The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 60 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.86% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 92 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.32% 15.49% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 70 89
Average daily rate £375 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £397 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.15 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £55.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Wales

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 8 £400 +33.33% 4
North Wales - - - - 1
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful.

1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (72.00%) Scala
4 16 (64.00%) jQuery
4 16 (64.00%) MongoDB
5 15 (60.00%) TDD
5 15 (60.00%) OO
6 13 (52.00%) Perl
6 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 13 (52.00%) Mojolicious
7 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (48.00%) Web Services
8 11 (44.00%) OAuth
9 10 (40.00%) UNIX
9 10 (40.00%) Scrum
10 9 (36.00%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
11 8 (32.00%) BDD
12 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (28.00%) Legal
12 7 (28.00%) JSON
12 7 (28.00%) HTML
13 6 (24.00%) SOA
13 6 (24.00%) Selenium
13 6 (24.00%) JBehave
13 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
14 5 (20.00%) HTML5
14 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 5 (20.00%) Subversion
14 5 (20.00%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing RESTful also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) Selenium
3 6 (24.00%) JBehave
3 6 (24.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Subversion
5 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) Hudson
6 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
6 3 (12.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) Ant
7 2 (8.00%) Maven
7 2 (8.00%) QUnit
7 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (8.00%) Trac
7 2 (8.00%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (8.00%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (28.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Perl Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Automated Test Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Perl Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) jQuery
2 13 (52.00%) Mojolicious
3 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) OAuth
5 7 (28.00%) JSON
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) SOAP
9 2 (8.00%) J2EE
9 2 (8.00%) Spring
9 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
9 2 (8.00%) Sass
9 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
9 2 (8.00%) iXBRL
10 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) TDD
2 15 (60.00%) OO
3 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) OOP
7 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) MVC
9 2 (8.00%) Mobile Commerce
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Kanban
9 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Scala
3 13 (52.00%) Perl
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) XQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) XPath
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) Groovy
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) HP
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