The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 24 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 17 29 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.35% 6.74% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.77% 17.90% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 4
Median daily rate £413 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £323 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
RESTful
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
86 162 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.04% 37.67% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 141 85
Median daily rate £388 £323 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (60.00%) JSON
5 12 (60.00%) Spring
5 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 11 (55.00%) Kafka
6 11 (55.00%) Microservices
6 11 (55.00%) Spring Boot
7 10 (50.00%) Go
7 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 9 (45.00%) iXBRL
9 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (40.00%) HTML
9 8 (40.00%) HTTP
9 8 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (35.00%) Dropwizard
10 7 (35.00%) Neo4j
10 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
10 7 (35.00%) Linux
10 7 (35.00%) Web Design
10 7 (35.00%) REST
10 7 (35.00%) TDD
11 6 (30.00%) Unix
11 6 (30.00%) Mac OS X
11 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
12 5 (25.00%) BDD

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (35.00%) Neo4j
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) JSON
1 12 (60.00%) Spring
2 11 (55.00%) Kafka
2 11 (55.00%) Spring Boot
3 9 (45.00%) iXBRL
4 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Dropwizard
5 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
5 7 (35.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 1 (5.00%) Akka
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) Django
8 1 (5.00%) Flask
8 1 (5.00%) Node.js
8 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Swagger
8 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Scrum
3 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) Microservices
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (35.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (35.00%) TDD
6 7 (35.00%) Web Design
7 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (25.00%) BDD
9 3 (15.00%) High Availability
9 3 (15.00%) Open Source
10 2 (10.00%) DevOps
10 2 (10.00%) Kanban
11 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.00%) MVC
11 1 (5.00%) OWASP
11 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
11 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker