The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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
UK / Wales
Rank 48 48 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 29 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.56% 4.24% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.45% 11.11% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 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 Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 213 261 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 30.30% 38.16% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 177 87
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £473 £450
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Wales

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
South Wales +5 16 £425 +21.42% 6
RESTful
UK

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Wales region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 50 (84.75%) Java
2 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (67.80%) Scrum
4 31 (52.54%) Software Engineering
4 31 (52.54%) MongoDB
4 31 (52.54%) Microservices
5 30 (50.85%) Spring
5 30 (50.85%) JSON
6 25 (42.37%) REST
6 25 (42.37%) Spring Boot
7 24 (40.68%) Kafka
8 21 (35.59%) Web Services
9 20 (33.90%) TDD
9 20 (33.90%) Go
10 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
10 19 (32.20%) iXBRL
10 19 (32.20%) Cucumber
10 19 (32.20%) HTML
10 19 (32.20%) HTTP
10 19 (32.20%) Continuous Deployment
11 18 (30.51%) Linux
11 18 (30.51%) Open Source
12 17 (28.81%) BDD
13 16 (27.12%) Python
14 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
14 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
14 15 (25.42%) Kanban
14 15 (25.42%) JAX-RS
14 15 (25.42%) Neo4j
14 15 (25.42%) Dropwizard

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (8.47%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.39%) Liferay
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) MongoDB
2 15 (25.42%) Neo4j
3 14 (23.73%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.08%) MySQL
7 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.69%) GIS
8 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Cucumber
1 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) JUnit
3 4 (6.78%) Maven
4 2 (3.39%) DbUnit
4 2 (3.39%) jMock
4 2 (3.39%) Mockito
4 2 (3.39%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 36 (61.02%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Agile Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) MongoDB Developer
8 2 (3.39%) PHP Zend Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Digital Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) JSON
1 30 (50.85%) Spring
2 25 (42.37%) REST
2 25 (42.37%) Spring Boot
3 24 (40.68%) Kafka
4 21 (35.59%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) iXBRL
6 15 (25.42%) Dropwizard
6 15 (25.42%) Hibernate
6 15 (25.42%) JAX-RS
7 10 (16.95%) Swagger
8 7 (11.86%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (11.86%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (10.17%) Node.js
10 4 (6.78%) SOAP
11 3 (5.08%) CSS
12 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.39%) HTML5
12 2 (3.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Blog
1 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Mac OS X
2 14 (23.73%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (67.80%) Scrum
3 31 (52.54%) Microservices
3 31 (52.54%) Software Engineering
4 20 (33.90%) TDD
5 19 (32.20%) Continuous Deployment
6 18 (30.51%) Open Source
7 17 (28.81%) BDD
8 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
8 15 (25.42%) Kanban
9 14 (23.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (23.73%) Web Design
10 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (22.03%) DevOps
11 8 (13.56%) High Availability
12 7 (11.86%) API Development
12 7 (11.86%) Load Testing
13 6 (10.17%) API Design
14 3 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (5.08%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 50 (84.75%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) Go
3 16 (27.12%) Python
4 7 (11.86%) Ruby
4 7 (11.86%) Scala
5 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
8 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Splunk
2 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.39%) Zend
3 1 (1.69%) OpenText
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
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