The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 15 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.99% 2.74% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£291 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.88 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.70% -0.36%
Web Services
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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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 41.79% 53.42% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 6
Average daily rate £325 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
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 £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Web Services
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Fiddler
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle