The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 32 22 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 4.23% 1.79% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 6.45% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
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 County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 74 31 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 34.74% 27.68% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 16 22
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim 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 County Antrim

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in County Antrim

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 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
Belfast -7 9 £375 +15.38% 1
RESTful
Northern Ireland

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

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 County Antrim region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Sybase
1 9 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
1 9 (100.00%) WF
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Front Office
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Front Office
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# WPF Developer
2 5 (55.56%) WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (100.00%) JSON
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) WF
1 9 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Sybase