The first table below looks at the demand for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 32 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.73% 1.15% 3.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.92% 2.70% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £550 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.96% 42.53% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 19
Average daily rate £363 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
RESTful
Hertfordshire

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RESTful across the Watford region.

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Watford

RESTful
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef