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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 21 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.73% - 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.50% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
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
48 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.81% 18.29% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 17
Median daily rate £360 £333 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BSP
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 (16.67%) NetWeaver
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) DVB
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
5 1 (16.67%) SAP BSP
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (16.67%) SAPUI5
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) MPEG
2 1 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) ABAP
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP