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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 83 143 144
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +1
Contract jobs citing RESTful 120 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.31% 1.11% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 3.67% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 59 38
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £36.50
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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
1561 1851 1679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.09% 30.16% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1248 1376 1350
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £27.37 £42.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.60% -68.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 30 March 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 30 March 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.

1 131 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (43.22%) Java
3 99 (41.95%) TDD
4 94 (39.83%) JavaScript
5 89 (37.71%) HTML
6 82 (34.75%) Web Services
7 67 (28.39%) Scrum
8 62 (26.27%) OO
9 60 (25.42%) CSS
9 60 (25.42%) BDD
10 58 (24.58%) C#
10 58 (24.58%) MVC
11 57 (24.15%) .NET
11 57 (24.15%) HTML5
12 56 (23.73%) AngularJS
13 43 (18.22%) SQL
14 41 (17.37%) Finance
15 39 (16.53%) Spring
16 37 (15.68%) Banking
16 37 (15.68%) Git (software)
17 36 (15.25%) ASP.NET
17 36 (15.25%) E-Commerce
18 33 (13.98%) SQL Server
19 32 (13.56%) XML
19 32 (13.56%) JSON
19 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (13.56%) CSS3
20 31 (13.14%) Responsive Web Design
20 31 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (12.71%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (10.17%) CMS
2 14 (5.93%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.93%) Umbraco
2 14 (5.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (5.93%) Kentico
3 13 (5.51%) Node.js
4 11 (4.66%) Adobe CQ
5 9 (3.81%) IIS
5 9 (3.81%) Apache
6 7 (2.97%) JBoss
7 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.85%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.85%) Liferay
9 2 (0.85%) WordPress
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (0.42%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.42%) MS Project
2 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.85%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.42%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.42%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.27%) GitHub
4 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) Force.com
5 1 (0.42%) IaaS
5 1 (0.42%) ElastiCache
5 1 (0.42%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Heroku
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.44%) Internet
2 14 (5.93%) HTTP
3 4 (1.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.42%) SAN
4 1 (0.42%) DNS
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (0.42%) AMQP
4 1 (0.42%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.42%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.93%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.51%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.08%) Big Data
5 8 (3.39%) MySQL
5 8 (3.39%) Jackrabbit
6 7 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.54%) Redis
7 6 (2.54%) DB2
7 6 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.54%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.69%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.27%) Triplestore
10 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.85%) OpenTSDB
12 1 (0.42%) DataStax
12 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (15.68%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.17%) Subversion
2 24 (10.17%) WebDriver
3 20 (8.47%) Grunt
3 20 (8.47%) Maven
4 19 (8.05%) Selenium
5 16 (6.78%) JUnit
5 16 (6.78%) Jenkins
6 15 (6.36%) JIRA
7 14 (5.93%) Cucumber
7 14 (5.93%) Bower
8 12 (5.08%) Jasmine
9 11 (4.66%) Mockito
10 9 (3.81%) SpecFlow
11 8 (3.39%) Xcode
12 6 (2.54%) Hudson
13 5 (2.12%) Ant
13 5 (2.12%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.69%) Fiddler
14 4 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 41 (17.37%) Finance
2 37 (15.68%) Banking
3 30 (12.71%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.81%) Retail
4 9 (3.81%) Front Office
5 6 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.12%) Back Office
7 3 (1.27%) Legal
7 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Marketing
7 3 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.85%) Hindi Language
8 2 (0.85%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Electronics
8 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (83.90%) Developer
2 57 (24.15%) Java Developer
3 28 (11.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 26 (11.02%) Senior Developer
5 21 (8.90%) .NET Developer
6 19 (8.05%) Web Developer
7 17 (7.20%) C# Developer
8 9 (3.81%) Architect
8 9 (3.81%) iOS Developer
9 8 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (2.97%) Scala Developer
10 7 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
11 6 (2.54%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.54%) Software Engineer
11 6 (2.54%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (2.12%) Android Developer
12 5 (2.12%) Python Developer
12 5 (2.12%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (2.12%) PHP Developer
13 4 (1.69%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (37.71%) HTML
2 82 (34.75%) Web Services
3 60 (25.42%) CSS
4 57 (24.15%) .NET
4 57 (24.15%) HTML5
5 56 (23.73%) AngularJS
6 39 (16.53%) Spring
7 36 (15.25%) ASP.NET
8 32 (13.56%) JSON
8 32 (13.56%) XML
8 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (13.56%) CSS3
9 29 (12.29%) WCF
9 29 (12.29%) jQuery
10 26 (11.02%) SOAP
11 25 (10.59%) .NET Framework
12 24 (10.17%) Hibernate
13 23 (9.75%) J2EE
14 22 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 21 (8.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.44%) User Experience
2 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.51%) Open Source
4 10 (4.24%) Derivative
4 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.97%) Streaming Video
6 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.12%) Video on Demand
6 5 (2.12%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.69%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.27%) Streaming Media
8 3 (1.27%) Online Games
8 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.27%) iPhone
8 3 (1.27%) Social Media
8 3 (1.27%) iPad
8 3 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.90%) Linux
2 19 (8.05%) UNIX
3 17 (7.20%) Windows
4 13 (5.51%) Android
4 13 (5.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (55.51%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (41.95%) TDD
3 67 (28.39%) Scrum
4 62 (26.27%) OO
5 60 (25.42%) BDD
6 58 (24.58%) MVC
7 36 (15.25%) E-Commerce
8 31 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (13.14%) Responsive Web Design
9 30 (12.71%) SOA
10 29 (12.29%) Unit Testing
11 27 (11.44%) Pair Programming
12 24 (10.17%) Web Development
13 23 (9.75%) Data Modelling
14 21 (8.90%) Mentoring
15 16 (6.78%) Software Engineering
16 12 (5.08%) Kanban
16 12 (5.08%) Test Automation
17 10 (4.24%) iOS Development
17 10 (4.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 102 (43.22%) Java
2 94 (39.83%) JavaScript
3 58 (24.58%) C#
4 43 (18.22%) SQL
5 20 (8.47%) Python
6 19 (8.05%) Scala
7 14 (5.93%) Ruby
7 14 (5.93%) PHP
8 9 (3.81%) T-SQL
8 9 (3.81%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.97%) C++
10 5 (2.12%) Perl
10 5 (2.12%) Groovy
11 4 (1.69%) Haskell
11 4 (1.69%) C
11 4 (1.69%) VBA
12 3 (1.27%) SPARQL
12 3 (1.27%) R
13 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.42%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (4.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.97%) Degree
3 5 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) HL7
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.42%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Oozie
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.42%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 16 (6.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.36%) EPiServer
3 14 (5.93%) Sitecore
4 8 (3.39%) Oracle
5 6 (2.54%) Sybase
5 6 (2.54%) Adobe
6 5 (2.12%) Google
7 4 (1.69%) IBM
7 4 (1.69%) Twitter
8 3 (1.27%) Facebook
8 3 (1.27%) hybris
9 2 (0.85%) Sencha
9 2 (0.85%) Apple
9 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.85%) SAP
9 2 (0.85%) FatWire
10 1 (0.42%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.42%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.42%) Reuters
10 1 (0.42%) InterSystems
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