The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.16% 0.69% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.05% 2.52% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £250 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 119 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.68% 27.55% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 75 74
Median daily rate £300 £424 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.20% +26.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Preston - 2 £255 - 1
Blackpool - 1 £250 - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Babel
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft