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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 160 225 174
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -51
Contract jobs citing RESTful 97 16 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.01% 0.18% 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 0.71% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 10 49
Average daily rate
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£355 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
- -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
2220 2254 2496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.16% 25.94% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1329 1224
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 89
Average hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.83 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £45.00
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 48 £350 - 12
Oxfordshire - 15 £438 - 8
Surrey +8 14 £400 +24.03% 4
Berkshire +18 13 £308 -23.12% 6
West Sussex - 4 - - 8
Kent - 2 £400 - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 127 (68.65%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (47.57%) Web Services
3 76 (41.08%) SOAP
4 75 (40.54%) TDD
5 66 (35.68%) Scrum
6 62 (33.51%) Java
6 62 (33.51%) JavaScript
7 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (26.49%) HTML
8 49 (26.49%) CSS
9 46 (24.86%) Jenkins
10 45 (24.32%) HTTP
10 45 (24.32%) Maven
11 43 (23.24%) Cucumber
11 43 (23.24%) Apple iOS
12 39 (21.08%) JSON
13 36 (19.46%) Subversion
13 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
14 34 (18.38%) Objective-C
14 34 (18.38%) iOS Development
15 33 (17.84%) SOA
15 33 (17.84%) XML
15 33 (17.84%) Spring
16 32 (17.30%) JIRA
16 32 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (17.30%) MVC
17 31 (16.76%) Apache
18 30 (16.22%) Puppet
18 30 (16.22%) iPhone
18 30 (16.22%) AngularJS

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 31 (16.76%) Apache
2 17 (9.19%) Node.js
3 16 (8.65%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.57%) Apache Solr
5 8 (4.32%) CMS
5 8 (4.32%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.16%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) Liferay
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.54%) Drupal
8 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.54%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.73%) SaaS
3 12 (6.49%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.41%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.16%) Force.com
6 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (24.32%) HTTP
2 22 (11.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) Telnet
3 2 (1.08%) SSH
3 2 (1.08%) SNMP
3 2 (1.08%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (10.27%) MySQL
3 18 (9.73%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.65%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.95%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.32%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.08%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (24.86%) Jenkins
2 45 (24.32%) Maven
3 43 (23.24%) Cucumber
4 36 (19.46%) Git (software)
4 36 (19.46%) Subversion
5 32 (17.30%) JIRA
6 27 (14.59%) Selenium
6 27 (14.59%) Eclipse
7 20 (10.81%) FitNesse
8 16 (8.65%) JUnit
9 13 (7.03%) Mockito
10 8 (4.32%) Ant
10 8 (4.32%) LoadRunner
10 8 (4.32%) JMeter
11 6 (3.24%) RSpec
12 5 (2.70%) Mercurial
13 4 (2.16%) QUnit
13 4 (2.16%) Grunt
14 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 14 (7.57%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.95%) Finance
3 5 (2.70%) Publishing
4 4 (2.16%) Marketing
5 3 (1.62%) Electronics
5 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 133 (71.89%) Developer
2 37 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 28 (15.14%) iOS Developer
4 24 (12.97%) Architect
5 22 (11.89%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (11.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (9.73%) Mobile Developer
7 15 (8.11%) Analyst
8 12 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.86%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.78%) PHP Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.24%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.24%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (3.24%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 5 (2.70%) UI Programmer
13 5 (2.70%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (47.57%) Web Services
2 76 (41.08%) SOAP
3 49 (26.49%) CSS
3 49 (26.49%) HTML
4 39 (21.08%) JSON
5 33 (17.84%) Spring
5 33 (17.84%) XML
6 30 (16.22%) AngularJS
7 29 (15.68%) HTML5
7 29 (15.68%) J2EE
8 26 (14.05%) Cocoa
9 25 (13.51%) Ajax
9 25 (13.51%) Cocoa Touch
10 24 (12.97%) CSS3
11 23 (12.43%) Hibernate
12 20 (10.81%) .NET
13 18 (9.73%) PostGIS
14 16 (8.65%) Backbone.js
14 16 (8.65%) Spring MVC
15 15 (8.11%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.22%) iPhone
2 29 (15.68%) Open Source
3 28 (15.14%) Mobile App
4 26 (14.05%) iPad
5 18 (9.73%) Client/Server
6 15 (8.11%) Data Structures
7 14 (7.57%) User Experience
8 5 (2.70%) GIS
9 4 (2.16%) W3C
9 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.62%) Linked Data
10 3 (1.62%) DTV
10 3 (1.62%) AS400
10 3 (1.62%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.54%) Wiki
12 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.24%) Apple iOS
2 21 (11.35%) Linux
3 9 (4.86%) Android
4 5 (2.70%) UNIX
5 4 (2.16%) CentOS
6 3 (1.62%) Windows
7 1 (0.54%) AIX
7 1 (0.54%) Solaris
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.54%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (68.65%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (40.54%) TDD
3 66 (35.68%) Scrum
4 55 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (18.38%) iOS Development
6 33 (17.84%) SOA
7 32 (17.30%) MVC
8 26 (14.05%) Kanban
9 24 (12.97%) BDD
10 23 (12.43%) OO
11 22 (11.89%) User Stories
12 19 (10.27%) Pair Programming
13 12 (6.49%) Web Development
14 11 (5.95%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.95%) Test Automation
15 9 (4.86%) Workflow
16 7 (3.78%) Process Management
16 7 (3.78%) E-Commerce
16 7 (3.78%) Analytics
17 6 (3.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (33.51%) Java
1 62 (33.51%) JavaScript
2 34 (18.38%) Objective-C
3 18 (9.73%) Groovy
4 15 (8.11%) PHP
5 12 (6.49%) C#
6 11 (5.95%) Scala
7 9 (4.86%) SQL
8 5 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.16%) SOQL
9 4 (2.16%) SOSL
9 4 (2.16%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.62%) Perl
11 2 (1.08%) C++
11 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.08%) Python
12 1 (0.54%) C
12 1 (0.54%) PHP5
12 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.16%) ISEB
2 4 (2.16%) Degree
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.41%) VirtualBox
2 8 (4.32%) Docker
3 5 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (16.22%) Puppet
2 16 (8.65%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.70%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 23 (12.43%) Apple
2 14 (7.57%) Oracle
3 12 (6.49%) VMware
4 9 (4.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.16%) SAP
6 4 (2.16%) Siebel
6 4 (2.16%) Twitter
7 3 (1.62%) EMC
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco
8 2 (1.08%) Motorola
9 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.54%) Google
9 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.54%) Demandware
9 1 (0.54%) Facebook
9 1 (0.54%) IBM
9 1 (0.54%) Juniper
West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
FPSG Connect
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer People
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day URGENT - initially 2 month contract with pos
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
People Source
Rate: daily rates
Posted: 7 days ago