Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 18 December 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 > West Lothian
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 19 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.55% 4.17% 2.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 6.82% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
West Lothian median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £317 £368 £363
90th Percentile £489 £433 £392
Scotland median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian 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 West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 50.00% 61.11% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 30
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £289
90th Percentile £466 £430 £408
Scotland median daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -43.53% +5.25% +15.37%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in West Lothian

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in West Lothian

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in West Lothian over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in West Lothian

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -1 4 £395 -1.19%
RESTful
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java