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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 42 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 19 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.60% 0.14% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.03% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
158 165 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.58% 23.34% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 102 113
Average daily rate £363 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £11.93 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.63% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (89.29%) MVC
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 22 (78.57%) Git (software)
5 21 (75.00%) BDD
6 20 (71.43%) .NET
7 16 (57.14%) Scrum
7 16 (57.14%) Python
7 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (57.14%) Subversion
7 16 (57.14%) Django
7 16 (57.14%) Flask
7 16 (57.14%) Mentoring
8 15 (53.57%) Ubuntu
8 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
8 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (53.57%) SOA
8 15 (53.57%) Debian
8 15 (53.57%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (53.57%) Linux
9 14 (50.00%) Selenium
10 13 (46.43%) Microservices
10 13 (46.43%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
12 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
12 10 (35.71%) Vagrant
13 9 (32.14%) C#
14 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
14 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (17.86%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (57.14%) Subversion
3 14 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) Python Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Senior Python Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Architect
7 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Django Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) Django
2 16 (57.14%) Flask
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 5 (17.86%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) JSON
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) CSS3
8 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
1 15 (53.57%) Debian
1 15 (53.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) MVC
2 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (78.57%) TDD
4 21 (75.00%) BDD
5 16 (57.14%) Scrum
5 16 (57.14%) Mentoring
6 15 (53.57%) SOA
6 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (53.57%) Test Automation
7 13 (46.43%) Microservices
7 13 (46.43%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
9 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
10 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.57%) OOP
11 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
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