The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Contract jobs citing REST 16 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.68% 2.30% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.56% 6.12% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 12
Median daily rate £400 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £340 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £375 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
REST
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 196 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.50% 37.62% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 134 135
Median daily rate £400 £364 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +1.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Cambridge region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for REST.

1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 18 (58.06%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) CSS
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 13 (41.94%) JSON
6 13 (41.94%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (32.26%) Spring
7 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
8 9 (29.03%) TDD
9 8 (25.81%) XML
9 8 (25.81%) Ajax
10 7 (22.58%) Graphic Design
10 7 (22.58%) CSS3
10 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
10 7 (22.58%) UX Design
10 7 (22.58%) Mercurial
10 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
10 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
10 7 (22.58%) TypeScript
10 7 (22.58%) User Experience
10 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
11 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (19.35%) Python
11 6 (19.35%) Web Services
11 6 (19.35%) C

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.23%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.90%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (12.90%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (6.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
1 5 (16.13%) SSL
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
1 5 (16.13%) X.509
2 2 (6.45%) 802.15
2 2 (6.45%) Bluetooth
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (22.58%) Mercurial
2 5 (16.13%) IntelliJ
2 5 (16.13%) WebStorm
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
4 3 (9.68%) Mockito
4 3 (9.68%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.23%) Grunt
6 1 (3.23%) gulp
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.23%) Mocha
6 1 (3.23%) MSTest
General
1 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Angular Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) HTML5
3 13 (41.94%) JSON
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 10 (32.26%) Spring
5 8 (25.81%) Ajax
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) PhoneGap
7 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) Angular 2
10 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
10 3 (9.68%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Graphic Design
1 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Ontologies
3 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Front End Development
4 7 (22.58%) UX Design
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
6 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.13%) Visual Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) OO
7 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.68%) BPMN
8 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) Open Source
8 3 (9.68%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) TypeScript
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) C++
6 5 (16.13%) Perl
7 3 (9.68%) Dart
7 3 (9.68%) ECMAScript
7 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.45%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) Groovy
8 2 (6.45%) Scala
8 2 (6.45%) XPath
9 1 (3.23%) ES6
9 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
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