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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 166 210 219
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +9
Contract jobs citing RESTful 103 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.02% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.34% 1.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 17 12
Average daily rate
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£378 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £303 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
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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
2372 2257 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.57% 23.18% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1301 1067
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 136
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 +29 42 £380 +16.92% 6
Berkshire +19 32 £400 +18.51% 10
Surrey +16 15 £325 +4.00% 14
Oxfordshire -14 5 £275 -9.83% 9
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £356 -27.84% 1
Middlesex - 2 £273 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £475 - 3
East Sussex - 1 £340 - 1
Kent - 1 £388 - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 162 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (55.04%) Web Services
3 132 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 123 (47.67%) Java
5 119 (46.12%) HTML
6 113 (43.80%) TDD
7 103 (39.92%) CSS
8 97 (37.60%) Scrum
9 90 (34.88%) SOAP
10 85 (32.95%) Spring
11 84 (32.56%) Git (software)
12 75 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (28.68%) JSON
14 68 (26.36%) Jenkins
15 67 (25.97%) HTML5
16 64 (24.81%) BDD
17 58 (22.48%) OO
18 57 (22.09%) AngularJS
19 56 (21.71%) Linux
20 55 (21.32%) Hibernate
21 53 (20.54%) Subversion
22 52 (20.16%) Web Development
23 48 (18.60%) User Experience
24 46 (17.83%) CSS3
25 45 (17.44%) Selenium
26 44 (17.05%) XML
27 41 (15.89%) JUnit
28 40 (15.50%) Apache
28 40 (15.50%) jQuery
29 39 (15.12%) Internet

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 40 (15.50%) Apache
2 39 (15.12%) Node.js
3 35 (13.57%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.81%) WebLogic
5 12 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 11 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (3.49%) CMS
8 8 (3.10%) JBoss
9 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.33%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.94%) Drupal
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.78%) Mule
13 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.78%) Confluence
13 2 (0.78%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.39%) WildFly
14 1 (0.39%) Zope
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Office
1 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Magento
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (4.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (3.49%) Amazon S3
5 7 (2.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.78%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (0.78%) GitHub
6 2 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.78%) SaaS
7 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.12%) Internet
2 32 (12.40%) HTTP
3 3 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.78%) SSH
4 2 (0.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) NGN
5 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.39%) Skype
5 1 (0.39%) SNMP
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.39%) LDAP
5 1 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.91%) MongoDB
2 22 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (5.43%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.88%) MySQL
6 6 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.94%) DB2
7 5 (1.94%) Hazelcast
7 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.16%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.16%) DbVisualizer
9 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.78%) SQLite
9 2 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 84 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 68 (26.36%) Jenkins
3 53 (20.54%) Subversion
4 45 (17.44%) Selenium
5 41 (15.89%) JUnit
6 34 (13.18%) Mockito
6 34 (13.18%) Cucumber
7 25 (9.69%) Maven
8 14 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.88%) JIRA
10 9 (3.49%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.49%) Jasmine
11 8 (3.10%) Grunt
11 8 (3.10%) RSpec
12 7 (2.71%) QUnit
13 6 (2.33%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.94%) PHPUnit
15 4 (1.55%) SonarQube
16 3 (1.16%) DbUnit
16 3 (1.16%) JBehave
General
1 13 (5.04%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.88%) Finance
2 10 (3.88%) Retail
3 5 (1.94%) Publishing
4 4 (1.55%) Electronics
5 3 (1.16%) Banking
5 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 202 (78.29%) Developer
2 66 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 37 (14.34%) JavaScript Developer
4 32 (12.40%) Front-End Developer
5 27 (10.47%) iOS Developer
6 22 (8.53%) Analyst
7 17 (6.59%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.81%) .NET Developer
9 12 (4.65%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.49%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.10%) PL/SQL Developer
11 8 (3.10%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.71%) PHP Developer
13 6 (2.33%) Consultant
14 5 (1.94%) Web Developer
14 5 (1.94%) Business Analyst
14 5 (1.94%) Senior PHP Developer
14 5 (1.94%) Agile Java Developer
14 5 (1.94%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (55.04%) Web Services
2 119 (46.12%) HTML
3 103 (39.92%) CSS
4 90 (34.88%) SOAP
5 85 (32.95%) Spring
6 74 (28.68%) JSON
7 67 (25.97%) HTML5
8 57 (22.09%) AngularJS
9 55 (21.32%) Hibernate
10 46 (17.83%) CSS3
11 44 (17.05%) XML
12 40 (15.50%) jQuery
13 34 (13.18%) .NET
14 33 (12.79%) Ajax
15 21 (8.14%) JPA
15 21 (8.14%) REST
15 21 (8.14%) Spring Integration
16 19 (7.36%) Backbone.js
17 18 (6.98%) PostGIS
18 17 (6.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.60%) User Experience
2 39 (15.12%) Mobile App
3 22 (8.53%) iPhone
4 19 (7.36%) Open Source
5 11 (4.26%) iPad
5 11 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.49%) Client/Server
7 8 (3.10%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.10%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.94%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.94%) RIA
8 5 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.78%) Wiki
11 2 (0.78%) Blog
11 2 (0.78%) PKI
11 2 (0.78%) DTV
12 1 (0.39%) GIS
12 1 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (21.71%) Linux
2 30 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.98%) UNIX
4 6 (2.33%) Android
5 3 (1.16%) Windows
6 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.39%) CentOS
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (43.80%) TDD
3 97 (37.60%) Scrum
4 75 (29.07%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (24.81%) BDD
6 58 (22.48%) OO
7 52 (20.16%) Web Development
8 34 (13.18%) Software Engineering
9 33 (12.79%) SOA
10 31 (12.02%) MVC
11 30 (11.63%) Automated Testing
11 30 (11.63%) Change Control
12 27 (10.47%) iOS Development
13 25 (9.69%) User Stories
14 23 (8.91%) Unit Testing
15 21 (8.14%) Kanban
16 18 (6.98%) E-Commerce
17 15 (5.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (5.43%) Test Automation
18 14 (5.43%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 132 (51.16%) JavaScript
2 123 (47.67%) Java
3 38 (14.73%) SQL
4 32 (12.40%) C#
5 30 (11.63%) Objective-C
6 18 (6.98%) PHP
7 14 (5.43%) Python
8 13 (5.04%) C++
9 12 (4.65%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.49%) C
11 8 (3.10%) Groovy
11 8 (3.10%) Scala
12 7 (2.71%) PHP5
13 5 (1.94%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.16%) XAML
14 3 (1.16%) Perl
14 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.39%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.39%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (4.65%) Degree
2 9 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.16%) ISEB
4 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.10%) Docker
2 7 (2.71%) VirtualBox
3 5 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.16%) vSphere
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (7.36%) Puppet
2 11 (4.26%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.55%) logstash
3 4 (1.55%) ZABBIX
4 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.16%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Salt
5 1 (0.39%) Kibana
Vendors
1 25 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.14%) Oracle
3 16 (6.20%) Google
4 13 (5.04%) Mashery
5 12 (4.65%) Apple
6 11 (4.26%) TIBCO
7 8 (3.10%) Apigee
8 6 (2.33%) VMware
9 3 (1.16%) SAP
9 3 (1.16%) WSO2
10 2 (0.78%) Twitter
10 2 (0.78%) Cisco
10 2 (0.78%) IBM
10 2 (0.78%) CA
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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