Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

RESTful
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 42 48
Rank change year-on-year -16 +6 +23
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.65% 2.32% 1.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.17% 8.50% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £388 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +36.36% -22.35%
10th Percentile £366 £270 £278
90th Percentile £571 £488 £353
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £380
% change year-on-year - +18.42% -10.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.52
% change year-on-year +73.61% +14.21% -15.95%

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 126 153 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 20.32% 27.27% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 110 89
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £303 £306
90th Percentile £595 £538 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.66% -1.85%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Bedfordshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Bedfordshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Bedfordshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 2 £381 - 1
Bedford -3 1 £610 +35.56%
RESTful
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Swagger
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) OAuth
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) BPR
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM