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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 54 32 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 28 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.57% 3.74% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.06% 16.47% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 1
Median daily rate £496 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.86% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
248 170 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.88% 22.73% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 101 106
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 18 (72.00%) JSON
4 17 (68.00%) JBoss
5 16 (64.00%) Open Source
6 15 (60.00%) Apache ServiceMix
6 15 (60.00%) DevOps
6 15 (60.00%) MuleSoft
6 15 (60.00%) API Development
7 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (52.00%) Release Management
7 13 (52.00%) OO
7 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (48.00%) Mule
9 8 (32.00%) Web Services
10 6 (24.00%) Apache
10 6 (24.00%) WSO2
11 5 (20.00%) SOA
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle
11 5 (20.00%) SQL
12 4 (16.00%) C#
13 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
13 3 (12.00%) MVC
13 3 (12.00%) Mule ESB
14 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
14 2 (8.00%) Kanban
14 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
14 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (8.00%) JMeter
14 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server

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 (68.00%) JBoss
2 15 (60.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (48.00%) Mule
4 6 (24.00%) Apache
5 3 (12.00%) Mule ESB
6 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Heroku
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) MuleSoft Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.00%) MuleSoft Architect
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SOA Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) JSON
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.00%) StructureMap
4 1 (4.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (4.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Open Source
3 15 (60.00%) API Development
3 15 (60.00%) DevOps
4 13 (52.00%) Configuration Management
4 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (52.00%) OO
4 13 (52.00%) Release Management
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) MuleSoft
2 6 (24.00%) WSO2
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.00%) Talend