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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing REST 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.92% 1.06% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.63% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +57.14%
REST
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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
41 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.80% 28.72% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 8
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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 25 August 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for REST.

1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
4 7 (53.85%) Spring
5 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
5 6 (46.15%) Functional Programming
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) J2EE
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
8 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
8 3 (23.08%) User Experience
8 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
8 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (23.08%) Big Data
8 3 (23.08%) HDFS
8 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 3 (23.08%) JPA
8 3 (23.08%) jQuery
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) Analytics
8 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
8 3 (23.08%) HTML5
8 3 (23.08%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) HBase

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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) GemFire
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Hive
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) HBase
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
3 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Protractor
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Angular Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Drools
6 2 (15.38%) Java EE
6 2 (15.38%) JMS
6 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Spring Security
6 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Functional Programming
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Software Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Wireframes
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CITP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) HDFS
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat