The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 112 86 117
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Contract jobs citing RESTful 52 65 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 1.77% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.55% 7.81% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 48 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £335
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
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
937 832 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.70% 22.62% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 533 407
Median daily rate £393 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 4
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £15.96 £27.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £45.50 £39.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester -12 28 £425 +9.67% 20
Cheshire -22 20 £375 -6.25% 5
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 111 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (71.92%) Java
3 82 (56.16%) Web Services
4 67 (45.89%) TDD
5 64 (43.84%) XML
6 63 (43.15%) Scrum
7 62 (42.47%) JSON
8 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
9 50 (34.25%) HTML
10 47 (32.19%) SOAP
11 45 (30.82%) CSS
12 39 (26.71%) SQL
12 39 (26.71%) Spring
12 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
13 37 (25.34%) HTML5
14 36 (24.66%) JIRA
14 36 (24.66%) MVC
15 35 (23.97%) REST
16 34 (23.29%) Scala
17 33 (22.60%) BDD
18 32 (21.92%) NoSQL
19 29 (19.86%) HTTP
20 27 (18.49%) High Availability
21 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
21 24 (16.44%) Linux
22 21 (14.38%) Unit Testing
22 21 (14.38%) jQuery
22 21 (14.38%) CSS3
22 21 (14.38%) Node.js

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 21 (14.38%) Node.js
2 7 (4.79%) Confluence
3 6 (4.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.37%) Jetty
5 2 (1.37%) Mule
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Drupal
6 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.27%) GitHub
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.37%) Google Play
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (19.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.37%) AMQP
2 2 (1.37%) Internet
2 2 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.42%) MySQL
4 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.74%) Redis
5 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.37%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (26.71%) Git (software)
2 36 (24.66%) JIRA
3 16 (10.96%) Jenkins
4 14 (9.59%) Mercurial
5 12 (8.22%) Selenium
6 10 (6.85%) JUnit
6 10 (6.85%) Mocha
7 7 (4.79%) Maven
8 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.42%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.74%) Gradle
10 3 (2.05%) gulp
10 3 (2.05%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.37%) Hudson
11 2 (1.37%) JMeter
11 2 (1.37%) Mockito
11 2 (1.37%) Subversion
11 2 (1.37%) Xcode
12 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 17 (11.64%) Finance
2 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) Advertising
3 1 (0.68%) Retail
3 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (82.88%) Developer
2 60 (41.10%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.12%) Scala Developer
4 24 (16.44%) Senior Developer
5 20 (13.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (11.64%) Java Scala Developer
7 16 (10.96%) Node.js Developer
8 13 (8.90%) Architect
9 12 (8.22%) Agile Developer
10 11 (7.53%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 11 (7.53%) Senior Scala Developer
11 10 (6.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
12 8 (5.48%) HTML Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.79%) HTML CSS Developer
14 6 (4.11%) Applications Developer
15 5 (3.42%) PHP Developer
15 5 (3.42%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (56.16%) Web Services
2 64 (43.84%) XML
3 62 (42.47%) JSON
4 50 (34.25%) HTML
5 47 (32.19%) SOAP
6 45 (30.82%) CSS
7 39 (26.71%) Spring
8 37 (25.34%) HTML5
9 35 (23.97%) REST
10 21 (14.38%) CSS3
10 21 (14.38%) jQuery
11 20 (13.70%) .NET
12 17 (11.64%) Ajax
13 16 (10.96%) J2EE
14 15 (10.27%) AngularJS
15 14 (9.59%) Express
15 14 (9.59%) Hibernate
16 13 (8.90%) D3.js
16 13 (8.90%) Mustache
16 13 (8.90%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.05%) iPad
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) User Experience
4 2 (1.37%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.44%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) Android
3 5 (3.42%) Unix
4 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (76.03%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (45.89%) TDD
3 63 (43.15%) Scrum
4 39 (26.71%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (24.66%) MVC
6 33 (22.60%) BDD
7 27 (18.49%) High Availability
8 21 (14.38%) Microservices
8 21 (14.38%) Unit Testing
9 20 (13.70%) OO
9 20 (13.70%) Open Source
10 18 (12.33%) SOA
11 17 (11.64%) Software Engineering
11 17 (11.64%) Web Development
12 15 (10.27%) SDLC
13 14 (9.59%) OOP
13 14 (9.59%) Pair Programming
13 14 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (8.90%) Web Design
15 11 (7.53%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (71.92%) Java
2 56 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 39 (26.71%) SQL
4 34 (23.29%) Scala
5 13 (8.90%) C#
6 11 (7.53%) Clojure
6 11 (7.53%) Groovy
7 9 (6.16%) PHP
8 7 (4.79%) Python
9 4 (2.74%) C
9 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) Go
10 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) BC Cleared
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.22%) QA
2 3 (2.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.85%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.79%) Atlassian
2 7 (4.79%) IBM
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle
3 5 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.05%) Software AG
4 3 (2.05%) Talend
5 2 (1.37%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) ATG
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
North West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago