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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 121 171 197
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +26
Contract jobs citing RESTful 422 309 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.75% 1.25% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.82% 4.10% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 262 158
Average daily rate
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£414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £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 £36.50 £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -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
7247 7542 6827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.12% 30.44% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5525 5511 4919
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 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 67
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +73 115 £475 +11.76% 30
Hammersmith - 4 £381 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £400 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Pinner - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 576 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (54.12%) Web Services
3 435 (50.52%) Java
4 431 (50.06%) TDD
5 377 (43.79%) JavaScript
6 370 (42.97%) HTML
7 282 (32.75%) Scrum
8 245 (28.46%) HTML5
9 242 (28.11%) CSS
10 228 (26.48%) OO
11 225 (26.13%) MVC
12 216 (25.09%) Git (software)
13 214 (24.85%) BDD
14 202 (23.46%) XML
15 196 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
16 190 (22.07%) JSON
17 159 (18.47%) AngularJS
18 154 (17.89%) Linux
19 146 (16.96%) jQuery
20 139 (16.14%) PHP
21 137 (15.91%) .NET
22 134 (15.56%) MySQL
22 134 (15.56%) C#
23 132 (15.33%) E-Commerce
23 132 (15.33%) Subversion
24 129 (14.98%) SOA
25 127 (14.75%) SQL
25 127 (14.75%) Spring
25 127 (14.75%) CSS3
26 117 (13.59%) Maven

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 68 (7.90%) Node.js
2 59 (6.85%) Apache
3 51 (5.92%) Tomcat
3 51 (5.92%) JBoss
4 49 (5.69%) CMS
5 35 (4.07%) WebLogic
6 31 (3.60%) Confluence
7 28 (3.25%) Apache Solr
8 20 (2.32%) Adobe CQ
9 15 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (1.63%) IIS
11 12 (1.39%) nginx
12 10 (1.16%) Mule
13 9 (1.05%) Jetty
14 7 (0.81%) WordPress
14 7 (0.81%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.70%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.70%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.58%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (1.16%) Doxygen
2 3 (0.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.81%) ION MarketView
2 7 (0.81%) RMDS
3 5 (0.58%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.35%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 1 (0.12%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.58%) GitHub
6 5 (0.58%) Heroku
7 4 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.35%) SaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.23%) Route 53
9 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (9.18%) HTTP
2 37 (4.30%) Internet
3 15 (1.74%) HTTPS
4 12 (1.39%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.16%) VPN
6 8 (0.93%) DNS
7 4 (0.46%) LDAP
7 4 (0.46%) SSH
8 3 (0.35%) AMQP
9 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.12%) SSL
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (15.56%) MySQL
2 109 (12.66%) MongoDB
3 87 (10.10%) NoSQL
4 49 (5.69%) SQL Server
5 35 (4.07%) Relational Database
6 31 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (3.14%) Redis
8 23 (2.67%) Big Data
9 16 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 10 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.93%) DB2
15 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.81%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.70%) Couchbase
16 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.70%) MarkLogic
16 6 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 216 (25.09%) Git (software)
2 132 (15.33%) Subversion
3 117 (13.59%) Maven
4 87 (10.10%) Jenkins
5 85 (9.87%) Cucumber
6 77 (8.94%) JIRA
7 69 (8.01%) Selenium
8 62 (7.20%) JUnit
9 44 (5.11%) Ant
10 40 (4.65%) NUnit
11 39 (4.53%) Jasmine
12 37 (4.30%) WebDriver
13 35 (4.07%) Xcode
14 34 (3.95%) Hudson
15 29 (3.37%) Grunt
15 29 (3.37%) SpecFlow
16 28 (3.25%) TeamCity
17 25 (2.90%) PHPUnit
18 21 (2.44%) Bower
19 20 (2.32%) Mockito
General
1 87 (10.10%) Finance
2 66 (7.67%) Banking
3 47 (5.46%) Retail
4 35 (4.07%) Front Office
5 34 (3.95%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.14%) Publishing
7 24 (2.79%) Games
8 15 (1.74%) Marketing
8 15 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.39%) Advertising
10 9 (1.05%) Music Industry
10 9 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.58%) Law
12 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.35%) Back Office
14 2 (0.23%) Legal
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Mandarin Language
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 724 (84.09%) Developer
2 195 (22.65%) Java Developer
3 101 (11.73%) Senior Developer
4 85 (9.87%) PHP Developer
5 58 (6.74%) Web Developer
6 55 (6.39%) .NET Developer
7 50 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
7 50 (5.81%) iOS Developer
8 48 (5.57%) Front-End Developer
9 43 (4.99%) C# Developer
10 41 (4.76%) Scala Developer
10 41 (4.76%) Android Developer
11 30 (3.48%) Senior Java Developer
12 28 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 27 (3.14%) Architect
14 26 (3.02%) Lead Developer
15 22 (2.56%) Tester
16 19 (2.21%) Applications Developer
17 16 (1.86%) Senior Web Developer
18 14 (1.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (54.12%) Web Services
2 370 (42.97%) HTML
3 245 (28.46%) HTML5
4 242 (28.11%) CSS
5 202 (23.46%) XML
6 190 (22.07%) JSON
7 159 (18.47%) AngularJS
8 146 (16.96%) jQuery
9 137 (15.91%) .NET
10 127 (14.75%) Spring
10 127 (14.75%) CSS3
11 114 (13.24%) SOAP
12 100 (11.61%) J2EE
13 71 (8.25%) REST
13 71 (8.25%) Backbone.js
14 68 (7.90%) ASP.NET
15 58 (6.74%) Hibernate
16 57 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 51 (5.92%) LAMP
18 47 (5.46%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.71%) User Experience
2 63 (7.32%) Open Source
3 55 (6.39%) Mobile App
4 44 (5.11%) Social Media
5 42 (4.88%) iPad
6 33 (3.83%) Computer Science
7 32 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (2.32%) Data Structures
8 20 (2.32%) Algorithms
9 19 (2.21%) W3C
10 14 (1.63%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.63%) iPhone
11 12 (1.39%) Digital Media
11 12 (1.39%) Derivative
11 12 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.28%) Video on Demand
12 11 (1.28%) Animation
12 11 (1.28%) Online Games
13 10 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.16%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 154 (17.89%) Linux
2 88 (10.22%) Android
3 86 (9.99%) UNIX
4 84 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 62 (7.20%) Windows
6 14 (1.63%) CentOS
7 9 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.46%) VMS
11 3 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (66.90%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (50.06%) TDD
3 282 (32.75%) Scrum
4 228 (26.48%) OO
5 225 (26.13%) MVC
6 214 (24.85%) BDD
7 196 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
8 132 (15.33%) E-Commerce
9 129 (14.98%) SOA
10 75 (8.71%) Unit Testing
11 67 (7.78%) OOP
12 65 (7.55%) Pair Programming
13 59 (6.85%) Android Development
14 56 (6.50%) iOS Development
15 54 (6.27%) Test Automation
15 54 (6.27%) Domain-Driven Design
16 53 (6.16%) Multithreading
17 52 (6.04%) Waterfall
18 51 (5.92%) Web Development
19 50 (5.81%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 435 (50.52%) Java
2 377 (43.79%) JavaScript
3 139 (16.14%) PHP
4 134 (15.56%) C#
5 127 (14.75%) SQL
6 83 (9.64%) Scala
7 82 (9.52%) Ruby
8 59 (6.85%) Groovy
9 50 (5.81%) Objective-C
10 45 (5.23%) Python
11 29 (3.37%) PHP5
12 20 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.21%) Perl
14 18 (2.09%) C++
14 18 (2.09%) C
15 16 (1.86%) Clojure
16 11 (1.28%) Golang
17 9 (1.05%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (9.06%) Degree
2 18 (2.09%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.46%) ISEB
5 3 (0.35%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.90%) QA
2 3 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (1.05%) Varnish
2 3 (0.35%) Docker
3 2 (0.23%) HDFS
3 2 (0.23%) vCloud
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 19 (2.21%) Puppet
2 16 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.16%) Capistrano
4 6 (0.70%) CA SiteMinder
4 6 (0.70%) OpenSSO
5 5 (0.58%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.46%) Ansible
7 3 (0.35%) logstash
7 3 (0.35%) Oozie
8 2 (0.23%) Kibana
9 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 84 (9.76%) Oracle
2 48 (5.57%) Microsoft
3 43 (4.99%) Zend
4 39 (4.53%) ATG
4 39 (4.53%) Endeca
5 35 (4.07%) Perforce
6 32 (3.72%) Google
7 20 (2.32%) Facebook
7 20 (2.32%) Twitter
8 18 (2.09%) Adobe
9 9 (1.05%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.05%) New Relic
10 8 (0.93%) Apple
11 7 (0.81%) ION Trading
11 7 (0.81%) TIBCO
12 6 (0.70%) RedDot
12 6 (0.70%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.58%) hybris
13 5 (0.58%) Open Text
13 5 (0.58%) BEA
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Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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I4 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Tiro Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, please quote
Posted: 2 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
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