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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 92 87 139
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +52
Contract jobs citing RESTful 60 110 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.91% 2.19% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.01% 7.12% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 91 62
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
London

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
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the City of London region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 76 (63.33%) Java
2 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 47 (39.17%) Web Services
5 46 (38.33%) TDD
6 45 (37.50%) HTML
7 41 (34.17%) CSS
8 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 32 (26.67%) Scrum
11 27 (22.50%) Spring
12 25 (20.83%) BDD
13 24 (20.00%) Maven
14 23 (19.17%) C#
14 23 (19.17%) SQL
14 23 (19.17%) .NET
15 22 (18.33%) Hibernate
15 22 (18.33%) Multithreading
16 20 (16.67%) jQuery
16 20 (16.67%) MVC
16 20 (16.67%) OO
17 19 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (15.83%) HTML5
17 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
18 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
18 18 (15.00%) Finance
19 17 (14.17%) Banking
19 17 (14.17%) Oracle
20 16 (13.33%) MySQL
20 16 (13.33%) TeamCity

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (10.83%) Node.js
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (5.83%) Apache
4 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.50%) JBoss
6 3 (2.50%) Jetty
7 2 (1.67%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.67%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.83%) Drupal
8 1 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.83%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.67%) GitHub
4 2 (1.67%) PaaS
4 2 (1.67%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.83%) Heroku
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
2 16 (13.33%) MySQL
3 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.17%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.83%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.17%) Big Data
8 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
9 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.50%) HBase
10 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.50%) Redis
11 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (1.67%) Infinispan
11 2 (1.67%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 24 (20.00%) Maven
3 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
4 16 (13.33%) Subversion
4 16 (13.33%) TeamCity
5 11 (9.17%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.33%) Eclipse
7 8 (6.67%) Selenium
8 7 (5.83%) WebDriver
9 6 (5.00%) Hudson
9 6 (5.00%) JUnit
10 5 (4.17%) Grunt
11 4 (3.33%) Gradle
11 4 (3.33%) JIRA
12 3 (2.50%) Mocha
12 3 (2.50%) Mockito
12 3 (2.50%) MSTest
12 3 (2.50%) NUnit
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Banking
3 13 (10.83%) Front Office
4 10 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.00%) Publishing
6 5 (4.17%) Legal
7 3 (2.50%) Back Office
7 3 (2.50%) Games
7 3 (2.50%) Marketing
8 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Automotive
9 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 100 (83.33%) Developer
2 51 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 26 (21.67%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.83%) .NET Developer
4 13 (10.83%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.17%) HTML Developer
11 5 (4.17%) PHP Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.17%) Web Services
2 45 (37.50%) HTML
3 41 (34.17%) CSS
4 27 (22.50%) Spring
5 23 (19.17%) .NET
6 22 (18.33%) Hibernate
7 20 (16.67%) jQuery
8 19 (15.83%) HTML5
9 16 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 14 (11.67%) ASP.NET
10 14 (11.67%) CSS3
10 14 (11.67%) REST
10 14 (11.67%) XML
11 12 (10.00%) Ajax
11 12 (10.00%) JSON
11 12 (10.00%) SOAP
12 10 (8.33%) J2EE
12 10 (8.33%) JMS
13 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 8 (6.67%) User Experience
2 7 (5.83%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) Equities
5 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.50%) Replication
6 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.67%) Fintech
6 2 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.67%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.83%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
7 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (6.67%) Android
2 8 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (5.83%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.33%) Unix
5 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.83%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.33%) TDD
3 36 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (26.67%) Scrum
5 25 (20.83%) BDD
6 22 (18.33%) Multithreading
7 20 (16.67%) MVC
7 20 (16.67%) OO
8 14 (11.67%) SOA
9 12 (10.00%) Kanban
9 12 (10.00%) Pair Programming
9 12 (10.00%) Web Development
10 11 (9.17%) Data Modelling
10 11 (9.17%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 10 (8.33%) Front End Development
11 10 (8.33%) OOP
11 10 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 76 (63.33%) Java
2 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.17%) C#
3 23 (19.17%) SQL
4 15 (12.50%) Scala
5 11 (9.17%) PHP
6 6 (5.00%) Ruby
7 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.33%) Groovy
8 4 (3.33%) Python
9 3 (2.50%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.50%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.67%) AWK
10 2 (1.67%) C++
10 2 (1.67%) sed
10 2 (1.67%) SOQL
10 2 (1.67%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.83%) HDFS
3 1 (0.83%) LXC
3 1 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) Oozie
2 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.83%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Oracle
2 4 (3.33%) Google
2 4 (3.33%) SAP
3 3 (2.50%) hybris
3 3 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.50%) Splunk
3 3 (2.50%) Twitter
4 2 (1.67%) Facebook
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.67%) Sybase
4 2 (1.67%) Telerik
5 1 (0.83%) Akamai
5 1 (0.83%) Apigee
5 1 (0.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.83%) PayPal
5 1 (0.83%) Perforce
5 1 (0.83%) Siebel
5 1 (0.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.83%) Teradata
5 1 (0.83%) Zend
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