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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 35 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing REST 24 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.15% 1.70% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.48% 4.94% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 5
Median daily rate £368 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £460 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £36.25 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -12.65%
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
178 263 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 30.80% 34.47% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 149 144
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 12
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +7.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +13 15 £375 +7.14% 9
Peterborough - 4 £325 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
2 30 (73.17%) Java
3 29 (70.73%) HTML
4 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (65.85%) CSS
6 17 (41.46%) HTML5
7 16 (39.02%) Ajax
7 16 (39.02%) jQuery
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
8 15 (36.59%) SQL
9 14 (34.15%) JSON
10 12 (29.27%) TDD
10 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
10 12 (29.27%) TypeScript
10 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
11 11 (26.83%) WebStorm
11 11 (26.83%) Mercurial
11 11 (26.83%) Python
11 11 (26.83%) IntelliJ
12 10 (24.39%) C++
12 10 (24.39%) Oracle
12 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
12 10 (24.39%) XML
12 10 (24.39%) UX Design
12 10 (24.39%) Scrum
12 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
12 10 (24.39%) CSS3
12 10 (24.39%) PhoneGap

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 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (19.51%) OmniGraffle
1 8 (19.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (19.51%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (7.32%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (2.44%) BigMachines
3 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 6 (14.63%) 802.15
2 6 (14.63%) Bluetooth
2 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 6 (14.63%) SSL
2 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (14.63%) X.509
2 6 (14.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
5 3 (7.32%) DB2
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) IntelliJ
2 11 (26.83%) Mercurial
2 11 (26.83%) WebStorm
3 9 (21.95%) Selenium
4 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.07%) JUnit
5 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
5 4 (9.76%) Maven
5 4 (9.76%) NUnit
5 4 (9.76%) RSpec
5 4 (9.76%) WebDriver
6 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (7.32%) Grunt
6 3 (7.32%) gulp
6 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
6 3 (7.32%) Mockito
6 3 (7.32%) PhantomJS
7 1 (2.44%) git-flow
7 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Angular Developer
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.76%) QA Tester
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Digital Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Django Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 17 (41.46%) HTML5
4 16 (39.02%) Ajax
4 16 (39.02%) jQuery
5 14 (34.15%) JSON
6 12 (29.27%) AngularJS
7 10 (24.39%) CSS3
7 10 (24.39%) PhoneGap
7 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (24.39%) XML
8 8 (19.51%) Spring
9 6 (14.63%) 802.1X
9 6 (14.63%) SOAP
9 6 (14.63%) Web Services
10 5 (12.20%) .NET
11 4 (9.76%) Angular 2
11 4 (9.76%) Gherkin
12 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
1 10 (24.39%) User Experience
2 9 (21.95%) Graphic Design
3 5 (12.20%) Internet of Things
4 4 (9.76%) Smart Meter
5 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) AIX
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (29.27%) Front End Development
2 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) UX Design
4 8 (19.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (19.51%) Wireframes
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
5 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
6 5 (12.20%) OO
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Visual Analytics
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (9.76%) High Availability
7 4 (9.76%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.76%) MVC
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (82.93%) JavaScript
2 30 (73.17%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) TypeScript
5 11 (26.83%) Python
6 10 (24.39%) C++
7 8 (19.51%) Dart
7 8 (19.51%) ECMAScript
8 7 (17.07%) C
9 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
9 6 (14.63%) Perl
10 5 (12.20%) C#
11 4 (9.76%) Ruby
12 3 (7.32%) Groovy
12 3 (7.32%) Scala
12 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
13 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
13 1 (2.44%) PHP
13 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
13 1 (2.44%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) IBM
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.44%) Siebel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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