Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 +11
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 1.49% 5.32% 9.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 15.63% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Aberdeen median daily rate £520 - £438
10th Percentile £510 - £414
90th Percentile £530 - £511
Scotland median daily rate £400 £355 £386
% change year-on-year +12.68% -8.09% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £52.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +160.00% -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 13.43% 34.04% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 6
Aberdeen median daily rate £406 £300 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.42% -32.39% +31.48%
10th Percentile £318 £275 £278
90th Percentile £447 £393 £506
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% -3.86%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Aberdeen

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Aberdeen

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Aberdeen.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle