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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 21 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 71 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.92% 1.72% 0.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.98% 9.13% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.78 £29.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+14.49% -19.17%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
309 208 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.75% 18.86% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 85 51
Average daily rate £390 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 76 (50.00%) Java
2 63 (41.45%) XML
3 56 (36.84%) SOAP
4 50 (32.89%) JBoss
5 45 (29.61%) RESTful
6 42 (27.63%) JSON
7 39 (25.66%) JSF
7 39 (25.66%) SOA
7 39 (25.66%) HTML
7 39 (25.66%) JavaScript
8 37 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (22.37%) HTTP
10 32 (21.05%) Linux
11 30 (19.74%) CSS
11 30 (19.74%) Oracle
12 29 (19.08%) Hibernate
13 28 (18.42%) Waterfall
14 27 (17.76%) JPA
14 27 (17.76%) SQL
15 26 (17.11%) Mac OS X
15 26 (17.11%) jQuery
16 25 (16.45%) RichFaces
16 25 (16.45%) Relational Database
17 24 (15.79%) Apache CXF
17 24 (15.79%) Java EE
17 24 (15.79%) Scrum
18 23 (15.13%) OO
18 23 (15.13%) Use Case
19 21 (13.82%) Project Management
19 21 (13.82%) UML

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (8.55%) IIS
2 11 (7.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.58%) Lync
3 10 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (3.29%) CMS
4 5 (3.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.63%) WordPress
5 4 (2.63%) nginx
5 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.66%) PegaRULES
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.66%) PaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Heroku
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.37%) HTTP
2 15 (9.87%) Reverse Proxy
3 13 (8.55%) Internet
4 12 (7.89%) Firewall
4 12 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.66%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.66%) DNS
6 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.45%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle Database
2 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (9.21%) Subversion
2 9 (5.92%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.61%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.29%) Ant
5 4 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.63%) Maven
5 4 (2.63%) Hudson
5 4 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.66%) T4 Templates
6 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.66%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.66%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.66%) FxCop
6 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.66%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.66%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.66%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (11.18%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Retail
3 6 (3.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (50.00%) Developer
2 28 (18.42%) Architect
3 22 (14.47%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.82%) Designer
5 20 (13.16%) Java Architect
6 15 (9.87%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (7.89%) Applications Architect
7 12 (7.89%) CLAS Consultant
7 12 (7.89%) Consultant
7 12 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.24%) Lead Developer
9 10 (6.58%) SharePoint Developer
10 9 (5.92%) Java Applications Architect
11 8 (5.26%) Junior
12 7 (4.61%) UI Programmer
12 7 (4.61%) Junior Architect
12 7 (4.61%) UI Developer
12 7 (4.61%) Junior Java Architect
13 6 (3.95%) Software Engineer
14 4 (2.63%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (41.45%) XML
2 56 (36.84%) SOAP
3 45 (29.61%) RESTful
4 42 (27.63%) JSON
5 39 (25.66%) JSF
5 39 (25.66%) HTML
6 30 (19.74%) CSS
7 29 (19.08%) Hibernate
8 27 (17.76%) JPA
9 26 (17.11%) jQuery
10 25 (16.45%) RichFaces
11 24 (15.79%) Java EE
11 24 (15.79%) Apache CXF
12 21 (13.82%) HTML5
13 20 (13.16%) .NET
14 18 (11.84%) ASP.NET
15 14 (9.21%) Drools
16 13 (8.55%) jBPM
16 13 (8.55%) CSS3
17 11 (7.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Open Source
2 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.58%) CESG
2 10 (6.58%) CESG CLAS
3 9 (5.92%) FMCG
4 3 (1.97%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.32%) Blog
5 2 (1.32%) AS400
5 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.66%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.66%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.05%) Linux
2 26 (17.11%) Mac OS X
3 5 (3.29%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) UNIX
5 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.66%) SOA
2 37 (24.34%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.42%) Waterfall
4 24 (15.79%) Scrum
5 23 (15.13%) OO
5 23 (15.13%) Use Case
6 21 (13.82%) UML
6 21 (13.82%) Project Management
7 20 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.50%) Web Development
9 15 (9.87%) Unit Testing
9 15 (9.87%) Release Management
10 14 (9.21%) Refactoring
10 14 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (9.21%) Data Modelling
10 14 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 13 (8.55%) BPMN
12 12 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.00%) Java
2 39 (25.66%) JavaScript
3 27 (17.76%) SQL
4 9 (5.92%) C#
5 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.61%) PHP
7 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.29%) Python
9 1 (0.66%) XQuery
9 1 (0.66%) Jython
9 1 (0.66%) AspectJ
9 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) ISEB
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) GPG13
2 8 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Puppet
1 5 (3.29%) Vagrant
1 5 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.66%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.66%) StatsD
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.66%) Nagios
2 1 (0.66%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 50 (32.89%) JBoss
2 30 (19.74%) Oracle
3 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.63%) IBM
5 3 (1.97%) Pega
6 1 (0.66%) Siebel
6 1 (0.66%) HP
6 1 (0.66%) CA
6 1 (0.66%) InterSystems
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