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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 100 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 41 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 0.50% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 1.66% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 3
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£400 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
823 902 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.95% 29.80% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 565 386
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 39
Average hourly rate £37.45 £33.73 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £21.75 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +8 17 £381 +12.96% 15
Hertfordshire - 10 £390 - 6
Suffolk +9 6 £500 +61.94%
Essex - 5 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £355 - 1
Norfolk -3 1 £200 -31.03% 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 37 (60.66%) Java
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 34 (55.74%) HTML
3 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (47.54%) Web Services
5 22 (36.07%) SQL
5 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (31.15%) TDD
6 19 (31.15%) XML
7 18 (29.51%) UNIX
8 17 (27.87%) CSS
9 16 (26.23%) SOAP
9 16 (26.23%) Spring
10 15 (24.59%) Retail
11 14 (22.95%) J2EE
12 13 (21.31%) MySQL
12 13 (21.31%) HTML5
12 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
13 12 (19.67%) Selenium
14 11 (18.03%) QA
14 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
14 11 (18.03%) Subversion
14 11 (18.03%) Document Management
14 11 (18.03%) MVC
14 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
14 11 (18.03%) DB2
14 11 (18.03%) Flash
14 11 (18.03%) Coaching
14 11 (18.03%) WebDriver

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (11.48%) Node.js
2 6 (9.84%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) JBoss
4 3 (4.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.64%) Jetty
6 1 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) AMQP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) DB2
2 11 (18.03%) DbVisualizer
3 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
4 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Selenium
2 11 (18.03%) Subversion
2 11 (18.03%) WebDriver
2 11 (18.03%) Cucumber
3 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (11.48%) Maven
5 5 (8.20%) JIRA
5 5 (8.20%) Grunt
5 5 (8.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.64%) Xcode
7 1 (1.64%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.64%) Gradle
7 1 (1.64%) Bower
7 1 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 15 (24.59%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Games
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Automation Tester
3 11 (18.03%) Architect
3 11 (18.03%) Tester
4 8 (13.11%) Technical Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Java Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Java Technical Architect
7 5 (8.20%) UI Developer
7 5 (8.20%) UI Programmer
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (55.74%) HTML
2 29 (47.54%) Web Services
3 19 (31.15%) XML
4 17 (27.87%) CSS
5 16 (26.23%) SOAP
5 16 (26.23%) Spring
6 14 (22.95%) J2EE
7 13 (21.31%) HTML5
8 11 (18.03%) Hibernate
8 11 (18.03%) Flash
9 10 (16.39%) .NET
9 10 (16.39%) Java EE
10 8 (13.11%) jQuery
10 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js
11 7 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (11.48%) CSS3
11 7 (11.48%) Apache CXF
11 7 (11.48%) Struts
12 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
12 6 (9.84%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Biology
4 2 (3.28%) Life Science
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.64%) Animation
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) UNIX
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) ThreadX
4 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.64%) Android
4 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (31.15%) TDD
4 12 (19.67%) Automated Testing
5 11 (18.03%) Document Management
5 11 (18.03%) MVC
5 11 (18.03%) System Testing
5 11 (18.03%) Test Scripting
5 11 (18.03%) Test Automation
5 11 (18.03%) Coaching
6 10 (16.39%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) Open Source
8 8 (13.11%) Web Design
9 7 (11.48%) UML
10 6 (9.84%) BDD
11 5 (8.20%) DevOps
11 5 (8.20%) OWASP
11 5 (8.20%) ERP
12 4 (6.56%) OOP
12 4 (6.56%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) Java
1 37 (60.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.07%) SQL
3 8 (13.11%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) PHP
5 4 (6.56%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) C
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.64%) Lua
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) OpenAM
2 2 (3.28%) MOM
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.20%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.56%) ForgeRock
4 2 (3.28%) Terracotta
4 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.28%) Telerik
4 2 (3.28%) Sybase
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) Google
5 1 (1.64%) DevExpress
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