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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 43 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.87% 1.19% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.13% 6.35% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 6
Median daily rate £390 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +10.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £438 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £36.98 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-17.13% -17.83%
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
123 63 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.99% 18.81% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 41 63
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
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 3 December 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 8 £400 -15.78% 1
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) JSON
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) JPA
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Ajax
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
4 5 (33.33%) RAD
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Perforce
4 5 (33.33%) Maven

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 1 (6.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) AMQP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 5 (33.33%) Gradle
3 5 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 5 (33.33%) JProfiler
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 2 (13.33%) Grunt
4 2 (13.33%) gulp
5 1 (6.67%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (6.67%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) JSON
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Java EE
2 7 (46.67%) JPA
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 6 (40.00%) Ajax
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 5 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 5 (33.33%) Velocity
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 5 (33.33%) RAD
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) Go
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Consul
1 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Google