The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.18% 1.93% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 7.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
248 325 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.45% 27.22% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 211 84
Average daily rate £350 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Edinburgh region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Edinburgh region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful.

1 28 (59.57%) JSON
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 24 (51.06%) Web Services
4 22 (46.81%) XML
5 21 (44.68%) Java
6 19 (40.43%) HTML
7 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
8 17 (36.17%) CSS
8 17 (36.17%) SOAP
9 16 (34.04%) TDD
10 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
11 13 (27.66%) Finance
11 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.53%) Spring
12 12 (25.53%) HTML5
12 12 (25.53%) Cucumber
13 11 (23.40%) BDD
13 11 (23.40%) Maven
13 11 (23.40%) MVC
13 11 (23.40%) JBoss
14 10 (21.28%) Apache
14 10 (21.28%) Linux
14 10 (21.28%) JSP
14 10 (21.28%) SQL
15 9 (19.15%) PHP
15 9 (19.15%) UNIX
15 9 (19.15%) Mac OS X
15 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
15 9 (19.15%) Selenium

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) Tomcat
2 11 (23.40%) JBoss
3 10 (21.28%) Apache
4 8 (17.02%) nginx
4 8 (17.02%) WordPress
5 3 (6.38%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.64%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) SMTP
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) DataStax
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Git (software)
2 12 (25.53%) Cucumber
3 11 (23.40%) Maven
4 9 (19.15%) Selenium
5 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
6 7 (14.89%) Ant
7 6 (12.77%) Gradle
7 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
7 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
8 5 (10.64%) Hudson
9 4 (8.51%) Mercurial
10 3 (6.38%) JIRA
10 3 (6.38%) JProfiler
11 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
11 2 (4.26%) FitNesse
12 1 (2.13%) JUnit
12 1 (2.13%) Xcode
12 1 (2.13%) JMeter
12 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.13%) HttpUnit
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (63.83%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) AWS Developer
7 2 (4.26%) WordPress Developer
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) JSON
2 24 (51.06%) Web Services
3 22 (46.81%) XML
4 19 (40.43%) HTML
5 17 (36.17%) CSS
5 17 (36.17%) SOAP
6 12 (25.53%) Spring
6 12 (25.53%) HTML5
7 10 (21.28%) JSP
8 8 (17.02%) J2EE
9 7 (14.89%) jQuery
10 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
11 5 (10.64%) Apache CXF
11 5 (10.64%) Java EE
11 5 (10.64%) CSS3
12 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
12 4 (8.51%) XSLT
13 3 (6.38%) .NET
13 3 (6.38%) WCF
13 3 (6.38%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Open Source
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) UNIX
2 9 (19.15%) Mac OS X
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.38%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
3 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (23.40%) BDD
4 11 (23.40%) MVC
5 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
5 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) DevOps
7 6 (12.77%) Refactoring
7 6 (12.77%) SOA
8 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.64%) Web Development
8 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) OO
9 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) ATDD
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) PHP
5 8 (17.02%) PHP5
6 3 (6.38%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) XPath
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle
1 1 (2.13%) Apple
1 1 (2.13%) Alterian
1 1 (2.13%) Google
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
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Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 18 days ago