The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 57 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 16 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.01% 1.97% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.25% 7.95% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
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£450 £301 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.75% +30.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £252 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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
194 151 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.37% 24.75% 34.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 87 108
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.94 £36.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Stevenage -3 2 £388 +76.13%
Welwyn Garden City -10 2 £419 +39.46% 1
Hemel Hempstead -6 1 £300 - 5
Letchworth - 1 £338 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (74.07%) SOAP
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) SOA
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) ESRI
5 11 (40.74%) PaaS
6 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (37.04%) Data Integration
6 10 (37.04%) GIS
6 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
6 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 10 (37.04%) ETL
6 10 (37.04%) FTP
6 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
6 10 (37.04%) IBM
6 10 (37.04%) Maximo
6 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
6 10 (37.04%) SaaS
6 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
7 9 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Subversion
8 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) JUnit
9 5 (18.52%) Spring
9 5 (18.52%) DevOps

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
4 1 (3.70%) Mule
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) PaaS
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (37.04%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) FTP
2 1 (3.70%) SNMP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
2 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Subversion
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.70%) StyleCop
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) GCC
6 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.70%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 10 (37.04%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Java Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Maximo Architect
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) SOAP
2 16 (59.26%) Web Services
3 5 (18.52%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) GIS
1 10 (37.04%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) FreeBSD
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) SOA
2 10 (37.04%) ETL
2 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Loose Coupling
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Web Design
7 1 (3.70%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.41%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
5 2 (7.41%) XPath
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) VCAP
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) vCloud
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) ESRI
4 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 10 (37.04%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Perforce
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago