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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 118 154 169
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +15
Contract jobs citing RESTful 392 304 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.87% 1.39% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.24% 4.75% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 237 180
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.00
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
6281 6400 5997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.90% 29.23% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4719 4602 4361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 54 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +48 110 £450 - 47
Docklands, London - 1 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £400 -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hornchurch - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
Romford - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 539 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (51.43%) Java
3 407 (48.57%) TDD
4 402 (47.97%) Web Services
5 345 (41.17%) JavaScript
6 325 (38.78%) HTML
7 269 (32.10%) Scrum
8 233 (27.80%) OO
9 225 (26.85%) CSS
10 201 (23.99%) BDD
11 196 (23.39%) MVC
12 194 (23.15%) HTML5
13 180 (21.48%) Git (software)
14 172 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
15 163 (19.45%) XML
16 159 (18.97%) .NET
17 157 (18.74%) SQL
18 155 (18.50%) C#
19 136 (16.23%) Linux
20 133 (15.87%) JSON
21 131 (15.63%) AngularJS
22 127 (15.16%) SOA
23 120 (14.32%) Spring
24 117 (13.96%) E-Commerce
25 106 (12.65%) jQuery
26 104 (12.41%) SOAP
27 102 (12.17%) PHP
27 102 (12.17%) Maven
28 100 (11.93%) Subversion
28 100 (11.93%) J2EE

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 60 (7.16%) Node.js
2 54 (6.44%) Apache
3 47 (5.61%) Tomcat
4 44 (5.25%) CMS
5 38 (4.53%) JBoss
6 26 (3.10%) Adobe CQ
7 24 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.63%) Confluence
8 22 (2.63%) Apache Solr
9 19 (2.27%) IIS
10 18 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (2.15%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.55%) nginx
12 11 (1.31%) Mule
13 9 (1.07%) OpenStack
13 9 (1.07%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.07%) Jetty
14 7 (0.84%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.60%) Kentico
15 5 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (0.95%) Doxygen
2 4 (0.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.24%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.07%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.84%) ION MarketView
3 7 (0.84%) RMDS
4 3 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.12%) Summit
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.61%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.91%) GitHub
4 15 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (0.60%) ElastiCache
7 5 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.48%) SaaS
9 3 (0.36%) PaaS
9 3 (0.36%) Heroku
9 3 (0.36%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.23%) HTTP
2 39 (4.65%) Internet
3 13 (1.55%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.19%) DNS
5 9 (1.07%) VPN
6 5 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.36%) AMQP
8 2 (0.24%) Firewall
8 2 (0.24%) DVB
8 2 (0.24%) DSL
8 2 (0.24%) LDAP
8 2 (0.24%) Multicast
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.58%) MongoDB
2 93 (11.10%) MySQL
3 71 (8.47%) NoSQL
4 61 (7.28%) SQL Server
5 57 (6.80%) Relational Database
6 39 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (3.94%) Redis
8 24 (2.86%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.63%) Big Data
10 15 (1.79%) DB2
11 13 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.07%) MarkLogic
13 9 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (1.07%) Hadoop
13 9 (1.07%) Jackrabbit
13 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database
14 6 (0.72%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 180 (21.48%) Git (software)
2 102 (12.17%) Maven
3 100 (11.93%) Subversion
4 85 (10.14%) Cucumber
5 70 (8.35%) Jenkins
6 66 (7.88%) Selenium
7 62 (7.40%) JUnit
8 59 (7.04%) JIRA
9 40 (4.77%) NUnit
10 39 (4.65%) WebDriver
11 38 (4.53%) Ant
12 31 (3.70%) Xcode
12 31 (3.70%) SpecFlow
13 30 (3.58%) Jasmine
13 30 (3.58%) Grunt
14 28 (3.34%) Hudson
15 25 (2.98%) TeamCity
16 19 (2.27%) Mockito
17 18 (2.15%) Bower
17 18 (2.15%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (11.10%) Finance
2 76 (9.07%) Banking
3 43 (5.13%) Retail
4 42 (5.01%) Investment Banking
5 38 (4.53%) Front Office
6 23 (2.74%) Games
6 23 (2.74%) Publishing
7 15 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.55%) Marketing
9 9 (1.07%) Advertising
10 8 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.84%) Law
12 5 (0.60%) Back Office
12 5 (0.60%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.36%) Legal
14 3 (0.36%) Automotive
14 3 (0.36%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.24%) Arabic Language
15 2 (0.24%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 671 (80.07%) Developer
2 210 (25.06%) Java Developer
3 99 (11.81%) Senior Developer
4 60 (7.16%) .NET Developer
5 52 (6.21%) PHP Developer
6 49 (5.85%) Web Developer
7 44 (5.25%) C# Developer
8 42 (5.01%) iOS Developer
9 41 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 39 (4.65%) Scala Developer
11 34 (4.06%) Architect
12 27 (3.22%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (3.10%) Front-End Developer
13 26 (3.10%) Android Developer
14 25 (2.98%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (2.63%) Tester
16 19 (2.27%) Analyst
17 18 (2.15%) Software Developer
17 18 (2.15%) Technical Architect
17 18 (2.15%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (47.97%) Web Services
2 325 (38.78%) HTML
3 225 (26.85%) CSS
4 194 (23.15%) HTML5
5 163 (19.45%) XML
6 159 (18.97%) .NET
7 133 (15.87%) JSON
8 131 (15.63%) AngularJS
9 120 (14.32%) Spring
10 106 (12.65%) jQuery
11 104 (12.41%) SOAP
12 100 (11.93%) J2EE
13 93 (11.10%) CSS3
14 77 (9.19%) ASP.NET
15 70 (8.35%) REST
16 62 (7.40%) Hibernate
17 58 (6.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 52 (6.21%) Backbone.js
19 49 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 44 (5.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.71%) User Experience
2 50 (5.97%) Open Source
3 44 (5.25%) Mobile App
4 37 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (4.18%) iPad
6 33 (3.94%) Computer Science
7 29 (3.46%) Social Media
8 25 (2.98%) Derivative
9 16 (1.91%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
10 14 (1.67%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.67%) W3C
11 12 (1.43%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.43%) Video on Demand
11 12 (1.43%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.31%) iPhone
12 11 (1.31%) Online Games
13 9 (1.07%) Data Integration
14 8 (0.95%) Streaming Video
15 7 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 136 (16.23%) Linux
2 83 (9.90%) UNIX
3 77 (9.19%) Apple iOS
4 71 (8.47%) Android
5 68 (8.11%) Windows
6 12 (1.43%) CentOS
7 9 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.07%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (48.57%) TDD
3 269 (32.10%) Scrum
4 233 (27.80%) OO
5 201 (23.99%) BDD
6 196 (23.39%) MVC
7 172 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (15.16%) SOA
9 117 (13.96%) E-Commerce
10 68 (8.11%) Data Modelling
11 66 (7.88%) Unit Testing
12 58 (6.92%) Web Development
12 58 (6.92%) Pair Programming
13 56 (6.68%) Multithreading
14 55 (6.56%) Test Automation
14 55 (6.56%) OOP
15 53 (6.32%) Domain-Driven Design
16 50 (5.97%) iOS Development
17 47 (5.61%) Kanban
18 45 (5.37%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 431 (51.43%) Java
2 345 (41.17%) JavaScript
3 157 (18.74%) SQL
4 155 (18.50%) C#
5 102 (12.17%) PHP
6 93 (11.10%) Ruby
7 73 (8.71%) Scala
8 69 (8.23%) Python
9 44 (5.25%) Groovy
10 41 (4.89%) Objective-C
11 29 (3.46%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.74%) Bash Shell
13 22 (2.63%) Clojure
14 21 (2.51%) Perl
15 17 (2.03%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.03%) PHP5
16 14 (1.67%) C++
17 13 (1.55%) C
18 8 (0.95%) SPARQL
18 8 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (8.83%) Degree
2 20 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.72%) ISEB
5 3 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.36%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.34%) QA
2 3 (0.36%) HL7
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (1.43%) Varnish
2 4 (0.48%) vCloud
2 4 (0.48%) Docker
3 3 (0.36%) HDFS
3 3 (0.36%) vSphere
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (2.63%) Puppet
2 15 (1.79%) Ansible
3 12 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.72%) CA SiteMinder
4 6 (0.72%) OpenSSO
4 6 (0.72%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.60%) logstash
6 4 (0.48%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.48%) Kibana
7 2 (0.24%) Salt
8 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 75 (8.95%) Oracle
2 50 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.77%) Google
4 29 (3.46%) Endeca
4 29 (3.46%) ATG
5 26 (3.10%) Zend
6 25 (2.98%) Perforce
7 20 (2.39%) Adobe
8 16 (1.91%) Twitter
9 15 (1.79%) Facebook
10 9 (1.07%) Sybase
11 8 (0.95%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.84%) New Relic
12 7 (0.84%) Apple
12 7 (0.84%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.84%) ION Trading
12 7 (0.84%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.72%) Atlassian
13 6 (0.72%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.60%) hybris
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