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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 35 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Contract jobs citing REST 20 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.56% 3.07% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.05% 12.10% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 2
Median daily rate £358 £288 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.34% -30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £225 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £343 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £40.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +26.36%

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
166 157 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.54% 25.40% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 85 138
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 43 (79.63%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (44.44%) Web Services
4 23 (42.59%) Microservices
5 19 (35.19%) JMS
6 17 (31.48%) SOAP
6 17 (31.48%) Spring
7 16 (29.63%) Gradle
8 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (27.78%) Maven
8 15 (27.78%) JSON
8 15 (27.78%) SOA
8 15 (27.78%) Linux
9 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 14 (25.93%) JIRA
9 14 (25.93%) Scrum
9 14 (25.93%) NoSQL
10 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 12 (22.22%) MySQL
11 12 (22.22%) Python
11 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.37%) Selenium
12 11 (20.37%) HTTP
12 11 (20.37%) Open Source
12 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
13 10 (18.52%) JBehave
13 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
13 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
13 10 (18.52%) XQuery
13 10 (18.52%) Apache

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 (18.52%) Apache
1 10 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Confluence
3 6 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (11.11%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Broadband
2 1 (1.85%) DVB
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 12 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (11.11%) GIS
4 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) Spatial Data
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Gradle
2 15 (27.78%) Maven
3 14 (25.93%) JIRA
4 11 (20.37%) Selenium
5 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
5 10 (18.52%) JBehave
5 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
7 6 (11.11%) JUnit
8 5 (9.26%) Artifactory
9 3 (5.56%) Ant
9 3 (5.56%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.70%) Mockito
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (3.70%) Subversion
11 1 (1.85%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 10 (18.52%) Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 30 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 5 (9.26%) GIS Developer
4 5 (9.26%) iOS Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Salesforce Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Android Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) Web Services
2 19 (35.19%) JMS
3 17 (31.48%) SOAP
3 17 (31.48%) Spring
4 15 (27.78%) JSON
5 13 (24.07%) HTML
6 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.52%) XSLT
8 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 9 (16.67%) HTML5
8 9 (16.67%) J2EE
8 9 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (14.81%) CSS
9 8 (14.81%) JSP
10 6 (11.11%) Ajax
10 6 (11.11%) Leaflet
10 6 (11.11%) OpenLayers
10 6 (11.11%) PostGIS
11 5 (9.26%) RESTful
11 5 (9.26%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) iPad
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Fixed Income
2 4 (7.41%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Wiki
3 3 (5.56%) DataPower
3 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.70%) Equities
4 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Microservices
3 15 (27.78%) SOA
4 14 (25.93%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 11 (20.37%) Open Source
7 9 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (14.81%) SDLC
8 8 (14.81%) TDD
9 7 (12.96%) BDD
9 7 (12.96%) Multithreading
10 6 (11.11%) High Availability
10 6 (11.11%) Open Source Development
11 5 (9.26%) API Development
11 5 (9.26%) iOS Development
12 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
12 4 (7.41%) Migration
12 4 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.22%) Python
4 10 (18.52%) XPath
4 10 (18.52%) XQuery
5 9 (16.67%) Groovy
6 8 (14.81%) SQL
7 5 (9.26%) Apex Code
7 5 (9.26%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.56%) C
9 2 (3.70%) Jython
10 1 (1.85%) Clojure
10 1 (1.85%) Haskell
10 1 (1.85%) Lisp
10 1 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Scala
10 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) AirWatch
2 4 (7.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) IBM
2 6 (11.11%) ESRI
3 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Reuters
6 1 (1.85%) Sybase
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