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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 54 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing RESTful 29 38 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.99% 3.00% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.33% 10.38% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +2.14%
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
256 366 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.58% 28.91% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 228 76
Average daily rate £350 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (48.00%) HTML
4 23 (46.00%) CSS
5 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
6 21 (42.00%) Web Services
7 20 (40.00%) JSON
8 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 19 (38.00%) Spring
9 17 (34.00%) MVC
9 17 (34.00%) HTML5
10 16 (32.00%) XML
11 15 (30.00%) Maven
12 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (24.00%) Finance
13 12 (24.00%) SOAP
14 11 (22.00%) SQL
14 11 (22.00%) jQuery
15 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
15 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
16 9 (18.00%) BDD
16 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
16 9 (18.00%) J2EE
16 9 (18.00%) JBoss
16 9 (18.00%) UNIX
16 9 (18.00%) Selenium
16 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.00%) JBoss
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
4 4 (8.00%) WordPress
5 3 (6.00%) nginx
6 2 (4.00%) CMS
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) DataStax
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.00%) Maven
3 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 9 (18.00%) Eclipse
4 9 (18.00%) Selenium
5 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (14.00%) Gradle
7 6 (12.00%) JIRA
7 6 (12.00%) Ant
8 5 (10.00%) JUnit
8 5 (10.00%) Subversion
8 5 (10.00%) Mercurial
9 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
9 4 (8.00%) Hudson
10 3 (6.00%) FishEye
10 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (6.00%) JProfiler
10 3 (6.00%) NetBeans
11 2 (4.00%) FitNesse
11 2 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Tester
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) WordPress Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) HTML
2 23 (46.00%) CSS
3 21 (42.00%) Web Services
4 20 (40.00%) JSON
5 19 (38.00%) Spring
6 17 (34.00%) HTML5
7 16 (32.00%) XML
8 12 (24.00%) SOAP
9 11 (22.00%) jQuery
10 10 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.00%) J2EE
12 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
13 6 (12.00%) JSP
13 6 (12.00%) CSS3
14 5 (10.00%) Sass
14 5 (10.00%) LESS
15 4 (8.00%) Apache CXF
15 4 (8.00%) MyBatis
15 4 (8.00%) Java EE
15 4 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
2 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) UNIX
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) TDD
3 17 (34.00%) MVC
4 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) BDD
6 7 (14.00%) SOA
6 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Open Source
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.00%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) ATDD
10 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.00%) Refactoring
11 2 (4.00%) User Stories
11 2 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) Java
1 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) PHP
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) PHP5
5 2 (4.00%) XPath
6 1 (2.00%) Scala
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Alterian
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