The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 60 61 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Contract jobs citing REST 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.65% 1.32% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.97% 5.26% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Median daily rate £345 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +30.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 247 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.62% 25.13% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 125 148
Median daily rate £345 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
Milton Keynes +10 13 £343 -19.41% 4
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Spring
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (46.67%) XML
5 13 (43.33%) SOAP
6 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (33.33%) JMS
8 9 (30.00%) Scrum
8 9 (30.00%) Maven
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle
9 8 (26.67%) Web Services
9 8 (26.67%) Apache Camel
9 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (26.67%) Groovy
9 8 (26.67%) Retail
9 8 (26.67%) Grails
10 7 (23.33%) J2EE
10 7 (23.33%) IBM
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (20.00%) XSLT
11 6 (20.00%) jQuery
11 6 (20.00%) Selenium
11 6 (20.00%) Kanban
11 6 (20.00%) RESTful
11 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MySQL
1 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (30.00%) Maven
4 6 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 6 (20.00%) Gradle
4 6 (20.00%) Selenium
5 5 (16.67%) Spock
6 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (13.33%) JUnit
6 4 (13.33%) Mockito
6 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (6.67%) Android Studio
7 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Android Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Integration Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Data Integration Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SOA Developer
7 1 (3.33%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Spring
2 14 (46.67%) XML
3 13 (43.33%) SOAP
4 10 (33.33%) JMS
5 8 (26.67%) Apache Camel
5 8 (26.67%) Grails
5 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 7 (23.33%) J2EE
7 6 (20.00%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) Node.js
7 6 (20.00%) RESTful
7 6 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 6 (20.00%) XSLT
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 4 (13.33%) React
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.00%) HTML
9 3 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) IVR
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 6 (20.00%) Kanban
6 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) Android Development
7 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Benchmarking
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
7 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 4 (13.33%) SOA
7 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
8 3 (10.00%) Microservices
8 3 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Java
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Groovy
4 2 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (6.67%) ECMAScript
4 2 (6.67%) ES6
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) Avaya
3 4 (13.33%) Genesys
3 4 (13.33%) KANA
4 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.33%) Axway
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