The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 136 194 183
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 133 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 0.40% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.69% 1.63% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 26 37
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £432 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.85%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2339 2090 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.78% 24.49% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1164 1123
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 87
Average hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the South East region.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire +16 46 £400 +77.77% 16
Berkshire +10 26 £400 +18.51% 11
West Sussex - 22 £393 - 1
Oxfordshire - 18 £450 - 3
Surrey +4 15 £338 +12.50% 2
Kent -1 2 £450 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £368 -8.12% 2
East Sussex - 2 £283 - 5
Middlesex - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 146 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (50.65%) Web Services
3 103 (44.59%) Java
4 94 (40.69%) JavaScript
4 94 (40.69%) TDD
5 88 (38.10%) Scrum
6 86 (37.23%) SOAP
7 79 (34.20%) HTML
8 76 (32.90%) CSS
9 74 (32.03%) Spring
10 71 (30.74%) Jenkins
11 69 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
12 68 (29.44%) JSON
13 61 (26.41%) Git (software)
14 53 (22.94%) Maven
15 46 (19.91%) XML
16 44 (19.05%) Cucumber
17 42 (18.18%) Subversion
18 41 (17.75%) Apache
18 41 (17.75%) BDD
19 40 (17.32%) Hibernate
20 38 (16.45%) MVC
20 38 (16.45%) HTML5
21 37 (16.02%) Amazon AWS
22 36 (15.58%) Apple iOS
23 35 (15.15%) Puppet
23 35 (15.15%) OO
24 34 (14.72%) Linux
24 34 (14.72%) HTTP
24 34 (14.72%) Objective-C

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (17.75%) Apache
2 29 (12.55%) Node.js
3 25 (10.82%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.19%) CMS
4 12 (5.19%) Apache Solr
5 11 (4.76%) Alfresco
6 7 (3.03%) JBoss
6 7 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.16%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (1.73%) Confluence
10 3 (1.30%) Drupal
11 2 (0.87%) Liferay
12 1 (0.43%) WordPress
12 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Blender
Business Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.02%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.93%) SaaS
2 16 (6.93%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.19%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (14.72%) HTTP
2 33 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.87%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.36%) NoSQL
4 15 (6.49%) MySQL
4 15 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.03%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.73%) Hazelcast
9 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.87%) SQLite
9 2 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 71 (30.74%) Jenkins
2 61 (26.41%) Git (software)
3 53 (22.94%) Maven
4 44 (19.05%) Cucumber
5 42 (18.18%) Subversion
6 31 (13.42%) JIRA
7 30 (12.99%) Selenium
8 29 (12.55%) JUnit
9 26 (11.26%) Eclipse
10 23 (9.96%) Mockito
11 17 (7.36%) FitNesse
12 9 (3.90%) QUnit
13 8 (3.46%) LoadRunner
13 8 (3.46%) JMeter
13 8 (3.46%) RSpec
13 8 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.03%) Grunt
15 4 (1.73%) PHPUnit
16 3 (1.30%) DbUnit
16 3 (1.30%) Ant
General
1 9 (3.90%) Telecoms
1 9 (3.90%) Publishing
2 7 (3.03%) Finance
3 3 (1.30%) Banking
3 3 (1.30%) Electronics
4 2 (0.87%) Retail
4 2 (0.87%) Marketing
4 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 168 (72.73%) Developer
2 52 (22.51%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.69%) iOS Developer
4 26 (11.26%) Analyst
5 23 (9.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 23 (9.96%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (7.79%) Architect
6 18 (7.79%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (6.49%) Mobile Developer
9 13 (5.63%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.76%) PHP Developer
11 9 (3.90%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.90%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.46%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (3.46%) Technical Leader
12 8 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (2.60%) Consultant
14 5 (2.16%) Business Analyst
14 5 (2.16%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (50.65%) Web Services
2 86 (37.23%) SOAP
3 79 (34.20%) HTML
4 76 (32.90%) CSS
5 74 (32.03%) Spring
6 68 (29.44%) JSON
7 46 (19.91%) XML
8 40 (17.32%) Hibernate
9 38 (16.45%) HTML5
10 34 (14.72%) AngularJS
11 33 (14.29%) Ajax
12 29 (12.55%) CSS3
13 24 (10.39%) jQuery
13 24 (10.39%) J2EE
14 23 (9.96%) PostGIS
15 20 (8.66%) Spring Integration
15 20 (8.66%) Cocoa
15 20 (8.66%) Java EE
16 19 (8.23%) Cocoa Touch
17 18 (7.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.82%) iPhone
2 24 (10.39%) Open Source
3 23 (9.96%) Mobile App
3 23 (9.96%) User Experience
4 19 (8.23%) iPad
5 13 (5.63%) Client/Server
6 10 (4.33%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.46%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.46%) Data Integration
8 7 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.16%) Web 2.0
10 4 (1.73%) W3C
10 4 (1.73%) GIS
11 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.43%) Linked Data
12 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.43%) PKI
12 1 (0.43%) DTV
12 1 (0.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.58%) Apple iOS
2 34 (14.72%) Linux
3 7 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (1.73%) UNIX
5 3 (1.30%) Windows
6 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.43%) CentOS
7 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (40.69%) TDD
3 88 (38.10%) Scrum
4 69 (29.87%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (17.75%) BDD
6 38 (16.45%) MVC
7 35 (15.15%) OO
8 31 (13.42%) SOA
9 30 (12.99%) iOS Development
10 27 (11.69%) Kanban
11 26 (11.26%) Web Development
12 23 (9.96%) User Stories
13 20 (8.66%) Software Engineering
14 18 (7.79%) E-Commerce
15 16 (6.93%) Pair Programming
16 15 (6.49%) Unit Testing
16 15 (6.49%) Test Automation
17 12 (5.19%) Change Control
17 12 (5.19%) Workflow
18 11 (4.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (44.59%) Java
2 94 (40.69%) JavaScript
3 34 (14.72%) Objective-C
4 21 (9.09%) SQL
5 19 (8.23%) PHP
6 18 (7.79%) C#
7 13 (5.63%) Groovy
8 10 (4.33%) Scala
9 6 (2.60%) PHP5
10 5 (2.16%) Python
10 5 (2.16%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.16%) C++
10 5 (2.16%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.30%) XAML
12 2 (0.87%) C
13 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.43%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.90%) Degree
3 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.73%) ISEB
5 2 (0.87%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.19%) VirtualBox
1 12 (5.19%) Docker
2 6 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.30%) vSphere
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (15.15%) Puppet
2 20 (8.66%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.16%) WebInspect
4 3 (1.30%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.30%) Hyperic
4 3 (1.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (9.96%) Oracle
2 18 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.79%) Apple
3 15 (6.49%) Google
4 11 (4.76%) VMware
5 9 (3.90%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.16%) Twitter
7 2 (0.87%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) EMC
8 1 (0.43%) Xamarin
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