The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 25 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.67% - 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 22 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.33% 19.47% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 26
Average daily rate £500 £600 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £475 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 7 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) JMS
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 3 (50.00%) XSL
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) VisualVM
4 2 (33.33%) YourKit
4 2 (33.33%) Drools
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) BPMN
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) SOA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Mule
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) VisualVM
3 2 (33.33%) YourKit
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) JMS
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
2 3 (50.00%) XSL
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Drools
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) JTA
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Dojo
4 1 (16.67%) YUI
4 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) BPMN
1 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Axway
2 1 (16.67%) Atomikos