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 3 months to 28 March 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.76% 0.86% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.30% 3.09% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £375 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £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 Glasgow with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 174 162 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 33.21% 27.93% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 94 123
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £388 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.61 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
6 6 (40.00%) SOA
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) Microservices
7 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
8 4 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (26.67%) Sitecore
8 4 (26.67%) XHTML
8 4 (26.67%) CMS
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services

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 4 (26.67%) CMS
1 4 (26.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) JSON
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) XHTML
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 1 (6.67%) Ember.js
7 1 (6.67%) JMS
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) Spring
7 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) IPTV
3 1 (6.67%) New Media
3 1 (6.67%) Social Network
3 1 (6.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) High Availability
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Android Development
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) XPath
4 1 (6.67%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Sitecore
3 3 (20.00%) Twitter
4 1 (6.67%) Facebook