The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 17 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing REST 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.54% 6.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 27.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Median daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £36.98 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-17.13% -17.83%
REST
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 37 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.63% 24.83% 34.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 52
Median daily rate £390 £563 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Luton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 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 Luton region with a requirement for REST.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) SDET
3 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) JUnit
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
3 3 (42.86%) ATDD
3 3 (42.86%) TestNG
3 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (42.86%) JBehave
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) JBehave
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 3 (42.86%) TestNG
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Java RMI
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) ATDD
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
1 4 (57.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO