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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 230 261 369
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +108
Contract jobs citing RESTful 459 308 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.32% 2.62% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 239 149
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 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13805 11747 14337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.95% 26.87% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9068 7515 8670
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 334 358
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 23 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 23 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 +34 314 £425 +6.25% 82
South East +8 41 £331 -22.05% 28
North West -20 27 £310 -3.87% 10
South West -6 26 £375 +7.14% 9
East Midlands - 20 £375 - 3
Yorkshire -15 14 £300 -11.56% 15
East of England -36 11 £425 +57.40% 10
West Midlands -18 4 £325 -1.51% 4
North East - 2 - - 5
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 517 (57.06%) Web Services
2 490 (54.08%) Java
3 406 (44.81%) TDD
4 380 (41.94%) JavaScript
5 370 (40.84%) HTML
6 347 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
7 294 (32.45%) CSS
8 282 (31.13%) Scrum
9 270 (29.80%) XML
10 239 (26.38%) MVC
11 237 (26.16%) JSON
12 218 (24.06%) Spring
13 216 (23.84%) jQuery
14 214 (23.62%) HTML5
15 207 (22.85%) SOAP
16 195 (21.52%) BDD
17 191 (21.08%) Git (software)
18 184 (20.31%) SQL
19 179 (19.76%) .NET
19 179 (19.76%) Linux
20 169 (18.65%) OO
21 165 (18.21%) C#
22 164 (18.10%) CSS3
23 152 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
24 138 (15.23%) Subversion
25 132 (14.57%) Hibernate
26 126 (13.91%) MySQL
27 125 (13.80%) J2EE
28 123 (13.58%) SOA
29 120 (13.25%) SQL Server

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (9.27%) Node.js
2 82 (9.05%) Apache
3 70 (7.73%) CMS
4 65 (7.17%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 27 (2.98%) Apache Solr
7 24 (2.65%) Adobe CQ
8 18 (1.99%) Alfresco
8 18 (1.99%) Liferay
8 18 (1.99%) nginx
9 14 (1.55%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.32%) IIS
11 9 (0.99%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.99%) Mule
11 9 (0.99%) Drupal
11 9 (0.99%) Confluence
12 7 (0.77%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.66%) Jadu
13 6 (0.66%) Jetty
13 6 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.44%) Mingle
4 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) MS Office
5 1 (0.11%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.77%) SaaS
3 11 (1.21%) GitHub
4 10 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
5 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.77%) Heroku
6 7 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Office 365
8 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.11%) Force.com
8 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (11.15%) HTTP
2 37 (4.08%) Internet
3 13 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.99%) SSL
4 9 (0.99%) LDAP
4 9 (0.99%) AMQP
5 7 (0.77%) Wireless
6 6 (0.66%) ZigBee
6 6 (0.66%) SSH
7 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 3 (0.33%) SMTP
7 3 (0.33%) Intranet
8 2 (0.22%) FTP
8 2 (0.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.11%) DVB
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (13.91%) MySQL
2 120 (13.25%) SQL Server
3 115 (12.69%) MongoDB
4 105 (11.59%) NoSQL
5 59 (6.51%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (2.43%) Oracle Database
9 18 (1.99%) RavenDB
9 18 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.88%) SQLite
11 15 (1.66%) Neo4j
12 14 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.32%) Big Data
14 11 (1.21%) MarkLogic
15 10 (1.10%) CouchDB
15 10 (1.10%) Redis
16 9 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 191 (21.08%) Git (software)
2 138 (15.23%) Subversion
3 104 (11.48%) Jenkins
3 104 (11.48%) Maven
4 100 (11.04%) Cucumber
5 91 (10.04%) Selenium
6 72 (7.95%) Ant
6 72 (7.95%) JUnit
7 62 (6.84%) Hudson
8 55 (6.07%) WebDriver
9 52 (5.74%) TeamCity
10 48 (5.30%) Visual Studio
11 35 (3.86%) JIRA
11 35 (3.86%) NUnit
12 33 (3.64%) CruiseControl
13 29 (3.20%) Mockito
14 27 (2.98%) Xcode
15 25 (2.76%) SpecFlow
16 24 (2.65%) Eclipse
17 21 (2.32%) Jasmine
General
1 95 (10.49%) Finance
2 59 (6.51%) Banking
3 52 (5.74%) Retail
4 37 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 35 (3.86%) Marketing
6 30 (3.31%) Publishing
7 21 (2.32%) Games
8 16 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.21%) Advertising
11 10 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.99%) Electronics
12 9 (0.99%) Billing
13 6 (0.66%) Front Office
13 6 (0.66%) Legal
14 3 (0.33%) Back Office
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 723 (79.80%) Developer
2 219 (24.17%) Java Developer
3 86 (9.49%) Senior Developer
4 81 (8.94%) .NET Developer
5 77 (8.50%) C# Developer
6 55 (6.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 48 (5.30%) Architect
8 43 (4.75%) iOS Developer
9 42 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
10 41 (4.53%) PHP Developer
11 40 (4.42%) Web Developer
12 38 (4.19%) Android Developer
13 35 (3.86%) Software Developer
14 29 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
15 26 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
16 23 (2.54%) Tester
17 20 (2.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 18 (1.99%) Technical Architect
19 17 (1.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
20 16 (1.77%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (57.06%) Web Services
2 370 (40.84%) HTML
3 294 (32.45%) CSS
4 270 (29.80%) XML
5 237 (26.16%) JSON
6 218 (24.06%) Spring
7 216 (23.84%) jQuery
8 214 (23.62%) HTML5
9 207 (22.85%) SOAP
10 179 (19.76%) .NET
11 164 (18.10%) CSS3
12 132 (14.57%) Hibernate
13 125 (13.80%) J2EE
14 88 (9.71%) ASP.NET
15 84 (9.27%) AngularJS
16 82 (9.05%) Backbone.js
16 82 (9.05%) Spring MVC
17 74 (8.17%) Ajax
18 73 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
19 64 (7.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.26%) Mobile App
2 77 (8.50%) Open Source
3 39 (4.30%) Social Media
4 34 (3.75%) iPad
5 29 (3.20%) Computer Science
6 27 (2.98%) Client/Server
7 20 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.66%) PKI
8 15 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
9 12 (1.32%) Online Games
9 12 (1.32%) iPhone
10 11 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
11 10 (1.10%) Derivative
11 10 (1.10%) Streaming Media
11 10 (1.10%) DTV
12 9 (0.99%) Semantic Web
12 9 (0.99%) Social Network
12 9 (0.99%) Visualisation
12 9 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (0.88%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 179 (19.76%) Linux
2 83 (9.16%) Apple iOS
3 74 (8.17%) Android
4 49 (5.41%) Windows
5 42 (4.64%) UNIX
6 21 (2.32%) CentOS
7 14 (1.55%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.77%) AIX
10 5 (0.55%) Solaris
10 5 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone 7
11 4 (0.44%) Fedora
12 1 (0.11%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (44.81%) TDD
2 347 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 282 (31.13%) Scrum
4 239 (26.38%) MVC
5 195 (21.52%) BDD
6 169 (18.65%) OO
7 152 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (13.58%) SOA
9 98 (10.82%) E-Commerce
10 82 (9.05%) Pair Programming
11 78 (8.61%) Unit Testing
12 71 (7.84%) Content Management
13 69 (7.62%) Test Automation
14 65 (7.17%) OOP
15 56 (6.18%) iOS Development
16 55 (6.07%) Kanban
17 53 (5.85%) Web Development
18 47 (5.19%) Software Engineering
19 46 (5.08%) Android Development
20 45 (4.97%) UML
Programming Languages
1 490 (54.08%) Java
2 380 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 184 (20.31%) SQL
4 165 (18.21%) C#
5 103 (11.37%) PHP
6 98 (10.82%) Ruby
7 58 (6.40%) Objective-C
8 49 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 48 (5.30%) Scala
10 45 (4.97%) Groovy
11 41 (4.53%) Python
12 36 (3.97%) XQuery
13 25 (2.76%) XPath
14 23 (2.54%) Shell Script
15 22 (2.43%) Clojure
15 22 (2.43%) C++
16 21 (2.32%) PowerShell
17 20 (2.21%) C
18 19 (2.10%) PL/SQL
18 19 (2.10%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (4.97%) Degree
2 34 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.21%) DV Cleared
4 12 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.55%) MBA
6 2 (0.22%) CFA
6 2 (0.22%) ISEB
6 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.54%) QA
2 1 (0.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (0.88%) Squid
2 7 (0.77%) Varnish
3 4 (0.44%) KVM
3 4 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 37 (4.08%) Puppet
2 30 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.88%) OpenSSO
3 8 (0.88%) Ansible
4 6 (0.66%) Nagios
5 5 (0.55%) CA SiteMinder
5 5 (0.55%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.44%) Ganglia
7 3 (0.33%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.22%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.22%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.22%) SCOM
9 1 (0.11%) YUM
Vendors
1 103 (11.37%) Oracle
2 47 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 38 (4.19%) JBoss
4 30 (3.31%) Twitter
5 29 (3.20%) ATG
6 28 (3.09%) Endeca
7 26 (2.87%) Adobe
8 25 (2.76%) Facebook
9 23 (2.54%) Perforce
10 19 (2.10%) Apple
11 17 (1.88%) Zend
12 15 (1.66%) Google
12 15 (1.66%) Talend
13 11 (1.21%) SAP
14 10 (1.10%) IBM
15 9 (0.99%) Rackspace
16 8 (0.88%) HP
17 7 (0.77%) Red Hat
17 7 (0.77%) WSO2
18 6 (0.66%) Atlassian
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