The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 111 154 179
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +25
Contract jobs citing RESTful 84 64 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.47% 0.90% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 3.03% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 38
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1681 2115 2148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.35% 29.75% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1251 1638 1654
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 19
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
RESTful
London

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the City of London region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 83 (55.33%) Java
2 75 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 68 (45.33%) Web Services
3 68 (45.33%) TDD
4 66 (44.00%) HTML
5 54 (36.00%) Scrum
6 50 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (31.33%) BDD
8 44 (29.33%) HTML5
9 43 (28.67%) jQuery
9 43 (28.67%) CSS
10 42 (28.00%) MVC
11 39 (26.00%) JSON
12 36 (24.00%) OO
13 34 (22.67%) Git (software)
14 32 (21.33%) Spring
14 32 (21.33%) XML
15 30 (20.00%) E-Commerce
16 27 (18.00%) SOAP
16 27 (18.00%) NoSQL
17 25 (16.67%) DevOps
18 24 (16.00%) AngularJS
19 23 (15.33%) CSS3
19 23 (15.33%) Cucumber
19 23 (15.33%) Linux
19 23 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (14.67%) Subversion
20 22 (14.67%) MongoDB
21 21 (14.00%) C#
21 21 (14.00%) PHP

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (8.67%) Apache
2 12 (8.00%) Node.js
2 12 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.00%) Apache Pig
4 5 (3.33%) CMS
4 5 (3.33%) Confluence
5 4 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.67%) Mule
6 3 (2.00%) nginx
6 3 (2.00%) Drupal
7 2 (1.33%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.00%) GitHub
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.33%) PaaS
4 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.67%) Heroku
4 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.00%) HTTP
2 8 (5.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.33%) SSL
5 1 (0.67%) Wireless
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.67%) LDAP
5 1 (0.67%) SSH
5 1 (0.67%) AMQP
5 1 (0.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.00%) NoSQL
2 22 (14.67%) MongoDB
3 21 (14.00%) MySQL
4 9 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.67%) Big Data
9 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.33%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.33%) Redis
10 2 (1.33%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.67%) SQLite
11 1 (0.67%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.67%) Riak
11 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.67%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 34 (22.67%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.33%) Cucumber
3 22 (14.67%) Subversion
4 19 (12.67%) Selenium
5 17 (11.33%) Jenkins
6 14 (9.33%) JIRA
7 13 (8.67%) WebDriver
8 12 (8.00%) Maven
9 10 (6.67%) Xcode
10 9 (6.00%) TeamCity
10 9 (6.00%) Hudson
11 8 (5.33%) Mockito
11 8 (5.33%) Jasmine
12 7 (4.67%) JUnit
13 6 (4.00%) Mercurial
14 5 (3.33%) Ant
14 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
15 4 (2.67%) Hamcrest
15 4 (2.67%) JMeter
16 3 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (13.33%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (4.67%) Games
3 7 (4.67%) Front Office
3 7 (4.67%) Marketing
4 6 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Publishing
5 3 (2.00%) Billing
6 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (76.00%) Developer
2 36 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.67%) Senior Developer
4 13 (8.67%) PHP Developer
5 11 (7.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (7.33%) iOS Developer
6 9 (6.00%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Architect
9 5 (3.33%) Tester
9 5 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Scala Developer
10 4 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Python Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Junior Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (45.33%) Web Services
2 66 (44.00%) HTML
3 44 (29.33%) HTML5
4 43 (28.67%) jQuery
4 43 (28.67%) CSS
5 39 (26.00%) JSON
6 32 (21.33%) Spring
6 32 (21.33%) XML
7 27 (18.00%) SOAP
8 24 (16.00%) AngularJS
9 23 (15.33%) CSS3
10 20 (13.33%) Hibernate
10 20 (13.33%) Backbone.js
11 18 (12.00%) .NET
12 12 (8.00%) REST
12 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET
12 12 (8.00%) Ajax
12 12 (8.00%) Spring MVC
13 9 (6.00%) J2EE
14 8 (5.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.33%) Open Source
2 10 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.00%) Online Games
3 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.67%) Social Media
5 3 (2.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.00%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.00%) Derivative
5 3 (2.00%) iPhone
6 2 (1.33%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.33%) New Media
6 2 (1.33%) Social Network
6 2 (1.33%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.33%) Animation
6 2 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.33%) Physics
6 2 (1.33%) W3C
6 2 (1.33%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.33%) Linux
2 17 (11.33%) Apple iOS
3 13 (8.67%) Android
4 9 (6.00%) UNIX
5 5 (3.33%) Windows
5 5 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.67%) VMS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.33%) TDD
2 54 (36.00%) Scrum
3 50 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (31.33%) BDD
5 42 (28.00%) MVC
6 36 (24.00%) OO
7 30 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 25 (16.67%) DevOps
9 23 (15.33%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (13.33%) SOA
11 12 (8.00%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.33%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.33%) iOS Development
13 10 (6.67%) OOP
14 9 (6.00%) Software Engineering
15 8 (5.33%) Kanban
15 8 (5.33%) Integration Testing
15 8 (5.33%) Web Development
15 8 (5.33%) Configuration Management
16 7 (4.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 83 (55.33%) Java
2 75 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.00%) C#
3 21 (14.00%) PHP
4 19 (12.67%) Scala
5 14 (9.33%) Groovy
6 13 (8.67%) SQL
6 13 (8.67%) Python
7 11 (7.33%) Ruby
7 11 (7.33%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.00%) C
9 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.67%) Clojure
9 4 (2.67%) PHP5
9 4 (2.67%) XQuery
10 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.33%) Erlang
11 2 (1.33%) XPath
11 2 (1.33%) C++
12 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.67%) KVM
1 4 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.67%) Squid
2 1 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.00%) Puppet
3 4 (2.67%) Ganglia
3 4 (2.67%) Nagios
4 3 (2.00%) Oozie
4 3 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.33%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.33%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.67%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 6 (4.00%) Oracle
2 5 (3.33%) Atlassian
2 5 (3.33%) Twitter
3 3 (2.00%) Open Text
3 3 (2.00%) RedDot
3 3 (2.00%) HP
3 3 (2.00%) Apple
3 3 (2.00%) Zend
3 3 (2.00%) Facebook
3 3 (2.00%) Akamai
4 2 (1.33%) hybris
4 2 (1.33%) Google
4 2 (1.33%) JBoss
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.33%) Adobe
5 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.67%) Sybase
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.67%) New Relic
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