The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 26 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.63% 0.83% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 2.86% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£618 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
RESTful
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.04% 29.17% 39.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 30
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £354 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Tamworth - 1 £618 -
RESTful
West Midlands

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSD
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) HP