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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 53 99 122
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +23
Contract jobs citing REST 859 513 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.88% 2.17% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.77% 6.92% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 385 316
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.23 £107.58 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
REST
England

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
7297 7413 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.94% 31.42% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5505 5411 5164
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +50 158 £450 +1.40% 48
Croydon +11 39 £400 +14.28% 6
Westminster - 13 £425 - 1
Canary Wharf +8 6 £338 +12.50%
Harrow - 5 £500 -
Paddington 0 4 £550 +10.00%
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Docklands, London +15 3 £450 +36.36%
Uxbridge +2 2 £475 +22.58%
Bromley -5 2 £450 +5.88% 1
Feltham - 2 £370 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Hammersmith +2 1 - -
Wimbledon -4 1 £275 -26.66%
Romford - 1 £400 -
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 1032 (63.55%) Java
2 976 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
3 618 (38.05%) Web Services
4 606 (37.32%) TDD
5 585 (36.02%) JavaScript
6 546 (33.62%) HTML
7 523 (32.20%) SOAP
8 482 (29.68%) Scrum
9 468 (28.82%) Spring
10 430 (26.48%) CSS
11 418 (25.74%) JSON
12 387 (23.83%) XML
13 371 (22.84%) Git (software)
14 349 (21.49%) AngularJS
15 338 (20.81%) SQL
16 324 (19.95%) Continuous Integration
17 320 (19.70%) HTML5
18 295 (18.17%) BDD
19 287 (17.67%) NoSQL
20 255 (15.70%) Finance
21 252 (15.52%) Linux
22 237 (14.59%) Maven
23 233 (14.35%) OO
24 231 (14.22%) HTTP
24 231 (14.22%) MongoDB
25 227 (13.98%) CSS3
26 222 (13.67%) Open Source
27 221 (13.61%) Oracle
28 220 (13.55%) Banking
29 217 (13.36%) Node.js

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
1 121 (7.45%) Tomcat
2 66 (4.06%) CMS
3 65 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 61 (3.76%) WebLogic
5 58 (3.57%) Jetty
6 55 (3.39%) JBoss
7 54 (3.33%) Apache
8 51 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
8 51 (3.14%) Mule
9 44 (2.71%) WebSphere
10 36 (2.22%) Mule ESB
11 34 (2.09%) nginx
12 20 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 17 (1.05%) IIS
13 17 (1.05%) Oracle Coherence
14 16 (0.99%) Confluence
14 16 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 15 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 15 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
15 15 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.12%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) MS Project
5 1 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (0.49%) Radian6
3 8 (0.49%) Social Studio
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
4 6 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.12%) Magento
7 2 (0.12%) Revive Adserver
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.062%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.062%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 137 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (3.14%) GitHub
4 32 (1.97%) SaaS
5 26 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.11%) Google App Engine
7 18 (1.11%) Google Play
8 15 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.86%) Amazon S3
10 13 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (0.80%) Force.com
11 12 (0.74%) PaaS
12 11 (0.68%) TestFlight
13 9 (0.55%) Boomi
14 8 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (0.49%) Heroku
15 7 (0.43%) Google Apps
16 6 (0.37%) Oracle CX
17 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 231 (14.22%) HTTP
2 43 (2.65%) Internet
3 39 (2.40%) LDAP
4 23 (1.42%) SSL
5 17 (1.05%) DNS
6 16 (0.99%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.80%) FTP
7 13 (0.80%) HTTPS
8 12 (0.74%) SNMP
9 11 (0.68%) CTI
9 11 (0.68%) Kerberos
10 10 (0.62%) Network Security
11 9 (0.55%) SSH
12 7 (0.43%) AMQP
13 6 (0.37%) VPN
13 6 (0.37%) WinSCP
14 4 (0.25%) Firewall
15 3 (0.18%) Wireless
16 1 (0.062%) DVB
16 1 (0.062%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (17.67%) NoSQL
2 231 (14.22%) MongoDB
3 181 (11.15%) MySQL
4 141 (8.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 138 (8.50%) Relational Database
6 116 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 107 (6.59%) Big Data
8 84 (5.17%) Hadoop
9 81 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
10 71 (4.37%) Neo4j
11 61 (3.76%) Oracle Database
12 38 (2.34%) Apache Hive
13 35 (2.16%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.72%) Impala
15 19 (1.17%) DB2
16 18 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 17 (1.05%) CouchDB
17 17 (1.05%) HBase
18 14 (0.86%) SQLite
19 13 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 371 (22.84%) Git (software)
2 237 (14.59%) Maven
3 217 (13.36%) Jenkins
4 200 (12.32%) JUnit
5 144 (8.87%) Subversion
6 120 (7.39%) Cucumber
7 117 (7.20%) JIRA
8 111 (6.83%) Gradle
9 101 (6.22%) Mockito
10 73 (4.50%) Selenium
11 62 (3.82%) gulp
12 50 (3.08%) Grunt
13 47 (2.89%) TeamCity
14 41 (2.52%) Ant
14 41 (2.52%) SoapUI
15 38 (2.34%) Eclipse
16 33 (2.03%) Babel
17 32 (1.97%) Hudson
18 31 (1.91%) WebDriver
19 30 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 255 (15.70%) Finance
2 220 (13.55%) Banking
3 77 (4.74%) Retail
4 72 (4.43%) Marketing
5 57 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 39 (2.40%) Games
8 27 (1.66%) Publishing
9 26 (1.60%) Front Office
10 24 (1.48%) Advertising
11 13 (0.80%) Legal
12 10 (0.62%) Law
13 9 (0.55%) Back Office
14 7 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.37%) Automotive
15 6 (0.37%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.31%) International Banking
16 5 (0.31%) Local Government
16 5 (0.31%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1165 (71.74%) Developer
2 557 (34.30%) Java Developer
3 232 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 162 (9.98%) Architect
5 133 (8.19%) Senior Java Developer
6 124 (7.64%) Agile Developer
7 111 (6.83%) JavaScript Developer
8 100 (6.16%) Agile Java Developer
9 88 (5.42%) Scala Developer
10 79 (4.86%) Lead Developer
11 71 (4.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 64 (3.94%) C# Developer
13 62 (3.82%) Android Developer
13 62 (3.82%) Angular Developer
14 61 (3.76%) Technical Architect
15 60 (3.69%) Full Stack Developer
16 49 (3.02%) Web Developer
17 48 (2.96%) .NET Developer
18 46 (2.83%) iOS Developer
19 45 (2.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (38.05%) Web Services
2 546 (33.62%) HTML
3 523 (32.20%) SOAP
4 468 (28.82%) Spring
5 430 (26.48%) CSS
6 418 (25.74%) JSON
7 387 (23.83%) XML
8 349 (21.49%) AngularJS
9 320 (19.70%) HTML5
10 227 (13.98%) CSS3
11 217 (13.36%) Node.js
12 178 (10.96%) Hibernate
13 170 (10.47%) RESTful
14 163 (10.04%) .NET
15 133 (8.19%) Java EE
16 128 (7.88%) J2EE
17 126 (7.76%) JMS
17 126 (7.76%) jQuery
18 119 (7.33%) Ajax
19 98 (6.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 95 (5.85%) Mobile App
2 85 (5.23%) User Experience
3 74 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 66 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 60 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
6 49 (3.02%) Algorithms
7 46 (2.83%) Data Structures
8 26 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (1.42%) Derivative
9 23 (1.42%) Fintech
10 22 (1.35%) Data Integration
11 15 (0.92%) Fixed Income
11 15 (0.92%) Video on Demand
12 13 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 13 (0.80%) Mathematics
12 13 (0.80%) Virtual Team
13 12 (0.74%) Semantic Web
13 12 (0.74%) Social Media
13 12 (0.74%) W3C
14 11 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 252 (15.52%) Linux
2 139 (8.56%) Unix
3 94 (5.79%) Android
4 84 (5.17%) Apple iOS
5 77 (4.74%) Windows
6 35 (2.16%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.80%) CentOS
8 13 (0.80%) Solaris
9 11 (0.68%) Windows Phone
10 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.31%) Mac OS X Server
11 5 (0.31%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.25%) Windows Server
13 3 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.062%) Fedora
15 1 (0.062%) SUSE
15 1 (0.062%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 976 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 606 (37.32%) TDD
3 482 (29.68%) Scrum
4 324 (19.95%) Continuous Integration
5 295 (18.17%) BDD
6 233 (14.35%) OO
7 222 (13.67%) Open Source
8 209 (12.87%) MVC
9 167 (10.28%) Pair Programming
10 166 (10.22%) SOA
11 145 (8.93%) Microservices
12 144 (8.87%) Software Engineering
12 144 (8.87%) Web Development
13 143 (8.81%) Kanban
14 131 (8.07%) Continuous Delivery
15 127 (7.82%) High Availability
16 121 (7.45%) SDLC
17 120 (7.39%) Front End Development
18 116 (7.14%) E-Commerce
19 110 (6.77%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1032 (63.55%) Java
2 585 (36.02%) JavaScript
3 338 (20.81%) SQL
4 212 (13.05%) Scala
5 169 (10.41%) C#
6 130 (8.00%) Python
7 128 (7.88%) Ruby
8 66 (4.06%) PHP
9 47 (2.89%) Groovy
10 44 (2.71%) Objective-C
11 42 (2.59%) C++
12 40 (2.46%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.22%) ES6
14 32 (1.97%) Perl
15 31 (1.91%) Apple Swift
16 29 (1.79%) Apex Code
17 28 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 22 (1.35%) Bash Shell
18 22 (1.35%) C
19 20 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 110 (6.77%) Degree
2 87 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (0.49%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.43%) ISEB
7 5 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.062%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.062%) CITP
9 1 (0.062%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.062%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.062%) PhD
9 1 (0.062%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.062%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.76%) QA
2 12 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.43%) HL7
5 6 (0.37%) SEPA
6 3 (0.18%) SLA
7 2 (0.12%) COBIT
7 2 (0.12%) GCP
7 2 (0.12%) SDET
8 1 (0.062%) FATCA
8 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 132 (8.13%) Docker
2 27 (1.66%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.62%) HDFS
4 10 (0.62%) Xen
5 9 (0.55%) KVM
6 8 (0.49%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
8 5 (0.31%) vCloud
8 5 (0.31%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.12%) vSphere
10 1 (0.062%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.062%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.062%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 46 (2.83%) Puppet
2 39 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.03%) Kubernetes
4 27 (1.66%) Ansible
5 19 (1.17%) Nagios
6 10 (0.62%) logstash
7 9 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.55%) Kibana
8 8 (0.49%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.49%) CloudHub
8 8 (0.49%) yum
9 7 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
9 7 (0.43%) SCCM
10 6 (0.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (0.37%) Zenoss
11 5 (0.31%) Casper Suite
11 5 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.31%) Terraform
11 5 (0.31%) vRealize
12 4 (0.25%) Grafana
Vendors
1 221 (13.61%) Oracle
2 82 (5.05%) Microsoft
3 76 (4.68%) Google
4 63 (3.88%) IBM
5 53 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
6 35 (2.16%) VMware
7 34 (2.09%) MuleSoft
8 31 (1.91%) ServiceNow
9 25 (1.54%) Atlassian
10 22 (1.35%) Adobe
10 22 (1.35%) Informatica
11 21 (1.29%) Apple
11 21 (1.29%) TIBCO
12 20 (1.23%) Facebook
13 18 (1.11%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.11%) Twitter
14 14 (0.86%) hybris
15 11 (0.68%) ForgeRock
15 11 (0.68%) Optimizely
15 11 (0.68%) SAP
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