The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 28 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.15% 1.36% 1.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.47% 5.21% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Average daily rate £500 £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -9.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
RESTful
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
76 96 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.68% 26.02% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 76 31
Average daily rate £425 £396 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +21.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (71.43%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) SOAP
4 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) JPA
5 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) Subversion
5 7 (33.33%) Publishing
6 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) JBoss
6 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 6 (28.57%) PHP
6 6 (28.57%) IIS
6 6 (28.57%) SOA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (28.57%) IIS
1 6 (28.57%) JBoss
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) Node.js
3 4 (19.05%) Apache Solr
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (19.05%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Google Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) NoSQL
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data
5 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 5 (23.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) Redmine
General
1 7 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Developer
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 3 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) SOAP
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
5 7 (33.33%) JPA
5 7 (33.33%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (28.57%) Apache Camel
6 6 (28.57%) XML Schema
7 5 (23.81%) Apache CXF
7 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
7 5 (23.81%) Java EE
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (14.29%) Classic ASP
8 3 (14.29%) GWT
9 2 (9.52%) Django
9 2 (9.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
1 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Web Development
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) SEO
6 4 (19.05%) Tag Management
7 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
8 2 (9.52%) Customer Insight
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
8 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
8 2 (9.52%) Microservices
8 2 (9.52%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Python
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Talend
4 4 (19.05%) Adobe
4 4 (19.05%) Google
5 2 (9.52%) Siebel