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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 110 171 198
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 441 305 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.98% 1.29% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 4.32% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 237 183
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 £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £41.00
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
6741 7064 6406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.27% 29.88% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4792 5094 4662
Average daily rate £425 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 66
Average hourly rate £22.18 £43.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.41% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

RESTful Hourly Rate Histogram 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 April 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 +70 125 £425 -2.85% 36
Hammersmith -6 3 £358 -1.37% 2
Uxbridge - 3 £350 -
Osterley - 3 £490 -
Isleworth - 2 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £340 -
Hounslow - 1 £490 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 484 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 412 (49.46%) Java
3 363 (43.58%) TDD
4 359 (43.10%) Web Services
5 336 (40.34%) JavaScript
6 303 (36.37%) HTML
7 253 (30.37%) OO
8 243 (29.17%) CSS
9 235 (28.21%) Scrum
10 214 (25.69%) BDD
11 178 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
12 177 (21.25%) C#
13 175 (21.01%) HTML5
14 173 (20.77%) .NET
15 171 (20.53%) SQL
16 163 (19.57%) AngularJS
17 153 (18.37%) MVC
18 148 (17.77%) Spring
19 143 (17.17%) Git (software)
20 138 (16.57%) JSON
21 135 (16.21%) XML
22 123 (14.77%) jQuery
23 118 (14.17%) SOA
24 116 (13.93%) Linux
25 114 (13.69%) E-Commerce
26 110 (13.21%) SOAP
27 101 (12.12%) Subversion
28 99 (11.88%) User Experience
29 97 (11.64%) CSS3
30 95 (11.40%) SQL Server

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (10.56%) Node.js
2 73 (8.76%) Apache
3 66 (7.92%) Tomcat
4 45 (5.40%) CMS
5 32 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (3.12%) IIS
6 26 (3.12%) JBoss
7 23 (2.76%) Confluence
8 22 (2.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 18 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
9 18 (2.16%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.92%) Kentico
10 16 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 16 (1.92%) Umbraco
11 15 (1.80%) nginx
12 13 (1.56%) Apache Solr
13 11 (1.32%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.08%) Mule
14 9 (1.08%) SharePoint
14 9 (1.08%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 9 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.60%) MS Office
3 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) RMDS
3 1 (0.12%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
3 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.28%) GitHub
4 14 (1.68%) SaaS
4 14 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.96%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.84%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.72%) Heroku
10 4 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.36%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.36%) PaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Force.com
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.12%) Boomi
12 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 57 (6.84%) Internet
2 48 (5.76%) HTTP
3 12 (1.44%) DNS
4 6 (0.72%) Firewall
4 6 (0.72%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.24%) Multicast
6 2 (0.24%) DSL
6 2 (0.24%) DVB
6 2 (0.24%) VPN
6 2 (0.24%) UPnP
7 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.12%) AMQP
7 1 (0.12%) LDAP
7 1 (0.12%) SAN
7 1 (0.12%) SMTP
7 1 (0.12%) Skype
7 1 (0.12%) iBeacon
7 1 (0.12%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 86 (10.32%) MongoDB
3 70 (8.40%) NoSQL
4 59 (7.08%) MySQL
5 57 (6.84%) Relational Database
6 43 (5.16%) PostgreSQL
7 36 (4.32%) Big Data
8 34 (4.08%) Redis
9 31 (3.72%) Hadoop
10 28 (3.36%) RDBMS
11 22 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (1.32%) DB2
14 10 (1.20%) Jackrabbit
15 9 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (1.08%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 143 (17.17%) Git (software)
2 101 (12.12%) Subversion
3 93 (11.16%) Maven
4 69 (8.28%) Cucumber
5 67 (8.04%) Jenkins
6 66 (7.92%) JIRA
7 52 (6.24%) JUnit
8 45 (5.40%) Selenium
9 42 (5.04%) Grunt
10 37 (4.44%) WebDriver
11 32 (3.84%) Ant
12 30 (3.60%) Mockito
13 28 (3.36%) Hudson
14 26 (3.12%) Xcode
15 25 (3.00%) Jasmine
16 23 (2.76%) Eclipse
16 23 (2.76%) TeamCity
16 23 (2.76%) Bower
17 22 (2.64%) SpecFlow
17 22 (2.64%) NUnit
General
1 92 (11.04%) Finance
2 90 (10.80%) Banking
3 58 (6.96%) Investment Banking
4 43 (5.16%) Retail
5 18 (2.16%) Front Office
6 16 (1.92%) Games
6 16 (1.92%) Publishing
7 11 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.32%) Back Office
8 10 (1.20%) Marketing
9 7 (0.84%) Advertising
9 7 (0.84%) Electronics
9 7 (0.84%) Law
10 6 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.60%) Legal
12 4 (0.48%) Automotive
13 3 (0.36%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.24%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.24%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 663 (79.59%) Developer
2 195 (23.41%) Java Developer
3 85 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 73 (8.76%) .NET Developer
5 51 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
6 49 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 49 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 46 (5.52%) iOS Developer
8 37 (4.44%) Architect
9 30 (3.60%) Analyst
10 28 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (3.24%) Front-End Developer
12 23 (2.76%) Software Developer
12 23 (2.76%) Software Engineer
13 22 (2.64%) PHP Developer
14 19 (2.28%) Senior Java Developer
14 19 (2.28%) Android Developer
14 19 (2.28%) Scala Developer
15 18 (2.16%) Full Stack Developer
15 18 (2.16%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (43.10%) Web Services
2 303 (36.37%) HTML
3 243 (29.17%) CSS
4 175 (21.01%) HTML5
5 173 (20.77%) .NET
6 163 (19.57%) AngularJS
7 148 (17.77%) Spring
8 138 (16.57%) JSON
9 135 (16.21%) XML
10 123 (14.77%) jQuery
11 110 (13.21%) SOAP
12 97 (11.64%) CSS3
13 90 (10.80%) J2EE
14 86 (10.32%) REST
15 76 (9.12%) ASP.NET
16 72 (8.64%) Hibernate
17 66 (7.92%) WCF
18 54 (6.48%) Backbone.js
19 53 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
20 52 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.88%) User Experience
2 49 (5.88%) Open Source
3 45 (5.40%) Computer Science
4 43 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (5.04%) Mobile App
6 35 (4.20%) iPad
7 30 (3.60%) Derivative
7 30 (3.60%) Social Media
8 23 (2.76%) iPhone
9 13 (1.56%) Streaming Video
10 12 (1.44%) Digital Media
10 12 (1.44%) W3C
10 12 (1.44%) Animation
11 10 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (1.08%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.08%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.08%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.08%) Video on Demand
13 8 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.93%) Linux
2 87 (10.44%) Apple iOS
3 58 (6.96%) Android
4 57 (6.84%) UNIX
5 50 (6.00%) Windows
6 9 (1.08%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.48%) CentOS
8 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (43.58%) TDD
3 253 (30.37%) OO
4 235 (28.21%) Scrum
5 214 (25.69%) BDD
6 178 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
7 153 (18.37%) MVC
8 118 (14.17%) SOA
9 114 (13.69%) E-Commerce
10 77 (9.24%) Pair Programming
11 71 (8.52%) Unit Testing
12 62 (7.44%) Web Development
13 60 (7.20%) Data Modelling
14 57 (6.84%) Kanban
14 57 (6.84%) iOS Development
15 53 (6.36%) Multithreading
16 52 (6.24%) Responsive Web Design
17 43 (5.16%) Software Engineering
18 42 (5.04%) Mentoring
19 40 (4.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 412 (49.46%) Java
2 336 (40.34%) JavaScript
3 177 (21.25%) C#
4 171 (20.53%) SQL
5 81 (9.72%) Ruby
6 77 (9.24%) Python
7 72 (8.64%) PHP
8 60 (7.20%) Scala
9 42 (5.04%) Objective-C
10 35 (4.20%) Groovy
11 28 (3.36%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.52%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.40%) Clojure
13 20 (2.40%) Perl
14 11 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.32%) C
15 10 (1.20%) VBA
15 10 (1.20%) C++
16 9 (1.08%) Apple Swift
17 7 (0.84%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 58 (6.96%) Degree
2 22 (2.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.48%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.24%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.48%) QA
2 6 (0.72%) WAI
3 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) DICOM
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.80%) Varnish
2 7 (0.84%) Apache Flume
3 5 (0.60%) Docker
4 3 (0.36%) HDFS
5 2 (0.24%) vCloud
6 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (2.04%) Ansible
2 13 (1.56%) Puppet
3 7 (0.84%) Oozie
4 5 (0.60%) Salt
4 5 (0.60%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.48%) logstash
5 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.48%) OpenSSO
5 4 (0.48%) Kibana
5 4 (0.48%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 70 (8.40%) Oracle
2 55 (6.60%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.08%) Google
4 21 (2.52%) Apple
5 18 (2.16%) ATG
5 18 (2.16%) Endeca
5 18 (2.16%) EPiServer
6 17 (2.04%) Sitecore
7 15 (1.80%) Perforce
8 14 (1.68%) Twitter
8 14 (1.68%) Adobe
9 9 (1.08%) Facebook
10 8 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 8 (0.96%) Sybase
11 6 (0.72%) IBM
11 6 (0.72%) SAP
11 6 (0.72%) Zend
12 5 (0.60%) hybris
13 4 (0.48%) Sun
14 3 (0.36%) TIBCO
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago