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 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 66 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 63 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.61% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.71% 2.83% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 13 17
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £195 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £533 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
649 742 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.88% 29.39% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 444 372
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £23.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
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 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 5 February 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 5 February 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
Norfolk - 18 £425 -
Hertfordshire +15 12 £270 - 8
Cambridgeshire +7 12 £370 +60.00% 6
Essex - 10 £350 -
Suffolk +6 5 £400 -11.11%
Bedfordshire - 4 £281 - 5
East Anglia - 2 £470 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 79 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (47.11%) HTML
3 55 (45.45%) Java
4 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
5 42 (34.71%) SQL
6 40 (33.06%) Web Services
7 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
8 35 (28.93%) TDD
8 35 (28.93%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (28.10%) XML
10 33 (27.27%) .NET
10 33 (27.27%) C#
10 33 (27.27%) Spring
11 31 (25.62%) MVC
12 30 (24.79%) BDD
13 26 (21.49%) ASP.NET
14 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
15 23 (19.01%) jQuery
16 22 (18.18%) JUnit
16 22 (18.18%) Scrum
17 20 (16.53%) DB2
17 20 (16.53%) Unix
17 20 (16.53%) OO
17 20 (16.53%) Web Development
17 20 (16.53%) Test Automation
17 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (16.53%) Jenkins
18 19 (15.70%) User Stories
18 19 (15.70%) Cucumber
18 19 (15.70%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 15 (12.40%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (8.26%) Node.js
3 8 (6.61%) JBoss
4 7 (5.79%) Apache
5 6 (4.96%) ColdFusion
5 6 (4.96%) IIS
6 5 (4.13%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.31%) Confluence
8 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.65%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Office
1 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Magento
2 2 (1.65%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Force.com
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.53%) DB2
3 15 (12.40%) MySQL
4 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.61%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.79%) DbVisualizer
8 4 (3.31%) Big Data
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.83%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (18.18%) JUnit
2 20 (16.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.70%) Cucumber
4 18 (14.88%) Maven
5 15 (12.40%) Git (software)
6 13 (10.74%) Subversion
7 12 (9.92%) Selenium
7 12 (9.92%) WebDriver
8 11 (9.09%) JIRA
9 9 (7.44%) PHPUnit
9 9 (7.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (6.61%) HP UFT
11 5 (4.13%) Appium
12 4 (3.31%) AccuRev
12 4 (3.31%) NUnit
12 4 (3.31%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.48%) Protractor
13 3 (2.48%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 2 (1.65%) DbUnit
14 2 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (11.57%) Retail
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Automotive
3 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.48%) Marketing
4 2 (1.65%) Back Office
4 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (66.94%) Developer
2 34 (28.10%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.70%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.05%) Automation Tester
4 17 (14.05%) Tester
5 14 (11.57%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
6 11 (9.09%) Web Tester
7 10 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Designer
7 10 (8.26%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.61%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.79%) iOS Developer
10 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (4.96%) ColdFusion Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Java Web Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Architect
11 5 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 4 (3.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.11%) HTML
2 40 (33.06%) Web Services
3 34 (28.10%) XML
4 33 (27.27%) .NET
4 33 (27.27%) Spring
5 26 (21.49%) ASP.NET
6 23 (19.01%) jQuery
7 20 (16.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (14.88%) SOAP
9 17 (14.05%) CSS
9 17 (14.05%) WCF
10 16 (13.22%) .NET Framework
10 16 (13.22%) AngularJS
10 16 (13.22%) Apache Camel
10 16 (13.22%) J2EE
11 12 (9.92%) Ajax
11 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (9.92%) Entity Framework
11 12 (9.92%) HTML5
11 12 (9.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (9.92%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.48%) Life Science
4 3 (2.48%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.65%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.65%) iPad
5 2 (1.65%) iPhone
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Tandem
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.53%) Unix
2 8 (6.61%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.79%) Linux
4 4 (3.31%) Windows
5 3 (2.48%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.93%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (28.93%) TDD
3 31 (25.62%) MVC
4 30 (24.79%) BDD
5 22 (18.18%) Scrum
6 20 (16.53%) OO
6 20 (16.53%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.53%) Web Development
7 19 (15.70%) User Stories
8 18 (14.88%) API Development
8 18 (14.88%) SOLID
9 16 (13.22%) API Design
10 13 (10.74%) Automated Testing
11 12 (9.92%) Document Management
11 12 (9.92%) Microservices
11 12 (9.92%) Test Scripting
12 11 (9.09%) Coaching
13 9 (7.44%) ETL
14 8 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.45%) Java
2 49 (40.50%) JavaScript
3 42 (34.71%) SQL
4 33 (27.27%) C#
5 12 (9.92%) PHP
5 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.79%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.31%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.48%) Python
9 2 (1.65%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.83%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.79%) ISEB
1 7 (5.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (4.13%) Degree
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.70%) Red Hat
3 15 (12.40%) Oracle
4 7 (5.79%) HP
5 3 (2.48%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Siebel
Bedfordshire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
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