Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 81 89
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 -22
Contract jobs citing RESTful 105 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.61% 2.18% 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.58% 8.16% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 30
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £236 £314 £260
90th Percentile £538 £535 £467
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 720 564 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.74% 26.77% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 335 356
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £265 £265 £270
90th Percentile £538 £488 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £49.63 £32.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +51.80% -18.28%
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -36.47% +5.25% +1.58%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 79 (75.24%) Java
2 65 (61.90%) Web Services
2 65 (61.90%) Linux
2 65 (61.90%) Spring
3 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.86%) JSON
5 43 (40.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (39.05%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (38.10%) Finance
8 39 (37.14%) Jenkins
9 38 (36.19%) Git (software)
10 36 (34.29%) Software Engineering
11 35 (33.33%) Puppet
12 33 (31.43%) Cucumber
12 33 (31.43%) Mockito
12 33 (31.43%) GitHub
12 33 (31.43%) Scrum
13 31 (29.52%) Configuration Management
13 31 (29.52%) GitLab
14 29 (27.62%) JMX
15 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
16 27 (25.71%) Degree
17 25 (23.81%) Computer Science
18 24 (22.86%) SOA
18 24 (22.86%) Microservices
19 20 (19.05%) REST
19 20 (19.05%) SQL
20 19 (18.10%) Computer Science Degree
21 18 (17.14%) Payment Gateway
22 17 (16.19%) GDPR

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 13 (12.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (7.62%) Apache
3 7 (6.67%) JBoss
4 6 (5.71%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.90%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.95%) CMS
8 1 (0.95%) Confluence
8 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.43%) GitHub
2 9 (8.57%) IaaS
2 9 (8.57%) PaaS
3 7 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.86%) npm
5 2 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.90%) Firebase
5 2 (1.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Firewall
1 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.81%) BIG-IP
2 4 (3.81%) HTTP
2 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.81%) Intranet
2 4 (3.81%) LDAP
2 4 (3.81%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.90%) CTI
4 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.67%) MySQL
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.90%) Redis
5 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 38 (36.19%) Git (software)
3 33 (31.43%) Cucumber
3 33 (31.43%) Mockito
4 31 (29.52%) GitLab
5 11 (10.48%) Maven
6 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.90%) gulp
8 2 (1.90%) JIRA
8 2 (1.90%) Subversion
8 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.90%) webpack
9 1 (0.95%) Ant
9 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.95%) Bower
9 1 (0.95%) Grunt
9 1 (0.95%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.95%) Protractor
General
1 40 (38.10%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Banking
3 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (49.52%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 23 (21.90%) Java Engineer
4 17 (16.19%) Software Engineer
5 12 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (9.52%) Consultant
7 10 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (6.67%) Java Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Software Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.81%) Java Team Leader
11 4 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (61.90%) Spring
1 65 (61.90%) Web Services
2 45 (42.86%) JSON
3 29 (27.62%) JMX
4 20 (19.05%) REST
5 17 (16.19%) HTML
6 15 (14.29%) CSS
6 15 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 14 (13.33%) jQuery
8 13 (12.38%) .NET
8 13 (12.38%) XML
9 11 (10.48%) SOAP
10 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
10 9 (8.57%) React
11 8 (7.62%) Java EE
12 7 (6.67%) JPA
13 6 (5.71%) Ajax
13 6 (5.71%) HTML5
14 5 (4.76%) EJB 3.0
14 5 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) DataPower
4 4 (3.81%) PKI
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) Blog
7 1 (0.95%) Fintech
7 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (61.90%) Linux
2 43 (40.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (8.57%) Windows
4 7 (6.67%) Unix
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.90%) Android
7 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (39.05%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 33 (31.43%) Scrum
5 31 (29.52%) Configuration Management
6 24 (22.86%) Microservices
6 24 (22.86%) SOA
7 16 (15.24%) Test Automation
8 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
9 12 (11.43%) TDD
10 11 (10.48%) OO
11 10 (9.52%) High Availability
12 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.62%) DevOps
13 8 (7.62%) Front End Development
13 8 (7.62%) Performance Measurement
14 6 (5.71%) BDD
14 6 (5.71%) Change Control
14 6 (5.71%) MVC
15 5 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 79 (75.24%) Java
2 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (19.05%) SQL
4 7 (6.67%) C#
5 6 (5.71%) Perl
6 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.86%) ES6
7 3 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
8 2 (1.90%) XPath
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
9 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Degree
2 19 (18.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.90%) MCSD
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.19%) GDPR
2 13 (12.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.90%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.62%) Docker
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (33.33%) Puppet
2 6 (5.71%) Ansible
3 5 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.76%) F5
4 5 (4.76%) IBM
5 4 (3.81%) Citrix
5 4 (3.81%) Imperva
6 3 (2.86%) Adobe
6 3 (2.86%) Google
6 3 (2.86%) Pega
6 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 2 (1.90%) Avaya