The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / London
Rank 61 68 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Contract jobs citing REST 674 688 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.48% 3.21% 2.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.96% 10.16% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 552 343
Median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6767 6774 6440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 31.60% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5102 5010 4749
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

REST
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in London

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in London

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the London region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in London

REST
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

REST Hourly Rate Histogram in London

REST
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +5 128 £475 -9.52% 50
Croydon +3 10 £463 +12.46% 1
Westminster +4 8 £475 -5.00% 1
Canary Wharf +5 7 £475 -7.54%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 - - 5
Docklands, London 0 3 £650 -
Brentford - 1 - -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for REST.

1 934 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 825 (49.64%) Java
3 680 (40.91%) JavaScript
4 609 (36.64%) HTML
5 589 (35.44%) TDD
6 580 (34.90%) Web Services
7 526 (31.65%) SOAP
8 501 (30.14%) CSS
9 488 (29.36%) JSON
10 446 (26.84%) Scrum
11 427 (25.69%) Spring
12 402 (24.19%) AngularJS
13 354 (21.30%) XML
14 333 (20.04%) Git (software)
15 326 (19.61%) HTML5
15 326 (19.61%) BDD
16 322 (19.37%) SQL
17 305 (18.35%) Finance
18 288 (17.33%) Linux
19 264 (15.88%) Microservices
20 253 (15.22%) Jenkins
20 253 (15.22%) Node.js
21 245 (14.74%) DevOps
22 237 (14.26%) MVC
23 231 (13.90%) CSS3
24 229 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
25 214 (12.88%) Banking
26 211 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
27 210 (12.64%) .NET
28 206 (12.39%) NoSQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 96 (5.78%) Confluence
2 84 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 62 (3.73%) WebSphere
4 60 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
5 57 (3.43%) JBoss
6 50 (3.01%) Apache
7 49 (2.95%) Apache Spark
8 48 (2.89%) CMS
9 47 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 39 (2.35%) WebLogic
11 32 (1.93%) Mule
12 31 (1.87%) SharePoint
13 28 (1.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 27 (1.62%) Anypoint
15 18 (1.08%) Apache Solr
16 17 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
16 17 (1.02%) WordPress
17 16 (0.96%) Mule ESB
18 14 (0.84%) IIS
19 13 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.24%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.24%) MS Project
3 3 (0.18%) FrameMaker
3 3 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.060%) MS Office
5 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.24%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.18%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.12%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.060%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.060%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.060%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.060%) RMDS
8 1 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.060%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.060%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 211 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (5.29%) GitHub
4 38 (2.29%) PaaS
5 35 (2.11%) Heroku
6 31 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (1.87%) SaaS
7 28 (1.68%) IaaS
8 26 (1.56%) Amazon S3
9 17 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
10 15 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.78%) OpenShift
12 12 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 12 (0.72%) CloudBees
12 12 (0.72%) Office 365
13 11 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.60%) Force.com
15 9 (0.54%) TestFlight
16 8 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 185 (11.13%) HTTP
2 47 (2.83%) Internet
3 42 (2.53%) SSL
4 25 (1.50%) Firewall
4 25 (1.50%) HTTPS
5 20 (1.20%) LDAP
6 17 (1.02%) DNS
7 16 (0.96%) FTP
8 12 (0.72%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.42%) SMTP
9 7 (0.42%) WinSCP
10 6 (0.36%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.30%) AMQP
11 5 (0.30%) SSH
11 5 (0.30%) VPN
12 4 (0.24%) DVB
12 4 (0.24%) Network Security
13 3 (0.18%) Bluetooth
13 3 (0.18%) Intranet
13 3 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (12.39%) NoSQL
2 183 (11.01%) MongoDB
3 180 (10.83%) MySQL
4 139 (8.36%) Big Data
4 139 (8.36%) SQL Server
5 117 (7.04%) Relational Database
6 107 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
7 95 (5.72%) Hadoop
8 94 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 54 (3.25%) HBase
10 33 (1.99%) Redis
11 29 (1.74%) Neo4j
12 25 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 24 (1.44%) Apache Hive
14 22 (1.32%) Oracle Database
15 21 (1.26%) Blockchain
15 21 (1.26%) DB2
16 19 (1.14%) CouchDB
17 14 (0.84%) QlikView
18 13 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 333 (20.04%) Git (software)
2 253 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 206 (12.39%) JIRA
4 183 (11.01%) Maven
5 148 (8.90%) JUnit
6 121 (7.28%) Cucumber
7 98 (5.90%) Mockito
8 83 (4.99%) Selenium
9 77 (4.63%) Subversion
10 73 (4.39%) TeamCity
11 57 (3.43%) Gradle
12 44 (2.65%) Jasmine
12 44 (2.65%) Spock
13 43 (2.59%) webpack
14 39 (2.35%) IntelliJ
15 35 (2.11%) Vagrant
16 32 (1.93%) gulp
17 31 (1.87%) Eclipse
18 27 (1.62%) Mocha
18 27 (1.62%) NUnit
General
1 305 (18.35%) Finance
2 214 (12.88%) Banking
3 46 (2.77%) Investment Banking
4 44 (2.65%) Marketing
4 44 (2.65%) Retail
5 40 (2.41%) Publishing
6 27 (1.62%) Games
6 27 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 25 (1.50%) Front Office
8 20 (1.20%) Advertising
9 11 (0.66%) Electronics
10 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.48%) Back Office
12 6 (0.36%) Law
12 6 (0.36%) Legal
13 5 (0.30%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.12%) German Language
14 2 (0.12%) Local Government
14 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1199 (72.14%) Developer
2 464 (27.92%) Java Developer
3 219 (13.18%) Architect
4 203 (12.21%) Senior Developer
5 119 (7.16%) JavaScript Developer
6 106 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 90 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
8 87 (5.23%) .NET Developer
9 77 (4.63%) Agile Developer
10 74 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
11 67 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 65 (3.91%) Scala Developer
13 62 (3.73%) C# Developer
14 61 (3.67%) Angular Developer
15 57 (3.43%) Agile Java Developer
16 50 (3.01%) Software Engineer
17 47 (2.83%) UI Developer
18 45 (2.71%) Android Developer
18 45 (2.71%) Integration Architect
19 44 (2.65%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 609 (36.64%) HTML
2 580 (34.90%) Web Services
3 526 (31.65%) SOAP
4 501 (30.14%) CSS
5 488 (29.36%) JSON
6 427 (25.69%) Spring
7 402 (24.19%) AngularJS
8 354 (21.30%) XML
9 326 (19.61%) HTML5
10 253 (15.22%) Node.js
11 231 (13.90%) CSS3
12 210 (12.64%) .NET
13 201 (12.09%) jQuery
14 177 (10.65%) React
15 175 (10.53%) RESTful
16 169 (10.17%) Hibernate
17 157 (9.45%) J2EE
18 125 (7.52%) Spring Boot
19 111 (6.68%) ASP.NET
20 108 (6.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.96%) User Experience
2 95 (5.72%) Computer Science
3 91 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 59 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 36 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.87%) Data Structures
7 31 (1.87%) Fintech
8 23 (1.38%) Virtual Team
9 19 (1.14%) Algorithms
10 17 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 16 (0.96%) CMDB
12 15 (0.90%) DataPower
12 15 (0.90%) Video on Demand
13 14 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 11 (0.66%) Graphic Design
15 10 (0.60%) Management Information System
16 9 (0.54%) Fixed Income
16 9 (0.54%) Hedge funds
17 8 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 288 (17.33%) Linux
2 146 (8.78%) Unix
3 83 (4.99%) Apple iOS
4 78 (4.69%) Android
5 60 (3.61%) Windows
6 31 (1.87%) Mac OS X
7 20 (1.20%) CentOS
8 12 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.54%) Solaris
11 8 (0.48%) HPUX
12 7 (0.42%) AIX
13 4 (0.24%) Windows Server
14 3 (0.18%) Mac OS X Server
15 2 (0.12%) FreeBSD
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.12%) zOS
16 1 (0.060%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 934 (56.20%) Agile Software Development
2 589 (35.44%) TDD
3 446 (26.84%) Scrum
4 326 (19.61%) BDD
5 264 (15.88%) Microservices
6 245 (14.74%) DevOps
7 237 (14.26%) MVC
8 229 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
9 172 (10.35%) Software Engineering
10 161 (9.69%) Web Development
11 159 (9.57%) Open Source
12 148 (8.90%) OO
13 141 (8.48%) SOA
14 131 (7.88%) Unit Testing
15 123 (7.40%) E-Commerce
16 122 (7.34%) Kanban
17 109 (6.56%) Front End Development
18 106 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
19 90 (5.42%) Pair Programming
20 82 (4.93%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 825 (49.64%) Java
2 680 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 322 (19.37%) SQL
4 205 (12.33%) C#
5 170 (10.23%) Python
6 165 (9.93%) Scala
7 113 (6.80%) PHP
8 94 (5.66%) Ruby
9 75 (4.51%) Shell Script
10 62 (3.73%) Bash Shell
11 53 (3.19%) Apple Swift
12 46 (2.77%) Korn
13 45 (2.71%) XPath
14 44 (2.65%) Go
15 42 (2.53%) Objective-C
16 38 (2.29%) C
17 33 (1.99%) C++
18 29 (1.74%) Groovy
19 28 (1.68%) ES6
20 27 (1.62%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 122 (7.34%) Degree
2 99 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 90 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 16 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (0.66%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.54%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.18%) ISEB
7 3 (0.18%) PhD
7 3 (0.18%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.12%) MBA
8 2 (0.12%) MCSE
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.060%) AAT
9 1 (0.060%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.060%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.060%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.67%) QA
2 23 (1.38%) FATCA
3 11 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.48%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.30%) SDET
6 4 (0.24%) Dublin Core
6 4 (0.24%) GCP
6 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.18%) EMIR
7 3 (0.18%) MiFID
8 2 (0.12%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.060%) HL7
9 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.060%) WAI
System Software
1 202 (12.15%) Docker
2 29 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 13 (0.78%) HDFS
5 12 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.30%) vCloud
7 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.060%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.060%) Ceph
10 1 (0.060%) etcd
10 1 (0.060%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.060%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.060%) Xen
10 1 (0.060%) XenApp
10 1 (0.060%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 72 (4.33%) Puppet
2 60 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (2.53%) Kubernetes
4 39 (2.35%) Ansible
5 24 (1.44%) MOM
6 21 (1.26%) Terraform
7 17 (1.02%) Kibana
8 11 (0.66%) Grafana
9 9 (0.54%) OpenAM
10 8 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.48%) logstash
10 8 (0.48%) Oozie
10 8 (0.48%) rkt
11 6 (0.36%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.36%) HockeyApp
12 5 (0.30%) Mesos
12 5 (0.30%) Piwik
12 5 (0.30%) SCCM
13 4 (0.24%) Nagios
13 4 (0.24%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 176 (10.59%) Oracle
2 87 (5.23%) IBM
3 82 (4.93%) Microsoft
4 70 (4.21%) MuleSoft
5 45 (2.71%) Solace
6 42 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 40 (2.41%) hybris
8 38 (2.29%) Adobe
9 37 (2.23%) Google
10 36 (2.17%) ServiceNow
11 34 (2.05%) Apigee
11 34 (2.05%) Atlassian
12 33 (1.99%) SAP
13 26 (1.56%) HP
14 25 (1.50%) VMware
15 23 (1.38%) Splunk
16 21 (1.26%) Hortonworks
17 20 (1.20%) Apple
18 19 (1.14%) Zend
19 15 (0.90%) ATG
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