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 25 June 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.

RESTful
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 5.45% 1.18% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 4.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -2.96% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £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 174 25 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 52.73% 29.41% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 12 12
Median daily rate £413 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £413 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.78 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in County Antrim over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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 -29 17 £413 -
RESTful
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (92.59%) JSON
2 22 (81.48%) Web Services
3 19 (70.37%) Multithreading
4 18 (66.67%) Banking
5 17 (62.96%) Finance
6 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (51.85%) XML
8 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
8 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
9 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
9 11 (40.74%) WCF
9 11 (40.74%) WPF
9 11 (40.74%) WF
9 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
9 11 (40.74%) SQL
9 11 (40.74%) .NET
9 11 (40.74%) Oracle
9 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
9 11 (40.74%) Sybase
9 11 (40.74%) C#
9 11 (40.74%) ADO.NET
9 11 (40.74%) Java
9 11 (40.74%) MVC
9 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (40.74%) Memory Management
9 11 (40.74%) Algorithms
10 10 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (37.04%) Front Office
10 10 (37.04%) OOP

RESTful
Co-occurring 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 10 (37.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.70%) Jetty
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Sumo Logic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Relational Database
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Endeca
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.70%) IDOL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Java Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (29.63%) HTML CSS Developer
6 8 (29.63%) HTML Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 5 (18.52%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (18.52%) WPF Developer
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
9 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) JSON
2 22 (81.48%) Web Services
3 14 (51.85%) XML
4 11 (40.74%) .NET
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
4 11 (40.74%) ADO.NET
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (40.74%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) WF
4 11 (40.74%) WPF
5 8 (29.63%) CSS
5 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
5 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 8 (29.63%) Java EE
5 8 (29.63%) JPA
5 8 (29.63%) JSP
5 8 (29.63%) Node.js
5 8 (29.63%) Spring
5 8 (29.63%) Spring Boot
5 8 (29.63%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Algorithms
2 8 (29.63%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Multithreading
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Memory Management
3 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) OOP
4 10 (37.04%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Concurrent Programming
5 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) ArchiMate
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
8 1 (3.70%) BPMN
8 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.70%) Deep Learning
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
1 11 (40.74%) Sybase
2 2 (7.41%) Atlassian