The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 147 166 224
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +58
Contract jobs citing RESTful 338 303 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.48% 1.27% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.79% 4.09% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 229 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £578 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7056 7408 7341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.91% 31.08% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5059 5329 5079
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 90 88
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
RESTful
England

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in London

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in London

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the London region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in London

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the London region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in London

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the London region over the 3 months to 9 July 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
(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
City of London +17 66 £450 +12.50% 41
Ealing - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 4
Dagenham - - - - 1
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 392 (58.86%) Web Services
2 337 (50.60%) Java
3 318 (47.75%) TDD
4 306 (45.95%) HTML
5 295 (44.29%) JavaScript
6 260 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
7 202 (30.33%) Scrum
8 201 (30.18%) CSS
9 197 (29.58%) XML
10 189 (28.38%) JSON
11 183 (27.48%) HTML5
12 168 (25.23%) BDD
13 148 (22.22%) jQuery
14 143 (21.47%) MVC
15 141 (21.17%) Git (software)
16 134 (20.12%) Linux
17 133 (19.97%) OO
18 129 (19.37%) Continuous Integration
19 128 (19.22%) SOAP
20 121 (18.17%) Spring
21 117 (17.57%) Subversion
21 117 (17.57%) CSS3
22 106 (15.92%) AngularJS
23 89 (13.36%) Maven
24 88 (13.21%) MySQL
25 87 (13.06%) HTTP
25 87 (13.06%) Apple iOS
26 86 (12.91%) SQL
26 86 (12.91%) Ruby
27 85 (12.76%) J2EE

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 60 (9.01%) Apache
2 50 (7.51%) Node.js
3 48 (7.21%) Tomcat
4 43 (6.46%) CMS
5 41 (6.16%) WebLogic
6 21 (3.15%) nginx
7 18 (2.70%) Confluence
7 18 (2.70%) Apache Solr
8 12 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.65%) Mule
9 11 (1.65%) IIS
10 10 (1.50%) Adobe CQ
11 7 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.90%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.90%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.90%) Drupal
13 5 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.60%) Jetty
14 4 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.75%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (1.35%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.35%) Heroku
3 5 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.60%) SaaS
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.45%) GitHub
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.15%) Route 53
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 87 (13.06%) HTTP
2 24 (3.60%) Internet
3 21 (3.15%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.80%) HTTPS
5 8 (1.20%) SSH
5 8 (1.20%) AMQP
6 7 (1.05%) Wireless
7 6 (0.90%) VPN
7 6 (0.90%) ZigBee
8 5 (0.75%) SSL
9 3 (0.45%) DNS
9 3 (0.45%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.15%) DVB
10 1 (0.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.21%) MySQL
2 82 (12.31%) NoSQL
3 81 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 56 (8.41%) SQL Server
5 36 (5.41%) Relational Database
6 22 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (2.25%) Redis
9 13 (1.95%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.80%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.50%) SQLite
13 9 (1.35%) Big Data
14 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.90%) MarkLogic
15 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 141 (21.17%) Git (software)
2 117 (17.57%) Subversion
3 89 (13.36%) Maven
4 79 (11.86%) Cucumber
5 66 (9.91%) Jenkins
6 59 (8.86%) JIRA
7 56 (8.41%) Selenium
8 54 (8.11%) Ant
9 43 (6.46%) JUnit
10 42 (6.31%) WebDriver
11 38 (5.71%) TeamCity
12 30 (4.50%) Hudson
12 30 (4.50%) Xcode
13 25 (3.75%) CruiseControl
14 23 (3.45%) SpecFlow
15 19 (2.85%) Jasmine
16 18 (2.70%) WATIR
17 17 (2.55%) Mockito
17 17 (2.55%) Visual Studio
18 15 (2.25%) NUnit
General
1 74 (11.11%) Finance
2 53 (7.96%) Banking
3 46 (6.91%) Retail
4 31 (4.65%) Publishing
5 27 (4.05%) Games
6 25 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 21 (3.15%) Marketing
8 17 (2.55%) Advertising
9 12 (1.80%) Front Office
10 9 (1.35%) Billing
10 9 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 8 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.45%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.45%) Back Office
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
15 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 534 (80.18%) Developer
2 130 (19.52%) Java Developer
3 68 (10.21%) Senior Developer
4 55 (8.26%) iOS Developer
5 46 (6.91%) .NET Developer
6 43 (6.46%) Front-End Developer
7 41 (6.16%) C# Developer
8 36 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 35 (5.26%) PHP Developer
10 34 (5.11%) Android Developer
11 33 (4.95%) Architect
12 31 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (4.50%) Web Developer
14 25 (3.75%) Tester
15 22 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
16 19 (2.85%) Lead Developer
16 19 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
17 18 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
17 18 (2.70%) Automation Tester
18 15 (2.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (58.86%) Web Services
2 306 (45.95%) HTML
3 201 (30.18%) CSS
4 197 (29.58%) XML
5 189 (28.38%) JSON
6 183 (27.48%) HTML5
7 148 (22.22%) jQuery
8 128 (19.22%) SOAP
9 121 (18.17%) Spring
10 117 (17.57%) CSS3
11 106 (15.92%) AngularJS
12 85 (12.76%) J2EE
13 82 (12.31%) Backbone.js
14 76 (11.41%) .NET
15 73 (10.96%) Hibernate
16 58 (8.71%) REST
16 58 (8.71%) Ajax
17 42 (6.31%) ASP.NET
18 39 (5.86%) Spring MVC
19 37 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 60 (9.01%) Open Source
3 48 (7.21%) Social Media
4 39 (5.86%) iPad
5 23 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.30%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.55%) Online Games
8 14 (2.10%) Social Network
9 13 (1.95%) Streaming Media
10 12 (1.80%) Video on Demand
10 12 (1.80%) Animation
11 11 (1.65%) Derivative
12 10 (1.50%) iPhone
13 9 (1.35%) Credit Risk
13 9 (1.35%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.35%) W3C
14 8 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.20%) Streaming Video
15 7 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
16 6 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 134 (20.12%) Linux
2 87 (13.06%) Apple iOS
3 75 (11.26%) Android
4 34 (5.11%) UNIX
5 32 (4.80%) Windows
6 12 (1.80%) CentOS
7 7 (1.05%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.90%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.60%) VMS
10 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (47.75%) TDD
2 260 (39.04%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (30.33%) Scrum
4 168 (25.23%) BDD
5 143 (21.47%) MVC
6 133 (19.97%) OO
7 129 (19.37%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (12.61%) SOA
9 80 (12.01%) E-Commerce
10 67 (10.06%) Content Management
11 59 (8.86%) iOS Development
12 57 (8.56%) DevOps
13 53 (7.96%) Unit Testing
14 52 (7.81%) Test Automation
15 46 (6.91%) Pair Programming
15 46 (6.91%) Android Development
16 45 (6.76%) Web Development
17 41 (6.16%) OOP
18 40 (6.01%) Waterfall
19 36 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 337 (50.60%) Java
2 295 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 86 (12.91%) SQL
3 86 (12.91%) Ruby
4 82 (12.31%) C#
5 80 (12.01%) PHP
6 57 (8.56%) Objective-C
7 52 (7.81%) Groovy
8 36 (5.41%) Scala
9 31 (4.65%) Python
10 21 (3.15%) Shell Script
10 21 (3.15%) XQuery
11 20 (3.00%) Clojure
11 20 (3.00%) C
12 18 (2.70%) C++
12 18 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 14 (2.10%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.65%) PHP5
16 10 (1.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 42 (6.31%) Degree
2 6 (0.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.75%) MBA
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.30%) CFA
5 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (1.65%) Varnish
2 4 (0.60%) KVM
2 4 (0.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) Squid
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.30%) Puppet
3 11 (1.65%) Ansible
4 9 (1.35%) Vagrant
5 8 (1.20%) Salt
5 8 (1.20%) OpenSSO
6 5 (0.75%) Nagios
6 5 (0.75%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.60%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.45%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.45%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.30%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.15%) YUM
10 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 82 (12.31%) Oracle
2 47 (7.06%) JBoss
3 35 (5.26%) Endeca
3 35 (5.26%) ATG
4 33 (4.95%) Microsoft
5 30 (4.50%) Perforce
6 22 (3.30%) Facebook
6 22 (3.30%) Twitter
7 21 (3.15%) Apple
8 19 (2.85%) Adobe
9 17 (2.55%) Google
10 16 (2.40%) Zend
11 10 (1.50%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.20%) RedDot
13 7 (1.05%) Atlassian
13 7 (1.05%) Open Text
13 7 (1.05%) HP
14 5 (0.75%) DataSynapse
14 5 (0.75%) BEA
15 4 (0.60%) IBM
London
Keene and Lord
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £390.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 150-250
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £400 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Sega Europe
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago