The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 33 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.55% 1.52% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.94% 4.26% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 9
Median daily rate £388 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £327 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
REST
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 282 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.79% 35.79% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 187 155
Median daily rate £400 £340 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £9.50 £33.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridge +36 22 £400 +11.88% 8
Peterborough +8 4 £338 -10.00%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
2 34 (73.91%) Java
3 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (63.04%) HTML
5 27 (58.70%) CSS
6 23 (50.00%) HTML5
7 20 (43.48%) SQL
7 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
8 18 (39.13%) jQuery
9 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (34.78%) JSON
10 16 (34.78%) TDD
11 15 (32.61%) Mercurial
12 14 (30.43%) XML
13 13 (28.26%) IntelliJ
13 13 (28.26%) Ajax
13 13 (28.26%) WebStorm
14 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
14 12 (26.09%) TypeScript
14 12 (26.09%) User Experience
14 12 (26.09%) Front End Development
14 12 (26.09%) CSS3
14 12 (26.09%) Spring
14 12 (26.09%) UX Design
15 11 (23.91%) Graphic Design
15 11 (23.91%) Scrum
15 11 (23.91%) Web Services
15 11 (23.91%) PhoneGap
15 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (19.57%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (19.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (10.87%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) 802.15
2 2 (4.35%) Bluetooth
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.35%) X.509
2 2 (4.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.87%) DB2
5 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) Mercurial
3 13 (28.26%) IntelliJ
3 13 (28.26%) WebStorm
4 10 (21.74%) JUnit
5 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
5 9 (19.57%) Selenium
6 6 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (13.04%) Maven
6 6 (13.04%) Mockito
7 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 4 (8.70%) Grunt
7 4 (8.70%) gulp
7 4 (8.70%) Jasmine
7 4 (8.70%) NUnit
7 4 (8.70%) RSpec
7 4 (8.70%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.52%) PhantomJS
9 1 (2.17%) git-flow
9 1 (2.17%) Mocha
General
1 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (15.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Angular Developer
6 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Python Developer
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (63.04%) HTML
2 27 (58.70%) CSS
3 23 (50.00%) HTML5
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
5 16 (34.78%) JSON
6 14 (30.43%) XML
7 13 (28.26%) Ajax
8 12 (26.09%) CSS3
8 12 (26.09%) Spring
9 11 (23.91%) PhoneGap
9 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (23.91%) Web Services
10 9 (19.57%) SOAP
11 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
12 6 (13.04%) .NET
12 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
12 6 (13.04%) JPA
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
13 5 (10.87%) Node.js
13 5 (10.87%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Mobile App
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
2 11 (23.91%) Graphic Design
3 2 (4.35%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) AIX
1 1 (2.17%) Android
1 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (34.78%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Front End Development
4 12 (26.09%) UX Design
5 11 (23.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (23.91%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) Wireframes
8 7 (15.22%) OO
9 6 (13.04%) BPMN
9 6 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (13.04%) MVC
9 6 (13.04%) Open Source
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.87%) Analytics
10 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
10 5 (10.87%) Information Security
10 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.87%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
2 34 (73.91%) Java
3 20 (43.48%) SQL
4 12 (26.09%) TypeScript
5 8 (17.39%) Dart
5 8 (17.39%) ECMAScript
6 7 (15.22%) Python
7 6 (13.04%) C#
7 6 (13.04%) C++
8 5 (10.87%) Groovy
8 5 (10.87%) Scala
9 4 (8.70%) Ruby
10 3 (6.52%) C
10 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
11 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.35%) Perl
12 1 (2.17%) ES6
12 1 (2.17%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
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