The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RESTful
Wales / South Wales
Rank 40 45 45
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 16 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.84% 4.47% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.60% 11.93% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 0
Median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 151 218 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 26.82% 37.46% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 155 68
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +103.07%  
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in South Wales

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff +12 13 £413 +14.58% 3
Newport +2 3 £450 +50.00% 1
RESTful
Wales

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 40 (81.63%) Java
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (71.43%) Scrum
4 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
4 27 (55.10%) MongoDB
5 26 (53.06%) Microservices
5 26 (53.06%) Spring
5 26 (53.06%) JSON
6 21 (42.86%) Kafka
6 21 (42.86%) Spring Boot
7 20 (40.82%) REST
8 17 (34.69%) Go
8 17 (34.69%) TDD
8 17 (34.69%) Web Services
8 17 (34.69%) HTTP
9 16 (32.65%) HTML
9 16 (32.65%) iXBRL
9 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
9 16 (32.65%) Continuous Deployment
10 15 (30.61%) BDD
10 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
10 15 (30.61%) Linux
10 15 (30.61%) Python
11 14 (28.57%) Kanban
12 13 (26.53%) Open Source
12 13 (26.53%) Neo4j
12 13 (26.53%) JAX-RS
12 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
12 13 (26.53%) Dropwizard
13 12 (24.49%) Web Design

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (10.20%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.08%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MongoDB
2 13 (26.53%) Neo4j
3 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.04%) GIS
7 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
2 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
3 11 (22.45%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) JUnit
4 4 (8.16%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) DbUnit
5 2 (4.08%) jMock
5 2 (4.08%) Mockito
5 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) Developer
2 29 (59.18%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.08%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Java Scala Developer
9 1 (2.04%) MongoDB Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.04%) Scala Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) JSON
1 26 (53.06%) Spring
2 21 (42.86%) Kafka
2 21 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 20 (40.82%) REST
4 17 (34.69%) Web Services
5 16 (32.65%) HTML
5 16 (32.65%) iXBRL
6 13 (26.53%) Dropwizard
6 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
6 13 (26.53%) JAX-RS
7 10 (20.41%) Swagger
8 7 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (12.24%) Node.js
10 4 (8.16%) SOAP
11 3 (6.12%) CSS
12 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
12 2 (4.08%) J2EE
12 2 (4.08%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Mac OS X
2 12 (24.49%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (71.43%) Scrum
3 27 (55.10%) Software Engineering
4 26 (53.06%) Microservices
5 17 (34.69%) TDD
6 16 (32.65%) Continuous Deployment
7 15 (30.61%) BDD
8 14 (28.57%) Kanban
9 13 (26.53%) Open Source
10 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
10 12 (24.49%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (24.49%) Web Design
11 11 (22.45%) DevOps
12 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (14.29%) High Availability
13 7 (14.29%) Load Testing
14 6 (12.24%) API Design
14 6 (12.24%) API Development
15 3 (6.12%) OWASP
15 3 (6.12%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) Go
3 15 (30.61%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) Ruby
4 6 (12.24%) Scala
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Splunk
2 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.08%) Zend
3 1 (2.04%) OpenText
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
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