The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
England / London
Rank 102 95 117
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 467 551 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.43% 2.49% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 7.82% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 428 288
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - £40.00

RESTful is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6698 7045 6400
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.80% 31.82% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 5272 4632
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 27
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing RESTful as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in London

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in London

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in London

RESTful
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RESTful in London

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 83 £475 +5.26% 33
Croydon +5 6 £450 +13.92% 4
Westminster +8 3 £475 +9.82%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 3 £400 +2.56% 2
West End of London +2 2 - - 9
Twickenham - 2 £295 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £455 -
Thornton Heath - 1 £525 -
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 769 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (49.76%) JavaScript
3 483 (45.87%) Java
4 468 (44.44%) TDD
5 396 (37.61%) Web Services
6 357 (33.90%) HTML
7 353 (33.52%) CSS
8 334 (31.72%) Git (software)
9 265 (25.17%) Scrum
10 244 (23.17%) AngularJS
11 240 (22.79%) BDD
12 227 (21.56%) OO
13 218 (20.70%) JSON
14 212 (20.13%) SQL
15 209 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
16 199 (18.90%) Spring
17 197 (18.71%) Microservices
18 188 (17.85%) Node.js
19 187 (17.76%) HTML5
20 173 (16.43%) MVC
21 170 (16.14%) C#
22 166 (15.76%) Jenkins
23 164 (15.57%) .NET
24 163 (15.48%) REST
25 162 (15.38%) XML
26 155 (14.72%) jQuery
27 145 (13.77%) JIRA
28 143 (13.58%) SOAP
29 137 (13.01%) React
30 130 (12.35%) SOA

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 84 (7.98%) Apache
2 66 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
3 63 (5.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 61 (5.79%) Confluence
5 46 (4.37%) Tomcat
6 43 (4.08%) Apache Solr
6 43 (4.08%) CMS
7 42 (3.99%) WebSphere
8 40 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 25 (2.37%) Apache Spark
10 17 (1.61%) SharePoint
11 14 (1.33%) JBoss
11 14 (1.33%) Mule
12 10 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.95%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.85%) Drupal
13 9 (0.85%) IIS
13 9 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.76%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.66%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.095%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (1.52%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.38%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.095%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.095%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 124 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (3.51%) GitHub
4 18 (1.71%) PaaS
5 15 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.23%) Heroku
7 12 (1.14%) Office 365
8 11 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.04%) Slack
9 10 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.76%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.76%) IaaS
12 4 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.38%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.38%) SaaS
13 3 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 93 (8.83%) HTTP
2 27 (2.56%) Internet
3 15 (1.42%) Network Security
4 13 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.95%) SSL
6 8 (0.76%) DNS
6 8 (0.76%) Intranet
7 7 (0.66%) AMQP
7 7 (0.66%) RTP
7 7 (0.66%) RTSP
8 5 (0.47%) SNMP
9 4 (0.38%) LDAP
10 3 (0.28%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.19%) SMTP
11 2 (0.19%) SSH
11 2 (0.19%) VPN
12 1 (0.095%) BGP
12 1 (0.095%) MPLS
12 1 (0.095%) OSPF
12 1 (0.095%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (8.83%) MySQL
2 92 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 82 (7.79%) MongoDB
4 75 (7.12%) SQL Server
5 48 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 48 (4.56%) Relational Database
6 28 (2.66%) Big Data
7 25 (2.37%) Redis
8 22 (2.09%) HBase
8 22 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 21 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 19 (1.80%) Endeca
11 18 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.23%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.14%) Neo4j
15 11 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.85%) DB2
16 9 (0.85%) Jackrabbit
17 7 (0.66%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 334 (31.72%) Git (software)
2 166 (15.76%) Jenkins
3 145 (13.77%) JIRA
4 111 (10.54%) Mockito
5 100 (9.50%) Cucumber
5 100 (9.50%) Selenium
6 97 (9.21%) JUnit
7 86 (8.17%) Maven
7 86 (8.17%) WebDriver
8 76 (7.22%) Subversion
9 50 (4.75%) Gradle
10 44 (4.18%) Moq
11 43 (4.08%) gulp
12 40 (3.80%) Grunt
13 38 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (3.42%) TeamCity
15 34 (3.23%) Jasmine
15 34 (3.23%) NUnit
16 33 (3.13%) Eclipse
17 28 (2.66%) SoapUI
General
1 129 (12.25%) Finance
2 84 (7.98%) Banking
3 58 (5.51%) Retail
4 33 (3.13%) Games
4 33 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 31 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.75%) Publishing
7 23 (2.18%) Marketing
8 17 (1.61%) Front Office
9 11 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.76%) Advertising
10 8 (0.76%) Electronics
10 8 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.66%) Legal
12 6 (0.57%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.57%) Back Office
13 5 (0.47%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.19%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.095%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 817 (77.59%) Developer
2 234 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 157 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 114 (10.83%) JavaScript Developer
5 85 (8.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 76 (7.22%) C# Developer
7 64 (6.08%) Architect
8 61 (5.79%) .NET Developer
9 60 (5.70%) Angular Developer
10 55 (5.22%) Agile Developer
10 55 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
11 54 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
12 42 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
13 41 (3.89%) Software Developer
14 40 (3.80%) iOS Developer
15 37 (3.51%) Agile Java Developer
16 36 (3.42%) HTML Developer
17 35 (3.32%) Node.js Developer
18 34 (3.23%) Lead Developer
19 31 (2.94%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (37.61%) Web Services
2 357 (33.90%) HTML
3 353 (33.52%) CSS
4 244 (23.17%) AngularJS
5 218 (20.70%) JSON
6 199 (18.90%) Spring
7 188 (17.85%) Node.js
8 187 (17.76%) HTML5
9 164 (15.57%) .NET
10 163 (15.48%) REST
11 162 (15.38%) XML
12 155 (14.72%) jQuery
13 143 (13.58%) SOAP
14 137 (13.01%) React
15 123 (11.68%) CSS3
16 85 (8.07%) J2EE
17 82 (7.79%) Ajax
18 80 (7.60%) Hibernate
19 74 (7.03%) Sass
20 62 (5.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.55%) User Experience
2 53 (5.03%) iPad
3 50 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (4.37%) Mobile App
5 38 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 27 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (2.28%) iPhone
9 19 (1.80%) Digital Media
10 18 (1.71%) Derivative
11 17 (1.61%) Social Media
12 15 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 14 (1.33%) Online Games
14 13 (1.23%) Device Driver
14 13 (1.23%) Fintech
15 12 (1.14%) Equities
15 12 (1.14%) Taxonomies
16 10 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 10 (0.95%) RIA
17 9 (0.85%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 107 (10.16%) Linux
2 68 (6.46%) Apple iOS
3 61 (5.79%) Unix
4 43 (4.08%) Windows
5 38 (3.61%) Android
6 9 (0.85%) Mac OS
6 9 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.76%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.66%) HPUX
8 7 (0.66%) Solaris
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.095%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (73.03%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (44.44%) TDD
3 265 (25.17%) Scrum
4 240 (22.79%) BDD
5 227 (21.56%) OO
6 209 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
7 197 (18.71%) Microservices
8 173 (16.43%) MVC
9 130 (12.35%) SOA
10 127 (12.06%) Pair Programming
11 126 (11.97%) Front End Development
12 120 (11.40%) DevOps
13 108 (10.26%) Web Development
14 106 (10.07%) E-Commerce
15 104 (9.88%) Open Source
16 101 (9.59%) Kanban
17 99 (9.40%) Unit Testing
18 98 (9.31%) OOP
19 97 (9.21%) Software Engineering
20 87 (8.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 524 (49.76%) JavaScript
2 483 (45.87%) Java
3 212 (20.13%) SQL
4 170 (16.14%) C#
5 94 (8.93%) Python
6 74 (7.03%) Scala
7 52 (4.94%) Ruby
8 50 (4.75%) PHP
9 40 (3.80%) Objective-C
10 39 (3.70%) Apple Swift
10 39 (3.70%) ES6
11 33 (3.13%) T-SQL
12 27 (2.56%) C++
13 24 (2.28%) PL/SQL
14 23 (2.18%) Shell Script
15 22 (2.09%) PowerShell
16 19 (1.80%) TypeScript
17 17 (1.61%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.42%) ActionScript
18 15 (1.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (5.22%) Security Cleared
2 47 (4.46%) Degree
3 41 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.23%) ISEB
4 13 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.28%) CISSP
5 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.19%) CISA
6 2 (0.19%) CISM
7 1 (0.095%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.095%) CCNP
7 1 (0.095%) CEH
7 1 (0.095%) CHFI
7 1 (0.095%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.095%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.095%) VCAP
7 1 (0.095%) VCP6
7 1 (0.095%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.22%) QA
2 19 (1.80%) SDET
3 16 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.19%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.095%) HL7
6 1 (0.095%) MiFID
6 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 108 (10.26%) Docker
2 11 (1.04%) Shibboleth
3 10 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.38%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.28%) HDFS
7 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.19%) vSphere
9 1 (0.095%) KVM
9 1 (0.095%) Varnish
9 1 (0.095%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (3.99%) Ansible
2 32 (3.04%) Puppet
3 16 (1.52%) Kibana
4 15 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.04%) Grafana
5 11 (1.04%) Kubernetes
5 11 (1.04%) logstash
6 9 (0.85%) Mesos
7 8 (0.76%) Nagios
7 8 (0.76%) rkt
8 7 (0.66%) Rancher
9 5 (0.47%) TeamSite
9 5 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.38%) Graphite
10 4 (0.38%) Marathon
10 4 (0.38%) OpenSSO
10 4 (0.38%) Terraform
11 3 (0.28%) Chronos
11 3 (0.28%) StatsD
Vendors
1 84 (7.98%) Oracle
2 74 (7.03%) Adobe
3 52 (4.94%) Microsoft
4 40 (3.80%) IBM
5 26 (2.47%) ATG
6 25 (2.37%) Atlassian
7 24 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (2.18%) Apigee
8 23 (2.18%) MuleSoft
9 20 (1.90%) Google
10 18 (1.71%) Splunk
11 15 (1.42%) Sybase
12 12 (1.14%) hybris
13 10 (0.95%) AppDynamics
14 9 (0.85%) WorldPay
15 8 (0.76%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.76%) SAP
16 7 (0.66%) Brightcove
16 7 (0.66%) PayPal
16 7 (0.66%) VMware
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