Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 18 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 > Fife
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife - 9.52% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 66.67% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Fife median daily rate - £325 -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Fife median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 Fife with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Fife
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 15 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 53.57% 14.29% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 4
Fife median daily rate £500 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.85% +1.96% -
10th Percentile £309 £304 £193
90th Percentile £564 £338 £427
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Fife median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.85% -
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 Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Fife

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Fife

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Fife