The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RESTful 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.69% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.00% 33.94% 35.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 3
Average daily rate £363 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £390 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) UNIX
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Retail
4 12 (66.67%) Subversion
4 12 (66.67%) Document Management
4 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 12 (66.67%) Flash
4 12 (66.67%) Java
4 12 (66.67%) DB2
4 12 (66.67%) QA
4 12 (66.67%) Selenium
4 12 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (66.67%) System Testing
4 12 (66.67%) XML
4 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 12 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
4 12 (66.67%) Coaching
4 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (50.00%) J2EE
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 6 (33.33%) PHPUnit

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) DB2
1 12 (66.67%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Subversion
1 12 (66.67%) Selenium
1 12 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 9 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 3 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Tester
1 12 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 12 (66.67%) XML
2 12 (66.67%) Flash
3 9 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) Gherkin
5 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
5 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 3 (16.67%) Struts2
6 3 (16.67%) JMS
6 3 (16.67%) Struts
7 2 (11.11%) JSP
7 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 1 (5.56%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) XHTML
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Document Management
3 12 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (66.67%) System Testing
3 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase