Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 2018 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 75 64 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.76% 5.56% 6.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.07% 14.75% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 52
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +16.67% -22.58%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £223
90th Percentile £601 £438 £424
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £52.17 -

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 574 434 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.47% 37.67% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 255 243
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £233
90th Percentile £538 £438 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £60.00 £15.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +295.00% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £23.59 £43.39 £35.50
% change year-on-year -45.64% +22.23% -11.25%

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 17 June 2018.

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 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.33%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) SOAP
3 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.67%) Git (software)
4 25 (33.33%) REST
5 23 (30.67%) Linux
6 22 (29.33%) SQL
7 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (25.33%) TDD
9 18 (24.00%) RESTful
9 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (22.67%) Oracle
11 16 (21.33%) Spring
11 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
11 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
12 13 (17.33%) HTML
13 12 (16.00%) J2EE
13 12 (16.00%) CSS
13 12 (16.00%) Scrum
13 12 (16.00%) Maven
13 12 (16.00%) JIRA
14 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
14 11 (14.67%) OO
14 11 (14.67%) Unix
14 11 (14.67%) Python
14 11 (14.67%) SDLC
15 10 (13.33%) XML
15 10 (13.33%) Open Source

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 4 (5.33%) Apache Pig
1 4 (5.33%) Confluence
1 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.33%) Anypoint
3 1 (1.33%) Apache
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.67%) PaaS
4 5 (6.67%) SaaS
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (4.00%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (2.67%) GitHub
6 2 (2.67%) IaaS
7 1 (1.33%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) FTP
3 2 (2.67%) DNS
3 2 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.67%) SSL
3 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (6.67%) OrientDB
4 4 (5.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) HBase
4 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.67%) SQLite
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.33%) IDOL
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.33%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.00%) JIRA
2 12 (16.00%) Maven
3 10 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.67%) JUnit
4 8 (10.67%) Mockito
5 7 (9.33%) Bitbucket
6 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (8.00%) Gradle
6 6 (8.00%) Subversion
7 5 (6.67%) Xcode
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (4.00%) NUnit
9 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.67%) DbUnit
10 2 (2.67%) jMock
10 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
10 2 (2.67%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.33%) CocoaPods
11 1 (1.33%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 6 (8.00%) Banking
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Law
2 2 (2.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Architect
2 12 (16.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.00%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) AWS Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) React Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Process Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) SOAP
2 25 (33.33%) REST
3 18 (24.00%) RESTful
4 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
4 16 (21.33%) Spring
5 13 (17.33%) HTML
6 12 (16.00%) CSS
6 12 (16.00%) J2EE
7 10 (13.33%) XML
8 9 (12.00%) .NET
8 9 (12.00%) HTML5
9 8 (10.67%) JSON
9 8 (10.67%) Node.js
10 7 (9.33%) Akka
10 7 (9.33%) Middleware
10 7 (9.33%) Play Framework
10 7 (9.33%) React
11 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
11 5 (6.67%) Java EE
12 4 (5.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.33%) IVR
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.00%) DataPower
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
5 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) TDD
3 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.00%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) OO
5 11 (14.67%) SDLC
5 11 (14.67%) Waterfall
6 10 (13.33%) Kanban
6 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 8 (10.67%) Microservices
7 8 (10.67%) Web Development
8 7 (9.33%) MVC
8 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.00%) BDD
9 6 (8.00%) CRM
9 6 (8.00%) DevOps
9 6 (8.00%) Document Management
9 6 (8.00%) Project Management
10 5 (6.67%) Analytics
10 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) Java
2 26 (34.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.33%) SQL
4 11 (14.67%) Python
5 9 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (10.67%) C#
7 7 (9.33%) Scala
8 5 (6.67%) Apple Swift
8 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.33%) Objective-C
10 3 (4.00%) Java 8
11 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.33%) C
11 1 (1.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) CCNP
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.33%) CISSP
4 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Docker
2 4 (5.33%) HDFS
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.33%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) PingFederate
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Capita
3 4 (5.33%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) Google
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Apigee
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) CA
5 1 (1.33%) Ceridian
5 1 (1.33%) Epicor
5 1 (1.33%) iManage
5 1 (1.33%) Infor
5 1 (1.33%) Intapp
5 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.33%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (1.33%) Sage
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.33%) Workday