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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
London / City of London
Rank 64 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing RESTful 94 68 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.17% 2.15% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 6.79% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 58 100
Median daily rate £500 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £321 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
1059 1001 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.68% 31.72% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 843 1266
Median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 125 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (58.59%) JavaScript
3 94 (47.47%) CSS
4 88 (44.44%) TDD
5 86 (43.43%) HTML
6 68 (34.34%) Web Services
7 64 (32.32%) Java
8 54 (27.27%) C#
9 53 (26.77%) .NET
10 48 (24.24%) OO
10 48 (24.24%) AngularJS
11 47 (23.74%) jQuery
12 39 (19.70%) Git (software)
12 39 (19.70%) React
13 38 (19.19%) Pair Programming
13 38 (19.19%) OOP
14 37 (18.69%) BDD
14 37 (18.69%) REST
15 36 (18.18%) Unit Testing
16 35 (17.68%) Scrum
17 33 (16.67%) HTML5
18 32 (16.16%) Node.js
18 32 (16.16%) SQL Server
19 31 (15.66%) SQL
20 29 (14.65%) Web Development
20 29 (14.65%) Front End Development
21 28 (14.14%) NoSQL
21 28 (14.14%) WebDriver
21 28 (14.14%) MVC
22 27 (13.64%) Continuous Integration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (10.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 20 (10.10%) Apache
2 9 (4.55%) CMS
2 9 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.54%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.53%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.52%) IIS
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.01%) Confluence
7 2 (1.01%) Drupal
7 2 (1.01%) WordPress
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.02%) GitHub
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.52%) Office 365
6 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.01%) Google Play
6 2 (1.01%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Route 53
7 1 (0.51%) SaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) HTTP
2 16 (8.08%) Internet
3 7 (3.54%) RTP
3 7 (3.54%) RTSP
4 4 (2.02%) AMQP
5 2 (1.01%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.51%) LDAP
6 1 (0.51%) Network Security
6 1 (0.51%) SSL
6 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.09%) MySQL
4 17 (8.59%) MongoDB
5 14 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.04%) HBase
8 5 (2.53%) Big Data
9 4 (2.02%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.52%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.52%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.52%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.01%) DB2
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.51%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.51%) SimpleDB
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (19.70%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.14%) WebDriver
3 21 (10.61%) Mockito
4 16 (8.08%) Selenium
5 15 (7.58%) Moq
5 15 (7.58%) NUnit
6 14 (7.07%) JIRA
6 14 (7.07%) MSTest
7 13 (6.57%) Cucumber
7 13 (6.57%) gulp
8 11 (5.56%) Jenkins
9 10 (5.05%) JUnit
9 10 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (4.04%) Subversion
11 7 (3.54%) Maven
12 6 (3.03%) Protractor
12 6 (3.03%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.53%) PHPUnit
14 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.02%) Xcode
General
1 14 (7.07%) Finance
2 8 (4.04%) Banking
3 6 (3.03%) Back Office
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 5 (2.53%) Front Office
4 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.02%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Advertising
6 3 (1.52%) Games
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
7 2 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.01%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (87.88%) Developer
2 35 (17.68%) JavaScript Developer
3 34 (17.17%) Java Developer
4 33 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 26 (13.13%) C# Developer
6 22 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 17 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 16 (8.08%) Developer in Test
8 16 (8.08%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (7.07%) Angular Developer
9 14 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (6.57%) Node.js Developer
11 10 (5.05%) .NET Developer
12 9 (4.55%) Architect
12 9 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.54%) iOS Developer
14 7 (3.54%) Lead Developer
15 5 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (2.53%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (47.47%) CSS
2 86 (43.43%) HTML
3 68 (34.34%) Web Services
4 53 (26.77%) .NET
5 48 (24.24%) AngularJS
6 47 (23.74%) jQuery
7 39 (19.70%) React
8 37 (18.69%) REST
9 33 (16.67%) HTML5
10 32 (16.16%) Node.js
11 27 (13.64%) JSON
12 25 (12.63%) CSS3
13 24 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
14 21 (10.61%) WCF
15 20 (10.10%) Apache Felix
15 20 (10.10%) Spring
15 20 (10.10%) XML
16 19 (9.60%) .NET Framework
16 19 (9.60%) Ajax
16 19 (9.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.11%) User Experience
2 15 (7.58%) Mobile App
3 14 (7.07%) RIA
4 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.54%) MPEG
5 7 (3.54%) Streaming Video
6 5 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.02%) iPad
8 3 (1.52%) iPhone
8 3 (1.52%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.52%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.52%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.01%) Blog
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.01%) NHS
9 2 (1.01%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 17 (8.59%) Windows
3 16 (8.08%) Android
4 7 (3.54%) Linux
5 3 (1.52%) Unix
6 2 (1.01%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (44.44%) TDD
3 48 (24.24%) OO
4 38 (19.19%) OOP
4 38 (19.19%) Pair Programming
5 37 (18.69%) BDD
6 36 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 35 (17.68%) Scrum
8 29 (14.65%) Front End Development
8 29 (14.65%) Web Development
9 28 (14.14%) MVC
10 27 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (12.63%) High Availability
12 23 (11.62%) Microservices
13 21 (10.61%) Open Source
14 20 (10.10%) Low Latency
15 16 (8.08%) Agile Testing
16 15 (7.58%) E-Commerce
16 15 (7.58%) SOA
17 14 (7.07%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 116 (58.59%) JavaScript
2 64 (32.32%) Java
3 54 (27.27%) C#
4 31 (15.66%) SQL
5 16 (8.08%) T-SQL
6 13 (6.57%) ES6
7 9 (4.55%) Apple Swift
7 9 (4.55%) Python
8 8 (4.04%) Objective-C
8 8 (4.04%) PHP
8 8 (4.04%) Scala
9 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.01%) Dart
10 2 (1.01%) Ruby
10 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.01%) XPath
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (3.03%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (1.01%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (3.54%) Active Directory
1 7 (3.54%) Docker
2 4 (2.02%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.51%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.01%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (1.01%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.01%) Mesos
3 1 (0.51%) Marathon
Vendors
1 9 (4.55%) Adobe
2 8 (4.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.54%) Brightcove
4 4 (2.02%) Google
5 3 (1.52%) OpenText
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle
5 3 (1.52%) RedDot
5 3 (1.52%) Sybase
5 3 (1.52%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.01%) Teradata
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.51%) Pardot
7 1 (0.51%) PayPal
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.51%) SAP
7 1 (0.51%) Telerik
7 1 (0.51%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.51%) Zend
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 & 12 months contracts available
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago