The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 84 105
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +21
Contract jobs citing REST 96 56 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.90% 1.96% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.17% 7.48% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 19
Median daily rate £419 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £350 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £478 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Median hourly rate £31.14 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.97% -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.49%
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 749 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.69% 26.21% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 416 488
Median daily rate £375 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

REST
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the East of England region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the East of England region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

REST
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

REST Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

REST
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Essex +1 31 £230 -41.02% 1
Cambridgeshire +26 24 £368 -8.12% 11
Bedfordshire +17 16 £595 +19.00%
Hertfordshire +11 11 £425 -5.55% 8
Suffolk +6 10 - -
Norfolk - 4 £400 - 4
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for REST.

1 122 (68.54%) SOAP
2 116 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (51.12%) Java
4 85 (47.75%) Web Services
5 82 (46.07%) SOA
6 67 (37.64%) XML
7 64 (35.96%) HTML
8 61 (34.27%) TDD
9 54 (30.34%) JavaScript
10 52 (29.21%) JSON
11 49 (27.53%) C#
12 47 (26.40%) Open Source
13 46 (25.84%) AngularJS
14 44 (24.72%) SQL Server
14 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
15 43 (24.16%) .NET
16 42 (23.60%) CSS
16 42 (23.60%) HTML5
17 39 (21.91%) Oracle
17 39 (21.91%) Middleware
18 38 (21.35%) Scrum
18 38 (21.35%) Software Engineering
19 33 (18.54%) SQL
20 31 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
21 28 (15.73%) WSO2
21 28 (15.73%) Apache Camel
21 28 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (15.17%) jQuery
23 26 (14.61%) E-Commerce
23 26 (14.61%) Microservices

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 20 (11.24%) Apache ServiceMix
1 20 (11.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (8.99%) JBoss
2 16 (8.99%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (5.06%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.49%) Apache
4 8 (4.49%) Confluence
4 8 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.93%) WebLogic
6 6 (3.37%) Mule
7 5 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.81%) Node.js
8 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (4.49%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (4.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (4.49%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (1.69%) Maximo
3 3 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.56%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.56%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (7.87%) SaaS
2 10 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.69%) GitHub
4 3 (1.69%) IaaS
4 3 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.18%) HTTP
2 9 (5.06%) SSL
2 9 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.37%) 802.15
3 6 (3.37%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.37%) Internet
3 6 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (3.37%) X.509
3 6 (3.37%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.69%) FTP
5 2 (1.12%) Network Security
6 1 (0.56%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.56%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) Megaco
6 1 (0.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.67%) MySQL
3 14 (7.87%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.49%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.93%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.37%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.69%) DB2
8 3 (1.69%) GIS
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.56%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.87%) AccuRev
2 14 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 13 (7.30%) Mockito
4 11 (6.18%) IntelliJ
4 11 (6.18%) Maven
4 11 (6.18%) Mercurial
4 11 (6.18%) WebStorm
5 10 (5.62%) EasyMock
6 9 (5.06%) JIRA
6 9 (5.06%) Selenium
7 8 (4.49%) JUnit
8 7 (3.93%) Subversion
9 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.81%) Ant
10 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.81%) Jasmine
10 5 (2.81%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.25%) RSpec
11 4 (2.25%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (9.55%) Finance
2 8 (4.49%) Retail
3 6 (3.37%) Legal
4 5 (2.81%) Marketing
5 3 (1.69%) Automotive
5 3 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (73.60%) Developer
2 62 (34.83%) Java Developer
3 35 (19.66%) Architect
4 22 (12.36%) SOA Developer
5 21 (11.80%) Agile Developer
6 20 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 17 (9.55%) Technical Architect
8 16 (8.99%) Agile Java Developer
9 15 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 15 (8.43%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (7.30%) .NET Developer
10 13 (7.30%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (6.74%) Designer
11 12 (6.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Angular Developer
12 11 (6.18%) E-Commerce Architect
12 11 (6.18%) XML Developer
13 9 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 9 (5.06%) Integration Developer
13 9 (5.06%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (68.54%) SOAP
2 85 (47.75%) Web Services
3 67 (37.64%) XML
4 64 (35.96%) HTML
5 52 (29.21%) JSON
6 46 (25.84%) AngularJS
7 43 (24.16%) .NET
8 42 (23.60%) CSS
8 42 (23.60%) HTML5
9 39 (21.91%) Middleware
10 28 (15.73%) Apache Camel
11 27 (15.17%) jQuery
12 24 (13.48%) XSD
13 23 (12.92%) Spring
13 23 (12.92%) WCF
14 22 (12.36%) Ajax
14 22 (12.36%) J2EE
14 22 (12.36%) XSLT
15 19 (10.67%) TopLink
16 17 (9.55%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.55%) Mobile App
3 15 (8.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 14 (7.87%) User Experience
5 11 (6.18%) Data Integration
6 9 (5.06%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.81%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.25%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.69%) Clustering
9 3 (1.69%) Replication
10 2 (1.12%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.12%) iPad
10 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.18%) Linux
1 11 (6.18%) Unix
2 5 (2.81%) Windows
3 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 3 (1.69%) Solaris
4 2 (1.12%) Android
4 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (65.17%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.07%) SOA
3 61 (34.27%) TDD
4 47 (26.40%) Open Source
5 38 (21.35%) Scrum
5 38 (21.35%) Software Engineering
6 31 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (14.61%) E-Commerce
7 26 (14.61%) Microservices
7 26 (14.61%) Reverse Engineering
8 22 (12.36%) OO
9 19 (10.67%) User Stories
10 16 (8.99%) DevOps
10 16 (8.99%) Low Latency
11 15 (8.43%) Front End Development
12 14 (7.87%) MVC
13 13 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.74%) OOA/OOD
14 12 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (6.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 91 (51.12%) Java
2 54 (30.34%) JavaScript
3 49 (27.53%) C#
4 33 (18.54%) SQL
5 13 (7.30%) C++
6 12 (6.74%) Python
6 12 (6.74%) TypeScript
7 8 (4.49%) Dart
7 8 (4.49%) ECMAScript
8 7 (3.93%) C
8 7 (3.93%) Perl
9 6 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.81%) Ruby
10 5 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.25%) Groovy
11 4 (2.25%) PHP
11 4 (2.25%) Scala
12 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.56%) Degree
1 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.91%) Oracle
3 28 (15.73%) WSO2
4 22 (12.36%) Google
5 21 (11.80%) Red Hat
6 13 (7.30%) IBM
7 7 (3.93%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.69%) Citrix
8 3 (1.69%) ESRI
8 3 (1.69%) VMware
9 2 (1.12%) Endeca
9 2 (1.12%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.56%) Apigee
10 1 (0.56%) CA
10 1 (0.56%) hybris
10 1 (0.56%) Mashery
10 1 (0.56%) Rally
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.56%) Siebel
10 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
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