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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 76 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 25 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 1.61% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.79% 5.90% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £311 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
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
432 441 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.60% 27.34% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 262 208
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -16 6 £450 +20.00% 7
Northamptonshire +3 4 £388 -32.60% 1
Leicestershire +9 2 £350 +11.11% 1
Derbyshire +4 2 £306 - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £325 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
1 22 (46.81%) Web Services
2 21 (44.68%) XML
3 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (40.43%) SOAP
4 19 (40.43%) .NET
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) CSS
6 16 (34.04%) JSON
7 14 (29.79%) C#
7 14 (29.79%) Java
7 14 (29.79%) SQL
8 12 (25.53%) XSLT
8 12 (25.53%) MVC
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.28%) Windows
9 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
9 10 (21.28%) jQuery
9 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
10 9 (19.15%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.15%) Ajax
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.02%) Middleware
11 8 (17.02%) SOA
11 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
11 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
11 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
11 8 (17.02%) Web Development
11 8 (17.02%) WCF

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 (12.77%) CMS
1 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.64%) JBoss
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) DMZ
1 4 (8.51%) Extranet
1 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) SSL
3 2 (4.26%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.64%) Toad
3 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 3 (6.38%) Ant
5 3 (6.38%) Checkstyle
5 3 (6.38%) Maven
5 3 (6.38%) QUnit
5 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.26%) Gradle
6 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.26%) JProfiler
6 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (4.26%) Banking
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Law
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Data Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Middleware Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Integration Architect
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (6.38%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.26%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) Web Services
2 21 (44.68%) XML
3 19 (40.43%) .NET
3 19 (40.43%) SOAP
4 17 (36.17%) HTML
5 16 (34.04%) CSS
5 16 (34.04%) JSON
6 12 (25.53%) XSLT
7 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
7 10 (21.28%) jQuery
8 9 (19.15%) Ajax
8 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
9 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
9 8 (17.02%) Middleware
9 8 (17.02%) WCF
10 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.89%) HTML5
10 7 (14.89%) Spring
11 6 (12.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) DataPower
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) Android
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
3 8 (17.02%) SOA
3 8 (17.02%) Web Development
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) SDLC
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
6 5 (10.64%) Coaching
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) Data Architecture
6 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (10.64%) Front End Development
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
6 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.51%) OWASP
7 4 (8.51%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.79%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) PHP
4 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.64%) VBScript
6 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) Python
9 1 (2.13%) Groovy
9 1 (2.13%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.26%) OCMJD
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) OpenAM
2 2 (4.26%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) IBM
4 4 (8.51%) SAP
5 3 (6.38%) Twitter
6 2 (4.26%) Perforce
6 2 (4.26%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) Apigee
7 1 (2.13%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
7 1 (2.13%) webMethods
7 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.13%) Zend
Northamptonshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Leicester
Rate: From £25,700 to £55,750 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago