 2 (2.04%) DMZ
4 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.04%) LDAP
5 1 (1.02%) SMTP
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
5 1 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.10%) MySQL
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) Ant
2 12 (12.24%) JUnit
2 12 (12.24%) Selenium
3 10 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.20%) Gradle
4 9 (9.18%) Cucumber
5 8 (8.16%) Maven
6 6 (6.12%) JIRA
7 5 (5.10%) WebDriver
8 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.08%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.06%) JBehave
9 3 (3.06%) Subversion
9 3 (3.06%) Hudson
10 2 (2.04%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.04%) JMeter
10 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.02%) NUnit
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (3.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.06%) Marketing
3 3 (3.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Publishing
4 2 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.61%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.22%) Analyst
4 8 (8.16%) Business Analyst
5 6 (6.12%) Architect
5 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.12%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.06%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.06%) Consultant
8 3 (3.06%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) TIBCO Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) XML
2 26 (26.53%) RESTful
3 20 (20.41%) J2EE
4 18 (18.37%) SOAP
5 17 (17.35%) JSON
6 13 (13.27%) Spring
6 13 (13.27%) HTML
7 11 (11.22%) CSS
8 10 (10.20%) JSP
8 10 (10.20%) .NET
8 10 (10.20%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.18%) REST
10 8 (8.16%) Ajax
10 8 (8.16%) jQuery
11 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.10%) HTML5
12 5 (5.10%) Middleware
13 4 (4.08%) JPA
14 3 (3.06%) Ruby on Rails
14 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) User Experience
3 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.10%) GIS
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) DataPower
5 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.04%) Replication
6 2 (2.04%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.02%) FMCG
7 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Linux
2 9 (9.18%) Windows
3 8 (8.16%) UNIX
4 7 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.04%) Android
5 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.49%) TDD
3 16 (16.33%) Scrum
4 14 (14.29%) BDD
5 13 (13.27%) Web Development
6 12 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.22%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.22%) Open Source
8 9 (9.18%) User Stories
8 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.16%) Kanban
9 8 (8.16%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 7 (7.14%) Migration
10 7 (7.14%) SDLC
11 6 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.12%) MVC
12 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
12 5 (5.10%) OO
12 5 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.94%) Java
2 26 (26.53%) SQL
3 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.10%) PHP
6 4 (4.08%) Perl
6 4 (4.08%) C#
7 3 (3.06%) Python
7 3 (3.06%) Ruby
7 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.04%) PHP5
8 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) VB
9 1 (1.02%) C++
9 1 (1.02%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Sun Certification
3 4 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (1.02%) CISSP
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.02%) CISA
5 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.06%) XenApp
2 3 (3.06%) vSphere
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) TIBCO Hawk
1 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.02%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) StatsD
2 1 (1.02%) Graphite
2 1 (1.02%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Oracle
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Sun
3 5 (5.10%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.06%) ESRI
4 3 (3.06%) VMware
4 3 (3.06%) Citrix
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (1.02%) Sybase
6 1 (1.02%) Alterian
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