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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 49 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 15 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.92% 2.03% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% 7.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
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
185 272 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.72% 27.64% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 146 157
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £36.07 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% -5.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.34 £9.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.95 £40.57 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
Chester -1 2 £376 -
Crewe - - - -
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) TDD
3 11 (44.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Ruby
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 8 (32.00%) C#
7 7 (28.00%) OO
7 7 (28.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (28.00%) Statistics
8 6 (24.00%) Android
8 6 (24.00%) jQuery
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) .NET
9 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) XML
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) LINQ
9 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.00%) Spring
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Informix
3 1 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.00%) CouchDB
3 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
3 3 (12.00%) NUnit
4 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.00%) Maven
5 1 (4.00%) Ant
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) Introscope
5 1 (4.00%) Xcode
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Grunt
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) Mockito
5 1 (4.00%) Bower
General
1 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) HTML5
4 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) LINQ
7 5 (20.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
8 4 (16.00%) J2EE
9 3 (12.00%) SOAP
9 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) User Experience
6 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) TDD
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Android Development
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) RAD
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) ATDD
9 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) Ruby
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) Scala
6 2 (8.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) Compuware
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Perforce
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