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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 158 222 302
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +80
Contract jobs citing RESTful 677 435 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.32% 0.89% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 3.04% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 315 210
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 £558 £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
14303 14320 14701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 29.36% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9241 9387 9156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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 195 255 344
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 £17.50 £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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +49 446 £425 - 117
South East +82 97 £350 +16.66% 34
North West +9 38 £375 +20.96% 32
South West -38 25 £325 -7.14% 10
Yorkshire +19 23 £338 +9.75% 18
West Midlands -9 17 £325 -7.14% 6
East of England -20 13 £338 -20.58% 13
North East - 8 £388 - 1
East Midlands +2 5 £450 +67.44% 12
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 633 (54.24%) Web Services
2 551 (47.22%) Java
3 541 (46.36%) JavaScript
4 513 (43.96%) TDD
5 469 (40.19%) HTML
6 434 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
7 348 (29.82%) CSS
8 345 (29.56%) Scrum
9 303 (25.96%) XML
10 296 (25.36%) JSON
11 292 (25.02%) HTML5
12 260 (22.28%) MVC
13 259 (22.19%) BDD
14 252 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
15 239 (20.48%) jQuery
16 231 (19.79%) Linux
17 230 (19.71%) Git (software)
18 219 (18.77%) SOAP
19 216 (18.51%) OO
20 209 (17.91%) AngularJS
21 200 (17.14%) Spring
22 193 (16.54%) Subversion
23 190 (16.28%) CSS3
24 187 (16.02%) PHP
25 170 (14.57%) C#
26 167 (14.31%) SQL
27 165 (14.14%) MySQL
28 162 (13.88%) .NET
29 160 (13.71%) Maven
30 153 (13.11%) Jenkins

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (7.97%) Apache
2 89 (7.63%) Node.js
3 67 (5.74%) CMS
4 62 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 50 (4.28%) WebLogic
6 43 (3.68%) Apache Solr
7 29 (2.49%) Confluence
8 16 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.11%) IIS
11 11 (0.94%) nginx
12 10 (0.86%) Mule
13 8 (0.69%) Jetty
14 7 (0.60%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.51%) Drupal
15 6 (0.51%) Liferay
15 6 (0.51%) WordPress
15 6 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.43%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.60%) Doxygen
2 6 (0.51%) 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 (1.37%) 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 77 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.37%) SaaS
3 16 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (1.11%) Amazon S3
5 12 (1.03%) GitHub
6 10 (0.86%) Rackspace Cloud
6 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.77%) 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
1 141 (12.08%) HTTP
2 49 (4.20%) Internet
3 17 (1.46%) SSH
4 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 9 (0.77%) 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
1 165 (14.14%) MySQL
2 139 (11.91%) NoSQL
3 125 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 97 (8.31%) SQL Server
5 51 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 41 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.23%) Redis
8 19 (1.63%) Hadoop
9 18 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.37%) SQLite
10 16 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.29%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (1.11%) 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
1 230 (19.71%) Git (software)
2 193 (16.54%) Subversion
3 160 (13.71%) Maven
4 153 (13.11%) Jenkins
5 130 (11.14%) Cucumber
6 95 (8.14%) Selenium
7 93 (7.97%) JIRA
8 68 (5.83%) JUnit
9 67 (5.74%) Ant
10 48 (4.11%) Eclipse
11 46 (3.94%) Hudson
12 45 (3.86%) TeamCity
13 44 (3.77%) Xcode
14 39 (3.34%) WebDriver
15 38 (3.26%) Jasmine
16 34 (2.91%) Visual Studio
17 32 (2.74%) Grunt
18 30 (2.57%) SpecFlow
19 28 (2.40%) Mockito
20 23 (1.97%) PHPUnit
General
1 123 (10.54%) Finance
2 61 (5.23%) Retail
3 54 (4.63%) Marketing
4 50 (4.28%) Banking
5 48 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.43%) Games
7 33 (2.83%) Publishing
8 24 (2.06%) Front Office
9 23 (1.97%) Investment Banking
10 20 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.71%) Advertising
11 16 (1.37%) Electronics
12 6 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.34%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
15 2 (0.17%) Billing
15 2 (0.17%) German Language
16 1 (0.086%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.086%) Law
Job Titles
1 964 (82.60%) Developer
2 242 (20.74%) Java Developer
3 122 (10.45%) Senior Developer
4 97 (8.31%) iOS Developer
5 88 (7.54%) PHP Developer
6 77 (6.60%) JavaScript Developer
7 72 (6.17%) .NET Developer
8 67 (5.74%) C# Developer
9 64 (5.48%) Front-End Developer
10 62 (5.31%) Web Developer
11 59 (5.06%) Architect
12 49 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 46 (3.94%) Android Developer
14 41 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 29 (2.49%) Lead Developer
15 29 (2.49%) Mobile Developer
16 25 (2.14%) Scala Developer
17 23 (1.97%) Tester
18 22 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
18 22 (1.89%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 633 (54.24%) Web Services
2 469 (40.19%) HTML
3 348 (29.82%) CSS
4 303 (25.96%) XML
5 296 (25.36%) JSON
6 292 (25.02%) HTML5
7 239 (20.48%) jQuery
8 219 (18.77%) SOAP
9 209 (17.91%) AngularJS
10 200 (17.14%) Spring
11 190 (16.28%) CSS3
12 162 (13.88%) .NET
13 136 (11.65%) J2EE
14 113 (9.68%) Ajax
14 113 (9.68%) Backbone.js
15 107 (9.17%) Hibernate
16 85 (7.28%) ASP.NET
17 76 (6.51%) REST
18 63 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 56 (4.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 117 (10.03%) Mobile App
2 107 (9.17%) Open Source
3 78 (6.68%) iPad
4 51 (4.37%) Social Media
5 49 (4.20%) iPhone
6 40 (3.43%) Computer Science
7 35 (3.00%) Client/Server
8 20 (1.71%) Online Games
9 19 (1.63%) DTV
10 15 (1.29%) Streaming Media
11 14 (1.20%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.11%) Video on Demand
12 13 (1.11%) Animation
13 12 (1.03%) Fixed Income
13 12 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.86%) Social Network
14 10 (0.86%) W3C
15 8 (0.69%) Streaming Video
16 7 (0.60%) Derivative
16 7 (0.60%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 231 (19.79%) Linux
2 148 (12.68%) Apple iOS
3 107 (9.17%) Android
4 72 (6.17%) UNIX
5 34 (2.91%) Windows
6 25 (2.14%) CentOS
7 10 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.60%) Fedora
8 7 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.51%) Solaris
9 6 (0.51%) 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
1 513 (43.96%) TDD
2 434 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 345 (29.56%) Scrum
4 260 (22.28%) MVC
5 259 (22.19%) BDD
6 252 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
7 216 (18.51%) OO
8 142 (12.17%) E-Commerce
9 124 (10.63%) Unit Testing
10 117 (10.03%) SOA
11 114 (9.77%) iOS Development
12 93 (7.97%) OOP
13 77 (6.60%) Web Development
14 74 (6.34%) Content Management
15 70 (6.00%) Kanban
16 68 (5.83%) Pair Programming
17 67 (5.74%) Software Engineering
17 67 (5.74%) Android Development
18 63 (5.40%) Test Automation
19 62 (5.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 551 (47.22%) Java
2 541 (46.36%) JavaScript
3 187 (16.02%) PHP
4 170 (14.57%) C#
5 167 (14.31%) SQL
6 111 (9.51%) Ruby
7 106 (9.08%) Objective-C
8 89 (7.63%) Scala
9 85 (7.28%) Groovy
10 68 (5.83%) Python
11 47 (4.03%) C++
12 44 (3.77%) PHP5
13 30 (2.57%) Bash Shell
14 26 (2.23%) T-SQL
15 23 (1.97%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.89%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.80%) C
18 18 (1.54%) Clojure
19 14 (1.20%) XQuery
20 11 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (5.74%) Degree
2 20 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (0.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.34%) ISEB
6 3 (0.26%) MBA
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%) 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 32 (2.74%) QA
2 2 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.77%) 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 43 (3.68%) Puppet
2 32 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.97%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.60%) Ansible
5 5 (0.43%) OpenSSO
5 5 (0.43%) 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
1 112 (9.60%) Oracle
2 60 (5.14%) JBoss
3 53 (4.54%) Microsoft
4 45 (3.86%) Zend
5 42 (3.60%) Endeca
5 42 (3.60%) ATG
6 40 (3.43%) Perforce
7 35 (3.00%) Apple
8 27 (2.31%) Google
9 26 (2.23%) Adobe
10 21 (1.80%) Facebook
11 19 (1.63%) SAP
12 18 (1.54%) Twitter
13 17 (1.46%) Rackspace
14 16 (1.37%) IBM
15 14 (1.20%) Red Hat
16 9 (0.77%) VMware
17 8 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.69%) Akamai
18 7 (0.60%) Sitecore
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £400 - £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago