The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 18 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +44 -  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 8.29% 0.92% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.79% 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
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 Shropshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 162 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 30.94% 37.33% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 49
Median daily rate £475 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Shropshire

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Shropshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Shropshire

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Telford +40 12 £475 -
Shrewsbury - 2 £275 -
RESTful
West Midlands

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Microservices
4 13 (59.09%) Open Source
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) TDD
6 10 (45.45%) REST
6 10 (45.45%) High Availability
7 9 (40.91%) JSON
8 8 (36.36%) HTML
8 8 (36.36%) Scala
8 8 (36.36%) BDD
8 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 7 (31.82%) Confluence
9 7 (31.82%) HTML5
9 7 (31.82%) Low Latency
9 7 (31.82%) JUnit
9 7 (31.82%) CSS
9 7 (31.82%) JIRA
9 7 (31.82%) API Development
10 6 (27.27%) Google
10 6 (27.27%) Subversion
10 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
10 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
10 6 (27.27%) CSS3
10 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
10 6 (27.27%) Kanban

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 7 (31.82%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.09%) Documentum
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
2 2 (9.09%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 7 (31.82%) JUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Cucumber
3 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Subversion
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
5 3 (13.64%) Mockito
6 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
6 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
6 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) Travis CI
7 1 (4.55%) Gradle
7 1 (4.55%) Grunt
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) Protractor
7 1 (4.55%) webpack
7 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Developer
3 3 (13.64%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Developer
4 2 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) REST
2 9 (40.91%) JSON
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) CSS3
6 5 (22.73%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) Django
7 4 (18.18%) Play Framework
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (13.64%) Guice
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) LAMP
8 3 (13.64%) Laravel
8 3 (13.64%) OAuth2
8 3 (13.64%) OpenID
8 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Microservices
3 13 (59.09%) Open Source
4 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) High Availability
6 8 (36.36%) BDD
7 7 (31.82%) API Development
7 7 (31.82%) Low Latency
8 6 (27.27%) Automated Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Kanban
9 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
11 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
11 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) Scala
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Grafana
1 3 (13.64%) Kibana
1 3 (13.64%) logstash
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) rkt
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) AppDynamics
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian