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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 88 136 146
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 116 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.06% 1.07% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.91% 3.61% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 68 43
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
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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
1678 2023 1853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.74% 29.76% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1533 1445
Average daily rate £425 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 136 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (47.73%) Java
3 102 (46.36%) Web Services
4 98 (44.55%) TDD
5 91 (41.36%) HTML
6 81 (36.82%) JavaScript
7 70 (31.82%) Scrum
8 62 (28.18%) HTML5
9 60 (27.27%) CSS
10 58 (26.36%) MVC
11 53 (24.09%) OO
11 53 (24.09%) BDD
12 44 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 43 (19.55%) C#
14 41 (18.64%) .NET
15 39 (17.73%) JSON
16 38 (17.27%) AngularJS
17 37 (16.82%) E-Commerce
18 36 (16.36%) Spring
19 35 (15.91%) SOA
20 34 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (15.00%) XML
22 32 (14.55%) Scala
23 30 (13.64%) Finance
24 29 (13.18%) SQL
24 29 (13.18%) jQuery
24 29 (13.18%) Banking
24 29 (13.18%) CSS3
25 26 (11.82%) Subversion
25 26 (11.82%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.55%) CMS
3 7 (3.18%) JBoss
3 7 (3.18%) Apache
3 7 (3.18%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (2.73%) IIS
5 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.36%) Mule
5 3 (1.36%) Node.js
5 3 (1.36%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.91%) Kentico
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.45%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) ION MarketView
1 6 (2.73%) RMDS
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.91%) Heroku
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.73%) Internet
2 14 (6.36%) HTTP
3 3 (1.36%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.36%) LDAP
3 3 (1.36%) AMQP
4 2 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.55%) NoSQL
2 19 (8.64%) MySQL
3 14 (6.36%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.00%) Big Data
4 11 (5.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.09%) Redis
5 9 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.64%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.73%) DB2
7 6 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.27%) Jackrabbit
8 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.82%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.82%) Couchbase
9 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.36%) Triplestore
11 2 (0.91%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 44 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.82%) Subversion
3 23 (10.45%) Selenium
4 20 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 19 (8.64%) Maven
6 17 (7.73%) Cucumber
7 15 (6.82%) JIRA
7 15 (6.82%) Xcode
8 13 (5.91%) Grunt
8 13 (5.91%) Mockito
8 13 (5.91%) TeamCity
9 11 (5.00%) JUnit
9 11 (5.00%) Jenkins
9 11 (5.00%) Jasmine
10 8 (3.64%) Bower
11 7 (3.18%) Ant
11 7 (3.18%) Mercurial
11 7 (3.18%) SpecFlow
12 6 (2.73%) JMeter
13 4 (1.82%) MSTest
General
1 30 (13.64%) Finance
2 29 (13.18%) Banking
3 23 (10.45%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.00%) Front Office
5 6 (2.73%) Games
6 5 (2.27%) Publishing
6 5 (2.27%) Retail
7 4 (1.82%) Marketing
7 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.91%) Law
8 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (82.73%) Developer
2 62 (28.18%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.55%) Senior Developer
4 17 (7.73%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (7.27%) PHP Developer
6 15 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 15 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 15 (6.82%) iOS Developer
7 14 (6.36%) Scala Developer
8 13 (5.91%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (3.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (2.73%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.73%) Senior Web Developer
11 5 (2.27%) Java Swing Developer
11 5 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
12 4 (1.82%) Hybris Developer
12 4 (1.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (1.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (46.36%) Web Services
2 91 (41.36%) HTML
3 62 (28.18%) HTML5
4 60 (27.27%) CSS
5 41 (18.64%) .NET
6 39 (17.73%) JSON
7 38 (17.27%) AngularJS
8 36 (16.36%) Spring
9 33 (15.00%) XML
10 29 (13.18%) jQuery
10 29 (13.18%) CSS3
11 24 (10.91%) ASP.NET
12 22 (10.00%) J2EE
13 21 (9.55%) SOAP
14 19 (8.64%) Hibernate
15 17 (7.73%) Backbone.js
16 16 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (5.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
18 12 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.91%) User Experience
3 11 (5.00%) Open Source
4 9 (4.09%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.64%) Fixed Income
6 7 (3.18%) Derivative
7 6 (2.73%) Online Games
7 6 (2.73%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.73%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.27%) Video on Demand
8 5 (2.27%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (1.82%) iPhone
9 4 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.36%) DTV
10 3 (1.36%) NHS
10 3 (1.36%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.36%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.82%) UNIX
2 22 (10.00%) Linux
3 19 (8.64%) Apple iOS
4 18 (8.18%) Windows
5 12 (5.45%) Android
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (44.55%) TDD
3 70 (31.82%) Scrum
4 58 (26.36%) MVC
5 53 (24.09%) OO
5 53 (24.09%) BDD
6 37 (16.82%) E-Commerce
7 35 (15.91%) SOA
8 34 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 20 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (7.73%) Data Modelling
11 17 (7.73%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.73%) DevOps
12 16 (7.27%) iOS Development
12 16 (7.27%) Web Development
12 16 (7.27%) Pair Programming
13 13 (5.91%) Software Engineering
14 12 (5.45%) Test Automation
14 12 (5.45%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 105 (47.73%) Java
2 81 (36.82%) JavaScript
3 43 (19.55%) C#
4 32 (14.55%) Scala
5 29 (13.18%) SQL
6 19 (8.64%) PHP
7 15 (6.82%) Objective-C
8 14 (6.36%) Python
9 12 (5.45%) Groovy
10 8 (3.64%) Ruby
10 8 (3.64%) C++
11 4 (1.82%) Haskell
11 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.36%) C
12 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.36%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.91%) Golang
13 2 (0.91%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (5.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) HDFS
2 1 (0.45%) Squid
2 1 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.91%) Oozie
3 1 (0.45%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.45%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (6.82%) Oracle
2 9 (4.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.18%) Google
3 7 (3.18%) New Relic
4 6 (2.73%) ION Trading
4 6 (2.73%) TIBCO
5 4 (1.82%) Rackspace
5 4 (1.82%) hybris
5 4 (1.82%) Zend
5 4 (1.82%) Sybase
5 4 (1.82%) Adobe
6 3 (1.36%) Apple
6 3 (1.36%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.36%) Twitter
7 2 (0.91%) Facebook
7 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.91%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.91%) IBM
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
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