The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing REST 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.42% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
REST
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 46 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 35.62% 21.70% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 34 20
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.78 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Chester

REST
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for REST.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Dropwizard

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Chester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago