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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 86 119 109
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 47 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.72% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 1.05% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 8
Median daily rate £400 £475 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +31.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £385 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £505 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
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
712 573 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.03% 22.36% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 355 356
Median daily rate £375 £350 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £33.55 £29.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.30% +14.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 15 £450 - 2
Staffordshire - 12 £316 - 3
Birmingham - 7 £413 - 4
Coventry -11 5 £356 -16.17% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £225 - 4
Solihull - 1 £425 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 - 4
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 72 (66.67%) Java
2 70 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (44.44%) Web Services
4 47 (43.52%) HTML
5 46 (42.59%) CSS
6 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
7 43 (39.81%) JSON
8 40 (37.04%) MVC
9 35 (32.41%) Spring
10 34 (31.48%) HTML5
11 31 (28.70%) REST
11 31 (28.70%) SOAP
12 30 (27.78%) SQL
13 29 (26.85%) Open Source
14 28 (25.93%) OO
14 28 (25.93%) XML
14 28 (25.93%) Scrum
15 25 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (19.44%) Hibernate
16 21 (19.44%) Java EE
16 21 (19.44%) C#
17 20 (18.52%) .NET
17 20 (18.52%) Adobe
17 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
17 20 (18.52%) DevOps
18 19 (17.59%) JBoss
18 19 (17.59%) API Development
19 18 (16.67%) JSP
19 18 (16.67%) Servlets
19 18 (16.67%) Configuration Management

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 19 (17.59%) JBoss
2 18 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 17 (15.74%) Apache ServiceMix
4 13 (12.04%) Mule
5 12 (11.11%) Confluence
6 6 (5.56%) Apache
7 5 (4.63%) Documentum
8 4 (3.70%) CMS
8 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.70%) WordPress
9 3 (2.78%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.70%) MS Office
1 4 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) GitHub
3 1 (0.93%) Google Play
3 1 (0.93%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) HTTP
1 3 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.93%) RethinkDB
6 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.96%) JIRA
3 13 (12.04%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.26%) Gradle
5 9 (8.33%) JUnit
5 9 (8.33%) Selenium
6 8 (7.41%) Visual Studio
7 7 (6.48%) Cucumber
7 7 (6.48%) Maven
7 7 (6.48%) SonarQube
7 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.56%) Ant
8 6 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (5.56%) Travis CI
9 5 (4.63%) SoapUI
9 5 (4.63%) Xcode
10 4 (3.70%) Subversion
11 3 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.78%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.78%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (2.78%) Games
2 2 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (88.89%) Developer
2 35 (32.41%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Administrator
6 10 (9.26%) Angular Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Architect
7 9 (8.33%) MuleSoft Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.56%) MuleSoft Architect
9 6 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 5 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Scala Developer
10 5 (4.63%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Azure Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Java Scala Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.44%) Web Services
2 47 (43.52%) HTML
3 46 (42.59%) CSS
4 43 (39.81%) JSON
5 35 (32.41%) Spring
6 34 (31.48%) HTML5
7 31 (28.70%) REST
7 31 (28.70%) SOAP
8 28 (25.93%) XML
9 21 (19.44%) Hibernate
9 21 (19.44%) Java EE
10 20 (18.52%) .NET
11 18 (16.67%) Apache Felix
11 18 (16.67%) Apache Sling
11 18 (16.67%) JSP
11 18 (16.67%) Servlets
12 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 16 (14.81%) Node.js
13 15 (13.89%) CSS3
14 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) User Experience
2 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.78%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) DataPower
4 2 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Linux
2 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Unix
4 2 (1.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) MVC
3 29 (26.85%) Open Source
4 28 (25.93%) OO
4 28 (25.93%) Scrum
5 25 (23.15%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (18.52%) DevOps
7 19 (17.59%) API Development
8 18 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 17 (15.74%) TDD
10 15 (13.89%) BDD
10 15 (13.89%) Release Management
11 11 (10.19%) Web Development
12 10 (9.26%) Automated Testing
13 9 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (8.33%) OOP
14 8 (7.41%) Kanban
14 8 (7.41%) Web Design
15 7 (6.48%) Pair Programming
15 7 (6.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.67%) Java
2 44 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 30 (27.78%) SQL
4 21 (19.44%) C#
5 14 (12.96%) Scala
6 9 (8.33%) PHP
7 6 (5.56%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.56%) Ruby
8 5 (4.63%) Apple Swift
8 5 (4.63%) Python
9 4 (3.70%) XAML
10 3 (2.78%) Groovy
10 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.85%) XPath
11 2 (1.85%) XQuery
12 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Adobe
2 17 (15.74%) MuleSoft
3 14 (12.96%) IBM
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.48%) WSO2
6 4 (3.70%) Google
7 3 (2.78%) Apple
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.85%) Ensighten
9 1 (0.93%) Kony
9 1 (0.93%) Pega
9 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
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Posted: 5 days ago