The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / East Midlands
Rank 61 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing REST 31 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.16% 1.44% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 5.22% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 18
Median daily rate £385 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
457 441 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.89% 27.61% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 255 164
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

REST
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

REST
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 12 £375 -25.00% 7
Leicestershire +8 10 £500 +35.13% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £325 -7.14% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 28 (40.00%) Node.js
3 24 (34.29%) E-Commerce
4 23 (32.86%) .NET
4 23 (32.86%) Linux
5 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (27.14%) JSON
7 19 (27.14%) Docker
8 18 (25.71%) IaaS
8 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
8 18 (25.71%) PaaS
8 18 (25.71%) TDD
8 18 (25.71%) Scrum
8 18 (25.71%) SOAP
8 18 (25.71%) Web Services
8 18 (25.71%) Java
8 18 (25.71%) CSS
9 17 (24.29%) SQL
10 16 (22.86%) MVC
10 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
11 15 (21.43%) Web Development
11 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
12 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (20.00%) HTTP
12 14 (20.00%) C#
12 14 (20.00%) HTML
13 13 (18.57%) SOA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (8.57%) JBoss
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (25.71%) IaaS
1 18 (25.71%) PaaS
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) HTTP
2 7 (10.00%) DNS
2 7 (10.00%) SSL
2 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) FTP
4 1 (1.43%) AMQP
4 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (12.86%) gulp
3 9 (12.86%) Maven
4 6 (8.57%) Grunt
4 6 (8.57%) JMeter
4 6 (8.57%) NUnit
5 5 (7.14%) Hudson
5 5 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.71%) JIRA
6 4 (5.71%) JUnit
6 4 (5.71%) Selenium
7 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.29%) Gradle
7 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.29%) JProfiler
7 3 (4.29%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.86%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (71.43%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (12.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 8 (11.43%) MongoDB Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Test Leader
7 5 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.71%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.71%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.00%) Node.js
2 23 (32.86%) .NET
3 19 (27.14%) JSON
4 18 (25.71%) CSS
4 18 (25.71%) SOAP
4 18 (25.71%) Web Services
5 14 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (20.00%) HTML
6 11 (15.71%) Hibernate
6 11 (15.71%) Spring
7 10 (14.29%) Java EE
8 9 (12.86%) HTML5
9 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (10.00%) JPA
9 7 (10.00%) RESTful
9 7 (10.00%) XML
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.29%) User Experience
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Blog
3 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.43%) iPad
3 1 (1.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Ubuntu
3 8 (11.43%) Mac OS X
3 8 (11.43%) Windows
4 6 (8.57%) CoreOS
5 4 (5.71%) Android
5 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.71%) Unix
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) E-Commerce
2 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.71%) Scrum
3 18 (25.71%) TDD
4 16 (22.86%) MVC
4 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 15 (21.43%) Web Development
6 14 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (18.57%) SOA
8 11 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (12.86%) OO
9 9 (12.86%) SDLC
10 7 (10.00%) Kanban
10 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (8.57%) Load Testing
11 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.14%) Front End Development
12 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.14%) OWASP
12 5 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (48.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) Java
3 17 (24.29%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) C#
5 10 (14.29%) Python
6 8 (11.43%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) Groovy
8 2 (2.86%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.86%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.43%) Go
9 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.43%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) Consul
2 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Zend
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe
3 3 (4.29%) Perforce
3 3 (4.29%) WSO2
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
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