The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 70 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 20 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.38% 0.35% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.78% 1.57% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£270 £244 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -3.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
346 319 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.91% 22.02% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 170 136
Average daily rate £315 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.50% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
REST
England

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +14 5 - - 2
Northamptonshire 0 4 £480 +96.92% 4
Leicestershire - 4 £265 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 20 (57.14%) SOAP
2 20 (57.14%) Web Services
3 19 (54.29%) XML
4 18 (51.43%) CSS
4 18 (51.43%) JSON
5 16 (45.71%) Ajax
6 12 (34.29%) C#
6 12 (34.29%) SOA
6 12 (34.29%) HTTP
7 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
7 11 (31.43%) CSS3
8 10 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (28.57%) WSDL
8 10 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (28.57%) .NET
8 10 (28.57%) SAP
8 10 (28.57%) XSD
9 9 (25.71%) SQL
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.86%) NetWeaver
10 8 (22.86%) HTTPS
10 8 (22.86%) JMS
10 8 (22.86%) jQuery
11 7 (20.00%) Intel
11 7 (20.00%) Java
11 7 (20.00%) HTML5
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) Mobile App

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (31.43%) WebSphere
2 8 (22.86%) NetWeaver
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) WordPress
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
2 8 (22.86%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.71%) DMZ
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
3 4 (11.43%) OLAP
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) Maven
4 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Developer
4 4 (11.43%) UI Developer
4 4 (11.43%) UI Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (2.86%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (2.86%) UI Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) SOAP
2 20 (57.14%) Web Services
3 19 (54.29%) XML
4 18 (51.43%) CSS
4 18 (51.43%) JSON
5 16 (45.71%) Ajax
6 11 (31.43%) CSS3
7 10 (28.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 10 (28.57%) .NET
7 10 (28.57%) XSD
7 10 (28.57%) WSDL
7 10 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (22.86%) jQuery
8 8 (22.86%) JMS
9 7 (20.00%) HTML5
10 6 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (14.29%) WCF
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) SOA
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) MVC
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) PHP5
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) SAP
2 7 (20.00%) Intel
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Adobe
5 4 (11.43%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.71%) Software AG
7 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Perforce
8 1 (2.86%) Alterian
8 1 (2.86%) Zend
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