The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 20 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing REST 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.86% 11.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 35.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £538 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
REST
Gloucestershire

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
30 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.57% 31.31% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 21
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 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 7 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) JUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Maven
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) OrientDB
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) JMeter
4 4 (50.00%) Ant
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) Mule
2 2 (25.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) AMQP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) OrientDB
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Maven
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) Ant
3 4 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (50.00%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) JDBC
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) UDDI
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) API Design
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Content Enrichment
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CloudHub
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) MuleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP