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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 57 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 3.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £440 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
191 134 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.98% 20.90% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 92 75
Median daily rate £375 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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 20 February 2017.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) REST
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Swing
5 3 (20.00%) JavaFX
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) Java SE
5 3 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g

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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Play
1 1 (6.67%) iTunes
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (6.67%) Bower
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) gulp
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 1 (6.67%) Xcode
3 1 (6.67%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) UI Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Swing Developer
4 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Developer
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Symfony Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) Java EE
3 3 (20.00%) Java SE
3 3 (20.00%) JavaFX
3 3 (20.00%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) Swing
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) JMS
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) XML Schema
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
4 1 (6.67%) Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) XQuery
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Kony
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin