The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 33 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing RESTful 49 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.05% 4.91% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.44% 13.08% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £323 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
RESTful
UK

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
281 260 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.69% 37.52% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 219 160
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
South Wales +10 41 £425 +21.42% 1
West Wales - 5 £550 - 2
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UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 49 (83.05%) Java
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Scrum
3 25 (42.37%) TDD
3 25 (42.37%) Open Source
4 24 (40.68%) Web Services
4 24 (40.68%) Jenkins
4 24 (40.68%) Microservices
5 23 (38.98%) Spring
5 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
6 22 (37.29%) BDD
7 19 (32.20%) MongoDB
7 19 (32.20%) JSON
8 18 (30.51%) REST
9 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (27.12%) Kanban
10 16 (27.12%) Python
11 15 (25.42%) Scala
12 13 (22.03%) Spring Boot
13 12 (20.34%) DevOps
13 12 (20.34%) Go
13 12 (20.34%) Kafka
13 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.34%) HTML
14 11 (18.64%) Linux
14 11 (18.64%) HTTP
14 11 (18.64%) Cucumber
14 11 (18.64%) Swagger
15 10 (16.95%) Continuous Deployment
15 10 (16.95%) High Availability

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (11.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.39%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (11.86%) Neo4j
6 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.39%) GIS
7 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.39%) Spark SQL
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (40.68%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.64%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.47%) Maven
5 4 (6.78%) JUnit
6 3 (5.08%) JIRA
7 2 (3.39%) DbUnit
7 2 (3.39%) jMock
7 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.39%) Mockito
7 2 (3.39%) Selenium
7 2 (3.39%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Electronics
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (77.97%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Software Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Agile Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) AWS Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Scala Developer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) NoSQL Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Agile Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Scala Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) Web Services
2 23 (38.98%) Spring
3 19 (32.20%) JSON
4 18 (30.51%) REST
5 13 (22.03%) Spring Boot
6 12 (20.34%) HTML
6 12 (20.34%) Kafka
7 11 (18.64%) Swagger
8 10 (16.95%) iXBRL
9 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
10 7 (11.86%) Dropwizard
10 7 (11.86%) JAX-RS
10 7 (11.86%) Play Framework
11 6 (10.17%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (10.17%) Node.js
11 6 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (8.47%) SOAP
13 3 (5.08%) CSS
13 3 (5.08%) HTML5
13 3 (5.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.69%) Blog
2 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Mac OS X
2 6 (10.17%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (83.05%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Scrum
3 25 (42.37%) Open Source
3 25 (42.37%) TDD
4 24 (40.68%) Microservices
5 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
6 22 (37.29%) BDD
7 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (27.12%) Kanban
9 12 (20.34%) DevOps
10 10 (16.95%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (16.95%) High Availability
11 9 (15.25%) API Design
12 8 (13.56%) API Development
13 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
13 7 (11.86%) Load Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (11.86%) SOA
13 7 (11.86%) Web Design
14 5 (8.47%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) Java
2 16 (27.12%) Python
3 15 (25.42%) Scala
4 12 (20.34%) Go
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) Ruby
6 5 (8.47%) SQL
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Splunk
2 4 (6.78%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.39%) OpenText
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore