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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 70 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.44% 1.15% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 3.85% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
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£337 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.68% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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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
255 208 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.27% 29.97% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 150 65
Average daily rate £325 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% -60.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
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 28 August 2015. 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 -13 4 £337 -15.68% 4
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Java
3 18 (60.00%) jQuery
4 17 (56.67%) Perl
5 15 (50.00%) Web Services
5 15 (50.00%) OO
5 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (46.67%) TDD
6 14 (46.67%) UNIX
7 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 12 (40.00%) Scala
8 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
8 12 (40.00%) Mojolicious
9 11 (36.67%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (36.67%) OAuth
9 11 (36.67%) .NET
9 11 (36.67%) XML
10 10 (33.33%) CSS
10 10 (33.33%) HTML
10 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (30.00%) C#
11 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (30.00%) SOAP
11 9 (30.00%) Legal
12 8 (26.67%) Scrum
12 8 (26.67%) HTML5
12 8 (26.67%) CSS3
13 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (36.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) FileNet
3 2 (6.67%) ArcSDE
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) AWS Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Perl Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) SOA Developer
7 2 (6.67%) GIS Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) jQuery
2 15 (50.00%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) Mojolicious
4 11 (36.67%) OAuth
4 11 (36.67%) XML
4 11 (36.67%) .NET
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) SOAP
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (26.67%) CSS3
7 8 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) Drools
8 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 4 (13.33%) JAX-RS
8 4 (13.33%) Spring
9 3 (10.00%) Java SE
9 3 (10.00%) Java EE
10 2 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) GIS
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (50.00%) OO
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) BDD
6 4 (13.33%) BPEL
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 3 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) BPMN
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) RUP
8 2 (6.67%) DSDM
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) Perl
4 12 (40.00%) Scala
5 9 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.67%) PHP
8 2 (6.67%) Python
8 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Mapinfo
1 2 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago