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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 70 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Contract jobs citing RESTful 20 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.96% 3.14% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 10.65% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 0
Median daily rate £375 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
267 291 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.20% 29.48% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 201 91
Median daily rate £405 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £590 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.16 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -3 8 £475 +16.92%
Warrington -16 5 £363 -54.68% 1
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (71.43%) Java
3 32 (57.14%) Web Services
3 32 (57.14%) JSON
4 31 (55.36%) XML
5 30 (53.57%) SOAP
6 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
7 21 (37.50%) HTML
7 21 (37.50%) JIRA
8 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (33.93%) Spring
9 18 (32.14%) HTML5
10 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
10 17 (30.36%) jQuery
10 17 (30.36%) MVC
10 17 (30.36%) CSS
11 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 13 (23.21%) Ajax
12 13 (23.21%) Web Design
12 13 (23.21%) D3.js
12 13 (23.21%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (23.21%) Mustache
12 13 (23.21%) Underscore.js
12 13 (23.21%) Handlebars
13 12 (21.43%) BC Cleared
13 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
14 11 (19.64%) Web Development
14 11 (19.64%) TDD
14 11 (19.64%) J2EE
15 10 (17.86%) Scrum

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 3 (5.36%) Confluence
1 3 (5.36%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Google Play
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) AMQP
1 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (37.50%) JIRA
2 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Maven
4 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.36%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) Hudson
5 2 (3.57%) Selenium
5 2 (3.57%) Xcode
6 1 (1.79%) Ant
6 1 (1.79%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (80.36%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (14.29%) Agile Developer
5 7 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 7 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Applications Developer
6 6 (10.71%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Applications Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Digital Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Angular Developer
10 2 (3.57%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (57.14%) JSON
1 32 (57.14%) Web Services
2 31 (55.36%) XML
3 30 (53.57%) SOAP
4 21 (37.50%) HTML
5 19 (33.93%) Spring
6 18 (32.14%) HTML5
7 17 (30.36%) CSS
7 17 (30.36%) jQuery
8 13 (23.21%) Ajax
8 13 (23.21%) D3.js
8 13 (23.21%) Handlebars
8 13 (23.21%) Mustache
8 13 (23.21%) Underscore.js
9 11 (19.64%) J2EE
10 7 (12.50%) JDBC
10 7 (12.50%) WSDL
11 6 (10.71%) JAXB
11 6 (10.71%) JAX-WS
12 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Android
1 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (30.36%) MVC
4 14 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 13 (23.21%) Responsive Web Design
5 13 (23.21%) Web Design
6 11 (19.64%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) Web Development
7 10 (17.86%) Front End Development
7 10 (17.86%) Scrum
8 9 (16.07%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) AOP
9 7 (12.50%) Kanban
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Integration Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Mobile Development
10 6 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.14%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) BC Cleared
1 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.36%) Software AG
2 3 (5.36%) Talend
3 2 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) ATG
4 1 (1.79%) hybris
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft