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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 48 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 24 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.90% 2.40% 1.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.76% 8.75% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 9
Median daily rate £413 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £338 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -6.87%

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
274 377 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.09% 27.46% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 210 148
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -47.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 30 (75.00%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Scrum
4 19 (47.50%) HTML
4 19 (47.50%) AngularJS
5 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 15 (37.50%) TDD
6 15 (37.50%) BDD
7 14 (35.00%) CSS
7 14 (35.00%) JBoss
8 13 (32.50%) Spring
9 12 (30.00%) JSP
9 12 (30.00%) J2EE
9 12 (30.00%) React
10 11 (27.50%) Web Services
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) Node.js
10 11 (27.50%) CSS3
11 9 (22.50%) jQuery
11 9 (22.50%) HTTP
12 8 (20.00%) Python
12 8 (20.00%) Finance
12 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (20.00%) Java EE
12 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 8 (20.00%) Spring Boot
12 8 (20.00%) DevOps
13 7 (17.50%) Degree
13 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.50%) Linux

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 14 (35.00%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) CMS
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Spatial Data
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.00%) Subversion
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Gradle
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
4 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.00%) Bower
5 2 (5.00%) Grunt
5 2 (5.00%) gulp
5 2 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (5.00%) Maven
5 2 (5.00%) Protractor
5 2 (5.00%) Xcode
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) Babel
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Mocha
6 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (12.50%) UI Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) UI/UX Developer
5 4 (10.00%) UX Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) AngularJS
1 19 (47.50%) HTML
2 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 13 (32.50%) Spring
4 12 (30.00%) J2EE
4 12 (30.00%) JSP
4 12 (30.00%) React
5 11 (27.50%) CSS3
5 11 (27.50%) HTML5
5 11 (27.50%) Node.js
5 11 (27.50%) Web Services
6 9 (22.50%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) Java EE
7 8 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 7 (17.50%) .NET
9 6 (15.00%) SOAP
9 6 (15.00%) XML
10 5 (12.50%) Apache CXF
10 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 5 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) User Experience
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Fintech
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) iPad
5 2 (5.00%) iPhone
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) EPoS
6 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) BDD
3 15 (37.50%) TDD
4 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.00%) DevOps
5 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 6 (15.00%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) API Design
6 5 (12.50%) Open Source
6 5 (12.50%) Web Design
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
7 4 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (7.50%) Microservices
8 3 (7.50%) OOD
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 3 (7.50%) SOA
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) ES6
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Ansible
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Apigee
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin