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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 48 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 1.08% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 5.19% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
114 154 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.12% 20.70% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 101
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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
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 25 May 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
Watford +3 4 - - 3
Borehamwood - 1 £450 -
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Subversion
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) XML
5 12 (57.14%) Unix
5 12 (57.14%) DB2
5 12 (57.14%) Selenium
5 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
5 12 (57.14%) Magento
5 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
5 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
5 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (52.38%) Coaching
6 11 (52.38%) Document Management
6 11 (52.38%) QA
6 11 (52.38%) Retail
7 10 (47.62%) PHP
7 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
8 9 (42.86%) BDD
8 9 (42.86%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) PHPUnit
9 8 (38.10%) User Stories
9 8 (38.10%) Behat
9 8 (38.10%) Appium
10 7 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
11 6 (28.57%) Web Services

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 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) DB2
2 4 (19.05%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Subversion
2 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 12 (57.14%) WebDriver
3 10 (47.62%) Git (software)
4 8 (38.10%) Appium
4 8 (38.10%) PHPUnit
5 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 4 (19.05%) JIRA
5 4 (19.05%) Protractor
6 2 (9.52%) Maven
7 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Automation Tester
1 12 (57.14%) Tester
2 11 (52.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 11 (52.38%) Selenium Tester
3 7 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
3 7 (33.33%) Web Tester
4 5 (23.81%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (14.29%) Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Tester
8 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 12 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) Behat
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) Flash
6 4 (19.05%) Gherkin
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (9.52%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) LAMP
8 2 (9.52%) Laravel
8 2 (9.52%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) Django
9 1 (4.76%) Dojo
9 1 (4.76%) Express
9 1 (4.76%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 11 (52.38%) Coaching
4 11 (52.38%) Document Management
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 9 (42.86%) TDD
6 8 (38.10%) User Stories
7 7 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) System Testing
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 2 (9.52%) API Development
10 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 2 (9.52%) OOP
10 2 (9.52%) Open Source
10 2 (9.52%) Open Source Development
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (52.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Endeca
2 1 (4.76%) hybris
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft