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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 159 231 262
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +31
Contract jobs citing RESTful 733 450 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.45% 0.89% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 3.28% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 308 239
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 £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £41.00
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
13693 13713 11856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.27% 27.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8983 9024 7581
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 205 335
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +61 441 £425 - 132
South East +49 98 £375 +13.20% 41
North West +16 64 £375 +20.96% 37
Yorkshire +1 32 £350 +16.66% 18
East Midlands +15 30 £475 +26.66% 8
South West +8 30 £328 -12.66% 12
East of England +30 19 £388 -8.82% 16
West Midlands +1 16 £375 +15.38% 15
North East +2 8 £388 - 7
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 807 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
2 681 (47.99%) Java
3 641 (45.17%) Web Services
4 604 (42.57%) JavaScript
5 603 (42.49%) TDD
6 557 (39.25%) HTML
7 460 (32.42%) CSS
8 402 (28.33%) Scrum
9 361 (25.44%) OO
10 336 (23.68%) BDD
11 312 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
12 308 (21.71%) HTML5
13 300 (21.14%) Spring
13 300 (21.14%) SQL
14 295 (20.79%) Git (software)
15 292 (20.58%) AngularJS
16 279 (19.66%) JSON
17 271 (19.10%) .NET
18 270 (19.03%) C#
19 265 (18.68%) MVC
20 243 (17.12%) XML
21 238 (16.77%) jQuery
22 237 (16.70%) SOAP
23 206 (14.52%) Linux
24 177 (12.47%) Subversion
25 173 (12.19%) SOA
26 172 (12.12%) CSS3
27 169 (11.91%) Jenkins
28 164 (11.56%) Hibernate
29 160 (11.28%) User Experience

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 148 (10.43%) Node.js
2 143 (10.08%) Apache
3 112 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 71 (5.00%) CMS
5 51 (3.59%) JBoss
6 44 (3.10%) WebSphere
7 38 (2.68%) WebLogic
8 37 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 30 (2.11%) IIS
10 28 (1.97%) nginx
11 27 (1.90%) Confluence
12 23 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 23 (1.62%) Mule
13 21 (1.48%) SharePoint
14 20 (1.41%) Mule ESB
15 18 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
15 18 (1.27%) Umbraco
15 18 (1.27%) Apache Solr
15 18 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
16 16 (1.13%) Kentico
Applications
1 20 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.56%) MS Office
3 6 (0.42%) Doxygen
4 5 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.070%) Mingle
6 1 (0.070%) MS Project
6 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (0.99%) Magento
2 10 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.28%) Summit
5 3 (0.21%) TRIRIGA
6 2 (0.14%) Tridion
7 1 (0.070%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.070%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.070%) RMDS
7 1 (0.070%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 121 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.90%) Amazon S3
5 25 (1.76%) GitHub
6 19 (1.34%) SaaS
7 17 (1.20%) Heroku
8 16 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 10 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
10 10 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.63%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.21%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.21%) PaaS
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
15 2 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
16 1 (0.070%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 108 (7.61%) HTTP
2 106 (7.47%) Internet
3 19 (1.34%) DNS
4 13 (0.92%) Bluetooth
5 9 (0.63%) HTTPS
5 9 (0.63%) Firewall
6 7 (0.49%) ZigBee
7 5 (0.35%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (0.21%) iBeacon
9 3 (0.21%) VPN
10 2 (0.14%) 3G
10 2 (0.14%) DSL
10 2 (0.14%) DVB
10 2 (0.14%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) SSL
10 2 (0.14%) LDAP
10 2 (0.14%) SSH
10 2 (0.14%) UPnP
10 2 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (10.01%) MongoDB
2 139 (9.80%) SQL Server
3 131 (9.23%) NoSQL
4 120 (8.46%) MySQL
5 83 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 70 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
7 47 (3.31%) Big Data
8 37 (2.61%) Hadoop
8 37 (2.61%) Redis
9 35 (2.47%) RDBMS
10 33 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (1.83%) DB2
11 26 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 25 (1.76%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.27%) CouchDB
14 16 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (0.99%) Couchbase
16 11 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 295 (20.79%) Git (software)
2 177 (12.47%) Subversion
3 169 (11.91%) Jenkins
4 148 (10.43%) Maven
5 146 (10.29%) Cucumber
6 125 (8.81%) JUnit
7 118 (8.32%) Selenium
8 98 (6.91%) JIRA
9 75 (5.29%) Mockito
10 56 (3.95%) Grunt
11 50 (3.52%) WebDriver
12 46 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 44 (3.10%) Eclipse
14 42 (2.96%) Ant
14 42 (2.96%) Jasmine
15 39 (2.75%) Hudson
15 39 (2.75%) Xcode
16 35 (2.47%) Visual Studio
17 31 (2.18%) Bower
18 29 (2.04%) NUnit
General
1 138 (9.73%) Finance
2 107 (7.54%) Banking
3 65 (4.58%) Retail
4 59 (4.16%) Investment Banking
5 31 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.69%) Games
7 23 (1.62%) Publishing
8 20 (1.41%) Marketing
9 18 (1.27%) Front Office
10 17 (1.20%) Electronics
11 16 (1.13%) Manufacturing
12 13 (0.92%) Back Office
13 8 (0.56%) Advertising
13 8 (0.56%) Law
13 8 (0.56%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Legal
15 5 (0.35%) Automotive
15 5 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.21%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 1128 (79.49%) Developer
2 337 (23.75%) Java Developer
3 133 (9.37%) Senior Developer
4 115 (8.10%) .NET Developer
5 96 (6.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 86 (6.06%) iOS Developer
7 79 (5.57%) C# Developer
8 69 (4.86%) Web Developer
9 67 (4.72%) Front-End Developer
10 63 (4.44%) Architect
11 60 (4.23%) PHP Developer
12 55 (3.88%) Analyst
13 46 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
14 39 (2.75%) Software Engineer
15 35 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
16 32 (2.26%) Android Developer
17 30 (2.11%) Software Developer
18 28 (1.97%) Scala Developer
19 26 (1.83%) Technical Architect
20 24 (1.69%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (45.17%) Web Services
2 557 (39.25%) HTML
3 460 (32.42%) CSS
4 308 (21.71%) HTML5
5 300 (21.14%) Spring
6 292 (20.58%) AngularJS
7 279 (19.66%) JSON
8 271 (19.10%) .NET
9 243 (17.12%) XML
10 238 (16.77%) jQuery
11 237 (16.70%) SOAP
12 172 (12.12%) CSS3
13 164 (11.56%) Hibernate
14 159 (11.21%) J2EE
15 132 (9.30%) ASP.NET
16 131 (9.23%) REST
17 92 (6.48%) Ajax
18 89 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 86 (6.06%) Backbone.js
19 86 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 160 (11.28%) User Experience
2 112 (7.89%) Open Source
3 108 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 73 (5.14%) Computer Science
5 58 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (3.45%) iPad
7 48 (3.38%) iPhone
8 32 (2.26%) Derivative
9 30 (2.11%) Social Media
10 27 (1.90%) Algorithms
11 25 (1.76%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.27%) Digital Media
12 18 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 14 (0.99%) DTV
13 14 (0.99%) Statistics
14 13 (0.92%) Animation
14 13 (0.92%) W3C
14 13 (0.92%) Streaming Video
15 12 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
15 12 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 206 (14.52%) Linux
2 146 (10.29%) Apple iOS
3 96 (6.77%) Android
4 91 (6.41%) UNIX
5 85 (5.99%) Windows
6 13 (0.92%) Mac OS X
7 10 (0.70%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.56%) CentOS
9 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.35%) ThreadX
10 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.070%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.070%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.070%) Solaris
12 1 (0.070%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (56.87%) Agile Software Development
2 603 (42.49%) TDD
3 402 (28.33%) Scrum
4 361 (25.44%) OO
5 336 (23.68%) BDD
6 312 (21.99%) Continuous Integration
7 265 (18.68%) MVC
8 173 (12.19%) SOA
9 150 (10.57%) E-Commerce
10 136 (9.58%) Web Development
11 123 (8.67%) Unit Testing
12 112 (7.89%) Software Engineering
13 107 (7.54%) iOS Development
14 94 (6.62%) Pair Programming
15 87 (6.13%) Kanban
16 80 (5.64%) Responsive Web Design
17 76 (5.36%) Automated Testing
18 71 (5.00%) Multithreading
19 68 (4.79%) OOP
20 65 (4.58%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 681 (47.99%) Java
2 604 (42.57%) JavaScript
3 300 (21.14%) SQL
4 270 (19.03%) C#
5 131 (9.23%) PHP
6 116 (8.17%) Python
7 114 (8.03%) Ruby
8 88 (6.20%) Objective-C
9 78 (5.50%) Scala
10 59 (4.16%) Groovy
11 50 (3.52%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.61%) Perl
13 32 (2.26%) C++
14 29 (2.04%) C
15 27 (1.90%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.69%) PL/SQL
17 21 (1.48%) Clojure
17 21 (1.48%) PHP5
18 17 (1.20%) Apple Swift
19 14 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 102 (7.19%) Degree
2 51 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 26 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.49%) ISEB
5 6 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.28%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.28%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.21%) MCAD
8 3 (0.21%) MCSD
9 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.070%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.58%) QA
2 6 (0.42%) WAI
3 5 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.21%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.14%) HL7
6 1 (0.070%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.070%) DICOM
System Software
1 22 (1.55%) Docker
2 17 (1.20%) Varnish
3 7 (0.49%) Apache Flume
3 7 (0.49%) VirtualBox
4 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.42%) vCloud
5 5 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.28%) vSphere
7 3 (0.21%) HDFS
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (2.82%) Puppet
2 20 (1.41%) Ansible
3 19 (1.34%) Vagrant
4 11 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.56%) logstash
6 7 (0.49%) Oozie
7 6 (0.42%) Salt
8 5 (0.35%) Kibana
8 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.28%) OpenSSO
10 3 (0.21%) Hyperic
10 3 (0.21%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.070%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 123 (8.67%) Oracle
2 95 (6.69%) Microsoft
3 53 (3.74%) Google
4 36 (2.54%) Apple
5 29 (2.04%) IBM
6 20 (1.41%) Twitter
7 19 (1.34%) Sitecore
8 18 (1.27%) Endeca
8 18 (1.27%) ATG
8 18 (1.27%) EPiServer
9 17 (1.20%) Perforce
9 17 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 16 (1.13%) Adobe
11 15 (1.06%) SAP
12 11 (0.78%) Apigee
13 10 (0.70%) TIBCO
13 10 (0.70%) Zend
14 9 (0.63%) Facebook
14 9 (0.63%) hybris
14 9 (0.63%) CA
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