The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 36 22 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +31
Contract jobs citing REST 19 39 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.99% 6.28% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.92% 23.08% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 3
Median daily rate £335 £500 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% +11.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
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
106 169 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.27% 27.21% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 102 77
Median daily rate £313 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 16
Median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.83 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Basildon -3 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for REST.

1 44 (100.00%) Web Services
2 42 (95.45%) SOAP
3 36 (81.82%) XML
3 36 (81.82%) Java
4 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (50.00%) Open Source
6 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
6 21 (47.73%) TDD
6 21 (47.73%) HTML
7 20 (45.45%) JSON
8 19 (43.18%) Apache Camel
8 19 (43.18%) WSO2
8 19 (43.18%) SOA
9 18 (40.91%) Oracle
10 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
10 17 (38.64%) J2EE
10 17 (38.64%) HTML5
11 16 (36.36%) JSF
12 15 (34.09%) TopLink
12 15 (34.09%) Oracle Service Bus
12 15 (34.09%) AccuRev
13 13 (29.55%) PrimeFaces
13 13 (29.55%) Google
13 13 (29.55%) XSD
14 11 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
14 11 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (25.00%) WireMock
14 11 (25.00%) XSLT
14 11 (25.00%) MySQL
14 11 (25.00%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (34.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (13.64%) Mule
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) AccuRev
2 9 (20.45%) EasyMock
2 9 (20.45%) Mockito
3 1 (2.27%) Ant
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (95.45%) Developer
2 31 (70.45%) Java Developer
3 17 (38.64%) SOA Developer
4 15 (34.09%) J2EE Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (20.45%) XML Developer
7 8 (18.18%) Agile Developer
8 6 (13.64%) Angular Developer
8 6 (13.64%) HTML Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Integration Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Scrum Master
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.55%) XML XSLT Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) Web Services
2 42 (95.45%) SOAP
3 36 (81.82%) XML
4 21 (47.73%) AngularJS
4 21 (47.73%) HTML
5 20 (45.45%) JSON
6 19 (43.18%) Apache Camel
7 17 (38.64%) HTML5
7 17 (38.64%) J2EE
8 16 (36.36%) JSF
9 15 (34.09%) TopLink
10 13 (29.55%) PrimeFaces
10 13 (29.55%) XSD
11 11 (25.00%) WireMock
11 11 (25.00%) XSLT
12 10 (22.73%) Middleware
13 6 (13.64%) Apache CXF
14 5 (11.36%) CSS
14 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
15 4 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (50.00%) Open Source
3 21 (47.73%) TDD
4 19 (43.18%) SOA
5 11 (25.00%) Scrum
6 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) OO
8 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (4.55%) B2C
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.55%) Process Management
10 1 (2.27%) Android Development
10 1 (2.27%) Code Coverage
10 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.27%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.27%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.27%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (2.27%) Time Management
10 1 (2.27%) UML
10 1 (2.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) XPath
4 1 (2.27%) Groovy
4 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) WSO2
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 13 (29.55%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Rally
Brentwood, Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £30 - 33 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago