The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 50 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.39% 0.78% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.03% 3.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
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 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 134 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.58% 20.81% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 94 116
Median daily rate £375 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.70% -3.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Birmingham

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Birmingham

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Birmingham

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
3 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
5 1 (9.09%) Docker
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
5 1 (9.09%) spray
5 1 (9.09%) SPServices
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) JProfiler
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Mockito
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) UI/UX Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Symfony
4 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Akka
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) LAMP
5 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) spray
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
5 1 (9.09%) SPServices
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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