The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing REST 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.79% 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £45.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +10.97%
REST
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 145 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 22.39% 29.77% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 39
Average daily rate £320 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £377 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
2 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 7 (70.00%) HTTP
3 6 (60.00%) WSDL
3 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (60.00%) Intel
3 6 (60.00%) NetWeaver
3 6 (60.00%) XSD
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) PaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) IaaS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) NetWeaver
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (20.00%) DMZ
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Introscope
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Magento Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) JMS
3 6 (60.00%) WSDL
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (60.00%) XSD
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (10.00%) GWT
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) XML-RPC
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) RIA
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Intel
3 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Software AG
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos
5 1 (10.00%) CA