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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 35 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing REST 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.02% 0.53% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.07% 3.17% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £463 £556 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.85% +15.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £50.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-30.60% +31.49%
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
73 63 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.05% 16.71% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 41 46
Median daily rate £430 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £212 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +3 6 £525 -2.32% 1
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 8 (53.33%) JSON
5 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (33.33%) Java EE
7 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (33.33%) LINQ
7 5 (33.33%) JPA
7 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (33.33%) XSLT
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (33.33%) VBScript
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (20.00%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DMZ
1 4 (26.67%) Extranet
1 4 (26.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 3 (20.00%) Checkstyle
2 3 (20.00%) QUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (13.33%) JProfiler
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
3 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Ajax
4 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 5 (33.33%) Java EE
5 5 (33.33%) JPA
5 5 (33.33%) LINQ
5 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) BBC
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 5 (33.33%) OO
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) SOLID
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) RAD
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) OCMJD
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Twitter
3 2 (13.33%) Perforce
3 2 (13.33%) Sun