The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
UK / Scotland
Rank 89 81 87
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 1.93% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.47% 8.71% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 21
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £436 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.32% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 518 574 584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.52% 22.18% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 334 353
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Median hourly rate £52.17 £18.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.24% -58.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Scotland

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Scotland

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in Scotland

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -1 14 £450 +24.13% 12
Glasgow 0 3 £375 - 6
Stirling - 1 £325 -
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (62.07%) Java
3 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 29 (50.00%) Scrum
5 25 (43.10%) HTML
6 24 (41.38%) AngularJS
7 23 (39.66%) CSS
8 19 (32.76%) .NET
9 18 (31.03%) Web Services
10 17 (29.31%) Spring
11 15 (25.86%) Node.js
11 15 (25.86%) HTML5
12 13 (22.41%) BDD
12 13 (22.41%) TDD
12 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (22.41%) Linux
13 11 (18.97%) C#
13 11 (18.97%) MVC
13 11 (18.97%) SOA
13 11 (18.97%) CSS3
13 11 (18.97%) React
14 10 (17.24%) DevOps
15 9 (15.52%) Microservices
15 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.52%) JBoss
15 9 (15.52%) Python
15 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
15 9 (15.52%) jQuery
15 9 (15.52%) Finance
16 8 (13.79%) MySQL

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (15.52%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.17%) Apache
3 3 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.17%) PaaS
4 2 (3.45%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) VXLAN
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) MySQL
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Spatial Data
5 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.34%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Gradle
3 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 2 (3.45%) Grunt
5 2 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.72%) Babel
6 1 (1.72%) Bower
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) GitLab
6 1 (1.72%) gulp
6 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.72%) JMeter
6 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.72%) Mocha
6 1 (1.72%) Mockito
6 1 (1.72%) Protractor
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 22 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (8.62%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.17%) JSP Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Linux Developer
8 3 (5.17%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 24 (41.38%) AngularJS
3 23 (39.66%) CSS
4 19 (32.76%) .NET
5 18 (31.03%) Web Services
6 17 (29.31%) Spring
7 15 (25.86%) HTML5
7 15 (25.86%) Node.js
8 11 (18.97%) CSS3
8 11 (18.97%) React
9 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.52%) jQuery
10 8 (13.79%) Spring Boot
11 7 (12.07%) J2EE
11 7 (12.07%) Java EE
11 7 (12.07%) JSON
11 7 (12.07%) JSP
12 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
13 5 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (8.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Fintech
3 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) New Media
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) EPoS
5 1 (1.72%) IPTV
5 1 (1.72%) Social Network
5 1 (1.72%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Debian
5 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (70.69%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (22.41%) BDD
3 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (22.41%) TDD
4 11 (18.97%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) SOA
5 10 (17.24%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) Microservices
7 7 (12.07%) OO
8 6 (10.34%) Front End Development
9 5 (8.62%) API Design
9 5 (8.62%) Kanban
9 5 (8.62%) Open Source
9 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.62%) Web Development
10 4 (6.90%) API Development
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (6.90%) CRM
11 3 (5.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (62.07%) Java
2 34 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.97%) C#
4 9 (15.52%) Python
5 8 (13.79%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) ES6
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
8 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) XPath
9 1 (1.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) VCAP
3 2 (3.45%) VCP6
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Docker
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Ansible
2 5 (8.62%) Puppet
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) Apigee
4 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.17%) Twitter
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Facebook
6 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
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