The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 147 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.35% 1.34% 2.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.92% 5.36% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 18 21
Average daily rate
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£418 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.86% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.29% -18.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
777 616 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.29% 24.98% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 283 192
Average daily rate £375 £368 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +17.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Web Services
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Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Scotland region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Scotland region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +34 89 £450 +9.09% 6
Glasgow +14 38 £358 +5.92% 9
Aberdeen - 7 £350 - 1
Stirling -4 3 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £360 -
West Lothian - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Fife - - - -
Web Services
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Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 149 (50.17%) Java
2 106 (35.69%) XML
3 87 (29.29%) SQL
4 83 (27.95%) JavaScript
5 77 (25.93%) HTML
5 77 (25.93%) SOAP
6 63 (21.21%) .NET
7 61 (20.54%) CSS
8 60 (20.20%) Oracle
9 59 (19.87%) SOA
9 59 (19.87%) RESTful
10 57 (19.19%) JBoss
11 56 (18.86%) Hibernate
12 54 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (18.18%) Finance
12 54 (18.18%) jQuery
13 46 (15.49%) JSON
14 44 (14.81%) Linux
14 44 (14.81%) SQL Server
14 44 (14.81%) C#
15 41 (13.80%) OO
15 41 (13.80%) JSF
16 38 (12.79%) Relational Database
16 38 (12.79%) HTTP
17 37 (12.46%) Scrum
17 37 (12.46%) Spring
18 36 (12.12%) Unit Testing
19 35 (11.78%) ASP.NET
20 34 (11.45%) Java EE
21 32 (10.77%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (7.74%) IIS
1 23 (7.74%) Tomcat
2 22 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 17 (5.72%) CMS
4 11 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (3.37%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (3.03%) Lync
7 8 (2.69%) Apache
7 8 (2.69%) MS Exchange
8 7 (2.36%) MS Project Server
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (2.02%) FileNet
9 6 (2.02%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.68%) Alfresco
10 5 (1.68%) WordPress
10 5 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.36%) MS Project
2 7 (2.36%) InfoPath
3 5 (1.68%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (4.38%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.68%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.34%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.34%) Maximo
5 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.34%) PaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Heroku
2 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (12.79%) HTTP
2 15 (5.05%) Reverse Proxy
3 14 (4.71%) Firewall
4 13 (4.38%) Internet
5 10 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.36%) Wireshark
6 7 (2.36%) SAN
6 7 (2.36%) Network Security
7 5 (1.68%) Intranet
7 5 (1.68%) DNS
8 4 (1.35%) LAN
8 4 (1.35%) WAN
9 3 (1.01%) DHCP
9 3 (1.01%) SSL
9 3 (1.01%) VPN
10 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.79%) Relational Database
3 23 (7.74%) Oracle Database
4 20 (6.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.38%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (1.68%) MySQL
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.67%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.67%) Star Schema
14 1 (0.34%) MS Access
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 30 (10.10%) Subversion
2 22 (7.41%) Maven
3 17 (5.72%) Jenkins
4 12 (4.04%) JUnit
5 10 (3.37%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.37%) Ant
6 9 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.69%) Hudson
8 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Blend
9 6 (2.02%) TeamCity
9 6 (2.02%) Selenium
9 6 (2.02%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.68%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.35%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.35%) Fiddler
12 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.01%) JIRA
13 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.67%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (18.18%) Finance
2 22 (7.41%) Banking
3 9 (3.03%) Retail
4 5 (1.68%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 181 (60.94%) Developer
2 65 (21.89%) Java Developer
3 35 (11.78%) Architect
4 19 (6.40%) SharePoint Developer
5 18 (6.06%) Java Architect
5 18 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 18 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 17 (5.72%) Designer
7 16 (5.39%) Front-End Developer
8 14 (4.71%) Lead Developer
8 14 (4.71%) Consultant
9 12 (4.04%) Web Developer
10 11 (3.70%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.37%) Applications Architect
11 10 (3.37%) CLAS Consultant
12 9 (3.03%) Java Applications Architect
12 9 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.03%) Tester
13 8 (2.69%) Performance Tester
13 8 (2.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (35.69%) XML
2 77 (25.93%) HTML
2 77 (25.93%) SOAP
3 63 (21.21%) .NET
4 61 (20.54%) CSS
5 59 (19.87%) RESTful
6 56 (18.86%) Hibernate
7 54 (18.18%) jQuery
8 46 (15.49%) JSON
9 41 (13.80%) JSF
10 37 (12.46%) Spring
11 35 (11.78%) ASP.NET
12 34 (11.45%) Java EE
13 32 (10.77%) HTML5
14 27 (9.09%) JPA
15 26 (8.75%) Apache CXF
16 24 (8.08%) RichFaces
16 24 (8.08%) J2EE
17 23 (7.74%) REST
18 19 (6.40%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.07%) Open Source
2 13 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.03%) FMCG
4 8 (2.69%) CESG
4 8 (2.69%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.68%) Animation
7 4 (1.35%) Blog
7 4 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.35%) Kindle
7 4 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.35%) Equities
8 3 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.01%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.01%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.81%) Linux
2 27 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 23 (7.74%) UNIX
4 18 (6.06%) Windows
5 7 (2.36%) Solaris
6 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.01%) AIX
6 3 (1.01%) HPUX
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.01%) Android
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.87%) SOA
2 54 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.80%) OO
4 37 (12.46%) Scrum
5 36 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 31 (10.44%) Waterfall
7 30 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (9.76%) Project Management
9 28 (9.43%) Web Development
10 25 (8.42%) Data Modelling
11 24 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (7.41%) UML
13 19 (6.40%) Workflow
13 19 (6.40%) Use Case
14 18 (6.06%) ITIL
14 18 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (5.72%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (5.39%) OOP
16 16 (5.39%) Migration
16 16 (5.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 149 (50.17%) Java
2 87 (29.29%) SQL
3 83 (27.95%) JavaScript
4 44 (14.81%) C#
5 17 (5.72%) PL/SQL
6 16 (5.39%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.03%) PHP
7 9 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.69%) XAML
9 6 (2.02%) VBA
10 4 (1.35%) C++
10 4 (1.35%) Perl
10 4 (1.35%) Korn
10 4 (1.35%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.67%) Groovy
11 2 (0.67%) Jython
11 2 (0.67%) VB
11 2 (0.67%) Python
11 2 (0.67%) SQR
Qualifications
1 16 (5.39%) Degree
2 10 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 10 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.70%) SLA
2 9 (3.03%) QA
2 9 (3.03%) GPG13
3 4 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (1.01%) KVM
3 3 (1.01%) RHEV
3 3 (1.01%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.36%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.02%) Puppet
2 6 (2.02%) Vagrant
2 6 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.35%) Legato
3 4 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.67%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.34%) StatsD
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.34%) Control-M
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 60 (20.20%) Oracle
2 57 (19.19%) JBoss
3 32 (10.77%) IBM
4 26 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.04%) Adobe
6 9 (3.03%) Sybase
6 9 (3.03%) HP
7 5 (1.68%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.35%) Kofax
8 4 (1.35%) Northgate
8 4 (1.35%) RightFax
8 4 (1.35%) Sun
8 4 (1.35%) EMC
8 4 (1.35%) Informatica
8 4 (1.35%) Veritas
8 4 (1.35%) Lotus
8 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.01%) Citrix
9 3 (1.01%) SAP
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