Period
to 20 September 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 20 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 of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 83 110
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27 +11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 190 133 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.78% 2.72% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.25% 9.17% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 104 64
East of England median daily rate £525 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +28.57% -9.68%
10th Percentile £375 £320 £225
90th Percentile £600 £585 £545
England median daily rate £488 £470 £446
% change year-on-year +3.72% +5.32% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 0
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -1.96% +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 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 1,434 1,450 1,308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.49% 29.66% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 894 794
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £277 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 37
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +11.11% -8.86%
10th Percentile £19.50 £26.40 £30.55
90th Percentile £58.13 £63.75 £44.95
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.46%

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 20 September 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 20 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
Essex +28 114 £525 +10.53% 13
Hertfordshire -10 31 £450 - 17
Cambridgeshire -2 16 £425 +21.43% 34
Suffolk -7 10 £425 - 4
Bedfordshire +15 9 £450 -15.89% 2
Norfolk +11 5 £488 +8.33% 1
East Anglia - 2 £525 - 9
RESTful
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 129 (67.89%) Java
2 125 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (61.58%) Web Services
4 96 (50.53%) TDD
5 84 (44.21%) Finance
5 84 (44.21%) SOAP
6 81 (42.63%) SOA
7 75 (39.47%) Greenfield Project
8 74 (38.95%) Telecoms
9 72 (37.89%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (36.84%) Manufacturing
10 70 (36.84%) Programme Management
10 70 (36.84%) Marketing
11 69 (36.32%) Digital Marketing
11 69 (36.32%) Electronics
11 69 (36.32%) SAP
12 68 (35.79%) XML
13 63 (33.16%) Middleware
13 63 (33.16%) Oracle Service Bus
13 63 (33.16%) Apache Camel
14 61 (32.11%) WSO2
15 60 (31.58%) JSON
15 60 (31.58%) Oracle
16 59 (31.05%) JavaScript
16 59 (31.05%) Mule
17 58 (30.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 51 (26.84%) Java 8
19 47 (24.74%) Maven
20 41 (21.58%) HTML
21 36 (18.95%) XSLT

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 63 (33.16%) Oracle Service Bus
2 59 (31.05%) Mule
3 58 (30.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.21%) Apache
6 5 (2.63%) Confluence
7 4 (2.11%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (2.11%) JBoss
8 3 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.05%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.05%) Drupal
9 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.53%) Predix
10 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.84%) Dynamics 365
1 13 (6.84%) GitHub
2 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.11%) Serverless
5 3 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.58%) npm
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.05%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.05%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.58%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.53%) Junos
2 1 (0.53%) Network Security
2 1 (0.53%) OpenFlow
2 1 (0.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.16%) Endeca
6 5 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.63%) MySQL
7 4 (2.11%) Big Data
8 3 (1.58%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.58%) Power BI
8 3 (1.58%) Redis
8 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.05%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (1.05%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (1.05%) GIS
9 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.53%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 47 (24.74%) Maven
2 23 (12.11%) Git (software)
3 21 (11.05%) SoapUI
4 19 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 19 (10.00%) JUnit
5 13 (6.84%) Gradle
6 12 (6.32%) Calabash
7 11 (5.79%) JIRA
7 11 (5.79%) Selenium
8 8 (4.21%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.68%) Subversion
10 6 (3.16%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.63%) Android Studio
12 4 (2.11%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.11%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.58%) Bitbucket
13 3 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
14 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
General
1 84 (44.21%) Finance
2 74 (38.95%) Telecoms
3 70 (36.84%) Manufacturing
3 70 (36.84%) Marketing
4 69 (36.32%) Electronics
5 5 (2.63%) Automotive
6 3 (1.58%) Advertising
6 3 (1.58%) Retail
7 2 (1.05%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Law
7 2 (1.05%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 149 (78.42%) Developer
2 54 (28.42%) Java Developer
3 51 (26.84%) Senior Developer
4 41 (21.58%) Integration Developer
5 27 (14.21%) SOA Developer
6 21 (11.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (8.95%) Agile Developer
8 16 (8.42%) Automation Tester
8 16 (8.42%) Senior Agile Developer
8 16 (8.42%) Tester
9 13 (6.84%) Lead Developer
10 12 (6.32%) Android Developer
11 11 (5.79%) .NET Developer
11 11 (5.79%) Lead Java Developer
12 8 (4.21%) CRM Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
13 7 (3.68%) Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
14 6 (3.16%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (61.58%) Web Services
2 84 (44.21%) SOAP
3 68 (35.79%) XML
4 63 (33.16%) Apache Camel
4 63 (33.16%) Middleware
5 60 (31.58%) JSON
6 41 (21.58%) HTML
7 36 (18.95%) XSLT
8 34 (17.89%) Swagger
8 34 (17.89%) WireMock
9 30 (15.79%) CSS
10 28 (14.74%) Spring
11 26 (13.68%) jQuery
12 24 (12.63%) Spring Boot
13 22 (11.58%) AngularJS
14 18 (9.47%) .NET
15 17 (8.95%) HTML5
16 15 (7.89%) REST
17 14 (7.37%) JMS
18 13 (6.84%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 75 (39.47%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.26%) Animation
3 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.63%) User Experience
5 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Life Science
7 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.89%) Android
2 11 (5.79%) Linux
3 5 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.63%) Windows
4 2 (1.05%) CentOS
5 1 (0.53%) Debian
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (50.53%) TDD
3 81 (42.63%) SOA
4 72 (37.89%) Business Intelligence
5 70 (36.84%) Programme Management
6 69 (36.32%) Digital Marketing
7 36 (18.95%) Scrum
8 28 (14.74%) MVC
9 25 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (12.63%) Test Automation
11 18 (9.47%) API Testing
12 17 (8.95%) Microservices
13 15 (7.89%) Software Engineering
14 14 (7.37%) API Development
14 14 (7.37%) DevOps
15 13 (6.84%) Pair Programming
15 13 (6.84%) Web Development
16 12 (6.32%) Android Development
16 12 (6.32%) BDD
16 12 (6.32%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 129 (67.89%) Java
2 59 (31.05%) JavaScript
3 51 (26.84%) Java 8
4 36 (18.95%) XPath
5 22 (11.58%) SQL
6 17 (8.95%) C#
7 16 (8.42%) Groovy
8 11 (5.79%) T-SQL
9 10 (5.26%) Java 9
10 7 (3.68%) Scala
11 5 (2.63%) C
12 4 (2.11%) Apple Swift
12 4 (2.11%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.11%) PHP
12 4 (2.11%) Python
13 3 (1.58%) C++
13 3 (1.58%) ES6
14 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.05%) Kotlin
14 2 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (2.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.58%) Degree
2 3 (1.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.79%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.58%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.58%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) Mesos
Vendors
1 69 (36.32%) SAP
2 61 (32.11%) WSO2
3 60 (31.58%) Oracle
4 13 (6.84%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.21%) MuleSoft
5 8 (4.21%) Talend
6 5 (2.63%) Capita
7 4 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.05%) Apigee
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.53%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.53%) Juniper
9 1 (0.53%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.53%) MapR
9 1 (0.53%) Percona
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.53%) webMethods
9 1 (0.53%) WorldPay