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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 44 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Contract jobs citing REST 29 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 2.10% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.27% 6.37% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 1
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£350 £266 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% +6.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £33.55 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -27.06%
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
313 267 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.71% 32.96% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 162 108
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Average hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £32.20 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 13 £350 +31.45% 10
Peterborough - 1 £375 - 1
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 36 (83.72%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (46.51%) HTML
5 19 (44.19%) jQuery
5 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
5 19 (44.19%) HTML5
6 18 (41.86%) Mercurial
6 18 (41.86%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) UX Design
7 17 (39.53%) Ajax
7 17 (39.53%) CSS3
7 17 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (39.53%) User Experience
8 16 (37.21%) WebStorm
8 16 (37.21%) IntelliJ
9 15 (34.88%) Spring
10 14 (32.56%) ECMAScript
10 14 (32.56%) SOAP
10 14 (32.56%) TypeScript
10 14 (32.56%) Dart
10 14 (32.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (30.23%) PhoneGap
11 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
12 12 (27.91%) MVC
13 11 (25.58%) Web Services
13 11 (25.58%) Apache
13 11 (25.58%) Node.js
14 10 (23.26%) OmniGraffle

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (25.58%) Apache
1 11 (25.58%) Node.js
2 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Photoshop
1 10 (23.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (23.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Git (software)
2 18 (41.86%) Mercurial
3 16 (37.21%) IntelliJ
3 16 (37.21%) WebStorm
4 9 (20.93%) Grunt
4 9 (20.93%) PhantomJS
4 9 (20.93%) gulp
4 9 (20.93%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.63%) Maven
5 5 (11.63%) Selenium
6 4 (9.30%) Mockito
6 4 (9.30%) JUnit
7 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (2.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) HTML
2 19 (44.19%) jQuery
2 19 (44.19%) HTML5
3 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 17 (39.53%) Ajax
4 17 (39.53%) CSS3
4 17 (39.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (34.88%) Spring
6 14 (32.56%) SOAP
7 13 (30.23%) PhoneGap
8 11 (25.58%) Web Services
9 9 (20.93%) Sass
10 8 (18.60%) XML
10 8 (18.60%) Middleware
11 7 (16.28%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
13 4 (9.30%) .NET
13 4 (9.30%) JPA
14 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
14 3 (6.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) User Experience
2 13 (30.23%) Mobile App
3 10 (23.26%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) UX Design
3 14 (32.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (27.91%) MVC
5 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.93%) OO
6 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.93%) TDD
7 7 (16.28%) EAI
7 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.63%) BDD
10 4 (9.30%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (6.98%) Open Source
11 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (4.65%) Scrum
12 2 (4.65%) Information Security
12 2 (4.65%) BPMN
12 2 (4.65%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (83.72%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 14 (32.56%) ECMAScript
3 14 (32.56%) TypeScript
3 14 (32.56%) Dart
4 7 (16.28%) SQL
5 6 (13.95%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Scala
7 2 (4.65%) Groovy
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) MuleSoft
2 3 (6.98%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
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