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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 93 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 37 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 3.28% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 3
Average daily rate £363 £388 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £338 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
626 641 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.54% 23.75% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 373 306
Average daily rate £363 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £23.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £45.25 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 33 £363 -9.37%
Glasgow +10 6 £330 -11.11% 4
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.92%) Web Services
3 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
4 30 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (43.08%) Java
5 28 (43.08%) XML
5 28 (43.08%) SOAP
5 28 (43.08%) jQuery
6 27 (41.54%) HTML
7 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 26 (40.00%) JSON
8 23 (35.38%) Scrum
9 22 (33.85%) Spring
10 21 (32.31%) HTTP
10 21 (32.31%) Waterfall
10 21 (32.31%) AngularJS
11 20 (30.77%) TDD
12 19 (29.23%) HTML5
13 18 (27.69%) CSS3
13 18 (27.69%) SDLC
13 18 (27.69%) Maven
13 18 (27.69%) Linux
14 14 (21.54%) SOA
14 14 (21.54%) Eclipse
14 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
14 14 (21.54%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (20.00%) Open Source
15 13 (20.00%) Web Development
15 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
15 13 (20.00%) OO

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (18.46%) JBoss
2 9 (13.85%) Apache
2 9 (13.85%) nginx
2 9 (13.85%) Node.js
3 8 (12.31%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) IIS
5 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.08%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.31%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) DB2
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.54%) Big Data
7 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) HBase
7 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Maven
2 14 (21.54%) Eclipse
3 10 (15.38%) JProfiler
4 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.23%) JIRA
6 4 (6.15%) Ant
6 4 (6.15%) gulp
6 4 (6.15%) Subversion
7 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.62%) Selenium
8 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.08%) FishEye
8 2 (3.08%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.08%) JUnit
8 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.08%) NetBeans
8 2 (3.08%) NUnit
9 1 (1.54%) Mocha
9 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Publishing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (83.08%) Developer
2 21 (32.31%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.15%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (56.92%) Web Services
2 28 (43.08%) jQuery
2 28 (43.08%) SOAP
2 28 (43.08%) XML
3 27 (41.54%) HTML
4 26 (40.00%) CSS
4 26 (40.00%) JSON
5 22 (33.85%) Spring
6 21 (32.31%) AngularJS
7 19 (29.23%) HTML5
8 18 (27.69%) CSS3
9 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
10 11 (16.92%) J2EE
11 10 (15.38%) Apache CXF
11 10 (15.38%) Drools
11 10 (15.38%) Java EE
11 10 (15.38%) jBPM
11 10 (15.38%) JSF
11 10 (15.38%) RichFaces
11 10 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) User Experience
2 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.31%) iPad
3 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.15%) iPhone
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) VLE
7 2 (3.08%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.54%) FMCG
8 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.54%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Unix
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (35.38%) Scrum
4 21 (32.31%) Waterfall
5 20 (30.77%) TDD
6 18 (27.69%) SDLC
7 14 (21.54%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (21.54%) SOA
8 13 (20.00%) OO
8 13 (20.00%) Open Source
8 13 (20.00%) Web Development
9 12 (18.46%) MVC
9 12 (18.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
10 11 (16.92%) Project Management
10 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (16.92%) Software Testing
11 10 (15.38%) BPMN
11 10 (15.38%) Refactoring
11 10 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.08%) Java
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
4 9 (13.85%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) PHP
5 6 (9.23%) PHP 5
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) Python
7 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.08%) XPath
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Varnish
3 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Google
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe
3 2 (3.08%) Sybase
3 2 (3.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Telerik
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