The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 99 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 25 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 0.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.31% 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
RESTful
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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
756 768 507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.99% 30.50% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 398 261
Average daily rate £355 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +36.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 21 £245 - 4
Glasgow -9 1 £700 +83.00% 5
RESTful
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 55 (78.57%) SOAP
2 52 (74.29%) XML
3 46 (65.71%) Web Services
3 46 (65.71%) Java
4 34 (48.57%) HTTP
5 32 (45.71%) HTML
6 29 (41.43%) jQuery
7 28 (40.00%) JSON
8 27 (38.57%) JSF
8 27 (38.57%) J2EE
9 26 (37.14%) Java EE
10 25 (35.71%) RichFaces
11 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
12 23 (32.86%) JBoss
13 21 (30.00%) Apache CXF
13 21 (30.00%) Web Design
14 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (25.71%) CSS
16 16 (22.86%) JSP
17 14 (20.00%) SQL
17 14 (20.00%) .NET
17 14 (20.00%) HTML5
18 13 (18.57%) User Experience
18 13 (18.57%) Linux
18 13 (18.57%) Open Source
19 12 (17.14%) Mac OS X
20 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
20 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
20 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
21 10 (14.29%) Subversion

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (32.86%) JBoss
2 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
3 10 (14.29%) Lync
3 10 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (14.29%) IIS
4 7 (10.00%) Apache
5 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.71%) MS Exchange
5 4 (5.71%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.43%) Drupal
6 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 34 (48.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.43%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Subversion
2 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) JUnit
3 4 (5.71%) JMeter
4 3 (4.29%) HttpUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Trac
6 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.43%) Ant
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (91.43%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) UI Developer
2 23 (32.86%) UI Programmer
3 18 (25.71%) Java Developer
4 11 (15.71%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Senior UI Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Architect
10 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
11 1 (1.43%) CRM Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Android Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 1 (1.43%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (78.57%) SOAP
2 52 (74.29%) XML
3 46 (65.71%) Web Services
4 32 (45.71%) HTML
5 29 (41.43%) jQuery
6 28 (40.00%) JSON
7 27 (38.57%) J2EE
7 27 (38.57%) JSF
8 26 (37.14%) Java EE
9 25 (35.71%) RichFaces
10 21 (30.00%) Apache CXF
11 18 (25.71%) CSS
12 16 (22.86%) JSP
13 14 (20.00%) .NET
13 14 (20.00%) HTML5
14 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
15 8 (11.43%) Spring
16 7 (10.00%) CSS3
17 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
18 5 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Open Source
1 13 (18.57%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.29%) FMCG
3 3 (4.29%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.43%) W3C
4 1 (1.43%) Streaming Music
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.14%) Android
3 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Web Design
2 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.86%) Coaching
5 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.43%) Web Development
5 8 (11.43%) CRM
6 7 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 7 (10.00%) Scrum
6 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.57%) Project Management
7 6 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.57%) Dependency Management
8 5 (7.14%) TDD
8 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (5.71%) MVC
10 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.29%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.57%) Ruby
6 4 (5.71%) PHP
6 4 (5.71%) Apex Code
7 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.29%) Scala
7 3 (4.29%) Perl
8 2 (2.86%) Groovy
8 2 (2.86%) SOQL
9 1 (1.43%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) AspectJ
9 1 (1.43%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Teradata
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