The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
North West / Cheshire
Rank 21 58 45
Rank change year-on-year +37 -13  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 31 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.86% 2.36% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.81% 8.78% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 25
Median daily rate £423 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £455
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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 149 262 231
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 28.17% 26.90% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 188 161
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% +44.73%  
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Cheshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Cheshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Chester +17 11 £430 +6.17%
Warrington +18 3 £369 -1.66% 2
Daresbury - 3 £369 -
Northwich - 1 £420 - 1
RESTful
North West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 49 (92.45%) Java
2 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (60.38%) Web Services
4 27 (50.94%) Spring
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
6 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (24.53%) JSON
7 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
8 12 (22.64%) TDD
9 11 (20.75%) XML
10 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) CSS
10 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
11 9 (16.98%) Microservices
11 9 (16.98%) Spring Boot
11 9 (16.98%) J2EE
11 9 (16.98%) Finance
11 9 (16.98%) Scrum
12 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
13 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
13 7 (13.21%) Banking
13 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
13 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
14 6 (11.32%) HTML5
14 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
14 6 (11.32%) C#
14 6 (11.32%) CSS3
14 6 (11.32%) Dropwizard
15 5 (9.43%) API Design

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (5.66%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
2 7 (13.21%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.66%) Hazelcast
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.89%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.43%) Jasmine
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.66%) Ant
5 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.66%) Gradle
5 3 (5.66%) JUnit
6 2 (3.77%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.77%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.77%) JBehave
6 2 (3.77%) Mockito
6 2 (3.77%) Moq
6 2 (3.77%) NUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.89%) JMeter
7 1 (1.89%) JProfiler
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 39 (73.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Agile Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
4 3 (5.66%) XML Developer
5 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Angular Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Java Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.77%) Web Architect
6 1 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) Web Services
2 27 (50.94%) Spring
3 13 (24.53%) AngularJS
3 13 (24.53%) JSON
4 11 (20.75%) XML
5 10 (18.87%) CSS
5 10 (18.87%) HTML
6 9 (16.98%) J2EE
6 9 (16.98%) Spring Boot
7 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
8 6 (11.32%) CSS3
8 6 (11.32%) Dropwizard
8 6 (11.32%) HTML5
9 5 (9.43%) jQuery
9 5 (9.43%) SOAP
10 4 (7.55%) Apache Camel
10 4 (7.55%) Node.js
11 3 (5.66%) Play Framework
11 3 (5.66%) Sass
11 3 (5.66%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (22.64%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Microservices
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
5 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
7 5 (9.43%) API Design
7 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.43%) Content Management
7 5 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (9.43%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) MVC
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 4 (7.55%) BDD
8 4 (7.55%) Kanban
8 4 (7.55%) OO
9 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) Java
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 5 (9.43%) SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Capistrano
1 2 (3.77%) Nagios
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) ATG
1 3 (5.66%) hybris
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 2 (3.77%) Google
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Perforce
3 1 (1.89%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.89%) VMware
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago