The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 48 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing REST 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 3.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 9.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -3.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 100 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.00% 37.04% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 87
Average daily rate £315 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £325 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £24.20 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
REST
North West

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Blackburn - - - -
Ormskirk - - - - 1
Preston - - - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
REST
North West

REST
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) Autofac
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
3 1 (25.00%) Autofac
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) SAML
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft