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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 47 48 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 15 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.97% 2.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.88% 8.89% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
Median daily rate £325 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
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
169 180 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.21% 24.26% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 88 163
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 4 £304 -22.05%
Watford -5 4 £450 +15.38% 2
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £325 -13.33%
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
3 15 (57.69%) Web Services
3 15 (57.69%) Retail
4 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) PHP
6 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
6 11 (42.31%) Selenium
6 11 (42.31%) BDD
7 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (38.46%) Spring
7 10 (38.46%) Maven
8 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
8 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
9 8 (30.77%) JIRA
9 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
9 8 (30.77%) Gherkin
9 8 (30.77%) Python
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) MATLAB
9 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
9 8 (30.77%) Ruby
9 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
9 8 (30.77%) Algorithms
9 8 (30.77%) API Development
10 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (26.92%) Subversion
10 7 (26.92%) NUnit
10 7 (26.92%) JMeter

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 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
2 7 (26.92%) Confluence
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
4 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Selenium
2 11 (42.31%) WebDriver
3 10 (38.46%) Maven
4 8 (30.77%) Cucumber
4 8 (30.77%) JIRA
5 7 (26.92%) JBehave
5 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
5 7 (26.92%) JMeter
5 7 (26.92%) JUnit
5 7 (26.92%) NUnit
5 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
5 7 (26.92%) Subversion
6 6 (23.08%) FitNesse
6 6 (23.08%) TeamCity
7 5 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (19.23%) Robot Framework
8 3 (11.54%) Appium
8 3 (11.54%) PHPUnit
9 2 (7.69%) Moq
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Automation Tester
1 10 (38.46%) Tester
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) MATLAB Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce Architect
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) Web Services
2 10 (38.46%) Spring
3 8 (30.77%) Gherkin
4 6 (23.08%) J2EE
5 5 (19.23%) JMS
5 5 (19.23%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 3 (11.54%) Behat
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.54%) JSON
7 3 (11.54%) REST
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
8 2 (7.69%) JDBC
8 2 (7.69%) JPA
8 2 (7.69%) jQuery
8 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
8 2 (7.69%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (3.85%) Cocoa
9 1 (3.85%) Flash
9 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Algorithms
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) BDD
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
5 8 (30.77%) API Development
5 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) ATDD
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) Functional Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Kanban
6 7 (26.92%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Open Source
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Coaching
8 4 (15.38%) Document Management
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (15.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) PHP
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) MATLAB
4 8 (30.77%) Python
4 8 (30.77%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) R
6 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
1 7 (26.92%) Teradata
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Endeca
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle