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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 58 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 14 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.60% 1.02% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 3.64% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
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£340 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
242 220 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 27.63% 27.92% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 152 53
Average daily rate £325 £385 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £41.38 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.24% +3.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 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 0 13 £335 -16.25% 1
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RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 19 (61.29%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) jQuery
5 17 (54.84%) Perl
6 16 (51.61%) Web Services
7 15 (48.39%) OO
7 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
8 14 (45.16%) TDD
8 14 (45.16%) UNIX
9 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
10 12 (38.71%) Scala
10 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
10 12 (38.71%) Mojolicious
11 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (35.48%) OAuth
11 11 (35.48%) .NET
11 11 (35.48%) XML
12 10 (32.26%) SOAP
12 10 (32.26%) CSS
12 10 (32.26%) HTML
12 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
13 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (29.03%) C#
13 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
13 9 (29.03%) Legal
14 8 (25.81%) Scrum
14 8 (25.81%) CSS3
14 8 (25.81%) HTML5
15 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) FileNet
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (6.45%) ArcGIS
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) ArcSDE
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) MongoDB
3 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) AWS Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Perl Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.45%) SOA Developer
8 2 (6.45%) GIS Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Junior
9 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) jQuery
2 16 (51.61%) Web Services
3 12 (38.71%) Mojolicious
4 11 (35.48%) OAuth
4 11 (35.48%) XML
4 11 (35.48%) .NET
5 10 (32.26%) CSS
5 10 (32.26%) HTML
5 10 (32.26%) SOAP
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (25.81%) CSS3
7 8 (25.81%) HTML5
8 5 (16.13%) Spring
9 4 (12.90%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) JAX-RS
9 4 (12.90%) Drools
10 3 (9.68%) Java SE
10 3 (9.68%) Java EE
11 2 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 15 (48.39%) OO
3 14 (45.16%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) BPEL
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Information Security
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) BPMN
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) RUP
8 2 (6.45%) DSDM
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 17 (54.84%) Perl
4 12 (38.71%) Scala
5 9 (29.03%) C#
6 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) PHP
8 2 (6.45%) Python
8 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Mapinfo
1 2 (6.45%) ESRI
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft