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 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 42 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.01% 4.63% 3.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 15.05% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 23
Median daily rate £350 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.09 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +39.69% +8.57%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 217 206 208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 36.23% 30.75% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 120 117
Median daily rate £355 £330 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -14.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £401 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 28 April 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 (43.14%) HTML
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 20 (39.22%) .NET
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (37.25%) Java
4 19 (37.25%) C#
4 19 (37.25%) CSS
5 18 (35.29%) Oracle
6 15 (29.41%) MVC
7 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
8 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 12 (23.53%) Scrum
9 11 (21.57%) Unix
9 11 (21.57%) OO
9 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (19.61%) HTML5
10 10 (19.61%) REST
10 10 (19.61%) Angular 2
10 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
10 10 (19.61%) TDD
11 9 (17.65%) Adobe
11 9 (17.65%) OOP
11 9 (17.65%) SQL
11 9 (17.65%) CSS3
12 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
12 8 (15.69%) MySQL
13 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
13 7 (13.73%) Flash
13 7 (13.73%) XAML

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 3 (5.88%) CMS
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) GitHub
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Firewall
1 5 (9.80%) LAN
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.80%) VLAN
1 5 (9.80%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Blend
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) Maven
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Appium
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) JUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Mockito
5 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.96%) YouTrack
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Legal
2 3 (5.88%) Back Office
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) WPF Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Azure Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.88%) UI/UX Developer
7 3 (5.88%) UX Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) HTML
2 20 (39.22%) .NET
3 19 (37.25%) CSS
4 14 (27.45%) AngularJS
5 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET
6 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (19.61%) Angular 2
7 10 (19.61%) HTML5
7 10 (19.61%) REST
8 9 (17.65%) CSS3
9 7 (13.73%) Flash
9 7 (13.73%) WPF
10 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
10 6 (11.76%) React
10 6 (11.76%) XML
11 5 (9.80%) Apache Cordova
11 5 (9.80%) PhoneGap
11 5 (9.80%) RESTful
11 5 (9.80%) SOAP
11 5 (9.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.92%) W3C
4 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) IPTV
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Unix
2 5 (9.80%) Solaris
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) MVC
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) TDD
6 9 (17.65%) OOP
7 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
8 7 (13.73%) MVVM
8 7 (13.73%) Web Development
9 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 5 (9.80%) Kanban
10 5 (9.80%) Microservices
10 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 5 (9.80%) SOA
11 4 (7.84%) Mobile Development
11 4 (7.84%) Performance Testing
11 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 7 (13.73%) XAML
5 6 (11.76%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby
7 2 (3.92%) Groovy
7 2 (3.92%) Jython
8 1 (1.96%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) COBIT
1 3 (5.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) Adobe
4 2 (3.92%) OpenText
5 1 (1.96%) Apigee
5 1 (1.96%) Telerik
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