Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 -7
Contract jobs citing Web Services 101 69 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.66% 5.18% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.91% 13.17% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 29
Glasgow median daily rate £470 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.72% +5.14% -
10th Percentile £350 £313 £300
90th Percentile £578 £438 £445
Scotland median daily rate £450 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% +11.43% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £52.17 -
% change year-on-year -32.91% - -

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 635 524 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.59% 39.31% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 314 240
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £320 £305 £263
90th Percentile £550 £488 £445
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.92% +3.50% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £43.39 £36.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.53% -10.00%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 57 (56.44%) SOAP
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (56.44%) REST
2 52 (51.49%) Java
3 46 (45.54%) SQL
4 39 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (37.62%) Oracle
6 37 (36.63%) NoSQL
7 33 (32.67%) Microservices
8 32 (31.68%) PL/SQL
9 30 (29.70%) Waterfall
10 28 (27.72%) MongoDB
10 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
10 28 (27.72%) Oracle Forms
10 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
11 26 (25.74%) Software Delivery
11 26 (25.74%) Spring
11 26 (25.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
13 21 (20.79%) RESTful
14 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (16.83%) TDD
15 16 (15.84%) HTML
16 15 (14.85%) CSS
16 15 (14.85%) Maven
16 15 (14.85%) Degree
16 15 (14.85%) React
17 14 (13.86%) MVC
17 14 (13.86%) C#

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 (3.96%) Apache Pig
1 4 (3.96%) Confluence
1 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.98%) Apache
3 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.99%) Anypoint
4 1 (0.99%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.93%) PaaS
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.96%) SaaS
5 3 (2.97%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.99%) GitHub
7 1 (0.99%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) FTP
2 2 (1.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) DNS
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.99%) SSL
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.63%) NoSQL
2 28 (27.72%) MongoDB
2 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database
2 28 (27.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (8.91%) SQLite
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.95%) Big Data
5 5 (4.95%) Data Mart
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.96%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.96%) HBase
6 4 (3.96%) MySQL
7 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.97%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.97%) OrientDB
8 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.99%) DB2
9 1 (0.99%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 28 (27.72%) Git (software)
1 28 (27.72%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (14.85%) Maven
3 12 (11.88%) JIRA
3 12 (11.88%) Xcode
4 11 (10.89%) JUnit
5 10 (9.90%) Bitbucket
5 10 (9.90%) Eclipse
5 10 (9.90%) Mockito
6 9 (8.91%) Gradle
6 9 (8.91%) Jenkins
6 9 (8.91%) Subversion
7 5 (4.95%) CocoaPods
8 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.98%) JMeter
9 2 (1.98%) NUnit
9 2 (1.98%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.99%) FishEye
General
1 10 (9.90%) Banking
2 7 (6.93%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Billing
4 1 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (46.53%) Developer
2 34 (33.66%) Architect
3 17 (16.83%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (11.88%) iOS Developer
6 9 (8.91%) Digital Architect
6 9 (8.91%) Senior Architect
6 9 (8.91%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.92%) Service Architect
8 6 (5.94%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (5.94%) React Developer
9 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Mobile Developer
10 3 (2.97%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.97%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (56.44%) REST
1 57 (56.44%) SOAP
2 26 (25.74%) Spring
3 21 (20.79%) RESTful
4 16 (15.84%) HTML
5 15 (14.85%) CSS
5 15 (14.85%) React
6 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.90%) HTML5
7 10 (9.90%) J2EE
8 9 (8.91%) Google Maps API
8 9 (8.91%) iOS SDK
9 8 (7.92%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.92%) JSON
9 8 (7.92%) Struts
10 7 (6.93%) .NET
10 7 (6.93%) XML
11 6 (5.94%) CSS3
11 6 (5.94%) Spring MVC
12 5 (4.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (4.95%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (3.96%) IVR
2 4 (3.96%) User Experience
3 3 (2.97%) DataPower
3 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Blog
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) PKI
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.86%) Linux
2 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.90%) Unix
4 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (32.67%) Microservices
4 30 (29.70%) Waterfall
5 26 (25.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (25.74%) Software Delivery
6 17 (16.83%) TDD
7 14 (13.86%) MVC
8 12 (11.88%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (11.88%) iOS Development
9 11 (10.89%) Decision-Making
9 11 (10.89%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (10.89%) Web Development
10 10 (9.90%) CRM
10 10 (9.90%) Scrum
10 10 (9.90%) SDLC
11 8 (7.92%) OO
12 7 (6.93%) Project Management
12 7 (6.93%) Web Design
13 6 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) Java
2 46 (45.54%) SQL
3 32 (31.68%) PL/SQL
4 24 (23.76%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.86%) C#
6 12 (11.88%) Apple Swift
7 11 (10.89%) Objective-C
8 8 (7.92%) Python
8 8 (7.92%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.96%) Scala
9 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.99%) C
10 1 (0.99%) Groovy
10 1 (0.99%) Java 8
10 1 (0.99%) VB
10 1 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) PMP
3 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.98%) CISSP
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) CISM
4 1 (0.99%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.99%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Docker
1 4 (3.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Ansible
2 1 (0.99%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.99%) PingFederate
2 1 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (37.62%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) Google
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.95%) Apple
5 4 (3.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.99%) Apigee
6 1 (0.99%) CA
6 1 (0.99%) Ceridian
6 1 (0.99%) Epicor
6 1 (0.99%) Infor
6 1 (0.99%) Kronos
6 1 (0.99%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.99%) Peoplefluent
6 1 (0.99%) Sage
6 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Splunk
6 1 (0.99%) Twitter
6 1 (0.99%) Workday