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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
England / London
Rank 53 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing REST 808 626 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.16% 2.98% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.05% 9.28% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 488 357
Median daily rate £475 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
6705 6748 6428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.49% 32.13% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5039 5023 4835
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 £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 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
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 20 January 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 +28 147 £475 -9.52% 28
Croydon -7 8 £463 -
Westminster -1 7 £488 -11.36%
Canary Wharf +4 6 £438 -16.66%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 - - 1
Docklands, London -3 3 £650 +4.41%
Uxbridge 0 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £413 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 1018 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
2 917 (51.63%) Java
3 725 (40.82%) JavaScript
4 670 (37.73%) HTML
5 651 (36.66%) Web Services
6 627 (35.30%) TDD
7 575 (32.38%) SOAP
8 546 (30.74%) CSS
9 512 (28.83%) Scrum
10 510 (28.72%) JSON
11 475 (26.75%) Spring
12 430 (24.21%) AngularJS
13 377 (21.23%) BDD
14 372 (20.95%) XML
15 358 (20.16%) HTML5
15 358 (20.16%) Git (software)
16 348 (19.59%) SQL
17 306 (17.23%) Finance
18 290 (16.33%) Linux
19 281 (15.82%) Node.js
20 273 (15.37%) MVC
21 262 (14.75%) CSS3
22 254 (14.30%) Jenkins
23 253 (14.25%) Microservices
24 241 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
25 235 (13.23%) Amazon AWS
26 229 (12.89%) DevOps
27 228 (12.84%) JIRA
28 227 (12.78%) jQuery
29 218 (12.27%) .NET

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
1 104 (5.86%) Confluence
2 87 (4.90%) Tomcat
3 68 (3.83%) WebSphere
4 64 (3.60%) JBoss
5 61 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
6 52 (2.93%) Apache Spark
7 48 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 46 (2.59%) CMS
9 43 (2.42%) Apache
10 39 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 34 (1.91%) SharePoint
12 32 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 32 (1.80%) Mule
13 30 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
14 20 (1.13%) Mule ESB
15 16 (0.90%) Apache Solr
15 16 (0.90%) IIS
16 15 (0.84%) WordPress
17 12 (0.68%) Apache Pig
17 12 (0.68%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (1.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.23%) MS Project
3 3 (0.17%) FrameMaker
3 3 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.056%) MS Office
5 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.23%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.17%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.11%) Magento
7 2 (0.11%) SAP hybris
7 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.056%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.056%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.056%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.056%) RMDS
8 1 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.056%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.056%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 235 (13.23%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (5.69%) GitHub
4 45 (2.53%) Heroku
5 44 (2.48%) PaaS
6 36 (2.03%) IaaS
7 32 (1.80%) SaaS
8 28 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
9 25 (1.41%) Amazon S3
10 21 (1.18%) CloudBees
10 21 (1.18%) OpenShift
11 17 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
11 17 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 12 (0.68%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.56%) Google App Engine
14 10 (0.56%) Office 365
14 10 (0.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 190 (10.70%) HTTP
2 48 (2.70%) Internet
3 34 (1.91%) SSL
4 28 (1.58%) HTTPS
5 25 (1.41%) Firewall
6 16 (0.90%) LDAP
7 14 (0.79%) DNS
8 13 (0.73%) Kerberos
9 12 (0.68%) FTP
10 7 (0.39%) Network Security
10 7 (0.39%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.39%) WinSCP
11 6 (0.34%) AMQP
11 6 (0.34%) VPN
12 3 (0.17%) BGP
12 3 (0.17%) DVB
12 3 (0.17%) MPLS
12 3 (0.17%) SMTP
12 3 (0.17%) SNMP
13 2 (0.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (12.22%) NoSQL
2 209 (11.77%) MongoDB
3 180 (10.14%) MySQL
4 152 (8.56%) Big Data
5 129 (7.26%) SQL Server
6 120 (6.76%) Relational Database
7 119 (6.70%) Hadoop
8 112 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
9 95 (5.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 57 (3.21%) HBase
11 33 (1.86%) Redis
12 29 (1.63%) Neo4j
13 28 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 28 (1.58%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.46%) Apache Hive
14 26 (1.46%) CouchDB
15 21 (1.18%) DB2
16 13 (0.73%) Hazelcast
16 13 (0.73%) SQLite
17 12 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 358 (20.16%) Git (software)
2 254 (14.30%) Jenkins
3 228 (12.84%) JIRA
4 186 (10.47%) Maven
5 159 (8.95%) JUnit
6 135 (7.60%) Cucumber
7 97 (5.46%) Mockito
8 87 (4.90%) Selenium
9 82 (4.62%) Subversion
10 72 (4.05%) TeamCity
11 69 (3.89%) Gradle
12 53 (2.98%) IntelliJ
12 53 (2.98%) webpack
13 52 (2.93%) Jasmine
14 51 (2.87%) Vagrant
15 47 (2.65%) Spock
16 44 (2.48%) gulp
17 39 (2.20%) Mocha
18 37 (2.08%) Grunt
19 34 (1.91%) NUnit
General
1 306 (17.23%) Finance
2 210 (11.82%) Banking
3 53 (2.98%) Marketing
4 52 (2.93%) Retail
5 45 (2.53%) Publishing
6 44 (2.48%) Investment Banking
7 32 (1.80%) Front Office
7 32 (1.80%) Games
8 31 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.01%) Advertising
10 14 (0.79%) Electronics
11 12 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.56%) Back Office
13 9 (0.51%) Law
14 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.17%) German Language
15 3 (0.17%) Legal
15 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1268 (71.40%) Developer
2 520 (29.28%) Java Developer
3 241 (13.57%) Architect
4 235 (13.23%) Senior Developer
5 137 (7.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 124 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
7 90 (5.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 89 (5.01%) Agile Developer
8 89 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
9 79 (4.45%) .NET Developer
10 72 (4.05%) Scala Developer
11 68 (3.83%) Agile Java Developer
12 66 (3.72%) Angular Developer
13 64 (3.60%) Full Stack Developer
14 63 (3.55%) C# Developer
15 55 (3.10%) Software Engineer
16 51 (2.87%) Node.js Developer
17 48 (2.70%) HTML Developer
18 46 (2.59%) Integration Architect
18 46 (2.59%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 670 (37.73%) HTML
2 651 (36.66%) Web Services
3 575 (32.38%) SOAP
4 546 (30.74%) CSS
5 510 (28.72%) JSON
6 475 (26.75%) Spring
7 430 (24.21%) AngularJS
8 372 (20.95%) XML
9 358 (20.16%) HTML5
10 281 (15.82%) Node.js
11 262 (14.75%) CSS3
12 227 (12.78%) jQuery
13 218 (12.27%) .NET
14 204 (11.49%) React
15 186 (10.47%) Hibernate
16 183 (10.30%) J2EE
16 183 (10.30%) RESTful
17 126 (7.09%) Spring MVC
18 122 (6.87%) JMS
19 120 (6.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 112 (6.31%) User Experience
2 106 (5.97%) Mobile App
3 99 (5.57%) Computer Science
4 64 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 30 (1.69%) Fintech
8 26 (1.46%) Data Integration
9 25 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 22 (1.24%) Virtual Team
11 21 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
12 19 (1.07%) CMDB
13 18 (1.01%) Visualisation
14 17 (0.96%) Mathematics
15 16 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.90%) Blockchain
15 16 (0.90%) DataPower
16 14 (0.79%) Video on Demand
17 13 (0.73%) Hedge funds
18 12 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 290 (16.33%) Linux
2 154 (8.67%) Unix
3 84 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 79 (4.45%) Android
5 63 (3.55%) Windows
6 30 (1.69%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.68%) CentOS
8 7 (0.39%) AIX
8 7 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.39%) Solaris
9 5 (0.28%) HPUX
9 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.11%) zOS
12 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.056%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1018 (57.32%) Agile Software Development
2 627 (35.30%) TDD
3 512 (28.83%) Scrum
4 377 (21.23%) BDD
5 273 (15.37%) MVC
6 253 (14.25%) Microservices
7 241 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
8 229 (12.89%) DevOps
9 178 (10.02%) Software Engineering
10 165 (9.29%) Web Development
11 159 (8.95%) OO
12 156 (8.78%) Kanban
12 156 (8.78%) Open Source
13 144 (8.11%) SOA
14 135 (7.60%) Front End Development
15 129 (7.26%) Unit Testing
16 123 (6.93%) E-Commerce
17 121 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
18 109 (6.14%) Pair Programming
19 100 (5.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 917 (51.63%) Java
2 725 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 348 (19.59%) SQL
4 206 (11.60%) C#
5 183 (10.30%) Scala
6 182 (10.25%) Python
7 123 (6.93%) PHP
8 118 (6.64%) Ruby
9 86 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 50 (2.82%) Apple Swift
11 48 (2.70%) Bash Shell
12 46 (2.59%) Korn
12 46 (2.59%) XPath
13 45 (2.53%) Objective-C
14 42 (2.36%) C
14 42 (2.36%) ES6
15 37 (2.08%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.97%) C++
16 35 (1.97%) Go
17 32 (1.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 130 (7.32%) Degree
2 126 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 110 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.51%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.23%) PhD
8 3 (0.17%) ISEB
8 3 (0.17%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.11%) CCIE
9 2 (0.11%) CCSP
9 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.11%) JNCIE
9 2 (0.11%) MCSE
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.056%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.056%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.056%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (4.05%) QA
2 23 (1.30%) FATCA
3 16 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.51%) SDET
6 4 (0.23%) Dublin Core
6 4 (0.23%) GCP
7 3 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.17%) EMIR
7 3 (0.17%) MiFID
7 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.056%) HL7
9 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 208 (11.71%) Docker
2 27 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 16 (0.90%) HDFS
5 11 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.17%) vCloud
6 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.11%) vSphere
7 2 (0.11%) Xen
8 1 (0.056%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.056%) Ceph
8 1 (0.056%) etcd
8 1 (0.056%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.056%) KVM
8 1 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.056%) XenApp
8 1 (0.056%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (3.94%) Puppet
2 68 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (2.42%) Kubernetes
4 31 (1.75%) Ansible
5 22 (1.24%) MOM
6 18 (1.01%) Kibana
7 17 (0.96%) Terraform
8 14 (0.79%) Grafana
9 9 (0.51%) logstash
10 8 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.45%) Oozie
10 8 (0.45%) rkt
11 6 (0.34%) CloudHub
11 6 (0.34%) Mesos
11 6 (0.34%) StatsD
11 6 (0.34%) yum
12 5 (0.28%) Nagios
12 5 (0.28%) OpenAM
13 4 (0.23%) Control-M
13 4 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 181 (10.19%) Oracle
2 92 (5.18%) IBM
3 76 (4.28%) Microsoft
4 74 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 47 (2.65%) Solace
6 42 (2.36%) Google
6 42 (2.36%) hybris
7 40 (2.25%) Adobe
8 37 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
9 36 (2.03%) Atlassian
10 34 (1.91%) ServiceNow
11 32 (1.80%) SAP
12 31 (1.75%) Apigee
12 31 (1.75%) VMware
13 26 (1.46%) HP
13 26 (1.46%) Splunk
14 22 (1.24%) Apple
15 21 (1.18%) Hortonworks
16 19 (1.07%) Zend
17 16 (0.90%) Remedy
London
RedCat Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Rate: Up to £480 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £270.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £500-600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Anonymous
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £450 to £480 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago