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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 45 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing RESTful 22 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.84% 2.31% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 8.18% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 7
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£375 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
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
210 220 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.10% 28.28% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 100 96
Average daily rate £350 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £493 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 9
Average hourly rate £19.45 £40.57 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +350.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Wilmslow - 6 £320 - 3
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 2
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) TDD
3 20 (54.05%) Java
4 19 (51.35%) CSS
5 15 (40.54%) Spring
6 14 (37.84%) JUnit
7 13 (35.14%) J2EE
8 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
8 12 (32.43%) Web Services
8 12 (32.43%) Ruby
8 12 (32.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (32.43%) Statistics
8 12 (32.43%) JSON
8 12 (32.43%) HTML5
9 11 (29.73%) Cucumber
9 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.03%) Degree
10 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (24.32%) Banking
11 9 (24.32%) Maven
12 8 (21.62%) MVC
12 8 (21.62%) XML
13 7 (18.92%) Java EE
13 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
13 7 (18.92%) Groovy
13 7 (18.92%) Heroku
13 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
13 7 (18.92%) Telematics
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (10.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.81%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Heroku
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Big Data
2 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Informix
4 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.41%) Couchbase
6 2 (5.41%) CouchDB
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) JUnit
2 11 (29.73%) Cucumber
3 9 (24.32%) Maven
4 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
5 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.81%) Mockito
6 4 (10.81%) Selenium
7 3 (8.11%) NUnit
8 2 (5.41%) Gradle
8 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.41%) JIRA
8 2 (5.41%) Introscope
8 2 (5.41%) Ant
9 1 (2.70%) Grunt
9 1 (2.70%) Bower
General
1 9 (24.32%) Banking
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) HTML
2 19 (51.35%) CSS
3 15 (40.54%) Spring
4 13 (35.14%) J2EE
5 12 (32.43%) Web Services
5 12 (32.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (32.43%) JSON
5 12 (32.43%) HTML5
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
7 8 (21.62%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) Java EE
9 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 5 (13.51%) .NET
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.51%) LINQ
10 5 (13.51%) jQuery
10 5 (13.51%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.51%) JAX-RS
10 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Statistics
2 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.92%) Telematics
2 7 (18.92%) Algorithms
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) Online Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) TDD
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) Android Development
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.51%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) ATDD
9 1 (2.70%) RAD
9 1 (2.70%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) Ruby
3 7 (18.92%) Groovy
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Perforce
3 2 (5.41%) Compuware
3 2 (5.41%) HP
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago