Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +31
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.77% 2.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.51% 7.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Shropshire median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £380 £393 £375
% change year-on-year -3.25% +4.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.44 - -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 127 236 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 32.15% 30.06% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 115 21
Shropshire median daily rate £525 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £408 £333 £250
90th Percentile £600 £535 £494
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing RESTful as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Telford +2 6 £513 +13.89%
RESTful
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Scala
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Confluence
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Guice

RESTful
Co-occurring 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 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Grunt
3 1 (14.29%) gulp
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (14.29%) Protractor
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS3
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) Django
3 2 (28.57%) Guice
3 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) OWASP
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Scala
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian