The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 36 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 149 115 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.12% 3.82% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.91% 18.11% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 54 100
Median daily rate £360 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+7.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.90 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.37% +3.12%
Web Services
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
680 635 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.37% 21.10% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 296 478
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Median hourly rate £36.75 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +39 113 £375 -6.25% 5
Glasgow -20 23 £345 +13.11% 11
Aberdeen 0 7 - -
Fife +12 3 £325 -3.70%
West Lothian - 3 £425 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 159 (56.38%) Java
2 154 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 89 (31.56%) Scrum
5 83 (29.43%) REST
6 79 (28.01%) XML
7 77 (27.30%) Maven
8 72 (25.53%) Open Source
9 68 (24.11%) SOAP
10 64 (22.70%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (22.34%) HTML
12 61 (21.63%) SQL
12 61 (21.63%) AngularJS
13 59 (20.92%) JIRA
14 58 (20.57%) Python
14 58 (20.57%) SDLC
15 56 (19.86%) Gradle
16 51 (18.09%) TDD
17 50 (17.73%) Spring
18 49 (17.38%) SOA
19 48 (17.02%) CSS
19 48 (17.02%) Oracle
19 48 (17.02%) GIS
19 48 (17.02%) PostGIS
19 48 (17.02%) GeoServer
20 46 (16.31%) OpenLayers
20 46 (16.31%) Leaflet
21 45 (15.96%) ESRI
22 43 (15.25%) Banking
22 43 (15.25%) .NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (17.02%) GeoServer
2 40 (14.18%) JBoss
3 16 (5.67%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.96%) Apache
5 11 (3.90%) IIS
5 11 (3.90%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (2.84%) MQSeries
7 8 (2.84%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 7 (2.48%) CMS
8 7 (2.48%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
10 5 (1.77%) Confluence
10 5 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.42%) nginx
11 4 (1.42%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.06%) CICS
12 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (4.61%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.35%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.22%) HTTP
2 8 (2.84%) FTP
2 8 (2.84%) HTTPS
2 8 (2.84%) SSL
2 8 (2.84%) WinSCP
3 7 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.13%) Firewall
4 6 (2.13%) LAN
4 6 (2.13%) LDAP
4 6 (2.13%) WAN
5 5 (1.77%) VLAN
5 5 (1.77%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.42%) SSH
7 3 (1.06%) DNS
8 2 (0.71%) Internet
9 1 (0.35%) DHCP
9 1 (0.35%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.35%) SAN
9 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.02%) GIS
2 31 (10.99%) NoSQL
3 24 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 17 (6.03%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.67%) Spatial Data
6 11 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.19%) MySQL
8 7 (2.48%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.42%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.06%) MS Access
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.06%) SQLite
12 2 (0.71%) QGIS
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 77 (27.30%) Maven
2 59 (20.92%) JIRA
3 56 (19.86%) Gradle
4 43 (15.25%) Selenium
5 39 (13.83%) Cucumber
5 39 (13.83%) Subversion
6 38 (13.48%) JBehave
7 37 (13.12%) Eclipse
8 30 (10.64%) Git (software)
9 28 (9.93%) Jenkins
9 28 (9.93%) JUnit
10 23 (8.16%) Mockito
11 22 (7.80%) Artifactory
12 18 (6.38%) Bitbucket
13 10 (3.55%) SoapUI
14 9 (3.19%) ClearCase
15 8 (2.84%) XMLSpy
16 7 (2.48%) Fiddler
16 7 (2.48%) TeamCity
16 7 (2.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (15.25%) Banking
2 30 (10.64%) Finance
3 7 (2.48%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.77%) Legal
6 4 (1.42%) Front Office
7 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (56.38%) Developer
2 52 (18.44%) Java Developer
3 45 (15.96%) GIS Developer
4 34 (12.06%) Analyst
5 21 (7.45%) Web Developer
6 20 (7.09%) Business Analyst
7 17 (6.03%) Agile Business Analyst
7 17 (6.03%) Architect
8 15 (5.32%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.61%) Consultant
9 13 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (4.26%) GIS Web Developer
10 12 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (2.84%) BizTalk Developer
11 8 (2.84%) Open Source Developer
11 8 (2.84%) Software Engineer
11 8 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.84%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.48%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (2.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (29.43%) REST
2 79 (28.01%) XML
3 68 (24.11%) SOAP
4 63 (22.34%) HTML
5 61 (21.63%) AngularJS
6 50 (17.73%) Spring
7 48 (17.02%) CSS
7 48 (17.02%) PostGIS
8 46 (16.31%) Leaflet
8 46 (16.31%) OpenLayers
9 43 (15.25%) .NET
10 38 (13.48%) JSON
10 38 (13.48%) RESTful
11 33 (11.70%) HTML5
12 31 (10.99%) Java EE
13 29 (10.28%) Hibernate
14 28 (9.93%) CSS3
14 28 (9.93%) Middleware
14 28 (9.93%) XSLT
15 23 (8.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.25%) User Experience
2 25 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.61%) DataPower
4 12 (4.26%) iPad
5 11 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.55%) Clustering
6 10 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.55%) Mainframe
7 8 (2.84%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.48%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.13%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.13%) PKI
10 5 (1.77%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.77%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.42%) Minimum Viable Product
11 4 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.06%) iPhone
12 3 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.77%) Unix
2 33 (11.70%) Windows
3 29 (10.28%) Linux
4 14 (4.96%) Solaris
5 8 (2.84%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.48%) Android
6 7 (2.48%) Mac OS X
7 6 (2.13%) AIX
8 4 (1.42%) HPUX
8 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.56%) Scrum
3 72 (25.53%) Open Source
4 64 (22.70%) Continuous Integration
5 58 (20.57%) SDLC
6 51 (18.09%) TDD
7 49 (17.38%) SOA
8 42 (14.89%) Microservices
9 39 (13.83%) MVC
10 38 (13.48%) Web Development
11 34 (12.06%) Kanban
12 31 (10.99%) User Stories
13 29 (10.28%) BDD
14 21 (7.45%) OO
14 21 (7.45%) Unit Testing
15 20 (7.09%) Responsive Web Design
16 17 (6.03%) Web Design
17 16 (5.67%) Workflow
18 14 (4.96%) Front End Development
18 14 (4.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 159 (56.38%) Java
2 90 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 61 (21.63%) SQL
4 58 (20.57%) Python
5 27 (9.57%) C#
6 12 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 12 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 10 (3.55%) VB
8 9 (3.19%) VBA
9 8 (2.84%) Perl
9 8 (2.84%) PHP
9 8 (2.84%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.13%) Ruby
11 5 (1.77%) PHP 5
12 4 (1.42%) C
13 3 (1.06%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (5.32%) Degree
2 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) CISSP
4 4 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IISP
6 1 (0.35%) ISEB
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.93%) QA
2 21 (7.45%) WCAG
3 13 (4.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (2.84%) HL7
4 8 (2.84%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.13%) Docker
2 6 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (2.13%) Veritas File System
2 6 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) KVM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.35%) RHEV
4 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (8.16%) Ansible
2 8 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.48%) AirWatch
4 6 (2.13%) Nagios
4 6 (2.13%) TADDM
5 2 (0.71%) Graphite
5 2 (0.71%) Kibana
5 2 (0.71%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.35%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.35%) Puppet
6 1 (0.35%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (17.02%) Oracle
2 45 (15.96%) ESRI
3 31 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.96%) IBM
5 11 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.19%) HP
7 8 (2.84%) Remedy
8 7 (2.48%) Kony
8 7 (2.48%) Nintex
8 7 (2.48%) Xamarin
9 6 (2.13%) Veritas
10 5 (1.77%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.42%) ForgeRock
12 3 (1.06%) Sybase
12 3 (1.06%) VMware
13 2 (0.71%) Citrix
14 1 (0.35%) Avaya
14 1 (0.35%) Cisco
14 1 (0.35%) SAP
14 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
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