The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 133 106 127
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Contract jobs citing RESTful 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 2.01% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Average daily rate £450 £269 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% -23.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
864 596 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.40% 26.47% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 343 476
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 60
Average hourly rate £35.80 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
RESTful
England

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the East of England region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 5 £488 +109.67% 4
Essex - 3 £450 -
Cambridgeshire -15 1 £325 +20.93% 8
Norfolk - 1 £350 - 1
Suffolk - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
3 22 (68.75%) CSS
3 22 (68.75%) Web Services
3 22 (68.75%) MVC
4 21 (65.63%) HTML
4 21 (65.63%) .NET
5 20 (62.50%) C#
5 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (59.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
7 18 (56.25%) CSS3
8 17 (53.13%) Node.js
8 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
8 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
8 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (53.13%) HTML5
9 16 (50.00%) NUnit
9 16 (50.00%) OO
10 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
10 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (43.75%) TeamCity
11 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
12 13 (40.63%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (40.63%) RavenDB
12 13 (40.63%) CQRS
12 13 (40.63%) Neo4j
13 12 (37.50%) BDD
14 11 (34.38%) Domain-Driven Design

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 17 (53.13%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
1 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) RavenDB
3 13 (40.63%) Neo4j
4 6 (18.75%) MySQL
5 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.25%) Triplestore
7 2 (6.25%) MarkLogic
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
2 16 (50.00%) NUnit
3 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
4 14 (43.75%) TeamCity
5 8 (25.00%) MSTest
6 1 (3.13%) WiX
6 1 (3.13%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
6 1 (3.13%) Xcode
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 7 (21.88%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) CSS
1 22 (68.75%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
2 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET
4 18 (56.25%) CSS3
5 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (53.13%) HTML5
6 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (40.63%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (25.00%) Silverlight
10 6 (18.75%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) jQuery
12 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
12 3 (9.38%) JMS
12 3 (9.38%) XSLT
12 3 (9.38%) JSP
12 3 (9.38%) Struts
12 3 (9.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
1 3 (9.38%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
2 2 (6.25%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) TDD
2 22 (68.75%) MVC
3 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (53.13%) Unit Testing
5 16 (50.00%) OO
6 13 (40.63%) CQRS
7 12 (37.50%) BDD
8 11 (34.38%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (28.13%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 6 (18.75%) UML
12 4 (12.50%) System Testing
13 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
13 3 (9.38%) Migration
13 3 (9.38%) SOA
13 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
13 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
14 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
14 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 2 (6.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) XQuery
6 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.13%) XAML
7 1 (3.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCTS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCSD
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Facebook
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.13%) FatWire
2 1 (3.13%) Apple
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
Norwich
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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