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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
UK / Scotland
Rank 78 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 30 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.80% 1.50% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.19% 5.97% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 10
Median daily rate £400 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £378 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -6.87%

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
485 653 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.15% 25.04% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 377 372
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £23.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.94% -47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £21.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £36.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +7 25 £400 +10.34% 5
Glasgow +1 4 £425 +22.30%
West Lothian - 1 - -
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.87%) Java
3 32 (46.38%) HTML
4 31 (44.93%) Scrum
5 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
6 26 (37.68%) CSS
7 24 (34.78%) AngularJS
8 21 (30.43%) Web Services
8 21 (30.43%) .NET
9 20 (28.99%) Spring
10 17 (24.64%) JBoss
10 17 (24.64%) BDD
11 16 (23.19%) C#
12 15 (21.74%) TDD
12 15 (21.74%) HTML5
12 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (20.29%) CSS3
13 14 (20.29%) MVC
14 13 (18.84%) J2EE
14 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
14 13 (18.84%) HTTP
14 13 (18.84%) jQuery
14 13 (18.84%) React
15 12 (17.39%) SOA
15 12 (17.39%) JSP
16 11 (15.94%) Microservices
16 11 (15.94%) Node.js
17 10 (14.49%) Entity Framework
17 10 (14.49%) .NET Framework
17 10 (14.49%) Java EE

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 17 (24.64%) JBoss
2 6 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) CMS
4 4 (5.80%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) IaaS
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) MySQL
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Spatial Data
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.59%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
4 6 (8.70%) Gradle
4 6 (8.70%) Subversion
5 5 (7.25%) Maven
6 4 (5.80%) JIRA
7 3 (4.35%) Selenium
7 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
8 2 (2.90%) Bower
8 2 (2.90%) Grunt
8 2 (2.90%) gulp
8 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.90%) JUnit
8 2 (2.90%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.90%) Protractor
8 2 (2.90%) Xcode
9 1 (1.45%) Ant
9 1 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
4 2 (2.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 63 (91.30%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Agile Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (5.80%) UI/UX Developer
7 4 (5.80%) UX Developer
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) HTML
2 26 (37.68%) CSS
3 24 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 21 (30.43%) .NET
4 21 (30.43%) Web Services
5 20 (28.99%) Spring
6 15 (21.74%) HTML5
7 14 (20.29%) CSS3
8 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
8 13 (18.84%) J2EE
8 13 (18.84%) jQuery
8 13 (18.84%) React
9 12 (17.39%) JSP
10 11 (15.94%) Node.js
11 10 (14.49%) .NET Framework
11 10 (14.49%) Entity Framework
11 10 (14.49%) Java EE
12 9 (13.04%) Hibernate
12 9 (13.04%) JSON
12 9 (13.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
1 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.70%) User Experience
3 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Fintech
6 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.90%) iPad
6 2 (2.90%) iPhone
6 2 (2.90%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.45%) Arduino
7 1 (1.45%) DataPower
7 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.45%) EPoS
7 1 (1.45%) IPTV
7 1 (1.45%) New Media
7 1 (1.45%) Social Network
7 1 (1.45%) Streaming Media
7 1 (1.45%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Android
2 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.90%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Scrum
3 17 (24.64%) BDD
4 15 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.74%) TDD
5 14 (20.29%) MVC
6 12 (17.39%) SOA
7 11 (15.94%) Microservices
8 9 (13.04%) DevOps
8 9 (13.04%) OO
9 7 (10.14%) Front End Development
9 7 (10.14%) Open Source
9 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.25%) API Design
10 5 (7.25%) Kanban
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.25%) Web Design
10 5 (7.25%) Web Development
11 4 (5.80%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) Java
2 28 (40.58%) JavaScript
3 16 (23.19%) C#
4 8 (11.59%) Python
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) ES6
6 2 (2.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.90%) C++
6 2 (2.90%) Groovy
6 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.90%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) XPath
6 2 (2.90%) XQuery
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Ansible
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.90%) Apigee
4 2 (2.90%) Apple
4 2 (2.90%) Atmel
4 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.90%) Twitter
5 1 (1.45%) Facebook
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Telerik
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin