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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 71 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Contract jobs citing RESTful 77 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.38% 0.40% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% 1.82% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 7 12
Median daily rate £396 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
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
786 548 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.25% 21.97% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 349 336
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £236 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.84 £34.20 £33.55
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 27 September 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 27 September 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
Birmingham +10 24 £495 +38.94% 5
Coventry +1 16 £396 +5.46% 3
Shropshire - 13 £463 - 2
Staffordshire - 5 £304 - 6
Warwickshire - 3 £350 - 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £400 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 70 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (64.00%) Java
3 49 (49.00%) Web Services
4 41 (41.00%) JSON
5 39 (39.00%) JavaScript
6 38 (38.00%) HTML
6 38 (38.00%) CSS
7 37 (37.00%) MVC
8 33 (33.00%) SOAP
9 32 (32.00%) SQL
10 31 (31.00%) XML
11 30 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (29.00%) Spring
13 28 (28.00%) HTML5
14 27 (27.00%) OO
15 25 (25.00%) Open Source
15 25 (25.00%) REST
16 24 (24.00%) C#
17 23 (23.00%) .NET
17 23 (23.00%) Scrum
18 21 (21.00%) Hibernate
18 21 (21.00%) JBoss
19 20 (20.00%) Java EE
20 19 (19.00%) Configuration Management
20 19 (19.00%) DevOps
21 18 (18.00%) API Development
22 17 (17.00%) Adobe
22 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
22 17 (17.00%) JSP
22 17 (17.00%) Servlets

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 21 (21.00%) JBoss
2 17 (17.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (17.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 13 (13.00%) Mule
4 8 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.00%) Confluence
6 5 (5.00%) Apache
7 3 (3.00%) CMS
7 3 (3.00%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.00%) Documentum
8 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (8.00%) MS Office
1 8 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Google Play
3 1 (1.00%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Network Security
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (6.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.00%) Redis
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.00%) RethinkDB
6 1 (1.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.00%) JIRA
3 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.00%) JUnit
5 7 (7.00%) Selenium
6 6 (6.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (5.00%) Gradle
8 4 (4.00%) JMeter
8 4 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.00%) SonarQube
8 4 (4.00%) Xcode
9 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.00%) Grunt
9 3 (3.00%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.00%) Maven
9 3 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (3.00%) Subversion
9 3 (3.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (1.00%) Marketing
1 1 (1.00%) Publishing
1 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 28 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 17 (17.00%) .NET Developer
5 12 (12.00%) Administrator
6 9 (9.00%) MuleSoft Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Angular Developer
8 6 (6.00%) MuleSoft Architect
9 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.00%) PHP Developer
9 5 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Tester
10 4 (4.00%) Automation Tester
11 3 (3.00%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Scala Developer
11 3 (3.00%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (49.00%) Web Services
2 41 (41.00%) JSON
3 38 (38.00%) CSS
3 38 (38.00%) HTML
4 33 (33.00%) SOAP
5 31 (31.00%) XML
6 29 (29.00%) Spring
7 28 (28.00%) HTML5
8 25 (25.00%) REST
9 23 (23.00%) .NET
10 21 (21.00%) Hibernate
11 20 (20.00%) Java EE
12 17 (17.00%) Apache Felix
12 17 (17.00%) Apache Sling
12 17 (17.00%) JSP
12 17 (17.00%) Servlets
13 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
14 13 (13.00%) Node.js
14 13 (13.00%) XSLT
15 12 (12.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) User Experience
2 5 (5.00%) Data Conversion
3 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) DataPower
5 1 (1.00%) iPad
5 1 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.00%) MVC
3 30 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (27.00%) OO
5 25 (25.00%) Open Source
6 23 (23.00%) Scrum
7 19 (19.00%) Configuration Management
7 19 (19.00%) DevOps
8 18 (18.00%) API Development
9 17 (17.00%) Release Management
10 16 (16.00%) TDD
11 11 (11.00%) BDD
12 10 (10.00%) Automated Testing
13 9 (9.00%) API Integration
13 9 (9.00%) Data Transformation
13 9 (9.00%) ETL
14 8 (8.00%) OOD
14 8 (8.00%) Regression Testing
14 8 (8.00%) Service Design
14 8 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (64.00%) Java
2 39 (39.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.00%) SQL
4 24 (24.00%) C#
5 9 (9.00%) Scala
6 8 (8.00%) XAML
7 7 (7.00%) PHP
8 5 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 4 (4.00%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby
10 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.00%) Python
11 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.00%) VBA
11 2 (2.00%) XPath
11 2 (2.00%) XQuery
12 1 (1.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Adobe
1 17 (17.00%) MuleSoft
2 13 (13.00%) IBM
3 10 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle
4 7 (7.00%) WSO2
5 5 (5.00%) Google
6 3 (3.00%) Apple
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.00%) Kony
7 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago