The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing REST 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 0.31% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 77 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.88% 23.99% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 46 17
Median daily rate £380 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.54% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £497 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

REST
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 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
Liverpool - 3 - - 3
REST
North West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) SAML
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) OWASP
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) SOAP
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSD
2 3 (33.33%) Autofac
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) SAML
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) OWASP
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Tableau
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Software AG
4 1 (11.11%) webMethods
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
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