The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidstone 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)
Kent / Maidstone
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing REST 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone - 22.22% 5.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 27.27% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Maidstone region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Maidstone
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidstone 42.86% 81.48% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 3
Median daily rate £375 £350 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +50.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Maidstone

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidstone 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 Maidstone

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone