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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 143 220 226
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +6
Contract jobs citing RESTful 736 434 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.57% 0.94% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.80% 3.45% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 278 244
Average daily rate
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£400 £409 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 - £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 - £41.00
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
12699 12582 11384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.12% 27.17% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8477 7973 7265
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 26 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

RESTful Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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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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 +59 431 £425 - 133
South East +80 155 £380 +26.66% 55
North West +1 52 £350 -6.66% 36
South West +11 44 £375 - 19
East of England +18 22 £340 -15.00% 16
Yorkshire +2 17 £335 +0.75% 15
West Midlands -5 8 £338 +7.14% 13
East Midlands +6 6 £350 -9.67% 11
North East - 3 £375 - 11
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 852 (58.92%) Agile Software Development
2 738 (51.04%) Java
3 673 (46.54%) Web Services
4 621 (42.95%) JavaScript
5 597 (41.29%) TDD
6 593 (41.01%) HTML
7 464 (32.09%) CSS
8 442 (30.57%) Scrum
9 352 (24.34%) HTML5
10 341 (23.58%) Git (software)
11 334 (23.10%) OO
12 318 (21.99%) Spring
13 314 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
14 309 (21.37%) BDD
15 301 (20.82%) JSON
16 299 (20.68%) MVC
17 275 (19.02%) SQL
18 272 (18.81%) C#
19 266 (18.40%) SOAP
20 265 (18.33%) XML
21 263 (18.19%) Linux
21 263 (18.19%) .NET
22 255 (17.63%) AngularJS
23 220 (15.21%) jQuery
24 210 (14.52%) Jenkins
25 204 (14.11%) SOA
26 189 (13.07%) Subversion
27 186 (12.86%) Maven
28 183 (12.66%) CSS3
29 172 (11.89%) J2EE

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 143 (9.89%) Apache
2 128 (8.85%) Node.js
3 115 (7.95%) Tomcat
4 73 (5.05%) CMS
5 48 (3.32%) JBoss
6 47 (3.25%) Confluence
7 40 (2.77%) WebSphere
8 34 (2.35%) WebLogic
9 31 (2.14%) Apache Solr
10 26 (1.80%) nginx
11 25 (1.73%) Adobe CQ
12 24 (1.66%) IIS
13 23 (1.59%) SharePoint
14 22 (1.52%) Alfresco
14 22 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (1.18%) Mule
16 15 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.83%) OpenStack
18 11 (0.76%) Umbraco
19 10 (0.69%) Kentico
Applications
1 15 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.35%) Doxygen
3 5 (0.35%) MS Office
4 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.069%) Mingle
5 1 (0.069%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.62%) Magento
2 8 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.41%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.28%) Summit
5 4 (0.28%) RMDS
5 4 (0.28%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.21%) TRIRIGA
7 1 (0.069%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.87%) Amazon S3
5 23 (1.59%) SaaS
6 17 (1.18%) GitHub
7 10 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (0.69%) ElastiCache
7 10 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 9 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (0.62%) Heroku
9 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.21%) PaaS
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.069%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.069%) Office 365
12 1 (0.069%) IaaS
12 1 (0.069%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.069%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 141 (9.75%) HTTP
2 99 (6.85%) Internet
3 19 (1.31%) DNS
4 14 (0.97%) HTTPS
5 10 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.55%) VPN
7 6 (0.41%) Firewall
8 4 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (0.28%) FTP
9 3 (0.21%) Intranet
10 2 (0.14%) Network Security
10 2 (0.14%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) SSH
10 2 (0.14%) Multicast
10 2 (0.14%) iBeacon
10 2 (0.14%) SMTP
10 2 (0.14%) LDAP
10 2 (0.14%) SSL
10 2 (0.14%) 3G
10 2 (0.14%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (10.37%) MongoDB
2 144 (9.96%) MySQL
3 136 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 108 (7.47%) Relational Database
5 105 (7.26%) SQL Server
6 69 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
7 42 (2.90%) Big Data
8 35 (2.42%) RDBMS
9 32 (2.21%) Redis
10 30 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 30 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.11%) DB2
14 14 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.76%) Jackrabbit
17 11 (0.76%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 341 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 210 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 189 (13.07%) Subversion
4 186 (12.86%) Maven
5 166 (11.48%) Cucumber
6 142 (9.82%) Selenium
7 135 (9.34%) JUnit
8 134 (9.27%) JIRA
9 68 (4.70%) Mockito
10 50 (3.46%) Eclipse
11 49 (3.39%) Ant
12 48 (3.32%) WebDriver
13 43 (2.97%) NUnit
14 42 (2.90%) Grunt
15 38 (2.63%) Jasmine
15 38 (2.63%) Hudson
16 37 (2.56%) Xcode
17 33 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 29 (2.01%) TeamCity
19 28 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 132 (9.13%) Finance
2 100 (6.92%) Banking
3 62 (4.29%) Retail
4 51 (3.53%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.01%) Front Office
7 27 (1.87%) Publishing
8 26 (1.80%) Games
9 14 (0.97%) Marketing
10 12 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.76%) Back Office
12 9 (0.62%) Advertising
13 8 (0.55%) Electronics
13 8 (0.55%) Law
13 8 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.41%) Automotive
15 5 (0.35%) Legal
15 5 (0.35%) Music Industry
16 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1130 (78.15%) Developer
2 362 (25.03%) Java Developer
3 151 (10.44%) Senior Developer
4 106 (7.33%) .NET Developer
5 89 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 87 (6.02%) Architect
7 80 (5.53%) PHP Developer
7 80 (5.53%) iOS Developer
8 72 (4.98%) Web Developer
9 68 (4.70%) C# Developer
10 62 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
11 50 (3.46%) Analyst
12 41 (2.84%) C# .NET Developer
13 40 (2.77%) Android Developer
14 39 (2.70%) Scala Developer
15 31 (2.14%) Software Engineer
15 31 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
15 31 (2.14%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (2.07%) Senior .NET Developer
17 29 (2.01%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (46.54%) Web Services
2 593 (41.01%) HTML
3 464 (32.09%) CSS
4 352 (24.34%) HTML5
5 318 (21.99%) Spring
6 301 (20.82%) JSON
7 266 (18.40%) SOAP
8 265 (18.33%) XML
9 263 (18.19%) .NET
10 255 (17.63%) AngularJS
11 220 (15.21%) jQuery
12 183 (12.66%) CSS3
13 172 (11.89%) J2EE
14 166 (11.48%) Hibernate
15 147 (10.17%) REST
16 131 (9.06%) ASP.NET
17 93 (6.43%) Ajax
18 86 (5.95%) Backbone.js
19 85 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
20 82 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.17%) User Experience
2 134 (9.27%) Open Source
3 112 (7.75%) Mobile App
4 58 (4.01%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.39%) iPad
6 44 (3.04%) iPhone
7 41 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (2.21%) Derivative
9 30 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 30 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 28 (1.94%) Social Media
11 22 (1.52%) Data Structures
12 20 (1.38%) W3C
13 18 (1.24%) Data Integration
14 14 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (0.97%) Digital Media
15 13 (0.90%) Visualisation
15 13 (0.90%) Online Games
16 12 (0.83%) Linked Data
16 12 (0.83%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 263 (18.19%) Linux
2 145 (10.03%) Apple iOS
3 123 (8.51%) UNIX
4 110 (7.61%) Android
5 94 (6.50%) Windows
6 28 (1.94%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.04%) CentOS
8 13 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.69%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.35%) ThreadX
12 4 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.14%) Debian
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.069%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (58.92%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (41.29%) TDD
3 442 (30.57%) Scrum
4 334 (23.10%) OO
5 314 (21.72%) Continuous Integration
6 309 (21.37%) BDD
7 299 (20.68%) MVC
8 204 (14.11%) SOA
9 157 (10.86%) Web Development
10 156 (10.79%) E-Commerce
11 111 (7.68%) Unit Testing
12 106 (7.33%) Software Engineering
13 104 (7.19%) iOS Development
14 89 (6.15%) Mentoring
15 85 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
16 84 (5.81%) Multithreading
17 81 (5.60%) Pair Programming
18 80 (5.53%) Kanban
19 77 (5.33%) OOP
20 76 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 738 (51.04%) Java
2 621 (42.95%) JavaScript
3 275 (19.02%) SQL
4 272 (18.81%) C#
5 164 (11.34%) Ruby
6 150 (10.37%) PHP
7 144 (9.96%) Python
8 114 (7.88%) Scala
9 89 (6.15%) Objective-C
10 60 (4.15%) Groovy
11 53 (3.67%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 33 (2.28%) Perl
14 30 (2.07%) C++
15 29 (2.01%) C
16 25 (1.73%) PL/SQL
17 23 (1.59%) Clojure
18 22 (1.52%) PHP5
19 18 (1.24%) Shell Script
20 12 (0.83%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 103 (7.12%) Degree
2 55 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.04%) VCP4
5 9 (0.62%) ISEB
6 6 (0.41%) BC Cleared
6 6 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.069%) MCAD
9 1 (0.069%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.11%) QA
2 7 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.069%) DICOM
System Software
1 24 (1.66%) Docker
2 14 (0.97%) Varnish
3 9 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.41%) vCloud
6 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.28%) vSphere
8 3 (0.21%) HDFS
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.069%) Squid
Systems Management
1 73 (5.05%) Puppet
2 27 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (1.38%) Vagrant
4 17 (1.18%) Ansible
5 9 (0.62%) logstash
6 6 (0.41%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.41%) Kibana
7 5 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.35%) OpenSSO
8 4 (0.28%) Salt
9 3 (0.21%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.21%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.14%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.069%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 134 (9.27%) Oracle
2 92 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 54 (3.73%) Google
4 28 (1.94%) Apple
5 24 (1.66%) Twitter
6 23 (1.59%) Endeca
6 23 (1.59%) ATG
7 21 (1.45%) Perforce
8 19 (1.31%) Adobe
9 17 (1.18%) TIBCO
10 16 (1.11%) Zend
11 15 (1.04%) Red Hat
11 15 (1.04%) IBM
12 14 (0.97%) VMware
13 13 (0.90%) hybris
14 12 (0.83%) EPiServer
15 11 (0.76%) Sitecore
16 10 (0.69%) Atlassian
17 9 (0.62%) SAP
17 9 (0.62%) Sencha
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £475 - 500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £375.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £575 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago