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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +9.21%
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
48 73 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.11% 16.29% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 45 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) EAI
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) KANA
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (28.57%) DTV
4 2 (28.57%) hybris
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (14.29%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Web Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) EAI
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Go
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) KANA
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
1 2 (28.57%) hybris
2 1 (14.29%) WSO2
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian