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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 55 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
155 111 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.90% 18.17% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 73 77
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) HTML5
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
5 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) nginx
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) SOA
7 2 (22.22%) C#
7 2 (22.22%) J2EE
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (22.22%) Hudson
7 2 (22.22%) Play Framework

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
1 4 (44.44%) nginx
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Hudson
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
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
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) Play Framework
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 1 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) StructureMap
4 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) CQRS
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Apigee
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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