Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 50 35
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 98 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.82% 3.73% 5.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.63% 9.56% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 37
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -2.10%
10th Percentile £350 £311 £263
90th Percentile £575 £490 £438
Scotland median daily rate £450 £409 £360
% change year-on-year +10.09% +13.54% -7.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 556 523 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.02% 39.03% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 319 226
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.29% +0.35%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.63% +71.43% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £27.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +20.37% -28.95% -5.89%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 61 (62.24%) REST
2 59 (60.20%) SOAP
3 51 (52.04%) Java
4 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (47.96%) SQL
6 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (36.73%) NoSQL
8 35 (35.71%) Microservices
8 35 (35.71%) Oracle
9 34 (34.69%) PL/SQL
10 30 (30.61%) Oracle Forms
10 30 (30.61%) Oracle Database 12c
10 30 (30.61%) Oracle Database
10 30 (30.61%) MongoDB
11 28 (28.57%) Waterfall
12 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
12 26 (26.53%) Software Delivery
12 26 (26.53%) Enterprise Architecture
13 25 (25.51%) Spring
14 21 (21.43%) C#
15 19 (19.39%) MVC
15 19 (19.39%) RESTful
16 16 (16.33%) iOS SDK
16 16 (16.33%) Apple iOS
16 16 (16.33%) iOS Development
16 16 (16.33%) Xcode
16 16 (16.33%) Objective-C
16 16 (16.33%) Apple Swift
17 15 (15.31%) Google
17 15 (15.31%) JavaScript

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 (4.08%) Apache Pig
1 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.02%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) PaaS
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.06%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.06%) SaaS
5 2 (2.04%) IaaS
5 2 (2.04%) NuGet
6 1 (1.02%) Apple Pay
6 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.02%) Firebase
6 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.02%) Google Pay
6 1 (1.02%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) FTP
2 2 (2.04%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.04%) NFC
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) LAN
3 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) NoSQL
2 30 (30.61%) MongoDB
2 30 (30.61%) Oracle Database
2 30 (30.61%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (14.29%) SQLite
4 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.12%) MySQL
6 5 (5.10%) Data Mart
6 5 (5.10%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.08%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.08%) Big Data
7 4 (4.08%) HBase
8 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.02%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.02%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 30 (30.61%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.33%) Xcode
4 12 (12.24%) Maven
5 10 (10.20%) JIRA
6 9 (9.18%) Bitbucket
6 9 (9.18%) Eclipse
7 8 (8.16%) CocoaPods
7 8 (8.16%) JUnit
7 8 (8.16%) Subversion
8 7 (7.14%) Gradle
8 7 (7.14%) Mockito
9 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.06%) NUnit
11 2 (2.04%) ReSharper
11 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.02%) FishEye
12 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
12 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (6.12%) Banking
1 6 (6.12%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Developer
2 35 (35.71%) Architect
3 19 (19.39%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (16.33%) iOS Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Digital Architect
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Architect
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.16%) Service Architect
8 7 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) React Developer
11 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 3 (3.06%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (62.24%) REST
2 59 (60.20%) SOAP
3 25 (25.51%) Spring
4 19 (19.39%) RESTful
5 16 (16.33%) iOS SDK
6 14 (14.29%) Google Maps API
6 14 (14.29%) JSON
7 12 (12.24%) React
8 11 (11.22%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.18%) Cocoa
9 9 (9.18%) CSS
9 9 (9.18%) HTML
9 9 (9.18%) J2EE
10 8 (8.16%) .NET
10 8 (8.16%) XML
11 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 7 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
12 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
13 5 (5.10%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.08%) IVR
4 3 (3.06%) DataPower
4 3 (3.06%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.04%) Digital Wallet
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Blog
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 6 (6.12%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (39.80%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (35.71%) Microservices
4 28 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 26 (26.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 26 (26.53%) Software Delivery
6 19 (19.39%) MVC
7 16 (16.33%) iOS Development
8 12 (12.24%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (11.22%) Decision-Making
9 11 (11.22%) TDD
9 11 (11.22%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (11.22%) Web Development
10 9 (9.18%) CRM
11 8 (8.16%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.14%) SDLC
13 6 (6.12%) Analytics
14 5 (5.10%) ETL
14 5 (5.10%) Mobile Development
14 5 (5.10%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.04%) Java
2 47 (47.96%) SQL
3 34 (34.69%) PL/SQL
4 21 (21.43%) C#
5 16 (16.33%) Apple Swift
5 16 (16.33%) Objective-C
6 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.04%) Python
8 2 (2.04%) Scala
9 1 (1.02%) C
9 1 (1.02%) Groovy
9 1 (1.02%) VB
9 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (3.06%) PMP
3 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.02%) CISM
4 1 (1.02%) CISSP
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) HDFS
2 3 (3.06%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Ansible
1 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (35.71%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) Google
3 9 (9.18%) Apple
4 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.02%) Samsung
6 1 (1.02%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) Workday