Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 December 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 62 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.60% 3.24% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.60% 9.09% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 13
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £344 £363 £319
90th Percentile £583 £438 £435
Scotland median daily rate £425 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow 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 Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 585 451 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.93% 35.62% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 285 180
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £270
90th Percentile £551 £504 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.13% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £19.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.87% +37.46% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.44%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Glasgow

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Glasgow

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) C#
3 27 (43.55%) Java
4 24 (38.71%) JSON
5 21 (33.87%) Web Services
6 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.26%) Spring
7 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
9 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
10 16 (25.81%) iOS Development
10 16 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
10 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
10 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
11 15 (24.19%) Objective-C
11 15 (24.19%) Apple Swift
12 14 (22.58%) Xcode
12 14 (22.58%) .NET
12 14 (22.58%) Linux
12 14 (22.58%) Google
12 14 (22.58%) SQLite
13 13 (20.97%) Google Maps API
13 13 (20.97%) iOS SDK
14 12 (19.35%) Finance
14 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
15 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
15 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
15 11 (17.74%) Web Development
15 11 (17.74%) Java 8
15 11 (17.74%) Microservices

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) IaaS
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.61%) Apigee
4 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.61%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.61%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQLite
3 5 (8.06%) MySQL
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) Impala
5 1 (1.61%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Xcode
2 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
3 9 (14.52%) CocoaPods
4 8 (12.90%) JIRA
5 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.84%) Maven
7 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
7 1 (1.61%) webpack
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (85.48%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.81%) iOS Developer
4 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) CRM Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Senior Technical Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Objective-C Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) JSON
2 21 (33.87%) Web Services
3 20 (32.26%) Spring
4 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
5 14 (22.58%) .NET
6 13 (20.97%) Google Maps API
6 13 (20.97%) iOS SDK
7 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
8 10 (16.13%) HTML
9 9 (14.52%) Cocoa
9 9 (14.52%) Cocoa Touch
9 9 (14.52%) CSS
9 9 (14.52%) Spring Boot
10 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.29%) JPA
10 7 (11.29%) React
11 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.68%) Entity Framework
11 6 (9.68%) SOAP
12 4 (6.45%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.52%) Mobile App
3 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Animation
4 1 (1.61%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
2 14 (22.58%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) Collaborative Working
2 16 (25.81%) iOS Development
2 16 (25.81%) Test Automation
3 11 (17.74%) Microservices
3 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) Web Development
4 10 (16.13%) Migration
4 10 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (14.52%) OO
5 9 (14.52%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.90%) Data Migration
6 8 (12.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (12.90%) Workflow
7 7 (11.29%) Analytics
7 7 (11.29%) CRM
7 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
7 7 (11.29%) MVC
8 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) Java
3 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (24.19%) Apple Swift
4 15 (24.19%) Objective-C
5 11 (17.74%) Java 8
6 8 (12.90%) Scala
7 5 (8.06%) TypeScript
8 4 (6.45%) SQL
9 3 (4.84%) Kotlin
10 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) Python
11 1 (1.61%) ES6
11 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Google
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) Apple
4 2 (3.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.61%) F5
5 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.61%) VMware