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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 43 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing RESTful 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.11% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 0.78% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
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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
159 128 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.33% 34.41% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 46 69
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 29
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
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 19 September 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) Node.js
5 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
5 4 (30.77%) Grunt
6 3 (23.08%) Bower
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Sass
6 3 (23.08%) LESS
6 3 (23.08%) MSBuild
6 3 (23.08%) WiX
6 3 (23.08%) Google Maps API
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Mocha
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 3 (23.08%) Google
6 3 (23.08%) WCF

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
1 4 (30.77%) Grunt
2 3 (23.08%) Bower
2 3 (23.08%) MSBuild
2 3 (23.08%) WiX
2 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (23.08%) Mocha
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) LESS
5 3 (23.08%) Google Maps API
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 3 (23.08%) WPF
5 3 (23.08%) LINQ
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
7 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) XAML
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe