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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 109 100 148
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Contract jobs citing RESTful 88 105 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 1.81% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.49% 6.05% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 82 70
Average daily rate
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£500 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.83% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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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
1604 1735 2171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.49% 29.87% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1318 1291 1627
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £58.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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.

1 107 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (50.00%) Java
3 78 (39.80%) TDD
4 73 (37.24%) Web Services
5 72 (36.73%) JavaScript
6 61 (31.12%) Git (software)
7 56 (28.57%) HTML
8 51 (26.02%) BDD
9 44 (22.45%) AngularJS
10 43 (21.94%) C#
11 42 (21.43%) Banking
12 37 (18.88%) SQL
13 35 (17.86%) CSS
14 34 (17.35%) Scrum
14 34 (17.35%) Multithreading
14 34 (17.35%) HTML5
15 33 (16.84%) Scala
15 33 (16.84%) Maven
16 31 (15.82%) Investment Banking
16 31 (15.82%) Finance
17 30 (15.31%) Subversion
18 29 (14.80%) Spring
18 29 (14.80%) Front Office
18 29 (14.80%) MVC
19 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
19 28 (14.29%) OO
20 26 (13.27%) .NET
20 26 (13.27%) Oracle
21 25 (12.76%) Jenkins
22 24 (12.24%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (10.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (6.63%) Node.js
3 12 (6.12%) CMS
4 10 (5.10%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.10%) Umbraco
5 8 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (4.08%) Kentico
6 5 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.55%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.55%) Apache
7 4 (2.04%) Jetty
8 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.02%) Confluence
9 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.02%) JBoss
9 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.53%) SaaS
4 3 (1.53%) GitHub
5 2 (1.02%) Heroku
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.18%) HTTP
2 9 (4.59%) Internet
3 4 (2.04%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.04%) Converged Networks
4 2 (1.02%) Firewall
5 1 (0.51%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.73%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.12%) Big Data
4 11 (5.61%) MySQL
5 10 (5.10%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.08%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.55%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.55%) HBase
10 4 (2.04%) Redis
11 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.02%) Impala
11 2 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (31.12%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.84%) Maven
3 30 (15.31%) Subversion
4 25 (12.76%) Jenkins
5 22 (11.22%) TeamCity
6 20 (10.20%) Cucumber
7 19 (9.69%) Selenium
8 18 (9.18%) WebDriver
9 14 (7.14%) Jasmine
10 13 (6.63%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (6.63%) SpecFlow
11 11 (5.61%) Capybara
11 11 (5.61%) JIRA
11 11 (5.61%) WATIR
12 9 (4.59%) Gradle
12 9 (4.59%) Grunt
13 7 (3.57%) Bower
13 7 (3.57%) JUnit
14 5 (2.55%) JMeter
15 4 (2.04%) Xcode
General
1 42 (21.43%) Banking
2 31 (15.82%) Investment Banking
2 31 (15.82%) Finance
3 29 (14.80%) Front Office
4 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.53%) Marketing
5 3 (1.53%) Retail
5 3 (1.53%) Legal
6 2 (1.02%) Publishing
6 2 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (73.47%) Developer
2 56 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
4 13 (6.63%) Web Developer
5 11 (5.61%) Architect
5 11 (5.61%) .NET Developer
5 11 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (5.10%) iOS Developer
7 9 (4.59%) C# Developer
7 9 (4.59%) Analyst
8 7 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (3.57%) Android Developer
9 6 (3.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (2.55%) Chief Architect
10 5 (2.55%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.04%) Software Engineer
11 4 (2.04%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (2.04%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 4 (2.04%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.04%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (37.24%) Web Services
2 56 (28.57%) HTML
3 44 (22.45%) AngularJS
4 35 (17.86%) CSS
5 34 (17.35%) HTML5
6 29 (14.80%) Spring
7 26 (13.27%) .NET
8 24 (12.24%) JMS
9 21 (10.71%) CSS3
10 19 (9.69%) JSON
11 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET
11 18 (9.18%) jQuery
12 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (7.65%) Backbone.js
12 15 (7.65%) SOAP
13 14 (7.14%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.14%) WCF
14 12 (6.12%) XML
14 12 (6.12%) REST
14 12 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.24%) User Experience
2 19 (9.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 6 (3.06%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.53%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.53%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.02%) Social Media
6 2 (1.02%) Statistics
6 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.51%) DTV
7 1 (0.51%) BBC
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.63%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.12%) Android
3 9 (4.59%) Linux
4 6 (3.06%) UNIX
5 4 (2.04%) Windows
6 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (54.59%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (39.80%) TDD
3 51 (26.02%) BDD
4 34 (17.35%) Multithreading
4 34 (17.35%) Scrum
5 29 (14.80%) MVC
6 28 (14.29%) OO
7 22 (11.22%) E-Commerce
8 21 (10.71%) Pair Programming
9 20 (10.20%) Open Source
10 18 (9.18%) DevOps
11 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.65%) SOA
12 14 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 14 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 12 (6.12%) Load Testing
13 12 (6.12%) Test Automation
13 12 (6.12%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.61%) iOS Development
14 11 (5.61%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 98 (50.00%) Java
2 72 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 43 (21.94%) C#
4 37 (18.88%) SQL
5 33 (16.84%) Scala
6 18 (9.18%) Ruby
7 16 (8.16%) PHP
8 10 (5.10%) Groovy
9 9 (4.59%) Python
10 7 (3.57%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.53%) C++
11 3 (1.53%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.02%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.51%) Clojure
13 1 (0.51%) Perl
13 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.57%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.02%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) Oozie
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (13.27%) Oracle
2 10 (5.10%) Sitecore
3 9 (4.59%) EPiServer
4 6 (3.06%) SAP
4 6 (3.06%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.04%) Sybase
6 2 (1.02%) Google
6 2 (1.02%) Adobe
6 2 (1.02%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.51%) hybris
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau
7 1 (0.51%) SOASTA, Inc
7 1 (0.51%) Apple
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