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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 64 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.55% 0.69% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 2.35% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Average daily rate
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£444 £388 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -11.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £358 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -8.23%
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
183 170 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.07% 29.51% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 93 192
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.50 £34.75 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% -9.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 28 November 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 November 2014. 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
Hitchin - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 1
Stevenage - - - -
Watford - - - - 3
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
RESTful
East of England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Magento
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) MSTest
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (20.00%) CQRS

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft