The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 38 39 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.08% 2.24% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.76% 10.00% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Median daily rate £438 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -6.87%

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 130 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.20% 22.38% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 77 110
Median daily rate £375 £405 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £41.13 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.95 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 4 £291 -
St Albans +9 3 £525 +94.44% 1
Hertford - 2 - -
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Java
3 19 (61.29%) Spring
4 18 (58.06%) BDD
4 18 (58.06%) Scrum
5 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) Kanban
6 16 (51.61%) TDD
7 15 (48.39%) JIRA
8 13 (41.94%) JUnit
8 13 (41.94%) Web Services
8 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
8 13 (41.94%) Selenium
8 13 (41.94%) Atlassian
8 13 (41.94%) Maven
8 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
8 13 (41.94%) Cucumber
8 13 (41.94%) SoapUI
8 13 (41.94%) Gherkin
8 13 (41.94%) ATDD
9 12 (38.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
10 11 (35.48%) JBehave
10 11 (35.48%) Confluence
10 11 (35.48%) Open Source
10 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
10 11 (35.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (25.81%) Retail
12 8 (25.81%) TeamCity

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) Tomcat
2 11 (35.48%) Confluence
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (48.39%) JIRA
3 13 (41.94%) Cucumber
3 13 (41.94%) JUnit
3 13 (41.94%) Maven
3 13 (41.94%) Selenium
3 13 (41.94%) SoapUI
3 13 (41.94%) WebDriver
4 11 (35.48%) JBehave
5 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
6 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
7 7 (22.58%) JMeter
7 7 (22.58%) NUnit
8 6 (19.35%) FitNesse
8 6 (19.35%) Moq
9 5 (16.13%) Robot Framework
10 4 (12.90%) Mockito
11 2 (6.45%) FxCop
11 2 (6.45%) StyleCop
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Automation Tester
2 9 (29.03%) Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Architect
5 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Java Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Tester
6 3 (9.68%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Spring
2 13 (41.94%) Gherkin
2 13 (41.94%) Web Services
3 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
4 7 (22.58%) SOAP
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) CSS
5 4 (12.90%) J2EE
5 4 (12.90%) JMS
5 4 (12.90%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 3 (9.68%) REST
6 3 (9.68%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) XSLT
7 2 (6.45%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Contactless
1 2 (6.45%) EMV
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) BDD
2 18 (58.06%) Scrum
3 16 (51.61%) Kanban
3 16 (51.61%) TDD
4 13 (41.94%) ATDD
5 12 (38.71%) Non-Functional Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Automation Testing
6 11 (35.48%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (35.48%) Open Source
7 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
8 7 (22.58%) Functional Testing
9 6 (19.35%) High Availability
9 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
10 5 (16.13%) Regression Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
11 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) Scala
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) PHP
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) VBScript
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
1 4 (12.90%) SDET
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Teradata
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