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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 22 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 102 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.14% 2.13% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.49% 10.73% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 15 20
Average daily rate £400 £385 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £339 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+52.77% +2.85%
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
371 261 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.98% 19.89% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 146 139
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (49.72%) Java
3 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
4 52 (29.05%) XML
5 46 (25.70%) Linux
6 43 (24.02%) Scrum
7 42 (23.46%) AngularJS
8 37 (20.67%) SDLC
9 35 (19.55%) JIRA
10 33 (18.44%) SOA
10 33 (18.44%) Open Source
11 32 (17.88%) RESTful
12 29 (16.20%) REST
12 29 (16.20%) SQL
12 29 (16.20%) HTML
13 28 (15.64%) Oracle
13 28 (15.64%) CSS
13 28 (15.64%) Windows
13 28 (15.64%) JBoss
13 28 (15.64%) Java EE
14 27 (15.08%) Selenium
15 26 (14.53%) Software Testing
15 26 (14.53%) Finance
15 26 (14.53%) Data Centre
16 25 (13.97%) User Stories
16 25 (13.97%) Kanban
16 25 (13.97%) HTTP
16 25 (13.97%) SOAP
17 24 (13.41%) Apache
18 23 (12.85%) Python

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 28 (15.64%) JBoss
2 24 (13.41%) Apache
3 17 (9.50%) IIS
4 14 (7.82%) Tomcat
5 10 (5.59%) Node.js
6 7 (3.91%) nginx
7 6 (3.35%) CICS
7 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.35%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.23%) Confluence
10 3 (1.68%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.68%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.68%) iPlanet
10 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (1.68%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (1.12%) Drupal
11 2 (1.12%) SAS
11 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.91%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (3.91%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.68%) PaaS
5 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.97%) HTTP
2 7 (3.91%) SSL
3 6 (3.35%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.79%) DNS
4 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) LDAP
5 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.73%) GIS
2 19 (10.61%) NoSQL
2 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.35%) MySQL
4 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.68%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) MS Access
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (19.55%) JIRA
2 27 (15.08%) Selenium
3 21 (11.73%) Maven
4 16 (8.94%) Cucumber
4 16 (8.94%) Gradle
4 16 (8.94%) JBehave
5 13 (7.26%) SoapUI
6 11 (6.15%) Firebug
7 10 (5.59%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.35%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.79%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.79%) JUnit
9 5 (2.79%) Subversion
10 4 (2.23%) gulp
10 4 (2.23%) Mockito
10 4 (2.23%) NetBeans
10 4 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.23%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.68%) NUnit
General
1 26 (14.53%) Finance
2 12 (6.70%) Banking
3 5 (2.79%) Law
4 4 (2.23%) Retail
4 4 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) German Language
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (39.66%) Developer
2 29 (16.20%) Analyst
3 19 (10.61%) Consultant
4 16 (8.94%) Architect
5 15 (8.38%) Java Developer
6 14 (7.82%) Business Analyst
7 12 (6.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (6.15%) GIS Developer
9 10 (5.59%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) PHP Developer
11 7 (3.91%) Applications Architect
11 7 (3.91%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.35%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.35%) Tester
13 5 (2.79%) Administrator
13 5 (2.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (2.79%) Software Engineer
13 5 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.05%) XML
2 42 (23.46%) AngularJS
3 32 (17.88%) RESTful
4 29 (16.20%) HTML
4 29 (16.20%) REST
5 28 (15.64%) CSS
5 28 (15.64%) Java EE
6 25 (13.97%) SOAP
7 22 (12.29%) JSON
8 20 (11.17%) .NET
8 20 (11.17%) PostGIS
9 19 (10.61%) Leaflet
9 19 (10.61%) Spring
10 15 (8.38%) CSS3
10 15 (8.38%) Hibernate
10 15 (8.38%) HTML5
11 13 (7.26%) jQuery
12 12 (6.70%) ASP.NET
13 11 (6.15%) Middleware
14 10 (5.59%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.38%) User Experience
3 6 (3.35%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.79%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.79%) DataPower
5 4 (2.23%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.23%) Digital Media
5 4 (2.23%) iPad
6 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.68%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.68%) VLE
7 2 (1.12%) Clustering
7 2 (1.12%) FMCG
7 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (25.70%) Linux
2 28 (15.64%) Windows
3 21 (11.73%) Unix
4 13 (7.26%) Mac OS X
5 9 (5.03%) AIX
6 6 (3.35%) HPUX
7 5 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.23%) Solaris
9 3 (1.68%) Android
9 3 (1.68%) zOS
10 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (56.98%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (24.02%) Scrum
3 37 (20.67%) SDLC
4 33 (18.44%) Open Source
4 33 (18.44%) SOA
5 26 (14.53%) Software Testing
6 25 (13.97%) Kanban
6 25 (13.97%) User Stories
7 23 (12.85%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (12.29%) Waterfall
9 18 (10.06%) OO
9 18 (10.06%) Project Management
9 18 (10.06%) Unit Testing
10 17 (9.50%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (9.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (9.50%) Web Development
11 16 (8.94%) MVC
11 16 (8.94%) TDD
12 15 (8.38%) System Testing
13 14 (7.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 89 (49.72%) Java
2 59 (32.96%) JavaScript
3 29 (16.20%) SQL
4 23 (12.85%) Python
5 13 (7.26%) C#
6 10 (5.59%) XPath
7 9 (5.03%) PHP
8 6 (3.35%) PHP 5
8 6 (3.35%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.23%) Perl
9 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) ANSI SQL
12 1 (0.56%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) Ruby
12 1 (0.56%) VB
12 1 (0.56%) VB6
12 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (2.79%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.68%) IISP
3 3 (1.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.06%) QA
2 12 (6.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (2.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) ClearTrust
2 3 (1.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas File System
3 1 (0.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (2.79%) Ansible
2 2 (1.12%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.56%) Nagios
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.56%) TADDM
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (15.64%) Oracle
2 17 (9.50%) ESRI
3 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.70%) IBM
5 10 (5.59%) Cognos
5 10 (5.59%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.23%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.23%) Twitter
7 2 (1.12%) Adobe
7 2 (1.12%) Facebook
7 2 (1.12%) Zend
8 1 (0.56%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.56%) Avaya
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco
8 1 (0.56%) Google
8 1 (0.56%) Percona
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.56%) Telerik
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas
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