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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing REST 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 1.06% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.43% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +43.90%
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
247 262 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 33.74% 39.82% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 101 103
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 21
Average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% +56.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
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 23 October 2014. 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 -3 5 £350 +3.70% 3
Peterborough - - - -
St Neots - - - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 9 (40.91%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) OO
5 7 (31.82%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Subversion
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) HTML5
5 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) NUnit
7 5 (22.73%) CruiseControl
7 5 (22.73%) WCF
7 5 (22.73%) PHP
7 5 (22.73%) C#
7 5 (22.73%) .NET
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (22.73%) MSBuild
7 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (22.73%) JIRA
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
3 1 (4.55%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (4.55%) osCommerce
2 1 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (4.55%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (13.64%) CloudFront
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Subversion
2 5 (22.73%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) MSBuild
2 5 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 5 (22.73%) NUnit
2 5 (22.73%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 2 (9.09%) Grunt
3 2 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) CRM Architect
5 2 (9.09%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) jQuery
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
4 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) SOAP
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) J2EE
5 4 (18.18%) CSS3
6 3 (13.64%) OSGi
6 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.64%) Spring
6 3 (13.64%) JMS
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Social Media
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) OO
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Use Case
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.55%) Android Development
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
1 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Zend
2 1 (4.55%) Xamarin