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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 112 167 208
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +41
Contract jobs citing RESTful 441 332 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.82% 1.31% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.97% 4.15% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 254 164
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +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
7388 7994 7788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.50% 31.48% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5178 5789 5519
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 55 74
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.01 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +60 106 £400 -5.88% 30
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 445 (57.87%) Web Services
2 382 (49.67%) TDD
3 377 (49.02%) Java
4 361 (46.94%) HTML
5 350 (45.51%) JavaScript
6 313 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
7 244 (31.73%) Scrum
8 230 (29.91%) CSS
9 224 (29.13%) XML
10 223 (29.00%) HTML5
11 199 (25.88%) JSON
12 197 (25.62%) BDD
13 181 (23.54%) Git (software)
14 178 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
15 173 (22.50%) MVC
16 167 (21.72%) OO
17 157 (20.42%) jQuery
18 147 (19.12%) AngularJS
19 145 (18.86%) Linux
20 139 (18.08%) Subversion
21 132 (17.17%) CSS3
22 130 (16.91%) Spring
23 124 (16.12%) SOAP
24 117 (15.21%) PHP
25 116 (15.08%) E-Commerce
26 115 (14.95%) MySQL
27 101 (13.13%) Maven
28 99 (12.87%) SQL
29 96 (12.48%) MongoDB
30 92 (11.96%) C#

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (7.54%) Apache
2 57 (7.41%) Node.js
3 56 (7.28%) CMS
4 49 (6.37%) Tomcat
5 43 (5.59%) WebLogic
6 29 (3.77%) Apache Solr
7 25 (3.25%) Confluence
8 14 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.43%) nginx
10 10 (1.30%) Mule
10 10 (1.30%) IIS
11 8 (1.04%) Jetty
12 7 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
12 7 (0.91%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.78%) WordPress
14 5 (0.65%) Drupal
14 5 (0.65%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.65%) FileNet
15 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (0.91%) Doxygen
2 5 (0.65%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) RMDS
3 3 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.17%) Heroku
4 7 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.91%) GitHub
5 5 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
6 2 (0.26%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Route 53
7 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 85 (11.05%) HTTP
2 29 (3.77%) Internet
3 15 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 14 (1.82%) HTTPS
5 9 (1.17%) SSH
6 7 (0.91%) VPN
7 4 (0.52%) LDAP
8 3 (0.39%) DNS
8 3 (0.39%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) AMQP
10 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.13%) DVB
10 1 (0.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (14.95%) MySQL
2 96 (12.48%) MongoDB
3 85 (11.05%) NoSQL
4 57 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 36 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.12%) Redis
7 23 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (1.56%) Big Data
12 9 (1.17%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.65%) SQLite
15 5 (0.65%) MarkLogic
15 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.52%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 181 (23.54%) Git (software)
2 139 (18.08%) Subversion
3 101 (13.13%) Maven
4 88 (11.44%) Jenkins
5 85 (11.05%) Cucumber
6 68 (8.84%) JIRA
7 58 (7.54%) Selenium
8 50 (6.50%) Ant
8 50 (6.50%) JUnit
9 40 (5.20%) TeamCity
10 36 (4.68%) WebDriver
11 35 (4.55%) Hudson
12 33 (4.29%) Xcode
13 31 (4.03%) Jasmine
14 28 (3.64%) SpecFlow
15 22 (2.86%) PHPUnit
16 19 (2.47%) NUnit
17 17 (2.21%) Grunt
18 16 (2.08%) Capybara
18 16 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 72 (9.36%) Finance
2 50 (6.50%) Retail
3 46 (5.98%) Banking
4 38 (4.94%) Games
5 33 (4.29%) Publishing
6 24 (3.12%) Marketing
6 24 (3.12%) Front Office
7 23 (2.99%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.34%) Advertising
9 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.65%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 652 (84.79%) Developer
2 163 (21.20%) Java Developer
3 88 (11.44%) Senior Developer
4 60 (7.80%) iOS Developer
5 59 (7.67%) PHP Developer
6 53 (6.89%) Front-End Developer
7 51 (6.63%) .NET Developer
8 44 (5.72%) Web Developer
9 42 (5.46%) JavaScript Developer
10 40 (5.20%) C# Developer
11 38 (4.94%) Android Developer
12 30 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (3.25%) Lead Developer
15 23 (2.99%) Scala Developer
16 22 (2.86%) Architect
17 20 (2.60%) Tester
18 16 (2.08%) Automation Tester
19 15 (1.95%) Senior .NET Developer
20 14 (1.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (57.87%) Web Services
2 361 (46.94%) HTML
3 230 (29.91%) CSS
4 224 (29.13%) XML
5 223 (29.00%) HTML5
6 199 (25.88%) JSON
7 157 (20.42%) jQuery
8 147 (19.12%) AngularJS
9 132 (17.17%) CSS3
10 130 (16.91%) Spring
11 124 (16.12%) SOAP
12 91 (11.83%) .NET
13 88 (11.44%) J2EE
14 87 (11.31%) Backbone.js
15 69 (8.97%) Hibernate
16 57 (7.41%) REST
17 52 (6.76%) Ajax
18 50 (6.50%) ASP.NET
19 48 (6.24%) XSD
20 43 (5.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.32%) Mobile App
2 59 (7.67%) Open Source
3 51 (6.63%) Social Media
4 50 (6.50%) iPad
5 27 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.47%) Online Games
7 17 (2.21%) Client/Server
8 16 (2.08%) iPhone
9 15 (1.95%) Streaming Media
10 14 (1.82%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.69%) Video on Demand
11 13 (1.69%) Animation
12 12 (1.56%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.30%) W3C
13 10 (1.30%) Social Network
14 8 (1.04%) Streaming Video
15 7 (0.91%) Derivative
15 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.78%) New Media
16 6 (0.78%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 145 (18.86%) Linux
2 91 (11.83%) Apple iOS
3 84 (10.92%) Android
4 47 (6.11%) UNIX
5 32 (4.16%) Windows
6 10 (1.30%) CentOS
7 6 (0.78%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.52%) VMS
8 4 (0.52%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (49.67%) TDD
2 313 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
3 244 (31.73%) Scrum
4 197 (25.62%) BDD
5 178 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (22.50%) MVC
7 167 (21.72%) OO
8 116 (15.08%) E-Commerce
9 84 (10.92%) SOA
10 81 (10.53%) Unit Testing
11 69 (8.97%) Content Management
12 63 (8.19%) iOS Development
13 59 (7.67%) Web Development
13 59 (7.67%) OOP
14 56 (7.28%) Waterfall
15 54 (7.02%) Pair Programming
16 52 (6.76%) Android Development
17 50 (6.50%) Test Automation
18 47 (6.11%) DevOps
19 45 (5.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 377 (49.02%) Java
2 350 (45.51%) JavaScript
3 117 (15.21%) PHP
4 99 (12.87%) SQL
5 92 (11.96%) C#
6 78 (10.14%) Ruby
7 70 (9.10%) Groovy
8 61 (7.93%) Objective-C
9 55 (7.15%) Scala
10 31 (4.03%) Python
11 29 (3.77%) PHP5
12 20 (2.60%) C++
13 19 (2.47%) C
14 18 (2.34%) T-SQL
15 17 (2.21%) Shell Script
15 17 (2.21%) Clojure
16 16 (2.08%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.82%) XQuery
17 14 (1.82%) PL/SQL
18 10 (1.30%) Golang
Qualifications
1 54 (7.02%) Degree
2 7 (0.91%) SC Cleared
2 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.39%) MBA
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.77%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (1.04%) Varnish
2 2 (0.26%) vCloud
2 2 (0.26%) KVM
2 2 (0.26%) HDFS
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (2.21%) Puppet
3 12 (1.56%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.91%) Ansible
5 5 (0.65%) OpenSSO
6 4 (0.52%) Capistrano
6 4 (0.52%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.39%) Oozie
7 3 (0.39%) Nagios
7 3 (0.39%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (0.26%) Ganglia
8 2 (0.26%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.26%) Salt
9 1 (0.13%) logstash
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 85 (11.05%) Oracle
2 52 (6.76%) JBoss
3 42 (5.46%) ATG
3 42 (5.46%) Endeca
4 40 (5.20%) Perforce
5 39 (5.07%) Zend
6 34 (4.42%) Microsoft
7 22 (2.86%) Google
8 18 (2.34%) Facebook
9 13 (1.69%) Twitter
9 13 (1.69%) Apple
10 12 (1.56%) Adobe
11 10 (1.30%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.91%) Akamai
13 6 (0.78%) RedDot
14 5 (0.65%) Open Text
14 5 (0.65%) IBM
14 5 (0.65%) Rackspace
15 4 (0.52%) Xamarin
15 4 (0.52%) New Relic
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