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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 56 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing RESTful 14 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.17% 2.23% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 6.69% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
267 254 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.46% 33.33% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 160 151
Average daily rate £375 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 -13 12 £350 -4.10% 2
West Wales - 1 £450 - 1
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (85.19%) OO
3 44 (81.48%) Cucumber
4 42 (77.78%) SQL
4 42 (77.78%) TDD
5 41 (75.93%) Software Engineering
5 41 (75.93%) Java
5 41 (75.93%) MongoDB
6 39 (72.22%) Perl
7 38 (70.37%) Unix
7 38 (70.37%) jQuery
8 36 (66.67%) Selenium
8 36 (66.67%) NoSQL
9 34 (62.96%) Scala
9 34 (62.96%) Mojolicious
10 33 (61.11%) Go
11 32 (59.26%) Kafka
12 31 (57.41%) Redis
13 26 (48.15%) Legal
14 21 (38.89%) OAuth2
14 21 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
15 18 (33.33%) HTML
16 16 (29.63%) CSS
17 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
18 11 (20.37%) Ajax
18 11 (20.37%) Web Services
19 10 (18.52%) MVC
20 9 (16.67%) XML
20 9 (16.67%) SOA
20 9 (16.67%) Git (software)

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 21 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (75.93%) MongoDB
2 36 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 31 (57.41%) Redis
4 2 (3.70%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 44 (81.48%) Cucumber
2 36 (66.67%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.81%) Subversion
5 4 (7.41%) Hudson
5 4 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 4 (7.41%) QUnit
5 4 (7.41%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (7.41%) Trac
6 1 (1.85%) Concordion
6 1 (1.85%) Grunt
6 1 (1.85%) gulp
General
1 26 (48.15%) Legal
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (96.30%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Perl Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 1 (1.85%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (70.37%) jQuery
2 34 (62.96%) Mojolicious
3 32 (59.26%) Kafka
4 21 (38.89%) OAuth2
5 18 (33.33%) HTML
6 16 (29.63%) CSS
7 11 (20.37%) Ajax
7 11 (20.37%) Web Services
8 9 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (12.96%) XHTML
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
10 5 (9.26%) HTML5
11 4 (7.41%) Gherkin
11 4 (7.41%) RequireJS
12 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
13 2 (3.70%) JAX-RS
13 2 (3.70%) PostGIS
13 2 (3.70%) REST
14 1 (1.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) W3C
3 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Unix
2 4 (7.41%) Android
2 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (90.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (85.19%) OO
3 42 (77.78%) TDD
4 41 (75.93%) Software Engineering
5 10 (18.52%) MVC
6 9 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (9.26%) BDD
7 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.41%) OOP
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 3 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 2 (3.70%) Analytics
10 2 (3.70%) Coaching
10 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.70%) Web Design
11 1 (1.85%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (77.78%) SQL
2 41 (75.93%) Java
3 39 (72.22%) Perl
4 34 (62.96%) Scala
5 33 (61.11%) Go
6 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.85%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Google
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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