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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 72 60
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 26 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.16% 1.92% 1.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 8.41% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 23
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £340 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £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 312 309 256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.94% 22.79% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 171 143
Median daily rate £400 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 34 (85.00%) Java
2 25 (62.50%) Spring
3 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Scrum
6 14 (35.00%) Web Services
7 12 (30.00%) HTML
7 12 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 11 (27.50%) Puppet
8 11 (27.50%) GitHub
9 10 (25.00%) Docker
9 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 9 (22.50%) MySQL
10 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
10 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (20.00%) JSON
11 8 (20.00%) Mockito
11 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
11 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (17.50%) TDD
13 6 (15.00%) GitLab
14 5 (12.50%) DevOps
14 5 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 5 (12.50%) .NET

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 2 (5.00%) Apache
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) GitHub
2 4 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (5.00%) IaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) Mockito
3 6 (15.00%) GitLab
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Gradle
5 2 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (5.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) JMeter
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Mocha
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) Spring
2 14 (35.00%) Web Services
3 12 (30.00%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (20.00%) JSON
6 5 (12.50%) .NET
6 5 (12.50%) Node.js
7 4 (10.00%) HTML5
7 4 (10.00%) Java EE
7 4 (10.00%) React
8 3 (7.50%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) jQuery
9 2 (5.00%) REST
9 2 (5.00%) Sass
9 2 (5.00%) SOAP
9 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
9 2 (5.00%) XML
10 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.50%) Fintech
2 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Debian
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
3 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) BDD
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) DevOps
5 5 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) API Development
8 2 (5.00%) Microservices
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Release Management
8 2 (5.00%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) ES6
4 3 (7.50%) Ruby
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) VCAP
1 2 (5.00%) VCP6
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Puppet
2 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Apigee
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
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