The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 30 March 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 / Stirling
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 12
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 10.00% - 12.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 66.67% - 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +3.14% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £56.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -22.76% +60.00%  

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 Stirling with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 3 13 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 15.00% 25.00% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 13
Median daily rate £325 £363 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -12.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 Stirling

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Services in Stirling.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Stirling

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Stirling over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Handlebars
2 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
2 1 (50.00%) Infographics

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 1 (50.00%) FileNet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Handlebars
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Infographics
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM