The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 30 April 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.99% 1.91% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.94% 9.68% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +74.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +0.60% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 34 31 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 33.66% 19.75% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 15
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) React Native

RESTful
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript