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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 102 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 33 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.86% 3.83% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 11
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£394 £413 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £473 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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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
679 783 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.39% 27.96% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 413 271
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.17% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £35.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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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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 -15 24 £400 - 5
Glasgow - 4 £375 - 10
West Lothian - 3 £375 -
Stirling - 2 £410 -
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (52.00%) Java
3 39 (52.00%) Web Services
4 37 (49.33%) HTML
5 36 (48.00%) CSS
6 28 (37.33%) Spring
7 26 (34.67%) JSON
7 26 (34.67%) HTML5
8 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 25 (33.33%) MVC
9 21 (28.00%) TDD
10 19 (25.33%) SQL
11 18 (24.00%) Maven
11 18 (24.00%) AngularJS
12 17 (22.67%) Unit Testing
12 17 (22.67%) SOAP
13 16 (21.33%) UNIX
13 16 (21.33%) jQuery
13 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (20.00%) Selenium
14 15 (20.00%) XML
14 15 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 15 (20.00%) Finance
15 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
16 13 (17.33%) Scrum
16 13 (17.33%) Banking
16 13 (17.33%) CSS3
16 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
17 12 (16.00%) Cucumber

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 15 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.67%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) Node.js
4 5 (6.67%) Apache
5 4 (5.33%) nginx
6 3 (4.00%) IIS
6 3 (4.00%) WordPress
6 3 (4.00%) FileNet
7 2 (2.67%) CMS
7 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) SSL
3 2 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) CTI
4 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) DataStax
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (24.00%) Maven
3 15 (20.00%) Selenium
4 13 (17.33%) Jenkins
5 12 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 11 (14.67%) JIRA
7 8 (10.67%) Gradle
8 7 (9.33%) Subversion
9 6 (8.00%) Ant
10 5 (6.67%) JUnit
10 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
11 4 (5.33%) Hudson
11 4 (5.33%) Mercurial
11 4 (5.33%) WebDriver
12 3 (4.00%) FishEye
12 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
12 3 (4.00%) NetBeans
12 3 (4.00%) NUnit
12 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Front Office
6 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Tester
8 5 (6.67%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Architect
9 3 (4.00%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.67%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.00%) Web Services
2 37 (49.33%) HTML
3 36 (48.00%) CSS
4 28 (37.33%) Spring
5 26 (34.67%) JSON
5 26 (34.67%) HTML5
6 18 (24.00%) AngularJS
7 17 (22.67%) SOAP
8 16 (21.33%) jQuery
9 15 (20.00%) XML
10 13 (17.33%) CSS3
11 11 (14.67%) .NET
11 11 (14.67%) JSP
12 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
13 6 (8.00%) WCF
13 6 (8.00%) LESS
14 5 (6.67%) Sass
14 5 (6.67%) J2EE
15 4 (5.33%) Servlets
15 4 (5.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) UNIX
2 9 (12.00%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) MVC
3 21 (28.00%) TDD
4 17 (22.67%) Unit Testing
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.33%) Scrum
7 10 (13.33%) Web Development
7 10 (13.33%) Open Source
7 10 (13.33%) BDD
8 9 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.67%) Mentoring
10 7 (9.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.33%) Refactoring
11 6 (8.00%) OO
11 6 (8.00%) DevOps
12 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
12 4 (5.33%) API Design
12 4 (5.33%) SOA
12 4 (5.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 39 (52.00%) Java
3 19 (25.33%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) Perl
6 3 (4.00%) PHP
6 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) XPath
7 2 (2.67%) PHP5
8 1 (1.33%) Scala
8 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
1 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Varnish
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (9.33%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) Sybase
4 2 (2.67%) IBM
4 2 (2.67%) Perforce
4 2 (2.67%) Google
5 1 (1.33%) Alterian
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat