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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 79 79 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing RESTful 19 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.32% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 1.12% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 13
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£401 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £345 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
366 358 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.61% 28.23% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 229 207
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +30.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
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 28 July 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £400 -
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 21 (41.18%) Web Services
3 21 (41.18%) TDD
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 16 (31.37%) Apache
5 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 13 (25.49%) MySQL
7 12 (23.53%) Perl
7 12 (23.53%) OO
7 12 (23.53%) Scrum
7 12 (23.53%) Mason
7 12 (23.53%) Catalyst
8 11 (21.57%) JSON
9 10 (19.61%) OOP
9 10 (19.61%) MVC
9 10 (19.61%) PHP
9 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
9 10 (19.61%) J2EE
9 10 (19.61%) Scala
9 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
10 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
10 9 (17.65%) Django
10 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (17.65%) Linux
10 9 (17.65%) Zope
10 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 9 (17.65%) Spring
11 8 (15.69%) Memcached

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 16 (31.37%) Apache
2 9 (17.65%) Zope
3 5 (9.80%) Node.js
4 4 (7.84%) JBoss
5 3 (5.88%) Drupal
6 2 (3.92%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) MySQL
2 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.80%) CouchDB
3 5 (9.80%) SimpleDB
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.92%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.80%) Hudson
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium
3 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.88%) Xcode
5 2 (3.92%) Maven
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.92%) Gradle
6 1 (1.96%) Grunt
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) Ant
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Log4j
6 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
1 2 (3.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Perl Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Perl Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.96%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) Mason
2 12 (23.53%) Catalyst
3 11 (21.57%) JSON
4 10 (19.61%) J2EE
4 10 (19.61%) AngularJS
5 9 (17.65%) Django
5 9 (17.65%) Spring
6 8 (15.69%) Memcached
7 7 (13.73%) Symfony
7 7 (13.73%) HTML
7 7 (13.73%) CSS
7 7 (13.73%) SOAP
7 7 (13.73%) Apache Camel
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.76%) REST
9 5 (9.80%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) CodeIgniter
10 4 (7.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.84%) Video on Demand
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 2 (3.92%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) TDD
3 12 (23.53%) OO
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 10 (19.61%) OOP
4 10 (19.61%) MVC
5 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
6 7 (13.73%) Open Source
7 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) SOA
7 6 (11.76%) Pair Programming
8 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.80%) Web Development
8 5 (9.80%) MapReduce
8 5 (9.80%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
9 4 (7.84%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Perl
4 10 (19.61%) PHP
4 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) Scala
5 6 (11.76%) Groovy
6 4 (7.84%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.88%) Python
8 2 (3.92%) PHP5
8 2 (3.92%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Zend
3 1 (1.96%) Apigee
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe
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