The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 23 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.78% 2.27% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 11.11% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £29.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+13.72% -18.62%
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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 40.74% 20.45% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 20
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) JRules
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Dojo
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) FileNet
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) JDBC
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) JSF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 3 (60.00%) FileNet
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CMS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) FileNet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) JRules
2 3 (60.00%) Dojo
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) JDBC
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects