The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 35 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.69% 2.54% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 6.96% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate £370 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +9.09%
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
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 115 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.18% 36.51% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 65 46
Average daily rate £375 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £200 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Cambridge region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Cambridge region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (51.72%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 12 (41.38%) Spring
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) N-Tier
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle
5 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (24.14%) JBoss
7 6 (20.69%) C#
7 6 (20.69%) .NET
7 6 (20.69%) HTML5
7 6 (20.69%) Web Development
7 6 (20.69%) Node.js
7 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
8 5 (17.24%) Microservices
8 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
8 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.24%) MySQL
8 5 (17.24%) CSS
8 5 (17.24%) ColdFusion
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 4 (13.79%) SQL
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (24.14%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js
3 5 (17.24%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BigMachines
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Bower
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) gulp
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Web Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) ColdFusion Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Web Developer
7 3 (10.34%) iOS Developer
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) HTML
1 12 (41.38%) Spring
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) HTML5
2 6 (20.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.79%) WCF
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.90%) Django
6 2 (6.90%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (3.45%) GWT
7 1 (3.45%) JavaFX
7 1 (3.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) N-Tier
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Life Science
4 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.24%) Microservices
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.34%) Kanban
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
8 2 (6.90%) API Design
8 2 (6.90%) BDD
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) OO
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Web Design
9 1 (3.45%) SDLC
9 1 (3.45%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) SAP