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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 151 204 227
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +23
Contract jobs citing RESTful 678 439 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.46% 1.00% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 3.66% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 310 249
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 £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 - £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 - £39.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 +40 394 £425 - 141
South East +87 144 £389 +19.61% 69
South West +9 46 £400 +18.51% 15
North West -9 40 £350 -3.44% 32
East of England +2 22 £388 -3.12% 16
Yorkshire -3 18 £328 +2.34% 24
East Midlands +17 9 £318 -18.06% 14
West Midlands -1 4 £336 -18.60% 13
North East - 1 - - 7
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 861 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 709 (50.43%) Java
3 653 (46.44%) Web Services
4 591 (42.03%) JavaScript
5 590 (41.96%) TDD
6 575 (40.90%) HTML
7 449 (31.93%) CSS
8 437 (31.08%) Scrum
9 344 (24.47%) HTML5
10 321 (22.83%) Git (software)
11 314 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
12 309 (21.98%) OO
13 304 (21.62%) MVC
14 295 (20.98%) BDD
15 287 (20.41%) JSON
16 285 (20.27%) Spring
17 271 (19.27%) XML
18 260 (18.49%) C#
19 252 (17.92%) .NET
20 250 (17.78%) SOAP
21 249 (17.71%) SQL
22 246 (17.50%) Linux
23 215 (15.29%) AngularJS
24 205 (14.58%) jQuery
25 204 (14.51%) Jenkins
26 194 (13.80%) SOA
27 186 (13.23%) CSS3
28 178 (12.66%) Subversion
29 177 (12.59%) Maven
30 163 (11.59%) Ruby

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 123 (8.75%) Node.js
2 119 (8.46%) Apache
3 96 (6.83%) Tomcat
4 76 (5.41%) CMS
5 54 (3.84%) JBoss
6 43 (3.06%) Confluence
7 40 (2.84%) Apache Solr
8 32 (2.28%) WebSphere
9 31 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.85%) IIS
11 24 (1.71%) Adobe CQ
11 24 (1.71%) nginx
12 23 (1.64%) SharePoint
13 21 (1.49%) Alfresco
14 19 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (1.00%) Mule
16 12 (0.85%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
17 9 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.57%) Doxygen
3 7 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.28%) MS Office
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.071%) Mingle
6 1 (0.071%) MS Project
6 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.64%) Magento
2 9 (0.64%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.50%) ION MarketView
3 7 (0.50%) RMDS
4 6 (0.43%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 5 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.21%) TRIRIGA
6 3 (0.21%) Summit
7 1 (0.071%) Shopify
7 1 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.071%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.071%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (1.78%) Amazon S3
5 20 (1.42%) SaaS
6 18 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (1.21%) GitHub
8 10 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.50%) Heroku
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.36%) ElastiCache
10 5 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.21%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.21%) PaaS
12 1 (0.071%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.071%) IaaS
12 1 (0.071%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 151 (10.74%) HTTP
2 81 (5.76%) Internet
3 17 (1.21%) DNS
4 16 (1.14%) HTTPS
5 11 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.71%) VPN
7 4 (0.28%) FTP
7 4 (0.28%) Firewall
7 4 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.21%) AMQP
8 3 (0.21%) Intranet
8 3 (0.21%) LDAP
9 2 (0.14%) SMTP
9 2 (0.14%) 3G
9 2 (0.14%) DVB
9 2 (0.14%) DSL
9 2 (0.14%) Network Security
9 2 (0.14%) Multicast
10 1 (0.071%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.071%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (10.60%) MySQL
2 148 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 125 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 108 (7.68%) Relational Database
5 107 (7.61%) SQL Server
6 69 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 36 (2.56%) Redis
9 34 (2.42%) Big Data
10 32 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.14%) DB2
13 14 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (0.85%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.85%) Couchbase
16 11 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.64%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 321 (22.83%) Git (software)
2 204 (14.51%) Jenkins
3 178 (12.66%) Subversion
4 177 (12.59%) Maven
5 162 (11.52%) Cucumber
6 142 (10.10%) Selenium
7 129 (9.17%) JUnit
8 123 (8.75%) JIRA
9 59 (4.20%) Mockito
10 49 (3.49%) Eclipse
11 48 (3.41%) WebDriver
12 46 (3.27%) NUnit
13 45 (3.20%) Ant
14 41 (2.92%) Grunt
15 40 (2.84%) Jasmine
16 39 (2.77%) Xcode
17 34 (2.42%) Hudson
18 33 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
19 31 (2.20%) SpecFlow
20 27 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 137 (9.74%) Finance
2 97 (6.90%) Banking
3 61 (4.34%) Retail
4 43 (3.06%) Investment Banking
5 38 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.63%) Front Office
7 35 (2.49%) Publishing
8 27 (1.92%) Games
9 18 (1.28%) Marketing
10 13 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.71%) Advertising
12 9 (0.64%) Back Office
13 8 (0.57%) Law
14 7 (0.50%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.50%) Electronics
15 5 (0.36%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.28%) Automotive
17 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1105 (78.59%) Developer
2 342 (24.32%) Java Developer
3 152 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 102 (7.25%) .NET Developer
5 86 (6.12%) PHP Developer
6 83 (5.90%) Architect
6 83 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 80 (5.69%) iOS Developer
8 69 (4.91%) Web Developer
9 63 (4.48%) C# Developer
10 59 (4.20%) Front-End Developer
11 49 (3.49%) Analyst
12 43 (3.06%) Scala Developer
13 41 (2.92%) Android Developer
14 39 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
15 32 (2.28%) Senior Java Developer
15 32 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
16 31 (2.20%) Tester
17 30 (2.13%) Senior .NET Developer
18 28 (1.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 653 (46.44%) Web Services
2 575 (40.90%) HTML
3 449 (31.93%) CSS
4 344 (24.47%) HTML5
5 287 (20.41%) JSON
6 285 (20.27%) Spring
7 271 (19.27%) XML
8 252 (17.92%) .NET
9 250 (17.78%) SOAP
10 215 (15.29%) AngularJS
11 205 (14.58%) jQuery
12 186 (13.23%) CSS3
13 157 (11.17%) J2EE
14 142 (10.10%) Hibernate
15 130 (9.25%) REST
16 124 (8.82%) ASP.NET
17 106 (7.54%) Ajax
18 84 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
19 81 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
20 70 (4.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 125 (8.89%) User Experience
2 124 (8.82%) Open Source
3 101 (7.18%) Mobile App
4 57 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 55 (3.91%) iPad
6 46 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
7 41 (2.92%) iPhone
8 30 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 28 (1.99%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.92%) Social Media
10 27 (1.92%) Derivative
11 26 (1.85%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.42%) W3C
13 18 (1.28%) Data Integration
14 14 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (1.00%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.92%) Online Games
16 12 (0.85%) Streaming Media
16 12 (0.85%) Video on Demand
16 12 (0.85%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 246 (17.50%) Linux
2 146 (10.38%) Apple iOS
3 117 (8.32%) UNIX
4 115 (8.18%) Android
5 91 (6.47%) Windows
6 27 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 16 (1.14%) CentOS
8 14 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.71%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.28%) ThreadX
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.14%) Debian
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.071%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 861 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 590 (41.96%) TDD
3 437 (31.08%) Scrum
4 314 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
5 309 (21.98%) OO
6 304 (21.62%) MVC
7 295 (20.98%) BDD
8 194 (13.80%) SOA
9 159 (11.31%) E-Commerce
10 145 (10.31%) Web Development
11 108 (7.68%) Unit Testing
12 104 (7.40%) iOS Development
13 87 (6.19%) Software Engineering
13 87 (6.19%) Mentoring
14 84 (5.97%) Kanban
14 84 (5.97%) OOP
15 79 (5.62%) Test Automation
15 79 (5.62%) Pair Programming
16 77 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
17 76 (5.41%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 709 (50.43%) Java
2 591 (42.03%) JavaScript
3 260 (18.49%) C#
4 249 (17.71%) SQL
5 163 (11.59%) Ruby
6 161 (11.45%) PHP
7 145 (10.31%) Python
8 120 (8.53%) Scala
9 90 (6.40%) Objective-C
10 60 (4.27%) Groovy
11 52 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 38 (2.70%) PHP5
12 38 (2.70%) Bash Shell
13 25 (1.78%) C++
14 24 (1.71%) C
14 24 (1.71%) Perl
15 22 (1.56%) Clojure
16 21 (1.49%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.35%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 104 (7.40%) Degree
2 48 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.71%) ISEB
5 6 (0.43%) BC Cleared
6 5 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.071%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.071%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.071%) HNC
8 1 (0.071%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.92%) QA
2 6 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (1.78%) Docker
2 13 (0.92%) Varnish
3 12 (0.85%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.57%) vCloud
4 8 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.43%) vSphere
6 4 (0.28%) HDFS
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.071%) Squid
8 1 (0.071%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 75 (5.33%) Puppet
2 32 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.78%) Vagrant
4 17 (1.21%) Ansible
5 9 (0.64%) logstash
6 6 (0.43%) Capistrano
7 5 (0.36%) Kibana
7 5 (0.36%) OpenSSO
7 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
8 4 (0.28%) WebInspect
9 3 (0.21%) Salt
9 3 (0.21%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.21%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.071%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 123 (8.75%) Oracle
2 90 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 62 (4.41%) Google
4 32 (2.28%) Apple
5 29 (2.06%) Zend
6 26 (1.85%) Endeca
6 26 (1.85%) ATG
7 25 (1.78%) Perforce
8 24 (1.71%) Twitter
9 18 (1.28%) Adobe
10 17 (1.21%) TIBCO
11 15 (1.07%) VMware
11 15 (1.07%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.00%) Facebook
13 13 (0.92%) hybris
14 12 (0.85%) IBM
15 10 (0.71%) EPiServer
15 10 (0.71%) Sitecore
15 10 (0.71%) New Relic
16 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
London
Open Select Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £440.00 - £460.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
IT People First
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day Negotiable - 5 Months + Remote Work
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £575 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago