Period
to 24 September 2018

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 6 months to 24 September 2018 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 48 78
Rank change year-on-year -20 +30 +10
Contract jobs citing RESTful 77 124 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.82% 3.98% 2.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.45% 13.08% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 71 30
East Midlands median daily rate £456 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.67% - -
10th Percentile £315 £288 £320
90th Percentile £550 £488 £489
England median daily rate £488 £471 £445
% change year-on-year +3.61% +5.73% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £48.75 £51.00
% change year-on-year +43.59% -4.41% +45.71%

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 911 948 847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.39% 30.40% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 611 518
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £501 £513
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%
10th Percentile £33.63 £22.53 £17.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.29 £45.25
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +9.59% -1.35%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +4 26 £400 +28.00% 15
Northamptonshire -4 25 £475 +13.10% 9
Nottinghamshire -29 14 £463 +15.63% 15
Derbyshire +12 6 £400 +18.52% 6
Lincolnshire +3 2 - - 4
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 47 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (49.35%) Java
3 31 (40.26%) Microservices
4 28 (36.36%) HTML
4 28 (36.36%) Spring
5 27 (35.06%) TDD
6 26 (33.77%) CSS
7 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
8 23 (29.87%) Scrum
9 22 (28.57%) Java 8
10 21 (27.27%) Hibernate
11 20 (25.97%) Maven
11 20 (25.97%) OO
11 20 (25.97%) Spring Boot
11 20 (25.97%) HTML5
12 17 (22.08%) CSS3
13 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
13 16 (20.78%) Web Services
13 16 (20.78%) .NET
14 15 (19.48%) MVC
15 14 (18.18%) C#
15 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
17 11 (14.29%) Node.js
17 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
18 10 (12.99%) SAP
18 10 (12.99%) Windows
18 10 (12.99%) Linux
19 9 (11.69%) C++

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 7 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (2.60%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
3 1 (1.30%) Drupal
3 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.49%) Serverless
3 4 (5.19%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.60%) npm
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Bluetooth
1 9 (11.69%) ZigBee
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.79%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Aerospike
6 2 (2.60%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.60%) Endeca
6 2 (2.60%) OLTP
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Maven
2 12 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.49%) JIRA
4 5 (6.49%) JUnit
5 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
5 4 (5.19%) DbUnit
5 4 (5.19%) Gradle
5 4 (5.19%) JMeter
5 4 (5.19%) JSUnit
5 4 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.19%) Subversion
5 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.60%) NUnit
6 2 (2.60%) webpack
7 1 (1.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.19%) Banking
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Marketing
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (70.13%) Developer
2 21 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.29%) Architect
3 11 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 10 (12.99%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.90%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Lead Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.60%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.60%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.36%) HTML
1 28 (36.36%) Spring
2 26 (33.77%) CSS
3 21 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 20 (25.97%) HTML5
4 20 (25.97%) Spring Boot
5 17 (22.08%) CSS3
6 16 (20.78%) .NET
6 16 (20.78%) AngularJS
6 16 (20.78%) Web Services
7 14 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.29%) Node.js
9 9 (11.69%) Qt
10 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (9.09%) React
11 7 (9.09%) XML
12 6 (7.79%) Java EE
12 6 (7.79%) JAX-RS
12 6 (7.79%) JSF
12 6 (7.79%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Smart Meter
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.60%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Linux
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) Microservices
3 27 (35.06%) TDD
4 23 (29.87%) Scrum
5 20 (25.97%) OO
6 15 (19.48%) MVC
7 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.09%) BDD
8 7 (9.09%) Front End Development
8 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Web Development
10 5 (6.49%) Kanban
10 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (5.19%) API Design
11 4 (5.19%) DevOps
11 4 (5.19%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.19%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) Java
2 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.57%) Java 8
4 14 (18.18%) C#
5 9 (11.69%) C++
6 8 (10.39%) SQL
7 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.30%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.30%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Ansible
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) SAP
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.19%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.30%) Xamarin