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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 14 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.70% 3.31% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.50% 8.94% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 7
Median daily rate £381 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £369 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +37.52%
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
80 179 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.85% 36.98% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 113 111
Median daily rate £375 £365 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -23.91%
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 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (67.57%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) CSS
4 20 (54.05%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) JSON
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
7 14 (37.84%) HTML5
8 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
9 12 (32.43%) Spring
10 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (29.73%) jQuery
11 10 (27.03%) TDD
11 10 (27.03%) XML
12 9 (24.32%) Python
12 9 (24.32%) C
13 8 (21.62%) Perl
13 8 (21.62%) C++
13 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
13 8 (21.62%) SSL
13 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.62%) Internet
13 8 (21.62%) X.509
13 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
13 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 8 (21.62%) Mercurial
13 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
13 8 (21.62%) DevOps
13 8 (21.62%) Internet of Things
14 7 (18.92%) User Experience

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 8 (21.62%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (10.81%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (8.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
1 8 (21.62%) SSL
1 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
1 8 (21.62%) X.509
2 1 (2.70%) 802.15
2 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.11%) Data Mining
5 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
1 8 (21.62%) Mercurial
2 6 (16.22%) IntelliJ
2 6 (16.22%) WebStorm
3 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (10.81%) JUnit
3 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) Mockito
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Grunt
5 1 (2.70%) gulp
5 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.70%) Mocha
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
General
1 4 (10.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) JSON
4 14 (37.84%) HTML5
5 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
6 12 (32.43%) Spring
7 11 (29.73%) jQuery
8 10 (27.03%) XML
9 7 (18.92%) .NET
9 7 (18.92%) Ajax
9 7 (18.92%) CSS3
9 7 (18.92%) Web Services
10 6 (16.22%) PhoneGap
10 6 (16.22%) SOAP
10 6 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.81%) Angular 2
12 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
12 4 (10.81%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Internet of Things
2 7 (18.92%) Graphic Design
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.92%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (27.03%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.92%) Front End Development
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) UX Design
6 6 (16.22%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) OO
7 5 (13.51%) Visual Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) BPMN
8 4 (10.81%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (10.81%) MVC
8 4 (10.81%) Open Source
8 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) BDD
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) JavaScript
2 20 (54.05%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) SQL
4 9 (24.32%) C
4 9 (24.32%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) C++
5 8 (21.62%) Perl
6 7 (18.92%) TypeScript
7 3 (8.11%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) Dart
7 3 (8.11%) ECMAScript
7 3 (8.11%) Groovy
7 3 (8.11%) Scala
7 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.11%) XPath
8 2 (5.41%) XQuery
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) ES6
9 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
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