The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 39 62 38
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Contract jobs citing RESTful 28 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.78% 1.39% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 5.84% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
210 257 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.34% 23.88% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 193 124
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.33 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.53% -49.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +6 11 £475 +26.66% 2
Warrington +13 6 £400 -38.46% 2
Wilmslow - 3 £308 -
Northwich - 1 £325 -
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 37 (77.08%) Web Services
3 29 (60.42%) XML
3 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (58.33%) JSON
5 21 (43.75%) Spring
5 21 (43.75%) SOAP
6 19 (39.58%) J2EE
7 18 (37.50%) Kanban
8 17 (35.42%) Finance
9 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 16 (33.33%) SQL
9 16 (33.33%) BDD
10 14 (29.17%) JDBC
10 14 (29.17%) WSDL
10 14 (29.17%) AOP
11 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
11 13 (27.08%) JAX-WS
11 13 (27.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (27.08%) Integration Testing
11 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
11 13 (27.08%) JAXB
11 13 (27.08%) System Integration Testing
12 12 (25.00%) HTML
13 11 (22.92%) TDD
14 10 (20.83%) CSS
14 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
16 8 (16.67%) jQuery
16 8 (16.67%) Git (software)

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Google Play
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) AMQP
1 2 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.17%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (12.50%) Maven
3 5 (10.42%) Mercurial
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) Gradle
5 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Moq
5 1 (2.08%) NUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 29 (60.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (22.92%) Applications Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Java Applications Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Applications Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Digital Developer
7 4 (8.33%) CRM Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Database Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Java Middleware Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (4.17%) NoSQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (77.08%) Web Services
2 29 (60.42%) XML
3 28 (58.33%) JSON
4 21 (43.75%) SOAP
4 21 (43.75%) Spring
5 19 (39.58%) J2EE
6 14 (29.17%) JDBC
6 14 (29.17%) WSDL
7 13 (27.08%) JAXB
7 13 (27.08%) JAX-WS
8 12 (25.00%) HTML
9 10 (20.83%) CSS
10 8 (16.67%) jQuery
11 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
12 6 (12.50%) .NET
12 6 (12.50%) Dropwizard
12 6 (12.50%) HTML5
12 6 (12.50%) XSD
13 5 (10.42%) CSS3
13 5 (10.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Android
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Kanban
3 16 (33.33%) BDD
4 14 (29.17%) AOP
5 13 (27.08%) Integration Testing
5 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.08%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (27.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (27.08%) Waterfall
6 11 (22.92%) TDD
7 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) Web Development
9 7 (14.58%) Pair Programming
10 6 (12.50%) CRM
10 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.42%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) Java
2 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) PHP
4 3 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) hybris
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.33%) ATG
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Software AG
4 1 (2.08%) Talend
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