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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.11% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£317 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £36.50
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
88 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.32% 36.22% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 25 31
Average daily rate £335 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +62.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 1 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £317 - 1
Stafford - - - - 1
RESTful
West Midlands

RESTful
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) HP