The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 48 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.46% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.90% 1.20% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
202 167 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.85% 26.05% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 49
Average daily rate £330 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.11% -4.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (85.00%) BDD
2 17 (85.00%) MVC
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
3 16 (80.00%) Subversion
3 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (80.00%) Flask
3 16 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 16 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (80.00%) Django
4 15 (75.00%) Ubuntu
4 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (75.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) Debian
4 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (75.00%) SOA
5 14 (70.00%) Selenium
6 13 (65.00%) Microservices
6 13 (65.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 12 (60.00%) .NET
8 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
9 10 (50.00%) Vagrant
10 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
11 2 (10.00%) Finance

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (5.00%) WordPress
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (80.00%) Subversion
2 16 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (70.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Python Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Python Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Flask
1 16 (80.00%) Django
2 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Ubuntu
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
1 15 (75.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) BDD
1 17 (85.00%) MVC
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (85.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
2 16 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (75.00%) SOA
4 13 (65.00%) Microservices
4 13 (65.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 10 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
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Rate: £375 per day + £375 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago