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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 169 158 236
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +78
Contract jobs citing RESTful 107 93 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.01% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 4.07% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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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
2578 2285 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.03% 24.81% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1289 1286
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 56
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -32 25 £338 -3.57% 9
West Sussex +8 24 £400 - 6
Oxfordshire - 19 £394 - 7
Surrey +7 15 £450 +20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -4 10 £400 +13.07% 6
Berkshire -12 7 £415 +27.69% 6
Kent +4 4 £333 -11.33% 5
East Sussex - 2 £400 - 1
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (61.41%) Web Services
3 88 (47.83%) HTML
4 80 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 75 (40.76%) CSS
6 74 (40.22%) AngularJS
7 72 (39.13%) TDD
8 69 (37.50%) Java
9 66 (35.87%) C#
10 64 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (33.15%) SQL
11 61 (33.15%) .NET
12 60 (32.61%) jQuery
13 56 (30.43%) HTML5
14 53 (28.80%) BDD
15 52 (28.26%) MVC
16 51 (27.72%) SQL Server
17 49 (26.63%) Scrum
18 47 (25.54%) Jenkins
19 46 (25.00%) JSON
20 45 (24.46%) CSS3
21 43 (23.37%) Git (software)
22 41 (22.28%) Spring
22 41 (22.28%) SOAP
23 40 (21.74%) OO
24 39 (21.20%) XML
25 34 (18.48%) Web Development
26 31 (16.85%) REST
27 30 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 29 (15.76%) Linux

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 19 (10.33%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.70%) JBoss
2 16 (8.70%) Apache
3 15 (8.15%) Node.js
4 12 (6.52%) Confluence
5 6 (3.26%) Mule ESB
5 6 (3.26%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.26%) Mule
5 6 (3.26%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.63%) WordPress
6 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.09%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.54%) Zope
8 1 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Boomi
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.87%) HTTP
2 19 (10.33%) Internet
3 9 (4.89%) Intranet
4 2 (1.09%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.54%) SNMP
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
5 1 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (27.72%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.33%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.78%) MySQL
4 13 (7.07%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.26%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.17%) DB2
8 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.63%) DbVisualizer
10 2 (1.09%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.09%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.54%) SQLite
11 1 (0.54%) Big Data
11 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 47 (25.54%) Jenkins
2 43 (23.37%) Git (software)
3 28 (15.22%) Subversion
4 22 (11.96%) JUnit
5 19 (10.33%) Selenium
6 14 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.61%) Maven
6 14 (7.61%) JIRA
7 12 (6.52%) Eclipse
8 11 (5.98%) Mockito
8 11 (5.98%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.35%) VisualVM
9 8 (4.35%) Visual Studio
9 8 (4.35%) ANTLR
9 8 (4.35%) YourKit
10 7 (3.80%) gulp
10 7 (3.80%) PHPUnit
10 7 (3.80%) Grunt
11 6 (3.26%) Jasmine
12 5 (2.72%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (9.78%) Finance
2 5 (2.72%) Retail
3 4 (2.17%) Publishing
3 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.09%) Games
4 2 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 152 (82.61%) Developer
2 51 (27.72%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 21 (11.41%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.87%) Front-End Developer
6 18 (9.78%) .NET Developer
7 13 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (4.89%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.35%) Programmer
10 8 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 8 (4.35%) C# Programmer
11 7 (3.80%) UI Developer
11 7 (3.80%) Tester
11 7 (3.80%) UI Programmer
12 6 (3.26%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.72%) Architect
13 5 (2.72%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (61.41%) Web Services
2 88 (47.83%) HTML
3 75 (40.76%) CSS
4 74 (40.22%) AngularJS
5 61 (33.15%) .NET
6 60 (32.61%) jQuery
7 56 (30.43%) HTML5
8 46 (25.00%) JSON
9 45 (24.46%) CSS3
10 41 (22.28%) SOAP
10 41 (22.28%) Spring
11 39 (21.20%) XML
12 31 (16.85%) REST
13 30 (16.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 26 (14.13%) ASP.NET
15 22 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (11.41%) J2EE
17 18 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (9.24%) WCF
18 17 (9.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (3.80%) User Experience
6 5 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.17%) iPhone
7 4 (2.17%) iPad
8 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) Online Games
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
10 1 (0.54%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.54%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.54%) DTV
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.76%) Linux
2 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.17%) Android
3 4 (2.17%) UNIX
4 3 (1.63%) Windows
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (66.85%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (39.13%) TDD
3 64 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (28.80%) BDD
5 52 (28.26%) MVC
6 49 (26.63%) Scrum
7 40 (21.74%) OO
8 34 (18.48%) Web Development
9 27 (14.67%) Unit Testing
10 26 (14.13%) SOA
11 20 (10.87%) OOP
12 15 (8.15%) E-Commerce
13 14 (7.61%) Code Coverage
13 14 (7.61%) Automated Testing
14 13 (7.07%) Software Engineering
15 12 (6.52%) SDLC
16 11 (5.98%) System Testing
16 11 (5.98%) Computer Security
17 10 (5.43%) Change Control
18 9 (4.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 69 (37.50%) Java
3 66 (35.87%) C#
4 61 (33.15%) SQL
5 23 (12.50%) PHP
6 13 (7.07%) Python
7 12 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 8 (4.35%) PHP5
9 7 (3.80%) C++
10 6 (3.26%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.63%) Scala
13 2 (1.09%) Groovy
13 2 (1.09%) Ruby
13 2 (1.09%) C
13 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.09%) Perl
14 1 (0.54%) XPath
14 1 (0.54%) VB
14 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (5.43%) Degree
1 10 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.63%) ISEB
3 3 (1.63%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.09%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 27 (14.67%) Oracle
2 17 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.98%) Progress
3 11 (5.98%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.35%) Telerik
5 6 (3.26%) Twitter
6 5 (2.72%) Apple
7 4 (2.17%) WSO2
7 4 (2.17%) CA
8 3 (1.63%) Remedy
8 3 (1.63%) IBM
9 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.09%) Apigee
10 1 (0.54%) Google
10 1 (0.54%) Sony
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Dell
10 1 (0.54%) SAP
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