The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.35% 1.46% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 6.25% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
REST
South East

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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 32.54% 23.30% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 27 28
Median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £50.50
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 Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Media
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 2 (18.18%) Android SDK

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) NetWeaver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) DVB
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Ajax
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JDBC
5 1 (9.09%) Node.js
5 1 (9.09%) ODBC
5 1 (9.09%) SAML
5 1 (9.09%) SAP BSP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Digital TV
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) MPEG
2 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Web Development
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) ABAP
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow