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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 52 37 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 21 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.15% 3.51% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 14.29% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 5
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£613 £435 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.80% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £324 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
228 196 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.34% 24.59% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 114 102
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -4 11 £650 +27.45% 4
Chester -17 3 £370 -4.51% 4
Crewe - 1 £275 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £210 - 3
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (55.10%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
2 26 (53.06%) Web Services
2 26 (53.06%) TDD
3 24 (48.98%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.90%) JSON
5 18 (36.73%) AngularJS
6 16 (32.65%) HTML5
6 16 (32.65%) .NET
7 15 (30.61%) Spring
8 14 (28.57%) Ruby
8 14 (28.57%) Degree
8 14 (28.57%) XML
9 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
10 12 (24.49%) SDLC
10 12 (24.49%) SOAP
10 12 (24.49%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) J2EE
12 10 (20.41%) JUnit
12 10 (20.41%) Statistics
12 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
13 9 (18.37%) SQL
13 9 (18.37%) MVC
13 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
14 8 (16.33%) Big Data
14 8 (16.33%) Heroku

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (12.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (12.24%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (12.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) Node.js
3 2 (4.08%) JBoss
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) Railo
4 1 (2.04%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (16.33%) Heroku
2 8 (16.33%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (16.33%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTP
1 7 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications
2 4 (8.16%) Converged Networks
3 1 (2.04%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 8 (16.33%) Big Data
3 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
3 6 (12.24%) Informix
3 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.16%) MySQL
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Redis
7 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.41%) JUnit
3 7 (14.29%) Selenium
4 6 (12.24%) Maven
4 6 (12.24%) Mockito
5 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.16%) Grunt
5 4 (8.16%) Bower
5 4 (8.16%) gulp
6 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.08%) Calabash
7 2 (4.08%) Appium
7 2 (4.08%) Mocha
7 2 (4.08%) Ant
7 2 (4.08%) Gradle
7 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.04%) Introscope
8 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (69.39%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Java Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Chief Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Chief Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Applications Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) HTML
1 26 (53.06%) Web Services
2 24 (48.98%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) JSON
4 18 (36.73%) AngularJS
5 16 (32.65%) HTML5
5 16 (32.65%) .NET
6 15 (30.61%) Spring
7 14 (28.57%) XML
8 12 (24.49%) SOAP
9 11 (22.45%) J2EE
10 10 (20.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (16.33%) Servlets
12 7 (14.29%) jQuery
13 6 (12.24%) REST
13 6 (12.24%) PowerMock
13 6 (12.24%) JDBC
13 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
13 6 (12.24%) XSL
13 6 (12.24%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Statistics
2 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Telematics
3 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Online Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.04%) Tandem
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Android
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) TDD
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.49%) Scrum
3 12 (24.49%) SDLC
4 9 (18.37%) MVC
5 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.24%) Integration Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Pair Programming
6 6 (12.24%) TOGAF
6 6 (12.24%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (10.20%) Web Application Development
7 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.20%) Open Source
8 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Android Development
8 4 (8.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) Ruby
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Python
7 3 (6.12%) Groovy
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
1 6 (12.24%) IBM
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) hybris
3 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.04%) Apigee
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) Compuware
3 1 (2.04%) HP
3 1 (2.04%) Perforce
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