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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing REST 22 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.38% 1.39% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 5.78% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £340 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +39.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £261 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £480 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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
382 346 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.88% 24.09% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 176 175
Average daily rate £320 £315 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 8
Average hourly rate £15.86 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.70% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 -2 18 £375 - 4
Northamptonshire 0 2 £556 +15.88% 4
Leicestershire -2 1 £273 +2.83% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 30 (58.82%) SOAP
2 27 (52.94%) Web Services
3 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (45.10%) Scrum
5 21 (41.18%) Java
5 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 19 (37.25%) .NET
6 19 (37.25%) CSS
7 18 (35.29%) MVC
7 18 (35.29%) JSON
8 17 (33.33%) TDD
8 17 (33.33%) SQL
8 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 16 (31.37%) C#
10 14 (27.45%) HTML
10 14 (27.45%) Finance
11 13 (25.49%) Spring
11 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
12 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (23.53%) JUnit
12 12 (23.53%) Middleware
13 11 (21.57%) CSS3
13 11 (21.57%) MongoDB
13 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
14 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
14 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
15 9 (17.65%) OO
15 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
15 9 (17.65%) SDLC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (7.84%) IIS
1 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.96%) nginx
4 1 (1.96%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) DMZ
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.57%) MongoDB
3 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.76%) MySQL
5 4 (7.84%) Redis
6 2 (3.92%) DB2
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) JUnit
2 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 8 (15.69%) Spock
4 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.84%) JIRA
5 4 (7.84%) Selenium
5 4 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (7.84%) NeoLoad
6 2 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.96%) Bower
7 1 (1.96%) Grunt
7 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.96%) Subversion
7 1 (1.96%) Gradle
7 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Architect
2 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.92%) UI Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.92%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) SOAP
2 27 (52.94%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) .NET
3 19 (37.25%) CSS
4 18 (35.29%) JSON
5 14 (27.45%) HTML
6 13 (25.49%) Spring
7 12 (23.53%) Middleware
7 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 11 (21.57%) CSS3
9 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
10 8 (15.69%) XML
10 8 (15.69%) Ajax
10 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (15.69%) Apache Camel
11 7 (13.73%) LESS
11 7 (13.73%) HTML5
11 7 (13.73%) jQuery
11 7 (13.73%) Spring Security
12 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) MVC
4 17 (33.33%) TDD
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
7 9 (17.65%) SDLC
7 9 (17.65%) OO
8 8 (15.69%) Microservices
9 6 (11.76%) User Stories
9 6 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (9.80%) SOA
10 5 (9.80%) BDD
10 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.84%) OOD
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (5.88%) Procedural Programming
12 3 (5.88%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Java
1 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.92%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) PHP5
6 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Adobe
3 4 (7.84%) New Relic
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.96%) Google
6 1 (1.96%) Zend
6 1 (1.96%) Akamai
6 1 (1.96%) Intel
6 1 (1.96%) Software AG
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
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