The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 54 55 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 7 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 1.34% 1.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 6.45% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
Median daily rate £450 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £478 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 155 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.21% 20.81% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 78 105
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 - £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
St Albans - 2 £375 -
Borehamwood - 1 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £575 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 25 (83.33%) SOAP
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) SOA
4 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) TDD
5 15 (50.00%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) DevOps
6 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
7 13 (43.33%) SaaS
8 12 (40.00%) Data Integration
8 12 (40.00%) WCF
8 12 (40.00%) SQL
8 12 (40.00%) .NET
8 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (36.67%) Middleware
10 10 (33.33%) Web Services
10 10 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
12 8 (26.67%) Java
13 7 (23.33%) XML
13 7 (23.33%) MSMQ
14 6 (20.00%) SOLID
14 6 (20.00%) Microservices
14 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 6 (20.00%) Oracle
14 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (20.00%) JSON
14 6 (20.00%) Spring
15 5 (16.67%) Retail

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) SaaS
2 10 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.00%) GitHub
4 3 (10.00%) IaaS
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) GIS
2 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.33%) Maven
2 1 (3.33%) Mocha
2 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Architect
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce Architect
3 10 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 6 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
8 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Applications Architect
8 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Integration Architect
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) SOAP
2 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) WCF
3 11 (36.67%) Middleware
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (23.33%) MSMQ
5 7 (23.33%) XML
6 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
8 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
9 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.67%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) SOA
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 15 (50.00%) DevOps
5 14 (46.67%) E-Commerce
6 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.00%) Microservices
7 6 (20.00%) SOLID
8 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 4 (13.33%) Open Source
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.00%) ETL
9 3 (10.00%) MVC
9 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (6.67%) BPEL
10 2 (6.67%) CRM
10 2 (6.67%) ERP
10 2 (6.67%) OO
10 2 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (13.33%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) ESRI
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.33%) Endeca
7 1 (3.33%) hybris
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago