The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 64 68 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.25% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 0.69% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 291 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.71% 37.07% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 118 83
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
RESTful
Scotland

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Visualforce
5 4 (40.00%) Apex Code
5 4 (40.00%) Open Source
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) JBoss
5 4 (40.00%) XHTML
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (30.00%) SOA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (40.00%) XHTML
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Visualforce
4 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
5 3 (30.00%) Spring Security
6 2 (20.00%) JSF
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) XSLT
7 1 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (10.00%) Grails
7 1 (10.00%) WSDL
7 1 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Document Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Apex Code
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat