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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 150 232 205
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 97 8 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.05% 0.091% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 0.35% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 6 31
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£355 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £313 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year
- -9.82%
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
2276 2255 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.55% 25.79% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1284 1239
Average daily rate £350 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 77
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 59 £355 - 13
Berkshire +19 14 £369 -1.66% 5
Surrey +13 12 £400 - 5
West Sussex - 4 - - 2
Kent - 3 £375 - 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 - 10
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 122 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (51.69%) Web Services
3 67 (37.64%) JavaScript
4 66 (37.08%) SOAP
5 64 (35.96%) TDD
6 55 (30.90%) Scrum
7 53 (29.78%) Java
8 50 (28.09%) HTTP
9 47 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (25.84%) CSS
11 45 (25.28%) HTML
12 41 (23.03%) Apple iOS
13 40 (22.47%) Cucumber
14 37 (20.79%) Subversion
15 36 (20.22%) Maven
15 36 (20.22%) Jenkins
16 35 (19.66%) Mobile App
16 35 (19.66%) Objective-C
17 34 (19.10%) iOS Development
17 34 (19.10%) AngularJS
18 31 (17.42%) OO
18 31 (17.42%) JSON
19 30 (16.85%) HTML5
19 30 (16.85%) iPhone
19 30 (16.85%) Git (software)
20 29 (16.29%) Eclipse
20 29 (16.29%) MVC
21 28 (15.73%) SOA
21 28 (15.73%) J2EE
21 28 (15.73%) XML

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (12.92%) Apache
2 14 (7.87%) Node.js
3 12 (6.74%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.81%) Liferay
4 5 (2.81%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.25%) Confluence
6 3 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.56%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.99%) SaaS
3 9 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.49%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.81%) Force.com
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.12%) GitHub
8 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 50 (28.09%) HTTP
2 18 (10.11%) Internet
3 2 (1.12%) Telnet
3 2 (1.12%) SSH
3 2 (1.12%) SNMP
3 2 (1.12%) FTP
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.74%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.74%) MySQL
3 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) Voldemort
7 1 (0.56%) BigTable
7 1 (0.56%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (22.47%) Cucumber
2 37 (20.79%) Subversion
3 36 (20.22%) Maven
3 36 (20.22%) Jenkins
4 30 (16.85%) Git (software)
5 29 (16.29%) Eclipse
6 25 (14.04%) Selenium
7 24 (13.48%) JIRA
8 18 (10.11%) FitNesse
9 14 (7.87%) JUnit
10 12 (6.74%) Mockito
11 10 (5.62%) Ant
12 8 (4.49%) LoadRunner
12 8 (4.49%) JMeter
13 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio
13 5 (2.81%) Mercurial
13 5 (2.81%) Grunt
14 4 (2.25%) QUnit
14 4 (2.25%) RSpec
15 3 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.18%) Finance
3 4 (2.25%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Electronics
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.12%) Games
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 132 (74.16%) Developer
2 32 (17.98%) Java Developer
3 29 (16.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 28 (15.73%) iOS Developer
5 23 (12.92%) Architect
6 20 (11.24%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (10.11%) Mobile Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Analyst
9 11 (6.18%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.06%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.06%) Test Analyst
10 9 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.49%) .NET Developer
12 7 (3.93%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.37%) UI Developer
13 6 (3.37%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 5 (2.81%) UI Programmer
14 5 (2.81%) J2EE Architect
14 5 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 5 (2.81%) J2EE Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (51.69%) Web Services
2 66 (37.08%) SOAP
3 46 (25.84%) CSS
4 45 (25.28%) HTML
5 34 (19.10%) AngularJS
6 31 (17.42%) JSON
7 30 (16.85%) HTML5
8 28 (15.73%) Spring
8 28 (15.73%) J2EE
8 28 (15.73%) XML
9 26 (14.61%) Cocoa
10 25 (14.04%) CSS3
10 25 (14.04%) Cocoa Touch
11 24 (13.48%) Dojo
12 23 (12.92%) DOM
12 23 (12.92%) Backbone.js
13 22 (12.36%) .NET
13 22 (12.36%) Ajax
14 18 (10.11%) Hibernate
15 16 (8.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (19.66%) Mobile App
2 30 (16.85%) iPhone
3 26 (14.61%) iPad
4 24 (13.48%) Open Source
5 19 (10.67%) User Experience
6 18 (10.11%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.81%) GIS
8 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.69%) Linked Data
9 3 (1.69%) AS400
9 3 (1.69%) DTV
10 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.56%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.03%) Apple iOS
2 18 (10.11%) Linux
3 8 (4.49%) Android
4 6 (3.37%) UNIX
5 4 (2.25%) CentOS
6 3 (1.69%) Windows
7 2 (1.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (35.96%) TDD
3 55 (30.90%) Scrum
4 47 (26.40%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (19.10%) iOS Development
6 31 (17.42%) OO
7 29 (16.29%) MVC
8 28 (15.73%) SOA
9 25 (14.04%) Kanban
10 21 (11.80%) User Stories
11 20 (11.24%) BDD
12 14 (7.87%) Pair Programming
13 9 (5.06%) Web Development
13 9 (5.06%) OOP
13 9 (5.06%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.49%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.93%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (3.93%) Software Engineering
16 6 (3.37%) Data Migration
16 6 (3.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (37.64%) JavaScript
2 53 (29.78%) Java
3 35 (19.66%) Objective-C
4 14 (7.87%) Groovy
5 13 (7.30%) C#
5 13 (7.30%) PHP
6 12 (6.74%) SQL
7 8 (4.49%) Scala
8 5 (2.81%) Apex Code
8 5 (2.81%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.81%) SOQL
8 5 (2.81%) SOSL
8 5 (2.81%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.69%) Perl
10 3 (1.69%) XPath
11 2 (1.12%) PHP5
11 2 (1.12%) C++
12 1 (0.56%) C
12 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.25%) ISEB
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.49%) VirtualBox
2 5 (2.81%) Docker
3 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 25 (14.04%) Puppet
2 13 (7.30%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (12.92%) Apple
2 10 (5.62%) VMware
3 8 (4.49%) Oracle
4 6 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.37%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.81%) Siebel
6 4 (2.25%) SAP
7 3 (1.69%) EMC
7 3 (1.69%) Talend
8 2 (1.12%) Motorola
8 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 2 (1.12%) Google
8 2 (1.12%) JBoss
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco
8 2 (1.12%) IBM
9 1 (0.56%) Juniper
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.56%) Akamai
9 1 (0.56%) Demandware
9 1 (0.56%) Facebook
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