The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Coventry region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 40 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing REST 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.54% 1.24% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.11% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£530 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -5.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 54 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.82% 22.41% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 25 50
Average daily rate £325 £275 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -33.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £135 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £305 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -50.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
REST
West Midlands

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 1 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Akka
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Akka
2 2 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle