The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 113 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 33 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.14% 1.61% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 7.85% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 26
Median daily rate £400 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £251 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £465 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
RESTful
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 599 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.95% 20.56% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 302 468
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Scotland region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 26 £400 -
Glasgow -2 5 £350 +7.69% 3
West Lothian +8 2 £423 +12.66%
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 54 (64.29%) XML
2 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (58.33%) SOAP
4 42 (50.00%) Java
5 41 (48.81%) Web Services
6 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 38 (45.24%) HTTP
7 37 (44.05%) JSON
8 36 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (38.10%) HTML
10 30 (35.71%) jQuery
10 30 (35.71%) Spring
11 29 (34.52%) SOA
12 26 (30.95%) CSS
13 25 (29.76%) Scrum
14 24 (28.57%) Waterfall
15 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
16 20 (23.81%) Maven
16 20 (23.81%) Java EE
16 20 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
17 19 (22.62%) HTML5
17 19 (22.62%) Eclipse
18 18 (21.43%) JBoss
19 17 (20.24%) XSLT
19 17 (20.24%) Windows
19 17 (20.24%) Linux
19 17 (20.24%) WSDL
19 17 (20.24%) TDD
19 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
20 16 (19.05%) SDLC

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (21.43%) JBoss
2 13 (15.48%) Node.js
3 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.33%) Apache
4 7 (8.33%) nginx
4 7 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (45.24%) HTTP
2 12 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) MySQL
7 1 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Maven
2 19 (22.62%) Eclipse
3 13 (15.48%) JProfiler
4 12 (14.29%) JIRA
4 12 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
6 8 (9.52%) JUnit
7 6 (7.14%) gulp
7 6 (7.14%) Subversion
8 5 (5.95%) NetBeans
9 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.57%) CruiseControl
9 3 (3.57%) Fiddler
9 3 (3.57%) FishEye
9 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.57%) Selenium
9 3 (3.57%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.19%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Front Office
3 2 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (84.52%) Developer
2 30 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Integration Developer
4 7 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.57%) T-SQL Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Angular Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (64.29%) XML
2 49 (58.33%) SOAP
3 41 (48.81%) Web Services
4 37 (44.05%) JSON
5 32 (38.10%) HTML
6 30 (35.71%) jQuery
6 30 (35.71%) Spring
7 26 (30.95%) CSS
8 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
9 20 (23.81%) Java EE
10 19 (22.62%) HTML5
11 17 (20.24%) AngularJS
11 17 (20.24%) WSDL
11 17 (20.24%) XSLT
12 16 (19.05%) Drools
12 16 (19.05%) jBPM
13 15 (17.86%) Apache CXF
13 15 (17.86%) JSF
13 15 (17.86%) REST
13 15 (17.86%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 8 (9.52%) User Experience
2 7 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 7 (8.33%) iPad
3 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.24%) Linux
1 17 (20.24%) Windows
2 15 (17.86%) Mac OS X
2 15 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.38%) Unix
4 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (34.52%) SOA
4 25 (29.76%) Scrum
5 24 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 20 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (20.24%) TDD
8 16 (19.05%) Open Source
8 16 (19.05%) SDLC
8 16 (19.05%) Unit Testing
8 16 (19.05%) Web Development
9 14 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 14 (16.67%) BPMN
9 14 (16.67%) Workflow
10 12 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 12 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (13.10%) OO
11 11 (13.10%) Software Testing
12 10 (11.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.00%) Java
2 38 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) Python
5 7 (8.33%) C#
5 7 (8.33%) PHP
5 7 (8.33%) PHP 5
6 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.38%) AspectJ
7 2 (2.38%) C
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.19%) Degree
3 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) vRealize
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.19%) Graphite
3 1 (1.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (15.48%) IBM
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (2.38%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.19%) Sybase
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