Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 November 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 -12
Contract jobs citing RESTful 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.29% 2.24% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.63% 6.71% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Watford median daily rate £750 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £505 £313 £425
90th Percentile £775 £438 £475
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 108 149 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 27.84% 33.41% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 32
Watford median daily rate £423 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £192 £270 £213
90th Percentile £556 £593 £499
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year - +1.80% +11.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £46.50 £15.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +210.00% -47.37% +36.14%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Watford over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Java SE
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Mesos
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) B2C
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) SAX
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE

RESTful
Co-occurring 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Appium
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer in Test
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) DOM
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Java SE
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) SAX
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (40.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (20.00%) SDET
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) webMethods