The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 38 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing REST 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.30% 0.53% 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 2.15% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £530 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 93 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.40% 24.47% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 64 26
Average daily rate £315 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £288 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.75 £37.80 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.16% +32.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
3 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SOAP
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) Akamai
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) HTML5

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
2 4 (50.00%) Akamai
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft