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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 9 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.45% 2.22% 11.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 7.69% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £277 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.32% -38.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +25.71%

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
11 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 37.93% 28.89% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Median daily rate £330 £363 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling 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 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 9 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) REST

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 1 (100.00%) FileNet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM