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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
England / North West
Rank 55 73 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +26
Contract jobs citing RESTful 85 94 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.28% 2.45% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.43% 8.80% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 57 47
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £310 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
815 1068 842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.49% 27.89% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 691 539
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 52 26
Median hourly rate £42.75 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.93 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £46.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 1 March 2017.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 March 2017. 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 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 -2 37 £425 - 24
Cheshire +22 30 £425 +14.09% 20
Merseyside +5 8 £600 - 3
Lancashire +13 2 £265 +6.00% 5
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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.

1 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (54.70%) Java
3 89 (49.17%) Web Services
4 80 (44.20%) JavaScript
5 69 (38.12%) TDD
6 59 (32.60%) Spring
7 52 (28.73%) Scrum
8 50 (27.62%) Linux
9 49 (27.07%) CSS
9 49 (27.07%) HTML
9 49 (27.07%) BDD
10 44 (24.31%) AngularJS
11 43 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (22.65%) Microservices
13 39 (21.55%) JSON
13 39 (21.55%) NoSQL
14 38 (20.99%) Git (software)
15 37 (20.44%) SQL
16 35 (19.34%) XML
17 30 (16.57%) MySQL
18 28 (15.47%) Node.js
19 27 (14.92%) REST
19 27 (14.92%) HTML5
19 27 (14.92%) Open Source
19 27 (14.92%) OO
20 25 (13.81%) CSS3
20 25 (13.81%) MongoDB
21 24 (13.26%) High Availability
22 22 (12.15%) Scala
23 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering

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 10 (5.52%) CMS
2 7 (3.87%) Apache
3 4 (2.21%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.10%) Confluence
4 2 (1.10%) DNN
4 2 (1.10%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.10%) Immediacy CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Kentico
4 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Sitefinity
4 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.55%) IIS
5 1 (0.55%) JBoss
5 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.10%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.31%) SaaS
3 4 (2.21%) GitHub
4 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.05%) HTTP
2 12 (6.63%) LAN
2 12 (6.63%) WAN
3 11 (6.08%) Firewall
3 11 (6.08%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.08%) VoIP
3 11 (6.08%) VPN
4 7 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (3.87%) Wireless
5 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (21.55%) NoSQL
2 30 (16.57%) MySQL
3 25 (13.81%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.18%) Redis
5 12 (6.63%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.66%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.10%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.10%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.55%) Big Data
11 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 38 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.94%) JUnit
3 15 (8.29%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.63%) Selenium
5 9 (4.97%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.87%) JIRA
7 6 (3.31%) Maven
8 5 (2.76%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.76%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.21%) Babel
9 4 (2.21%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.66%) Ant
10 3 (1.66%) gulp
10 3 (1.66%) Mockito
10 3 (1.66%) NUnit
10 3 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.66%) Subversion
11 2 (1.10%) Grunt
11 2 (1.10%) JBehave
11 2 (1.10%) Moq
General
1 16 (8.84%) Finance
2 8 (4.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Back Office
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (71.82%) Developer
2 69 (38.12%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.94%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (9.39%) Senior Developer
5 14 (7.73%) Software Engineer
6 12 (6.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 11 (6.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (4.97%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.97%) Agile Developer
8 9 (4.97%) Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.42%) Angular Developer
9 8 (4.42%) Java Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Scala Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (3.87%) AWS Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Cybersecurity Analyst
10 7 (3.87%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Scala Software Engineer
10 7 (3.87%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (49.17%) Web Services
2 59 (32.60%) Spring
3 49 (27.07%) CSS
3 49 (27.07%) HTML
4 44 (24.31%) AngularJS
5 39 (21.55%) JSON
6 35 (19.34%) XML
7 28 (15.47%) Node.js
8 27 (14.92%) HTML5
8 27 (14.92%) REST
9 25 (13.81%) CSS3
10 17 (9.39%) React
10 17 (9.39%) Struts
11 16 (8.84%) Spring Boot
12 14 (7.73%) .NET
12 14 (7.73%) Backbone.js
12 14 (7.73%) jQuery
13 13 (7.18%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (7.18%) J2EE
13 13 (7.18%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (3.87%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.21%) User Experience
5 2 (1.10%) Fintech
5 2 (1.10%) Tandem
5 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.55%) RIA
6 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.62%) Linux
2 17 (9.39%) Unix
3 14 (7.73%) Windows
4 5 (2.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.55%) Android
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.55%) Debian
5 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (55.80%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (38.12%) TDD
3 52 (28.73%) Scrum
4 49 (27.07%) BDD
5 43 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (22.65%) Microservices
7 27 (14.92%) OO
7 27 (14.92%) Open Source
8 24 (13.26%) High Availability
9 21 (11.60%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.05%) Front End Development
10 20 (11.05%) Pair Programming
11 19 (10.50%) DevOps
11 19 (10.50%) Responsive Web Design
12 17 (9.39%) MVC
13 16 (8.84%) API Development
13 16 (8.84%) Kanban
13 16 (8.84%) Web Design
14 15 (8.29%) Configuration Management
14 15 (8.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (54.70%) Java
2 80 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.44%) SQL
4 22 (12.15%) Scala
5 18 (9.94%) Python
6 16 (8.84%) C#
7 11 (6.08%) Groovy
8 8 (4.42%) Clojure
8 8 (4.42%) PHP
9 5 (2.76%) F#
9 5 (2.76%) Ruby
10 4 (2.21%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.21%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.55%) Perl
12 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.18%) CISSP
1 13 (7.18%) SANS
1 13 (7.18%) SSCP
2 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Degree
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.66%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.31%) Docker
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.18%) Kibana
2 12 (6.63%) logstash
3 11 (6.08%) QRadar
4 7 (3.87%) RSA enVision
5 3 (1.66%) Puppet
6 2 (1.10%) Capistrano
6 2 (1.10%) Nagios
6 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (11.60%) Oracle
2 13 (7.18%) Splunk
3 12 (6.63%) Apple
4 11 (6.08%) IBM
4 11 (6.08%) LogRhythm
5 7 (3.87%) ATG
5 7 (3.87%) hybris
5 7 (3.87%) VMware
6 6 (3.31%) Twitter
6 6 (3.31%) Zend
7 5 (2.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.66%) Sybase
8 3 (1.66%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.10%) Adobe
9 2 (1.10%) Alterian
9 2 (1.10%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.10%) Google
9 2 (1.10%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.55%) SaltStack
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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