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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 42 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.04% 1.86% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 6.67% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £438 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
REST
West Midlands

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
113 90 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 29.35% 27.95% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 56 66
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014

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 3 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) SOLID
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Case Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft