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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / East Midlands
Rank 74 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing REST 20 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 2.06% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 7.35% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 12
Median daily rate £335 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £335 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
439 422 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.56% 28.08% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 250 170
Median daily rate £355 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% +13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -13 7 - - 2
Leicestershire -1 6 £335 -6.29% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £275 -
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £400 -5.88% 2
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.70%) Node.js
3 22 (36.07%) CSS
4 20 (32.79%) .NET
5 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
6 18 (29.51%) MVC
6 18 (29.51%) Web Development
6 18 (29.51%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (27.87%) Linux
8 16 (26.23%) HTML
8 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
9 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
10 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
10 14 (22.95%) Java
10 14 (22.95%) SQL
10 14 (22.95%) C#
10 14 (22.95%) SOAP
11 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
11 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
12 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.67%) PaaS
12 12 (19.67%) IaaS
12 12 (19.67%) Docker
13 11 (18.03%) JSON
14 10 (16.39%) TDD
14 10 (16.39%) Spring
14 10 (16.39%) OO
14 10 (16.39%) PHP

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 (8.20%) Apache
1 5 (8.20%) JBoss
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.51%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.67%) IaaS
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) FTP
3 1 (1.64%) AMQP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (21.31%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.48%) Grunt
3 7 (11.48%) gulp
3 7 (11.48%) Maven
4 6 (9.84%) JMeter
5 5 (8.20%) NUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Hudson
6 4 (6.56%) JUnit
6 4 (6.56%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.92%) Gradle
7 3 (4.92%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.92%) JProfiler
7 3 (4.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (4.92%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Web Developer
4 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
4 8 (13.11%) MongoDB Developer
5 7 (11.48%) .NET Web Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Test Leader
7 5 (8.20%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (8.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Node.js
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 20 (32.79%) .NET
4 19 (31.15%) Web Services
5 16 (26.23%) HTML
6 14 (22.95%) SOAP
7 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
8 11 (18.03%) JSON
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
9 10 (16.39%) Spring
10 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
10 9 (14.75%) HTML5
11 8 (13.11%) Entity Framework
12 7 (11.48%) CSS3
13 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
13 6 (9.84%) LINQ
14 5 (8.20%) J2EE
14 5 (8.20%) Java EE
14 5 (8.20%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.64%) Blog
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Mac OS X
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.56%) Android
4 4 (6.56%) Unix
5 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) E-Commerce
1 18 (29.51%) MVC
1 18 (29.51%) Web Development
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) OO
4 10 (16.39%) TDD
5 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
5 8 (13.11%) SDLC
6 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
7 6 (9.84%) Load Testing
7 6 (9.84%) OWASP
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.20%) Line Management
8 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (6.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (49.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.95%) C#
2 14 (22.95%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) PHP
4 5 (8.20%) Groovy
5 3 (4.92%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.64%) Go
6 1 (1.64%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Consul
1 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Zend
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Perforce
3 1 (1.64%) Apigee
3 1 (1.64%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) webMethods
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