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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 166 224 299
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +75
Contract jobs citing RESTful 679 445 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.30% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 3.14% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 326 211
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 £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
RESTful
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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
14224 14154 14704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 29.35% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9353 9292 8924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 247 347
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.69 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +58 434 £425 - 108
South East +97 100 £365 -2.66% 36
South West -42 27 £323 -7.85% 15
Yorkshire +10 25 £338 +3.84% 18
North West -17 25 £425 +41.66% 28
North East - 23 £390 - 9
West Midlands -13 18 £325 -7.14% 3
East of England -19 13 £425 - 10
East Midlands +2 6 £450 +62.16% 8
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 785 (65.04%) Agile Software Development
2 650 (53.85%) Web Services
3 574 (47.56%) Java
4 556 (46.06%) JavaScript
5 512 (42.42%) TDD
6 483 (40.02%) HTML
7 356 (29.49%) CSS
7 356 (29.49%) Scrum
8 312 (25.85%) JSON
9 309 (25.60%) HTML5
10 308 (25.52%) XML
11 272 (22.54%) MVC
12 267 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
13 260 (21.54%) BDD
14 256 (21.21%) Git (software)
15 241 (19.97%) Linux
16 230 (19.06%) OO
17 228 (18.89%) jQuery
18 224 (18.56%) AngularJS
19 222 (18.39%) SOAP
20 205 (16.98%) Spring
21 203 (16.82%) PHP
22 194 (16.07%) CSS3
23 193 (15.99%) Subversion
24 181 (15.00%) C#
25 177 (14.66%) Maven
26 166 (13.75%) .NET
27 163 (13.50%) SQL
28 159 (13.17%) MySQL
29 157 (13.01%) Jenkins

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 96 (7.95%) Node.js
2 95 (7.87%) Apache
3 60 (4.97%) CMS
4 57 (4.72%) Tomcat
5 48 (3.98%) WebLogic
6 46 (3.81%) Apache Solr
7 29 (2.40%) Confluence
8 17 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (1.24%) IIS
10 13 (1.08%) nginx
10 13 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.83%) Mule
13 9 (0.75%) Jetty
14 8 (0.66%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.58%) Liferay
16 6 (0.50%) Drupal
16 6 (0.50%) WordPress
16 6 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
17 5 (0.41%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (0.83%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.17%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.083%) Blender
5 1 (0.083%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.50%) Magento
4 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.33%) RMDS
5 4 (0.33%) Shopify
5 4 (0.33%) ION MarketView
5 4 (0.33%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
6 3 (0.25%) Tridion
7 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 83 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.91%) SaaS
3 17 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.08%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (0.75%) Heroku
7 9 (0.75%) GitHub
8 7 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
9 5 (0.41%) Force.com
10 3 (0.25%) PaaS
10 3 (0.25%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.17%) Route 53
11 2 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.083%) IaaS
12 1 (0.083%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.083%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 147 (12.18%) HTTP
2 54 (4.47%) Internet
3 17 (1.41%) HTTPS
4 16 (1.33%) SSH
5 15 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.83%) VPN
7 7 (0.58%) SSL
8 4 (0.33%) LDAP
8 4 (0.33%) FTP
9 2 (0.17%) Telnet
9 2 (0.17%) SNMP
9 2 (0.17%) AMQP
10 1 (0.083%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.083%) Network Security
10 1 (0.083%) CTI
10 1 (0.083%) VoIP
10 1 (0.083%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.083%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (13.17%) MySQL
2 133 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 116 (9.61%) MongoDB
4 88 (7.29%) SQL Server
5 56 (4.64%) Relational Database
6 54 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (2.57%) Redis
8 21 (1.74%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.66%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.41%) SQLite
11 15 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.16%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.08%) Big Data
14 12 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (0.66%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.58%) MarkLogic
16 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 256 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 193 (15.99%) Subversion
3 177 (14.66%) Maven
4 157 (13.01%) Jenkins
5 139 (11.52%) Cucumber
6 100 (8.29%) JIRA
7 91 (7.54%) Selenium
8 81 (6.71%) JUnit
9 64 (5.30%) Ant
10 54 (4.47%) Eclipse
11 47 (3.89%) Xcode
12 42 (3.48%) Hudson
13 39 (3.23%) Jasmine
14 38 (3.15%) TeamCity
15 36 (2.98%) WebDriver
16 32 (2.65%) Grunt
16 32 (2.65%) Visual Studio
17 31 (2.57%) Mockito
18 29 (2.40%) FitNesse
19 27 (2.24%) SpecFlow
General
1 128 (10.60%) Finance
2 63 (5.22%) Banking
3 58 (4.81%) Retail
4 50 (4.14%) Marketing
5 46 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.48%) Games
7 31 (2.57%) Front Office
7 31 (2.57%) Publishing
8 27 (2.24%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.74%) Advertising
10 18 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.08%) Electronics
12 9 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.41%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.25%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
15 2 (0.17%) German Language
15 2 (0.17%) Billing
16 1 (0.083%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.083%) Law
Job Titles
1 1008 (83.51%) Developer
2 263 (21.79%) Java Developer
3 135 (11.18%) Senior Developer
4 102 (8.45%) iOS Developer
5 98 (8.12%) PHP Developer
6 81 (6.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 65 (5.39%) Front-End Developer
7 65 (5.39%) .NET Developer
7 65 (5.39%) Architect
8 64 (5.30%) Web Developer
8 64 (5.30%) C# Developer
9 47 (3.89%) Android Developer
10 46 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
11 43 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 34 (2.82%) Lead Developer
13 32 (2.65%) Mobile Developer
14 30 (2.49%) Scala Developer
15 27 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
16 22 (1.82%) Tester
17 20 (1.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (53.85%) Web Services
2 483 (40.02%) HTML
3 356 (29.49%) CSS
4 312 (25.85%) JSON
5 309 (25.60%) HTML5
6 308 (25.52%) XML
7 228 (18.89%) jQuery
8 224 (18.56%) AngularJS
9 222 (18.39%) SOAP
10 205 (16.98%) Spring
11 194 (16.07%) CSS3
12 166 (13.75%) .NET
13 143 (11.85%) J2EE
14 115 (9.53%) Backbone.js
15 110 (9.11%) Ajax
16 105 (8.70%) Hibernate
17 100 (8.29%) REST
18 80 (6.63%) ASP.NET
19 56 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
20 55 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.61%) Mobile App
2 110 (9.11%) Open Source
3 91 (7.54%) User Experience
4 77 (6.38%) iPad
5 53 (4.39%) iPhone
6 47 (3.89%) Social Media
7 44 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (3.15%) Computer Science
9 34 (2.82%) Client/Server
10 22 (1.82%) Online Games
11 21 (1.74%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.24%) DTV
13 14 (1.16%) Streaming Media
14 13 (1.08%) Fixed Income
15 12 (0.99%) W3C
15 12 (0.99%) Animation
16 11 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.83%) Social Network
17 10 (0.83%) Video on Demand
18 7 (0.58%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 241 (19.97%) Linux
2 155 (12.84%) Apple iOS
3 111 (9.20%) Android
4 88 (7.29%) UNIX
5 36 (2.98%) Windows
6 31 (2.57%) CentOS
7 15 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (0.99%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.75%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.50%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.33%) VMS
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.25%) AIX
12 3 (0.25%) Solaris
12 3 (0.25%) Fedora
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.083%) webOS
14 1 (0.083%) Windows Phone 7
14 1 (0.083%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 785 (65.04%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (42.42%) TDD
3 356 (29.49%) Scrum
4 272 (22.54%) MVC
5 267 (22.12%) Continuous Integration
6 260 (21.54%) BDD
7 230 (19.06%) OO
8 146 (12.10%) E-Commerce
9 130 (10.77%) SOA
10 119 (9.86%) iOS Development
11 115 (9.53%) Unit Testing
12 97 (8.04%) OOP
13 86 (7.13%) Web Development
14 73 (6.05%) Kanban
15 71 (5.88%) Android Development
16 70 (5.80%) Mentoring
16 70 (5.80%) Pair Programming
17 65 (5.39%) Software Engineering
18 62 (5.14%) User Stories
19 60 (4.97%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 574 (47.56%) Java
2 556 (46.06%) JavaScript
3 203 (16.82%) PHP
4 181 (15.00%) C#
5 163 (13.50%) SQL
6 125 (10.36%) Ruby
7 119 (9.86%) Scala
8 109 (9.03%) Objective-C
9 85 (7.04%) Python
10 78 (6.46%) Groovy
11 45 (3.73%) C++
12 44 (3.65%) PHP5
13 27 (2.24%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.99%) PL/SQL
15 19 (1.57%) C
15 19 (1.57%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.41%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.08%) Clojure
18 12 (0.99%) XQuery
19 11 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (5.55%) Degree
2 24 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.33%) ISEB
5 3 (0.25%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.17%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.083%) MCTS
7 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.083%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.083%) MCP
7 1 (0.083%) MCAD
7 1 (0.083%) MCSD
7 1 (0.083%) HNC
7 1 (0.083%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.49%) QA
2 2 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (0.83%) Varnish
2 9 (0.75%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.50%) Docker
5 5 (0.41%) vCloud
6 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.17%) HDFS
6 2 (0.17%) KVM
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.083%) Squid
Systems Management
1 45 (3.73%) Puppet
2 28 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (1.91%) Vagrant
4 9 (0.75%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.41%) Ansible
5 5 (0.41%) WebInspect
6 4 (0.33%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.33%) OpenSSO
7 3 (0.25%) Oozie
7 3 (0.25%) Nagios
8 2 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (0.17%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.17%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.083%) logstash
9 1 (0.083%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 110 (9.11%) Oracle
2 63 (5.22%) JBoss
3 56 (4.64%) Microsoft
4 46 (3.81%) Zend
5 39 (3.23%) Endeca
5 39 (3.23%) ATG
6 38 (3.15%) Perforce
6 38 (3.15%) Apple
7 28 (2.32%) Google
8 24 (1.99%) Adobe
9 20 (1.66%) Facebook
10 18 (1.49%) Twitter
11 17 (1.41%) SAP
12 14 (1.16%) IBM
12 14 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.16%) Rackspace
13 13 (1.08%) VMware
14 9 (0.75%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.66%) Akamai
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