Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 +21
Contract jobs citing RESTful 61 44 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.55% 3.14% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.74% 7.71% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 11
Glasgow median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £354 £296 £319
90th Percentile £563 £438 £425
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -6.67%
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 568 571 423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.04% 40.79% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 342 253
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £438
Scotland median daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.80% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £14.49 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.92% +3.50% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.63% -33.33% -10.43%

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 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (62.30%) Java
2 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (49.18%) Spring
4 21 (34.43%) AngularJS
5 20 (32.79%) C#
5 20 (32.79%) Web Services
5 20 (32.79%) JSON
6 18 (29.51%) Linux
7 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 17 (27.87%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (26.23%) iOS Development
8 16 (26.23%) Apple Swift
8 16 (26.23%) Objective-C
8 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
8 16 (26.23%) Apple iOS
9 15 (24.59%) Hibernate
9 15 (24.59%) Spring Boot
9 15 (24.59%) Microservices
10 14 (22.95%) Java 8
10 14 (22.95%) Xcode
11 13 (21.31%) Finance
11 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
11 13 (21.31%) OO
11 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
11 13 (21.31%) Google
11 13 (21.31%) SQLite
11 13 (21.31%) Google Maps API
12 12 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (19.67%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing

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 3 (4.92%) Alfresco
1 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) IaaS
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
1 13 (21.31%) SQLite
2 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.64%) Impala
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Xcode
2 8 (13.11%) JIRA
3 7 (11.48%) CocoaPods
3 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.20%) Maven
5 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) JUnit
6 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (81.97%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) Java Developer
3 16 (26.23%) iOS Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Architect
4 10 (16.39%) Technical Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Technical Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.56%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.28%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Angular Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) Spring
2 21 (34.43%) AngularJS
3 20 (32.79%) JSON
3 20 (32.79%) Web Services
4 15 (24.59%) Hibernate
4 15 (24.59%) Spring Boot
5 13 (21.31%) Google Maps API
5 13 (21.31%) iOS SDK
6 10 (16.39%) React
7 8 (13.11%) Cocoa
7 8 (13.11%) Cocoa Touch
7 8 (13.11%) HTML
7 8 (13.11%) JPA
8 7 (11.48%) .NET
9 6 (9.84%) CSS
9 6 (9.84%) Kafka
10 5 (8.20%) SOAP
11 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.92%) Angular 2
12 3 (4.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.11%) Mobile App
4 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
6 1 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.64%) Blog
6 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) PKI
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 16 (26.23%) Apple iOS
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) iOS Development
2 16 (26.23%) Test Automation
3 15 (24.59%) Microservices
4 13 (21.31%) OO
5 12 (19.67%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
6 11 (18.03%) Web Development
7 10 (16.39%) Data Migration
7 10 (16.39%) Migration
7 10 (16.39%) Workflow
8 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 8 (13.11%) Analytics
9 8 (13.11%) TDD
10 7 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
12 4 (6.56%) DevOps
12 4 (6.56%) Open Source
12 4 (6.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 16 (26.23%) Apple Swift
4 16 (26.23%) Objective-C
5 14 (22.95%) Java 8
6 9 (14.75%) Scala
7 5 (8.20%) Kotlin
8 4 (6.56%) SQL
9 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.28%) Python
9 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.64%) ES6
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) Data Quality
1 7 (11.48%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Ansible
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
4 1 (1.64%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Google
2 8 (13.11%) Apple
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) Apigee
4 1 (1.64%) CA
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.64%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) Twitter
4 1 (1.64%) VMware