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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 80 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing REST 16 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.99% 1.64% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 6.67% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 11
Median daily rate £350 £420 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £315 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
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
412 435 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.46% 24.67% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 259 248
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 26
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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 3 May 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 May 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
Nottinghamshire -4 4 £350 - 3
Northamptonshire +6 3 £290 -30.95% 6
Leicestershire +6 2 £356 -
Derbyshire +3 2 - -
Lincolnshire 0 1 - - 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 27 (65.85%) Web Services
2 26 (63.41%) SOAP
3 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
4 20 (48.78%) HTML
5 18 (43.90%) XML
6 17 (41.46%) CSS
6 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (39.02%) Java
8 15 (36.59%) SQL
9 13 (31.71%) TDD
9 13 (31.71%) Ajax
10 12 (29.27%) SOA
11 11 (26.83%) .NET
11 11 (26.83%) MVC
12 10 (24.39%) JSON
12 10 (24.39%) PHP
12 10 (24.39%) C#
13 8 (19.51%) Middleware
13 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
13 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
13 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
14 7 (17.07%) Android
15 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (14.63%) Scrum
15 6 (14.63%) Marketing
15 6 (14.63%) ETL
15 6 (14.63%) Windows
15 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 6 (14.63%) Informatica
15 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com

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 5 (12.20%) Node.js
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Force.com
1 6 (14.63%) SaaS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
1 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.20%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) DataStage
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Toad
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) gulp
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) Maven
5 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) French Language
3 2 (4.88%) German Language
3 2 (4.88%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) PHP Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.32%) Xamarin Developer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) Web Services
2 26 (63.41%) SOAP
3 20 (48.78%) HTML
4 18 (43.90%) XML
5 17 (41.46%) CSS
6 13 (31.71%) Ajax
7 11 (26.83%) .NET
8 10 (24.39%) JSON
9 8 (19.51%) Middleware
10 6 (14.63%) DHTML
10 6 (14.63%) J2EE
10 6 (14.63%) Visualforce
11 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.20%) JMS
11 5 (12.20%) LAMP
11 5 (12.20%) Symfony
12 4 (9.76%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (9.76%) RESTful
12 4 (9.76%) XSLT
13 3 (7.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) DataPower
4 2 (4.88%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) BBC
5 1 (2.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Android
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) SOA
4 11 (26.83%) MVC
5 6 (14.63%) ETL
5 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
6 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 5 (12.20%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) Mobile Development
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (7.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 16 (39.02%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) C#
4 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 6 (14.63%) Apex Code
5 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) COBOL
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) Scala
6 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Informatica
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.44%) Zend
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
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