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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 39 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Web Services 49 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.35% 2.95% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.88% 11.55% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 22
Average daily rate
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£339 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £393 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
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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
353 303 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.13% 25.53% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 166 123
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 December 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 49 (48.51%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) SQL
3 30 (29.70%) HTML
4 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
6 24 (23.76%) Oracle
6 24 (23.76%) Linux
7 23 (22.77%) JBoss
8 21 (20.79%) RESTful
9 20 (19.80%) SOAP
10 19 (18.81%) .NET
11 18 (17.82%) JSON
12 17 (16.83%) XML
13 16 (15.84%) J2EE
14 15 (14.85%) SOA
15 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
15 14 (13.86%) CSS
16 13 (12.87%) Internet
16 13 (12.87%) JMeter
16 13 (12.87%) Finance
17 12 (11.88%) Apache
17 12 (11.88%) PHP
17 12 (11.88%) jBPM
17 12 (11.88%) Drools
17 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
18 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (10.89%) IIS
19 10 (9.90%) JUnit
19 10 (9.90%) BPMN
20 9 (8.91%) jQuery

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 23 (22.77%) JBoss
2 12 (11.88%) Apache
3 11 (10.89%) IIS
4 9 (8.91%) nginx
5 8 (7.92%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.95%) CMS
6 5 (4.95%) Lync
6 5 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.96%) WordPress
7 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.97%) Confluence
9 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.98%) CICS
10 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (0.99%) PegaRULES
10 1 (0.99%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) IaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) Internet
2 8 (7.92%) HTTP
3 7 (6.93%) Reverse Proxy
3 7 (6.93%) Network Security
3 7 (6.93%) Firewall
3 7 (6.93%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.97%) DB2
6 2 (1.98%) DataStage
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) JMeter
2 10 (9.90%) JUnit
3 9 (8.91%) Visual Studio
4 8 (7.92%) JProfiler
4 8 (7.92%) VisualVM
4 8 (7.92%) Ant
5 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.96%) Subversion
6 3 (2.97%) Maven
6 3 (2.97%) HttpUnit
6 3 (2.97%) JIRA
6 3 (2.97%) Gradle
6 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.98%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.98%) Selenium
7 2 (1.98%) Hudson
7 2 (1.98%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.98%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.99%) FxCop
8 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (12.87%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 2 (1.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.99%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (50.50%) Developer
2 19 (18.81%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) Test Analyst
5 8 (7.92%) Designer
6 7 (6.93%) CLAS Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.95%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Tester
8 4 (3.96%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) PHP Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Tester
9 3 (2.97%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) HTML
2 21 (20.79%) RESTful
3 20 (19.80%) SOAP
4 19 (18.81%) .NET
5 18 (17.82%) JSON
6 17 (16.83%) XML
7 16 (15.84%) J2EE
8 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
8 14 (13.86%) CSS
9 12 (11.88%) jBPM
9 12 (11.88%) Drools
10 9 (8.91%) jQuery
10 9 (8.91%) JSF
10 9 (8.91%) Hibernate
10 9 (8.91%) JRules
11 8 (7.92%) WCF
11 8 (7.92%) HTML5
12 7 (6.93%) Spring
13 4 (3.96%) Middleware
13 4 (3.96%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.93%) CESG
2 7 (6.93%) CESG CLAS
3 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.94%) Open Source
3 6 (5.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.97%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (2.97%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.99%) DataPower
5 1 (0.99%) iSeries
5 1 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.99%) VSAM
5 1 (0.99%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Linux
2 7 (6.93%) UNIX
3 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.95%) Android
3 5 (4.95%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.98%) Windows
5 1 (0.99%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.85%) SOA
3 11 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (9.90%) BPMN
5 9 (8.91%) TDD
6 8 (7.92%) Web Development
6 8 (7.92%) OO
7 7 (6.93%) CRM
7 7 (6.93%) UML
7 7 (6.93%) OOD
7 7 (6.93%) MVC
7 7 (6.93%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.93%) Migration
7 7 (6.93%) Information Assurance
7 7 (6.93%) Use Case
7 7 (6.93%) Protective Monitoring
7 7 (6.93%) Performance Engineering
8 6 (5.94%) Coaching
8 6 (5.94%) Workflow
9 5 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 36 (35.64%) SQL
3 25 (24.75%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.88%) PHP
5 9 (8.91%) C#
6 6 (5.94%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.95%) PHP5
7 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.96%) Python
8 4 (3.96%) Perl
9 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.97%) Ruby
10 1 (0.99%) COBOL
10 1 (0.99%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) GPG13
2 5 (4.95%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (23.76%) Oracle
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.95%) Sun
3 5 (4.95%) Pega
4 4 (3.96%) IBM
5 3 (2.97%) CA
6 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.99%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) Siebel
Edinburgh
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 20 days ago