The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 62 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 1.57% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 6.19% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
RESTful
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
145 210 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.03% 25.42% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 156 111
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 £17.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -52.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Hudson
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) Redis
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Apigee
5 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Heroku
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) Redis
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
4 1 (11.11%) StructureMap
4 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CQRS
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apigee
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) Talend