The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 89 117 163
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +46
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1269 1071 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.55% 1.94% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.27% 6.77% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 821 579
Median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15351 15820 15304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 28.65% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10606 11015 10459
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 259 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £17.69 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the UK

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RESTful within the UK.

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

RESTful
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +25 1165 £450 - 431
London -14 624 £463 -0.53% 171
South East +78 142 £450 +20.00% 58
City of London +31 108 £488 +1.14% 29
Yorkshire +63 106 £420 +2.43% 39
North West +19 96 £400 -5.88% 46
West Yorkshire +57 75 £440 +30.37% 20
Leeds +48 70 £450 +33.33% 14
East of England +11 60 £350 -11.39% 38
Manchester +5 57 £413 -2.94% 27
Wales +7 49 £450 +28.57% 5
West Midlands +31 46 £413 -13.15% 27
South West +20 41 £413 +3.12% 32
South Wales +12 41 £425 +21.42% 2
Scotland +24 40 £381 +1.66% 15
Surrey +27 34 £420 +5.00% 7
Oxfordshire +27 30 £475 -2.56% 8
Berkshire +26 28 £450 +0.55% 10
South Yorkshire +9 27 £363 -19.44% 11
Sheffield +8 25 £363 -19.44% 8
North East -12 23 £425 - 5
Tyne and Wear -15 22 £425 - 5
Edinburgh +21 21 £450 +20.00% 9
East Midlands +1 21 £450 +12.50% 15
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 21 £425 - 2
Oxford +11 20 £488 -2.50% 1
Cheshire +11 20 £400 +10.34% 12
Essex +22 18 £300 -11.76% 8
Hertfordshire +5 18 £375 +0.67% 10
Newport - 18 £438 -

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 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 with a requirement for RESTful.

1 1597 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1280 (51.41%) Java
3 1046 (42.01%) JavaScript
4 924 (37.11%) Web Services
5 884 (35.50%) HTML
6 873 (35.06%) TDD
7 771 (30.96%) Scrum
8 765 (30.72%) CSS
9 697 (27.99%) Git (software)
10 658 (26.43%) JSON
11 635 (25.50%) Spring
12 597 (23.98%) AngularJS
13 539 (21.65%) HTML5
14 520 (20.88%) BDD
15 506 (20.32%) SQL
16 505 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
17 443 (17.79%) MVC
18 417 (16.75%) Node.js
19 407 (16.35%) Jenkins
20 406 (16.31%) C#
21 396 (15.90%) OO
22 395 (15.86%) XML
23 384 (15.42%) REST
24 378 (15.18%) .NET
25 374 (15.02%) CSS3
26 353 (14.18%) Microservices
27 344 (13.82%) Open Source
28 328 (13.17%) SOAP
29 327 (13.13%) Web Development
30 325 (13.05%) jQuery

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 177 (7.11%) Confluence
2 176 (7.07%) Tomcat
3 132 (5.30%) Apache
4 124 (4.98%) Elasticsearch
5 91 (3.65%) JBoss
6 86 (3.45%) CMS
7 71 (2.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 69 (2.77%) Apache Solr
9 56 (2.25%) Mule
10 55 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 53 (2.13%) WebSphere
12 42 (1.69%) nginx
13 36 (1.45%) Mule ESB
14 34 (1.37%) IIS
15 32 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
16 31 (1.24%) Apache Spark
16 31 (1.24%) WebLogic
17 21 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
17 21 (0.84%) Jetty
17 21 (0.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 16 (0.64%) MS Office
4 6 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.080%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.080%) MS Project
6 2 (0.080%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.040%) InVision
Business Applications
1 27 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.16%) BigMachines
5 4 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.16%) Magento
5 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.080%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 263 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 166 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 140 (5.62%) GitHub
4 45 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (1.65%) PaaS
6 27 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (1.08%) SaaS
7 25 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (0.92%) Google Play
9 22 (0.88%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
11 19 (0.76%) Heroku
12 17 (0.68%) OpenShift
13 16 (0.64%) Amazon Kinesis
14 14 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
14 14 (0.56%) Slack
15 13 (0.52%) IaaS
16 8 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 8 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 238 (9.56%) HTTP
2 49 (1.97%) Internet
3 36 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 26 (1.04%) Firewall
5 24 (0.96%) AMQP
6 21 (0.84%) VPN
7 18 (0.72%) SSL
8 15 (0.60%) Network Security
9 13 (0.52%) WAN
10 11 (0.44%) LAN
10 11 (0.44%) MQTT
11 10 (0.40%) VoIP
12 9 (0.36%) Intranet
13 8 (0.32%) DNS
13 8 (0.32%) SNMP
14 7 (0.28%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.28%) Kerberos
14 7 (0.28%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.24%) DMZ
15 6 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (13.01%) NoSQL
2 260 (10.44%) MongoDB
3 237 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 205 (8.23%) MySQL
5 156 (6.27%) Relational Database
6 97 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (2.05%) Couchbase
8 50 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (1.93%) Hadoop
10 47 (1.89%) Redis
11 46 (1.85%) Big Data
11 46 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 44 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.33%) Neo4j
14 30 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 28 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 24 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 23 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (0.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 697 (27.99%) Git (software)
2 407 (16.35%) Jenkins
3 318 (12.77%) JIRA
4 293 (11.77%) JUnit
5 268 (10.76%) Maven
6 265 (10.64%) Cucumber
7 239 (9.60%) Selenium
8 161 (6.47%) Subversion
9 160 (6.43%) Mockito
10 115 (4.62%) Gradle
11 111 (4.46%) Grunt
12 103 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 99 (3.98%) gulp
14 98 (3.94%) SoapUI
15 88 (3.53%) WebDriver
16 78 (3.13%) Visual Studio
17 65 (2.61%) Jasmine
18 60 (2.41%) JMeter
19 59 (2.37%) Eclipse
20 54 (2.17%) Bower
General
1 221 (8.88%) Finance
2 91 (3.65%) Banking
3 90 (3.61%) Retail
4 79 (3.17%) Publishing
5 48 (1.93%) Marketing
6 47 (1.89%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.53%) Games
8 30 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 24 (0.96%) Electronics
9 24 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 19 (0.76%) Front Office
12 12 (0.48%) Advertising
13 9 (0.36%) Law
13 9 (0.36%) Legal
14 7 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.24%) Back Office
15 6 (0.24%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.20%) Online Betting
17 4 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1886 (75.74%) Developer
2 669 (26.87%) Java Developer
3 254 (10.20%) Senior Developer
4 225 (9.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 212 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 184 (7.39%) Architect
7 171 (6.87%) .NET Developer
8 137 (5.50%) Agile Developer
9 136 (5.46%) C# Developer
10 116 (4.66%) Senior Java Developer
11 113 (4.54%) Angular Developer
12 105 (4.22%) Software Engineer
13 103 (4.14%) iOS Developer
14 99 (3.98%) Agile Java Developer
15 97 (3.90%) Scala Developer
16 92 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
17 88 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
18 84 (3.37%) Web Developer
19 76 (3.05%) PHP Developer
20 71 (2.85%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 924 (37.11%) Web Services
2 884 (35.50%) HTML
3 765 (30.72%) CSS
4 658 (26.43%) JSON
5 635 (25.50%) Spring
6 597 (23.98%) AngularJS
7 539 (21.65%) HTML5
8 417 (16.75%) Node.js
9 395 (15.86%) XML
10 384 (15.42%) REST
11 378 (15.18%) .NET
12 374 (15.02%) CSS3
13 328 (13.17%) SOAP
14 325 (13.05%) jQuery
15 224 (9.00%) React
16 217 (8.71%) J2EE
17 213 (8.55%) Hibernate
18 165 (6.63%) Sass
19 161 (6.47%) ASP.NET
20 154 (6.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 189 (7.59%) User Experience
2 129 (5.18%) Mobile App
3 89 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 61 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (1.97%) iPad
7 42 (1.69%) iPhone
8 41 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 32 (1.29%) Social Media
10 30 (1.20%) Data Structures
11 26 (1.04%) Digital Media
12 21 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 20 (0.80%) DataPower
14 19 (0.76%) Data Integration
14 19 (0.76%) Fintech
14 19 (0.76%) Mathematics
15 18 (0.72%) Management Information System
15 18 (0.72%) Tandem
16 17 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
17 16 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 318 (12.77%) Linux
2 176 (7.07%) Apple iOS
3 151 (6.06%) Android
4 114 (4.58%) Windows
5 109 (4.38%) Unix
6 15 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.40%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
10 7 (0.28%) CentOS
10 7 (0.28%) VMS
11 6 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.24%) Solaris
11 6 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.12%) HPUX
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.080%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.040%) Debian
15 1 (0.040%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1597 (64.14%) Agile Software Development
2 873 (35.06%) TDD
3 771 (30.96%) Scrum
4 520 (20.88%) BDD
5 505 (20.28%) Continuous Integration
6 443 (17.79%) MVC
7 396 (15.90%) OO
8 353 (14.18%) Microservices
9 344 (13.82%) Open Source
10 327 (13.13%) Web Development
11 315 (12.65%) Kanban
12 277 (11.12%) Front End Development
12 277 (11.12%) Software Engineering
13 262 (10.52%) SOA
14 219 (8.80%) Pair Programming
15 206 (8.27%) Unit Testing
16 194 (7.79%) DevOps
17 184 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
18 181 (7.27%) E-Commerce
19 163 (6.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1280 (51.41%) Java
2 1046 (42.01%) JavaScript
3 506 (20.32%) SQL
4 406 (16.31%) C#
5 302 (12.13%) Scala
6 266 (10.68%) Python
7 166 (6.67%) Ruby
8 155 (6.22%) PHP
9 115 (4.62%) Groovy
10 102 (4.10%) Objective-C
11 92 (3.69%) Apple Swift
12 70 (2.81%) T-SQL
13 61 (2.45%) C++
14 40 (1.61%) ES6
15 36 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.41%) Perl
17 34 (1.37%) Bash Shell
18 33 (1.33%) Clojure
19 30 (1.20%) C
20 24 (0.96%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 127 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 96 (3.86%) Degree
3 87 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 17 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (0.52%) DV Cleared
5 13 (0.52%) ISEB
6 12 (0.48%) CISSP
6 12 (0.48%) SANS
6 12 (0.48%) SSCP
7 10 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.28%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.12%) PhD
10 1 (0.040%) CCNP
10 1 (0.040%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.040%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.14%) QA
2 31 (1.24%) SDET
3 19 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 14 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.080%) HL7
7 1 (0.040%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.040%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.040%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.040%) SEPA
7 1 (0.040%) WCAG
System Software
1 139 (5.58%) Docker
2 35 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 8 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.28%) Shibboleth
7 6 (0.24%) KVM
8 5 (0.20%) HDFS
8 5 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.20%) Varnish
9 4 (0.16%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.12%) LXC
11 2 (0.080%) vSphere
12 1 (0.040%) Firmware
12 1 (0.040%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.040%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 98 (3.94%) Puppet
2 57 (2.29%) Ansible
3 55 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (1.20%) Kibana
5 24 (0.96%) logstash
6 18 (0.72%) Grafana
6 18 (0.72%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.40%) QRadar
8 9 (0.36%) Mesos
8 9 (0.36%) Rsyslog
9 8 (0.32%) OpenSSO
10 7 (0.28%) OpenAM
10 7 (0.28%) rkt
11 6 (0.24%) Nagios
12 5 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.20%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.20%) CloudHub
12 5 (0.20%) RSA enVision
12 5 (0.20%) StatsD
13 4 (0.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 165 (6.63%) Oracle
2 150 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 113 (4.54%) Adobe
4 95 (3.82%) Google
5 79 (3.17%) MuleSoft
6 70 (2.81%) IBM
7 61 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 46 (1.85%) Apple
8 46 (1.85%) Splunk
9 39 (1.57%) hybris
10 32 (1.29%) ATG
10 32 (1.29%) SAP
11 28 (1.12%) Apigee
12 27 (1.08%) WSO2
13 24 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (0.88%) Zend
15 20 (0.80%) Facebook
15 20 (0.80%) Red Hat
16 16 (0.64%) Sybase
16 16 (0.64%) Xamarin
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500/day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
IntaPeople
Rate: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £601 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per month
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £550 - £800 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent salary or rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago