The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 14 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.58% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.20% 4.08% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£375 £285 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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
269 294 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 34.49% 38.63% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 166 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £32.20 £24.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £47.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 7 £350 +22.80% 12
Peterborough - 1 £375 - 2
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) Ajax
3 10 (47.62%) jQuery
3 10 (47.62%) UX Design
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) CSS3
3 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (47.62%) User Experience
4 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 8 (38.10%) Mercurial
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
5 8 (38.10%) WebStorm
5 8 (38.10%) TypeScript
5 8 (38.10%) PhoneGap
5 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (38.10%) Dart
5 8 (38.10%) ECMAScript
5 8 (38.10%) IntelliJ
6 7 (33.33%) MVC
6 7 (33.33%) Node.js
7 6 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
7 6 (28.57%) Tridion

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (28.57%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Mercurial
2 8 (38.10%) IntelliJ
2 8 (38.10%) WebStorm
3 5 (23.81%) Grunt
3 5 (23.81%) PhantomJS
3 5 (23.81%) gulp
3 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
4 3 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) NWDS
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Architect
5 1 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) Ajax
1 10 (47.62%) jQuery
1 10 (47.62%) HTML5
1 10 (47.62%) CSS3
1 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (38.10%) PhoneGap
3 5 (23.81%) Sass
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) OAuth
7 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile App
3 6 (28.57%) Graphic Design
4 1 (4.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) UX Design
3 8 (38.10%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (14.29%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) Scrum
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) API Development
10 1 (4.76%) SOA
10 1 (4.76%) B2B
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.76%) Content Management
10 1 (4.76%) Kanban
10 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) ECMAScript
3 8 (38.10%) TypeScript
3 8 (38.10%) Dart
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) ABAP
7 1 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
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