The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 44 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.50% - 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.32% - 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.23% 41.33% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 16
Average daily rate £400 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 5 - -
RESTful
West Midlands

RESTful
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) OSGi
2 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) EAI
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) WSO2
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) EAI
1 2 (40.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) WSO2