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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 141 167 230
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +63
Contract jobs citing RESTful 871 670 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.64% 1.33% 0.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.75% 4.70% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 487 312
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.52 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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
15141 14259 14334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.49% 28.34% 29.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10442 9185 9380
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 195 249
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 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 28 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 +15 496 £475 +11.76% 161
South East -3 114 £400 +14.28% 30
East of England +53 64 £390 +15.55% 24
North East +11 44 £425 +9.67% 12
Yorkshire -7 42 £425 +25.92% 23
North West -39 42 £475 +15.15% 51
East Midlands +18 28 £340 - 22
South West -11 23 £375 +22.44% 20
West Midlands -1 16 £375 +15.38% 27
Midlands - 2 £600 -
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 996 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 802 (50.44%) Java
3 707 (44.47%) TDD
4 661 (41.57%) Web Services
5 602 (37.86%) JavaScript
6 583 (36.67%) HTML
7 456 (28.68%) CSS
8 445 (27.99%) Scrum
9 421 (26.48%) BDD
10 384 (24.15%) HTML5
11 371 (23.33%) Git (software)
12 364 (22.89%) MVC
13 335 (21.07%) Spring
13 335 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
14 332 (20.88%) SQL
15 327 (20.57%) AngularJS
16 314 (19.75%) .NET
17 296 (18.62%) C#
18 283 (17.80%) JSON
19 282 (17.74%) OO
20 242 (15.22%) XML
21 237 (14.91%) jQuery
22 230 (14.47%) Linux
23 225 (14.15%) SOAP
24 219 (13.77%) CSS3
25 214 (13.46%) MongoDB
26 213 (13.40%) SQL Server
27 206 (12.96%) Node.js
28 201 (12.64%) SOA
29 199 (12.52%) Open Source

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 206 (12.96%) Node.js
2 99 (6.23%) Tomcat
3 92 (5.79%) Apache
4 82 (5.16%) Confluence
5 75 (4.72%) JBoss
6 62 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
7 50 (3.14%) CMS
8 46 (2.89%) WebSphere
9 25 (1.57%) Oracle Coherence
10 23 (1.45%) WebLogic
10 23 (1.45%) Mule
11 22 (1.38%) Umbraco
11 22 (1.38%) nginx
11 22 (1.38%) Mule ESB
12 21 (1.32%) IIS
13 19 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (1.13%) MQSeries
14 18 (1.13%) Apache Solr
14 18 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
15 17 (1.07%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 31 (1.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.38%) Doxygen
4 5 (0.31%) MS Office
5 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.063%) MS Project
7 1 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.063%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (0.94%) Magento
2 9 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (0.50%) SAP HR
4 7 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.13%) Tridion
7 1 (0.063%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.063%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 128 (8.05%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.32%) GitHub
4 19 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (1.07%) SaaS
7 14 (0.88%) Heroku
8 9 (0.57%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.25%) IaaS
9 4 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.13%) Boomi
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.13%) Force.com
10 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.063%) PaaS
11 1 (0.063%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.063%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.063%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 98 (6.16%) Internet
2 82 (5.16%) HTTP
3 16 (1.01%) Bluetooth
3 16 (1.01%) Unified Communications
4 15 (0.94%) Converged Networks
5 12 (0.75%) Firewall
6 11 (0.69%) Intranet
7 10 (0.63%) ZigBee
8 9 (0.57%) DNS
9 6 (0.38%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.25%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.25%) Skype
11 3 (0.19%) UPnP
11 3 (0.19%) AMQP
11 3 (0.19%) VPN
12 2 (0.13%) 3GPP
12 2 (0.13%) VoIP
12 2 (0.13%) SSL
12 2 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.063%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (13.46%) MongoDB
2 213 (13.40%) SQL Server
3 192 (12.08%) NoSQL
4 170 (10.69%) MySQL
5 106 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 95 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
7 88 (5.53%) Hadoop
8 63 (3.96%) Big Data
9 56 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 51 (3.21%) Oracle Database
11 47 (2.96%) HBase
12 37 (2.33%) Redis
13 33 (2.08%) CouchDB
14 31 (1.95%) DB2
15 26 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (1.57%) RDBMS
17 20 (1.26%) Couchbase
18 17 (1.07%) Apache Hive
19 16 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
19 16 (1.01%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 371 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 189 (11.89%) Jenkins
3 181 (11.38%) Subversion
4 153 (9.62%) Maven
5 132 (8.30%) JIRA
6 129 (8.11%) Cucumber
7 128 (8.05%) Selenium
8 96 (6.04%) Grunt
9 80 (5.03%) JUnit
10 61 (3.84%) Jasmine
11 57 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 54 (3.40%) Mockito
13 52 (3.27%) WebDriver
13 52 (3.27%) Xcode
14 50 (3.14%) TeamCity
15 48 (3.02%) Gradle
16 39 (2.45%) Eclipse
17 37 (2.33%) gulp
18 31 (1.95%) Bower
19 30 (1.89%) Spock
General
1 158 (9.94%) Finance
2 116 (7.30%) Banking
3 71 (4.47%) Retail
4 64 (4.03%) Investment Banking
5 42 (2.64%) Front Office
6 35 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.20%) Publishing
7 16 (1.01%) Games
8 15 (0.94%) Marketing
9 12 (0.75%) Electronics
10 11 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.63%) Back Office
12 8 (0.50%) Advertising
13 4 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.25%) Legal
13 4 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.13%) Automotive
15 1 (0.063%) Law
15 1 (0.063%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1192 (74.97%) Developer
2 400 (25.16%) Java Developer
3 161 (10.13%) Architect
4 143 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 123 (7.74%) .NET Developer
6 86 (5.41%) iOS Developer
7 79 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
8 74 (4.65%) Web Developer
9 73 (4.59%) Front-End Developer
10 70 (4.40%) Technical Architect
11 69 (4.34%) C# Developer
12 63 (3.96%) Senior Java Developer
13 61 (3.84%) Solutions Architect
14 47 (2.96%) Analyst
15 45 (2.83%) Python Developer
16 40 (2.52%) Android Developer
17 36 (2.26%) C# .NET Developer
18 31 (1.95%) Software Engineer
19 30 (1.89%) Tester
19 30 (1.89%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 661 (41.57%) Web Services
2 583 (36.67%) HTML
3 456 (28.68%) CSS
4 384 (24.15%) HTML5
5 335 (21.07%) Spring
6 327 (20.57%) AngularJS
7 314 (19.75%) .NET
8 283 (17.80%) JSON
9 242 (15.22%) XML
10 237 (14.91%) jQuery
11 225 (14.15%) SOAP
12 219 (13.77%) CSS3
13 194 (12.20%) J2EE
14 160 (10.06%) ASP.NET
15 151 (9.50%) Hibernate
16 131 (8.24%) REST
17 122 (7.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 117 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
19 108 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 105 (6.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 173 (10.88%) User Experience
2 92 (5.79%) Mobile App
3 65 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.08%) iPad
5 46 (2.89%) iPhone
6 44 (2.77%) Computer Science
7 33 (2.08%) Visualisation
8 30 (1.89%) Social Media
9 27 (1.70%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.32%) Fixed Income
11 20 (1.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 20 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.19%) Animation
13 17 (1.07%) Digital Media
14 16 (1.01%) Market Risk
14 16 (1.01%) N-Tier
15 13 (0.82%) Derivative
16 11 (0.69%) Algorithms
17 10 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 230 (14.47%) Linux
2 126 (7.92%) Apple iOS
3 97 (6.10%) UNIX
4 85 (5.35%) Android
5 47 (2.96%) CentOS
6 46 (2.89%) Ubuntu
7 44 (2.77%) Windows
8 15 (0.94%) Debian
9 13 (0.82%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.75%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.063%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.063%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.063%) Solaris
14 1 (0.063%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 996 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 707 (44.47%) TDD
3 445 (27.99%) Scrum
4 421 (26.48%) BDD
5 364 (22.89%) MVC
6 335 (21.07%) Continuous Integration
7 282 (17.74%) OO
8 201 (12.64%) SOA
9 199 (12.52%) Open Source
10 163 (10.25%) E-Commerce
11 149 (9.37%) Pair Programming
12 128 (8.05%) Kanban
13 121 (7.61%) Web Development
14 118 (7.42%) Unit Testing
15 110 (6.92%) Multithreading
16 98 (6.16%) iOS Development
16 98 (6.16%) DevOps
17 97 (6.10%) SDLC
18 96 (6.04%) Mentoring
19 93 (5.85%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 802 (50.44%) Java
2 602 (37.86%) JavaScript
3 332 (20.88%) SQL
4 296 (18.62%) C#
5 179 (11.26%) Scala
6 157 (9.87%) Ruby
7 132 (8.30%) Python
8 122 (7.67%) PHP
9 93 (5.85%) Groovy
10 83 (5.22%) Objective-C
11 49 (3.08%) C++
12 38 (2.39%) Clojure
13 27 (1.70%) T-SQL
14 22 (1.38%) Apple Swift
15 19 (1.19%) Perl
16 15 (0.94%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.82%) C
18 12 (0.75%) PHP5
19 9 (0.57%) XPath
20 7 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (5.91%) Security Cleared
2 73 (4.59%) Degree
3 54 (3.40%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.25%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.19%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.19%) ISEB
6 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) MCAD
7 2 (0.13%) MCSD
8 1 (0.063%) MCPD
8 1 (0.063%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (7.30%) QA
2 9 (0.57%) WAI
3 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (1.32%) Docker
2 20 (1.26%) Apache Flume
3 9 (0.57%) Varnish
4 8 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.50%) HDFS
5 7 (0.44%) vSphere
6 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.063%) KVM
8 1 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.063%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.063%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (2.70%) Puppet
3 18 (1.13%) Vagrant
3 18 (1.13%) Ansible
4 12 (0.75%) Salt
5 11 (0.69%) Apache Shiro
6 10 (0.63%) Oozie
7 8 (0.50%) Rundeck
8 5 (0.31%) Kibana
8 5 (0.31%) logstash
8 5 (0.31%) Capistrano
9 4 (0.25%) OpenAM
10 3 (0.19%) MOM
11 2 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.13%) OpenSSO
12 1 (0.063%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.063%) Nagios
12 1 (0.063%) Graphite
Vendors
1 142 (8.93%) Oracle
2 91 (5.72%) Microsoft
3 48 (3.02%) Apple
4 40 (2.52%) IBM
5 38 (2.39%) Google
6 32 (2.01%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.32%) Adobe
7 21 (1.32%) SAP
8 19 (1.19%) CA
9 15 (0.94%) TIBCO
10 14 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 13 (0.82%) Twitter
12 12 (0.75%) ATG
12 12 (0.75%) Endeca
13 11 (0.69%) Perforce
13 11 (0.69%) Progress
13 11 (0.69%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.69%) Apigee
14 10 (0.63%) VMware
14 10 (0.63%) Telerik
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £0.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Month contract initially
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £320 per day + £320 / Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
East Riding
Searchability
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day 6 WEEK CONTRACT
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £301 - £430 per day
Posted: 3 days ago