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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing REST 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.48% 0.70% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£481 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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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
107 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 37.94% 25.00% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 49 17
Average daily rate £385 £313 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
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 19 December 2014.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (87.50%) WF
2 7 (87.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (25.00%) NCover
4 2 (25.00%) StyleCop
4 2 (25.00%) MSTest
4 2 (25.00%) NDepend
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
4 2 (25.00%) NuGet
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NCover
1 2 (25.00%) StyleCop
1 2 (25.00%) MSTest
1 2 (25.00%) NDepend
1 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (25.00%) NuGet
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) WF
2 7 (87.50%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) ATDD
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CODA