The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 35 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Contract jobs citing REST 14 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.84% 3.23% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.02% 12.94% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 0
Median daily rate £388 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
127 170 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.76% 24.96% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 94 145
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for REST.

1 40 (70.18%) Java
2 28 (49.12%) Web Services
3 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) Microservices
5 20 (35.09%) Gradle
5 20 (35.09%) Maven
6 19 (33.33%) HTML
7 18 (31.58%) JMS
7 18 (31.58%) JSON
8 17 (29.82%) Spring
8 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
8 17 (29.82%) SOAP
9 16 (28.07%) JIRA
10 15 (26.32%) Linux
10 15 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (24.56%) HTML5
11 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
11 14 (24.56%) CSS
11 14 (24.56%) SOA
12 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
12 13 (22.81%) Scrum
12 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
12 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
13 12 (21.05%) Open Source
13 12 (21.05%) Selenium
13 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (21.05%) Python
14 11 (19.30%) HTTP
14 11 (19.30%) JUnit
14 11 (19.30%) TDD

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 10 (17.54%) Apache
1 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.53%) GeoServer
3 4 (7.02%) Confluence
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.51%) JBoss
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 15 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Broadband
2 1 (1.75%) DVB
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) NoSQL
2 10 (17.54%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) GIS
4 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.77%) Spatial Data
5 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.51%) Big Data
6 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.75%) DB2
7 1 (1.75%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Gradle
1 20 (35.09%) Maven
2 16 (28.07%) JIRA
3 13 (22.81%) Jenkins
4 12 (21.05%) Selenium
5 11 (19.30%) JUnit
6 10 (17.54%) Cucumber
6 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
6 10 (17.54%) JBehave
7 6 (10.53%) Artifactory
8 5 (8.77%) Bitbucket
8 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
8 5 (8.77%) Mockito
8 5 (8.77%) Subversion
9 4 (7.02%) Ant
9 4 (7.02%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Developer
2 29 (50.88%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Angular Developer
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Python Developer
4 5 (8.77%) GIS Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Salesforce Developer
5 4 (7.02%) iOS Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (49.12%) Web Services
2 19 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (31.58%) JMS
3 18 (31.58%) JSON
4 17 (29.82%) SOAP
4 17 (29.82%) Spring
5 14 (24.56%) CSS
5 14 (24.56%) HTML5
6 13 (22.81%) AngularJS
7 10 (17.54%) XSLT
8 9 (15.79%) J2EE
8 9 (15.79%) XML
9 7 (12.28%) CSS3
10 6 (10.53%) Ajax
10 6 (10.53%) JDBC
10 6 (10.53%) jQuery
10 6 (10.53%) Leaflet
10 6 (10.53%) OpenLayers
10 6 (10.53%) PostGIS
10 6 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
1 4 (7.02%) iPad
1 4 (7.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.26%) DataPower
2 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Equities
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Microservices
3 14 (24.56%) SOA
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) Open Source
6 11 (19.30%) TDD
7 8 (14.04%) BDD
7 8 (14.04%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.28%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.28%) Web Development
8 7 (12.28%) Workflow
9 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 6 (10.53%) High Availability
9 6 (10.53%) Open Source Development
9 6 (10.53%) SDLC
10 5 (8.77%) API Development
11 4 (7.02%) iOS Development
11 4 (7.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 40 (70.18%) Java
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) Python
4 10 (17.54%) XPath
4 10 (17.54%) XQuery
5 7 (12.28%) Groovy
5 7 (12.28%) SQL
6 5 (8.77%) Apex Code
7 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.51%) C
8 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) C#
9 1 (1.75%) Clojure
9 1 (1.75%) Haskell
9 1 (1.75%) Lisp
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 4 (7.02%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) AirWatch
1 4 (7.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) ESRI
1 6 (10.53%) IBM
2 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Reuters
4 1 (1.75%) Sybase
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