The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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
Manchester / Salford
Rank 18 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.33% 11.90% 8.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 14.71% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
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 Salford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 45 34 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 60.00% 80.95% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Salford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

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 Salford region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) JUnit
3 6 (54.55%) HTTP
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) REST
3 6 (54.55%) High Availability
4 5 (45.45%) Splunk
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (45.45%) Redis
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm
4 5 (45.45%) logstash
4 5 (45.45%) Kibana
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Redis
3 2 (18.18%) MarkLogic
3 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Scala Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) XSLT
5 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) High Availability
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Case Management
2 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Security Operations
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (45.45%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CISSP
1 5 (45.45%) SANS
1 5 (45.45%) SSCP
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kibana
1 5 (45.45%) logstash
1 5 (45.45%) QRadar
2 4 (36.36%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Apple
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
1 5 (45.45%) LogRhythm
1 5 (45.45%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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