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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 20 31 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +35
Contract jobs citing REST 41 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.94% 4.99% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.64% 14.78% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 3
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
220 230 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.23% 33.72% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 149 179
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.28% -
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 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +7 23 £409 +13.14% 9
Peterborough -1 1 £340 -32.00%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (42.65%) Java
3 29 (42.65%) JSON
4 26 (38.24%) MongoDB
5 24 (35.29%) SQL
6 22 (32.35%) HTML
6 22 (32.35%) Node.js
7 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
8 19 (27.94%) Spring
8 19 (27.94%) XML
8 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (27.94%) Docker
9 17 (25.00%) CSS
10 16 (23.53%) Linux
10 16 (23.53%) NoSQL
11 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
11 15 (22.06%) Web Services
11 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
12 14 (20.59%) C#
13 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
13 13 (19.12%) IaaS
13 13 (19.12%) Mercurial
13 13 (19.12%) PaaS
13 13 (19.12%) HTML5
13 13 (19.12%) TDD
13 13 (19.12%) .NET
13 13 (19.12%) Python
14 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.82%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (7.35%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (7.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (7.35%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (19.12%) IaaS
2 13 (19.12%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) SSL
1 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.76%) Internet
2 8 (11.76%) X.509
3 7 (10.29%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) 802.15
4 1 (1.47%) AMQP
4 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) Telnet
4 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) MongoDB
2 16 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.18%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.41%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.12%) Mercurial
3 9 (13.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (13.24%) JUnit
4 8 (11.76%) IntelliJ
4 8 (11.76%) Mockito
4 8 (11.76%) WebStorm
5 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (5.88%) Grunt
6 4 (5.88%) gulp
6 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.41%) Maven
7 3 (4.41%) Mocha
8 2 (2.94%) NUnit
8 2 (2.94%) Selenium
9 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.47%) JMeter
9 1 (1.47%) RSpec
9 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.47%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (70.59%) Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Java Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (14.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (13.24%) MongoDB Developer
5 7 (10.29%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) AWS Developer
8 3 (4.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) JSON
2 22 (32.35%) HTML
2 22 (32.35%) Node.js
3 19 (27.94%) Spring
3 19 (27.94%) XML
4 17 (25.00%) CSS
5 15 (22.06%) Web Services
6 13 (19.12%) .NET
6 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
6 13 (19.12%) HTML5
7 11 (16.18%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) Hibernate
9 8 (11.76%) JPA
10 6 (8.82%) CSS3
10 6 (8.82%) J2EE
10 6 (8.82%) SOAP
10 6 (8.82%) XML Schema
11 5 (7.35%) WCF
11 5 (7.35%) XSD
12 4 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Internet of Things
1 8 (11.76%) User Experience
2 6 (8.82%) Graphic Design
2 6 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.41%) Ontologies
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Linux
2 8 (11.76%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
3 6 (8.82%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.47%) Android
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
4 13 (19.12%) TDD
5 12 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.18%) MVC
7 9 (13.24%) BPMN
7 9 (13.24%) OO
8 8 (11.76%) DevOps
8 8 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
8 8 (11.76%) Scrum
9 7 (10.29%) BDD
9 7 (10.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (10.29%) Open Source
10 6 (8.82%) Information Security
10 6 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.82%) UX Design
11 4 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (42.65%) Java
3 24 (35.29%) SQL
4 14 (20.59%) C#
5 13 (19.12%) Python
6 9 (13.24%) C++
7 8 (11.76%) C
7 8 (11.76%) Perl
8 7 (10.29%) Groovy
9 6 (8.82%) Scala
9 6 (8.82%) XPath
10 5 (7.35%) XQuery
11 3 (4.41%) ES6
12 2 (2.94%) Dart
12 2 (2.94%) ECMAScript
12 2 (2.94%) Ruby
12 2 (2.94%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Consul
1 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft