The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 59 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.61% 1.14% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 3.50% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 13
Average daily rate
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- £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
RESTful
East of England

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
206 200 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.26% 32.52% 36.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 114 178
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.90% -75.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 3
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) ThreadX
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) Lua
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (11.11%) CQRS
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Magento
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) MSTest
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) MSTest
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) C# Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Architect
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 1 (11.11%) CQRS
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded C
1 4 (44.44%) Lua
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft