The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 167 227 333
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +106
Contract jobs citing RESTful 613 410 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.24% 0.88% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 3.09% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 295 187
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13762 13268 14024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.48% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8997 8612 8708
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 271 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
RESTful
UK

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 July 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 28 July 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
(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 +43 414 £425 +3.03% 124
South East +55 90 £350 - 36
North West +8 42 £425 +31.78% 23
Yorkshire +13 16 £338 +16.37% 14
East of England -17 15 £331 -22.05% 12
South West -35 15 £325 -7.14% 21
West Midlands -10 10 £325 -7.14% 5
East Midlands +5 9 £305 +17.30% 12
North East - - - - 9
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 571 (53.07%) Web Services
2 519 (48.23%) Java
3 511 (47.49%) JavaScript
4 460 (42.75%) TDD
5 437 (40.61%) HTML
6 384 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
7 328 (30.48%) CSS
8 319 (29.65%) Scrum
9 288 (26.77%) JSON
10 280 (26.02%) XML
11 275 (25.56%) HTML5
12 239 (22.21%) jQuery
13 237 (22.03%) BDD
14 230 (21.38%) Linux
15 228 (21.19%) MVC
16 222 (20.63%) Git (software)
17 219 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
18 218 (20.26%) SOAP
19 201 (18.68%) OO
20 196 (18.22%) AngularJS
21 188 (17.47%) Subversion
22 184 (17.10%) CSS3
23 180 (16.73%) Spring
24 172 (15.99%) PHP
25 166 (15.43%) MySQL
26 156 (14.50%) SQL
27 149 (13.85%) C#
28 147 (13.66%) .NET
29 146 (13.57%) Maven
30 141 (13.10%) NoSQL

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 101 (9.39%) Apache
2 77 (7.16%) Node.js
3 64 (5.95%) Tomcat
4 60 (5.58%) CMS
5 49 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 32 (2.97%) Apache Solr
7 28 (2.60%) Confluence
8 19 (1.77%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.39%) nginx
10 14 (1.30%) IIS
11 12 (1.12%) Mule
12 8 (0.74%) SharePoint
12 8 (0.74%) Jetty
13 7 (0.65%) Drupal
13 7 (0.65%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (0.65%) Apache Pig
14 6 (0.56%) Liferay
15 5 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (0.84%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.46%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.093%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.093%) Blender
Business Applications
1 15 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.37%) Magento
4 3 (0.28%) Shopify
4 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.19%) Tridion
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 60 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.21%) Rackspace Cloud
3 12 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.02%) SaaS
4 11 (1.02%) GitHub
5 9 (0.84%) Amazon S3
6 8 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.65%) Heroku
8 5 (0.46%) Force.com
9 3 (0.28%) PaaS
10 2 (0.19%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.19%) Route 53
11 1 (0.093%) IaaS
11 1 (0.093%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.093%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.093%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 128 (11.90%) HTTP
2 50 (4.65%) Internet
3 20 (1.86%) SSH
4 16 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.30%) SSL
6 13 (1.21%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.74%) LDAP
8 5 (0.46%) VPN
9 3 (0.28%) DNS
9 3 (0.28%) Intranet
9 3 (0.28%) SMTP
10 2 (0.19%) FTP
10 2 (0.19%) SNMP
10 2 (0.19%) Telnet
11 1 (0.093%) X.509
11 1 (0.093%) Wireless
11 1 (0.093%) DVB
11 1 (0.093%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.093%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.093%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (15.43%) MySQL
2 141 (13.10%) NoSQL
3 138 (12.83%) MongoDB
4 94 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 45 (4.18%) Relational Database
6 27 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (1.95%) Redis
8 18 (1.67%) Hadoop
9 17 (1.58%) SQLite
10 16 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.30%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.02%) Big Data
15 7 (0.65%) InterSystems Cache
16 6 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
16 6 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 222 (20.63%) Git (software)
2 188 (17.47%) Subversion
3 146 (13.57%) Maven
4 140 (13.01%) Jenkins
5 103 (9.57%) Cucumber
6 89 (8.27%) JIRA
7 83 (7.71%) Selenium
8 74 (6.88%) Ant
9 58 (5.39%) JUnit
10 51 (4.74%) Hudson
11 46 (4.28%) TeamCity
12 41 (3.81%) Xcode
13 39 (3.62%) Eclipse
13 39 (3.62%) WebDriver
14 35 (3.25%) Visual Studio
15 32 (2.97%) Jasmine
16 27 (2.51%) Grunt
17 26 (2.42%) SpecFlow
18 22 (2.04%) Mockito
19 21 (1.95%) CruiseControl
General
1 97 (9.01%) Finance
2 61 (5.67%) Retail
3 56 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 50 (4.65%) Marketing
5 42 (3.90%) Banking
6 32 (2.97%) Games
7 27 (2.51%) Publishing
8 21 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.77%) Advertising
10 15 (1.39%) Electronics
11 12 (1.12%) Front Office
12 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.46%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.37%) Billing
15 3 (0.28%) Back Office
15 3 (0.28%) Automotive
16 2 (0.19%) Legal
16 2 (0.19%) German Language
17 1 (0.093%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 871 (80.95%) Developer
2 217 (20.17%) Java Developer
3 104 (9.67%) Senior Developer
4 85 (7.90%) iOS Developer
5 81 (7.53%) PHP Developer
6 72 (6.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 68 (6.32%) .NET Developer
8 66 (6.13%) C# Developer
9 65 (6.04%) Architect
10 64 (5.95%) Front-End Developer
11 51 (4.74%) Web Developer
11 51 (4.74%) C# .NET Developer
12 45 (4.18%) Android Developer
13 37 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
14 28 (2.60%) Lead Developer
15 26 (2.42%) Software Developer
16 25 (2.32%) Technical Architect
17 22 (2.04%) Tester
18 21 (1.95%) DevOps Engineer
19 20 (1.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 571 (53.07%) Web Services
2 437 (40.61%) HTML
3 328 (30.48%) CSS
4 288 (26.77%) JSON
5 280 (26.02%) XML
6 275 (25.56%) HTML5
7 239 (22.21%) jQuery
8 218 (20.26%) SOAP
9 196 (18.22%) AngularJS
10 184 (17.10%) CSS3
11 180 (16.73%) Spring
12 147 (13.66%) .NET
13 127 (11.80%) J2EE
14 117 (10.87%) Backbone.js
15 105 (9.76%) Ajax
16 104 (9.67%) Hibernate
17 77 (7.16%) ASP.NET
18 69 (6.41%) REST
19 56 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (4.74%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.25%) Mobile App
2 109 (10.13%) Open Source
3 62 (5.76%) iPad
4 57 (5.30%) Social Media
5 35 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.88%) iPhone
7 30 (2.79%) Client/Server
8 18 (1.67%) DTV
8 18 (1.67%) Online Games
8 18 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (1.58%) Visualisation
10 16 (1.49%) Social Network
11 13 (1.21%) W3C
11 13 (1.21%) Streaming Media
12 12 (1.12%) PKI
12 12 (1.12%) Animation
12 12 (1.12%) Video on Demand
13 9 (0.84%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.84%) Derivative
14 8 (0.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 230 (21.38%) Linux
2 127 (11.80%) Apple iOS
3 96 (8.92%) Android
4 66 (6.13%) UNIX
5 34 (3.16%) Windows
6 29 (2.70%) CentOS
7 13 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.84%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.74%) AIX
10 7 (0.65%) Fedora
11 6 (0.56%) Solaris
12 5 (0.46%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.37%) VMS
14 1 (0.093%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.093%) Debian
14 1 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.093%) webOS
14 1 (0.093%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (42.75%) TDD
2 384 (35.69%) Agile Software Development
3 319 (29.65%) Scrum
4 237 (22.03%) BDD
5 228 (21.19%) MVC
6 219 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
7 201 (18.68%) OO
8 126 (11.71%) E-Commerce
9 108 (10.04%) SOA
10 104 (9.67%) Unit Testing
11 98 (9.11%) iOS Development
12 80 (7.43%) OOP
13 78 (7.25%) Content Management
14 69 (6.41%) Web Development
14 69 (6.41%) DevOps
15 64 (5.95%) Pair Programming
16 62 (5.76%) Kanban
16 62 (5.76%) Test Automation
17 61 (5.67%) Android Development
18 58 (5.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 519 (48.23%) Java
2 511 (47.49%) JavaScript
3 172 (15.99%) PHP
4 156 (14.50%) SQL
5 149 (13.85%) C#
6 104 (9.67%) Ruby
7 97 (9.01%) Objective-C
8 76 (7.06%) Groovy
9 66 (6.13%) Scala
10 56 (5.20%) Python
11 45 (4.18%) C++
12 29 (2.70%) PHP5
13 26 (2.42%) T-SQL
14 23 (2.14%) PL/SQL
15 21 (1.95%) XQuery
15 21 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.86%) Clojure
16 20 (1.86%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.77%) C
18 12 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (4.83%) Degree
2 26 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 7 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.46%) MBA
6 2 (0.19%) CFA
6 2 (0.19%) ISEB
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.093%) MCP
7 1 (0.093%) MCAD
7 1 (0.093%) MCSD
7 1 (0.093%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.093%) MCTS
7 1 (0.093%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.51%) QA
2 1 (0.093%) HL7
2 1 (0.093%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.093%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.21%) Varnish
2 5 (0.46%) VirtualBox
3 4 (0.37%) KVM
3 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.28%) vCloud
5 2 (0.19%) Docker
6 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.093%) Squid
Systems Management
1 40 (3.72%) Puppet
2 32 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.49%) Vagrant
4 11 (1.02%) Ansible
5 8 (0.74%) Salt
5 8 (0.74%) OpenSSO
6 6 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
7 5 (0.46%) Nagios
8 4 (0.37%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.37%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.37%) OpenAM
9 3 (0.28%) Oozie
10 2 (0.19%) OpenIDM
11 1 (0.093%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.093%) YUM
Vendors
1 107 (9.94%) Oracle
2 62 (5.76%) JBoss
3 50 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 42 (3.90%) ATG
4 42 (3.90%) Endeca
5 36 (3.35%) Perforce
6 34 (3.16%) Adobe
7 32 (2.97%) Apple
7 32 (2.97%) Zend
8 31 (2.88%) Twitter
9 27 (2.51%) Facebook
10 21 (1.95%) Google
11 18 (1.67%) SAP
11 18 (1.67%) Rackspace
12 15 (1.39%) IBM
13 14 (1.30%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.84%) RedDot
15 8 (0.74%) VMware
15 8 (0.74%) Open Text
15 8 (0.74%) Atlassian
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