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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 157 222 250
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 727 437 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.36% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.05% 3.13% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 333 243
Average daily rate
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£400 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £302 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
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
14397 13957 14126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.13% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9259 8589
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £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 158 254 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 October 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 24 October 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 +58 438 £423 -0.58% 101
South East +72 113 £386 +3.00% 44
North East - 44 £450 - 8
North West -10 31 £355 +16.39% 29
South West -31 27 £340 -2.85% 15
Yorkshire -4 19 £301 -7.53% 15
West Midlands -6 17 £361 +3.21% 3
East of England -14 17 £438 +9.37% 16
East Midlands +13 14 £388 +38.39% 12
Midlands - - - -
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 859 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 679 (50.63%) Web Services
3 644 (48.02%) Java
4 587 (43.77%) JavaScript
5 567 (42.28%) TDD
6 546 (40.72%) HTML
7 408 (30.43%) Scrum
8 382 (28.49%) CSS
9 362 (26.99%) HTML5
10 358 (26.70%) JSON
11 321 (23.94%) XML
12 316 (23.56%) MVC
13 295 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
14 291 (21.70%) Git (software)
15 275 (20.51%) BDD
16 262 (19.54%) Linux
17 253 (18.87%) OO
18 236 (17.60%) AngularJS
19 235 (17.52%) Spring
19 235 (17.52%) jQuery
20 233 (17.38%) SOAP
21 222 (16.55%) C#
22 213 (15.88%) PHP
23 205 (15.29%) CSS3
24 204 (15.21%) .NET
25 195 (14.54%) Subversion
26 185 (13.80%) Maven
26 185 (13.80%) SQL
27 182 (13.57%) MySQL
28 175 (13.05%) Jenkins

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 107 (7.98%) Node.js
2 103 (7.68%) Apache
3 73 (5.44%) Tomcat
4 69 (5.15%) CMS
5 59 (4.40%) JBoss
6 47 (3.50%) Apache Solr
7 46 (3.43%) Confluence
8 42 (3.13%) WebLogic
9 20 (1.49%) WebSphere
10 19 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
11 15 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (1.04%) IIS
13 13 (0.97%) nginx
14 10 (0.75%) Alfresco
14 10 (0.75%) Jetty
15 8 (0.60%) Mule
15 8 (0.60%) WordPress
15 8 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.52%) SharePoint
17 6 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (0.89%) Doxygen
2 6 (0.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.075%) MS Office
6 1 (0.075%) Blender
Business Applications
1 9 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.60%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.45%) Magento
3 6 (0.45%) ION MarketView
3 6 (0.45%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 6 (0.45%) RMDS
4 4 (0.30%) Shopify
5 3 (0.22%) Tridion
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 91 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.79%) SaaS
4 20 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.04%) Amazon S3
7 8 (0.60%) Heroku
8 5 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
8 5 (0.37%) GitHub
9 4 (0.30%) Force.com
10 3 (0.22%) PaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.15%) Route 53
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.075%) IaaS
12 1 (0.075%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.075%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 160 (11.93%) HTTP
2 63 (4.70%) Internet
3 19 (1.42%) HTTPS
4 17 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.04%) SSH
6 12 (0.89%) VPN
7 6 (0.45%) FTP
8 5 (0.37%) SSL
9 4 (0.30%) LDAP
9 4 (0.30%) DNS
10 2 (0.15%) SMTP
10 2 (0.15%) SNMP
10 2 (0.15%) Intranet
10 2 (0.15%) Telnet
10 2 (0.15%) AMQP
11 1 (0.075%) X.509
11 1 (0.075%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.075%) Network Security
11 1 (0.075%) CTI
11 1 (0.075%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (13.57%) MySQL
2 155 (11.56%) NoSQL
3 139 (10.37%) MongoDB
4 76 (5.67%) SQL Server
5 73 (5.44%) Relational Database
6 53 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 32 (2.39%) Redis
8 20 (1.49%) Big Data
9 19 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 19 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 18 (1.34%) SQLite
11 16 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.12%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 10 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (0.67%) MarkLogic
18 8 (0.60%) Hazelcast
18 8 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 291 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 195 (14.54%) Subversion
3 185 (13.80%) Maven
4 175 (13.05%) Jenkins
5 148 (11.04%) Cucumber
6 132 (9.84%) JIRA
7 120 (8.95%) Selenium
8 90 (6.71%) JUnit
9 59 (4.40%) Ant
10 56 (4.18%) Eclipse
11 51 (3.80%) Xcode
12 42 (3.13%) WebDriver
12 42 (3.13%) Jasmine
13 41 (3.06%) NUnit
14 38 (2.83%) Grunt
15 35 (2.61%) Hudson
16 34 (2.54%) Mockito
17 31 (2.31%) SpecFlow
18 29 (2.16%) FitNesse
19 27 (2.01%) TeamCity
General
1 136 (10.14%) Finance
2 80 (5.97%) Banking
3 61 (4.55%) Retail
4 43 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.06%) Publishing
6 40 (2.98%) Front Office
7 38 (2.83%) Marketing
8 35 (2.61%) Games
9 33 (2.46%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.27%) Advertising
11 13 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.60%) Electronics
14 7 (0.52%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.37%) Back Office
16 2 (0.15%) Billing
16 2 (0.15%) German Language
17 1 (0.075%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.075%) Mandarin Language
17 1 (0.075%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1088 (81.13%) Developer
2 278 (20.73%) Java Developer
3 149 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 110 (8.20%) PHP Developer
5 104 (7.76%) iOS Developer
6 85 (6.34%) .NET Developer
7 81 (6.04%) Architect
8 80 (5.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 77 (5.74%) Web Developer
10 65 (4.85%) Front-End Developer
11 56 (4.18%) C# Developer
12 52 (3.88%) Android Developer
13 47 (3.50%) Scala Developer
14 44 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
15 41 (3.06%) Lead Developer
15 41 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
16 40 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
17 34 (2.54%) Mobile Developer
18 29 (2.16%) Analyst
19 28 (2.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 679 (50.63%) Web Services
2 546 (40.72%) HTML
3 382 (28.49%) CSS
4 362 (26.99%) HTML5
5 358 (26.70%) JSON
6 321 (23.94%) XML
7 236 (17.60%) AngularJS
8 235 (17.52%) Spring
8 235 (17.52%) jQuery
9 233 (17.38%) SOAP
10 205 (15.29%) CSS3
11 204 (15.21%) .NET
12 150 (11.19%) J2EE
13 123 (9.17%) REST
14 115 (8.58%) Ajax
15 109 (8.13%) Backbone.js
16 105 (7.83%) Hibernate
17 101 (7.53%) ASP.NET
18 81 (6.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 66 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 139 (10.37%) Open Source
2 116 (8.65%) Mobile App
3 98 (7.31%) User Experience
4 76 (5.67%) iPad
5 51 (3.80%) iPhone
6 47 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (3.36%) Social Media
8 44 (3.28%) Computer Science
9 38 (2.83%) Data Structures
10 34 (2.54%) Client/Server
11 22 (1.64%) Visualisation
12 21 (1.57%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.42%) W3C
14 17 (1.27%) Online Games
15 16 (1.19%) Fixed Income
16 12 (0.89%) Streaming Media
17 11 (0.82%) Animation
17 11 (0.82%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.82%) Data Integration
18 10 (0.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 262 (19.54%) Linux
2 163 (12.16%) Apple iOS
3 124 (9.25%) Android
4 109 (8.13%) UNIX
5 56 (4.18%) Windows
6 30 (2.24%) CentOS
7 18 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.30%) VMS
11 3 (0.22%) Fedora
12 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.15%) Debian
13 1 (0.075%) Solaris
13 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.075%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.075%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 859 (64.06%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (42.28%) TDD
3 408 (30.43%) Scrum
4 316 (23.56%) MVC
5 295 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
6 275 (20.51%) BDD
7 253 (18.87%) OO
8 165 (12.30%) SOA
9 164 (12.23%) E-Commerce
10 123 (9.17%) iOS Development
11 115 (8.58%) Unit Testing
12 107 (7.98%) Web Development
13 94 (7.01%) Mentoring
14 90 (6.71%) OOP
15 85 (6.34%) Pair Programming
16 82 (6.11%) Android Development
17 72 (5.37%) Software Engineering
18 70 (5.22%) Kanban
19 68 (5.07%) User Stories
20 66 (4.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 644 (48.02%) Java
2 587 (43.77%) JavaScript
3 222 (16.55%) C#
4 213 (15.88%) PHP
5 185 (13.80%) SQL
6 165 (12.30%) Ruby
7 156 (11.63%) Scala
8 118 (8.80%) Python
9 109 (8.13%) Objective-C
10 79 (5.89%) Groovy
11 50 (3.73%) C++
12 45 (3.36%) PHP5
13 35 (2.61%) Bash Shell
14 22 (1.64%) C
15 20 (1.49%) Perl
15 20 (1.49%) T-SQL
16 17 (1.27%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.19%) Clojure
18 14 (1.04%) PL/SQL
19 11 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (6.71%) Degree
2 27 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.60%) ISEB
5 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.075%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.075%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.075%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.075%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.075%) MCTS
6 1 (0.075%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.075%) MCP
6 1 (0.075%) MCAD
6 1 (0.075%) MCSD
6 1 (0.075%) HNC
6 1 (0.075%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (0.15%) HL7
2 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (0.75%) VirtualBox
2 9 (0.67%) Docker
2 9 (0.67%) Varnish
3 7 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.37%) vCloud
5 2 (0.15%) HDFS
5 2 (0.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.075%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (4.92%) Puppet
2 37 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (1.79%) Vagrant
4 9 (0.67%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.37%) Ansible
5 5 (0.37%) WebInspect
6 3 (0.22%) Oozie
7 2 (0.15%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (0.15%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.15%) logstash
8 1 (0.075%) Kibana
8 1 (0.075%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.075%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 108 (8.05%) Oracle
2 75 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 51 (3.80%) Zend
4 38 (2.83%) Endeca
4 38 (2.83%) ATG
5 37 (2.76%) Perforce
6 36 (2.68%) Google
6 36 (2.68%) Apple
7 27 (2.01%) Adobe
8 22 (1.64%) Twitter
9 21 (1.57%) Facebook
10 14 (1.04%) VMware
11 13 (0.97%) TIBCO
11 13 (0.97%) SAP
11 13 (0.97%) Red Hat
12 12 (0.89%) Rackspace
13 11 (0.82%) New Relic
14 10 (0.75%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.75%) IBM
15 9 (0.67%) hybris
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