The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 60 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.17% 1.98% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 9.84% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 15
Median daily rate £360 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £340 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 267 305 249
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 28.99% 20.09% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 176 163
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Edinburgh

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Edinburgh

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (69.05%) Scrum
4 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
5 20 (47.62%) Spring
6 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
7 18 (42.86%) Web Services
8 15 (35.71%) HTML
8 15 (35.71%) Linux
9 14 (33.33%) CSS
9 14 (33.33%) TDD
10 13 (30.95%) BDD
10 13 (30.95%) Node.js
11 12 (28.57%) Finance
12 11 (26.19%) MySQL
12 11 (26.19%) HTML5
12 11 (26.19%) CSS3
12 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
12 11 (26.19%) DevOps
13 10 (23.81%) Docker
13 10 (23.81%) React
13 10 (23.81%) Puppet
13 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.81%) Python
14 9 (21.43%) JBoss
15 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
15 8 (19.05%) Spring Boot
16 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
16 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) GitHub
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) VXLAN
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 8 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Spatial Data
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.29%) Subversion
4 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.90%) Gradle
4 5 (11.90%) Mockito
5 4 (9.52%) GitLab
6 3 (7.14%) JIRA
7 2 (4.76%) Maven
8 1 (2.38%) Ant
8 1 (2.38%) Babel
8 1 (2.38%) JMeter
8 1 (2.38%) JUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Mocha
8 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) JSP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Developer
7 3 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Spring
2 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
3 18 (42.86%) Web Services
4 15 (35.71%) HTML
5 14 (33.33%) CSS
6 13 (30.95%) Node.js
7 11 (26.19%) CSS3
7 11 (26.19%) HTML5
8 10 (23.81%) React
9 8 (19.05%) Spring Boot
10 7 (16.67%) J2EE
10 7 (16.67%) JSP
11 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
11 6 (14.29%) Java EE
11 6 (14.29%) jQuery
12 5 (11.90%) .NET
12 5 (11.90%) JSON
12 5 (11.90%) Sass
13 4 (9.52%) REST
13 4 (9.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.14%) Fintech
1 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Debian
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (69.05%) Scrum
3 14 (33.33%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) BDD
5 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (26.19%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) API Design
6 5 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (11.90%) Kanban
6 5 (11.90%) Open Source
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) API Development
7 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
8 3 (7.14%) Microservices
8 3 (7.14%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) ES6
6 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) VCAP
2 2 (4.76%) VCP6
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) Puppet
2 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (14.29%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) Apigee
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
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