The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 79 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Contract jobs citing REST 16 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.26% 0.84% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.21% 3.62% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
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£450 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-14.10% -4.87%
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
307 276 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.14% 23.10% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 153 128
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Milton Keynes +4 14 £450 -10.00% 3
Gerrards Cross - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (72.22%) SOAP
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) Middleware
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) SOA
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) XML
5 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) EAI
7 5 (27.78%) ETL
8 4 (22.22%) Akamai
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) IIS
8 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) XSL
8 4 (22.22%) MVC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Digital Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Systems Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Web Architect
7 2 (11.11%) SOA Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Business Solution Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Python Web Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Website Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) SOAP
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) Middleware
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) LINQ
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) XSL
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) XSD
7 2 (11.11%) J2EE
7 2 (11.11%) XSLT
7 2 (11.11%) JMS
7 2 (11.11%) WSDL
7 2 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SOA
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) EAI
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 3 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) XQuery
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 4 (22.22%) Akamai
4 2 (11.11%) Adobe
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