Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 December 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 30 37
Rank change year-on-year -28 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 37 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.90% 5.07% 4.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.26% 16.38% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 24
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.22% +4.27%
10th Percentile £305 £263 £276
90th Percentile £517 £468 £450
Scotland median daily rate £403 £355 £390
% change year-on-year +13.38% -8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 448 354 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.16% 30.94% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 182 183
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £271 £226
90th Percentile £505 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.25 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.46% -74.55% +129.17%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.44% +11.39%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Glasgow

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Glasgow

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Glasgow

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
4 11 (29.73%) C#
4 11 (29.73%) .NET
4 11 (29.73%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.62%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) CSS
6 8 (21.62%) Kanban
7 7 (18.92%) Spring
7 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 6 (16.22%) DevOps
8 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (16.22%) RESTful
8 6 (16.22%) BDD
8 6 (16.22%) REST
8 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
8 6 (16.22%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) Finance
9 5 (13.51%) OO
9 5 (13.51%) SQL
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.51%) Ruby
9 5 (13.51%) Maven
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) Git (software)

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (2.70%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.70%) Confluence
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.41%) Serverless
5 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Impala
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Spark SQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (8.11%) NUnit
3 3 (8.11%) ReSharper
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) Bower
4 2 (5.41%) Grunt
4 2 (5.41%) gulp
4 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
4 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 2 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (5.41%) Protractor
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Xcode
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) Gradle
5 1 (2.70%) Mockito
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) AWS Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) UI Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) CSS
2 8 (21.62%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) Spring
4 6 (16.22%) REST
4 6 (16.22%) RESTful
5 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
5 5 (13.51%) React
6 4 (10.81%) HTML5
6 4 (10.81%) WCF
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.11%) Flash
7 3 (8.11%) J2EE
7 3 (8.11%) LINQ
7 3 (8.11%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (8.11%) WPF
8 2 (5.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) Kanban
5 6 (16.22%) BDD
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) Front End Development
5 6 (16.22%) MVC
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) High Availability
6 5 (13.51%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (8.11%) MVVM
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 3 (8.11%) XAML
5 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.41%) ES6
5 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (2.70%) XPath
6 1 (2.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.70%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.70%) SAP