Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 31 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 52 50 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.44% 4.72% 6.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.37% 15.67% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 48
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +3.32% -12.58%
10th Percentile £321 £263 £220
90th Percentile £504 £425 £441
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
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% -41.61%

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 389 319 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.25% 30.09% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 174 196
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £213
90th Percentile £475 £452 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +4.83% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £17.32 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.57% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £52.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -53.85% +43.45% +47.96%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (34.62%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.85%) Linux
5 15 (28.85%) Scrum
6 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) .NET
7 13 (25.00%) TDD
8 12 (23.08%) SOAP
9 11 (21.15%) C#
9 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
9 11 (21.15%) Kanban
9 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (19.23%) RESTful
10 10 (19.23%) SQL
11 9 (17.31%) OO
11 9 (17.31%) HTTP
11 9 (17.31%) BDD
12 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 8 (15.38%) DevOps
12 8 (15.38%) CSS
12 8 (15.38%) HTML
12 8 (15.38%) JIRA
13 7 (13.46%) XML
13 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
13 7 (13.46%) User Experience
13 7 (13.46%) SDLC
13 7 (13.46%) 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 3 (5.77%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.77%) GitHub
5 2 (3.85%) PaaS
5 2 (3.85%) Serverless
6 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (3.85%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.92%) IDOL
5 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.38%) JIRA
3 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) NUnit
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Blend
5 3 (5.77%) Mockito
5 3 (5.77%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.85%) DbUnit
6 2 (3.85%) jMock
6 2 (3.85%) PVCS
6 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.92%) gulp
7 1 (1.92%) MSTest
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Law
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) React Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) SOAP
3 10 (19.23%) RESTful
4 8 (15.38%) CSS
4 8 (15.38%) HTML
5 7 (13.46%) XML
6 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
6 6 (11.54%) REST
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
7 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (9.62%) JSON
7 5 (9.62%) WCF
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) Java EE
8 4 (7.69%) Node.js
8 4 (7.69%) React
8 4 (7.69%) Spring
9 3 (5.77%) Akka
9 3 (5.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) User Experience
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
3 13 (25.00%) TDD
4 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (21.15%) Kanban
5 9 (17.31%) BDD
5 9 (17.31%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.46%) Open Source
7 7 (13.46%) SDLC
7 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 6 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (11.54%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.54%) High Availability
8 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) DSDM
9 5 (9.62%) Microservices
9 5 (9.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) XAML
7 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.85%) XPath
8 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) ES6
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) CCNP
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.92%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Capita
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.85%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.92%) iManage
6 1 (1.92%) Intapp
6 1 (1.92%) Pega
6 1 (1.92%) SAP