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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 47 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Contract jobs citing RESTful 2 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.67% 7.27% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 22.22% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 10
Median daily rate £368 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £400 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
125 90 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.81% 32.73% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 67 95
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (87.18%) Java
2 34 (87.18%) SQL
2 34 (87.18%) OO
2 34 (87.18%) MongoDB
3 33 (84.62%) TDD
3 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
4 32 (82.05%) Perl
4 32 (82.05%) Cucumber
5 31 (79.49%) Unix
6 29 (74.36%) Selenium
6 29 (74.36%) jQuery
6 29 (74.36%) Scala
6 29 (74.36%) NoSQL
7 28 (71.79%) Go
7 28 (71.79%) Mojolicious
8 27 (69.23%) Kafka
9 26 (66.67%) Redis
10 23 (58.97%) Legal
11 18 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (46.15%) OAuth2
12 12 (30.77%) HTML
13 10 (25.64%) CSS
14 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 9 (23.08%) XML
15 7 (17.95%) Ajax
15 7 (17.95%) XHTML
15 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
16 6 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
17 5 (12.82%) Web Services

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 18 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (87.18%) MongoDB
2 29 (74.36%) NoSQL
3 26 (66.67%) Redis
4 2 (5.13%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (82.05%) Cucumber
2 29 (74.36%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) Concordion
5 1 (2.56%) Grunt
5 1 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 23 (58.97%) Legal
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Perl Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) jQuery
2 28 (71.79%) Mojolicious
3 27 (69.23%) Kafka
4 18 (46.15%) OAuth2
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) CSS
7 9 (23.08%) XML
8 7 (17.95%) Ajax
8 7 (17.95%) XHTML
9 5 (12.82%) Web Services
10 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.13%) Dropwizard
11 2 (5.13%) JAX-RS
11 2 (5.13%) REST
12 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (2.56%) CSS3
12 1 (2.56%) hapi
12 1 (2.56%) PostGIS
12 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (87.18%) OO
3 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 33 (84.62%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) MVC
4 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.13%) Web Design
7 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.56%) BDD
7 1 (2.56%) DevOps
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security
7 1 (2.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Java
1 34 (87.18%) SQL
2 32 (82.05%) Perl
3 29 (74.36%) Scala
4 28 (71.79%) Go
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft