The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 25 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 11 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.70% 2.97% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.64% 5.79% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Median daily rate £325 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +47.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-36.60% -16.66%
REST
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
87 121 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.18% 51.27% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 97 30
Median daily rate £350 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Kent

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

REST
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 8 £325 - 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for REST.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) OpenGL
3 12 (66.67%) Memory Management
3 12 (66.67%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 11 (61.11%) Android Development
4 11 (61.11%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) JSON
4 11 (61.11%) Android
5 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Mobile Development
5 10 (55.56%) Android SDK
6 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
8 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
8 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) C#
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
10 3 (16.67%) SOAP
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (16.67%) WSDL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) Moq
4 2 (11.11%) MSTest
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
4 2 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Android Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Java Android Developer
3 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WCF Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) OpenGL
2 12 (66.67%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) JSON
4 10 (55.56%) Android SDK
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) StructureMap
7 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) WPF
7 3 (16.67%) WSDL
8 2 (11.11%) Cocoa
8 2 (11.11%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) iPad
3 2 (11.11%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Memory Management
3 11 (61.11%) Android Development
4 10 (55.56%) Mobile Development
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) CQRS
6 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (16.67%) MVVM
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.11%) Game Development
7 2 (11.11%) High Availability
7 2 (11.11%) Information Governance
7 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
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