The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 37 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.86% 0.36% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.00% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -9.82%
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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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
100 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.60% 18.05% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 37 22
Average daily rate £338 £285 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £145.00 - £25.00
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 Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Scala
3 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
3 11 (61.11%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) OO
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) JSON
6 8 (44.44%) HTML
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
7 7 (38.89%) BDD
7 7 (38.89%) Mojolicious
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Subversion
8 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (33.33%) HTTP
8 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) HTML5
9 5 (27.78%) OAuth
9 5 (27.78%) JBehave
9 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
9 5 (27.78%) SOA
9 5 (27.78%) Selenium
10 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (22.22%) JIRA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
3 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) JBehave
4 5 (27.78%) WebDriver
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium
5 4 (22.22%) JIRA
5 4 (22.22%) JUnit
5 4 (22.22%) Hudson
5 4 (22.22%) Jasmine
6 2 (11.11%) Maven
6 2 (11.11%) Ant
6 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (11.11%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (11.11%) QUnit
6 2 (11.11%) Trac
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Perl Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Test Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Perl Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) JSON
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) Mojolicious
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) OAuth
7 4 (22.22%) Ajax
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) CSS3
8 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.11%) Spring
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) J2EE
8 2 (11.11%) iXBRL
8 2 (11.11%) Play Framework
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
8 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Kanban
8 2 (11.11%) Test Management
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Scala
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) XPath
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Groovy
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) XQuery
4 2 (11.11%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) HP