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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing REST 38 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.29% 1.73% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.79% 7.03% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 11
Median daily rate £350 £400 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £333 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £520 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £36.98 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-17.13% -17.83%
REST
England

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
488 384 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.36% 24.66% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 261 227
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +62.50%
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 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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire +5 16 £350 -
Northamptonshire -6 10 £390 -22.00% 3
Nottinghamshire -3 9 £400 -5.88% 3
Derbyshire - 5 £275 - 1
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for REST.

1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) SOAP
3 22 (34.92%) Node.js
4 21 (33.33%) CSS
4 21 (33.33%) .NET
5 20 (31.75%) Web Services
6 19 (30.16%) Linux
7 18 (28.57%) Web Development
8 16 (25.40%) SQL
9 15 (23.81%) HTML
9 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
10 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 14 (22.22%) Java
10 14 (22.22%) C#
10 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 14 (22.22%) MVC
11 13 (20.63%) JSON
12 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 12 (19.05%) TDD
12 12 (19.05%) Windows
12 12 (19.05%) OO
12 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.05%) PaaS
12 12 (19.05%) IaaS
12 12 (19.05%) Docker
13 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (17.46%) Mentoring

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 2 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) nginx
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.05%) IaaS
2 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) FTP
3 1 (1.59%) AMQP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.52%) Grunt
3 6 (9.52%) gulp
3 6 (9.52%) JUnit
4 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.94%) Gradle
4 5 (7.94%) IntelliJ
4 5 (7.94%) JProfiler
4 5 (7.94%) Maven
4 5 (7.94%) SonarQube
4 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.76%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.76%) JMeter
5 3 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.76%) Toad
6 2 (3.17%) NUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Selenium
6 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 3 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Node.js Developer
2 11 (17.46%) Web Developer
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) MongoDB Developer
4 7 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.35%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Data Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Cloud Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) SOAP
2 22 (34.92%) Node.js
3 21 (33.33%) .NET
3 21 (33.33%) CSS
4 20 (31.75%) Web Services
5 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 15 (23.81%) HTML
6 13 (20.63%) JSON
7 11 (17.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.70%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.70%) Hibernate
9 8 (12.70%) HTML5
9 8 (12.70%) Spring
9 8 (12.70%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) CSS3
10 7 (11.11%) Java EE
10 7 (11.11%) JPA
10 7 (11.11%) jQuery
11 6 (9.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) DataPower
2 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Blog
4 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Mac OS X
3 8 (12.70%) Unix
4 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.76%) Android
5 3 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) Web Development
2 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 14 (22.22%) MVC
4 12 (19.05%) OO
4 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.05%) TDD
5 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.70%) Front End Development
7 8 (12.70%) Scrum
8 6 (9.52%) OWASP
8 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.94%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 5 (7.94%) Line Management
9 5 (7.94%) RAD
9 5 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) C#
3 14 (22.22%) Java
4 10 (15.87%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Groovy
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.59%) Go
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Consul
1 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) Perforce
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Zend
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Apigee
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) webMethods