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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 32 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Contract jobs citing RESTful 43 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.77% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.08% 0.55% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
204 181 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.13% 26.54% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 119 64
Average daily rate £370 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £526 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £66.00 £22.50 £140.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -83.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +28 39 £350 +11.11% 2
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (82.54%) Java
3 50 (79.37%) OO
3 50 (79.37%) TDD
4 45 (71.43%) Cucumber
5 43 (68.25%) SQL
6 39 (61.90%) Software Engineering
6 39 (61.90%) MongoDB
7 38 (60.32%) jQuery
8 36 (57.14%) Scala
8 36 (57.14%) Perl
9 34 (53.97%) Go
10 33 (52.38%) Unix
11 32 (50.79%) NoSQL
12 31 (49.21%) Selenium
13 30 (47.62%) Kafka
14 29 (46.03%) Mojolicious
14 29 (46.03%) Redis
15 25 (39.68%) Legal
16 21 (33.33%) Web Services
17 20 (31.75%) OAuth2
17 20 (31.75%) Elasticsearch
18 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
18 19 (30.16%) HTML
19 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
20 17 (26.98%) CSS
20 17 (26.98%) MVC
21 16 (25.40%) BDD
22 15 (23.81%) Ajax
22 15 (23.81%) SOA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (31.75%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 6 (9.52%) Node.js
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (61.90%) MongoDB
2 32 (50.79%) NoSQL
3 29 (46.03%) Redis
4 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.17%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 45 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 31 (49.21%) Selenium
3 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (22.22%) Subversion
5 11 (17.46%) JIRA
6 8 (12.70%) Hudson
6 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
7 7 (11.11%) Jasmine
7 7 (11.11%) QUnit
7 7 (11.11%) Sinon.JS
7 7 (11.11%) Trac
8 1 (1.59%) Grunt
8 1 (1.59%) gulp
8 1 (1.59%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.59%) Maven
8 1 (1.59%) Mockito
8 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (39.68%) Legal
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (93.65%) Developer
2 22 (34.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Perl Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.35%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.76%) MongoDB Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (60.32%) jQuery
2 30 (47.62%) Kafka
3 29 (46.03%) Mojolicious
4 21 (33.33%) Web Services
5 20 (31.75%) OAuth2
6 19 (30.16%) HTML
7 17 (26.98%) CSS
8 15 (23.81%) Ajax
9 9 (14.29%) CSS3
10 8 (12.70%) Gherkin
10 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
10 8 (12.70%) HTML5
10 8 (12.70%) XML
11 7 (11.11%) RequireJS
11 7 (11.11%) REST
11 7 (11.11%) Spring
11 7 (11.11%) XHTML
12 3 (4.76%) Java EE
12 3 (4.76%) JSP
12 3 (4.76%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.11%) W3C
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Unix
2 7 (11.11%) Android
2 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.52%) Linux
4 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (79.37%) OO
2 50 (79.37%) TDD
3 39 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.98%) MVC
5 16 (25.40%) BDD
6 15 (23.81%) SOA
7 8 (12.70%) OOP
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) Analytics
11 4 (6.35%) Coaching
11 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.76%) API Design
13 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (3.17%) Web Design
14 1 (1.59%) Automation Testing
14 1 (1.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) Java
2 43 (68.25%) SQL
3 36 (57.14%) Perl
3 36 (57.14%) Scala
4 34 (53.97%) Go
5 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 9 (14.29%) Ruby
7 3 (4.76%) PHP
8 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle
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