The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 21 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.93% - 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.44% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £463 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
REST
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 38.32% 47.06% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 19
Average daily rate £425 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

REST
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL