The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 28 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 27 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.01% - 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.36% - 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£395 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +9.21%
REST
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 142 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.61% 25.18% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 84 79
Average daily rate £390 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £281 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 19
Average hourly rate £40.60 £40.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £30.25 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £46.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Essex

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

REST
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Basildon - 12 £375 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 42 (89.36%) Java
2 38 (80.85%) HTML
3 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (65.96%) Web Services
5 30 (63.83%) TDD
6 29 (61.70%) XML
6 29 (61.70%) SOAP
7 24 (51.06%) HTML5
8 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
9 21 (44.68%) TopLink
10 20 (42.55%) J2EE
11 19 (40.43%) UNIX
12 18 (38.30%) Linux
12 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
13 17 (36.17%) SQL
13 17 (36.17%) CSS
13 17 (36.17%) JSF
14 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
15 14 (29.79%) PrimeFaces
15 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (29.79%) Mac OS X
16 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
17 12 (25.53%) JPA
17 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
17 12 (25.53%) HTTP
17 12 (25.53%) EclipseLink
18 11 (23.40%) JBoss
18 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
18 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
18 11 (23.40%) Ajax

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (23.40%) JBoss
1 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.77%) GlassFish
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) HTTP
2 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (12.77%) SSL
3 5 (10.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) MariaDB
3 5 (10.64%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.02%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) AccuRev
4 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.64%) JUnit
5 4 (8.51%) Ant
5 4 (8.51%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (14.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 37 (78.72%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (4.26%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (80.85%) HTML
2 31 (65.96%) Web Services
3 29 (61.70%) XML
3 29 (61.70%) SOAP
4 24 (51.06%) HTML5
5 21 (44.68%) TopLink
6 20 (42.55%) J2EE
7 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
8 17 (36.17%) CSS
8 17 (36.17%) JSF
9 14 (29.79%) PrimeFaces
10 12 (25.53%) JPA
10 12 (25.53%) EclipseLink
11 11 (23.40%) Ajax
11 11 (23.40%) Spring
12 10 (21.28%) Spring MVC
13 9 (19.15%) Middleware
13 9 (19.15%) Struts
14 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
15 5 (10.64%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) UNIX
2 18 (38.30%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) TDD
3 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.28%) MVC
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) SOA
6 8 (17.02%) Kanban
6 8 (17.02%) User Stories
7 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.89%) Coaching
7 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (14.89%) Web Design
8 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.77%) Web Development
9 5 (10.64%) Microservices
10 4 (8.51%) B2C
10 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.38%) OO
11 3 (6.38%) CRM
11 3 (6.38%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Scala
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) WSO2
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
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