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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 105 123 172
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +49
Contract jobs citing RESTful 507 444 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.10% 1.82% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.69% 5.92% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 342 252
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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
7578 7504 8055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.46% 30.84% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5573 5249 5813
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -11 88 £500 +22.69% 27
Croydon - 5 £350 -
Hammersmith 0 4 £345 -10.62% 1
Feltham - 1 £313 -
Osterley - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £325 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 587 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (51.42%) Java
3 431 (47.05%) TDD
4 369 (40.28%) Web Services
5 332 (36.24%) JavaScript
6 304 (33.19%) HTML
7 275 (30.02%) BDD
8 272 (29.69%) Scrum
9 259 (28.28%) CSS
10 246 (26.86%) Git (software)
11 215 (23.47%) HTML5
12 197 (21.51%) Spring
13 196 (21.40%) MVC
14 190 (20.74%) OO
15 173 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
15 173 (18.89%) AngularJS
16 163 (17.79%) SQL
17 162 (17.69%) C#
18 150 (16.38%) .NET
19 132 (14.41%) CSS3
20 128 (13.97%) JSON
21 126 (13.76%) Maven
22 125 (13.65%) User Experience
23 124 (13.54%) MongoDB
24 120 (13.10%) Node.js
25 117 (12.77%) E-Commerce
26 114 (12.45%) SOA
27 112 (12.23%) Pair Programming
28 111 (12.12%) jQuery
29 110 (12.01%) Linux

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 120 (13.10%) Node.js
2 65 (7.10%) Tomcat
3 51 (5.57%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (5.46%) Apache
5 45 (4.91%) Confluence
6 37 (4.04%) CMS
7 25 (2.73%) Oracle Coherence
8 24 (2.62%) JBoss
9 19 (2.07%) MQSeries
9 19 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
10 18 (1.97%) IIS
11 17 (1.86%) Umbraco
11 17 (1.86%) Apache Spark
12 15 (1.64%) Apache Solr
12 15 (1.64%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.53%) nginx
14 13 (1.42%) Jetty
14 13 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (1.09%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 17 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.66%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.33%) MS Office
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.29%) GitHub
3 15 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.09%) SaaS
5 10 (1.09%) Heroku
5 10 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.44%) IaaS
7 3 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.22%) Force.com
8 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Boomi
9 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.53%) Internet
2 41 (4.48%) HTTP
3 11 (1.20%) Firewall
4 9 (0.98%) Unified Communications
4 9 (0.98%) Converged Networks
5 7 (0.76%) DNS
6 6 (0.66%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.44%) VPN
8 3 (0.33%) UPnP
8 3 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.22%) 3GPP
9 2 (0.22%) Intranet
10 1 (0.11%) iBeacon
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
10 1 (0.11%) SMTP
10 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.11%) AMQP
10 1 (0.11%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.54%) MongoDB
2 95 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 86 (9.39%) MySQL
4 81 (8.84%) NoSQL
5 67 (7.31%) Hadoop
6 55 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
7 48 (5.24%) HBase
7 48 (5.24%) Big Data
7 48 (5.24%) Relational Database
8 47 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (4.04%) Oracle Database
10 30 (3.28%) Redis
11 19 (2.07%) Apache Hive
12 18 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (1.53%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (0.98%) Impala
15 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (0.87%) SQLite
16 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 246 (26.86%) Git (software)
2 126 (13.76%) Maven
3 102 (11.14%) Subversion
4 97 (10.59%) Jenkins
5 83 (9.06%) JIRA
6 76 (8.30%) Cucumber
7 65 (7.10%) Grunt
8 47 (5.13%) Xcode
9 45 (4.91%) Gradle
10 43 (4.69%) Jasmine
10 43 (4.69%) Selenium
11 42 (4.59%) JUnit
12 39 (4.26%) TeamCity
13 33 (3.60%) Mockito
14 32 (3.49%) WebDriver
15 30 (3.28%) IntelliJ
15 30 (3.28%) Spock
16 26 (2.84%) Geb
17 25 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
18 21 (2.29%) Mocha
General
1 104 (11.35%) Banking
2 101 (11.03%) Finance
3 62 (6.77%) Investment Banking
4 41 (4.48%) Front Office
5 40 (4.37%) Retail
6 30 (3.28%) Publishing
7 23 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.87%) Advertising
9 7 (0.76%) Games
9 7 (0.76%) Marketing
10 6 (0.66%) Back Office
10 6 (0.66%) Electronics
11 4 (0.44%) Legal
12 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.11%) International Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 708 (77.29%) Developer
2 232 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 78 (8.52%) iOS Developer
4 74 (8.08%) Senior Developer
5 73 (7.97%) Architect
6 62 (6.77%) .NET Developer
7 49 (5.35%) JavaScript Developer
8 46 (5.02%) Web Developer
9 39 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
10 34 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
11 30 (3.28%) Android Developer
12 29 (3.17%) Analyst
13 28 (3.06%) Python Developer
14 27 (2.95%) C# Developer
15 25 (2.73%) Agile Java Developer
16 23 (2.51%) Technical Architect
17 22 (2.40%) Django Developer
17 22 (2.40%) Python/Django Developer
18 21 (2.29%) Core Java Developer
18 21 (2.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (40.28%) Web Services
2 304 (33.19%) HTML
3 259 (28.28%) CSS
4 215 (23.47%) HTML5
5 197 (21.51%) Spring
6 173 (18.89%) AngularJS
7 150 (16.38%) .NET
8 132 (14.41%) CSS3
9 128 (13.97%) JSON
10 111 (12.12%) jQuery
11 106 (11.57%) J2EE
12 102 (11.14%) XML
13 97 (10.59%) Hibernate
14 93 (10.15%) SOAP
15 82 (8.95%) REST
16 74 (8.08%) ASP.NET
17 65 (7.10%) Backbone.js
18 64 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 62 (6.77%) JAX-RS
20 56 (6.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 125 (13.65%) User Experience
2 48 (5.24%) Mobile App
3 46 (5.02%) iPad
4 43 (4.69%) iPhone
5 30 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 26 (2.84%) Visualisation
7 21 (2.29%) Fixed Income
8 20 (2.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 19 (2.07%) Data Structures
10 18 (1.97%) Social Media
11 17 (1.86%) Animation
12 16 (1.75%) Market Risk
13 10 (1.09%) Digital Media
14 9 (0.98%) Algorithms
14 9 (0.98%) Derivative
14 9 (0.98%) W3C
15 8 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.76%) Online Banking
16 7 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 110 (12.01%) Linux
2 106 (11.57%) Apple iOS
3 63 (6.88%) UNIX
4 61 (6.66%) Android
5 47 (5.13%) CentOS
6 29 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.75%) Windows
8 7 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (47.05%) TDD
3 275 (30.02%) BDD
4 272 (29.69%) Scrum
5 196 (21.40%) MVC
6 190 (20.74%) OO
7 173 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
8 117 (12.77%) E-Commerce
9 114 (12.45%) SOA
10 112 (12.23%) Pair Programming
11 100 (10.92%) Multithreading
12 99 (10.81%) Open Source
13 97 (10.59%) Kanban
14 83 (9.06%) iOS Development
15 79 (8.62%) DevOps
16 66 (7.21%) Unit Testing
17 59 (6.44%) SDLC
18 55 (6.00%) Microservices
19 48 (5.24%) Mentoring
20 47 (5.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 471 (51.42%) Java
2 332 (36.24%) JavaScript
3 163 (17.79%) SQL
4 162 (17.69%) C#
5 101 (11.03%) Scala
6 99 (10.81%) Ruby
7 78 (8.52%) Groovy
8 72 (7.86%) Objective-C
9 70 (7.64%) PHP
10 63 (6.88%) Python
11 36 (3.93%) Clojure
12 26 (2.84%) C++
13 23 (2.51%) Apple Swift
14 12 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.98%) Perl
16 6 (0.66%) C
17 5 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.55%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.44%) R
18 4 (0.44%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (7.31%) Security Cleared
2 48 (5.24%) Degree
3 38 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.44%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.53%) QA
2 9 (0.98%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (2.40%) Apache Flume
2 13 (1.42%) Docker
3 8 (0.87%) HDFS
3 8 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.76%) vSphere
5 5 (0.55%) Varnish
6 3 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.11%) KVM
7 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (1.75%) Ansible
2 14 (1.53%) Puppet
3 12 (1.31%) Oozie
3 12 (1.31%) Salt
4 9 (0.98%) Rundeck
4 9 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.87%) Apache Shiro
6 6 (0.66%) Kibana
6 6 (0.66%) logstash
7 4 (0.44%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.44%) Capistrano
8 3 (0.33%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.22%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.11%) Nagios
10 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 72 (7.86%) Oracle
2 46 (5.02%) Microsoft
3 44 (4.80%) Apple
4 31 (3.38%) Google
5 21 (2.29%) Red Hat
6 18 (1.97%) Adobe
7 13 (1.42%) SAP
8 12 (1.31%) ATG
8 12 (1.31%) Endeca
9 11 (1.20%) Sitecore
9 11 (1.20%) VMware
10 10 (1.09%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.09%) Perforce
11 7 (0.76%) IBM
12 5 (0.55%) ESRI
12 5 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.55%) Apigee
12 5 (0.55%) Twitter
12 5 (0.55%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.44%) ServiceNow
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