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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 12 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing REST 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.69% 4.76% 0.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 17.86% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £623 £383 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.74% +68.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
REST
London

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
21 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 32.81% 26.67% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 22
Average daily rate £478 £425 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.47% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £145 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £615 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JTA
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Liferay
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) FishEye
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Java Software Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Web Content Architect
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) JTA
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Grails
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus