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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 117 172 213
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +41
Contract jobs citing RESTful 439 320 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.79% 1.29% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.91% 4.13% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 246 154
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
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
7428 7752 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.36% 31.33% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5321 5587 5366
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £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 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 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 18 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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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 +57 106 £400 -5.88% 37
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Clapham - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hornchurch - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 521 (68.02%) Agile Software Development
2 440 (57.44%) Web Services
3 375 (48.96%) Java
4 374 (48.83%) TDD
5 363 (47.39%) HTML
6 360 (47.00%) JavaScript
7 238 (31.07%) Scrum
8 231 (30.16%) HTML5
9 230 (30.03%) CSS
10 224 (29.24%) XML
11 198 (25.85%) JSON
12 194 (25.33%) Git (software)
13 192 (25.07%) BDD
14 181 (23.63%) OO
15 178 (23.24%) MVC
16 174 (22.72%) Continuous Integration
17 156 (20.37%) jQuery
18 154 (20.10%) AngularJS
19 142 (18.54%) Linux
20 131 (17.10%) Subversion
21 129 (16.84%) Spring
21 129 (16.84%) PHP
22 128 (16.71%) CSS3
23 116 (15.14%) E-Commerce
24 115 (15.01%) SOAP
25 114 (14.88%) MySQL
26 111 (14.49%) Maven
27 94 (12.27%) SQL
28 91 (11.88%) Apple iOS
29 89 (11.62%) MongoDB

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 59 (7.70%) Node.js
2 58 (7.57%) Apache
3 46 (6.01%) CMS
4 43 (5.61%) Tomcat
5 41 (5.35%) WebLogic
6 28 (3.66%) Apache Solr
7 25 (3.26%) Confluence
8 13 (1.70%) nginx
9 12 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.44%) IIS
11 10 (1.31%) Mule
12 9 (1.17%) Jetty
13 8 (1.04%) Apache Pig
14 7 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
15 6 (0.78%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.78%) WordPress
16 5 (0.65%) FileNet
16 5 (0.65%) Drupal
17 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
18 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Doxygen
2 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.39%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.39%) RMDS
4 2 (0.26%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.17%) Heroku
4 7 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.65%) GitHub
7 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.26%) Route 53
8 2 (0.26%) SaaS
8 2 (0.26%) PaaS
9 1 (0.13%) ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 78 (10.18%) HTTP
2 31 (4.05%) Internet
3 17 (2.22%) HTTPS
4 14 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.31%) VPN
6 9 (1.17%) SSH
7 4 (0.52%) LDAP
8 2 (0.26%) AMQP
8 2 (0.26%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) CTI
9 1 (0.13%) X.509
9 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (14.88%) MySQL
2 89 (11.62%) MongoDB
3 79 (10.31%) NoSQL
4 51 (6.66%) SQL Server
5 32 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 29 (3.79%) Redis
8 19 (2.48%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (1.57%) Big Data
11 9 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.91%) MarkLogic
12 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.65%) SQLite
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.52%) DB2
15 4 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 194 (25.33%) Git (software)
2 131 (17.10%) Subversion
3 111 (14.49%) Maven
4 80 (10.44%) Jenkins
5 75 (9.79%) Cucumber
6 69 (9.01%) JIRA
7 56 (7.31%) JUnit
8 51 (6.66%) Selenium
9 48 (6.27%) Ant
10 34 (4.44%) TeamCity
10 34 (4.44%) Xcode
11 32 (4.18%) Hudson
12 31 (4.05%) Jasmine
13 30 (3.92%) WebDriver
14 25 (3.26%) PHPUnit
15 24 (3.13%) SpecFlow
16 23 (3.00%) NUnit
17 18 (2.35%) Grunt
18 17 (2.22%) Capybara
19 15 (1.96%) Mockito
General
1 76 (9.92%) Finance
2 55 (7.18%) Banking
3 48 (6.27%) Retail
4 39 (5.09%) Games
5 31 (4.05%) Publishing
6 30 (3.92%) Front Office
7 27 (3.52%) Investment Banking
8 23 (3.00%) Marketing
9 19 (2.48%) Advertising
10 11 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.65%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.52%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
15 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 663 (86.55%) Developer
2 174 (22.72%) Java Developer
3 89 (11.62%) Senior Developer
4 69 (9.01%) PHP Developer
5 61 (7.96%) iOS Developer
6 53 (6.92%) Front-End Developer
7 46 (6.01%) Web Developer
8 43 (5.61%) .NET Developer
8 43 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 39 (5.09%) Android Developer
10 38 (4.96%) C# Developer
11 32 (4.18%) Senior Java Developer
12 27 (3.52%) Scala Developer
13 25 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 25 (3.26%) Lead Developer
14 22 (2.87%) Architect
15 16 (2.09%) Tester
16 15 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails Developer
17 13 (1.70%) Software Engineer
17 13 (1.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 440 (57.44%) Web Services
2 363 (47.39%) HTML
3 231 (30.16%) HTML5
4 230 (30.03%) CSS
5 224 (29.24%) XML
6 198 (25.85%) JSON
7 156 (20.37%) jQuery
8 154 (20.10%) AngularJS
9 129 (16.84%) Spring
10 128 (16.71%) CSS3
11 115 (15.01%) SOAP
12 89 (11.62%) .NET
12 89 (11.62%) J2EE
13 88 (11.49%) Backbone.js
14 64 (8.36%) Hibernate
15 63 (8.22%) REST
16 49 (6.40%) XSD
17 44 (5.74%) ASP.NET
17 44 (5.74%) Ajax
18 41 (5.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.22%) User Experience
2 61 (7.96%) Mobile App
3 55 (7.18%) Open Source
4 47 (6.14%) Social Media
5 46 (6.01%) iPad
6 27 (3.52%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.74%) Online Games
9 16 (2.09%) iPhone
10 15 (1.96%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.83%) Streaming Media
12 12 (1.57%) Animation
12 12 (1.57%) W3C
12 12 (1.57%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.57%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.31%) Social Network
13 10 (1.31%) Video on Demand
14 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.91%) Derivative
15 6 (0.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 142 (18.54%) Linux
2 91 (11.88%) Apple iOS
3 86 (11.23%) Android
4 51 (6.66%) UNIX
5 33 (4.31%) Windows
6 17 (2.22%) CentOS
7 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.78%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.52%) VMS
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
1 521 (68.02%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (48.83%) TDD
3 238 (31.07%) Scrum
4 192 (25.07%) BDD
5 181 (23.63%) OO
6 178 (23.24%) MVC
7 174 (22.72%) Continuous Integration
8 116 (15.14%) E-Commerce
9 88 (11.49%) SOA
10 73 (9.53%) Unit Testing
11 64 (8.36%) OOP
12 63 (8.22%) iOS Development
13 57 (7.44%) Waterfall
13 57 (7.44%) Content Management
14 56 (7.31%) Android Development
15 52 (6.79%) Web Development
15 52 (6.79%) Pair Programming
16 40 (5.22%) Software Engineering
16 40 (5.22%) Kanban
17 39 (5.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 375 (48.96%) Java
2 360 (47.00%) JavaScript
3 129 (16.84%) PHP
4 94 (12.27%) SQL
5 87 (11.36%) C#
6 76 (9.92%) Ruby
7 68 (8.88%) Scala
8 62 (8.09%) Groovy
9 61 (7.96%) Objective-C
10 34 (4.44%) Python
11 29 (3.79%) PHP5
12 18 (2.35%) C++
13 17 (2.22%) C
14 15 (1.96%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.70%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.70%) Clojure
16 12 (1.57%) XQuery
16 12 (1.57%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.31%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.31%) Golang
Qualifications
1 56 (7.31%) Degree
2 11 (1.44%) SC Cleared
2 11 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.52%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (1.17%) 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
3 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.57%) Puppet
3 9 (1.17%) Vagrant
3 9 (1.17%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.65%) Ansible
5 4 (0.52%) OpenAM
5 4 (0.52%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.39%) Nagios
6 3 (0.39%) Oozie
7 2 (0.26%) OpenIDM
7 2 (0.26%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (0.26%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 86 (11.23%) Oracle
2 52 (6.79%) JBoss
3 39 (5.09%) ATG
3 39 (5.09%) Endeca
3 39 (5.09%) Zend
4 38 (4.96%) Perforce
5 35 (4.57%) Microsoft
6 23 (3.00%) Google
7 17 (2.22%) Facebook
8 13 (1.70%) Apple
9 12 (1.57%) Twitter
10 10 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.31%) Adobe
11 7 (0.91%) Akamai
11 7 (0.91%) New Relic
12 6 (0.78%) RedDot
13 5 (0.65%) Open Text
13 5 (0.65%) IBM
13 5 (0.65%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.65%) Xamarin
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