The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 29 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Contract jobs citing RESTful 40 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.35% 5.56% 2.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.99% 14.16% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 11
Median daily rate £425 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
RESTful
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
174 233 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.62% 39.29% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 199 124
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the South Wales region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 17 £413 +17.85% 2
Newport - 17 £425 -
RESTful
Wales

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) Java
3 28 (56.00%) Scrum
4 22 (44.00%) TDD
5 21 (42.00%) Spring
5 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 21 (42.00%) Microservices
6 20 (40.00%) Web Services
6 20 (40.00%) BDD
7 19 (38.00%) Open Source
7 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
8 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
8 16 (32.00%) JSON
9 15 (30.00%) Kanban
9 15 (30.00%) REST
9 15 (30.00%) Python
10 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (26.00%) Scala
12 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
13 11 (22.00%) Kafka
13 11 (22.00%) HTTP
13 11 (22.00%) Go
13 11 (22.00%) Spring Boot
13 11 (22.00%) Swagger
14 10 (20.00%) DevOps
14 10 (20.00%) HTML
14 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
15 9 (18.00%) High Availability
15 9 (18.00%) iXBRL
15 9 (18.00%) Linux

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) Neo4j
4 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.00%) GIS
5 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Spark SQL
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.00%) Maven
5 4 (8.00%) JUnit
6 2 (4.00%) DbUnit
6 2 (4.00%) jMock
6 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.00%) Mockito
6 2 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (4.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) AWS Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) NoSQL Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) Spring
2 20 (40.00%) Web Services
3 16 (32.00%) JSON
4 15 (30.00%) REST
5 11 (22.00%) Kafka
5 11 (22.00%) Spring Boot
5 11 (22.00%) Swagger
6 10 (20.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) iXBRL
8 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.00%) Dropwizard
9 7 (14.00%) JAX-RS
10 6 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (12.00%) Node.js
10 6 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (10.00%) Play Framework
11 5 (10.00%) SOAP
12 3 (6.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.00%) CSS
12 3 (6.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (6.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.00%) Android
4 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Scrum
3 22 (44.00%) TDD
4 21 (42.00%) Microservices
4 21 (42.00%) Software Engineering
5 20 (40.00%) BDD
6 19 (38.00%) Open Source
7 15 (30.00%) Kanban
8 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (20.00%) DevOps
10 9 (18.00%) API Design
10 9 (18.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (18.00%) High Availability
11 7 (14.00%) API Development
11 7 (14.00%) Load Testing
11 7 (14.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (14.00%) SOA
11 7 (14.00%) Web Design
12 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
13 5 (10.00%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (30.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) Scala
4 11 (22.00%) Go
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
6 5 (10.00%) SQL
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.00%) C#
8 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Splunk
2 4 (8.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.00%) OpenText
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.00%) Sitecore