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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 123 132 160
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 430 411 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.83% 1.75% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 5.63% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 307 239
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7342 7294 7721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.28% 31.02% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5324 5187 5545
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 46 73
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 96 £500 +22.69% 18
Hammersmith -3 5 £345 -10.62%
Croydon - 3 £350 -
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Southwark - 1 £325 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 551 (61.77%) Agile Software Development
2 447 (50.11%) Java
3 402 (45.07%) TDD
4 387 (43.39%) Web Services
5 358 (40.13%) JavaScript
6 324 (36.32%) HTML
7 270 (30.27%) CSS
8 257 (28.81%) BDD
9 256 (28.70%) Scrum
10 224 (25.11%) Git (software)
11 219 (24.55%) HTML5
12 210 (23.54%) OO
13 192 (21.52%) Spring
14 186 (20.85%) MVC
15 182 (20.40%) AngularJS
16 176 (19.73%) SQL
17 163 (18.27%) C#
18 161 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
19 147 (16.48%) .NET
20 139 (15.58%) JSON
21 136 (15.25%) Maven
22 129 (14.46%) E-Commerce
23 125 (14.01%) CSS3
24 124 (13.90%) MongoDB
25 122 (13.68%) SOA
26 121 (13.57%) Subversion
27 118 (13.23%) User Experience
28 116 (13.00%) Node.js
29 115 (12.89%) jQuery
30 114 (12.78%) Linux

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 116 (13.00%) Node.js
2 75 (8.41%) Tomcat
3 63 (7.06%) Apache
4 46 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
5 40 (4.48%) Confluence
6 34 (3.81%) CMS
7 32 (3.59%) JBoss
8 25 (2.80%) Oracle Coherence
9 20 (2.24%) Umbraco
10 18 (2.02%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.68%) IIS
11 15 (1.68%) MQSeries
11 15 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
12 14 (1.57%) nginx
13 13 (1.46%) Apache Solr
14 12 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (1.23%) Kentico
16 10 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 9 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.90%) 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 70 (7.85%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.68%) SaaS
4 14 (1.57%) GitHub
5 13 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.78%) Heroku
8 6 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.45%) IaaS
11 3 (0.34%) Force.com
12 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.11%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.11%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 83 (9.30%) Internet
2 41 (4.60%) HTTP
3 9 (1.01%) Unified Communications
3 9 (1.01%) Converged Networks
4 8 (0.90%) Firewall
5 7 (0.78%) DNS
6 6 (0.67%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.22%) 3GPP
8 2 (0.22%) Intranet
8 2 (0.22%) UPnP
9 1 (0.11%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.11%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.11%) AMQP
9 1 (0.11%) SWIFTNet
9 1 (0.11%) LDAP
9 1 (0.11%) SAN
9 1 (0.11%) VoIP
9 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (13.90%) MongoDB
2 99 (11.10%) SQL Server
3 87 (9.75%) MySQL
4 84 (9.42%) NoSQL
5 57 (6.39%) Hadoop
6 48 (5.38%) Big Data
7 44 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 43 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 43 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (3.92%) Oracle Database
10 30 (3.36%) HBase
11 28 (3.14%) Redis
12 15 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.35%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.23%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.78%) Jackrabbit
16 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 224 (25.11%) Git (software)
2 136 (15.25%) Maven
3 121 (13.57%) Subversion
4 90 (10.09%) Jenkins
5 84 (9.42%) JIRA
6 75 (8.41%) Cucumber
7 66 (7.40%) Grunt
8 48 (5.38%) JUnit
9 47 (5.27%) Jasmine
10 44 (4.93%) TeamCity
11 43 (4.82%) Selenium
12 36 (4.04%) WebDriver
13 34 (3.81%) Xcode
14 31 (3.48%) Mockito
15 28 (3.14%) Ant
16 27 (3.03%) Gradle
17 24 (2.69%) Karma Test Runner
17 24 (2.69%) IntelliJ
17 24 (2.69%) Spock
18 22 (2.47%) Mocha
General
1 105 (11.77%) Banking
2 98 (10.99%) Finance
3 72 (8.07%) Investment Banking
4 40 (4.48%) Retail
5 36 (4.04%) Front Office
6 24 (2.69%) Publishing
7 21 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.23%) Games
9 9 (1.01%) Back Office
10 8 (0.90%) Electronics
10 8 (0.90%) Advertising
11 6 (0.67%) Marketing
12 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.22%) Legal
13 2 (0.22%) Automotive
13 2 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Law
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 687 (77.02%) Developer
2 216 (24.22%) Java Developer
3 72 (8.07%) Architect
4 66 (7.40%) .NET Developer
4 66 (7.40%) iOS Developer
5 62 (6.95%) Senior Developer
6 52 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 48 (5.38%) Web Developer
8 35 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (3.81%) C# Developer
10 29 (3.25%) Analyst
10 29 (3.25%) Front-End Developer
11 26 (2.91%) Android Developer
12 22 (2.47%) Python Developer
13 21 (2.35%) Scala Developer
14 20 (2.24%) Software Engineer
15 19 (2.13%) Technical Architect
16 18 (2.02%) C# .NET Developer
17 17 (1.91%) Agile Java Developer
17 17 (1.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (43.39%) Web Services
2 324 (36.32%) HTML
3 270 (30.27%) CSS
4 219 (24.55%) HTML5
5 192 (21.52%) Spring
6 182 (20.40%) AngularJS
7 147 (16.48%) .NET
8 139 (15.58%) JSON
9 125 (14.01%) CSS3
10 115 (12.89%) jQuery
11 113 (12.67%) XML
12 107 (12.00%) J2EE
13 103 (11.55%) SOAP
14 99 (11.10%) Hibernate
15 87 (9.75%) REST
16 71 (7.96%) ASP.NET
17 69 (7.74%) Backbone.js
18 63 (7.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 61 (6.84%) KnockoutJS
20 58 (6.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.23%) User Experience
2 50 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 41 (4.60%) iPad
4 36 (4.04%) iPhone
5 32 (3.59%) Social Media
6 31 (3.48%) Computer Science
7 28 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (2.69%) Visualisation
9 19 (2.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 18 (2.02%) Fixed Income
11 16 (1.79%) Animation
11 16 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 13 (1.46%) Market Risk
12 13 (1.46%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.46%) Derivative
13 9 (1.01%) Streaming Media
13 9 (1.01%) Internet of Things
14 8 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.90%) Streaming Video
14 8 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 114 (12.78%) Linux
2 98 (10.99%) Apple iOS
3 66 (7.40%) UNIX
4 62 (6.95%) Android
5 34 (3.81%) CentOS
6 21 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 19 (2.13%) Windows
8 6 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 551 (61.77%) Agile Software Development
2 402 (45.07%) TDD
3 257 (28.81%) BDD
4 256 (28.70%) Scrum
5 210 (23.54%) OO
6 186 (20.85%) MVC
7 161 (18.05%) Continuous Integration
8 129 (14.46%) E-Commerce
9 122 (13.68%) SOA
10 102 (11.43%) Pair Programming
11 95 (10.65%) Kanban
12 91 (10.20%) Multithreading
13 88 (9.87%) Open Source
14 83 (9.30%) DevOps
15 72 (8.07%) iOS Development
16 66 (7.40%) Unit Testing
17 62 (6.95%) SDLC
18 55 (6.17%) Software Engineering
18 55 (6.17%) Web Development
19 42 (4.71%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (50.11%) Java
2 358 (40.13%) JavaScript
3 176 (19.73%) SQL
4 163 (18.27%) C#
5 104 (11.66%) Ruby
6 100 (11.21%) Scala
7 79 (8.86%) PHP
8 72 (8.07%) Groovy
9 65 (7.29%) Python
10 61 (6.84%) Objective-C
11 39 (4.37%) Clojure
12 19 (2.13%) Apple Swift
13 18 (2.02%) C++
14 15 (1.68%) Perl
14 15 (1.68%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.78%) C
16 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.56%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.56%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 46 (5.16%) Degree
3 31 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.45%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.05%) QA
2 9 (1.01%) WAI
3 1 (0.11%) HL7
3 1 (0.11%) DICOM
3 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (1.57%) Apache Flume
2 9 (1.01%) Docker
3 6 (0.67%) HDFS
4 5 (0.56%) Varnish
5 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) vSphere
6 1 (0.11%) Xen
6 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.11%) vCloud
6 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (1.35%) Puppet
1 12 (1.35%) Ansible
2 10 (1.12%) Oozie
2 10 (1.12%) Apache Shiro
3 9 (1.01%) Salt
4 7 (0.78%) Rundeck
4 7 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.45%) logstash
5 4 (0.45%) Kibana
6 3 (0.34%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.11%) Nagios
7 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (9.30%) Oracle
2 40 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.59%) Apple
4 25 (2.80%) Google
5 17 (1.91%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.68%) Endeca
6 15 (1.68%) ATG
6 15 (1.68%) Perforce
7 14 (1.57%) Sitecore
8 13 (1.46%) EPiServer
8 13 (1.46%) SAP
9 11 (1.23%) Adobe
10 10 (1.12%) Twitter
11 7 (0.78%) Facebook
11 7 (0.78%) IBM
12 5 (0.56%) ESRI
12 5 (0.56%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.45%) Zend
13 4 (0.45%) Sun
13 4 (0.45%) Rackspace
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