The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 104 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.66% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.83% 2.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
RESTful
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
636 575 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.79% 27.19% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 361 337
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 21
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £32.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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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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
Shropshire - 6 £350 - 1
Herefordshire - 5 £325 -
Coventry - 3 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 2
West Bromwich - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (45.83%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) Node.js
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Ajax
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) SOAP
8 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) HTML
9 5 (20.83%) Java
10 4 (16.67%) Web Services
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) Subversion
10 4 (16.67%) TDD
10 4 (16.67%) CMS
10 4 (16.67%) Web Development
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (12.50%) MVC
11 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
12 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (8.33%) SQL Server

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (37.50%) Node.js
2 4 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQLite
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Xcode
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (4.17%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.17%) Yeoman
3 1 (4.17%) Bower
General
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Scala Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) Ajax
4 7 (29.17%) SOAP
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 1 (4.17%) LINQ
9 1 (4.17%) XML
9 1 (4.17%) DOM
9 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) iPhone
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (4.17%) Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Progressive Enhancement
7 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.17%) Android Development
7 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCP
1 1 (4.17%) MCAD
1 1 (4.17%) MCSD
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
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