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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank - 20 24
Contract jobs citing REST 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.02% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.56% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +26.36%

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
12 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.82% 18.37% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 38
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 19 February 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for REST.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Mule
2 2 (66.67%) Mule ESB
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Anypoint
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) CloudHub
3 1 (33.33%) API Design
3 1 (33.33%) RAML
3 1 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion

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 2 (66.67%) Anypoint
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Confluence
1 2 (66.67%) Mule
1 2 (66.67%) Mule ESB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) RAML
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) UDDI
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CloudHub
1 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP