The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 56 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.97% 1.47% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 7.37% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 11
Median daily rate £358 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £286 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £441 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
RESTful
Scotland

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
268 339 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.35% 19.87% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 193 185
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) HTML
3 20 (42.55%) JBoss
3 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) jQuery
4 18 (38.30%) XML
5 17 (36.17%) HTTP
5 17 (36.17%) Java EE
6 16 (34.04%) Spring
6 16 (34.04%) SOAP
6 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.91%) Web Services
7 15 (31.91%) Scrum
8 14 (29.79%) J2EE
9 12 (25.53%) CSS
9 12 (25.53%) User Experience
10 11 (23.40%) RichFaces
10 11 (23.40%) Node.js
10 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
10 11 (23.40%) TDD
10 11 (23.40%) JSF
10 11 (23.40%) Apache CXF
10 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
10 11 (23.40%) JSP
11 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (19.15%) Maven
11 9 (19.15%) Web Design
12 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
12 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.02%) OO

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 20 (42.55%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) SSL
3 4 (8.51%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) DMZ
4 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) Maven
3 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.64%) Bower
4 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.64%) gulp
5 4 (8.51%) git-flow
5 4 (8.51%) GitLab
5 4 (8.51%) Gradle
5 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.38%) JIRA
6 3 (6.38%) Subversion
7 2 (4.26%) Grunt
7 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (4.26%) Protractor
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) Xcode
8 1 (2.13%) Hudson
8 1 (2.13%) JProfiler
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 23 (48.94%) Java Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Senior Developer
4 12 (25.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (17.02%) UI Developer
6 6 (12.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (12.77%) UI/UX Developer
6 6 (12.77%) UX Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Node.js Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Digital Developer
10 2 (4.26%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) iOS Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) Agile Developer
11 1 (2.13%) Senior Agile Developer
11 1 (2.13%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) HTML
2 18 (38.30%) jQuery
2 18 (38.30%) XML
3 17 (36.17%) Java EE
4 16 (34.04%) SOAP
4 16 (34.04%) Spring
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
6 14 (29.79%) J2EE
7 12 (25.53%) CSS
8 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
8 11 (23.40%) Apache CXF
8 11 (23.40%) JSF
8 11 (23.40%) JSP
8 11 (23.40%) Node.js
8 11 (23.40%) RichFaces
9 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
10 6 (12.77%) JPA
10 6 (12.77%) JSON
10 6 (12.77%) Sass
10 6 (12.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) User Experience
2 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) iPad
4 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.51%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.26%) iPhone
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.13%) Fintech
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Scrum
3 11 (23.40%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (19.15%) Web Design
5 8 (17.02%) MVC
5 8 (17.02%) OO
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 7 (14.89%) OOD
7 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Workflow
8 5 (10.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.51%) API Design
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) Service Design
9 4 (8.51%) SOA
9 4 (8.51%) Software Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) AspectJ
6 2 (4.26%) C
6 2 (4.26%) ES6
6 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (4.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) ForgeRock
2 4 (8.51%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Apple
4 2 (4.26%) F5
4 2 (4.26%) Infoblox
4 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.13%) Prolexic
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat