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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 74 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 13 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 1.81% 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.50% 5.62% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 13
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£344 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
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
371 356 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.71% 32.16% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 214 227
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) HTML
4 18 (52.94%) Web Services
5 15 (44.12%) Java
5 15 (44.12%) MVC
5 15 (44.12%) SOA
5 15 (44.12%) TDD
6 14 (41.18%) C#
6 14 (41.18%) .NET
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) XML
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
8 12 (35.29%) Spring
8 12 (35.29%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
9 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (29.41%) Scrum
11 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 8 (23.53%) JMS
12 8 (23.53%) Ajax
12 8 (23.53%) LINQ
12 8 (23.53%) Java EE
13 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
13 7 (20.59%) HTML5
14 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
14 6 (17.65%) RavenDB

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Spark
2 5 (14.71%) Orchard CMS
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Solr
3 4 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) RavenDB
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) Big Data
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.76%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) QUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.94%) Trac
3 1 (2.94%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
2 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Mac Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) HTML
2 18 (52.94%) Web Services
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) XML
4 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
5 12 (35.29%) Spring
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (23.53%) JMS
7 8 (23.53%) Ajax
7 8 (23.53%) LINQ
7 8 (23.53%) Java EE
8 7 (20.59%) HTML5
9 6 (17.65%) JAX-RS
9 6 (17.65%) Middleware
9 6 (17.65%) XHTML
9 6 (17.65%) JPA
10 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) NHS
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.88%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Linked Data
5 1 (2.94%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.94%) W3C
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
1 2 (5.88%) UNIX
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
2 15 (44.12%) SOA
2 15 (44.12%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.65%) OO
6 5 (14.71%) Workflow
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.71%) BDD
7 4 (11.76%) ATDD
7 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) EAI
9 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) C#
4 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Ruby
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.94%) SPARQL
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.94%) hybris
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Symbian
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