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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 38 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +14
Contract jobs citing REST 21 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.51% 1.37% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.82% 5.31% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +45.87%
REST
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 226 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.44% 25.89% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 90 129
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) SOAP
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) Spring
4 17 (53.13%) Maven
4 17 (53.13%) Java
5 16 (50.00%) Microservices
6 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (46.88%) JUnit
7 13 (40.63%) Gradle
7 13 (40.63%) HTML5
8 12 (37.50%) Banking
8 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) TDD
9 11 (34.38%) Subversion
9 11 (34.38%) MVC
9 11 (34.38%) SOA
9 11 (34.38%) JMS
9 11 (34.38%) Mockito
9 11 (34.38%) CSS3
9 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
9 11 (34.38%) Spring MVC
9 11 (34.38%) React
10 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
10 10 (31.25%) JSON
10 10 (31.25%) Web Development
10 10 (31.25%) Web Design
10 10 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (31.25%) Bitbucket

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 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (9.38%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Maven
2 15 (46.88%) JUnit
3 13 (40.63%) Gradle
4 11 (34.38%) Git (software)
4 11 (34.38%) Mockito
4 11 (34.38%) Subversion
5 10 (31.25%) Bitbucket
5 10 (31.25%) Eclipse
6 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (12.50%) JIRA
8 3 (9.38%) Ant
8 3 (9.38%) Artifactory
8 3 (9.38%) Selenium
9 2 (6.25%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (6.25%) IntelliJ
10 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
10 1 (3.13%) Hudson
10 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
10 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
10 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Scrum Master
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.13%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) SOAP
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) Spring
4 13 (40.63%) HTML5
5 11 (34.38%) CSS3
5 11 (34.38%) JMS
5 11 (34.38%) React
5 11 (34.38%) Spring MVC
6 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 10 (31.25%) JSON
6 10 (31.25%) Struts
7 7 (21.88%) RESTful
8 6 (18.75%) XML
9 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
10 4 (12.50%) JDBC
10 4 (12.50%) jQuery
10 4 (12.50%) XSLT
11 3 (9.38%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Microservices
2 15 (46.88%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) SOA
4 11 (34.38%) TDD
5 10 (31.25%) Front End Development
5 10 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 10 (31.25%) Web Design
5 10 (31.25%) Web Development
6 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.75%) Workflow
8 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.50%) BDD
8 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (9.38%) High Availability
9 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
9 3 (9.38%) Open Source
9 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Groovy
5 4 (12.50%) XPath
5 4 (12.50%) XQuery
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kibana
1 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.13%) Mesos
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Reuters
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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