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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
England / West Midlands
Rank 81 78 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Contract jobs citing RESTful 40 46 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 1.74% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 7.02% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £378
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
640 655 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.70% 24.81% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 407 314
Median daily rate £388 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.00 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +36 14 £475 -
Coventry -1 7 £450 +44.00% 2
Staffordshire +5 6 £373 +49.00% 2
Birmingham +2 5 £432 +23.50% 3
Solihull - 2 £325 - 2
Warwickshire -8 1 £425 +34.92% 4
Wolverhampton - 1 £300 - 2
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (52.69%) Java
3 34 (36.56%) HTML
4 33 (35.48%) CSS
4 33 (35.48%) Web Services
5 32 (34.41%) Scrum
6 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 28 (30.11%) TDD
8 26 (27.96%) REST
9 22 (23.66%) C#
10 21 (22.58%) MVC
11 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
12 19 (20.43%) Open Source
12 19 (20.43%) Spring
13 18 (19.35%) JSON
13 18 (19.35%) BDD
14 17 (18.28%) HTML5
14 17 (18.28%) Scala
14 17 (18.28%) .NET
14 17 (18.28%) SOAP
15 16 (17.20%) Microservices
16 15 (16.13%) PHP
16 15 (16.13%) SQL
16 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
16 15 (16.13%) AngularJS
17 14 (15.05%) Node.js
17 14 (15.05%) CSS3
17 14 (15.05%) Web Development
18 13 (13.98%) JUnit

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 11 (11.83%) Confluence
2 3 (3.23%) Documentum
2 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) WordPress
3 2 (2.15%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
1 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) GitHub
2 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.08%) Google Play
3 1 (1.08%) iTunes
3 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) HTTP
2 3 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) MySQL
3 9 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.08%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.98%) JIRA
2 13 (13.98%) JUnit
3 11 (11.83%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.53%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.53%) Gradle
4 7 (7.53%) Subversion
4 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.45%) Maven
5 6 (6.45%) Selenium
6 5 (5.38%) SonarQube
6 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.30%) Ant
7 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.30%) IntelliJ
7 4 (4.30%) Mockito
7 4 (4.30%) Xcode
8 3 (3.23%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.23%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Marketing
2 2 (2.15%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Automotive
3 1 (1.08%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 35 (37.63%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Angular Developer
6 9 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 8 (8.60%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.38%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Architect
10 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 4 (4.30%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Senior PHP Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.56%) HTML
2 33 (35.48%) CSS
2 33 (35.48%) Web Services
3 26 (27.96%) REST
4 19 (20.43%) Spring
5 18 (19.35%) JSON
6 17 (18.28%) .NET
6 17 (18.28%) HTML5
6 17 (18.28%) SOAP
7 15 (16.13%) AngularJS
8 14 (15.05%) CSS3
8 14 (15.05%) Node.js
9 12 (12.90%) Ajax
10 11 (11.83%) jQuery
11 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.60%) Play Framework
11 8 (8.60%) XML
12 7 (7.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (6.45%) Django
13 6 (6.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) User Experience
2 6 (6.45%) DataPower
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) RIA
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) Unix
3 6 (6.45%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.41%) Scrum
3 28 (30.11%) TDD
4 21 (22.58%) MVC
5 20 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (20.43%) Open Source
7 18 (19.35%) BDD
8 16 (17.20%) Microservices
9 14 (15.05%) Web Development
10 13 (13.98%) High Availability
11 11 (11.83%) OO
12 10 (10.75%) Automated Testing
12 10 (10.75%) Low Latency
13 9 (9.68%) Front End Development
13 9 (9.68%) Kanban
13 9 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (9.68%) Web Design
14 8 (8.60%) API Development
14 8 (8.60%) Pair Programming
14 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (52.69%) Java
2 31 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.66%) C#
4 17 (18.28%) Scala
5 15 (16.13%) PHP
5 15 (16.13%) SQL
6 8 (8.60%) Ruby
7 7 (7.53%) Python
8 6 (6.45%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.38%) Apple Swift
10 4 (4.30%) Groovy
11 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.23%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.15%) XPath
12 2 (2.15%) XQuery
13 1 (1.08%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) Grafana
2 3 (3.23%) Kibana
2 3 (3.23%) logstash
2 3 (3.23%) rkt
3 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Google
3 6 (6.45%) IBM
4 5 (5.38%) Apple
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe
5 3 (3.23%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 2 (2.15%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.15%) Ensighten
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.08%) Kony
7 1 (1.08%) Pega
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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