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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 111 140 188
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +48
Contract jobs citing RESTful 415 341 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.87% 1.51% 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 4.91% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 267 191
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +41 114 £470 +4.44% 31
Osterley - 3 £490 -
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Isleworth - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £278 -
Hammersmith -5 1 £390 +20.00%
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 493 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (49.06%) Java
3 361 (42.47%) TDD
4 355 (41.76%) Web Services
5 347 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 306 (36.00%) HTML
7 241 (28.35%) CSS
8 235 (27.65%) OO
9 223 (26.24%) Scrum
9 223 (26.24%) BDD
10 179 (21.06%) HTML5
11 174 (20.47%) C#
12 169 (19.88%) AngularJS
13 168 (19.76%) .NET
14 163 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
15 161 (18.94%) Spring
16 159 (18.71%) SQL
17 152 (17.88%) Git (software)
18 147 (17.29%) MVC
19 135 (15.88%) JSON
20 128 (15.06%) XML
21 116 (13.65%) Linux
22 114 (13.41%) jQuery
23 112 (13.18%) E-Commerce
24 108 (12.71%) SOA
25 103 (12.12%) Maven
25 103 (12.12%) User Experience
26 102 (12.00%) SOAP
27 99 (11.65%) SQL Server
28 98 (11.53%) Subversion

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 95 (11.18%) Node.js
2 66 (7.76%) Tomcat
3 65 (7.65%) Apache
4 44 (5.18%) CMS
5 35 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (3.29%) Confluence
7 24 (2.82%) JBoss
8 23 (2.71%) IIS
9 19 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (2.12%) Umbraco
10 18 (2.12%) Kentico
11 17 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (1.88%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.76%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.41%) nginx
15 11 (1.29%) Apache Solr
16 10 (1.18%) Alfresco
17 8 (0.94%) SharePoint
17 8 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (0.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.82%) MS Office
3 4 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Summit
2 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.59%) GitHub
4 14 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.53%) SaaS
6 12 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 10 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (0.94%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.82%) Heroku
9 7 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.35%) IaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.24%) PaaS
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.12%) Boomi
13 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.82%) Internet
2 50 (5.88%) HTTP
3 11 (1.29%) DNS
4 9 (1.06%) Unified Communications
5 6 (0.71%) Bluetooth
5 6 (0.71%) Firewall
6 4 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.24%) VPN
7 2 (0.24%) DVB
7 2 (0.24%) DSL
7 2 (0.24%) UPnP
7 2 (0.24%) Multicast
8 1 (0.12%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (0.12%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.12%) SMTP
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (11.65%) SQL Server
2 83 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 75 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 55 (6.47%) Relational Database
5 50 (5.88%) MySQL
6 44 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
7 40 (4.71%) Big Data
8 39 (4.59%) Hadoop
9 35 (4.12%) Redis
10 29 (3.41%) RDBMS
11 26 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
12 17 (2.00%) Oracle Database
13 14 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.53%) DB2
15 12 (1.41%) HBase
16 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 8 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 152 (17.88%) Git (software)
2 103 (12.12%) Maven
3 98 (11.53%) Subversion
4 76 (8.94%) Jenkins
5 75 (8.82%) Cucumber
6 68 (8.00%) JIRA
7 51 (6.00%) JUnit
8 48 (5.65%) Grunt
9 47 (5.53%) Selenium
10 36 (4.24%) WebDriver
11 32 (3.76%) Jasmine
12 30 (3.53%) Xcode
13 28 (3.29%) Ant
14 27 (3.18%) Mockito
14 27 (3.18%) Eclipse
15 25 (2.94%) TeamCity
16 22 (2.59%) SpecFlow
16 22 (2.59%) Hudson
17 21 (2.47%) Bower
18 18 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 97 (11.41%) Banking
2 95 (11.18%) Finance
3 65 (7.65%) Investment Banking
4 42 (4.94%) Retail
5 24 (2.82%) Front Office
6 17 (2.00%) Publishing
7 15 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.41%) Games
9 9 (1.06%) Back Office
10 8 (0.94%) Marketing
11 7 (0.82%) Electronics
12 6 (0.71%) Advertising
13 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.59%) Law
14 3 (0.35%) Legal
14 3 (0.35%) Automotive
14 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.24%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.24%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 666 (78.35%) Developer
2 209 (24.59%) Java Developer
3 73 (8.59%) Senior Developer
4 67 (7.88%) .NET Developer
5 52 (6.12%) iOS Developer
6 49 (5.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 48 (5.65%) Web Developer
7 48 (5.65%) Architect
8 47 (5.53%) C# Developer
9 29 (3.41%) Analyst
10 28 (3.29%) Front-End Developer
11 26 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (2.71%) Python Developer
13 21 (2.47%) Software Engineer
13 21 (2.47%) Software Developer
14 20 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (2.35%) Scala Developer
15 18 (2.12%) Technical Architect
15 18 (2.12%) Android Developer
15 18 (2.12%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (41.76%) Web Services
2 306 (36.00%) HTML
3 241 (28.35%) CSS
4 179 (21.06%) HTML5
5 169 (19.88%) AngularJS
6 168 (19.76%) .NET
7 161 (18.94%) Spring
8 135 (15.88%) JSON
9 128 (15.06%) XML
10 114 (13.41%) jQuery
11 102 (12.00%) SOAP
12 98 (11.53%) CSS3
13 87 (10.24%) J2EE
14 84 (9.88%) REST
15 80 (9.41%) Hibernate
16 74 (8.71%) ASP.NET
17 65 (7.65%) WCF
18 60 (7.06%) Backbone.js
19 53 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 51 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 103 (12.12%) User Experience
2 68 (8.00%) Open Source
3 49 (5.76%) Mobile App
4 42 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 41 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (4.00%) iPad
7 28 (3.29%) Derivative
7 28 (3.29%) iPhone
7 28 (3.29%) Social Media
8 18 (2.12%) Visualisation
9 13 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.53%) Animation
10 12 (1.41%) Streaming Video
11 10 (1.18%) Digital Media
12 9 (1.06%) Market Risk
13 8 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (0.82%) Video on Demand
14 7 (0.82%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.65%) Linux
2 93 (10.94%) Apple iOS
3 60 (7.06%) Android
4 58 (6.82%) UNIX
5 40 (4.71%) Windows
6 16 (1.88%) CentOS
7 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (58.00%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (42.47%) TDD
3 235 (27.65%) OO
4 223 (26.24%) Scrum
4 223 (26.24%) BDD
5 163 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 147 (17.29%) MVC
7 112 (13.18%) E-Commerce
8 108 (12.71%) SOA
9 83 (9.76%) Pair Programming
10 70 (8.24%) Unit Testing
11 63 (7.41%) Kanban
11 63 (7.41%) iOS Development
12 60 (7.06%) Multithreading
13 57 (6.71%) Data Modelling
13 57 (6.71%) Web Development
14 55 (6.47%) DevOps
15 46 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
16 44 (5.18%) Software Engineering
17 41 (4.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 417 (49.06%) Java
2 347 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 174 (20.47%) C#
4 159 (18.71%) SQL
5 87 (10.24%) Python
6 82 (9.65%) Ruby
7 75 (8.82%) PHP
8 67 (7.88%) Scala
9 48 (5.65%) Objective-C
10 43 (5.06%) Groovy
11 24 (2.82%) T-SQL
12 22 (2.59%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.35%) Clojure
14 18 (2.12%) Perl
15 14 (1.65%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.41%) C++
17 10 (1.18%) VBA
18 9 (1.06%) Apple Swift
18 9 (1.06%) C
19 7 (0.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 53 (6.24%) Degree
2 32 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.47%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.24%) ISEB
5 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.88%) QA
2 9 (1.06%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) DICOM
System Software
1 12 (1.41%) Varnish
2 9 (1.06%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.71%) Docker
4 3 (0.35%) HDFS
5 2 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.24%) vSphere
5 2 (0.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (2.59%) Ansible
2 14 (1.65%) Puppet
3 9 (1.06%) Oozie
3 9 (1.06%) Salt
4 8 (0.94%) Rundeck
5 6 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.47%) Kibana
6 4 (0.47%) logstash
6 4 (0.47%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.12%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.12%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 70 (8.24%) Oracle
2 50 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.41%) Google
4 24 (2.82%) Apple
5 20 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 19 (2.24%) EPiServer
7 14 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.53%) Endeca
8 13 (1.53%) ATG
9 12 (1.41%) Adobe
9 12 (1.41%) Perforce
10 9 (1.06%) Twitter
11 8 (0.94%) Sybase
11 8 (0.94%) IBM
12 7 (0.82%) Facebook
13 6 (0.71%) Zend
14 5 (0.59%) SAP
15 4 (0.47%) Sun
15 4 (0.47%) hybris
15 4 (0.47%) Rackspace
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