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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / Scotland
Rank 33 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing Web Services 88 162 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.11% 6.28% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.73% 25.00% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 86 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £52.17 - £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £55.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-21.36% +56.36%

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
526 648 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.55% 25.13% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 352 355
Median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Median hourly rate £52.09 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.48% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -1 59 £375 -6.25% 11
Glasgow -23 18 £350 +16.66% 5
West Lothian - 5 £300 -
Aberdeen - 3 - - 1
Fife - 3 £320 -
Stirling +8 2 £400 +44.27%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 110 (62.15%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (59.32%) Java
3 62 (35.03%) Scrum
4 61 (34.46%) JavaScript
5 52 (29.38%) HTML
6 46 (25.99%) TDD
6 46 (25.99%) AngularJS
7 45 (25.42%) REST
8 44 (24.86%) XML
9 41 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (20.34%) CSS
11 35 (19.77%) Microservices
12 34 (19.21%) Oracle
12 34 (19.21%) JIRA
13 33 (18.64%) .NET
13 33 (18.64%) SQL
13 33 (18.64%) C#
14 32 (18.08%) Python
14 32 (18.08%) Maven
15 31 (17.51%) SOA
16 30 (16.95%) MVC
17 29 (16.38%) SOAP
17 29 (16.38%) Jenkins
18 28 (15.82%) Selenium
19 26 (14.69%) Open Source
20 25 (14.12%) Oracle Database
20 25 (14.12%) JSON
21 23 (12.99%) Microsoft
21 23 (12.99%) Gradle
21 23 (12.99%) SDLC

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 18 (10.17%) JBoss
2 14 (7.91%) GeoServer
3 13 (7.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.95%) Confluence
6 6 (3.39%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.26%) SAS
9 3 (1.69%) Apache
9 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.13%) CMS
10 2 (1.13%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.13%) IIS
10 2 (1.13%) OpenEdge
10 2 (1.13%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.56%) IBM Transformation Extender
Applications
1 8 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.69%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.69%) Siemens NX
4 2 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS Office
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.69%) Teamcenter
3 2 (1.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (2.82%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.69%) GitHub
6 2 (1.13%) IaaS
6 2 (1.13%) PaaS
6 2 (1.13%) Route 53
6 2 (1.13%) SaaS
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.95%) Internet
2 5 (2.82%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (2.26%) HTTP
4 3 (1.69%) SSL
5 2 (1.13%) DNS
5 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.12%) Oracle Database
2 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (10.17%) GIS
4 17 (9.60%) NoSQL
4 17 (9.60%) Spatial Data
5 16 (9.04%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (6.21%) MySQL
7 11 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (5.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.26%) QGIS
10 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.69%) Big Data
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.13%) DB2
12 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (19.21%) JIRA
2 32 (18.08%) Maven
3 29 (16.38%) Jenkins
4 28 (15.82%) Selenium
5 23 (12.99%) Git (software)
5 23 (12.99%) Gradle
6 20 (11.30%) Cucumber
7 18 (10.17%) JBehave
8 12 (6.78%) Eclipse
8 12 (6.78%) SoapUI
8 12 (6.78%) Subversion
9 9 (5.08%) WebDriver
10 8 (4.52%) Visual Studio
11 6 (3.39%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.39%) Bugzilla
11 6 (3.39%) JUnit
12 4 (2.26%) Ant
12 4 (2.26%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (1.69%) Grunt
General
1 21 (11.86%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Banking
3 4 (2.26%) Back Office
3 4 (2.26%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Advertising
5 2 (1.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.13%) Publishing
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (65.54%) Developer
2 54 (30.51%) Java Developer
3 19 (10.73%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (10.17%) Analyst
4 18 (10.17%) Angular Developer
5 17 (9.60%) Architect
6 13 (7.34%) Open Source Developer
6 13 (7.34%) Python Developer
7 11 (6.21%) Data Analyst
7 11 (6.21%) Senior Developer
8 10 (5.65%) BizTalk Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.52%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Technical Architect
11 6 (3.39%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.82%) Business Analyst
12 5 (2.82%) Consultant
12 5 (2.82%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (29.38%) HTML
2 46 (25.99%) AngularJS
3 45 (25.42%) REST
4 44 (24.86%) XML
5 36 (20.34%) CSS
6 33 (18.64%) .NET
7 29 (16.38%) SOAP
8 25 (14.12%) JSON
9 23 (12.99%) HTML5
10 22 (12.43%) RESTful
11 20 (11.30%) Spring
12 18 (10.17%) JMS
12 18 (10.17%) Node.js
13 17 (9.60%) ASP.NET
13 17 (9.60%) Java EE
13 17 (9.60%) PostGIS
13 17 (9.60%) XSLT
14 15 (8.47%) OpenLayers
15 14 (7.91%) WSDL
16 13 (7.34%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.04%) User Experience
2 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.34%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.82%) DataPower
5 5 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.69%) Social Media
7 3 (1.69%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.13%) Minimum Viable Product
8 2 (1.13%) New Media
8 2 (1.13%) NHS
8 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.56%) Animation
9 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.43%) Linux
2 14 (7.91%) Windows
3 4 (2.26%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Debian
5 1 (0.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (62.15%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.03%) Scrum
3 46 (25.99%) TDD
4 41 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (19.77%) Microservices
6 31 (17.51%) SOA
7 30 (16.95%) MVC
8 26 (14.69%) Open Source
9 23 (12.99%) BDD
9 23 (12.99%) SDLC
10 22 (12.43%) Web Development
11 20 (11.30%) Software Engineering
12 19 (10.73%) Open Source Development
13 15 (8.47%) OO
14 14 (7.91%) ETL
14 14 (7.91%) Mentoring
15 13 (7.34%) User Stories
16 12 (6.78%) Configuration Management
16 12 (6.78%) Test Automation
17 9 (5.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 105 (59.32%) Java
2 61 (34.46%) JavaScript
3 33 (18.64%) C#
3 33 (18.64%) SQL
4 32 (18.08%) Python
5 7 (3.95%) C
6 5 (2.82%) PHP
7 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.26%) XPath
8 3 (1.69%) Apple Swift
8 3 (1.69%) C++
8 3 (1.69%) Groovy
8 3 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.69%) Tcl
8 3 (1.69%) XAML
9 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) ES6
9 2 (1.13%) VB
9 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (10.73%) Degree
2 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.13%) APMP
6 1 (0.56%) IISP
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.04%) QA
2 6 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.26%) WCAG
4 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.08%) Ansible
2 3 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.13%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.56%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Oracle
2 23 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.34%) ESRI
4 11 (6.21%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.52%) IBM
6 6 (3.39%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (3.39%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.82%) Adobe
8 3 (1.69%) Apigee
8 3 (1.69%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.69%) Teradata
8 3 (1.69%) webMethods
9 2 (1.13%) Apple
9 2 (1.13%) Misys
9 2 (1.13%) Progress
10 1 (0.56%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.56%) Reuters
10 1 (0.56%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Telerik
10 1 (0.56%) VMware
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