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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 34 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 107 126 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.92% 3.94% 3.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.77% 19.63% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 68 60
Median daily rate £350 £389 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £483 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
602 642 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.67% 20.05% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 344 429
Median daily rate £350 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +7 68 £350 -10.25% 6
Glasgow +3 35 £400 +6.66% 12
Fife - 3 £325 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 173 (68.11%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (61.02%) Java
3 117 (46.06%) Scrum
4 98 (38.58%) XML
5 94 (37.01%) JavaScript
6 92 (36.22%) Maven
7 82 (32.28%) Open Source
8 81 (31.89%) Continuous Integration
9 71 (27.95%) REST
9 71 (27.95%) SOAP
10 69 (27.17%) HTML
11 67 (26.38%) JIRA
12 64 (25.20%) Python
12 64 (25.20%) TDD
13 62 (24.41%) SQL
14 61 (24.02%) SOA
14 61 (24.02%) SDLC
15 57 (22.44%) JBoss
16 53 (20.87%) Gradle
17 51 (20.08%) Oracle
18 48 (18.90%) XSLT
19 47 (18.50%) Hibernate
20 46 (18.11%) GIS
20 46 (18.11%) PostGIS
20 46 (18.11%) User Experience
20 46 (18.11%) GeoServer
20 46 (18.11%) Selenium
21 45 (17.72%) OpenLayers
21 45 (17.72%) Leaflet
21 45 (17.72%) ESRI

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 57 (22.44%) JBoss
2 46 (18.11%) GeoServer
3 14 (5.51%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (4.33%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.76%) SharePoint Server
7 6 (2.36%) CMS
7 6 (2.36%) IIS
7 6 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.57%) Confluence
9 4 (1.57%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (1.18%) Apache
10 3 (1.18%) Drupal
10 3 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (6.30%) MS Visio
2 11 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.79%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.39%) DOC1
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 13 (5.12%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.54%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.39%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.79%) IaaS
4 2 (0.79%) PaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Route 53
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
4 2 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.94%) HTTP
2 8 (3.15%) SSL
3 6 (2.36%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.97%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.57%) DNS
5 4 (1.57%) SSH
5 4 (1.57%) WAN
6 3 (1.18%) Firewall
6 3 (1.18%) LAN
6 3 (1.18%) VLAN
7 2 (0.79%) Internet
7 2 (0.79%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.39%) DHCP
8 1 (0.39%) SAN
8 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.11%) GIS
2 29 (11.42%) Oracle Database
3 26 (10.24%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.66%) SQL Server
5 19 (7.48%) Spatial Data
6 11 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.94%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.15%) MySQL
9 4 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.18%) MS Access
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.79%) SQLite
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 92 (36.22%) Maven
2 67 (26.38%) JIRA
3 53 (20.87%) Gradle
4 46 (18.11%) Selenium
5 43 (16.93%) Cucumber
5 43 (16.93%) JBehave
5 43 (16.93%) Subversion
6 38 (14.96%) Jenkins
7 36 (14.17%) Eclipse
8 29 (11.42%) Artifactory
9 21 (8.27%) Git (software)
10 17 (6.69%) JUnit
11 13 (5.12%) SoapUI
12 8 (3.15%) Fiddler
13 7 (2.76%) TeamCity
14 6 (2.36%) gulp
14 6 (2.36%) Mockito
15 5 (1.97%) Ant
15 5 (1.97%) Bitbucket
15 5 (1.97%) GitLab
General
1 28 (11.02%) Banking
2 13 (5.12%) Finance
3 5 (1.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.57%) Front Office
5 2 (0.79%) Advertising
5 2 (0.79%) Marketing
5 2 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (68.90%) Developer
2 88 (34.65%) Java Developer
3 44 (17.32%) GIS Developer
4 24 (9.45%) Analyst
5 23 (9.06%) Senior Developer
6 21 (8.27%) Business Analyst
7 20 (7.87%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (7.87%) Web Developer
8 18 (7.09%) Agile Business Analyst
9 14 (5.51%) Architect
9 14 (5.51%) BizTalk Developer
10 13 (5.12%) Open Source Developer
11 12 (4.72%) GIS Web Developer
12 10 (3.94%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (3.54%) Developer in Test
14 8 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 7 (2.76%) Consultant
15 7 (2.76%) Python Developer
15 7 (2.76%) SharePoint Developer
15 7 (2.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (38.58%) XML
2 71 (27.95%) REST
2 71 (27.95%) SOAP
3 69 (27.17%) HTML
4 48 (18.90%) XSLT
5 47 (18.50%) Hibernate
6 46 (18.11%) PostGIS
7 45 (17.72%) Java EE
7 45 (17.72%) Leaflet
7 45 (17.72%) OpenLayers
8 39 (15.35%) JMS
9 37 (14.57%) .NET
9 37 (14.57%) AngularJS
10 36 (14.17%) Spring
11 35 (13.78%) CSS
12 33 (12.99%) JPA
12 33 (12.99%) RESTful
13 31 (12.20%) Drools
13 31 (12.20%) jBPM
14 29 (11.42%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.11%) User Experience
2 28 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.54%) iPad
4 7 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.97%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.97%) Minimum Viable Product
6 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.57%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.18%) Clustering
7 3 (1.18%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.18%) Replication
8 2 (0.79%) DataPower
8 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.79%) NHS
8 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.48%) Windows
2 14 (5.51%) Unix
3 8 (3.15%) Linux
4 5 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.57%) Solaris
6 3 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (68.11%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (46.06%) Scrum
3 82 (32.28%) Open Source
4 81 (31.89%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (25.20%) TDD
6 61 (24.02%) SDLC
6 61 (24.02%) SOA
7 37 (14.57%) Kanban
8 36 (14.17%) BDD
9 35 (13.78%) User Stories
10 32 (12.60%) Open Source Development
11 30 (11.81%) MVC
12 29 (11.42%) Microservices
13 25 (9.84%) Web Development
14 20 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 20 (7.87%) OO
14 20 (7.87%) Unit Testing
15 19 (7.48%) Coaching
16 18 (7.09%) Workflow
17 15 (5.91%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 155 (61.02%) Java
2 94 (37.01%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.20%) Python
4 62 (24.41%) SQL
5 30 (11.81%) C#
6 16 (6.30%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.51%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.33%) C
9 10 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.54%) VB
11 5 (1.97%) PHP
11 5 (1.97%) VBScript
12 3 (1.18%) ES6
12 3 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.18%) VBA
13 2 (0.79%) AspectJ
13 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.79%) Groovy
13 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (3.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.76%) Degree
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.02%) QA
2 26 (10.24%) WCAG
3 6 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Docker
1 2 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) KVM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.39%) RHEV
2 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (10.24%) Ansible
2 3 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.18%) Kibana
2 3 (1.18%) Perfmon
2 3 (1.18%) Puppet
3 2 (0.79%) Graphite
4 1 (0.39%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 51 (20.08%) Oracle
2 45 (17.72%) ESRI
3 33 (12.99%) Microsoft
4 21 (8.27%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.15%) IBM
6 7 (2.76%) Nintex
7 5 (1.97%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.57%) ForgeRock
8 4 (1.57%) HP
9 2 (0.79%) Reuters
9 2 (0.79%) Sybase
9 2 (0.79%) Telerik
9 2 (0.79%) VMware
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.39%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.39%) Perforce
10 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.39%) webMethods
10 1 (0.39%) Zend
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