The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.15% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£419 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -20.73%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.03% 21.25% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 11
Average daily rate £413 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) NUnit
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) MSTest
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
3 5 (71.43%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) CQRS
3 5 (71.43%) Couchbase
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (14.29%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) Couchbase
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) NUnit
1 6 (85.71%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) SOA
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) Progressive Enhancement
3 5 (71.43%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (71.43%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago