The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 75 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing RESTful 17 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 0.87% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.14% 2.95% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £293 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £362 £386
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
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
411 339 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.27% 29.66% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 207 265
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Average hourly rate £11.25 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.90% -5.71%
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 Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Manchester region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Manchester 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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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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 2
Stockport - - - - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 16 (53.33%) C#
4 16 (53.33%) HTML
5 15 (50.00%) TDD
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
6 14 (46.67%) MVC
6 14 (46.67%) SOA
7 13 (43.33%) XML
7 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
8 12 (40.00%) CSS
8 12 (40.00%) Java
8 12 (40.00%) jQuery
9 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (30.00%) Scrum
12 8 (26.67%) Spring
12 8 (26.67%) Ruby
12 8 (26.67%) Ajax
12 8 (26.67%) LINQ
12 8 (26.67%) Java EE
12 8 (26.67%) JMS
12 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
13 7 (23.33%) Open Source
13 7 (23.33%) HTML5
13 7 (23.33%) Git (software)

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (16.67%) Apache
1 5 (16.67%) CMS
1 5 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 5 (16.67%) Orchard CMS
1 5 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) RavenDB
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
5 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) NetBeans
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Trac
5 1 (3.33%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.33%) Hudson
5 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.33%) QUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Architect
7 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
8 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 13 (43.33%) XML
5 12 (40.00%) CSS
5 12 (40.00%) jQuery
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (26.67%) LINQ
7 8 (26.67%) Spring
7 8 (26.67%) Ajax
7 8 (26.67%) Java EE
7 8 (26.67%) JMS
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
9 6 (20.00%) JAX-RS
9 6 (20.00%) Middleware
9 6 (20.00%) XHTML
9 6 (20.00%) JPA
10 5 (16.67%) Lucene
10 5 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) NHS
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.67%) Web 2.0
6 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Semantic Web
6 1 (3.33%) W3C
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.33%) DTV
6 1 (3.33%) User Experience
6 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.33%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) UNIX
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) TDD
3 14 (46.67%) SOA
3 14 (46.67%) MVC
4 11 (36.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (23.33%) BDD
8 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) Workflow
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) Refactoring
10 4 (13.33%) ATDD
10 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.67%) Web Development
11 2 (6.67%) Market Research
11 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) C#
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (26.67%) Ruby
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (6.67%) Scala
8 2 (6.67%) C++
9 1 (3.33%) VB
9 1 (3.33%) XAML
9 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Symbian
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
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