The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 44 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing REST 1 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 2.95% 3.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 10.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
154 115 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.56% 28.26% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 65 44
Median daily rate £368 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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 18 January 2017, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for REST.

1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Zend
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Zend Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Web Design
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) gulp
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (27.27%) Jasmine

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Grunt
2 3 (27.27%) gulp
2 3 (27.27%) Jasmine
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) Zend Framework
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
7 1 (9.09%) JSON
7 1 (9.09%) Laravel
7 1 (9.09%) Node.js
7 1 (9.09%) OAuth
7 1 (9.09%) Symfony
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) OO PHP
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Open Source
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Zend
2 1 (9.09%) Apigee