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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 96 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 66 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.76% 1.37% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.94% 6.20% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 26
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
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
951 822 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.35% 22.10% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 538 421
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £260
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 21 7
Median hourly rate £28.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.94% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +9 38 £375 -3.22% 20
Cheshire -1 23 £475 +18.75% 4
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 101 (77.10%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (67.94%) Java
3 78 (59.54%) Web Services
4 60 (45.80%) TDD
5 53 (40.46%) XML
6 52 (39.69%) Scrum
7 51 (38.93%) JSON
8 50 (38.17%) JavaScript
9 46 (35.11%) Spring
10 44 (33.59%) HTML
11 41 (31.30%) SOAP
12 39 (29.77%) CSS
13 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
14 33 (25.19%) BDD
15 30 (22.90%) HTML5
16 29 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (21.37%) JIRA
17 28 (21.37%) SQL
18 27 (20.61%) Scala
19 26 (19.85%) MVC
19 26 (19.85%) Finance
20 25 (19.08%) REST
21 24 (18.32%) Microservices
22 22 (16.79%) CSS3
22 22 (16.79%) Open Source
22 22 (16.79%) J2EE
22 22 (16.79%) OO
22 22 (16.79%) SOA
23 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
23 21 (16.03%) Groovy

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 7 (5.34%) Confluence
2 6 (4.58%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.29%) Jetty
4 3 (2.29%) Mule
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Drupal
5 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.74%) GitHub
2 12 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.53%) Google Play
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) AMQP
2 2 (1.53%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.63%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.58%) MySQL
5 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.05%) Redis
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.53%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.76%) Big Data
9 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 35 (26.72%) Git (software)
2 28 (21.37%) JIRA
3 17 (12.98%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.98%) Mercurial
4 12 (9.16%) Selenium
5 11 (8.40%) Maven
6 10 (7.63%) Mocha
7 8 (6.11%) Gradle
7 8 (6.11%) JUnit
8 6 (4.58%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.05%) Mockito
10 3 (2.29%) JMeter
10 3 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.53%) Hudson
11 2 (1.53%) Subversion
11 2 (1.53%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.53%) Xcode
12 1 (0.76%) MSTest
12 1 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (19.85%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.29%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Advertising
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (86.26%) Developer
2 61 (46.56%) Java Developer
3 32 (24.43%) Senior Developer
4 28 (21.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (16.03%) Scala Developer
6 15 (11.45%) Java Scala Developer
7 14 (10.69%) Node.js Developer
7 14 (10.69%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 14 (10.69%) Senior Scala Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Agile Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Java Applications Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Senior Applications Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Architect
11 7 (5.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 5 (3.82%) Agile Java Developer
13 5 (3.82%) Android Developer
13 5 (3.82%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (59.54%) Web Services
2 53 (40.46%) XML
3 51 (38.93%) JSON
4 46 (35.11%) Spring
5 44 (33.59%) HTML
6 41 (31.30%) SOAP
7 39 (29.77%) CSS
8 30 (22.90%) HTML5
9 25 (19.08%) REST
10 22 (16.79%) CSS3
10 22 (16.79%) J2EE
11 20 (15.27%) Hibernate
11 20 (15.27%) Node.js
12 16 (12.21%) .NET
12 16 (12.21%) JDBC
13 13 (9.92%) AngularJS
13 13 (9.92%) jQuery
13 13 (9.92%) WSDL
14 12 (9.16%) Express
14 12 (9.16%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.29%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.53%) iPad
4 2 (1.53%) User Experience
4 2 (1.53%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.76%) Social Network
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Linux
2 10 (7.63%) Android
3 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (77.10%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (45.80%) TDD
3 52 (39.69%) Scrum
4 33 (25.19%) BDD
5 29 (22.14%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (19.85%) MVC
7 24 (18.32%) Microservices
8 22 (16.79%) OO
8 22 (16.79%) Open Source
8 22 (16.79%) SOA
9 21 (16.03%) Software Engineering
10 18 (13.74%) Pair Programming
11 17 (12.98%) OOP
11 17 (12.98%) SDLC
12 16 (12.21%) High Availability
13 15 (11.45%) Kanban
13 15 (11.45%) Software Delivery
14 14 (10.69%) Integration Testing
14 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
14 14 (10.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (67.94%) Java
2 50 (38.17%) JavaScript
3 28 (21.37%) SQL
4 27 (20.61%) Scala
5 21 (16.03%) Groovy
6 14 (10.69%) Clojure
7 13 (9.92%) C#
8 9 (6.87%) PHP
9 8 (6.11%) Python
10 7 (5.34%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.05%) C
11 4 (3.05%) Ruby
12 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.53%) C++
12 2 (1.53%) Go
12 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.76%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.76%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (3.82%) BC Cleared
1 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.53%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) PhD
3 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (8.40%) Docker
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (7.63%) Oracle
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.34%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.53%) Google
4 2 (1.53%) IBM
4 2 (1.53%) Software AG
4 2 (1.53%) Talend
5 1 (0.76%) ATG
5 1 (0.76%) Facebook
5 1 (0.76%) hybris
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
Warrington, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £360 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago