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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 165 222 300
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +78
Contract jobs citing RESTful 680 432 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 0.90% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.75% 3.06% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 313 209
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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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
14321 14131 14674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.98% 29.36% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9235 9254 9139
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 250 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
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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 +50 444 £425 - 115
South East +75 96 £350 +16.66% 31
North West +7 48 £400 +29.03% 32
South West -33 25 £325 -7.14% 10
Yorkshire +14 21 £338 +9.75% 17
West Midlands -9 17 £325 -7.14% 6
East of England -22 13 £338 -20.58% 12
North East - 8 £388 - 1
East Midlands -2 3 - - 11
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 627 (54.05%) Web Services
2 549 (47.33%) Java
3 538 (46.38%) JavaScript
4 510 (43.97%) TDD
5 468 (40.34%) HTML
6 434 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
7 347 (29.91%) CSS
8 341 (29.40%) Scrum
9 303 (26.12%) XML
10 296 (25.52%) JSON
11 289 (24.91%) HTML5
12 259 (22.33%) BDD
13 257 (22.16%) MVC
14 252 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
15 239 (20.60%) jQuery
16 230 (19.83%) Linux
17 229 (19.74%) Git (software)
18 219 (18.88%) SOAP
19 214 (18.45%) OO
20 206 (17.76%) AngularJS
21 198 (17.07%) Spring
22 191 (16.47%) Subversion
23 189 (16.29%) CSS3
24 187 (16.12%) PHP
25 170 (14.66%) SQL
26 169 (14.57%) C#
27 163 (14.05%) MySQL
28 159 (13.71%) .NET
28 159 (13.71%) Maven
29 152 (13.10%) Jenkins

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 93 (8.02%) Apache
2 88 (7.59%) Node.js
3 66 (5.69%) CMS
4 61 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 50 (4.31%) WebLogic
6 41 (3.53%) Apache Solr
7 28 (2.41%) Confluence
8 16 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.38%) Adobe CQ
9 11 (0.95%) nginx
9 11 (0.95%) IIS
10 9 (0.78%) Mule
11 8 (0.69%) Jetty
12 7 (0.60%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.52%) Drupal
13 6 (0.52%) Liferay
13 6 (0.52%) WordPress
13 6 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (0.60%) Doxygen
2 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.086%) MS Office
5 1 (0.086%) Blender
Business Applications
1 16 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.86%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.60%) Magento
4 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.34%) Shopify
5 3 (0.26%) RMDS
5 3 (0.26%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.26%) Tridion
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 76 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.38%) SaaS
3 16 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.12%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.03%) GitHub
6 10 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
6 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.78%) Heroku
8 5 (0.43%) Force.com
9 3 (0.26%) PaaS
9 3 (0.26%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.17%) Route 53
11 1 (0.086%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.086%) Office 365
11 1 (0.086%) IaaS
11 1 (0.086%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 142 (12.24%) HTTP
2 47 (4.05%) Internet
3 17 (1.47%) SSH
4 16 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.21%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.78%) SSL
7 7 (0.60%) VPN
8 4 (0.34%) LDAP
9 3 (0.26%) DNS
10 2 (0.17%) SNMP
10 2 (0.17%) FTP
10 2 (0.17%) AMQP
10 2 (0.17%) Telnet
11 1 (0.086%) X.509
11 1 (0.086%) DVB
11 1 (0.086%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.086%) Network Security
11 1 (0.086%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (14.05%) MySQL
2 140 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 127 (10.95%) MongoDB
4 96 (8.28%) SQL Server
5 53 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 39 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.24%) Redis
8 19 (1.64%) Hadoop
9 18 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.38%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.29%) SQLite
11 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (1.12%) Big Data
14 8 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.60%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 229 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 191 (16.47%) Subversion
3 159 (13.71%) Maven
4 152 (13.10%) Jenkins
5 129 (11.12%) Cucumber
6 95 (8.19%) Selenium
7 92 (7.93%) JIRA
8 67 (5.78%) Ant
8 67 (5.78%) JUnit
9 47 (4.05%) Eclipse
9 47 (4.05%) TeamCity
10 46 (3.97%) Hudson
11 42 (3.62%) Xcode
12 39 (3.36%) WebDriver
13 38 (3.28%) Jasmine
14 33 (2.84%) Visual Studio
15 31 (2.67%) Grunt
16 30 (2.59%) SpecFlow
17 27 (2.33%) Mockito
18 23 (1.98%) PHPUnit
General
1 121 (10.43%) Finance
2 61 (5.26%) Retail
3 53 (4.57%) Marketing
4 50 (4.31%) Banking
5 48 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.19%) Games
7 33 (2.84%) Publishing
8 23 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.98%) Front Office
9 20 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.72%) Advertising
10 16 (1.38%) Electronics
11 6 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.43%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.17%) Legal
14 2 (0.17%) Billing
14 2 (0.17%) German Language
15 1 (0.086%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.086%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 954 (82.24%) Developer
2 238 (20.52%) Java Developer
3 122 (10.52%) Senior Developer
4 96 (8.28%) iOS Developer
5 88 (7.59%) PHP Developer
6 76 (6.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 71 (6.12%) .NET Developer
8 66 (5.69%) C# Developer
9 64 (5.52%) Front-End Developer
10 61 (5.26%) Web Developer
11 59 (5.09%) Architect
12 49 (4.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 46 (3.97%) Android Developer
14 41 (3.53%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (2.50%) Lead Developer
16 27 (2.33%) Mobile Developer
17 24 (2.07%) Tester
17 24 (2.07%) Scala Developer
18 22 (1.90%) Solutions Architect
18 22 (1.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 627 (54.05%) Web Services
2 468 (40.34%) HTML
3 347 (29.91%) CSS
4 303 (26.12%) XML
5 296 (25.52%) JSON
6 289 (24.91%) HTML5
7 239 (20.60%) jQuery
8 219 (18.88%) SOAP
9 206 (17.76%) AngularJS
10 198 (17.07%) Spring
11 189 (16.29%) CSS3
12 159 (13.71%) .NET
13 135 (11.64%) J2EE
14 114 (9.83%) Ajax
15 113 (9.74%) Backbone.js
16 104 (8.97%) Hibernate
17 83 (7.16%) ASP.NET
18 75 (6.47%) REST
19 61 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
20 56 (4.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 114 (9.83%) Mobile App
2 107 (9.22%) Open Source
3 77 (6.64%) iPad
4 51 (4.40%) Social Media
5 48 (4.14%) iPhone
6 40 (3.45%) Computer Science
7 34 (2.93%) Client/Server
8 19 (1.64%) DTV
9 18 (1.55%) Online Games
10 15 (1.29%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.21%) Streaming Media
12 13 (1.12%) Animation
12 13 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.03%) Fixed Income
14 11 (0.95%) Video on Demand
15 10 (0.86%) Social Network
15 10 (0.86%) W3C
16 8 (0.69%) Derivative
17 7 (0.60%) Streaming Video
17 7 (0.60%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 230 (19.83%) Linux
2 144 (12.41%) Apple iOS
3 105 (9.05%) Android
4 73 (6.29%) UNIX
5 34 (2.93%) Windows
6 25 (2.16%) CentOS
7 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.60%) Fedora
8 7 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.52%) Solaris
9 6 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.43%) AIX
11 4 (0.34%) VMS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.086%) Debian
13 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.086%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.086%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (43.97%) TDD
2 434 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 341 (29.40%) Scrum
4 259 (22.33%) BDD
5 257 (22.16%) MVC
6 252 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
7 214 (18.45%) OO
8 140 (12.07%) E-Commerce
9 122 (10.52%) Unit Testing
10 115 (9.91%) SOA
11 111 (9.57%) iOS Development
12 94 (8.10%) OOP
13 77 (6.64%) Web Development
14 74 (6.38%) Content Management
15 70 (6.03%) Kanban
16 68 (5.86%) Pair Programming
17 67 (5.78%) Software Engineering
18 66 (5.69%) Android Development
19 65 (5.60%) Test Automation
20 61 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 549 (47.33%) Java
2 538 (46.38%) JavaScript
3 187 (16.12%) PHP
4 170 (14.66%) SQL
5 169 (14.57%) C#
6 114 (9.83%) Ruby
7 104 (8.97%) Objective-C
8 89 (7.67%) Scala
9 86 (7.41%) Groovy
10 68 (5.86%) Python
11 46 (3.97%) C++
12 44 (3.79%) PHP5
13 29 (2.50%) Bash Shell
14 26 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 23 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 21 (1.81%) C
17 18 (1.55%) Clojure
18 14 (1.21%) XQuery
19 12 (1.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (5.86%) Degree
2 20 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.34%) MBA
6 3 (0.26%) ISEB
7 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.086%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.086%) MCTS
8 1 (0.086%) CFA
8 1 (0.086%) MCP
8 1 (0.086%) MCAD
8 1 (0.086%) MCSD
8 1 (0.086%) HNC
8 1 (0.086%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.78%) Varnish
2 8 (0.69%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.43%) vCloud
3 5 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.43%) Docker
4 2 (0.17%) HDFS
4 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.17%) vSphere
4 2 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 42 (3.62%) Puppet
2 31 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.98%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.60%) Ansible
5 5 (0.43%) OpenSSO
6 4 (0.34%) WebInspect
6 4 (0.34%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.34%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.26%) Nagios
7 3 (0.26%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.26%) Oozie
8 2 (0.17%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.17%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.17%) Salt
9 1 (0.086%) logstash
9 1 (0.086%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.086%) YUM
Vendors
1 113 (9.74%) Oracle
2 60 (5.17%) JBoss
3 53 (4.57%) Microsoft
4 45 (3.88%) Zend
5 42 (3.62%) Endeca
5 42 (3.62%) ATG
6 40 (3.45%) Perforce
7 34 (2.93%) Apple
8 27 (2.33%) Google
9 26 (2.24%) Adobe
10 21 (1.81%) Facebook
11 19 (1.64%) SAP
12 18 (1.55%) Twitter
13 17 (1.47%) Rackspace
14 16 (1.38%) IBM
15 14 (1.21%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.78%) VMware
17 8 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.69%) Akamai
18 7 (0.60%) Sitecore
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