The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 16 10
Contract jobs citing REST 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.09% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
REST
Scotland

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 West Lothian region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 43.33% 21.74% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 6
Median daily rate £329 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

REST
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the West Lothian region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian