The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 26 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.34% 0.54% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.41% 1.79% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £350 £270 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -41.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 56 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.83% 30.27% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 16
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £281 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (20.00%) Struts2
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) ICEfaces
4 1 (20.00%) RichFaces
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) DbUnit

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) DbUnit
1 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) HttpUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Protractor
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Wicket
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (20.00%) EclipseLink
3 1 (20.00%) GWT
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JTA
3 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Struts2
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle