The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 17 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.04% 5.15% 4.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 9.80% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £388
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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 32 51 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 26.89% 52.58% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 25
Median daily rate £375 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.59% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Watford

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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 Watford region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) DataPower
2 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 6 (85.71%) API Development
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (57.14%) SAP HCM
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Release Management
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) SAP
4 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Boomi
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 4 (57.14%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (57.14%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Boomi
1 4 (57.14%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Developer
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JMS
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) DataPower
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) API Development
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
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