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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 28 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 34 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.83% 1.42% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.44% 5.63% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 12
Median daily rate £400 £345 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -43.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £350 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
195 231 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.45% 25.22% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 107 153
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 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 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 24 September 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 32 (74.42%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) Web Services
3 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (53.49%) SOAP
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
5 20 (46.51%) Spring
5 20 (46.51%) Maven
6 18 (41.86%) JSON
6 18 (41.86%) Gradle
7 17 (39.53%) Microservices
7 17 (39.53%) HTML5
7 17 (39.53%) CSS
8 14 (32.56%) JUnit
8 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
8 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (30.23%) JMS
9 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
10 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
10 12 (27.91%) JIRA
10 12 (27.91%) TDD
10 12 (27.91%) Banking
11 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
12 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
12 10 (23.26%) Scrum
12 10 (23.26%) SOA
12 10 (23.26%) SQL
12 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
12 10 (23.26%) CSS3
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) Web Development

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 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.30%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) GeoServer
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) GIS
4 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) MySQL
4 4 (9.30%) Spatial Data
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Maven
2 18 (41.86%) Gradle
3 14 (32.56%) JUnit
4 12 (27.91%) Jenkins
4 12 (27.91%) JIRA
5 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
6 9 (20.93%) Selenium
7 8 (18.60%) Mockito
7 8 (18.60%) Subversion
8 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
8 7 (16.28%) Eclipse
9 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
9 6 (13.95%) JBehave
10 5 (11.63%) Ant
10 5 (11.63%) Artifactory
11 4 (9.30%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
13 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
13 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
13 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (27.91%) Banking
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (9.30%) Angular Developer
4 4 (9.30%) GIS Developer
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Open Source Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Python Developer
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.33%) JSP Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) Web Services
2 23 (53.49%) SOAP
3 22 (51.16%) HTML
4 20 (46.51%) Spring
5 18 (41.86%) JSON
6 17 (39.53%) CSS
6 17 (39.53%) HTML5
7 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
7 13 (30.23%) JMS
8 10 (23.26%) CSS3
9 8 (18.60%) J2EE
9 8 (18.60%) React
9 8 (18.60%) Spring MVC
10 7 (16.28%) Struts
10 7 (16.28%) XML
11 6 (13.95%) Apache CXF
11 6 (13.95%) JDBC
11 6 (13.95%) jQuery
11 6 (13.95%) Middleware
11 6 (13.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.30%) Fixed Income
2 3 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Equities
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Microservices
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (27.91%) TDD
5 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
6 10 (23.26%) Scrum
6 10 (23.26%) SOA
7 9 (20.93%) Open Source
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Web Development
8 8 (18.60%) BDD
8 8 (18.60%) MVC
9 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
9 7 (16.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (16.28%) Web Design
10 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Workflow
11 5 (11.63%) SDLC
12 4 (9.30%) Analytics
12 4 (9.30%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
4 8 (18.60%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Groovy
6 4 (9.30%) XPath
6 4 (9.30%) XQuery
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) C#
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Kibana
2 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Mesos
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) ESRI
1 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.98%) Sybase
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Reuters
4 1 (2.33%) Perforce
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