The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.80% 1.49% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 6.67% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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 Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.20% 22.39% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 22
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £373 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £649 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Canary Wharf region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) CSS3
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (25.00%) Gradle
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (25.00%) Grunt
6 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) gulp
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) jspm
2 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Concordion
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) JBehave
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Mockito
3 1 (12.50%) Spock
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Platform Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AngularJS
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) CMDB
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) API Development
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Microservices
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (12.50%) EMIR
1 1 (12.50%) MiFID
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) BMC
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
1 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Solace