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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Contract jobs citing REST 14 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.69% 0.79% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.11% 3.51% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £310 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -14.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £262 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £326 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
REST
South East

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
197 313 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.85% 22.47% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 181 130
Median daily rate £365 £367 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £33.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +179.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 13 £450 +60.71% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £510 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 28 (71.79%) SOAP
2 16 (41.03%) MQSeries
3 15 (38.46%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) TIBCO
3 15 (38.46%) Finance
4 13 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
4 13 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 13 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 13 (33.33%) Axway
5 12 (30.77%) XML
6 11 (28.21%) Middleware
6 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.08%) IBM
7 9 (23.08%) Node.js
8 8 (20.51%) Linux
8 8 (20.51%) JMS
8 8 (20.51%) SOA
9 7 (17.95%) Retail
9 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
9 7 (17.95%) Degree
9 7 (17.95%) JSON
9 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.95%) Scrum
10 6 (15.38%) Migration
10 6 (15.38%) XSD
10 6 (15.38%) DataPower
10 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
10 6 (15.38%) Spring

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 16 (41.03%) MQSeries
2 7 (17.95%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) SSL
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) LDAP
3 3 (7.69%) FTP
3 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.69%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) DataStage
5 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.69%) XMLSpy
4 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Architect
2 16 (41.03%) Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Integration Architect
4 8 (20.51%) TIBCO Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Designer
5 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) TOGAF Architect
5 5 (12.82%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Middleware Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Data Integration Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) SOAP
2 13 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
3 12 (30.77%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) Middleware
5 9 (23.08%) Node.js
6 8 (20.51%) JMS
7 7 (17.95%) JSON
8 6 (15.38%) Spring
8 6 (15.38%) XSD
9 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.82%) HTML
9 5 (12.82%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (12.82%) J2EE
9 5 (12.82%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (10.26%) CSS
10 4 (10.26%) CSS3
10 4 (10.26%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) jQuery
10 4 (10.26%) React
10 4 (10.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) DataPower
2 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.13%) Blockchain
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) IVR
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Fintech
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 8 (20.51%) SOA
3 7 (17.95%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Kanban
6 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Benchmarking
6 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.26%) EAI
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 4 (10.26%) Low Latency
6 4 (10.26%) Microservices
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) BDD
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) TIBCO
2 13 (33.33%) Axway
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 4 (10.26%) Avaya
4 4 (10.26%) Genesys
4 4 (10.26%) KANA
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.56%) Informatica
6 1 (2.56%) Talend