Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 2019 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
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 57 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 +23
Contract jobs citing RESTful 48 67 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.27% 3.73% 2.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.73% 10.40% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 28
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £309
90th Percentile £630 £550 £425
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 550 644 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.52% 35.82% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 373 313
Glasgow median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £305
90th Percentile £575 £550 £488
Scotland median daily rate £425 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +132.92% +3.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £43.39
% change year-on-year +3.70% -22.22% +20.53%

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 21 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 22 (45.83%) Microservices
2 21 (43.75%) Service Management
3 20 (41.67%) Linux
3 20 (41.67%) DevOps
4 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
4 19 (39.58%) Ansible
4 19 (39.58%) Terraform
5 18 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
5 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (37.50%) AWS
5 18 (37.50%) Puppet
6 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
7 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 16 (33.33%) CentOS
7 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 16 (33.33%) Python
7 16 (33.33%) MySQL
7 16 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 16 (33.33%) Packer
8 15 (31.25%) MariaDB
8 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 15 (31.25%) QA
9 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
9 14 (29.17%) BDD
9 14 (29.17%) Splunk
9 14 (29.17%) LDAP
10 13 (27.08%) ITSM
10 13 (27.08%) JMeter

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 (4.17%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Azure
3 4 (8.33%) IaaS
4 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) GCP
5 1 (2.08%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) MySQL
2 15 (31.25%) MariaDB
3 13 (27.08%) Amazon Aurora
3 13 (27.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Git (software)
2 16 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 16 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 13 (27.08%) Cucumber
3 13 (27.08%) Gatling
3 13 (27.08%) JMeter
3 13 (27.08%) Selenium
3 13 (27.08%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.08%) CocoaPods
4 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.08%) JUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 10 (20.83%) Public Sector
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Lead DevOps
2 14 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Developer
3 13 (27.08%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) QA Engineer
5 11 (22.92%) QA Leader
6 6 (12.50%) Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (4.17%) Integration Developer
9 2 (4.17%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.08%) Azure Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) LDAP
2 13 (27.08%) Gherkin
3 8 (16.67%) JSON
4 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.50%) Spring
6 5 (10.42%) CSS
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) React
6 5 (10.42%) Web Services
7 4 (8.33%) .NET
7 4 (8.33%) SOAP
7 4 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 3 (6.25%) HTML5
8 3 (6.25%) Sass
8 3 (6.25%) XML
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.17%) Android SDK
9 2 (4.17%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.17%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) BYOD
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
1 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Animation
2 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) CentOS
2 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Microservices
2 21 (43.75%) Service Management
3 20 (41.67%) DevOps
4 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
5 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 18 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
6 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 14 (29.17%) BDD
8 13 (27.08%) ITSM
8 13 (27.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 13 (27.08%) OWASP
9 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (25.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
10 11 (22.92%) Performance Testing
10 11 (22.92%) Regression Testing
11 10 (20.83%) Load Testing
12 5 (10.42%) Data Migration
12 5 (10.42%) Migration
13 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 16 (33.33%) Python
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.17%) C++
5 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Java 8
6 1 (2.08%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.25%) QA
2 13 (27.08%) NCSC
2 13 (27.08%) NIST
3 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (39.58%) Ansible
1 19 (39.58%) Terraform
2 18 (37.50%) Puppet
3 16 (33.33%) Packer
4 2 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Splunk
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Workday