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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
UK
Rank 84 99 164
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +65
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1162 1127 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.64% 2.22% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.55% 7.69% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 826 483
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 £350 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -26.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.35% -6.87%

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
13587 14651 13891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.84% 28.86% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9325 10124 9363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 257 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +17 1082 £450 +0.27% 376
London 0 557 £475 - 137
South East +37 134 £450 +12.50% 54
City of London +33 106 £500 +11.11% 21
Yorkshire +69 99 £403 -2.42% 29
North West +26 90 £425 - 42
East of England +6 79 £438 +16.66% 37
West Yorkshire +59 68 £450 +9.75% 20
Leeds +49 62 £461 +11.14% 16
South West -6 44 £413 +10.00% 24
Hampshire +34 43 £475 +43.93% 10
Manchester +17 42 £428 +0.58% 24
Wales +1 34 £425 +21.42% 6
Scotland +12 29 £413 +13.79% 5
South Wales +6 29 £413 +17.85% 4
South Yorkshire +8 27 £275 -34.32% 5
West Midlands -4 27 £450 +20.00% 27
Cheshire +19 26 £414 +31.34% 11
Oxfordshire +14 26 £450 +7.14% 10
Surrey +25 24 £433 +15.33% 3
Edinburgh +13 24 £413 +13.79% 5
Sheffield +7 22 £270 -35.52% 4
East Midlands -2 22 £375 -6.25% 22
Cardiff -1 21 £401 +14.64% 3
North East -13 21 £410 -0.60% 4
Gloucestershire +19 20 £419 -
Tyne and Wear -18 20 £410 -0.60% 3
Hertfordshire +7 19 £438 +62.03% 15
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 19 £450 +5.88% 2
Essex +6 17 £463 +32.14% 6

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 1595 (66.05%) Agile Software Development
2 1247 (51.64%) Java
3 982 (40.66%) JavaScript
4 925 (38.30%) Web Services
5 922 (38.18%) TDD
6 841 (34.82%) HTML
7 765 (31.68%) Scrum
8 728 (30.14%) CSS
9 671 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 631 (26.13%) Spring
11 566 (23.44%) JSON
12 534 (22.11%) BDD
13 520 (21.53%) AngularJS
14 509 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
15 477 (19.75%) HTML5
16 454 (18.80%) SQL
17 419 (17.35%) MVC
18 418 (17.31%) Jenkins
19 401 (16.60%) C#
20 383 (15.86%) REST
20 383 (15.86%) Microservices
21 376 (15.57%) Node.js
21 376 (15.57%) OO
22 367 (15.20%) XML
23 356 (14.74%) .NET
24 347 (14.37%) JIRA
25 343 (14.20%) Linux
26 332 (13.75%) CSS3
27 327 (13.54%) jQuery
27 327 (13.54%) Kanban

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
1 191 (7.91%) Confluence
2 153 (6.34%) Tomcat
3 137 (5.67%) Apache
4 110 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
5 84 (3.48%) CMS
6 73 (3.02%) Apache Solr
7 71 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 62 (2.57%) JBoss
9 52 (2.15%) WebSphere
10 49 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 35 (1.45%) nginx
12 29 (1.20%) WebLogic
13 28 (1.16%) Apache Spark
13 28 (1.16%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.12%) Mule
15 20 (0.83%) IIS
16 19 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
16 19 (0.79%) Jetty
16 19 (0.79%) Mule ESB
17 16 (0.66%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 30 (1.24%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 15 (0.62%) MS Office
4 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) InVision
6 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.083%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 25 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.12%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.083%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.083%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.041%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 269 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (4.68%) GitHub
4 58 (2.40%) PaaS
5 31 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (1.16%) IaaS
7 26 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 20 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (0.70%) Heroku
11 17 (0.70%) SaaS
12 16 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (0.58%) OpenShift
14 13 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (0.54%) Office 365
15 12 (0.50%) Slack
16 10 (0.41%) Google Play
17 9 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 8 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 215 (8.90%) HTTP
2 55 (2.28%) Internet
3 34 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 21 (0.87%) Firewall
5 15 (0.62%) AMQP
6 14 (0.58%) VPN
7 12 (0.50%) Intranet
8 11 (0.46%) WAN
9 10 (0.41%) LAN
9 10 (0.41%) Network Security
9 10 (0.41%) VoIP
10 8 (0.33%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.33%) SNMP
11 7 (0.29%) FTP
11 7 (0.29%) LDAP
11 7 (0.29%) RTP
11 7 (0.29%) RTSP
12 6 (0.25%) MQTT
13 5 (0.21%) SSL
13 5 (0.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (13.13%) NoSQL
2 243 (10.06%) MongoDB
3 219 (9.07%) MySQL
4 212 (8.78%) SQL Server
5 151 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 87 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 56 (2.32%) Oracle Database
8 52 (2.15%) Redis
9 47 (1.95%) Big Data
10 45 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (1.53%) Hadoop
13 34 (1.41%) Neo4j
14 31 (1.28%) Couchbase
15 30 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (1.12%) RDBMS
18 25 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 24 (0.99%) HBase
20 23 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 671 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 418 (17.31%) Jenkins
3 347 (14.37%) JIRA
4 269 (11.14%) Selenium
5 264 (10.93%) JUnit
6 257 (10.64%) Maven
7 256 (10.60%) Cucumber
8 174 (7.20%) Subversion
9 153 (6.34%) Mockito
10 120 (4.97%) WebDriver
11 111 (4.60%) Gradle
12 104 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 100 (4.14%) SoapUI
14 88 (3.64%) Grunt
15 76 (3.15%) gulp
16 68 (2.82%) Visual Studio
17 67 (2.77%) Jasmine
18 60 (2.48%) NUnit
19 59 (2.44%) Eclipse
20 55 (2.28%) JMeter
General
1 233 (9.65%) Finance
2 88 (3.64%) Banking
3 83 (3.44%) Retail
4 70 (2.90%) Publishing
5 52 (2.15%) Marketing
5 52 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.41%) Games
7 31 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.16%) Electronics
8 28 (1.16%) Investment Banking
9 18 (0.75%) Front Office
10 15 (0.62%) Advertising
10 15 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.37%) Law
11 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.33%) Legal
13 7 (0.29%) Back Office
14 5 (0.21%) Online Betting
15 4 (0.17%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1805 (74.74%) Developer
2 655 (27.12%) Java Developer
3 224 (9.28%) Senior Developer
4 210 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 201 (8.32%) JavaScript Developer
6 163 (6.75%) Architect
7 150 (6.21%) .NET Developer
8 137 (5.67%) Agile Developer
9 130 (5.38%) C# Developer
10 106 (4.39%) Software Engineer
11 105 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
12 103 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
13 98 (4.06%) Angular Developer
14 93 (3.85%) iOS Developer
15 90 (3.73%) Scala Developer
16 82 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
17 78 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
18 77 (3.19%) Tester
19 74 (3.06%) PHP Developer
19 74 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 925 (38.30%) Web Services
2 841 (34.82%) HTML
3 728 (30.14%) CSS
4 631 (26.13%) Spring
5 566 (23.44%) JSON
6 520 (21.53%) AngularJS
7 477 (19.75%) HTML5
8 383 (15.86%) REST
9 376 (15.57%) Node.js
10 367 (15.20%) XML
11 356 (14.74%) .NET
12 332 (13.75%) CSS3
13 327 (13.54%) jQuery
14 325 (13.46%) SOAP
15 222 (9.19%) Hibernate
16 210 (8.70%) React
17 200 (8.28%) J2EE
18 166 (6.87%) Ajax
19 153 (6.34%) Sass
20 135 (5.59%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 169 (7.00%) User Experience
2 130 (5.38%) Mobile App
3 73 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
4 70 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 53 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (1.99%) iPad
7 37 (1.53%) iPhone
8 33 (1.37%) Social Media
9 24 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 24 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 22 (0.91%) Digital Media
11 21 (0.87%) Virtual Team
12 20 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
13 19 (0.79%) Data Structures
13 19 (0.79%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.70%) Fintech
14 17 (0.70%) RIA
15 16 (0.66%) Tandem
16 14 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 343 (14.20%) Linux
2 154 (6.38%) Apple iOS
3 128 (5.30%) Android
4 125 (5.18%) Unix
5 118 (4.89%) Windows
6 22 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 13 (0.54%) Windows Server
8 9 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
10 7 (0.29%) CentOS
10 7 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.25%) Solaris
12 5 (0.21%) HPUX
12 5 (0.21%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.041%) Debian
15 1 (0.041%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1595 (66.05%) Agile Software Development
2 922 (38.18%) TDD
3 765 (31.68%) Scrum
4 534 (22.11%) BDD
5 509 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
6 419 (17.35%) MVC
7 383 (15.86%) Microservices
8 376 (15.57%) OO
9 327 (13.54%) Kanban
10 306 (12.67%) Web Development
11 305 (12.63%) Open Source
12 300 (12.42%) Software Engineering
13 289 (11.97%) Front End Development
14 231 (9.57%) Pair Programming
15 229 (9.48%) SOA
16 218 (9.03%) DevOps
17 208 (8.61%) Unit Testing
18 179 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
19 176 (7.29%) E-Commerce
20 173 (7.16%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1247 (51.64%) Java
2 982 (40.66%) JavaScript
3 454 (18.80%) SQL
4 401 (16.60%) C#
5 302 (12.51%) Scala
6 289 (11.97%) Python
7 151 (6.25%) Ruby
8 143 (5.92%) PHP
9 101 (4.18%) Groovy
10 92 (3.81%) Objective-C
11 87 (3.60%) Apple Swift
12 74 (3.06%) T-SQL
13 57 (2.36%) C++
14 39 (1.61%) ES6
15 33 (1.37%) Bash Shell
15 33 (1.37%) C
16 32 (1.33%) Go
17 29 (1.20%) PL/SQL
18 28 (1.16%) PowerShell
19 27 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 152 (6.29%) Security Cleared
2 100 (4.14%) SC Cleared
3 79 (3.27%) Degree
4 21 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 19 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.66%) ISEB
7 14 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 12 (0.50%) CISSP
8 12 (0.50%) SANS
8 12 (0.50%) SSCP
9 6 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.21%) BC Cleared
11 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.12%) PhD
13 2 (0.083%) MCSD
14 1 (0.041%) CCNP
14 1 (0.041%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.041%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.72%) QA
2 36 (1.49%) SDET
3 15 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.083%) HL7
6 1 (0.041%) Dublin Core
6 1 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.041%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.041%) SEPA
6 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 167 (6.92%) Docker
2 23 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (0.37%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.25%) Shibboleth
6 5 (0.21%) HDFS
7 4 (0.17%) LXC
7 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.083%) KVM
8 2 (0.083%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.083%) vSphere
9 1 (0.041%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.041%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 91 (3.77%) Puppet
2 54 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 52 (2.15%) Ansible
4 31 (1.28%) Kibana
5 25 (1.04%) logstash
6 17 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 16 (0.66%) Grafana
8 13 (0.54%) Mesos
9 10 (0.41%) QRadar
10 9 (0.37%) rkt
10 9 (0.37%) Rsyslog
11 8 (0.33%) Marathon
12 7 (0.29%) Rancher
13 6 (0.25%) Nagios
13 6 (0.25%) OpenSSO
14 5 (0.21%) Capistrano
14 5 (0.21%) RSA enVision
14 5 (0.21%) StatsD
14 5 (0.21%) Terraform
15 4 (0.17%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 165 (6.83%) Oracle
2 149 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 105 (4.35%) Adobe
4 73 (3.02%) Atlassian
4 73 (3.02%) Google
5 60 (2.48%) IBM
6 52 (2.15%) MuleSoft
7 46 (1.90%) Splunk
8 40 (1.66%) hybris
9 38 (1.57%) Apple
9 38 (1.57%) ATG
10 34 (1.41%) SAP
11 33 (1.37%) VMware
12 31 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.04%) Apigee
14 23 (0.95%) Zend
15 21 (0.87%) CA
16 17 (0.70%) WSO2
16 17 (0.70%) Xamarin
17 16 (0.66%) Red Hat
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adteq
Rate: From £300 to £390 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Livedrive
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Ebury
Rate: £230.00 - £260.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venn Group
Rate: £275 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago