The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 48 54 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.73% 0.21% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 0.65% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £450 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.52 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 155 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.21% 31.89% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 85 54
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 16
Average hourly rate £36.67 £30.00 £27.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.23% +7.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £25.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £40.12 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Essex region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Essex

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Essex region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Basildon - 6 £400 -
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (66.67%) JAXB
3 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Struts
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) AccuRev
6 5 (41.67%) EclipseLink
6 5 (41.67%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) OOD
6 5 (41.67%) XSLT
6 5 (41.67%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
8 2 (16.67%) ERP
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Automotive
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) SaaS
9 1 (8.33%) SoapUI

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 5 (41.67%) AccuRev
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Struts
3 8 (66.67%) JAXB
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) XSLT
5 5 (41.67%) EclipseLink
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 7 (58.33%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL