The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 63 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing RESTful 16 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 2.41% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.13% 9.84% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -10.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £512 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
RESTful
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
261 193 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.06% 24.52% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 103 125
Average daily rate £400 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £17.33 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £30.00 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.55 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -11 8 £638 +25.00% 2
Chester -12 3 £375 -6.25% 4
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (54.55%) Java
3 24 (54.55%) Web Services
4 23 (52.27%) TDD
5 21 (47.73%) JSON
5 21 (47.73%) HTML
6 20 (45.45%) CSS
7 17 (38.64%) .NET
8 16 (36.36%) Scrum
8 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
9 14 (31.82%) SDLC
10 13 (29.55%) HTML5
11 12 (27.27%) XML
12 11 (25.00%) SOAP
12 11 (25.00%) Spring
13 10 (22.73%) Pair Programming
13 10 (22.73%) Ruby
13 10 (22.73%) MVC
13 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
14 9 (20.45%) Degree
14 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (18.18%) jQuery
15 8 (18.18%) C#
15 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
15 8 (18.18%) Node.js
16 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
16 7 (15.91%) SQL
16 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
16 7 (15.91%) Servlets

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (18.18%) Node.js
2 4 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.27%) Mule
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) Railo
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) Heroku
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 4 (9.09%) Converged Networks
3 1 (2.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) Big Data
4 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.09%) Redis
4 4 (9.09%) Informix
4 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.27%) SQLite
7 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) JUnit
3 5 (11.36%) Selenium
3 5 (11.36%) Grunt
3 5 (11.36%) Bower
3 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.36%) gulp
4 4 (9.09%) Calabash
4 4 (9.09%) Appium
4 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.09%) Mockito
4 4 (9.09%) Mocha
5 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.82%) Maven
6 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.55%) Ant
6 2 (4.55%) Gradle
7 1 (2.27%) Hudson
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Technical Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Chief Technical Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Chief Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) Web Services
2 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 21 (47.73%) JSON
3 20 (45.45%) CSS
4 17 (38.64%) .NET
5 16 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 13 (29.55%) HTML5
7 12 (27.27%) XML
8 11 (25.00%) Spring
8 11 (25.00%) SOAP
9 8 (18.18%) jQuery
10 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
10 7 (15.91%) Servlets
11 6 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (13.64%) J2EE
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (11.36%) REST
13 4 (9.09%) PowerMock
13 4 (9.09%) JAX-RS
13 4 (9.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Statistics
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Telematics
5 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (52.27%) TDD
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) SDLC
5 10 (22.73%) Pair Programming
5 10 (22.73%) MVC
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
8 6 (13.64%) TOGAF
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (11.36%) Requirements Management
9 5 (11.36%) Open Source
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.36%) Android Development
10 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
10 4 (9.09%) DevOps
10 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 24 (54.55%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) Ruby
4 8 (18.18%) C#
5 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 4 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
1 4 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Apigee
3 2 (4.55%) hybris
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Compuware
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Perforce
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
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