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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 17 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +20
Contract jobs citing RESTful 26 37 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.85% 8.75% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 27.01% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 1
Median daily rate £401 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
104 137 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.42% 32.39% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 109 57
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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 20 February 2017.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 26 (86.67%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Scrum
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (73.33%) JSON
3 22 (73.33%) MongoDB
4 21 (70.00%) Kafka
4 21 (70.00%) Spring
4 21 (70.00%) Microservices
4 21 (70.00%) Spring Boot
5 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
6 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
6 16 (53.33%) iXBRL
6 16 (53.33%) Go
7 15 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (50.00%) HTML
8 14 (46.67%) HTTP
8 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
9 13 (43.33%) REST
9 13 (43.33%) JAX-RS
9 13 (43.33%) Neo4j
9 13 (43.33%) Linux
9 13 (43.33%) Dropwizard
10 12 (40.00%) Unix
10 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
10 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
10 12 (40.00%) Web Design
10 12 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
12 8 (26.67%) Finance
12 8 (26.67%) TDD

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 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) MongoDB
2 13 (43.33%) Neo4j
3 11 (36.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 24 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) JSON
2 21 (70.00%) Kafka
2 21 (70.00%) Spring
2 21 (70.00%) Spring Boot
3 16 (53.33%) iXBRL
4 15 (50.00%) HTML
5 14 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 13 (43.33%) Dropwizard
6 13 (43.33%) JAX-RS
6 13 (43.33%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) CSS
7 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (3.33%) Akka
8 1 (3.33%) Django
8 1 (3.33%) Flask
8 1 (3.33%) Node.js
8 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
8 1 (3.33%) SOAP
8 1 (3.33%) Swagger
8 1 (3.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Mac OS X
2 12 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Scrum
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) Microservices
4 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
5 15 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (40.00%) Web Design
7 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) BDD
9 3 (10.00%) High Availability
9 3 (10.00%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) DevOps
10 2 (6.67%) Kanban
11 1 (3.33%) API Design
11 1 (3.33%) API Development
11 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
11 1 (3.33%) MVC
11 1 (3.33%) OWASP
11 1 (3.33%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) Go
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Zend