The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.99% - 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
REST
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.20% 21.53% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 26
Average daily rate £425 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Bedfordshire region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £550 - 1
Dunstable - - - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) DTV
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) KANA
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) hybris
2 2 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Golang
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Data Integration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Golang
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) KANA
1 2 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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