The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 74 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 33 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.79% 1.93% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.35% 8.42% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
449 380 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.34% 22.86% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 238 240
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -72.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £438 - 1
Salford -13 1 £463 +23.33%
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 56 (76.71%) Java
2 53 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (68.49%) TDD
4 41 (56.16%) Web Services
5 39 (53.42%) Scrum
6 33 (45.21%) XML
7 31 (42.47%) Scala
8 30 (41.10%) JSON
9 29 (39.73%) SQL
9 29 (39.73%) REST
10 26 (35.62%) NoSQL
11 25 (34.25%) HTTP
12 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
13 23 (31.51%) High Availability
13 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (30.14%) BDD
14 22 (30.14%) HTML
15 20 (27.40%) CSS
16 19 (26.03%) Linux
17 16 (21.92%) SOAP
17 16 (21.92%) Open Source
18 15 (20.55%) Microservices
18 15 (20.55%) .NET
18 15 (20.55%) MVC
19 14 (19.18%) Spring
20 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
21 12 (16.44%) HTML5
21 12 (16.44%) CSS3
21 12 (16.44%) GitHub
21 12 (16.44%) OO

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.70%) Node.js
2 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) JBoss
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.44%) GitHub
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.96%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.74%) Redis
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.37%) DB2
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.70%) JIRA
3 9 (12.33%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.96%) Mercurial
4 8 (10.96%) Mocha
4 8 (10.96%) Selenium
5 6 (8.22%) JUnit
6 5 (6.85%) SoapUI
7 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.74%) Maven
9 1 (1.37%) Ant
9 1 (1.37%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.37%) Log4j
9 1 (1.37%) Moq
9 1 (1.37%) NUnit
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (1.37%) Subversion
9 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (87.67%) Developer
2 29 (39.73%) Java Developer
3 22 (30.14%) Scala Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Java Scala Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Tester
8 5 (6.85%) Tester
9 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Architect
10 3 (4.11%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Java Architect
11 2 (2.74%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.16%) Web Services
2 33 (45.21%) XML
3 30 (41.10%) JSON
4 29 (39.73%) REST
5 22 (30.14%) HTML
6 20 (27.40%) CSS
7 16 (21.92%) SOAP
8 15 (20.55%) .NET
9 14 (19.18%) Spring
10 12 (16.44%) CSS3
10 12 (16.44%) HTML5
11 11 (15.07%) Hibernate
12 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.59%) Express
14 5 (6.85%) EJB
14 5 (6.85%) J2EE
14 5 (6.85%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (6.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) User Experience
3 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) Android
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (68.49%) TDD
3 39 (53.42%) Scrum
4 23 (31.51%) High Availability
5 22 (30.14%) BDD
6 16 (21.92%) Open Source
7 15 (20.55%) Microservices
7 15 (20.55%) MVC
8 12 (16.44%) OO
8 12 (16.44%) SOA
9 11 (15.07%) OOP
9 11 (15.07%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (15.07%) SDLC
10 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.96%) Pair Programming
11 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
12 6 (8.22%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.85%) Functional Testing
13 5 (6.85%) Web Development
14 4 (5.48%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (76.71%) Java
2 31 (42.47%) Scala
3 29 (39.73%) SQL
4 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.70%) C#
6 8 (10.96%) Clojure
6 8 (10.96%) Groovy
7 6 (8.22%) PHP
8 4 (5.48%) Python
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) C++
9 2 (2.74%) Go
9 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
1 2 (2.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.22%) IBM
1 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 5 (6.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.37%) HP
3 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
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