The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 41 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.13% 1.48% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 4.71% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate £450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
130 85 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.51% 31.37% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 43 41
Average daily rate £338 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Kent

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Kent region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Malling - 5 £450 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £375 -
RESTful
South East

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (54.55%) CSS3
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) SOA
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (27.27%) SDLC
8 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) HTML5
8 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
8 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (27.27%) BDD
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
9 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (18.18%) ETL
9 2 (18.18%) Trillium
9 2 (18.18%) Web Services
9 2 (18.18%) Oracle

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NuGet
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Angular Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SOA Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) CSS3
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (18.18%) Ember.js
7 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (9.09%) StructureMap
8 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) SOLID
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) CQRS
5 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Trillium