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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 28 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Contract jobs citing REST 29 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.95% 3.39% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.51% 9.51% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 12
Median daily rate £400 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-36.20% +42.85%
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
187 305 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.91% 35.67% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 201 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £9.50 £33.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +20 16 £400 +12.67% 8
Peterborough +9 2 £356 -5.00%
Huntingdon - 2 £438 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (72.22%) Java
1 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 32 (59.26%) HTML
3 31 (57.41%) CSS
4 24 (44.44%) SQL
5 23 (42.59%) HTML5
6 22 (40.74%) JSON
7 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
8 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (35.19%) Spring
9 18 (33.33%) TDD
10 17 (31.48%) XML
11 16 (29.63%) Web Services
12 15 (27.78%) jQuery
12 15 (27.78%) Mercurial
13 13 (24.07%) UX Design
13 13 (24.07%) CSS3
13 13 (24.07%) Mobile App
13 13 (24.07%) User Experience
13 13 (24.07%) Graphic Design
14 12 (22.22%) Scrum
14 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
15 11 (20.37%) Ajax
15 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
16 10 (18.52%) Python
16 10 (18.52%) IntelliJ
16 10 (18.52%) SDL Web 8
16 10 (18.52%) SOAP

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 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (7.41%) GlassFish
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (18.52%) OmniGraffle
1 10 (18.52%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (7.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
1 5 (9.26%) SSL
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.26%) X.509
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) 802.15
3 2 (3.70%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.70%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.85%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.26%) DB2
5 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 15 (27.78%) Mercurial
3 10 (18.52%) IntelliJ
3 10 (18.52%) WebStorm
4 9 (16.67%) JUnit
5 8 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.96%) Grunt
6 7 (12.96%) gulp
6 7 (12.96%) Jasmine
6 7 (12.96%) Selenium
7 5 (9.26%) Mockito
8 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.41%) Maven
8 4 (7.41%) Mocha
8 4 (7.41%) NUnit
8 4 (7.41%) RSpec
8 4 (7.41%) WebDriver
9 3 (5.56%) PhantomJS
10 1 (1.85%) git-flow
General
1 4 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.85%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (18.52%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Angular Developer
5 4 (7.41%) QA Tester
5 4 (7.41%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.70%) .NET Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Integration Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) HTML
2 31 (57.41%) CSS
3 23 (42.59%) HTML5
4 22 (40.74%) JSON
5 19 (35.19%) Spring
6 17 (31.48%) XML
7 16 (29.63%) Web Services
8 15 (27.78%) jQuery
9 13 (24.07%) CSS3
10 11 (20.37%) Ajax
10 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
11 10 (18.52%) SOAP
12 9 (16.67%) PhoneGap
12 9 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (14.81%) Node.js
14 6 (11.11%) .NET
14 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
15 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
15 5 (9.26%) Express
15 5 (9.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Graphic Design
1 13 (24.07%) Mobile App
1 13 (24.07%) User Experience
2 5 (9.26%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.70%) Ontologies
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) AIX
1 1 (1.85%) Android
1 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (33.33%) TDD
4 13 (24.07%) UX Design
5 12 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (22.22%) Scrum
6 10 (18.52%) Front End Development
7 9 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (14.81%) BDD
8 8 (14.81%) BPMN
8 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
10 6 (11.11%) OO
10 6 (11.11%) Wireframes
11 5 (9.26%) Analytics
11 5 (9.26%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (9.26%) MVC
11 5 (9.26%) Open Source
11 5 (9.26%) Visual Analytics
12 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) Java
1 39 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 24 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (18.52%) Python
3 10 (18.52%) TypeScript
4 9 (16.67%) C++
5 6 (11.11%) C
5 6 (11.11%) C#
5 6 (11.11%) Dart
5 6 (11.11%) ECMAScript
6 5 (9.26%) Perl
7 4 (7.41%) ES6
7 4 (7.41%) Groovy
7 4 (7.41%) Ruby
7 4 (7.41%) Scala
7 4 (7.41%) XPath
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.56%) XQuery
9 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) IBM
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