The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 32 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.00% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.92% 3.85% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £440 £400 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
REST
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.71% 20.31% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 42
Median daily rate £420 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northampton +7 7 £500 +25.00%
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) SOLID
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (31.25%) VBScript
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) JMS
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) CMS
6 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (31.25%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DMZ
1 4 (25.00%) Extranet
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
1 3 (18.75%) Checkstyle
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) QUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) gulp
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Architect
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cordova Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Entity Framework
5 5 (31.25%) J2EE
5 5 (31.25%) JMS
5 5 (31.25%) LINQ
5 5 (31.25%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) BBC
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) SOA
3 6 (37.50%) SOLID
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Android Development
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VBScript
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) OCMJD
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter
3 2 (12.50%) Sun