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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 50 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.16% 1.00% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.76% 4.97% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 3
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£400 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
288 161 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.33% 20.13% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 91 78
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £43.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £24.70 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £44.70 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Chester +6 10 £400 - 1
Warrington - 7 £800 - 4
Wilmslow - 1 £210 - 2
Crewe - 1 £275 -
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 35 (70.00%) Java
1 35 (70.00%) TDD
2 28 (56.00%) HTML
3 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (52.00%) CSS
5 24 (48.00%) Spring
6 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (44.00%) JSON
8 21 (42.00%) Web Services
9 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
10 18 (36.00%) J2EE
11 17 (34.00%) JUnit
12 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
13 15 (30.00%) Degree
13 15 (30.00%) Ruby
14 14 (28.00%) HTML5
14 14 (28.00%) SDLC
15 12 (24.00%) Big Data
15 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
15 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
15 12 (24.00%) SQL
16 11 (22.00%) XML
16 11 (22.00%) Ruby on Rails
16 11 (22.00%) Statistics
16 11 (22.00%) Maven
17 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
17 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
17 10 (20.00%) HTTP
18 9 (18.00%) Internet

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (16.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (16.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.00%) Railo
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (18.00%) Amazon S3
2 9 (18.00%) Heroku
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) HTTP
2 9 (18.00%) Internet
3 4 (8.00%) Converged Networks
3 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Big Data
1 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.00%) Informix
2 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.00%) Redis
5 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Cucumber
2 17 (34.00%) JUnit
3 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (22.00%) Maven
5 9 (18.00%) Selenium
6 8 (16.00%) Mockito
7 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (6.00%) Ant
8 3 (6.00%) Introscope
8 3 (6.00%) JIRA
8 3 (6.00%) SonarQube
8 3 (6.00%) Gradle
9 2 (4.00%) Calabash
9 2 (4.00%) Grunt
9 2 (4.00%) Appium
9 2 (4.00%) Bower
9 2 (4.00%) Mocha
9 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 24 (48.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Chief Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Chief Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (56.00%) HTML
2 26 (52.00%) CSS
3 24 (48.00%) Spring
4 22 (44.00%) JSON
5 21 (42.00%) Web Services
6 18 (36.00%) J2EE
7 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
8 14 (28.00%) HTML5
9 11 (22.00%) XML
9 11 (22.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (18.00%) Servlets
10 9 (18.00%) SOAP
11 8 (16.00%) PowerMock
11 8 (16.00%) JAX-RS
11 8 (16.00%) Java EE
11 8 (16.00%) JDBC
11 8 (16.00%) XSL
11 8 (16.00%) WSDL
11 8 (16.00%) JAX-RPC
12 7 (14.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Statistics
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Telematics
3 7 (14.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (10.00%) Online Banking
5 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.00%) Tandem
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) TDD
2 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) SDLC
4 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) MVC
7 7 (14.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Open Source
7 7 (14.00%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Web Application Development
8 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
9 5 (10.00%) BDD
10 4 (8.00%) Analytics
10 4 (8.00%) Android Development
10 4 (8.00%) DevOps
10 4 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
2 27 (54.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) Ruby
4 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 7 (14.00%) Groovy
6 4 (8.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) Compuware
3 3 (6.00%) Perforce
3 3 (6.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) hybris
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.00%) Apigee
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