The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 37 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing REST 15 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.65% 1.05% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.71% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 4
Median daily rate £523 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £40.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+20.55% +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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 85 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.85% 22.37% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 61 48
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for REST.

1 25 (73.53%) Web Services
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) HTML5
6 13 (38.24%) JSON
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) SOAP
7 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (32.35%) User Experience
8 10 (29.41%) Play Framework
8 10 (29.41%) Scala
8 10 (29.41%) Django
8 10 (29.41%) Ruby
8 10 (29.41%) Ajax
8 10 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
8 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
8 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
8 10 (29.41%) CSS3
8 10 (29.41%) MySQL
9 9 (26.47%) Windows
9 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) FTP
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
1 1 (2.94%) SSH
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
1 1 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 10 (29.41%) MySQL
2 10 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Technical Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Digital Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (8.82%) CRM Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Azure Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Web Services
2 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 19 (55.88%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) HTML5
4 13 (38.24%) JSON
5 11 (32.35%) SOAP
6 10 (29.41%) Ajax
6 10 (29.41%) CSS3
6 10 (29.41%) Django
6 10 (29.41%) Play Framework
6 10 (29.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 9 (26.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (17.65%) RESTful
10 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
10 5 (14.71%) Middleware
11 4 (11.76%) .NET
11 4 (11.76%) JSP
11 4 (11.76%) Servlets
11 4 (11.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) DataPower
3 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.65%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Open Source
4 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) BDD
5 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) Ruby
3 10 (29.41%) Scala
4 6 (17.65%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow