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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 51 74 106
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +32
Contract jobs citing REST 944 670 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.40% 2.97% 2.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.62% 9.03% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 520 351
Median daily rate £491 £488 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £343 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.71% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-36.60% -16.66%
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
7480 7420 7195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.84% 32.89% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5646 5627 5474
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.62 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +23 153 £500 -4.76% 45
Westminster +2 9 £475 -1.29%
Croydon -17 8 £450 -
Uxbridge +3 6 £418 +39.16% 2
Canary Wharf +6 5 £388 -26.19%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 3
Docklands, London -1 2 £550 -11.64%
Hounslow -3 2 £250 -
Mayfair - 2 £550 -
Feltham - 1 £413 -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
Chiswick - 1 £375 - 3
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1091 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
2 979 (52.38%) Java
3 750 (40.13%) JavaScript
4 707 (37.83%) Web Services
5 701 (37.51%) HTML
6 673 (36.01%) TDD
7 594 (31.78%) SOAP
8 579 (30.98%) CSS
9 541 (28.95%) Scrum
10 531 (28.41%) JSON
11 513 (27.45%) Spring
12 479 (25.63%) AngularJS
13 427 (22.85%) Git (software)
14 401 (21.46%) XML
15 396 (21.19%) BDD
16 381 (20.39%) HTML5
17 375 (20.06%) SQL
18 297 (15.89%) Node.js
19 291 (15.57%) Linux
20 288 (15.41%) MVC
21 286 (15.30%) Finance
22 279 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
23 278 (14.87%) CSS3
24 268 (14.34%) Jenkins
25 252 (13.48%) MongoDB
26 238 (12.73%) NoSQL
27 236 (12.63%) Microservices
28 233 (12.47%) jQuery
29 231 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
30 224 (11.99%) React

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
1 100 (5.35%) Tomcat
2 92 (4.92%) Confluence
3 83 (4.44%) JBoss
4 80 (4.28%) WebSphere
5 70 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
6 55 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 55 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 51 (2.73%) CMS
8 45 (2.41%) Mule
9 43 (2.30%) WebLogic
10 42 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 39 (2.09%) Apache
12 38 (2.03%) Mule ESB
13 31 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
14 26 (1.39%) SharePoint
15 19 (1.02%) Apache Solr
15 19 (1.02%) IIS
16 16 (0.86%) WordPress
17 11 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (1.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.16%) FrameMaker
2 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.11%) MS Office
3 2 (0.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.43%) Radian6
5 8 (0.43%) Social Studio
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.16%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP hybris
9 2 (0.11%) Magento
9 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.11%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.054%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.054%) RMDS
10 1 (0.054%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.054%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 231 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (5.24%) GitHub
4 47 (2.51%) PaaS
5 42 (2.25%) SaaS
6 40 (2.14%) Heroku
7 38 (2.03%) IaaS
8 29 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (1.50%) Amazon S3
10 22 (1.18%) CloudBees
10 22 (1.18%) OpenShift
11 20 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
11 20 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (0.96%) TestFlight
13 15 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (0.64%) Force.com
14 12 (0.64%) Google Play
15 11 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 10 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 213 (11.40%) HTTP
2 62 (3.32%) Internet
3 31 (1.66%) SSL
4 25 (1.34%) HTTPS
5 22 (1.18%) Firewall
6 19 (1.02%) LDAP
7 18 (0.96%) Kerberos
8 15 (0.80%) DNS
9 11 (0.59%) AMQP
9 11 (0.59%) CTI
10 9 (0.48%) FTP
10 9 (0.48%) Network Security
11 7 (0.37%) VPN
11 7 (0.37%) WinSCP
12 6 (0.32%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.21%) SNMP
14 3 (0.16%) BGP
14 3 (0.16%) DVB
14 3 (0.16%) MPLS
14 3 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (13.48%) MongoDB
2 238 (12.73%) NoSQL
3 215 (11.50%) MySQL
4 144 (7.70%) SQL Server
5 143 (7.65%) Big Data
6 141 (7.54%) Relational Database
7 114 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
8 111 (5.94%) Hadoop
9 109 (5.83%) Apache Cassandra
10 47 (2.51%) HBase
11 37 (1.98%) Oracle Database
12 33 (1.77%) RDBMS
12 33 (1.77%) Redis
13 32 (1.71%) CouchDB
13 32 (1.71%) Neo4j
14 25 (1.34%) DB2
15 23 (1.23%) Apache Hive
16 21 (1.12%) SQLite
17 20 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
18 14 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 427 (22.85%) Git (software)
2 268 (14.34%) Jenkins
3 214 (11.45%) JIRA
4 195 (10.43%) Maven
5 177 (9.47%) JUnit
6 145 (7.76%) Cucumber
7 105 (5.62%) Subversion
8 103 (5.51%) Mockito
9 89 (4.76%) Selenium
10 76 (4.07%) Gradle
11 70 (3.75%) TeamCity
12 67 (3.58%) gulp
13 64 (3.42%) Jasmine
14 62 (3.32%) webpack
15 57 (3.05%) IntelliJ
16 53 (2.84%) Vagrant
17 47 (2.51%) Eclipse
18 46 (2.46%) Mocha
18 46 (2.46%) SoapUI
18 46 (2.46%) Spock
General
1 286 (15.30%) Finance
2 213 (11.40%) Banking
3 68 (3.64%) Retail
4 63 (3.37%) Marketing
5 47 (2.51%) Publishing
6 44 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.19%) Investment Banking
8 39 (2.09%) Games
9 28 (1.50%) Front Office
10 21 (1.12%) Advertising
11 12 (0.64%) Electronics
12 11 (0.59%) Back Office
13 10 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.43%) Law
15 5 (0.27%) German Language
15 5 (0.27%) Legal
16 4 (0.21%) French Language
16 4 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.16%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1342 (71.80%) Developer
2 557 (29.80%) Java Developer
3 261 (13.96%) Senior Developer
4 223 (11.93%) Architect
5 152 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 121 (6.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 112 (5.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 109 (5.83%) Agile Developer
9 87 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
10 80 (4.28%) Angular Developer
11 77 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 71 (3.80%) .NET Developer
12 71 (3.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 70 (3.75%) Scala Developer
14 66 (3.53%) C# Developer
15 64 (3.42%) Lead Developer
16 57 (3.05%) HTML Developer
17 54 (2.89%) Software Engineer
18 53 (2.84%) iOS Developer
18 53 (2.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 707 (37.83%) Web Services
2 701 (37.51%) HTML
3 594 (31.78%) SOAP
4 579 (30.98%) CSS
5 531 (28.41%) JSON
6 513 (27.45%) Spring
7 479 (25.63%) AngularJS
8 401 (21.46%) XML
9 381 (20.39%) HTML5
10 297 (15.89%) Node.js
11 278 (14.87%) CSS3
12 233 (12.47%) jQuery
13 224 (11.99%) React
14 215 (11.50%) .NET
15 208 (11.13%) Hibernate
16 197 (10.54%) RESTful
17 186 (9.95%) J2EE
18 149 (7.97%) Spring MVC
19 135 (7.22%) Ajax
20 123 (6.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 128 (6.85%) User Experience
2 120 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 108 (5.78%) Mobile App
4 75 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (2.03%) Fintech
7 31 (1.66%) Data Structures
8 30 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 30 (1.61%) Data Integration
9 22 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (1.02%) CMDB
10 19 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
11 18 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 17 (0.91%) Semantic Web
12 17 (0.91%) Virtual Team
13 16 (0.86%) DataPower
14 14 (0.75%) Hedge funds
14 14 (0.75%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.75%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.64%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 291 (15.57%) Linux
2 155 (8.29%) Unix
3 100 (5.35%) Apple iOS
4 89 (4.76%) Android
5 66 (3.53%) Windows
6 31 (1.66%) Mac OS X
7 11 (0.59%) Solaris
7 11 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.48%) CentOS
9 7 (0.37%) AIX
9 7 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.21%) HPUX
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.11%) zOS
13 1 (0.054%) Fedora
13 1 (0.054%) SUSE
13 1 (0.054%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1091 (58.37%) Agile Software Development
2 673 (36.01%) TDD
3 541 (28.95%) Scrum
4 396 (21.19%) BDD
5 288 (15.41%) MVC
6 279 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
7 236 (12.63%) Microservices
8 209 (11.18%) DevOps
9 187 (10.01%) Software Engineering
9 187 (10.01%) Web Development
10 182 (9.74%) OO
11 180 (9.63%) Open Source
12 168 (8.99%) Kanban
13 163 (8.72%) Front End Development
14 152 (8.13%) SOA
15 147 (7.87%) Unit Testing
16 145 (7.76%) E-Commerce
17 134 (7.17%) Continuous Delivery
18 123 (6.58%) Pair Programming
19 111 (5.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 979 (52.38%) Java
2 750 (40.13%) JavaScript
3 375 (20.06%) SQL
4 200 (10.70%) C#
5 199 (10.65%) Scala
6 196 (10.49%) Python
7 163 (8.72%) Ruby
8 128 (6.85%) PHP
9 78 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 60 (3.21%) Objective-C
11 55 (2.94%) Apple Swift
12 50 (2.68%) ES6
13 45 (2.41%) XPath
14 43 (2.30%) Korn
15 38 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 38 (2.03%) Groovy
16 37 (1.98%) C
17 36 (1.93%) PL/SQL
18 32 (1.71%) C++
19 31 (1.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (7.81%) Degree
2 114 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 95 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.21%) ISEB
7 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.21%) PhD
8 2 (0.11%) CCIE
8 2 (0.11%) CCSP
8 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.11%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.11%) MCSE
8 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.054%) AAT
9 1 (0.054%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.58%) QA
2 21 (1.12%) FATCA
3 16 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.43%) SDET
6 6 (0.32%) GCP
7 4 (0.21%) Dublin Core
8 3 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.16%) EMIR
8 3 (0.16%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.054%) HL7
10 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.054%) WAI
System Software
1 203 (10.86%) Docker
2 25 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 23 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.80%) HDFS
5 12 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.27%) vCloud
7 4 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
7 4 (0.21%) Xen
8 3 (0.16%) KVM
8 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) vSphere
9 2 (0.11%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.054%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.054%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.054%) Ceph
10 1 (0.054%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.054%) XenApp
10 1 (0.054%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 68 (3.64%) Puppet
2 66 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.82%) Ansible
3 34 (1.82%) Kubernetes
4 19 (1.02%) MOM
5 18 (0.96%) Kibana
6 14 (0.75%) Terraform
7 13 (0.70%) Grafana
8 10 (0.54%) logstash
9 9 (0.48%) CloudHub
10 8 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.43%) Oozie
11 7 (0.37%) Nagios
11 7 (0.37%) rkt
11 7 (0.37%) yum
12 6 (0.32%) Mesos
12 6 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (0.32%) StatsD
13 5 (0.27%) SCCM
14 4 (0.21%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 206 (11.02%) Oracle
2 103 (5.51%) IBM
3 79 (4.23%) MuleSoft
4 67 (3.58%) Microsoft
5 50 (2.68%) Adobe
6 49 (2.62%) Google
7 46 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
8 44 (2.35%) Solace
9 42 (2.25%) hybris
10 36 (1.93%) Atlassian
11 33 (1.77%) VMware
12 30 (1.61%) SAP
12 30 (1.61%) ServiceNow
13 29 (1.55%) Apple
14 28 (1.50%) Apigee
15 25 (1.34%) HP
16 21 (1.12%) Informatica
16 21 (1.12%) Splunk
17 18 (0.96%) Facebook
17 18 (0.96%) Zend
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