The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 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 Leicestershire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.33% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£265 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.22% 38.46% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 25
Average daily rate £275 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
REST
East Midlands

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leicester - 4 £265 -
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) GIS
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Spatial
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Zend
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