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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 227 263 378
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +115
Contract jobs citing RESTful 460 305 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.71% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.35% 2.63% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 238 143
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13748 11579 14356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.77% 26.81% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9003 7377 8666
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 338 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +16 315 £425 +6.25% 96
South East +6 38 £338 -20.58% 26
North West -11 33 £310 -3.87% 13
South West -13 26 £375 +7.14% 10
East Midlands - 19 £375 - 9
Yorkshire -2 13 £300 -7.69% 16
East of England -33 10 £463 +72.09% 14
West Midlands -17 5 £325 -10.95% 6
North East - 1 - - 5
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 513 (57.25%) Web Services
2 487 (54.35%) Java
3 407 (45.42%) TDD
4 372 (41.52%) JavaScript
5 367 (40.96%) HTML
6 350 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
7 289 (32.25%) CSS
8 278 (31.03%) Scrum
9 269 (30.02%) XML
10 241 (26.90%) MVC
11 236 (26.34%) JSON
12 217 (24.22%) Spring
13 214 (23.88%) jQuery
14 213 (23.77%) HTML5
15 206 (22.99%) SOAP
16 197 (21.99%) BDD
17 189 (21.09%) Git (software)
18 184 (20.54%) SQL
19 181 (20.20%) .NET
20 175 (19.53%) Linux
21 167 (18.64%) OO
21 167 (18.64%) C#
22 163 (18.19%) CSS3
23 152 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
24 138 (15.40%) Subversion
25 132 (14.73%) Hibernate
26 127 (14.17%) J2EE
27 124 (13.84%) MySQL
28 122 (13.62%) SQL Server
29 121 (13.50%) SOA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 84 (9.38%) Node.js
2 82 (9.15%) Apache
3 69 (7.70%) CMS
4 64 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 28 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 27 (3.01%) WebLogic
7 24 (2.68%) Adobe CQ
8 18 (2.01%) Liferay
8 18 (2.01%) Alfresco
9 17 (1.90%) nginx
10 14 (1.56%) WebSphere
11 12 (1.34%) IIS
12 9 (1.00%) SharePoint
12 9 (1.00%) Drupal
12 9 (1.00%) Mule
12 9 (1.00%) Confluence
13 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.67%) Jadu
14 6 (0.67%) Jetty
15 5 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.67%) Mingle
4 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.01%) SaaS
3 11 (1.23%) GitHub
4 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.89%) Rackspace Cloud
7 7 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.67%) Heroku
9 3 (0.33%) IaaS
10 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.11%) PaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) Force.com
11 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 100 (11.16%) HTTP
2 36 (4.02%) Internet
3 11 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.00%) LDAP
4 9 (1.00%) SSL
4 9 (1.00%) AMQP
5 7 (0.78%) Wireless
6 6 (0.67%) SSH
6 6 (0.67%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.33%) Intranet
7 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 3 (0.33%) SMTP
8 2 (0.22%) FTP
8 2 (0.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.11%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.84%) MySQL
2 122 (13.62%) SQL Server
3 113 (12.61%) MongoDB
4 103 (11.50%) NoSQL
5 57 (6.36%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 19 (2.12%) RavenDB
10 17 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (1.90%) SQLite
11 16 (1.79%) Neo4j
11 16 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.34%) MarkLogic
14 11 (1.23%) Big Data
15 9 (1.00%) CouchDB
15 9 (1.00%) Redis
15 9 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.78%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 189 (21.09%) Git (software)
2 138 (15.40%) Subversion
3 102 (11.38%) Maven
3 102 (11.38%) Jenkins
4 100 (11.16%) Cucumber
5 91 (10.16%) Selenium
6 72 (8.04%) JUnit
7 70 (7.81%) Ant
8 64 (7.14%) Hudson
9 55 (6.14%) WebDriver
10 53 (5.92%) TeamCity
11 48 (5.36%) Visual Studio
12 37 (4.13%) NUnit
13 34 (3.79%) JIRA
14 33 (3.68%) CruiseControl
15 28 (3.13%) Mockito
16 27 (3.01%) Xcode
17 26 (2.90%) SpecFlow
18 24 (2.68%) Eclipse
19 21 (2.34%) Jasmine
General
1 94 (10.49%) Finance
2 58 (6.47%) Banking
3 50 (5.58%) Retail
4 36 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 35 (3.91%) Marketing
6 30 (3.35%) Publishing
7 19 (2.12%) Games
8 16 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.23%) Advertising
11 10 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 9 (1.00%) Legal
12 9 (1.00%) Electronics
12 9 (1.00%) Billing
13 6 (0.67%) Front Office
14 3 (0.33%) Back Office
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 715 (79.80%) Developer
2 216 (24.11%) Java Developer
3 86 (9.60%) Senior Developer
4 78 (8.71%) .NET Developer
5 76 (8.48%) C# Developer
6 52 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 46 (5.13%) Architect
8 42 (4.69%) Web Developer
8 42 (4.69%) PHP Developer
8 42 (4.69%) iOS Developer
9 38 (4.24%) Android Developer
10 37 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 36 (4.02%) Software Developer
12 29 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
13 27 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
14 23 (2.57%) Tester
15 19 (2.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 18 (2.01%) Technical Architect
17 17 (1.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
18 16 (1.79%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (57.25%) Web Services
2 367 (40.96%) HTML
3 289 (32.25%) CSS
4 269 (30.02%) XML
5 236 (26.34%) JSON
6 217 (24.22%) Spring
7 214 (23.88%) jQuery
8 213 (23.77%) HTML5
9 206 (22.99%) SOAP
10 181 (20.20%) .NET
11 163 (18.19%) CSS3
12 132 (14.73%) Hibernate
13 127 (14.17%) J2EE
14 88 (9.82%) ASP.NET
15 82 (9.15%) Spring MVC
16 79 (8.82%) Backbone.js
17 78 (8.71%) AngularJS
18 73 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
19 69 (7.70%) Ajax
20 65 (7.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 95 (10.60%) Mobile App
2 78 (8.71%) Open Source
3 39 (4.35%) Social Media
4 34 (3.79%) iPad
5 31 (3.46%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.79%) Client/Server
7 19 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
8 15 (1.67%) PKI
9 12 (1.34%) iPhone
10 11 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (1.12%) Semantic Web
11 10 (1.12%) Online Games
11 10 (1.12%) Derivative
11 10 (1.12%) DTV
12 9 (1.00%) Social Network
12 9 (1.00%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.89%) Video on Demand
13 8 (0.89%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 175 (19.53%) Linux
2 80 (8.93%) Apple iOS
3 72 (8.04%) Android
4 48 (5.36%) Windows
5 40 (4.46%) UNIX
6 22 (2.46%) CentOS
7 14 (1.56%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.67%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.67%) AIX
10 5 (0.56%) Solaris
10 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.56%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.45%) Fedora
12 1 (0.11%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (45.42%) TDD
2 350 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (31.03%) Scrum
4 241 (26.90%) MVC
5 197 (21.99%) BDD
6 167 (18.64%) OO
7 152 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
8 121 (13.50%) SOA
9 97 (10.83%) E-Commerce
10 83 (9.26%) Pair Programming
11 79 (8.82%) Unit Testing
12 71 (7.92%) Content Management
13 70 (7.81%) Test Automation
14 64 (7.14%) OOP
15 56 (6.25%) Kanban
16 55 (6.14%) iOS Development
17 51 (5.69%) Web Development
18 47 (5.25%) Software Engineering
19 46 (5.13%) Android Development
20 43 (4.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 487 (54.35%) Java
2 372 (41.52%) JavaScript
3 184 (20.54%) SQL
4 167 (18.64%) C#
5 104 (11.61%) PHP
6 97 (10.83%) Ruby
7 55 (6.14%) Objective-C
8 50 (5.58%) T-SQL
9 48 (5.36%) Scala
10 45 (5.02%) Groovy
11 42 (4.69%) Python
12 37 (4.13%) XQuery
13 26 (2.90%) XPath
14 23 (2.57%) Shell Script
15 21 (2.34%) C++
15 21 (2.34%) PowerShell
15 21 (2.34%) Bash Shell
15 21 (2.34%) Clojure
16 19 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 19 (2.12%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (5.69%) Degree
2 34 (3.79%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.12%) DV Cleared
4 13 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.56%) MBA
6 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.22%) ISEB
7 2 (0.22%) MCSD
7 2 (0.22%) MCSE
7 2 (0.22%) MCTS
7 2 (0.22%) CFA
8 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) PhD
8 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.57%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.00%) Squid
2 6 (0.67%) Varnish
3 4 (0.45%) KVM
3 4 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (4.13%) Puppet
2 30 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.89%) Ansible
3 8 (0.89%) OpenSSO
4 6 (0.67%) Nagios
5 5 (0.56%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (0.56%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.45%) Ganglia
6 4 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.33%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.22%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.22%) SCOM
9 1 (0.11%) YUM
Vendors
1 101 (11.27%) Oracle
2 47 (5.25%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.02%) JBoss
4 30 (3.35%) Twitter
5 29 (3.24%) ATG
6 28 (3.13%) Endeca
7 26 (2.90%) Adobe
8 25 (2.79%) Facebook
9 23 (2.57%) Perforce
10 19 (2.12%) Apple
11 17 (1.90%) Zend
12 15 (1.67%) Google
12 15 (1.67%) Talend
13 11 (1.23%) SAP
14 9 (1.00%) IBM
14 9 (1.00%) HP
14 9 (1.00%) Rackspace
15 7 (0.78%) WSO2
16 6 (0.67%) Red Hat
16 6 (0.67%) Atlassian
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