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 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 80 113 166
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +53
Contract jobs citing RESTful 586 420 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.76% 2.00% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 6.73% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 308 219
Average daily rate £475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
6651 6245 6390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.30% 29.76% 29.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4953 4665 4514
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.30 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
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 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 14 February 2016.

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 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
City of London -5 60 £443 +4.11% 44
Croydon -2 11 £413 +21.32% 1
Wimbledon - 2 £450 -
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Greenwich - 1 £450 -
Hounslow - 1 £488 -
Isleworth - 1 £445 - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 757 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (51.51%) Java
3 534 (43.52%) Web Services
4 532 (43.36%) TDD
5 505 (41.16%) JavaScript
6 418 (34.07%) HTML
7 395 (32.19%) CSS
8 345 (28.12%) Git (software)
9 317 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
10 310 (25.26%) BDD
11 304 (24.78%) Scrum
12 258 (21.03%) AngularJS
13 248 (20.21%) OO
14 243 (19.80%) MVC
15 235 (19.15%) Node.js
16 230 (18.74%) HTML5
17 229 (18.66%) Spring
18 197 (16.06%) .NET
19 188 (15.32%) SQL
20 180 (14.67%) CSS3
21 177 (14.43%) C#
22 170 (13.85%) Linux
23 160 (13.04%) Jenkins
24 157 (12.80%) jQuery
24 157 (12.80%) JSON
25 154 (12.55%) Maven
26 152 (12.39%) SOAP
27 151 (12.31%) XML
28 149 (12.14%) Hibernate
29 146 (11.90%) Finance

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 235 (19.15%) Node.js
2 79 (6.44%) Tomcat
3 56 (4.56%) Apache
4 42 (3.42%) JBoss
5 38 (3.10%) Confluence
6 37 (3.02%) Jetty
7 30 (2.44%) CMS
8 29 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
9 27 (2.20%) IIS
10 25 (2.04%) Apache Solr
10 25 (2.04%) Apache Spark
11 20 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
12 19 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
13 14 (1.14%) Alfresco
13 14 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.06%) Mule
14 13 (1.06%) Mule ESB
15 12 (0.98%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 10 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (1.39%) Photoshop
2 16 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.06%) MS Excel
4 6 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.16%) HipChat
5 2 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.081%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.081%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (2.53%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.33%) Magento
3 4 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.16%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.16%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.081%) Endur
5 1 (0.081%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 120 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (7.42%) GitHub
3 32 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.39%) Heroku
6 14 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.73%) Amazon S3
8 9 (0.73%) PaaS
9 8 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.41%) IaaS
10 5 (0.41%) Route 53
10 5 (0.41%) SaaS
11 3 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.16%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (7.25%) HTTP
2 46 (3.75%) Internet
3 13 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.81%) SSL
5 8 (0.65%) Firewall
6 7 (0.57%) VPN
7 6 (0.49%) SNMP
8 4 (0.33%) 3G
8 4 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.33%) WLAN
9 1 (0.081%) DNS
9 1 (0.081%) DVB
9 1 (0.081%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (11.49%) MySQL
2 137 (11.17%) NoSQL
3 101 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
4 99 (8.07%) SQL Server
5 87 (7.09%) Hadoop
5 87 (7.09%) MongoDB
6 57 (4.65%) Relational Database
7 50 (4.07%) Big Data
8 48 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 45 (3.67%) HBase
10 27 (2.20%) RDBMS
11 26 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.96%) Apache Hive
13 22 (1.79%) Redis
14 21 (1.71%) Oracle Database
15 19 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 19 (1.55%) Infinispan
16 14 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (1.06%) Jackrabbit
18 11 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 345 (28.12%) Git (software)
2 160 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 154 (12.55%) Maven
4 115 (9.37%) JIRA
5 106 (8.64%) Cucumber
6 93 (7.58%) Subversion
7 75 (6.11%) JUnit
8 70 (5.70%) Grunt
9 66 (5.38%) Selenium
10 63 (5.13%) Mockito
11 56 (4.56%) gulp
12 52 (4.24%) TeamCity
13 50 (4.07%) Gradle
14 49 (3.99%) Eclipse
15 46 (3.75%) Jasmine
16 42 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
17 40 (3.26%) Hudson
17 40 (3.26%) Mocha
17 40 (3.26%) Protractor
18 36 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (11.90%) Finance
2 90 (7.33%) Banking
3 51 (4.16%) Retail
4 32 (2.61%) Investment Banking
5 30 (2.44%) Front Office
6 27 (2.20%) Marketing
7 22 (1.79%) Publishing
8 20 (1.63%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.39%) Advertising
10 15 (1.22%) Games
11 10 (0.81%) International Banking
12 7 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.57%) Legal
13 6 (0.49%) Back Office
13 6 (0.49%) Billing
14 5 (0.41%) Electronics
15 4 (0.33%) Hungarian Language
15 4 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.33%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1009 (82.23%) Developer
2 348 (28.36%) Java Developer
3 190 (15.48%) Senior Developer
4 120 (9.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 92 (7.50%) Angular Developer
6 88 (7.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 85 (6.93%) .NET Developer
8 77 (6.28%) iOS Developer
9 73 (5.95%) C# Developer
10 61 (4.97%) Agile Developer
11 57 (4.65%) Node.js Developer
12 52 (4.24%) Android Developer
12 52 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 52 (4.24%) Senior Java Developer
13 49 (3.99%) Architect
14 46 (3.75%) Scala Developer
15 43 (3.50%) HTML Developer
16 41 (3.34%) Python Developer
16 41 (3.34%) Web Developer
17 40 (3.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 534 (43.52%) Web Services
2 418 (34.07%) HTML
3 395 (32.19%) CSS
4 258 (21.03%) AngularJS
5 230 (18.74%) HTML5
6 229 (18.66%) Spring
7 197 (16.06%) .NET
8 180 (14.67%) CSS3
9 157 (12.80%) jQuery
9 157 (12.80%) JSON
10 152 (12.39%) SOAP
11 151 (12.31%) XML
12 149 (12.14%) Hibernate
13 144 (11.74%) J2EE
14 138 (11.25%) REST
15 96 (7.82%) Sass
16 92 (7.50%) ASP.NET
17 79 (6.44%) ASP.NET Web API
18 78 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 65 (5.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.01%) User Experience
2 62 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 50 (4.07%) iPad
5 43 (3.50%) Data Structures
6 38 (3.10%) Algorithms
6 38 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (2.61%) iPhone
8 27 (2.20%) Social Media
9 23 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.06%) Fintech
11 12 (0.98%) Market Risk
11 12 (0.98%) Online Banking
11 12 (0.98%) STB
12 11 (0.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 10 (0.81%) Cryptography
14 9 (0.73%) Video on Demand
14 9 (0.73%) W3C
14 9 (0.73%) Web 2.0
15 8 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 170 (13.85%) Linux
2 116 (9.45%) Apple iOS
3 90 (7.33%) Android
4 49 (3.99%) Unix
5 38 (3.10%) CentOS
6 37 (3.02%) Windows
7 27 (2.20%) Ubuntu
8 18 (1.47%) Mac OS
9 15 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.081%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.081%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 532 (43.36%) TDD
3 317 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
4 310 (25.26%) BDD
5 304 (24.78%) Scrum
6 248 (20.21%) OO
7 243 (19.80%) MVC
8 146 (11.90%) Pair Programming
9 137 (11.17%) SOA
10 121 (9.86%) Kanban
11 115 (9.37%) Multithreading
12 112 (9.13%) E-Commerce
12 112 (9.13%) Front End Development
13 96 (7.82%) Microservices
14 89 (7.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 83 (6.76%) iOS Development
16 82 (6.68%) Unit Testing
17 80 (6.52%) Mentoring
18 77 (6.28%) Web Development
19 74 (6.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 632 (51.51%) Java
2 505 (41.16%) JavaScript
3 188 (15.32%) SQL
4 177 (14.43%) C#
5 120 (9.78%) Python
6 118 (9.62%) Ruby
7 116 (9.45%) Scala
8 99 (8.07%) PHP
9 53 (4.32%) Groovy
10 44 (3.59%) Objective-C
11 36 (2.93%) Apple Swift
12 33 (2.69%) ES6
13 30 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 23 (1.87%) T-SQL
15 22 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 21 (1.71%) CoffeeScript
17 20 (1.63%) Go
18 18 (1.47%) Perl
19 16 (1.30%) C
19 16 (1.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 91 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 68 (5.54%) Degree
3 44 (3.59%) SC Cleared
4 11 (0.90%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.081%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.081%) ISEB
6 1 (0.081%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.77%) QA
2 21 (1.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.24%) Basel III
3 3 (0.24%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.16%) SLA
5 1 (0.081%) COBIT
5 1 (0.081%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (3.59%) Docker
2 21 (1.71%) Apache Flume
3 11 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.81%) HDFS
5 8 (0.65%) vCloud
6 7 (0.57%) vSphere
7 5 (0.41%) LXC
8 2 (0.16%) Cygwin
8 2 (0.16%) iptables
8 2 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (1.71%) Capistrano
2 19 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.30%) Ansible
4 14 (1.14%) Oozie
5 13 (1.06%) Puppet
6 12 (0.98%) logstash
7 7 (0.57%) Salt
8 6 (0.49%) Kibana
8 6 (0.49%) Kubernetes
8 6 (0.49%) Rundeck
8 6 (0.49%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.24%) OpenSSO
11 2 (0.16%) Ambari
11 2 (0.16%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.081%) Apache Shiro
12 1 (0.081%) Mesos
12 1 (0.081%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 105 (8.56%) Oracle
2 56 (4.56%) Microsoft
3 30 (2.44%) Google
4 28 (2.28%) ATG
5 25 (2.04%) Twitter
6 22 (1.79%) Endeca
7 21 (1.71%) Apple
8 20 (1.63%) Adobe
9 19 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (1.39%) Zend
11 16 (1.30%) VMware
12 14 (1.14%) Facebook
13 12 (0.98%) Perforce
14 11 (0.90%) Apigee
14 11 (0.90%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.81%) SAP
16 8 (0.65%) IBM
16 8 (0.65%) Telerik
17 7 (0.57%) hybris
18 5 (0.41%) Splunk
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £350 - £395 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: ££ Excellent Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive day rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £430.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day for 2 months working Remotely
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago