The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 83 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +17
Contract jobs citing RESTful 41 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.62% 0.75% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.81% 2.65% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 6
Average daily rate £455 £369 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.38% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £399 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
RESTful
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
602 756 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.73% 28.39% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 418 477
Average daily rate £375 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 32
Average hourly rate £30.50 £38.00 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +6.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £515 +52.59% 7
Hertfordshire +5 8 - - 6
Norfolk - 8 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 7 £394 - 3
Essex - 3 £375 - 2
Suffolk +3 1 £400 - 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 78 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (47.79%) Java
3 42 (37.17%) HTML
4 41 (36.28%) Web Services
5 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
6 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
6 32 (28.32%) Spring
7 31 (27.43%) SQL
8 29 (25.66%) BDD
9 27 (23.89%) XML
10 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
11 25 (22.12%) JUnit
11 25 (22.12%) .NET
11 25 (22.12%) C#
11 25 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (21.24%) Cucumber
12 24 (21.24%) MVC
13 23 (20.35%) SOAP
13 23 (20.35%) Jenkins
14 21 (18.58%) Red Hat
14 21 (18.58%) Scrum
14 21 (18.58%) Automated Testing
15 20 (17.70%) TDD
15 20 (17.70%) OO
15 20 (17.70%) User Stories
15 20 (17.70%) Apache Camel
16 19 (16.81%) Apache ServiceMix
16 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
16 19 (16.81%) Unix
16 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (16.81%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (9.73%) Apache
3 10 (8.85%) CMS
4 6 (5.31%) IIS
4 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.54%) Confluence
5 4 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.65%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.77%) Node.js
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.88%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) MS Office
1 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (9.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (9.73%) Force.com
2 10 (8.85%) Heroku
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.81%) DB2
3 10 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.42%) MySQL
5 4 (3.54%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.65%) DbVisualizer
6 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.77%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.88%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.88%) Impala
8 1 (0.88%) Redis
8 1 (0.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) JUnit
2 24 (21.24%) Cucumber
3 23 (20.35%) Jenkins
4 19 (16.81%) Maven
5 13 (11.50%) Subversion
6 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.73%) Selenium
6 11 (9.73%) WebDriver
7 8 (7.08%) Appium
7 8 (7.08%) HP UFT
7 8 (7.08%) JIRA
7 8 (7.08%) PHPUnit
8 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.42%) NUnit
10 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
11 3 (2.65%) Protractor
12 2 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.88%) Ant
13 1 (0.88%) Gradle
13 1 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Retail
3 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Publishing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (52.21%) Developer
2 23 (20.35%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Architect
4 16 (14.16%) Automation Tester
4 16 (14.16%) Tester
5 15 (13.27%) .NET Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Designer
7 10 (8.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 10 (8.85%) Selenium Tester
8 9 (7.96%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 9 (7.96%) Technical Architect
9 8 (7.08%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Analyst
10 7 (6.19%) iOS Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Web Automation Tester
10 7 (6.19%) Web Tester
11 6 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 5 (4.42%) SQL Developer
13 4 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (37.17%) HTML
2 41 (36.28%) Web Services
3 32 (28.32%) Spring
4 27 (23.89%) XML
5 25 (22.12%) .NET
6 23 (20.35%) SOAP
7 20 (17.70%) Apache Camel
8 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET
9 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (14.16%) jQuery
11 15 (13.27%) .NET Framework
12 13 (11.50%) CSS
12 13 (11.50%) Entity Framework
12 13 (11.50%) Visualforce
13 11 (9.73%) AngularJS
13 11 (9.73%) WCF
14 10 (8.85%) COM
15 9 (7.96%) Ajax
15 9 (7.96%) HTML5
16 8 (7.08%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (12.39%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.96%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.65%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.77%) iPad
7 2 (1.77%) iPhone
7 2 (1.77%) Life Science
7 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.77%) User Experience
8 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Unix
2 17 (15.04%) Apple iOS
3 12 (10.62%) Android
4 7 (6.19%) Linux
5 2 (1.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (69.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.66%) BDD
3 25 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (21.24%) MVC
5 21 (18.58%) Automated Testing
5 21 (18.58%) Scrum
6 20 (17.70%) OO
6 20 (17.70%) TDD
6 20 (17.70%) User Stories
7 19 (16.81%) ETL
7 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
8 18 (15.93%) API Development
9 17 (15.04%) API Design
9 17 (15.04%) SOLID
10 15 (13.27%) CRM
10 15 (13.27%) Web Development
11 14 (12.39%) Data Modelling
12 12 (10.62%) ERP
13 11 (9.73%) Document Management
13 11 (9.73%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) Java
2 35 (30.97%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.43%) SQL
4 25 (22.12%) C#
5 13 (11.50%) Apex Code
6 12 (10.62%) SOQL
7 11 (9.73%) PHP
8 10 (8.85%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.19%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.54%) Apple Swift
11 3 (2.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) ISEB
1 7 (6.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.58%) Red Hat
3 14 (12.39%) SAP
4 13 (11.50%) Oracle
4 13 (11.50%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (8.85%) Siebel
6 7 (6.19%) HP
7 3 (2.65%) BEA
7 3 (2.65%) IBM
7 3 (2.65%) TIBCO
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