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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 103 151 184
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +33
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1207 888 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.23% 1.52% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.48% 5.44% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 631 520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £31.52 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.52 -

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
16138 16326 15676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 27.95% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11190 11035 9953
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £287 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 292 221
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.64 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +50 1150 £450 +5.88% 382
London +18 618 £450 -5.26% 154
South East +47 147 £440 +12.82% 66
Yorkshire +58 109 £438 +2.94% 26
West Yorkshire +54 95 £450 +5.88% 15
City of London +25 89 £450 -10.00% 22
North West +51 80 £425 -10.52% 37
Leeds +35 79 £450 +5.88% 15
Oxfordshire +32 62 £475 +22.58% 8
West Midlands +16 58 £384 +2.33% 22
East of England +3 47 £313 -19.87% 25
South West +22 44 £340 -2.85% 24
Manchester +20 42 £425 -10.52% 24
Scotland +20 37 £358 -10.62% 6
Oxford +17 36 £475 +15.15% 4
East Midlands -3 30 £375 - 16
Cheshire +27 28 £425 +6.25% 7
Edinburgh +4 24 £350 -12.50% 3
Croydon +7 21 £380 +8.57%
Norfolk +18 20 £275 +37.50% 1
Birmingham -3 20 £496 +32.30% 6
Berkshire +14 18 £425 +2.40% 15
Cambridgeshire +14 18 £468 +18.35% 9
Bristol +4 17 £340 -9.33% 9
Tyne and Wear -43 17 £450 +2.85% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne -44 17 £450 +1.12% 7
North East -47 17 £450 +5.26% 11
Surrey +8 16 £375 -16.66% 13
Nottinghamshire +4 16 £450 +20.00% 5
West Sussex -4 16 £475 +18.75% 3

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 1424 (63.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1267 (56.61%) Java
3 859 (38.38%) JavaScript
4 815 (36.42%) Web Services
5 759 (33.91%) HTML
6 746 (33.33%) TDD
7 717 (32.04%) Scrum
8 671 (29.98%) Spring
9 641 (28.64%) Git (software)
10 637 (28.46%) CSS
11 515 (23.01%) JSON
12 489 (21.85%) AngularJS
13 479 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
14 469 (20.96%) HTML5
15 426 (19.03%) SQL
16 400 (17.87%) Jenkins
17 379 (16.93%) OO
17 379 (16.93%) BDD
18 375 (16.76%) MVC
19 354 (15.82%) Linux
20 343 (15.33%) SOAP
21 332 (14.83%) XML
21 332 (14.83%) Node.js
22 329 (14.70%) REST
23 328 (14.66%) C#
24 323 (14.43%) CSS3
25 318 (14.21%) Open Source
26 303 (13.54%) Microservices
27 301 (13.45%) .NET
28 297 (13.27%) JUnit

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
1 161 (7.19%) Tomcat
2 136 (6.08%) Confluence
3 106 (4.74%) JBoss
4 88 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
5 75 (3.35%) Apache
6 67 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 54 (2.41%) CMS
8 47 (2.10%) Mule
9 40 (1.79%) WebLogic
10 36 (1.61%) IIS
11 32 (1.43%) Apache ServiceMix
12 30 (1.34%) Apache Spark
13 29 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 29 (1.30%) Apache Solr
14 25 (1.12%) nginx
15 24 (1.07%) Mule ESB
16 20 (0.89%) Jetty
17 19 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
18 18 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
19 16 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 20 (0.89%) MS Office
3 18 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.27%) Doxygen
4 6 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.089%) MS Project
7 2 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.40%) Magento
5 6 (0.27%) BigMachines
6 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.089%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.089%) Exchequer
8 2 (0.089%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.045%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.045%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 176 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (6.75%) GitHub
3 134 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (1.39%) Google Play
6 29 (1.30%) PaaS
7 27 (1.21%) SaaS
8 21 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (0.63%) IaaS
12 12 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (0.54%) OpenShift
13 11 (0.49%) Boomi
13 11 (0.49%) Heroku
14 10 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (0.45%) Force.com
15 9 (0.40%) Amazon S3
16 8 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 239 (10.68%) HTTP
2 26 (1.16%) Network Security
3 25 (1.12%) Internet
4 24 (1.07%) SSL
5 17 (0.76%) AMQP
6 16 (0.71%) Firewall
7 15 (0.67%) Bluetooth
8 14 (0.63%) DNS
8 14 (0.63%) TCP/IP
9 11 (0.49%) Kerberos
10 10 (0.45%) FTP
10 10 (0.45%) SNMP
11 9 (0.40%) VPN
12 7 (0.31%) LDAP
12 7 (0.31%) SSH
13 6 (0.27%) DMZ
13 6 (0.27%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.27%) MQTT
13 6 (0.27%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (10.99%) NoSQL
2 240 (10.72%) MongoDB
3 206 (9.20%) SQL Server
4 204 (9.12%) MySQL
5 138 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 120 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (2.46%) Hadoop
8 54 (2.41%) Oracle Database
9 50 (2.23%) Couchbase
10 45 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
11 36 (1.61%) Big Data
12 34 (1.52%) CouchDB
12 34 (1.52%) RDBMS
12 34 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 29 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (1.16%) Redis
15 22 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (0.85%) DB2
18 18 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 641 (28.64%) Git (software)
2 400 (17.87%) Jenkins
3 297 (13.27%) JUnit
4 291 (13.00%) JIRA
5 276 (12.33%) Maven
6 228 (10.19%) Cucumber
7 173 (7.73%) Subversion
8 172 (7.69%) Selenium
9 144 (6.43%) Mockito
10 115 (5.14%) Gradle
11 85 (3.80%) gulp
12 74 (3.31%) Grunt
13 68 (3.04%) Team Foundation Server
14 63 (2.82%) Visual Studio
14 63 (2.82%) Xcode
15 62 (2.77%) Spock
16 59 (2.64%) Mercurial
16 59 (2.64%) SoapUI
17 55 (2.46%) Eclipse
18 49 (2.19%) JMeter
General
1 207 (9.25%) Finance
2 87 (3.89%) Retail
3 59 (2.64%) Banking
4 51 (2.28%) Publishing
5 48 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 47 (2.10%) Marketing
7 28 (1.25%) Electronics
8 27 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.12%) Games
10 20 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 16 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.54%) Front Office
13 11 (0.49%) Legal
14 10 (0.45%) Law
15 4 (0.18%) Back Office
15 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 3 (0.13%) Advertising
16 3 (0.13%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.089%) International Banking
17 2 (0.089%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1743 (77.88%) Developer
2 684 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 306 (13.67%) Senior Developer
4 171 (7.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 150 (6.70%) Architect
6 146 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 145 (6.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 140 (6.26%) Scala Developer
9 137 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
10 100 (4.47%) Agile Developer
11 93 (4.16%) C# Developer
12 92 (4.11%) iOS Developer
13 83 (3.71%) PHP Developer
14 77 (3.44%) Angular Developer
15 76 (3.40%) Agile Java Developer
16 75 (3.35%) Java Scala Developer
17 72 (3.22%) Full Stack Developer
18 71 (3.17%) Android Developer
19 70 (3.13%) Node.js Developer
20 67 (2.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 815 (36.42%) Web Services
2 759 (33.91%) HTML
3 671 (29.98%) Spring
4 637 (28.46%) CSS
5 515 (23.01%) JSON
6 489 (21.85%) AngularJS
7 469 (20.96%) HTML5
8 343 (15.33%) SOAP
9 332 (14.83%) Node.js
9 332 (14.83%) XML
10 329 (14.70%) REST
11 323 (14.43%) CSS3
12 301 (13.45%) .NET
13 284 (12.69%) Hibernate
14 257 (11.48%) J2EE
15 219 (9.79%) jQuery
16 140 (6.26%) Ajax
17 133 (5.94%) React
18 132 (5.90%) ASP.NET
19 131 (5.85%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 209 (9.34%) User Experience
2 134 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 125 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
4 101 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 86 (3.84%) iPad
6 59 (2.64%) iPhone
7 56 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 53 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 44 (1.97%) Data Structures
10 37 (1.65%) Social Media
11 33 (1.47%) Digital Media
12 22 (0.98%) DataPower
13 20 (0.89%) Fintech
14 18 (0.80%) Cryptography
15 16 (0.71%) N-Tier
16 15 (0.67%) Device Driver
17 14 (0.63%) SWIFT
18 12 (0.54%) Fixed Income
18 12 (0.54%) Management Information System
19 11 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 354 (15.82%) Linux
2 166 (7.42%) Apple iOS
3 150 (6.70%) Windows
4 143 (6.39%) Android
5 96 (4.29%) Unix
6 23 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 22 (0.98%) Windows Server
8 20 (0.89%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.85%) CentOS
9 19 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.85%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.40%) VMS
11 7 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.13%) Solaris
13 2 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.089%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.045%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1424 (63.63%) Agile Software Development
2 746 (33.33%) TDD
3 717 (32.04%) Scrum
4 479 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
5 379 (16.93%) BDD
5 379 (16.93%) OO
6 375 (16.76%) MVC
7 318 (14.21%) Open Source
8 303 (13.54%) Microservices
9 293 (13.09%) SOA
10 225 (10.05%) Web Development
11 208 (9.29%) Unit Testing
12 198 (8.85%) Software Engineering
13 192 (8.58%) Front End Development
14 183 (8.18%) Kanban
14 183 (8.18%) Pair Programming
15 178 (7.95%) Automated Testing
16 162 (7.24%) E-Commerce
17 140 (6.26%) DevOps
18 134 (5.99%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1267 (56.61%) Java
2 859 (38.38%) JavaScript
3 426 (19.03%) SQL
4 328 (14.66%) C#
5 251 (11.22%) Scala
6 205 (9.16%) Python
7 171 (7.64%) PHP
8 155 (6.93%) Ruby
9 120 (5.36%) Groovy
10 91 (4.07%) Objective-C
11 57 (2.55%) Apple Swift
11 57 (2.55%) C++
12 49 (2.19%) Clojure
13 46 (2.06%) T-SQL
14 37 (1.65%) PL/SQL
15 34 (1.52%) C
16 32 (1.43%) ES6
17 31 (1.39%) Perl
18 23 (1.03%) ECMAScript
18 23 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 113 (5.05%) Degree
1 113 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 78 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 11 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (0.36%) BC Cleared
4 8 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 7 (0.31%) ISEB
5 7 (0.31%) PhD
6 4 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.045%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.045%) MCITP
8 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.045%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.045%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.29%) QA
2 15 (0.67%) SDET
3 14 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.089%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.089%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.089%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.045%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.045%) SEPA
System Software
1 130 (5.81%) Docker
2 53 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.18%) KVM
7 4 (0.18%) Shibboleth
7 4 (0.18%) Varnish
8 2 (0.089%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.089%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.089%) LXC
8 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.089%) vSphere
9 1 (0.045%) Firmware
9 1 (0.045%) HDFS
9 1 (0.045%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 98 (4.38%) Puppet
2 43 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (1.74%) Ansible
4 15 (0.67%) SCCM
5 13 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.54%) Grafana
6 12 (0.54%) logstash
7 11 (0.49%) Kibana
8 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.27%) OpenAM
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
8 6 (0.27%) vRealize
9 4 (0.18%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.18%) StatsD
10 3 (0.13%) CloudHub
10 3 (0.13%) Oozie
10 3 (0.13%) OpenSSO
10 3 (0.13%) Sun Identity Manager
10 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 194 (8.67%) Oracle
2 146 (6.52%) Google
3 141 (6.30%) Microsoft
4 59 (2.64%) IBM
5 48 (2.14%) MuleSoft
6 47 (2.10%) Adobe
7 46 (2.06%) Apple
7 46 (2.06%) Red Hat
8 39 (1.74%) SAP
9 36 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (1.47%) hybris
11 31 (1.39%) ATG
12 29 (1.30%) Facebook
13 26 (1.16%) Atlassian
14 25 (1.12%) WSO2
15 18 (0.80%) Talend
15 18 (0.80%) VMware
16 17 (0.76%) Endeca
17 14 (0.63%) ForgeRock
18 13 (0.58%) Splunk
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