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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 39 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Contract jobs citing RESTful 36 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.81% 2.33% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.57% 8.78% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 0
Average daily rate £345 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
247 205 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.17% 26.59% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 142 127
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £17.64 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 17 £475 - 4
Chester -1 2 £405 +7.85% 6
Knutsford -4 1 - - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (72.22%) Java
3 29 (53.70%) Web Services
4 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 25 (46.30%) JSON
6 24 (44.44%) MVC
7 23 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (40.74%) SOAP
9 21 (38.89%) HTML
9 21 (38.89%) JIRA
9 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
10 19 (35.19%) jQuery
11 18 (33.33%) Spring
11 18 (33.33%) CSS
12 17 (31.48%) HTML5
13 16 (29.63%) XML
13 16 (29.63%) Scrum
14 15 (27.78%) TDD
15 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
15 14 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (24.07%) Mustache
16 13 (24.07%) D3.js
16 13 (24.07%) Underscore.js
16 13 (24.07%) Web Design
16 13 (24.07%) Ajax
16 13 (24.07%) Handlebars
17 12 (22.22%) BC Cleared
17 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
18 11 (20.37%) Front End Development
19 10 (18.52%) BDD

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (9.26%) Node.js
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.96%) Redis
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
1 21 (38.89%) JIRA
2 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.41%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Ant
4 3 (5.56%) Gradle
4 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 3 (5.56%) JUnit
4 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.70%) Appium
5 2 (3.70%) Bower
5 2 (3.70%) Calabash
5 2 (3.70%) Grunt
5 2 (3.70%) gulp
5 2 (3.70%) Mocha
5 2 (3.70%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.85%) git-flow
6 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 6 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Angular Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SOA Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Web Services
2 25 (46.30%) JSON
3 22 (40.74%) SOAP
4 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 19 (35.19%) jQuery
6 18 (33.33%) CSS
6 18 (33.33%) Spring
7 17 (31.48%) HTML5
8 16 (29.63%) XML
9 13 (24.07%) Ajax
9 13 (24.07%) D3.js
9 13 (24.07%) Handlebars
9 13 (24.07%) Mustache
9 13 (24.07%) Underscore.js
10 8 (14.81%) .NET
10 8 (14.81%) J2EE
11 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
12 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
13 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) MVC
3 23 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (29.63%) Scrum
5 15 (27.78%) TDD
6 14 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 13 (24.07%) Web Design
8 11 (20.37%) Front End Development
9 10 (18.52%) BDD
10 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
10 4 (7.41%) SOA
11 3 (5.56%) Android Development
11 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.56%) High Availability
11 3 (5.56%) Kanban
11 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.56%) Open Source
11 3 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) Java
2 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) BC Cleared
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
1 3 (5.56%) DevExpress
1 3 (5.56%) Telerik
2 2 (3.70%) Apigee
3 1 (1.85%) ATG
3 1 (1.85%) hybris
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Software AG
3 1 (1.85%) Talend
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