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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 58 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing REST 73 96 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.20% 3.69% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.86% 13.71% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 59
Median daily rate £400 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £330 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
672 700 900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.50% 26.89% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 458 596
Median daily rate £375 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 22
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% -0.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £31.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 8 December 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
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 8 December 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
Cambridgeshire +11 41 £400 +11.11% 11
Hertfordshire -5 12 £463 -25.70% 6
Norfolk +11 6 £300 -36.84% 1
Bedfordshire -4 6 £450 -23.40% 4
Essex -14 4 £265 -51.81% 2
Suffolk +1 3 £310 -29.18% 2
East Anglia - 1 £500 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (46.83%) Java
3 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
4 44 (34.92%) JSON
5 43 (34.13%) HTML
6 40 (31.75%) Web Services
7 35 (27.78%) SQL
7 35 (27.78%) SOAP
8 34 (26.98%) XML
9 33 (26.19%) AngularJS
10 31 (24.60%) CSS
11 30 (23.81%) C#
11 30 (23.81%) Linux
12 28 (22.22%) TDD
13 27 (21.43%) MongoDB
14 26 (20.63%) E-Commerce
14 26 (20.63%) .NET
14 26 (20.63%) Scrum
15 25 (19.84%) Git (software)
15 25 (19.84%) Node.js
16 24 (19.05%) Spring
17 23 (18.25%) Software Engineering
17 23 (18.25%) OO
18 22 (17.46%) HTML5
19 21 (16.67%) NoSQL
19 21 (16.67%) Docker
20 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
20 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
21 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure

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 8 (6.35%) Tomcat
1 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 6 (4.76%) IIS
3 5 (3.97%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.38%) Apache
4 3 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.38%) CMS
4 3 (2.38%) MQSeries
4 3 (2.38%) nginx
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.59%) Mule
5 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.79%) Confluence
6 1 (0.79%) Drupal
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (3.97%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (3.97%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (3.97%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.32%) IaaS
3 13 (10.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.79%) Route 53
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.73%) Internet
3 9 (7.14%) SSL
4 8 (6.35%) X.509
5 7 (5.56%) HTTP
6 2 (1.59%) Network Security
7 1 (0.79%) 802.15
7 1 (0.79%) AMQP
7 1 (0.79%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.79%) DNS
7 1 (0.79%) FTP
7 1 (0.79%) SSH
7 1 (0.79%) Telnet
7 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 21 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 20 (15.87%) Relational Database
4 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.17%) DB2
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (2.38%) MySQL
7 3 (2.38%) Triplestore
8 2 (1.59%) Redis
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.79%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 25 (19.84%) Git (software)
2 15 (11.90%) JUnit
3 13 (10.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (10.32%) Mercurial
4 11 (8.73%) Mockito
5 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
6 9 (7.14%) JIRA
7 8 (6.35%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.35%) IntelliJ
7 8 (6.35%) Subversion
7 8 (6.35%) WebStorm
8 6 (4.76%) Selenium
9 5 (3.97%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.97%) Grunt
9 5 (3.97%) gulp
9 5 (3.97%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.17%) AccuRev
10 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.17%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.38%) FxCop
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (0.79%) Automotive
2 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 96 (76.19%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Java Developer
3 16 (12.70%) .NET Developer
4 14 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Agile Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Agile Java Developer
6 11 (8.73%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 9 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Android Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Architect
10 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (3.17%) PHP Developer
12 4 (3.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.92%) JSON
2 43 (34.13%) HTML
3 40 (31.75%) Web Services
4 35 (27.78%) SOAP
5 34 (26.98%) XML
6 33 (26.19%) AngularJS
7 31 (24.60%) CSS
8 26 (20.63%) .NET
9 25 (19.84%) Node.js
10 24 (19.05%) Spring
11 22 (17.46%) HTML5
12 15 (11.90%) jQuery
13 13 (10.32%) J2EE
14 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET
14 12 (9.52%) Hibernate
14 12 (9.52%) JPA
15 11 (8.73%) WCF
16 10 (7.94%) Ajax
17 9 (7.14%) XSLT
18 8 (6.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.35%) Internet of Things
2 8 (6.35%) User Experience
3 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.76%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.38%) Contactless
4 3 (2.38%) EMV
4 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.38%) Ontologies
5 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.79%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
6 1 (0.79%) iSeries
6 1 (0.79%) Statistics
6 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (23.81%) Linux
2 10 (7.94%) Windows
3 7 (5.56%) Unix
4 6 (4.76%) Android
4 6 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 6 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.17%) Solaris
6 3 (2.38%) HPUX
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.22%) TDD
3 26 (20.63%) E-Commerce
3 26 (20.63%) Scrum
4 23 (18.25%) OO
4 23 (18.25%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (14.29%) MVC
7 17 (13.49%) Open Source
8 16 (12.70%) BDD
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (7.94%) DevOps
10 9 (7.14%) BPMN
10 9 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (6.35%) OOP
12 7 (5.56%) Front End Development
12 7 (5.56%) SOA
12 7 (5.56%) SOLID
12 7 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (46.83%) Java
2 57 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.78%) SQL
4 30 (23.81%) C#
5 18 (14.29%) Python
6 14 (11.11%) Perl
7 11 (8.73%) C++
8 9 (7.14%) C
8 9 (7.14%) XPath
9 7 (5.56%) Groovy
9 7 (5.56%) PHP
10 6 (4.76%) Scala
11 5 (3.97%) Ruby
11 5 (3.97%) XQuery
12 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.17%) VBScript
13 3 (2.38%) ES6
13 3 (2.38%) Go
13 3 (2.38%) XAML
14 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) SDET
System Software
1 21 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Consul
1 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) IBM
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.17%) Oracle
3 3 (2.38%) ATG
3 3 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.38%) Blue Martini
3 3 (2.38%) Elastic Path
3 3 (2.38%) Interwoven
4 2 (1.59%) HP
4 2 (1.59%) WSO2
5 1 (0.79%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Sybase
5 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
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