The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Salford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank - 8 14
Contract jobs citing RESTful 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 14.29% 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 26.67% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £323 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 41.38% 53.57% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 22
Average daily rate £375 £323 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +2.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £323 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
RESTful
Manchester

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Salford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) RDF
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (50.00%) New Media
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) OOCSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) QUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Grunt
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Firebug
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (50.00%) OOCSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) RDF
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Zend