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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing REST 10 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.57% 2.10% 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.94% 8.42% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +49.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £360 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £485 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.70% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
126 202 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.78% 24.91% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 113 91
Median daily rate £419 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.06% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £20.94 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Borehamwood - 2 £450 -
St Albans - 2 £375 -
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £350 +16.66% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £425 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 15 (68.18%) SOAP
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 9 (40.91%) SOA
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) JSON
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) C#
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) Microservices
8 6 (27.27%) SOLID
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) Middleware
10 4 (18.18%) MVC
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (18.18%) Open Source
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) AngularJS

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 2 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) Confluence
1 2 (9.09%) JBoss
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.55%) Mocha
3 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Core Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) SOAP
2 10 (45.45%) Web Services
3 8 (36.36%) JSON
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 5 (22.73%) CSS
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.09%) CSS3
8 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 2 (9.09%) HTML5
8 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
8 2 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Microservices
4 6 (27.27%) SOLID
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) B2C
8 2 (9.09%) BPEL
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Endeca
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) ESRI
5 1 (4.55%) hybris
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
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