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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 101 91 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 47 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.58% 1.37% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.61% 6.75% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 14
Median daily rate £400 £395 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
618 607 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.71% 20.28% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 328 485
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £24.90 £18.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £40.00 £78.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -3 30 £400 +0.62% 1
Inverclyde - 10 £420 -
Glasgow 0 5 £363 -2.35% 3
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 50 (58.82%) XML
1 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) SOAP
3 40 (47.06%) Web Services
3 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 39 (45.88%) HTTP
5 38 (44.71%) JSON
6 37 (43.53%) Java
7 35 (41.18%) HTML
8 33 (38.82%) jQuery
8 33 (38.82%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (35.29%) CSS
10 28 (32.94%) SOA
11 26 (30.59%) Spring
12 25 (29.41%) Waterfall
13 24 (28.24%) Scrum
14 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
15 20 (23.53%) HTML5
16 19 (22.35%) Performance Monitoring
16 19 (22.35%) Web Development
17 18 (21.18%) SQL
18 17 (20.00%) Windows
18 17 (20.00%) Linux
18 17 (20.00%) Eclipse
18 17 (20.00%) Java EE
18 17 (20.00%) Hibernate
18 17 (20.00%) Maven
18 17 (20.00%) SDLC
18 17 (20.00%) CSS3
19 16 (18.82%) Mac OS X

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 15 (17.65%) JBoss
1 15 (17.65%) Node.js
2 9 (10.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.24%) Apache
3 7 (8.24%) nginx
3 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.88%) HTTP
2 12 (14.12%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) MySQL
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.18%) HBase
8 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 17 (20.00%) Maven
2 13 (15.29%) JProfiler
3 12 (14.12%) SoapUI
4 11 (12.94%) JIRA
5 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.24%) JUnit
7 6 (7.06%) gulp
8 5 (5.88%) NetBeans
8 5 (5.88%) Subversion
9 3 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.53%) FishEye
10 2 (2.35%) CruiseControl
10 2 (2.35%) Fiddler
10 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.35%) Selenium
10 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.18%) Grunt
11 1 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Front Office
3 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (84.71%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Integration Developer
4 8 (9.41%) PHP Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Node.js Developer
7 4 (4.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Angular Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.35%) MongoDB Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.35%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (2.35%) VMware Engineer
9 2 (2.35%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (58.82%) XML
2 47 (55.29%) SOAP
3 40 (47.06%) Web Services
4 38 (44.71%) JSON
5 35 (41.18%) HTML
6 33 (38.82%) jQuery
7 30 (35.29%) CSS
8 26 (30.59%) Spring
9 21 (24.71%) AngularJS
10 20 (23.53%) HTML5
11 17 (20.00%) CSS3
11 17 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 17 (20.00%) Java EE
12 15 (17.65%) REST
12 15 (17.65%) WSDL
12 15 (17.65%) XSLT
13 14 (16.47%) Apache CXF
13 14 (16.47%) Drools
13 14 (16.47%) J2EE
13 14 (16.47%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
1 8 (9.41%) User Experience
2 7 (8.24%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.06%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.00%) Linux
1 17 (20.00%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Mac OS X
3 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.82%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (32.94%) SOA
4 25 (29.41%) Waterfall
5 24 (28.24%) Scrum
6 19 (22.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 19 (22.35%) Web Development
7 17 (20.00%) SDLC
8 15 (17.65%) Open Source
8 15 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 14 (16.47%) TDD
10 13 (15.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 13 (15.29%) BPMN
10 13 (15.29%) OO
10 13 (15.29%) Software Testing
10 13 (15.29%) Workflow
11 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
11 12 (14.12%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (12.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 37 (43.53%) Java
3 18 (21.18%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) C#
6 8 (9.41%) PHP
7 7 (8.24%) PHP 5
8 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.35%) C
11 1 (1.18%) AspectJ
11 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.18%) Perl
11 1 (1.18%) Ruby
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) vRealize
2 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) IBM
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.71%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Infoblox
5 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.18%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) Sybase