The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 150 175 225
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +50
Contract jobs citing RESTful 805 633 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.54% 1.26% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 4.50% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 450 313
Average daily rate
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£445 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RESTful
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14593 14064 13734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.83% 28.02% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9152 8906
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 202 265
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in England

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in England

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in England

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in England

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
(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
London +2 448 £490 +15.29% 134
South East -3 98 £385 +10.00% 50
North West -9 51 £418 -1.76% 34
East of England +36 50 £390 +15.55% 21
Yorkshire +3 42 £400 +18.51% 20
North East +12 38 £438 +9.37% 5
South West +9 30 £375 +22.44% 23
East Midlands +8 24 £375 - 19
West Midlands +12 21 £375 +11.11% 25
Midlands - 3 £600 - 1
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 969 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
2 781 (49.65%) Java
3 701 (44.56%) TDD
4 686 (43.61%) Web Services
5 610 (38.78%) JavaScript
6 572 (36.36%) HTML
7 451 (28.67%) Scrum
8 441 (28.04%) CSS
9 415 (26.38%) BDD
10 377 (23.97%) Git (software)
11 368 (23.39%) HTML5
12 346 (22.00%) Spring
12 346 (22.00%) MVC
13 335 (21.30%) SQL
14 325 (20.66%) AngularJS
15 323 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
16 300 (19.07%) .NET
16 300 (19.07%) OO
17 294 (18.69%) C#
18 288 (18.31%) JSON
19 244 (15.51%) XML
20 240 (15.26%) Linux
21 235 (14.94%) SOAP
22 230 (14.62%) jQuery
23 212 (13.48%) MongoDB
24 203 (12.91%) Subversion
25 202 (12.84%) NoSQL
25 202 (12.84%) CSS3
26 195 (12.40%) Open Source
27 193 (12.27%) J2EE

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 186 (11.82%) Node.js
2 107 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 105 (6.68%) Apache
4 78 (4.96%) Confluence
5 75 (4.77%) JBoss
6 55 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
7 49 (3.12%) WebSphere
8 47 (2.99%) CMS
9 32 (2.03%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
11 23 (1.46%) Umbraco
12 22 (1.40%) Mule
13 21 (1.34%) Mule ESB
14 19 (1.21%) nginx
15 18 (1.14%) IIS
16 16 (1.02%) MQSeries
16 16 (1.02%) Apache Solr
16 16 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
17 15 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
18 14 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 32 (2.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.45%) MS Office
3 6 (0.38%) Doxygen
4 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.064%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (0.95%) Magento
2 8 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.51%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Tridion
6 1 (0.064%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.064%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.064%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.064%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 128 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (1.27%) GitHub
5 19 (1.21%) SaaS
6 15 (0.95%) Heroku
6 15 (0.95%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.25%) IaaS
7 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.19%) Force.com
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
10 1 (0.064%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.064%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 108 (6.87%) Internet
2 88 (5.59%) HTTP
3 16 (1.02%) Bluetooth
3 16 (1.02%) Unified Communications
4 15 (0.95%) Converged Networks
5 12 (0.76%) Firewall
6 11 (0.70%) DNS
6 11 (0.70%) Intranet
7 10 (0.64%) ZigBee
8 7 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.32%) Skype
10 3 (0.19%) SSH
10 3 (0.19%) AMQP
10 3 (0.19%) SSL
11 2 (0.13%) VPN
11 2 (0.13%) Wireless
11 2 (0.13%) 3GPP
11 2 (0.13%) VoIP
11 2 (0.13%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (13.48%) MongoDB
2 202 (12.84%) NoSQL
3 193 (12.27%) SQL Server
4 157 (9.98%) MySQL
5 98 (6.23%) Relational Database
6 86 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
7 77 (4.90%) Hadoop
8 62 (3.94%) Big Data
9 56 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
9 56 (3.56%) Oracle Database
10 34 (2.16%) HBase
11 33 (2.10%) Redis
12 32 (2.03%) DB2
13 31 (1.97%) CouchDB
14 23 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (1.08%) Couchbase
17 15 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
17 15 (0.95%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 377 (23.97%) Git (software)
2 203 (12.91%) Subversion
3 190 (12.08%) Jenkins
4 165 (10.49%) Maven
5 152 (9.66%) Cucumber
6 143 (9.09%) Selenium
7 137 (8.71%) JIRA
8 94 (5.98%) JUnit
9 92 (5.85%) Grunt
10 64 (4.07%) Mockito
11 60 (3.81%) Jasmine
12 59 (3.75%) TeamCity
13 55 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 54 (3.43%) WebDriver
15 42 (2.67%) Eclipse
15 42 (2.67%) Xcode
16 35 (2.23%) Ant
17 34 (2.16%) Gradle
17 34 (2.16%) gulp
18 33 (2.10%) Bower
General
1 155 (9.85%) Finance
2 112 (7.12%) Banking
3 70 (4.45%) Retail
4 68 (4.32%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.23%) Front Office
6 33 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.78%) Publishing
8 21 (1.34%) Games
9 15 (0.95%) Electronics
10 14 (0.89%) Marketing
11 12 (0.76%) Back Office
12 11 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.57%) Advertising
14 4 (0.25%) Legal
14 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) Automotive
16 2 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
17 1 (0.064%) Law
17 1 (0.064%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1150 (73.11%) Developer
2 372 (23.65%) Java Developer
3 165 (10.49%) Architect
4 125 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 118 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 85 (5.40%) iOS Developer
7 82 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 71 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 70 (4.45%) Technical Architect
10 66 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 65 (4.13%) Front-End Developer
12 58 (3.69%) Analyst
12 58 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
13 54 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
14 41 (2.61%) Python Developer
15 39 (2.48%) Software Engineer
16 37 (2.35%) PHP Developer
17 35 (2.23%) Android Developer
17 35 (2.23%) C# .NET Developer
18 34 (2.16%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (43.61%) Web Services
2 572 (36.36%) HTML
3 441 (28.04%) CSS
4 368 (23.39%) HTML5
5 346 (22.00%) Spring
6 325 (20.66%) AngularJS
7 300 (19.07%) .NET
8 288 (18.31%) JSON
9 244 (15.51%) XML
10 235 (14.94%) SOAP
11 230 (14.62%) jQuery
12 202 (12.84%) CSS3
13 193 (12.27%) J2EE
14 162 (10.30%) Hibernate
15 152 (9.66%) ASP.NET
16 129 (8.20%) REST
17 110 (6.99%) Backbone.js
18 108 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 97 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 95 (6.04%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 178 (11.32%) User Experience
2 105 (6.68%) Mobile App
3 58 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 46 (2.92%) iPhone
5 45 (2.86%) iPad
6 37 (2.35%) Social Media
7 31 (1.97%) Visualisation
8 25 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 24 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.34%) Digital Media
11 20 (1.27%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 19 (1.21%) Derivative
12 19 (1.21%) Fixed Income
13 17 (1.08%) Animation
14 14 (0.89%) Statistics
15 13 (0.83%) Clustering
15 13 (0.83%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 240 (15.26%) Linux
2 128 (8.14%) Apple iOS
3 111 (7.06%) UNIX
4 86 (5.47%) Android
5 46 (2.92%) Windows
6 41 (2.61%) Ubuntu
7 39 (2.48%) CentOS
8 15 (0.95%) Debian
9 10 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.064%) ThreadX
13 1 (0.064%) Solaris
13 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.064%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.064%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (61.60%) Agile Software Development
2 701 (44.56%) TDD
3 451 (28.67%) Scrum
4 415 (26.38%) BDD
5 346 (22.00%) MVC
6 323 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
7 300 (19.07%) OO
8 195 (12.40%) Open Source
9 189 (12.02%) SOA
10 176 (11.19%) E-Commerce
11 136 (8.65%) Pair Programming
12 126 (8.01%) Kanban
13 115 (7.31%) Web Development
14 109 (6.93%) Unit Testing
15 108 (6.87%) DevOps
16 107 (6.80%) Multithreading
16 107 (6.80%) Software Engineering
17 98 (6.23%) iOS Development
18 84 (5.34%) SDLC
18 84 (5.34%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 781 (49.65%) Java
2 610 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 335 (21.30%) SQL
4 294 (18.69%) C#
5 168 (10.68%) Ruby
6 163 (10.36%) Scala
7 134 (8.52%) PHP
7 134 (8.52%) Python
8 92 (5.85%) Groovy
9 82 (5.21%) Objective-C
10 47 (2.99%) C++
11 41 (2.61%) Clojure
12 30 (1.91%) Perl
12 30 (1.91%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.53%) Apple Swift
14 22 (1.40%) C
15 19 (1.21%) Bash Shell
16 14 (0.89%) PHP5
17 13 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 10 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 84 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 77 (4.90%) Degree
3 47 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.70%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.25%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.19%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.19%) MCAD
6 3 (0.19%) MCSD
6 3 (0.19%) ISEB
6 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.064%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.18%) QA
2 9 (0.57%) WAI
3 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.064%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.064%) HL7
3 1 (0.064%) DICOM
3 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (1.21%) Docker
2 14 (0.89%) Apache Flume
3 12 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.64%) Varnish
5 7 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.32%) HDFS
7 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.064%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.064%) vCloud
8 1 (0.064%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.064%) Xen
8 1 (0.064%) KVM
Systems Management
1 46 (2.92%) Puppet
2 41 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.21%) Vagrant
4 16 (1.02%) Ansible
5 11 (0.70%) Apache Shiro
6 10 (0.64%) Salt
6 10 (0.64%) Oozie
7 7 (0.45%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.25%) Kibana
8 4 (0.25%) logstash
8 4 (0.25%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.19%) MOM
10 2 (0.13%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.064%) Graphite
11 1 (0.064%) Nagios
11 1 (0.064%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.064%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.064%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.064%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 144 (9.15%) Oracle
2 91 (5.79%) Microsoft
3 42 (2.67%) IBM
4 38 (2.42%) Apple
5 33 (2.10%) Google
6 30 (1.91%) Red Hat
7 22 (1.40%) SAP
8 18 (1.14%) CA
9 17 (1.08%) Adobe
10 16 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 15 (0.95%) Endeca
11 15 (0.95%) ATG
11 15 (0.95%) Perforce
12 14 (0.89%) TIBCO
13 13 (0.83%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.76%) Apigee
15 11 (0.70%) Twitter
16 10 (0.64%) Atlassian
16 10 (0.64%) Telerik
16 10 (0.64%) Progress
West London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £270 to £300 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £475 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £340 to £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday