Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 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 of England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 64 95
Rank change year-on-year +6 +31 +61
Contract jobs citing RESTful 161 143 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.66% 3.32% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.05% 10.75% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 102 72
East of England median daily rate £513 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £368 £275 £301
90th Percentile £600 £538 £525
England median daily rate £488 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 0
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £37.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.19% - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £39.25 £40.25
% change year-on-year +78.34% -2.48% +0.63%

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 1,234 1,330 1,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.02% 30.86% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 748 855 788
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £270
90th Percentile £572 £562 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 38
East of England median hourly rate £35.52 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.28% +1.35% -2.63%
10th Percentile £15.67 £24.53 £11.40
90th Percentile £75.00 £53.30 £60.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +8.57%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 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
Essex +39 93 £525 +42.37% 14
Hertfordshire -22 25 £385 -14.44% 17
Cambridgeshire -4 20 £413 +17.86% 20
Norfolk -2 13 £425 -5.56% 8
Bedfordshire -6 6 £525 +16.67% 3
Suffolk -15 3 £350 - 6
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 of England region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 118 (73.29%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (62.73%) Java
3 90 (55.90%) Web Services
3 90 (55.90%) TDD
4 77 (47.83%) JSON
5 73 (45.34%) SOAP
6 67 (41.61%) Greenfield Project
7 66 (40.99%) SOA
8 64 (39.75%) Oracle
9 63 (39.13%) Maven
9 63 (39.13%) Telecoms
10 61 (37.89%) XML
10 61 (37.89%) Apache Camel
11 60 (37.27%) Finance
12 56 (34.78%) Manufacturing
13 54 (33.54%) Middleware
13 54 (33.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 53 (32.92%) Digital Marketing
14 53 (32.92%) Business Intelligence
14 53 (32.92%) SAP
14 53 (32.92%) Electronics
14 53 (32.92%) Programme Management
14 53 (32.92%) Marketing
15 52 (32.30%) WSO2
16 51 (31.68%) Oracle Service Bus
16 51 (31.68%) Mule
17 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
18 47 (29.19%) XSLT
18 47 (29.19%) XPath
19 44 (27.33%) WireMock

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 54 (33.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 51 (31.68%) Mule
2 51 (31.68%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (7.45%) Apache ServiceMix
3 12 (7.45%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.97%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.73%) JBoss
5 6 (3.73%) Predix
6 2 (1.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.62%) Drupal
7 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.48%) Magento
3 3 (1.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) GitHub
2 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.21%) npm
3 9 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.73%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.24%) Slack
6 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.62%) Junos
2 1 (0.62%) OpenFlow
2 1 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (8.70%) MySQL
2 14 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.21%) Geospatial Data
4 9 (5.59%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.73%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.73%) Redis
6 5 (3.11%) DB2
6 5 (3.11%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.48%) GIS
8 1 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.62%) Big Data
8 1 (0.62%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (39.13%) Maven
2 34 (21.12%) Jenkins
3 30 (18.63%) JUnit
4 20 (12.42%) Git (software)
5 18 (11.18%) Cucumber
6 14 (8.70%) JIRA
6 14 (8.70%) SoapUI
7 12 (7.45%) Selenium
8 11 (6.83%) Calabash
8 11 (6.83%) Gradle
9 10 (6.21%) gulp
10 7 (4.35%) Hudson
11 6 (3.73%) Bitbucket
11 6 (3.73%) Bower
12 5 (3.11%) Protractor
12 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
12 5 (3.11%) WebDriver
12 5 (3.11%) Zephyr
13 4 (2.48%) FishEye
13 4 (2.48%) Jasmine
General
1 63 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 60 (37.27%) Finance
3 56 (34.78%) Manufacturing
4 53 (32.92%) Electronics
4 53 (32.92%) Marketing
5 7 (4.35%) Games
6 5 (3.11%) Retail
7 3 (1.86%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Law
8 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (83.23%) Developer
2 50 (31.06%) Integration Developer
3 40 (24.84%) Senior Developer
4 30 (18.63%) Java Developer
5 22 (13.66%) SOA Developer
6 16 (9.94%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Agile Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Android Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Tester
9 10 (6.21%) .NET Developer
9 10 (6.21%) Automation Tester
9 10 (6.21%) Senior Agile Developer
10 8 (4.97%) Cloud Developer
10 8 (4.97%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
12 6 (3.73%) Angular Developer
12 6 (3.73%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.73%) Java Automation Tester
13 5 (3.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (55.90%) Web Services
2 77 (47.83%) JSON
3 73 (45.34%) SOAP
4 61 (37.89%) Apache Camel
4 61 (37.89%) XML
5 54 (33.54%) Middleware
6 47 (29.19%) XSLT
7 44 (27.33%) WireMock
8 42 (26.09%) HTML
8 42 (26.09%) Swagger
9 31 (19.25%) AngularJS
10 29 (18.01%) CSS
11 23 (14.29%) Spring
12 19 (11.80%) HTML5
13 18 (11.18%) CSS3
14 16 (9.94%) jQuery
14 16 (9.94%) Node.js
15 14 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
16 13 (8.07%) Android SDK
16 13 (8.07%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 67 (41.61%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.83%) Animation
3 8 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.97%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.97%) User Experience
3 8 (4.97%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.11%) Tandem
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) Linux
2 14 (8.70%) Android
3 5 (3.11%) Unix
4 4 (2.48%) CentOS
5 2 (1.24%) Windows
6 1 (0.62%) Debian
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (73.29%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (55.90%) TDD
3 66 (40.99%) SOA
4 53 (32.92%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (32.92%) Digital Marketing
4 53 (32.92%) Programme Management
5 30 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (17.39%) BDD
6 28 (17.39%) Scrum
7 27 (16.77%) MVC
8 19 (11.80%) Test Automation
9 18 (11.18%) API Development
10 17 (10.56%) OO
11 16 (9.94%) DevOps
11 16 (9.94%) Pair Programming
12 14 (8.70%) Android Development
12 14 (8.70%) Web Development
13 12 (7.45%) OOD
13 12 (7.45%) OWASP
13 12 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 101 (62.73%) Java
2 48 (29.81%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.19%) XPath
4 22 (13.66%) SQL
5 13 (8.07%) Java 8
6 9 (5.59%) C#
7 7 (4.35%) ES6
7 7 (4.35%) Groovy
8 5 (3.11%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.48%) C
10 3 (1.86%) Python
11 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.24%) PHP
12 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.62%) C++
12 1 (0.62%) Go
12 1 (0.62%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.62%) Perl
12 1 (0.62%) Ruby
12 1 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (4.97%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) Docker
2 5 (3.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.73%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.48%) Puppet
3 3 (1.86%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (39.75%) Oracle
2 53 (32.92%) SAP
3 52 (32.30%) WSO2
4 12 (7.45%) IBM
4 12 (7.45%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.97%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.73%) Mapbox
7 5 (3.11%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.48%) hybris
8 4 (2.48%) Talend
9 3 (1.86%) Capita
9 3 (1.86%) Mashery
9 3 (1.86%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco
10 1 (0.62%) Google
10 1 (0.62%) Juniper
10 1 (0.62%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.62%) Percona
10 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com