The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 16 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.39% 8.42% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 16.00% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.42% -26.25%

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
27 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.88% 52.63% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 22
Median daily rate £475 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) XML
4 5 (55.56%) XSLT
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (44.44%) JMS
5 4 (44.44%) SOA
5 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
5 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 4 (44.44%) DataPower
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
5 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 4 (44.44%) API Development
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
6 3 (33.33%) CRM

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Boomi
1 2 (22.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce Architect
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Java Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Java Solutions Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Integration Developer
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) DataPower
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) API Development
2 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle