The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 106 129 156
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 103 65 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.77% 1.13% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.00% 3.79% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 51
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£475 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £329 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1718 1714 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.44% 29.78% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1303 1592
Average daily rate £440 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 27
Average hourly rate £24.23 £20.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.19% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £16.00 £27.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £32.01 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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.

1 122 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (49.34%) Java
3 96 (41.92%) TDD
4 90 (39.30%) JavaScript
5 80 (34.93%) Web Services
6 73 (31.88%) HTML
7 63 (27.51%) BDD
8 57 (24.89%) AngularJS
9 56 (24.45%) Git (software)
10 55 (24.02%) C#
11 52 (22.71%) Scrum
12 49 (21.40%) OO
12 49 (21.40%) HTML5
13 48 (20.96%) SQL
14 46 (20.09%) CSS
15 43 (18.78%) Banking
16 41 (17.90%) MVC
17 40 (17.47%) Spring
18 39 (17.03%) Finance
18 39 (17.03%) .NET
19 38 (16.59%) SQL Server
19 38 (16.59%) E-Commerce
20 32 (13.97%) JSON
21 31 (13.54%) Subversion
21 31 (13.54%) Investment Banking
22 30 (13.10%) Pair Programming
23 29 (12.66%) CSS3
23 29 (12.66%) Scala
24 28 (12.23%) Jenkins
25 27 (11.79%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (10.04%) CMS
2 16 (6.99%) Umbraco
2 16 (6.99%) Sitecore CMS
2 16 (6.99%) Kentico
2 16 (6.99%) Node.js
3 15 (6.55%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.68%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (2.62%) Apache
5 6 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (2.18%) JBoss
7 4 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.75%) Jetty
8 3 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.31%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.87%) Confluence
9 2 (0.87%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.87%) Liferay
9 2 (0.87%) IIS
9 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.31%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.31%) GitHub
5 3 (1.31%) SaaS
6 2 (0.87%) Heroku
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.61%) HTTP
2 18 (7.86%) Internet
3 4 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.75%) Converged Networks
4 2 (0.87%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.44%) LDAP
5 1 (0.44%) SMTP
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.44%) DNS
5 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.55%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.68%) Big Data
4 12 (5.24%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.24%) MySQL
5 8 (3.49%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.18%) Redis
9 4 (1.75%) DB2
9 4 (1.75%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.31%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.31%) HBase
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 56 (24.45%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.54%) Subversion
3 28 (12.23%) Jenkins
4 23 (10.04%) Maven
5 22 (9.61%) Cucumber
6 21 (9.17%) WebDriver
6 21 (9.17%) Selenium
7 15 (6.55%) TeamCity
8 14 (6.11%) SpecFlow
9 13 (5.68%) JIRA
9 13 (5.68%) JUnit
10 12 (5.24%) Jasmine
10 12 (5.24%) Grunt
11 10 (4.37%) Karma Test Runner
11 10 (4.37%) Capybara
11 10 (4.37%) WATIR
12 8 (3.49%) Hudson
12 8 (3.49%) Bower
13 6 (2.62%) Gradle
13 6 (2.62%) Mockito
General
1 43 (18.78%) Banking
2 39 (17.03%) Finance
3 31 (13.54%) Investment Banking
4 22 (9.61%) Front Office
5 6 (2.62%) Retail
6 4 (1.75%) Back Office
6 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.31%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.87%) Marketing
8 2 (0.87%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.87%) Hindi Language
8 2 (0.87%) Publishing
8 2 (0.87%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 174 (75.98%) Developer
2 66 (28.82%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.17%) Senior Developer
4 18 (7.86%) .NET Developer
4 18 (7.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (6.11%) Web Developer
6 13 (5.68%) Architect
6 13 (5.68%) C# Developer
7 8 (3.49%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.49%) Analyst
7 8 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (2.62%) Android Developer
9 6 (2.62%) iOS Developer
10 5 (2.18%) Umbraco Developer
10 5 (2.18%) Node.js Developer
10 5 (2.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (2.18%) Chief Architect
10 5 (2.18%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.18%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (34.93%) Web Services
2 73 (31.88%) HTML
3 57 (24.89%) AngularJS
4 49 (21.40%) HTML5
5 46 (20.09%) CSS
6 40 (17.47%) Spring
7 39 (17.03%) .NET
8 32 (13.97%) JSON
9 29 (12.66%) CSS3
10 27 (11.79%) Hibernate
11 26 (11.35%) ASP.NET
11 26 (11.35%) WCF
12 24 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (10.48%) XML
13 22 (9.61%) SOAP
13 22 (9.61%) jQuery
14 21 (9.17%) Backbone.js
14 21 (9.17%) .NET Framework
14 21 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (8.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.04%) User Experience
2 11 (4.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 9 (3.93%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.49%) Visualisation
5 6 (2.62%) Streaming Video
5 6 (2.62%) Derivative
6 5 (2.18%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.18%) Social Media
7 4 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.31%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.31%) iPhone
8 3 (1.31%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.31%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) iPad
9 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.87%) Statistics
10 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.11%) Linux
2 12 (5.24%) Android
3 10 (4.37%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.49%) Windows
5 7 (3.06%) UNIX
6 2 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (41.92%) TDD
3 63 (27.51%) BDD
4 52 (22.71%) Scrum
5 49 (21.40%) OO
6 41 (17.90%) MVC
7 38 (16.59%) E-Commerce
8 30 (13.10%) Pair Programming
9 24 (10.48%) Open Source
10 23 (10.04%) SOA
11 22 (9.61%) Software Engineering
12 21 (9.17%) Unit Testing
13 20 (8.73%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (8.73%) Mentoring
14 17 (7.42%) Web Development
15 16 (6.99%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (6.55%) DevOps
16 15 (6.55%) Multithreading
17 13 (5.68%) Kanban
17 13 (5.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 113 (49.34%) Java
2 90 (39.30%) JavaScript
3 55 (24.02%) C#
4 48 (20.96%) SQL
5 29 (12.66%) Scala
6 22 (9.61%) Ruby
7 20 (8.73%) PHP
8 17 (7.42%) Python
9 10 (4.37%) Groovy
10 6 (2.62%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.75%) C++
11 4 (1.75%) Perl
12 2 (0.87%) R
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 13 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.62%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) HL7
2 1 (0.44%) DICOM
System Software
1 5 (2.18%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.18%) Oozie
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (9.17%) Oracle
2 16 (6.99%) EPiServer
2 16 (6.99%) Sitecore
3 12 (5.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.18%) Sybase
6 4 (1.75%) Adobe
7 3 (1.31%) Facebook
7 3 (1.31%) Twitter
7 3 (1.31%) WorldPay
8 2 (0.87%) FatWire
8 2 (0.87%) hybris
8 2 (0.87%) Sencha
8 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.87%) IBM
9 1 (0.44%) InterSystems
9 1 (0.44%) Tableau
9 1 (0.44%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.44%) Google
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