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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 24 57 21
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -36
Contract jobs citing Web Services 89 30 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.32% 2.05% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.23% 11.54% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 58
Median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £272 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £468 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -4.76%
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
285 260 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.24% 17.81% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 151 224
Median daily rate £375 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
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 £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 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 29 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.

1 127 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (57.50%) Java
3 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
4 64 (32.00%) Scrum
5 62 (31.00%) Open Source
6 51 (25.50%) REST
6 51 (25.50%) Linux
6 51 (25.50%) Python
7 50 (25.00%) JIRA
8 47 (23.50%) XML
8 47 (23.50%) AngularJS
8 47 (23.50%) SDLC
9 44 (22.00%) PostGIS
9 44 (22.00%) GeoServer
9 44 (22.00%) GIS
10 42 (21.00%) OpenLayers
11 41 (20.50%) Leaflet
12 40 (20.00%) Maven
13 39 (19.50%) ESRI
14 38 (19.00%) Selenium
15 34 (17.00%) Windows
16 33 (16.50%) NoSQL
16 33 (16.50%) Cucumber
16 33 (16.50%) RESTful
17 32 (16.00%) JBehave
17 32 (16.00%) Gradle
17 32 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (15.50%) Oracle
18 31 (15.50%) User Experience
19 30 (15.00%) HTTP

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 44 (22.00%) GeoServer
2 21 (10.50%) JBoss
3 18 (9.00%) Apache
4 14 (7.00%) Node.js
5 11 (5.50%) IIS
5 11 (5.50%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.50%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.50%) nginx
8 6 (3.00%) CICS
8 6 (3.00%) CMS
8 6 (3.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (2.50%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.00%) Confluence
10 4 (2.00%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.50%) ArcGIS
11 3 (1.50%) iPlanet
11 3 (1.50%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (1.50%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.50%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (3.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.00%) HTTP
2 6 (3.00%) LDAP
2 6 (3.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (2.50%) DNS
3 5 (2.50%) SSL
3 5 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.00%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.00%) GIS
2 33 (16.50%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.50%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.50%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.50%) MySQL
7 5 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.50%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.00%) QGIS
11 1 (0.50%) MS Access
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (25.00%) JIRA
2 40 (20.00%) Maven
3 38 (19.00%) Selenium
4 33 (16.50%) Cucumber
5 32 (16.00%) Gradle
5 32 (16.00%) JBehave
6 17 (8.50%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.50%) Artifactory
7 11 (5.50%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 8 (4.00%) Subversion
9 6 (3.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (3.00%) gulp
10 5 (2.50%) Firebug
10 5 (2.50%) NUnit
10 5 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.00%) GitLab
11 4 (2.00%) JUnit
11 4 (2.00%) Mockito
11 4 (2.00%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (14.00%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Banking
3 6 (3.00%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (0.50%) German Language
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 93 (46.50%) Developer
2 39 (19.50%) GIS Developer
3 32 (16.00%) Analyst
4 20 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 18 (9.00%) Business Analyst
6 17 (8.50%) Agile Business Analyst
7 14 (7.00%) Consultant
8 13 (6.50%) Architect
9 10 (5.00%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.50%) BizTalk Developer
10 9 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.50%) Test Analyst
10 9 (4.50%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.00%) GIS Web Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.50%) Tester
13 6 (3.00%) Node.js Developer
13 6 (3.00%) Software Engineer
14 5 (2.50%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (25.50%) REST
2 47 (23.50%) AngularJS
2 47 (23.50%) XML
3 44 (22.00%) PostGIS
4 42 (21.00%) OpenLayers
5 41 (20.50%) Leaflet
6 33 (16.50%) RESTful
7 23 (11.50%) SOAP
8 22 (11.00%) HTML
8 22 (11.00%) Java EE
8 22 (11.00%) JSON
9 19 (9.50%) Spring
10 18 (9.00%) CSS
11 17 (8.50%) .NET
12 14 (7.00%) Middleware
13 13 (6.50%) Hibernate
13 13 (6.50%) JPA
14 11 (5.50%) Spring Boot
15 10 (5.00%) JSF
16 9 (4.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.50%) User Experience
2 29 (14.50%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.50%) iPad
6 10 (5.00%) Mainframe
7 7 (3.50%) Algorithms
7 7 (3.50%) Clustering
7 7 (3.50%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.00%) Hedge funds
8 6 (3.00%) PKI
9 3 (1.50%) DataPower
10 2 (1.00%) Minimum Viable Product
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.50%) Linux
2 34 (17.00%) Windows
3 20 (10.00%) Unix
4 14 (7.00%) Mac OS X
5 9 (4.50%) AIX
5 9 (4.50%) Solaris
6 6 (3.00%) HPUX
7 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.50%) zOS
9 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (63.50%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (32.00%) Scrum
3 62 (31.00%) Open Source
4 47 (23.50%) SDLC
5 32 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (13.50%) Kanban
6 27 (13.50%) User Stories
7 26 (13.00%) BDD
8 25 (12.50%) Microservices
9 24 (12.00%) Web Development
10 23 (11.50%) Waterfall
11 22 (11.00%) Software Testing
12 21 (10.50%) TDD
13 20 (10.00%) Project Management
13 20 (10.00%) SOA
14 17 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (8.00%) MVC
15 16 (8.00%) OO
15 16 (8.00%) Unit Testing
16 15 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 115 (57.50%) Java
2 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
3 51 (25.50%) Python
4 27 (13.50%) SQL
5 15 (7.50%) C#
6 11 (5.50%) PHP
7 8 (4.00%) Perl
7 8 (4.00%) PHP 5
8 6 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (3.00%) Ruby
8 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.00%) VBA
9 5 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.00%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.50%) C++
11 1 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (5.00%) Degree
2 4 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.50%) IISP
3 3 (1.50%) ISEB
3 3 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.50%) QA
2 18 (9.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (5.50%) WCAG
4 5 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (3.00%) Veritas File System
1 6 (3.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (2.50%) ClearTrust
3 4 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (8.50%) Ansible
2 6 (3.00%) Nagios
2 6 (3.00%) TADDM
3 2 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (19.50%) ESRI
2 31 (15.50%) Oracle
3 20 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.00%) Veritas
5 5 (2.50%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.50%) Avaya
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco
6 1 (0.50%) Google
6 1 (0.50%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.50%) Percona
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
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