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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 13 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.26% 0.75% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% 2.94% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +37.52%
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
24 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 42.11% 25.37% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 11
Median daily rate £500 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £289 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 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 1 October 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Maven
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Java EE
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 2 (33.33%) XSL
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Protractor
6 1 (16.67%) SOLID
6 1 (16.67%) Fintech

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Web Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Architect
3 1 (16.67%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) XSL
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) EJB
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java RMI
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) JSP
5 1 (16.67%) Servlets
5 1 (16.67%) Swing
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Korn
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Axway
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Solace