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 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 80 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 87 61 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.49% 1.36% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.24% 5.68% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 48 20
Median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
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
942 1073 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.96% 23.96% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 700 478
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £17.33 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.01 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 October 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 1 October 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 -2 42 £400 -15.78% 33
Cheshire +22 28 £400 -3.03% 2
Lancashire +24 5 £320 -24.70% 4
Merseyside +8 5 £400 -11.11% 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 110 (70.97%) Java
2 108 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (46.45%) TDD
3 72 (46.45%) Spring
3 72 (46.45%) Web Services
4 58 (37.42%) JavaScript
4 58 (37.42%) Scrum
5 53 (34.19%) JSON
6 49 (31.61%) Git (software)
7 47 (30.32%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (30.32%) BDD
8 46 (29.68%) HTML
9 44 (28.39%) XML
9 44 (28.39%) CSS
10 43 (27.74%) Pair Programming
11 38 (24.52%) SOAP
11 38 (24.52%) Microservices
12 35 (22.58%) HTML5
13 33 (21.29%) CSS3
13 33 (21.29%) SOA
14 32 (20.65%) Groovy
15 30 (19.35%) Open Source
16 28 (18.06%) OO
16 28 (18.06%) SQL
16 28 (18.06%) SDLC
17 27 (17.42%) Kanban
18 26 (16.77%) Scala
18 26 (16.77%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (16.77%) OOP
18 26 (16.77%) Hibernate

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 11 (7.10%) CMS
2 9 (5.81%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.23%) Jetty
4 4 (2.58%) JBoss
4 4 (2.58%) Mule
5 3 (1.94%) Confluence
6 2 (1.29%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) nginx
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Liferay
7 1 (0.65%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.19%) GitHub
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.45%) HTTP
2 5 (3.23%) Firewall
2 5 (3.23%) Internet
2 5 (3.23%) LAN
2 5 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.23%) VoIP
2 5 (3.23%) VPN
2 5 (3.23%) WAN
3 4 (2.58%) AMQP
4 3 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.61%) MongoDB
1 18 (11.61%) NoSQL
2 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.39%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.16%) MySQL
5 8 (5.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.87%) Redis
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.29%) Big Data
9 2 (1.29%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.29%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.65%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 49 (31.61%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.84%) Selenium
3 21 (13.55%) Mercurial
4 18 (11.61%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.61%) JIRA
5 16 (10.32%) Cucumber
5 16 (10.32%) Maven
6 12 (7.74%) Gradle
7 11 (7.10%) JUnit
8 10 (6.45%) Mocha
9 8 (5.16%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (4.52%) Subversion
11 4 (2.58%) Mockito
11 4 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.58%) Xcode
12 3 (1.94%) Ant
12 3 (1.94%) JMeter
13 2 (1.29%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.65%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.65%) Moq
General
1 25 (16.13%) Finance
2 4 (2.58%) Financial Institution
2 4 (2.58%) Publishing
3 3 (1.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Law
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (84.52%) Developer
2 88 (56.77%) Java Developer
3 38 (24.52%) Senior Developer
3 38 (24.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (12.90%) Java Scala Developer
4 20 (12.90%) Scala Developer
5 19 (12.26%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 19 (12.26%) Senior Scala Developer
6 12 (7.74%) Node.js Developer
7 11 (7.10%) Applications Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Java Applications Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Applications Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Java Applications Developer
8 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 8 (5.16%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Architect
11 6 (3.87%) Analyst
11 6 (3.87%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (46.45%) Spring
1 72 (46.45%) Web Services
2 53 (34.19%) JSON
3 46 (29.68%) HTML
4 44 (28.39%) CSS
4 44 (28.39%) XML
5 38 (24.52%) SOAP
6 35 (22.58%) HTML5
7 33 (21.29%) CSS3
8 26 (16.77%) Hibernate
9 22 (14.19%) AngularJS
9 22 (14.19%) J2EE
10 20 (12.90%) Node.js
11 18 (11.61%) .NET
11 18 (11.61%) jQuery
12 16 (10.32%) REST
13 15 (9.68%) JDBC
14 14 (9.03%) WSDL
15 13 (8.39%) JAXB
15 13 (8.39%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.87%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.29%) iPad
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.65%) Social Network
6 1 (0.65%) Telematics
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.84%) Linux
2 10 (6.45%) Android
3 6 (3.87%) Unix
3 6 (3.87%) Windows
4 5 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Debian
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (69.68%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (46.45%) TDD
3 58 (37.42%) Scrum
4 47 (30.32%) BDD
4 47 (30.32%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (27.74%) Pair Programming
6 38 (24.52%) Microservices
7 33 (21.29%) SOA
8 30 (19.35%) Open Source
9 28 (18.06%) OO
9 28 (18.06%) SDLC
10 27 (17.42%) Kanban
11 26 (16.77%) OOP
12 25 (16.13%) Software Delivery
13 21 (13.55%) Software Engineering
14 16 (10.32%) MVC
14 16 (10.32%) Web Development
15 15 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
16 14 (9.03%) AOP
16 14 (9.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 110 (70.97%) Java
2 58 (37.42%) JavaScript
3 32 (20.65%) Groovy
4 28 (18.06%) SQL
5 26 (16.77%) Scala
6 22 (14.19%) Clojure
7 18 (11.61%) C#
8 14 (9.03%) Python
9 11 (7.10%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.23%) Apple Swift
10 5 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.23%) Ruby
11 3 (1.94%) PHP
12 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.29%) C
12 2 (1.29%) F#
12 2 (1.29%) Perl
12 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.87%) CISSP
2 6 (3.87%) SANS
2 6 (3.87%) SSCP
3 2 (1.29%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.74%) QA
System Software
1 19 (12.26%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (8.39%) Docker
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Kibana
1 6 (3.87%) logstash
2 5 (3.23%) QRadar
3 3 (1.94%) RSA enVision
4 2 (1.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (9.68%) Oracle
2 13 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.74%) hybris
4 10 (6.45%) ATG
5 6 (3.87%) Apple
5 6 (3.87%) IBM
5 6 (3.87%) Splunk
6 5 (3.23%) LogRhythm
7 3 (1.94%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) Facebook
8 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.65%) Twitter
8 1 (0.65%) Zend
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Rate: From £25,600 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago