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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
UK
Rank 88 87 157
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +70
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1191 1193 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.62% 2.33% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.38% 8.17% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 841 518
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 £338 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £29.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
14205 14607 14048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10043 9256
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.07 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 27 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

RESTful Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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 +9 1118 £450 +2.85% 430
London -11 519 £475 - 175
South East +47 159 £450 +8.43% 53
City of London +20 94 £500 +14.28% 32
Yorkshire +47 91 £420 +6.66% 33
North West +10 87 £425 - 52
East of England +9 85 £425 +3.03% 33
West Yorkshire +47 69 £425 +1.19% 22
Leeds +33 63 £425 +1.19% 18
South West -7 56 £403 +0.62% 21
Hampshire +39 54 £475 +35.71% 13
Oxfordshire +13 43 £488 +11.74% 8
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 41 £385 +10.00% 3
North East +1 41 £385 +8.07% 7
Tyne and Wear +1 41 £385 +8.07% 4
West Midlands +2 40 £425 +13.33% 29
Wales +13 38 £419 +19.64% 9
Manchester +1 36 £425 - 26
South Wales +22 34 £413 +17.85% 8
East Midlands -6 33 £375 +7.14% 26
Cheshire +23 32 £420 +12.75% 18
Hertfordshire +8 30 £500 +34.22% 10
Scotland -3 27 £394 +5.00% 9
Cardiff +10 25 £400 +14.28% 5
Edinburgh +10 23 £400 +10.34% 6
Oxford +13 22 £500 +15.60% 3
Gloucestershire +18 20 £413 -21.42% 1
South Yorkshire +8 20 £275 -24.13% 6
Buckinghamshire +7 17 £350 -8.19% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 15 £425 -14.78% 11

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1628 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1241 (51.13%) Java
3 981 (40.42%) JavaScript
4 940 (38.73%) Web Services
5 926 (38.15%) TDD
6 829 (34.16%) HTML
7 741 (30.53%) Scrum
8 716 (29.50%) CSS
9 659 (27.15%) Git (software)
10 583 (24.02%) Spring
11 558 (22.99%) JSON
12 535 (22.04%) BDD
13 529 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
14 488 (20.11%) AngularJS
15 445 (18.34%) HTML5
16 435 (17.92%) Jenkins
17 424 (17.47%) MVC
18 411 (16.93%) SQL
19 400 (16.48%) Microservices
20 398 (16.40%) C#
21 388 (15.99%) OO
22 370 (15.25%) REST
23 368 (15.16%) XML
24 365 (15.04%) Linux
24 365 (15.04%) Node.js
25 352 (14.50%) JIRA
25 352 (14.50%) .NET
26 338 (13.93%) SOAP
27 318 (13.10%) Open Source
28 313 (12.90%) CSS3

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
1 192 (7.91%) Confluence
2 136 (5.60%) Apache
3 119 (4.90%) Tomcat
4 87 (3.58%) Elasticsearch
5 70 (2.88%) CMS
6 67 (2.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 64 (2.64%) JBoss
8 58 (2.39%) WebSphere
9 57 (2.35%) Apache Solr
10 54 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 35 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 29 (1.19%) Apache Spark
13 27 (1.11%) SharePoint
14 24 (0.99%) nginx
15 23 (0.95%) Mule
16 22 (0.91%) IIS
17 17 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
18 16 (0.66%) Mule ESB
19 14 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
20 13 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (1.15%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.87%) Photoshop
3 14 (0.58%) MS Office
4 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.12%) InVision
4 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.082%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.041%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.041%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 27 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.21%) Magento
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.082%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.082%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.041%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 244 (10.05%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (4.08%) GitHub
4 59 (2.43%) PaaS
5 33 (1.36%) IaaS
6 24 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.95%) Amazon S3
8 20 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
10 17 (0.70%) Heroku
11 15 (0.62%) Office 365
12 14 (0.58%) Google Play
13 12 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (0.45%) SaaS
14 11 (0.45%) Slack
15 10 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 10 (0.41%) Boomi
15 10 (0.41%) OpenShift
16 9 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 210 (8.65%) HTTP
2 49 (2.02%) Internet
3 46 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.03%) Firewall
5 21 (0.87%) SSL
6 18 (0.74%) VoIP
6 18 (0.74%) VPN
7 16 (0.66%) Network Security
7 16 (0.66%) WAN
8 15 (0.62%) LAN
9 13 (0.54%) AMQP
10 11 (0.45%) Intranet
11 10 (0.41%) DNS
11 10 (0.41%) LDAP
12 9 (0.37%) FTP
13 8 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (0.33%) Wireless
14 7 (0.29%) RTP
14 7 (0.29%) RTSP
15 6 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (10.88%) NoSQL
2 215 (8.86%) MongoDB
3 201 (8.28%) MySQL
4 197 (8.12%) SQL Server
5 159 (6.55%) Relational Database
6 86 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
7 60 (2.47%) Oracle Database
8 57 (2.35%) Redis
9 49 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 48 (1.98%) Big Data
11 39 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (1.40%) Neo4j
12 34 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 34 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (1.36%) Hadoop
14 31 (1.28%) RDBMS
15 24 (0.99%) HBase
16 20 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 19 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 659 (27.15%) Git (software)
2 435 (17.92%) Jenkins
3 352 (14.50%) JIRA
4 272 (11.21%) Selenium
5 230 (9.48%) JUnit
6 228 (9.39%) Cucumber
7 211 (8.69%) Maven
8 176 (7.25%) Subversion
9 150 (6.18%) Mockito
10 138 (5.69%) WebDriver
11 118 (4.86%) Gradle
12 103 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 95 (3.91%) SoapUI
14 84 (3.46%) Grunt
15 71 (2.93%) gulp
16 69 (2.84%) Jasmine
17 61 (2.51%) NUnit
18 60 (2.47%) TeamCity
19 58 (2.39%) Eclipse
20 56 (2.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 250 (10.30%) Finance
2 104 (4.29%) Banking
3 82 (3.38%) Retail
4 62 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.22%) Publishing
6 50 (2.06%) Marketing
7 37 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.48%) Games
9 31 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 28 (1.15%) Electronics
11 22 (0.91%) Front Office
12 15 (0.62%) Advertising
13 12 (0.49%) Automotive
14 10 (0.41%) Legal
15 9 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.33%) Back Office
16 8 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.21%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.21%) Law
17 5 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1827 (75.28%) Developer
2 633 (26.08%) Java Developer
3 220 (9.06%) Senior Developer
4 205 (8.45%) JavaScript Developer
5 197 (8.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 153 (6.30%) Architect
7 152 (6.26%) .NET Developer
8 134 (5.52%) C# Developer
9 131 (5.40%) Agile Developer
10 109 (4.49%) Angular Developer
11 106 (4.37%) iOS Developer
12 102 (4.20%) Agile Java Developer
13 96 (3.96%) Software Engineer
14 91 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
15 90 (3.71%) Scala Developer
16 82 (3.38%) C# .NET Developer
17 81 (3.34%) Full Stack Developer
17 81 (3.34%) Software Developer
18 80 (3.30%) PHP Developer
19 77 (3.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 940 (38.73%) Web Services
2 829 (34.16%) HTML
3 716 (29.50%) CSS
4 583 (24.02%) Spring
5 558 (22.99%) JSON
6 488 (20.11%) AngularJS
7 445 (18.34%) HTML5
8 370 (15.25%) REST
9 368 (15.16%) XML
10 365 (15.04%) Node.js
11 352 (14.50%) .NET
12 338 (13.93%) SOAP
13 313 (12.90%) CSS3
14 310 (12.77%) jQuery
15 218 (8.98%) Hibernate
16 216 (8.90%) React
17 192 (7.91%) Ajax
18 174 (7.17%) J2EE
19 144 (5.93%) ASP.NET
20 142 (5.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 164 (6.76%) User Experience
2 136 (5.60%) Mobile App
3 65 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
4 63 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 54 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 46 (1.90%) iPad
7 37 (1.52%) iPhone
8 29 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 28 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 28 (1.15%) Social Media
10 22 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 22 (0.91%) Virtual Team
11 20 (0.82%) Animation
12 19 (0.78%) Fintech
12 19 (0.78%) RIA
13 18 (0.74%) Data Structures
14 15 (0.62%) DataPower
14 15 (0.62%) Tandem
15 14 (0.58%) Derivative
15 14 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 365 (15.04%) Linux
2 174 (7.17%) Apple iOS
3 138 (5.69%) Android
4 135 (5.56%) Unix
5 112 (4.61%) Windows
6 22 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 21 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.33%) Solaris
9 8 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 8 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.29%) HPUX
10 7 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
11 6 (0.25%) CentOS
11 6 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.082%) Debian
15 1 (0.041%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1628 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 926 (38.15%) TDD
3 741 (30.53%) Scrum
4 535 (22.04%) BDD
5 529 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
6 424 (17.47%) MVC
7 400 (16.48%) Microservices
8 388 (15.99%) OO
9 318 (13.10%) Open Source
10 307 (12.65%) Kanban
11 299 (12.32%) Software Engineering
12 295 (12.15%) Web Development
13 280 (11.54%) Front End Development
14 237 (9.77%) DevOps
15 226 (9.31%) Unit Testing
16 223 (9.19%) Pair Programming
17 212 (8.74%) SOA
18 186 (7.66%) Responsive Web Design
19 183 (7.54%) Automated Testing
20 179 (7.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1241 (51.13%) Java
2 981 (40.42%) JavaScript
3 411 (16.93%) SQL
4 398 (16.40%) C#
5 300 (12.36%) Scala
6 289 (11.91%) Python
7 161 (6.63%) Ruby
8 147 (6.06%) PHP
9 103 (4.24%) Objective-C
10 97 (4.00%) Apple Swift
11 88 (3.63%) Groovy
12 75 (3.09%) T-SQL
13 54 (2.22%) C++
14 45 (1.85%) ES6
15 39 (1.61%) PL/SQL
16 34 (1.40%) Bash Shell
16 34 (1.40%) Go
17 33 (1.36%) PowerShell
18 29 (1.19%) Shell Script
19 26 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 150 (6.18%) Security Cleared
2 101 (4.16%) SC Cleared
3 69 (2.84%) Degree
4 18 (0.74%) CISSP
4 18 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 17 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 17 (0.70%) SANS
5 17 (0.70%) SSCP
6 15 (0.62%) ISEB
6 15 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.12%) VCAP
9 3 (0.12%) VCP6
9 3 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.082%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.082%) MCSD
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.041%) HND
11 1 (0.041%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (5.56%) QA
2 33 (1.36%) SDET
3 18 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.16%) WCAG
6 2 (0.082%) HL7
6 2 (0.082%) PMO
7 1 (0.041%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.041%) MiFID
7 1 (0.041%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.041%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 177 (7.29%) Docker
2 16 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 9 (0.37%) Shibboleth
6 5 (0.21%) HDFS
6 5 (0.21%) LXC
6 5 (0.21%) vSphere
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.082%) KVM
9 2 (0.082%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.041%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.041%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 83 (3.42%) Puppet
2 60 (2.47%) Ansible
3 50 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (1.57%) Kibana
5 30 (1.24%) logstash
6 21 (0.87%) Kubernetes
7 15 (0.62%) Grafana
8 14 (0.58%) QRadar
9 13 (0.54%) Mesos
10 11 (0.45%) rkt
11 10 (0.41%) Nagios
12 9 (0.37%) Rsyslog
13 8 (0.33%) Marathon
13 8 (0.33%) RSA enVision
14 7 (0.29%) Rancher
15 5 (0.21%) OpenSSO
15 5 (0.21%) Terraform
15 5 (0.21%) vRealize
15 5 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 5 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 181 (7.46%) Oracle
2 143 (5.89%) Microsoft
3 97 (4.00%) Adobe
4 80 (3.30%) Atlassian
5 78 (3.21%) Google
6 68 (2.80%) IBM
7 52 (2.14%) Splunk
8 43 (1.77%) VMware
9 38 (1.57%) MuleSoft
10 37 (1.52%) ATG
11 35 (1.44%) Apple
12 34 (1.40%) SAP
13 32 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.07%) Apigee
14 26 (1.07%) hybris
14 26 (1.07%) Red Hat
15 25 (1.03%) Zend
16 23 (0.95%) CA
17 20 (0.82%) Sybase
18 18 (0.74%) Xamarin
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Devon
itecopeople
Rate: £320 - £340 per day + rate neg on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Shropshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6-12 months initial contract, long term program
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Thomas Group
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £479 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 6 & 12 months contracts available
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £479 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northern Ireland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 18 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Gamesys
Posted: 27 days ago