Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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 of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 97 98
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 +95
Contract jobs citing RESTful 165 107 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.20% 2.20% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.93% 8.22% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 81 75
East of England median daily rate £438 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -10.26% -8.24%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £488
England median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 3
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £31.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% +14.21% -
10th Percentile £37.00 £36.00 £31.30
90th Percentile £63.75 £36.00 £31.95
England median hourly rate £48.75 £36.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year +35.42% +3.60% -10.90%

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 1509 1301 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.24% 26.70% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 774 1015
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 +26 57 £513 +93.40% 8
Cambridgeshire +8 43 £369 -5.99% 24
Hertfordshire -11 30 £450 - 11
Norfolk -7 24 £375 +25.00% 5
Suffolk +17 6 £500 +11.11% 2
Bedfordshire -9 6 £535 +18.89% 2
RESTful
England

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

1 114 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (53.94%) Java
3 83 (50.30%) JSON
4 74 (44.85%) TDD
5 70 (42.42%) JavaScript
6 69 (41.82%) Web Services
7 67 (40.61%) XML
8 54 (32.73%) Maven
9 53 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 49 (29.70%) Spring
11 49 (29.70%) Finance
11 49 (29.70%) HTML
12 45 (27.27%) SOAP
12 45 (27.27%) AngularJS
13 43 (26.06%) Oracle
14 42 (25.45%) Middleware
14 42 (25.45%) Jenkins
15 40 (24.24%) SOA
15 40 (24.24%) Scrum
15 40 (24.24%) JIRA
16 39 (23.64%) JUnit
17 38 (23.03%) .NET
18 37 (22.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 36 (21.82%) API Development
19 36 (21.82%) XSLT
19 36 (21.82%) BDD
20 35 (21.21%) CSS
21 34 (20.61%) Apache Camel
21 34 (20.61%) Manufacturing

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 37 (22.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (17.58%) Mule
3 27 (16.36%) Oracle Service Bus
4 25 (15.15%) Tomcat
5 19 (11.52%) Confluence
6 9 (5.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (5.45%) JBoss
7 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.85%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.24%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.82%) CMS
10 2 (1.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.61%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.61%) Apache
11 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.21%) Magento
2 2 (1.21%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.21%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.48%) GitHub
2 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.21%) Boomi
4 2 (1.21%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) MQTT
2 4 (2.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) NoSQL
3 13 (7.88%) MySQL
4 12 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.82%) Big Data
7 3 (1.82%) DB2
7 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.21%) DbVisualizer
8 2 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) QlikView
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 54 (32.73%) Maven
2 50 (30.30%) Git (software)
3 42 (25.45%) Jenkins
4 40 (24.24%) JIRA
5 39 (23.64%) JUnit
6 18 (10.91%) Cucumber
6 18 (10.91%) SoapUI
6 18 (10.91%) TeamCity
7 16 (9.70%) Selenium
8 15 (9.09%) Gradle
9 14 (8.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (8.48%) Subversion
10 9 (5.45%) Calabash
11 8 (4.85%) Android Studio
11 8 (4.85%) WebDriver
12 7 (4.24%) NUnit
13 6 (3.64%) Bitbucket
13 6 (3.64%) JMeter
14 5 (3.03%) CircleCI
14 5 (3.03%) JBehave
General
1 49 (29.70%) Finance
2 34 (20.61%) Manufacturing
3 24 (14.55%) Electronics
3 24 (14.55%) Marketing
3 24 (14.55%) Telecoms
4 14 (8.48%) Retail
5 4 (2.42%) Automotive
6 3 (1.82%) Banking
6 3 (1.82%) Law
7 1 (0.61%) Legal
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (86.67%) Developer
2 37 (22.42%) Java Developer
3 36 (21.82%) Integration Developer
4 35 (21.21%) Agile Developer
5 27 (16.36%) SOA Developer
6 19 (11.52%) Senior Developer
7 15 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 15 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 15 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 14 (8.48%) Senior Agile Developer
9 13 (7.88%) Applications Developer
10 10 (6.06%) Android Developer
11 9 (5.45%) Angular Developer
12 7 (4.24%) Tester
12 7 (4.24%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Agile Java Developer
13 6 (3.64%) C# Developer
13 6 (3.64%) iOS Developer
13 6 (3.64%) Xamarin Developer
14 5 (3.03%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (50.30%) JSON
2 69 (41.82%) Web Services
3 67 (40.61%) XML
4 49 (29.70%) HTML
4 49 (29.70%) Spring
5 45 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 45 (27.27%) SOAP
6 42 (25.45%) Middleware
7 38 (23.03%) .NET
8 36 (21.82%) XSLT
9 35 (21.21%) CSS
10 34 (20.61%) Apache Camel
11 32 (19.39%) jQuery
12 27 (16.36%) Swagger
13 26 (15.76%) WireMock
14 24 (14.55%) J2EE
15 19 (11.52%) HTML5
16 17 (10.30%) Node.js
17 16 (9.70%) REST
18 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.88%) Animation
2 13 (7.88%) Mobile App
3 12 (7.27%) User Experience
4 10 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 8 (4.85%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.64%) DataPower
7 4 (2.42%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.61%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.61%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.70%) Linux
2 12 (7.27%) Android
3 8 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.82%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (69.09%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (44.85%) TDD
3 53 (32.12%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (24.24%) Scrum
4 40 (24.24%) SOA
5 36 (21.82%) API Development
5 36 (21.82%) BDD
6 25 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (14.55%) Programme Management
8 20 (12.12%) MVC
9 19 (11.52%) SDLC
10 17 (10.30%) Kanban
11 15 (9.09%) OO
11 15 (9.09%) Pair Programming
12 14 (8.48%) Push Notifications
13 13 (7.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (7.88%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (7.88%) OOD
14 12 (7.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (53.94%) Java
2 70 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (15.76%) C#
3 26 (15.76%) XPath
4 22 (13.33%) SQL
5 10 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.85%) C++
7 7 (4.24%) PHP
8 5 (3.03%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.03%) Python
9 4 (2.42%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.42%) C
9 4 (2.42%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.82%) Embedded C
10 3 (1.82%) ES6
10 3 (1.82%) PHP 5
10 3 (1.82%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.24%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.61%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 43 (26.06%) Oracle
2 29 (17.58%) WSO2
3 26 (15.76%) SAP
4 20 (12.12%) Atlassian
5 12 (7.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.45%) IBM
7 7 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 7 (4.24%) Xamarin
8 5 (3.03%) hybris
9 2 (1.21%) Dell
9 2 (1.21%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe
10 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.61%) Sonatype