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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 109 156 183
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1155 872 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.15% 1.53% 1.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 5.57% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 637 483
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 £320 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £51.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
15731 15665 15106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.22% 27.44% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11012 10559 9742
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 228 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £17.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +51 1109 £450 +5.26% 345
London +33 580 £450 -5.26% 140
South East +49 156 £430 +11.68% 57
Yorkshire +50 108 £425 +6.25% 26
West Yorkshire +49 88 £425 -6.59% 18
Leeds +29 72 £450 -1.09% 17
North West +18 68 £465 +13.69% 43
City of London +19 65 £445 -11.00% 33
South West +31 58 £358 -4.66% 11
Oxfordshire +28 51 £463 +15.62% 12
East of England +31 50 £325 -18.75% 28
West Midlands -12 46 £425 +17.24% 20
Manchester +9 38 £400 -0.06% 32
Scotland -10 35 £375 - 6
Oxford +7 28 £400 -5.88% 3
Hampshire +3 28 £450 +38.46% 12
West Sussex +5 25 £493 +27.92% 2
East Midlands +7 24 £450 +20.80% 12
Edinburgh -15 23 £375 -6.25% 2
Cheshire +6 22 £475 -20.83% 7
Croydon +3 21 £380 +8.57% 2
Birmingham -20 20 £496 +32.30% 5
Cambridgeshire +19 19 £393 +2.95% 8
Norfolk +18 19 £275 +37.50% 1
Bristol +6 17 £340 -9.33% 5
Tyne and Wear -68 16 £450 +1.12% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne -69 16 £450 +1.12% 6
North East -73 16 £450 +1.12% 8
Worthing -1 15 £485 +21.25%
Cambridge +14 14 £393 +2.95% 4

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1433 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 1269 (55.83%) Java
3 871 (38.32%) Web Services
4 839 (36.91%) JavaScript
5 762 (33.52%) TDD
6 754 (33.17%) HTML
7 694 (30.53%) Scrum
8 630 (27.72%) Spring
9 629 (27.67%) CSS
10 619 (27.23%) Git (software)
11 495 (21.78%) JSON
12 468 (20.59%) AngularJS
13 459 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
14 458 (20.15%) HTML5
15 452 (19.89%) SQL
16 419 (18.43%) OO
17 379 (16.67%) MVC
18 373 (16.41%) SOAP
19 371 (16.32%) Jenkins
20 359 (15.79%) BDD
21 358 (15.75%) Linux
22 343 (15.09%) XML
23 341 (15.00%) REST
24 336 (14.78%) C#
25 327 (14.39%) Node.js
26 314 (13.81%) SOA
27 307 (13.51%) CSS3
28 305 (13.42%) .NET
29 297 (13.07%) Open Source
30 295 (12.98%) Microservices

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
1 140 (6.16%) Tomcat
2 114 (5.02%) Confluence
3 105 (4.62%) JBoss
4 77 (3.39%) Apache
5 76 (3.34%) Elasticsearch
6 61 (2.68%) CMS
7 59 (2.60%) WebSphere
8 43 (1.89%) Mule
9 41 (1.80%) IIS
10 35 (1.54%) WebLogic
11 33 (1.45%) Apache Spark
12 30 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
13 21 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 20 (0.88%) Mule ESB
15 19 (0.84%) nginx
15 19 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
16 18 (0.79%) Apache Solr
17 17 (0.75%) Jetty
18 16 (0.70%) GlassFish
19 15 (0.66%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.92%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.75%) MS Office
4 6 (0.26%) Doxygen
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.088%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.48%) Magento
5 7 (0.31%) BigMachines
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.18%) Eloqua
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.088%) Exchequer
10 1 (0.044%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.044%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.044%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 171 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (6.20%) GitHub
3 114 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
4 35 (1.54%) Google Play
5 26 (1.14%) SaaS
6 23 (1.01%) PaaS
7 21 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 21 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (0.79%) Force.com
8 18 (0.79%) Heroku
9 17 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
10 16 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (0.66%) IaaS
12 11 (0.48%) Boomi
13 9 (0.40%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.26%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 256 (11.26%) HTTP
2 35 (1.54%) SSL
3 26 (1.14%) Network Security
4 17 (0.75%) Firewall
4 17 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 16 (0.70%) Internet
6 15 (0.66%) Bluetooth
7 14 (0.62%) AMQP
7 14 (0.62%) DNS
8 10 (0.44%) FTP
8 10 (0.44%) Kerberos
9 9 (0.40%) SNMP
9 9 (0.40%) VPN
10 7 (0.31%) LDAP
10 7 (0.31%) SSH
11 6 (0.26%) DMZ
11 6 (0.26%) MQTT
11 6 (0.26%) Wireshark
11 6 (0.26%) ZigBee
12 5 (0.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (11.17%) NoSQL
2 237 (10.43%) MongoDB
3 202 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 192 (8.45%) MySQL
5 151 (6.64%) Relational Database
6 130 (5.72%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (2.60%) Hadoop
8 58 (2.55%) Oracle Database
9 52 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 42 (1.85%) CouchDB
11 39 (1.72%) Big Data
12 37 (1.63%) Couchbase
13 34 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 34 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 29 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 26 (1.14%) Redis
16 22 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (0.97%) DB2
17 21 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (0.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 619 (27.23%) Git (software)
2 371 (16.32%) Jenkins
3 271 (11.92%) JIRA
4 263 (11.57%) JUnit
5 233 (10.25%) Maven
6 191 (8.40%) Cucumber
7 169 (7.44%) Subversion
8 148 (6.51%) Selenium
9 122 (5.37%) Mockito
10 100 (4.40%) Gradle
11 84 (3.70%) gulp
12 83 (3.65%) Grunt
13 64 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 58 (2.55%) SoapUI
15 56 (2.46%) Xcode
16 55 (2.42%) Eclipse
17 54 (2.38%) Spock
18 53 (2.33%) Visual Studio
19 51 (2.24%) Mercurial
20 48 (2.11%) Jasmine
General
1 214 (9.41%) Finance
2 89 (3.92%) Retail
3 66 (2.90%) Banking
4 51 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 45 (1.98%) Marketing
6 42 (1.85%) Publishing
7 27 (1.19%) Games
8 26 (1.14%) Electronics
8 26 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 20 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.57%) Legal
11 11 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.48%) Front Office
12 8 (0.35%) Back Office
13 7 (0.31%) Law
14 6 (0.26%) International Banking
15 5 (0.22%) Advertising
16 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 4 (0.18%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.088%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1762 (77.52%) Developer
2 651 (28.64%) Java Developer
3 315 (13.86%) Senior Developer
4 170 (7.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 157 (6.91%) Architect
6 147 (6.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 147 (6.47%) Scala Developer
7 144 (6.34%) .NET Developer
8 142 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 102 (4.49%) Agile Developer
10 100 (4.40%) PHP Developer
11 97 (4.27%) iOS Developer
12 96 (4.22%) C# Developer
13 90 (3.96%) Angular Developer
14 73 (3.21%) Applications Developer
15 71 (3.12%) Full Stack Developer
16 70 (3.08%) Agile Java Developer
17 69 (3.04%) Android Developer
18 66 (2.90%) Node.js Developer
19 65 (2.86%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 871 (38.32%) Web Services
2 754 (33.17%) HTML
3 630 (27.72%) Spring
4 629 (27.67%) CSS
5 495 (21.78%) JSON
6 468 (20.59%) AngularJS
7 458 (20.15%) HTML5
8 373 (16.41%) SOAP
9 343 (15.09%) XML
10 341 (15.00%) REST
11 327 (14.39%) Node.js
12 307 (13.51%) CSS3
13 305 (13.42%) .NET
14 291 (12.80%) Hibernate
15 259 (11.39%) J2EE
16 237 (10.43%) jQuery
17 155 (6.82%) Ajax
18 137 (6.03%) Play Framework
19 134 (5.90%) ASP.NET
20 127 (5.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 192 (8.45%) User Experience
2 143 (6.29%) Mobile App
3 120 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
4 114 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 86 (3.78%) iPad
6 58 (2.55%) Algorithms
7 56 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (2.46%) iPhone
8 55 (2.42%) Data Structures
9 38 (1.67%) Social Media
10 35 (1.54%) Digital Media
11 29 (1.28%) DataPower
12 26 (1.14%) Fintech
13 21 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 19 (0.84%) Cryptography
14 19 (0.84%) Device Driver
15 13 (0.57%) SWIFT
15 13 (0.57%) Web 2.0
16 12 (0.53%) Data Centre
16 12 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 358 (15.75%) Linux
2 179 (7.88%) Windows
3 177 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 143 (6.29%) Android
5 106 (4.66%) Unix
6 37 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 28 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (1.14%) Windows 10
9 24 (1.06%) Ubuntu
10 22 (0.97%) Windows Phone
11 18 (0.79%) CentOS
12 12 (0.53%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.40%) VMS
14 7 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.13%) Solaris
16 2 (0.088%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.044%) Mesosphere
17 1 (0.044%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1433 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 762 (33.52%) TDD
3 694 (30.53%) Scrum
4 459 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
5 419 (18.43%) OO
6 379 (16.67%) MVC
7 359 (15.79%) BDD
8 314 (13.81%) SOA
9 297 (13.07%) Open Source
10 295 (12.98%) Microservices
11 216 (9.50%) Web Development
12 201 (8.84%) Unit Testing
13 190 (8.36%) Software Engineering
14 186 (8.18%) Front End Development
15 176 (7.74%) Automated Testing
16 170 (7.48%) Pair Programming
17 164 (7.22%) Kanban
18 153 (6.73%) E-Commerce
19 150 (6.60%) Multithreading
20 136 (5.98%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1269 (55.83%) Java
2 839 (36.91%) JavaScript
3 452 (19.89%) SQL
4 336 (14.78%) C#
5 247 (10.87%) Scala
6 201 (8.84%) Python
7 187 (8.23%) PHP
8 148 (6.51%) Ruby
9 107 (4.71%) Groovy
10 79 (3.48%) Objective-C
11 62 (2.73%) T-SQL
12 52 (2.29%) Apple Swift
12 52 (2.29%) C++
13 47 (2.07%) Clojure
14 45 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 39 (1.72%) C
16 36 (1.58%) Apex Code
17 35 (1.54%) ES6
18 32 (1.41%) ECMAScript
19 31 (1.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 138 (6.07%) Security Cleared
2 118 (5.19%) Degree
3 86 (3.78%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (0.44%) BC Cleared
5 10 (0.44%) DV Cleared
6 8 (0.35%) PhD
7 6 (0.26%) ISEB
8 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.088%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.088%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.044%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.044%) MCITP
10 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.044%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.00%) QA
2 18 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.44%) SDET
4 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.088%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.088%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.088%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.044%) HL7
6 1 (0.044%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.044%) RMADS
6 1 (0.044%) SEPA
System Software
1 122 (5.37%) Docker
2 46 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (0.92%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.26%) Varnish
7 5 (0.22%) LXC
8 4 (0.18%) KVM
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.13%) Shibboleth
10 2 (0.088%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.088%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.088%) vCloud
10 2 (0.088%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.088%) vSphere
11 1 (0.044%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 80 (3.52%) Puppet
2 34 (1.50%) Ansible
2 34 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.79%) Kibana
4 15 (0.66%) SCCM
5 12 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 12 (0.53%) logstash
6 11 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (0.35%) Grafana
8 6 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.26%) vRealize
9 5 (0.22%) OpenAM
10 4 (0.18%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.13%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.13%) CloudHub
11 3 (0.13%) Nagios
11 3 (0.13%) Oozie
11 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 2 (0.088%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 209 (9.19%) Oracle
2 151 (6.64%) Google
3 143 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 68 (2.99%) IBM
5 54 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 50 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 45 (1.98%) Apple
8 43 (1.89%) SAP
9 37 (1.63%) Adobe
9 37 (1.63%) MuleSoft
10 32 (1.41%) ATG
11 30 (1.32%) Facebook
12 26 (1.14%) Zend
13 25 (1.10%) Atlassian
14 24 (1.06%) WSO2
15 21 (0.92%) Endeca
15 21 (0.92%) hybris
16 19 (0.84%) Talend
16 19 (0.84%) VMware
17 17 (0.75%) Siebel
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Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Salt
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Warrington, Cheshire
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
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Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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City, London
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Cheshire
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Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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The Bridge Ltd
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Data Idols
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E-synergy Solutions
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Avion Recruitment Solutions
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