The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 115 170 213
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +43
Contract jobs citing RESTful 435 323 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.28% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.89% 4.04% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 250 157
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
RESTful
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7382 8002 7771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.41% 31.75% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5154 5785 5523
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 53 78
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +54 101 £400 -5.88% 29
Hounslow 0 1 £500 +11.11% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Pinner - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Ealing - - - - 1
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 446 (57.25%) Web Services
2 389 (49.94%) TDD
3 380 (48.78%) Java
4 360 (46.21%) HTML
5 348 (44.67%) JavaScript
6 317 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
7 245 (31.45%) Scrum
8 231 (29.65%) CSS
9 224 (28.75%) XML
9 224 (28.75%) HTML5
10 204 (26.19%) JSON
11 203 (26.06%) BDD
12 185 (23.75%) Git (software)
13 181 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
14 178 (22.85%) MVC
15 171 (21.95%) OO
16 157 (20.15%) jQuery
17 150 (19.26%) Linux
18 142 (18.23%) AngularJS
19 139 (17.84%) Subversion
20 136 (17.46%) SOAP
21 135 (17.33%) CSS3
22 134 (17.20%) Spring
23 117 (15.02%) PHP
23 117 (15.02%) MySQL
24 116 (14.89%) E-Commerce
25 103 (13.22%) MongoDB
26 100 (12.84%) Maven
27 99 (12.71%) SQL
27 99 (12.71%) C#

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.70%) Apache
2 57 (7.32%) CMS
3 54 (6.93%) Tomcat
3 54 (6.93%) Node.js
4 44 (5.65%) WebLogic
5 30 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 27 (3.47%) Confluence
7 15 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (1.41%) nginx
8 11 (1.41%) Mule
9 9 (1.16%) IIS
9 9 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
10 8 (1.03%) Jetty
11 7 (0.90%) Drupal
11 7 (0.90%) WordPress
11 7 (0.90%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (0.64%) FileNet
13 5 (0.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) RMDS
3 2 (0.26%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.16%) Heroku
4 8 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.77%) GitHub
7 5 (0.64%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.26%) Route 53
8 2 (0.26%) SaaS
8 2 (0.26%) PaaS
8 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 89 (11.42%) HTTP
2 28 (3.59%) Internet
3 15 (1.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.80%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.16%) SSH
6 7 (0.90%) VPN
7 3 (0.39%) DNS
7 3 (0.39%) SSL
8 2 (0.26%) LDAP
9 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.13%) DVB
9 1 (0.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (15.02%) MySQL
2 103 (13.22%) MongoDB
3 91 (11.68%) NoSQL
4 62 (7.96%) SQL Server
5 37 (4.75%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.21%) Redis
7 22 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (2.44%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.54%) Big Data
12 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.90%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.64%) SQLite
15 5 (0.64%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.64%) MarkLogic
16 4 (0.51%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 185 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 139 (17.84%) Subversion
3 100 (12.84%) Maven
4 91 (11.68%) Jenkins
5 87 (11.17%) Cucumber
6 71 (9.11%) JIRA
7 60 (7.70%) Selenium
8 52 (6.68%) JUnit
9 50 (6.42%) Ant
10 46 (5.91%) TeamCity
11 37 (4.75%) WebDriver
12 35 (4.49%) Hudson
13 33 (4.24%) Xcode
14 32 (4.11%) Jasmine
15 29 (3.72%) SpecFlow
16 22 (2.82%) PHPUnit
17 20 (2.57%) NUnit
17 20 (2.57%) CruiseControl
18 19 (2.44%) WATIR
19 18 (2.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (8.60%) Finance
2 50 (6.42%) Retail
3 46 (5.91%) Banking
4 35 (4.49%) Games
5 33 (4.24%) Publishing
6 25 (3.21%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.82%) Marketing
8 20 (2.57%) Front Office
9 18 (2.31%) Advertising
10 9 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.64%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 652 (83.70%) Developer
2 158 (20.28%) Java Developer
3 86 (11.04%) Senior Developer
4 61 (7.83%) PHP Developer
4 61 (7.83%) iOS Developer
5 54 (6.93%) .NET Developer
6 53 (6.80%) Front-End Developer
7 43 (5.52%) Web Developer
8 42 (5.39%) C# Developer
9 40 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 36 (4.62%) Android Developer
11 29 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 29 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 25 (3.21%) Lead Developer
13 24 (3.08%) Architect
14 20 (2.57%) Tester
15 18 (2.31%) Scala Developer
16 17 (2.18%) DevOps Engineer
17 16 (2.05%) Automation Tester
18 15 (1.93%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (57.25%) Web Services
2 360 (46.21%) HTML
3 231 (29.65%) CSS
4 224 (28.75%) XML
4 224 (28.75%) HTML5
5 204 (26.19%) JSON
6 157 (20.15%) jQuery
7 142 (18.23%) AngularJS
8 136 (17.46%) SOAP
9 135 (17.33%) CSS3
10 134 (17.20%) Spring
11 96 (12.32%) .NET
12 88 (11.30%) J2EE
13 87 (11.17%) Backbone.js
14 71 (9.11%) Hibernate
15 58 (7.45%) REST
16 55 (7.06%) Ajax
17 49 (6.29%) ASP.NET
18 46 (5.91%) XSD
19 43 (5.52%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 60 (7.70%) Open Source
3 54 (6.93%) Social Media
4 50 (6.42%) iPad
5 29 (3.72%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.31%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.31%) Online Games
7 16 (2.05%) iPhone
7 16 (2.05%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.67%) Animation
8 13 (1.67%) Streaming Media
8 13 (1.67%) Video on Demand
9 11 (1.41%) Fixed Income
10 10 (1.28%) W3C
11 9 (1.16%) Credit Risk
11 9 (1.16%) Social Network
11 9 (1.16%) Derivative
12 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.03%) Streaming Video
13 6 (0.77%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 150 (19.26%) Linux
2 90 (11.55%) Apple iOS
3 80 (10.27%) Android
4 48 (6.16%) UNIX
5 30 (3.85%) Windows
6 11 (1.41%) CentOS
7 6 (0.77%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.51%) VMS
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.13%) Debian
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (49.94%) TDD
2 317 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
3 245 (31.45%) Scrum
4 203 (26.06%) BDD
5 181 (23.23%) Continuous Integration
6 178 (22.85%) MVC
7 171 (21.95%) OO
8 116 (14.89%) E-Commerce
9 82 (10.53%) SOA
10 81 (10.40%) Unit Testing
11 72 (9.24%) Content Management
12 65 (8.34%) iOS Development
13 61 (7.83%) Web Development
14 59 (7.57%) OOP
15 55 (7.06%) Pair Programming
15 55 (7.06%) Waterfall
15 55 (7.06%) Test Automation
16 51 (6.55%) DevOps
17 50 (6.42%) Android Development
18 46 (5.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 380 (48.78%) Java
2 348 (44.67%) JavaScript
3 117 (15.02%) PHP
4 99 (12.71%) SQL
4 99 (12.71%) C#
5 81 (10.40%) Ruby
6 71 (9.11%) Groovy
7 63 (8.09%) Objective-C
8 51 (6.55%) Scala
9 32 (4.11%) Python
10 31 (3.98%) PHP5
11 21 (2.70%) Clojure
12 19 (2.44%) C++
12 19 (2.44%) C
12 19 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.31%) T-SQL
14 16 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.93%) XQuery
16 14 (1.80%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.28%) Golang
Qualifications
1 53 (6.80%) Degree
2 5 (0.64%) MBA
3 4 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.26%) CFA
5 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.13%) ISEB
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.98%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (1.16%) Varnish
2 4 (0.51%) KVM
2 4 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.26%) vCloud
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (2.82%) Puppet
3 12 (1.54%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.28%) Ansible
5 7 (0.90%) OpenSSO
6 5 (0.64%) Nagios
6 5 (0.64%) CA SiteMinder
6 5 (0.64%) Salt
7 4 (0.51%) OpenAM
7 4 (0.51%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.51%) Ganglia
8 3 (0.39%) Oozie
9 2 (0.26%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.13%) YUM
10 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 85 (10.91%) Oracle
2 53 (6.80%) JBoss
3 44 (5.65%) Endeca
3 44 (5.65%) ATG
4 40 (5.13%) Perforce
5 39 (5.01%) Zend
6 34 (4.36%) Microsoft
7 20 (2.57%) Facebook
8 19 (2.44%) Google
9 15 (1.93%) Twitter
10 14 (1.80%) Adobe
10 14 (1.80%) Apple
11 10 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.90%) Akamai
13 6 (0.77%) RedDot
13 6 (0.77%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.64%) DataSynapse
14 5 (0.64%) BEA
14 5 (0.64%) IBM
14 5 (0.64%) Open Text
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Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: Just now
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 350-550 Per Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
ASG International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £750 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARM Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harris Global
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 9 days ago
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esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
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