The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 56 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 51 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.36% 2.45% 2.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.78% 10.24% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 15
Median daily rate £350 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £471 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -2.06% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 - £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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 473 371 435
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 31.16% 23.94% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 235 276
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.86% +138.33%  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in the East Midlands

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in the East Midlands

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Nottinghamshire +3 21 £375 +7.14% 8
Leicestershire -11 19 £304 -6.53% 3
Derbyshire - 7 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire +3 4 £430 -11.79% 5
RESTful
England

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

1 53 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
3 42 (45.16%) HTML
4 35 (37.63%) Java
5 33 (35.48%) CSS
5 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
6 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
7 27 (29.03%) Web Services
8 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (26.88%) HTML5
9 25 (26.88%) TDD
9 25 (26.88%) JSON
10 23 (24.73%) Front End Development
11 20 (21.51%) Mobile App
12 19 (20.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (20.43%) CSS3
13 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
14 17 (18.28%) React
15 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
15 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
16 15 (16.13%) MongoDB
16 15 (16.13%) Ember.js
17 14 (15.05%) Unit Testing
17 14 (15.05%) MVC
17 14 (15.05%) Finance
17 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
17 14 (15.05%) jQuery
18 13 (13.98%) Retail
18 13 (13.98%) Analytics
19 12 (12.90%) Android

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (11.83%) Apache
2 8 (8.60%) Drupal
3 6 (6.45%) JBoss
4 4 (4.30%) Confluence
5 2 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) SMTP
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
2 15 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.90%) MySQL
4 9 (9.68%) CouchDB
4 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.53%) Couchbase
6 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.08%) Big Data
8 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.20%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.83%) JIRA
3 11 (11.83%) Maven
4 7 (7.53%) PHPUnit
5 5 (5.38%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.38%) Gradle
5 5 (5.38%) gulp
5 5 (5.38%) Hudson
6 4 (4.30%) Bower
6 4 (4.30%) MSTest
6 4 (4.30%) Selenium
6 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.30%) Yeoman
7 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.23%) JProfiler
7 3 (3.23%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.15%) webpack
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (94.62%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) JavaScript Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (10.75%) iOS Developer
5 10 (10.75%) PHP Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Android Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Drupal Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Angular Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (7.53%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Scala Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.45%) iOS Android Developer
9 6 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) HTML
2 33 (35.48%) CSS
3 28 (30.11%) AngularJS
4 27 (29.03%) Web Services
5 25 (26.88%) HTML5
5 25 (26.88%) JSON
6 19 (20.43%) CSS3
6 19 (20.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (18.28%) React
8 15 (16.13%) Ember.js
9 14 (15.05%) jQuery
10 12 (12.90%) .NET
11 11 (11.83%) Ajax
12 10 (10.75%) Android SDK
12 10 (10.75%) SOAP
12 10 (10.75%) Symfony
13 9 (9.68%) Hibernate
13 9 (9.68%) Spring
14 7 (7.53%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (7.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Mobile App
2 12 (12.90%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.30%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.23%) iPad
5 3 (3.23%) iPhone
5 3 (3.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Android
1 12 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.60%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (26.88%) TDD
4 23 (24.73%) Front End Development
5 18 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 14 (15.05%) MVC
6 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 14 (15.05%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.98%) Analytics
8 11 (11.83%) Web Development
9 10 (10.75%) Android Development
9 10 (10.75%) iOS Development
9 10 (10.75%) Refactoring
10 9 (9.68%) Microservices
10 9 (9.68%) OOP
11 8 (8.60%) B2C
11 8 (8.60%) OO
11 8 (8.60%) Scrum
12 5 (5.38%) API Design
12 5 (5.38%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 35 (37.63%) Java
3 12 (12.90%) PHP
4 11 (11.83%) SQL
5 10 (10.75%) C#
6 7 (7.53%) Python
6 7 (7.53%) Scala
7 6 (6.45%) Apple Swift
7 6 (6.45%) C++
7 6 (6.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.15%) C
8 2 (2.15%) ES6
8 2 (2.15%) Ruby
9 1 (1.08%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Ansible
1 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.08%) Mesos
1 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.23%) CA
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.15%) Adobe
3 2 (2.15%) Informatica
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.15%) Perforce
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.08%) Zend