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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 23 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Contract jobs citing Web Services 55 108 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.59% 7.87% 3.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.86% 28.65% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 49 24
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £295 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
277 377 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.17% 27.48% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 210 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 79 (67.52%) Java
2 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (41.88%) XML
4 48 (41.03%) Scrum
5 41 (35.04%) TDD
6 39 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 38 (32.48%) SOA
7 38 (32.48%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (31.62%) HTML
9 35 (29.91%) SQL
9 35 (29.91%) SOAP
10 34 (29.06%) Oracle
11 32 (27.35%) JBoss
12 31 (26.50%) Maven
13 30 (25.64%) Oracle Database
14 29 (24.79%) Java EE
15 27 (23.08%) XSLT
16 25 (21.37%) AngularJS
16 25 (21.37%) Open Source
17 24 (20.51%) JIRA
17 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
18 23 (19.66%) JMS
18 23 (19.66%) Open Source Development
19 22 (18.80%) Microservices
20 21 (17.95%) SDLC
20 21 (17.95%) Python
20 21 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 19 (16.24%) JPA
22 18 (15.38%) Drools
22 18 (15.38%) jBPM

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 32 (27.35%) JBoss
2 21 (17.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (9.40%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (7.69%) GeoServer
5 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.56%) Confluence
7 2 (1.71%) Apache
7 2 (1.71%) IIS
7 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.27%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (4.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.71%) IaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.71%) PaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Route 53
5 2 (1.71%) SaaS
5 2 (1.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Internet
1 5 (4.27%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (2.56%) DNS
2 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.71%) HTTP
3 2 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) Oracle Database
2 17 (14.53%) Relational Database
3 12 (10.26%) GIS
3 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.26%) Spatial Data
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.42%) QGIS
7 2 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.71%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) MySQL
8 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (26.50%) Maven
2 24 (20.51%) JIRA
3 18 (15.38%) Eclipse
4 17 (14.53%) Subversion
5 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
6 10 (8.55%) Selenium
7 9 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.69%) Gradle
7 9 (7.69%) JBehave
7 9 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.56%) Flyway
9 3 (2.56%) Grunt
9 3 (2.56%) gulp
9 3 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.71%) Bower
10 2 (1.71%) Log4j
10 2 (1.71%) Protractor
General
1 7 (5.98%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
3 2 (1.71%) Advertising
3 2 (1.71%) Back Office
3 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (75.21%) Developer
2 53 (45.30%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.26%) Analyst
5 11 (9.40%) Architect
5 11 (9.40%) BizTalk Developer
5 11 (9.40%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (9.40%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Analyst Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Angular Developer
6 8 (6.84%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.98%) Developer in Test
7 7 (5.98%) Open Source Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.27%) Consultant
9 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) Business Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) Developer Analyst
10 3 (2.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (41.88%) XML
2 37 (31.62%) HTML
3 35 (29.91%) SOAP
4 29 (24.79%) Java EE
5 27 (23.08%) XSLT
6 25 (21.37%) AngularJS
7 24 (20.51%) Hibernate
8 23 (19.66%) JMS
9 19 (16.24%) JPA
10 18 (15.38%) Drools
10 18 (15.38%) jBPM
11 17 (14.53%) REST
12 16 (13.68%) CSS
12 16 (13.68%) JSF
12 16 (13.68%) RichFaces
13 14 (11.97%) .NET
13 14 (11.97%) Spring
13 14 (11.97%) XSD
14 12 (10.26%) Middleware
14 12 (10.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) User Experience
3 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.71%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (1.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) Animation
6 1 (0.85%) DataPower
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.26%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Windows
3 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.03%) Scrum
3 41 (35.04%) TDD
4 38 (32.48%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (32.48%) SOA
5 25 (21.37%) Open Source
6 23 (19.66%) Open Source Development
7 22 (18.80%) Microservices
8 21 (17.95%) SDLC
9 17 (14.53%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.97%) BDD
11 13 (11.11%) Coaching
12 12 (10.26%) Kanban
13 11 (9.40%) ETL
14 10 (8.55%) MVC
15 9 (7.69%) ERP
15 9 (7.69%) User Stories
16 8 (6.84%) OO
17 7 (5.98%) DevOps
17 7 (5.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (67.52%) Java
2 39 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 35 (29.91%) SQL
4 21 (17.95%) Python
5 14 (11.97%) C#
6 8 (6.84%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.98%) C
8 4 (3.42%) PHP
9 3 (2.56%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.56%) ES6
10 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 8 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.56%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) IISP
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Ansible
2 3 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) Oracle
2 15 (12.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.84%) ESRI
4 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.56%) HP
5 3 (2.56%) IBM
6 2 (1.71%) Apigee
6 2 (1.71%) Apple
6 2 (1.71%) Misys
6 2 (1.71%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.85%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago