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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 45 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 17 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.25% 0.84% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.50% 4.11% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £434 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
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
200 146 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.49% 20.51% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 98 111
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £100.00 £17.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+471.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) Java
3 20 (68.97%) JSON
4 17 (58.62%) JBoss
5 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (51.72%) Open Source
5 15 (51.72%) Apache ServiceMix
5 15 (51.72%) DevOps
5 15 (51.72%) MuleSoft
5 15 (51.72%) API Development
6 13 (44.83%) Release Management
6 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
6 13 (44.83%) OO
7 12 (41.38%) Mule
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 6 (20.69%) WSO2
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) Apache
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (13.79%) MySQL
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
12 3 (10.34%) XML
12 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.34%) PHP
12 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) REST
12 3 (10.34%) Mule ESB

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 17 (58.62%) JBoss
2 15 (51.72%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (41.38%) Mule
4 5 (17.24%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) Mule ESB
6 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Play
1 1 (3.45%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) JMeter
2 1 (3.45%) Bower
2 1 (3.45%) gulp
2 1 (3.45%) Xcode
2 1 (3.45%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) MuleSoft Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) MuleSoft Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Integration Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Swing Developer
7 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead PHP Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) JSON
2 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) REST
4 3 (10.34%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE
5 2 (6.90%) Java EE
5 2 (6.90%) Java SE
5 2 (6.90%) JavaFX
5 2 (6.90%) JDBC
5 2 (6.90%) JMS
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware
5 2 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 2 (6.90%) Swing
5 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
5 2 (6.90%) XSLT
6 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
1 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (3.45%) iPhone
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) API Development
2 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (51.72%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Open Source
3 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
3 13 (44.83%) OO
3 13 (44.83%) Release Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) Kanban
5 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
3 2 (6.90%) VBA
3 2 (6.90%) XQuery
4 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) MuleSoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) WSO2
3 1 (3.45%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Kony
3 1 (3.45%) Xamarin