Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 18 January 2019 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 of England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 63 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 +1
Contract jobs citing RESTful 124 168 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.75% 3.51% 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.06% 12.41% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 127 89
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +16.13%
10th Percentile £406 £313 £260
90th Percentile £600 £600 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
East of England median hourly rate £65.00 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +73.61% +14.21%
England median hourly rate £48.40 £48.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.72% +35.42% +12.50%

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 of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,233 1,354 1,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.39% 28.28% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 823 764
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £588 £586 £538
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 39
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -5.66%
10th Percentile £20.55 £25.90 £15.65
90th Percentile £66.81 £77.50 £44.60
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in the East of England

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in the East of England

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in the East of England

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in the East of England

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Essex -10 82 £525 +2.44% 8
Cambridgeshire -3 20 £444 +21.58% 29
Suffolk +5 9 £413 -17.50% 4
Hertfordshire -11 8 £485 +14.12% 19
Bedfordshire +17 4 £400 +3.23% 1
East Anglia - 1 £525 - 5
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 of England region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 90 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (71.77%) Java
3 74 (59.68%) Web Services
4 65 (52.42%) TDD
5 56 (45.16%) Telecoms
5 56 (45.16%) Finance
5 56 (45.16%) SOAP
6 54 (43.55%) SOA
6 54 (43.55%) Greenfield Project
7 51 (41.13%) Electronics
7 51 (41.13%) SAP
7 51 (41.13%) Manufacturing
7 51 (41.13%) Programme Management
7 51 (41.13%) Marketing
8 50 (40.32%) Digital Marketing
8 50 (40.32%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (40.32%) Java 8
9 43 (34.68%) Oracle
9 43 (34.68%) WSO2
10 42 (33.87%) Apache Camel
10 42 (33.87%) Mule
10 42 (33.87%) Middleware
11 41 (33.06%) Oracle Service Bus
11 41 (33.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 37 (29.84%) XML
13 34 (27.42%) Spring
13 34 (27.42%) JSON
14 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
15 27 (21.77%) Scrum
16 26 (20.97%) Maven

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 42 (33.87%) Mule
2 41 (33.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 41 (33.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (11.29%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.26%) Confluence
5 5 (4.03%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) Drupal
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.42%) GitHub
4 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.61%) Apigee
4 2 (1.61%) npm
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.81%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.81%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.65%) Big Data
2 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.42%) MySQL
4 2 (1.61%) Endeca
4 2 (1.61%) HBase
4 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.61%) Neo4j
4 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.81%) Redis
5 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 26 (20.97%) Maven
2 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.29%) JIRA
4 9 (7.26%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.84%) Selenium
6 3 (2.42%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.61%) gulp
7 2 (1.61%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.61%) Subversion
7 2 (1.61%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.81%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.81%) fastlane
8 1 (0.81%) git-flow
8 1 (0.81%) Gradle
8 1 (0.81%) JMeter
8 1 (0.81%) JUnit
8 1 (0.81%) Pivotal Tracker
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.81%) Xcode
General
1 56 (45.16%) Finance
1 56 (45.16%) Telecoms
2 51 (41.13%) Electronics
2 51 (41.13%) Manufacturing
2 51 (41.13%) Marketing
3 2 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
4 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (80.65%) Developer
2 50 (40.32%) Java Developer
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Developer
4 34 (27.42%) Integration Developer
5 18 (14.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (12.90%) SOA Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 11 (8.87%) Senior Agile Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Automation Tester
9 7 (5.65%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Tester
10 6 (4.84%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Product Business Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Product Owner
10 6 (4.84%) Scala Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Product Owner
11 4 (3.23%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (59.68%) Web Services
2 56 (45.16%) SOAP
3 42 (33.87%) Apache Camel
3 42 (33.87%) Middleware
4 37 (29.84%) XML
5 34 (27.42%) JSON
5 34 (27.42%) Spring
6 23 (18.55%) HTML
7 22 (17.74%) Swagger
7 22 (17.74%) WireMock
7 22 (17.74%) XSLT
8 21 (16.94%) CSS
8 21 (16.94%) Spring Boot
9 16 (12.90%) JMS
9 16 (12.90%) jQuery
10 13 (10.48%) REST
11 12 (9.68%) JAX-RS
12 9 (7.26%) HTML5
12 9 (7.26%) Node.js
12 9 (7.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 54 (43.55%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.03%) Internet of Things
2 5 (4.03%) Smart City
3 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (0.81%) Animation
4 1 (0.81%) Life Science
4 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.06%) Linux
2 3 (2.42%) Android
2 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (72.58%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (52.42%) TDD
3 54 (43.55%) SOA
4 51 (41.13%) Programme Management
5 50 (40.32%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (40.32%) Digital Marketing
6 27 (21.77%) Scrum
7 22 (17.74%) Microservices
8 14 (11.29%) Test Automation
9 13 (10.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 13 (10.48%) Technical Leadership
10 12 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
10 12 (9.68%) Front End Development
11 11 (8.87%) CQRS
12 10 (8.06%) Open Source
12 10 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (7.26%) API Testing
14 7 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (5.65%) MVC
15 6 (4.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 89 (71.77%) Java
2 50 (40.32%) Java 8
3 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 22 (17.74%) XPath
5 12 (9.68%) Scala
6 11 (8.87%) Groovy
7 10 (8.06%) C#
8 9 (7.26%) SQL
9 4 (3.23%) ES6
9 4 (3.23%) Java 9
10 3 (2.42%) C
10 3 (2.42%) Clojure
10 3 (2.42%) Erlang
10 3 (2.42%) F#
10 3 (2.42%) Haskell
10 3 (2.42%) Python
10 3 (2.42%) Ruby
11 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.61%) PHP
11 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 51 (41.13%) SAP
2 43 (34.68%) Oracle
2 43 (34.68%) WSO2
3 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.03%) Talend
5 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Informatica
7 1 (0.81%) MapR
7 1 (0.81%) MuleSoft