The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 35 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% - 1.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% - 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £281 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 65 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.70% 16.84% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 33
Average daily rate £400 £430 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £638 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Bedfordshire region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £281 - 2
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
1 4 (80.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 4 (80.00%) Loose Coupling
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) YAGNI
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 4 (80.00%) Loose Coupling
1 4 (80.00%) Microservices
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) YAGNI
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript