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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Contract jobs citing REST 29 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.47% 4.24% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.46% 11.43% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 7
Median daily rate £388 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £309 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £364 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
149 315 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.11% 37.10% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 181 145
Median daily rate £388 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
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
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 24 September 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 +15 13 £388 +9.15% 13
Huntingdon - 2 £438 -
Peterborough - 1 £340 - 3
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) Java
3 33 (55.00%) HTML
4 30 (50.00%) CSS
5 26 (43.33%) SQL
5 26 (43.33%) JSON
6 22 (36.67%) HTML5
7 20 (33.33%) Spring
8 18 (30.00%) XML
9 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
10 16 (26.67%) Web Services
10 16 (26.67%) TDD
11 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
11 14 (23.33%) Mercurial
11 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (23.33%) jQuery
12 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
12 13 (21.67%) User Experience
13 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
13 12 (20.00%) UX Design
13 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 12 (20.00%) CSS3
13 12 (20.00%) Graphic Design
13 12 (20.00%) Scrum
13 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 11 (18.33%) Python
14 11 (18.33%) SOAP
14 11 (18.33%) Node.js

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 12 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.67%) nginx
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (15.00%) OmniGraffle
1 9 (15.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.33%) IaaS
3 5 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) SSL
1 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) Internet
2 7 (11.67%) X.509
3 6 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) 802.15
4 1 (1.67%) AMQP
4 1 (1.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.67%) SSH
4 1 (1.67%) Telnet
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (8.33%) DB2
7 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (23.33%) Mercurial
3 9 (15.00%) IntelliJ
3 9 (15.00%) WebStorm
4 8 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (11.67%) JUnit
6 6 (10.00%) Grunt
6 6 (10.00%) gulp
6 6 (10.00%) Jasmine
6 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (8.33%) Mockito
7 5 (8.33%) Selenium
8 4 (6.67%) Maven
8 4 (6.67%) Mocha
9 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.33%) NUnit
9 2 (3.33%) PhantomJS
9 2 (3.33%) RSpec
9 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.67%) MSTest
General
1 4 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (75.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Integration Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.33%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) HTML
2 30 (50.00%) CSS
3 26 (43.33%) JSON
4 22 (36.67%) HTML5
5 20 (33.33%) Spring
6 18 (30.00%) XML
7 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 14 (23.33%) jQuery
9 13 (21.67%) AngularJS
10 12 (20.00%) CSS3
11 11 (18.33%) Node.js
11 11 (18.33%) SOAP
12 9 (15.00%) Ajax
13 8 (13.33%) .NET
13 8 (13.33%) PhoneGap
13 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (10.00%) Hibernate
15 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
15 5 (8.33%) J2EE
15 5 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) User Experience
2 12 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.67%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.33%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.67%) AIX
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (26.67%) TDD
4 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.00%) Scrum
5 12 (20.00%) UX Design
6 11 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 8 (13.33%) BPMN
9 7 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (11.67%) DevOps
9 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.00%) BDD
10 6 (10.00%) MVC
10 6 (10.00%) OO
10 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (8.33%) Open Source
11 5 (8.33%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) Java
3 26 (43.33%) SQL
4 11 (18.33%) Python
5 9 (15.00%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) TypeScript
6 8 (13.33%) C
7 7 (11.67%) Perl
8 6 (10.00%) C#
9 5 (8.33%) Dart
9 5 (8.33%) ECMAScript
9 5 (8.33%) XPath
10 4 (6.67%) ES6
10 4 (6.67%) Groovy
10 4 (6.67%) Scala
10 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.67%) XQuery
11 2 (3.33%) Ruby
12 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Consul
1 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) IBM
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