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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 82 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 39 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.95% 0.98% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.12% 4.80% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 16
Median daily rate £381 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £294 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
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
548 583 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.35% 20.46% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 336 441
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +17 20 £450 +20.00% 9
Glasgow +15 13 £350 -4.10% 4
Aberdeen - 4 £300 -
West Lothian 0 2 £375 -
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 49 (62.03%) Java
2 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (45.57%) HTML
4 30 (37.97%) Web Services
5 29 (36.71%) Scrum
6 26 (32.91%) Spring
6 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
7 24 (30.38%) CSS
7 24 (30.38%) JBoss
7 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
8 20 (25.32%) jQuery
9 19 (24.05%) .NET
10 18 (22.78%) JSON
11 17 (21.52%) SOAP
11 17 (21.52%) XML
11 17 (21.52%) HTTP
12 16 (20.25%) J2EE
12 16 (20.25%) C#
13 15 (18.99%) Java EE
13 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.72%) BDD
14 14 (17.72%) Node.js
14 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
14 14 (17.72%) JSP
14 14 (17.72%) SOA
14 14 (17.72%) MVC
14 14 (17.72%) TDD
15 13 (16.46%) Entity Framework
15 13 (16.46%) HTML5

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 24 (30.38%) JBoss
2 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.59%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.52%) HTTP
2 5 (6.33%) SSL
3 4 (5.06%) SSH
4 3 (3.80%) Internet
5 2 (2.53%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.27%) DMZ
6 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.27%) Firewall
6 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.27%) LAN
6 1 (1.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.27%) Network Security
6 1 (1.27%) WAN
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.86%) Gradle
3 7 (8.86%) Maven
3 7 (8.86%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.33%) Bower
4 5 (6.33%) JIRA
4 5 (6.33%) Selenium
5 4 (5.06%) git-flow
5 4 (5.06%) GitLab
5 4 (5.06%) Subversion
6 3 (3.80%) JUnit
6 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.80%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.53%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.53%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.53%) Grunt
7 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Banking
3 5 (6.33%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 2 (2.53%) Front Office
4 2 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (91.14%) Developer
2 39 (49.37%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.78%) Senior Developer
4 12 (15.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) UI Developer
7 6 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) UI/UX Developer
7 6 (7.59%) UX Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.06%) HTML Developer
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Node.js Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (45.57%) HTML
2 30 (37.97%) Web Services
3 26 (32.91%) Spring
4 24 (30.38%) AngularJS
4 24 (30.38%) CSS
5 20 (25.32%) jQuery
6 19 (24.05%) .NET
7 18 (22.78%) JSON
8 17 (21.52%) SOAP
8 17 (21.52%) XML
9 16 (20.25%) J2EE
10 15 (18.99%) Java EE
11 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
11 14 (17.72%) JSP
11 14 (17.72%) Node.js
12 13 (16.46%) Entity Framework
12 13 (16.46%) HTML5
13 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
13 11 (13.92%) Hibernate
14 10 (12.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) User Experience
2 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Fintech
5 2 (2.53%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.53%) iPad
5 2 (2.53%) iPhone
5 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.53%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.27%) Arduino
6 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) DataPower
6 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.27%) IPTV
6 1 (1.27%) Social Network
6 1 (1.27%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Linux
2 6 (7.59%) Unix
3 4 (5.06%) Windows
4 3 (3.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.53%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.71%) Scrum
3 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.72%) BDD
4 14 (17.72%) MVC
4 14 (17.72%) SOA
4 14 (17.72%) TDD
5 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
6 11 (13.92%) Microservices
7 9 (11.39%) DevOps
7 9 (11.39%) OO
7 9 (11.39%) Web Design
8 7 (8.86%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.86%) Workflow
9 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.33%) Kanban
10 5 (6.33%) Open Source
10 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.33%) Web Development
11 4 (5.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) Java
2 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.25%) C#
4 8 (10.13%) SQL
5 4 (5.06%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (5.06%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) ES6
6 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.53%) C++
7 2 (2.53%) Groovy
7 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.53%) XPath
7 2 (2.53%) XQuery
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.06%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.27%) Firmware
2 1 (1.27%) KVM
2 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Ansible
2 4 (5.06%) Puppet
3 2 (2.53%) Kibana
4 1 (1.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle
2 4 (5.06%) ForgeRock
3 2 (2.53%) Apigee
3 2 (2.53%) Apple
3 2 (2.53%) Atmel
3 2 (2.53%) F5
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.53%) Twitter
3 2 (2.53%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.27%) Facebook
4 1 (1.27%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Prolexic
4 1 (1.27%) Telerik