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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 103 160 182
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +22
Contract jobs citing RESTful 440 328 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.93% 1.38% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 4.65% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 271 173
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 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
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
6817 7048 6499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.95% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5194 5077 4728
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 £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 69
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +45 116 £438 -2.77% 34
Hammersmith - 2 £350 -
Wimbledon - 1 £400 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Romford - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 580 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (50.28%) Web Services
3 439 (49.94%) Java
4 434 (49.37%) TDD
5 359 (40.84%) JavaScript
6 354 (40.27%) HTML
7 286 (32.54%) Scrum
8 242 (27.53%) CSS
9 238 (27.08%) OO
10 227 (25.82%) HTML5
11 215 (24.46%) BDD
12 214 (24.35%) Git (software)
13 210 (23.89%) MVC
14 197 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
15 190 (21.62%) XML
16 168 (19.11%) JSON
17 158 (17.97%) Linux
18 153 (17.41%) AngularJS
19 149 (16.95%) .NET
20 146 (16.61%) C#
21 141 (16.04%) PHP
22 137 (15.59%) SQL
23 132 (15.02%) MySQL
24 129 (14.68%) Subversion
25 126 (14.33%) E-Commerce
26 123 (13.99%) SOA
26 123 (13.99%) Spring
27 121 (13.77%) jQuery
28 116 (13.20%) CSS3
29 115 (13.08%) Maven

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 64 (7.28%) Node.js
2 63 (7.17%) Apache
3 51 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 47 (5.35%) CMS
5 46 (5.23%) JBoss
6 32 (3.64%) Confluence
7 29 (3.30%) WebLogic
8 28 (3.19%) Apache Solr
9 25 (2.84%) Adobe CQ
10 18 (2.05%) IIS
10 18 (2.05%) WebSphere
11 17 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.37%) nginx
13 10 (1.14%) Jetty
14 9 (1.02%) Mule
15 8 (0.91%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.80%) WordPress
17 6 (0.68%) SharePoint
18 5 (0.57%) Drupal
18 5 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (0.91%) Doxygen
2 2 (0.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) Google Analytics
2 7 (0.80%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.80%) RMDS
2 7 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.34%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 55 (6.26%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.14%) GitHub
5 9 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.57%) Heroku
8 4 (0.46%) SaaS
9 3 (0.34%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.23%) PaaS
10 2 (0.23%) Route 53
11 1 (0.11%) IaaS
11 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.30%) HTTP
2 33 (3.75%) Internet
3 14 (1.59%) HTTPS
4 10 (1.14%) DNS
4 10 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.91%) VPN
6 4 (0.46%) LDAP
6 4 (0.46%) SSH
7 3 (0.34%) AMQP
8 2 (0.23%) Multicast
8 2 (0.23%) DSL
8 2 (0.23%) DVB
9 1 (0.11%) X.509
9 1 (0.11%) Firewall
9 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.11%) SSL
9 1 (0.11%) CTI
9 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (15.02%) MySQL
2 112 (12.74%) MongoDB
3 85 (9.67%) NoSQL
4 56 (6.37%) SQL Server
5 51 (5.80%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.75%) Redis
7 32 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (2.73%) Big Data
9 22 (2.50%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.48%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 11 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.25%) DB2
12 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.02%) Jackrabbit
13 6 (0.68%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.57%) MarkLogic
14 5 (0.57%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 214 (24.35%) Git (software)
2 129 (14.68%) Subversion
3 115 (13.08%) Maven
4 86 (9.78%) Cucumber
5 84 (9.56%) Jenkins
6 75 (8.53%) JIRA
7 72 (8.19%) Selenium
8 64 (7.28%) JUnit
9 41 (4.66%) Ant
9 41 (4.66%) Jasmine
10 39 (4.44%) WebDriver
11 38 (4.32%) NUnit
12 34 (3.87%) Grunt
13 33 (3.75%) Hudson
13 33 (3.75%) Xcode
14 29 (3.30%) SpecFlow
15 28 (3.19%) TeamCity
16 24 (2.73%) PHPUnit
16 24 (2.73%) Bower
17 21 (2.39%) Mockito
General
1 87 (9.90%) Finance
2 66 (7.51%) Banking
3 47 (5.35%) Retail
4 35 (3.98%) Investment Banking
5 34 (3.87%) Front Office
6 24 (2.73%) Games
7 22 (2.50%) Publishing
8 16 (1.82%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.37%) Marketing
10 10 (1.14%) Advertising
11 9 (1.02%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.02%) Music Industry
12 7 (0.80%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.34%) Back Office
13 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 719 (81.80%) Developer
2 199 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 110 (12.51%) Senior Developer
4 84 (9.56%) PHP Developer
5 59 (6.71%) .NET Developer
6 56 (6.37%) Web Developer
7 46 (5.23%) iOS Developer
8 44 (5.01%) C# Developer
9 43 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
10 41 (4.66%) Front-End Developer
10 41 (4.66%) Scala Developer
11 35 (3.98%) Android Developer
12 29 (3.30%) Architect
12 29 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
13 27 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 22 (2.50%) Tester
15 18 (2.05%) Lead Developer
15 18 (2.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (2.05%) Senior Web Developer
16 17 (1.93%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (50.28%) Web Services
2 354 (40.27%) HTML
3 242 (27.53%) CSS
4 227 (25.82%) HTML5
5 190 (21.62%) XML
6 168 (19.11%) JSON
7 153 (17.41%) AngularJS
8 149 (16.95%) .NET
9 123 (13.99%) Spring
10 121 (13.77%) jQuery
11 116 (13.20%) CSS3
12 112 (12.74%) SOAP
13 100 (11.38%) J2EE
14 69 (7.85%) ASP.NET
15 67 (7.62%) REST
16 57 (6.48%) Backbone.js
17 56 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
18 53 (6.03%) Hibernate
19 51 (5.80%) LAMP
20 48 (5.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.42%) User Experience
2 60 (6.83%) Open Source
3 46 (5.23%) Mobile App
4 39 (4.44%) iPad
4 39 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (4.32%) Social Media
6 33 (3.75%) Computer Science
7 20 (2.28%) Derivative
8 19 (2.16%) W3C
9 15 (1.71%) Data Structures
9 15 (1.71%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.59%) Video on Demand
10 14 (1.59%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.48%) iPhone
11 13 (1.48%) Digital Media
12 12 (1.37%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.25%) Social Network
13 11 (1.25%) Online Games
14 9 (1.02%) Streaming Video
15 8 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 158 (17.97%) Linux
2 92 (10.47%) UNIX
3 82 (9.33%) Android
4 81 (9.22%) Apple iOS
5 65 (7.39%) Windows
6 12 (1.37%) CentOS
7 9 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
2 434 (49.37%) TDD
3 286 (32.54%) Scrum
4 238 (27.08%) OO
5 215 (24.46%) BDD
6 210 (23.89%) MVC
7 197 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
8 126 (14.33%) E-Commerce
9 123 (13.99%) SOA
10 80 (9.10%) Unit Testing
11 64 (7.28%) Pair Programming
12 63 (7.17%) OOP
13 58 (6.60%) Test Automation
14 55 (6.26%) Data Modelling
14 55 (6.26%) Web Development
15 53 (6.03%) Domain-Driven Design
15 53 (6.03%) iOS Development
16 52 (5.92%) Android Development
16 52 (5.92%) Multithreading
16 52 (5.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 439 (49.94%) Java
2 359 (40.84%) JavaScript
3 146 (16.61%) C#
4 141 (16.04%) PHP
5 137 (15.59%) SQL
6 88 (10.01%) Ruby
7 79 (8.99%) Scala
8 55 (6.26%) Groovy
9 54 (6.14%) Python
10 46 (5.23%) Objective-C
11 29 (3.30%) PHP5
12 22 (2.50%) Bash Shell
13 21 (2.39%) Perl
14 19 (2.16%) T-SQL
14 19 (2.16%) Clojure
15 16 (1.82%) C
16 14 (1.59%) C++
17 12 (1.37%) Golang
18 11 (1.25%) Shell Script
19 7 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (8.99%) Degree
2 20 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.68%) ISEB
5 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (0.34%) HL7
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (1.48%) Varnish
2 4 (0.46%) Docker
3 3 (0.34%) vCloud
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) vSphere
4 2 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 20 (2.28%) Puppet
2 16 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.91%) Ansible
4 7 (0.80%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.68%) OpenSSO
5 6 (0.68%) CA SiteMinder
5 6 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.34%) logstash
7 2 (0.23%) Kibana
7 2 (0.23%) Oozie
8 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 81 (9.22%) Oracle
2 46 (5.23%) Microsoft
3 44 (5.01%) Zend
4 40 (4.55%) Google
5 34 (3.87%) ATG
5 34 (3.87%) Endeca
6 30 (3.41%) Perforce
7 20 (2.28%) Adobe
8 19 (2.16%) Facebook
8 19 (2.16%) Twitter
9 9 (1.02%) New Relic
10 8 (0.91%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.80%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.80%) ION Trading
12 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.68%) Apple
13 5 (0.57%) BEA
13 5 (0.57%) Sybase
13 5 (0.57%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.57%) hybris
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JNC Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
Energon Technology
Rate: From £250 to £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Croydon
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £400 - £415 per day
Posted: 19 days ago