The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Docklands, London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing REST 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 0.70% 2.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 2.50% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £228 £590 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.44% +18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +28.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
28 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.39% 27.97% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 45
Average daily rate £450 £400 £542
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £200 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
REST
London

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Documentum
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) JMX
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architect
1 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) JMX
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JRuby
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle