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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 155 239 209
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -30
Contract jobs citing RESTful 92 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.99% 0.068% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.99% 0.27% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 3 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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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
2307 2228 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.86% 25.11% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1254 1169
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 64 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +41 51 £353 - 14
Berkshire +28 21 £338 +22.72% 13
Surrey +8 6 £375 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 4 £359 - 2
West Sussex +4 3 - - 5
Kent - 3 £375 - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 7
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 69 (45.39%) Web Services
2 66 (43.42%) JavaScript
3 51 (33.55%) Java
3 51 (33.55%) TDD
4 48 (31.58%) SOAP
5 47 (30.92%) CSS
6 45 (29.61%) HTML
7 41 (26.97%) Scrum
8 40 (26.32%) HTTP
8 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
11 32 (21.05%) Mobile App
11 32 (21.05%) HTML5
12 31 (20.39%) Apple iOS
13 30 (19.74%) OO
14 29 (19.08%) Subversion
15 28 (18.42%) JSON
15 28 (18.42%) Cucumber
15 28 (18.42%) Objective-C
15 28 (18.42%) SOA
15 28 (18.42%) XML
15 28 (18.42%) Jenkins
16 27 (17.76%) CSS3
16 27 (17.76%) MVC
16 27 (17.76%) Dojo
17 25 (16.45%) Spring
17 25 (16.45%) Maven
18 24 (15.79%) .NET
18 24 (15.79%) iOS Development

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (10.53%) Apache
1 16 (10.53%) Node.js
2 6 (3.95%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.29%) Liferay
4 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.32%) Confluence
6 2 (1.32%) CMS
7 1 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.66%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.66%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.92%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.26%) SaaS
4 5 (3.29%) GitHub
4 5 (3.29%) Force.com
5 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.66%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (26.32%) HTTP
2 12 (7.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) SSH
3 2 (1.32%) FTP
3 2 (1.32%) SNMP
3 2 (1.32%) Telnet
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) NoSQL
2 13 (8.55%) MongoDB
2 13 (8.55%) MySQL
2 13 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Voldemort
7 1 (0.66%) BigTable
7 1 (0.66%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.66%) Redis
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (19.08%) Subversion
2 28 (18.42%) Cucumber
2 28 (18.42%) Jenkins
3 25 (16.45%) Maven
4 23 (15.13%) Git (software)
5 21 (13.82%) Selenium
6 19 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 14 (9.21%) JIRA
8 13 (8.55%) Ant
9 11 (7.24%) Mockito
10 10 (6.58%) FitNesse
11 9 (5.92%) JUnit
12 8 (5.26%) Grunt
13 5 (3.29%) LoadRunner
13 5 (3.29%) JMeter
13 5 (3.29%) Visual Studio
13 5 (3.29%) Mercurial
14 4 (2.63%) RSpec
14 4 (2.63%) QUnit
14 4 (2.63%) Yeoman
General
1 14 (9.21%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.24%) Finance
3 6 (3.95%) Retail
4 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.97%) Electronics
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 115 (75.66%) Developer
2 30 (19.74%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.08%) JavaScript Developer
4 21 (13.82%) iOS Developer
5 18 (11.84%) Architect
6 12 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.24%) Mobile Developer
8 10 (6.58%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.92%) Analyst
9 9 (5.92%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.26%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 6 (3.95%) UI Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.29%) UI Programmer
12 5 (3.29%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (45.39%) Web Services
2 48 (31.58%) SOAP
3 47 (30.92%) CSS
4 45 (29.61%) HTML
5 33 (21.71%) AngularJS
6 32 (21.05%) HTML5
7 28 (18.42%) JSON
7 28 (18.42%) XML
8 27 (17.76%) CSS3
8 27 (17.76%) Dojo
9 25 (16.45%) Spring
10 24 (15.79%) .NET
11 23 (15.13%) Backbone.js
11 23 (15.13%) DOM
12 20 (13.16%) Ajax
12 20 (13.16%) J2EE
13 17 (11.18%) Cocoa
14 16 (10.53%) jQuery
14 16 (10.53%) Hibernate
14 16 (10.53%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 21 (13.82%) iPhone
3 19 (12.50%) Open Source
4 18 (11.84%) iPad
5 12 (7.89%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.97%) Linked Data
6 3 (1.97%) DTV
6 3 (1.97%) GIS
6 3 (1.97%) AS400
7 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.66%) W3C
8 1 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.66%) Wiki
8 1 (0.66%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.39%) Apple iOS
2 20 (13.16%) Linux
3 9 (5.92%) UNIX
4 8 (5.26%) Android
5 5 (3.29%) AIX
6 4 (2.63%) CentOS
7 2 (1.32%) Windows
8 1 (0.66%) Solaris
8 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.66%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (33.55%) TDD
2 41 (26.97%) Scrum
3 40 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (22.37%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (19.74%) OO
6 28 (18.42%) SOA
7 27 (17.76%) MVC
8 24 (15.79%) iOS Development
9 21 (13.82%) User Stories
10 19 (12.50%) BDD
11 17 (11.18%) Kanban
12 14 (9.21%) Pair Programming
13 9 (5.92%) OOP
13 9 (5.92%) Web Development
14 7 (4.61%) Test Automation
14 7 (4.61%) Software Engineering
14 7 (4.61%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (3.95%) Data Migration
15 6 (3.95%) CRM
15 6 (3.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 66 (43.42%) JavaScript
2 51 (33.55%) Java
3 28 (18.42%) Objective-C
4 14 (9.21%) C#
4 14 (9.21%) Groovy
5 13 (8.55%) SQL
6 8 (5.26%) PHP
7 7 (4.61%) Scala
8 5 (3.29%) Apex Code
9 4 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.97%) Perl
10 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.97%) XPath
11 2 (1.32%) PHP5
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.32%) C++
11 2 (1.32%) Python
12 1 (0.66%) C
12 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) VirtualBox
2 5 (3.29%) Docker
3 3 (1.97%) vCloud
3 3 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (10.53%) Puppet
2 11 (7.24%) Vagrant
3 3 (1.97%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (9.21%) Apple
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle
3 7 (4.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.95%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.29%) VMware
5 5 (3.29%) Siebel
5 5 (3.29%) IBM
6 4 (2.63%) SAP
7 3 (1.97%) Talend
7 3 (1.97%) EMC
8 2 (1.32%) Google
8 2 (1.32%) Cisco
8 2 (1.32%) Motorola
9 1 (0.66%) Demandware
9 1 (0.66%) Facebook
9 1 (0.66%) Twitter
9 1 (0.66%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.66%) Juniper
9 1 (0.66%) JBoss
9 1 (0.66%) Sitecore
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