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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 41 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing REST 4 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.92% 1.20% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.54% 3.60% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Average daily rate
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£400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.00%
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
113 111 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 26.10% 33.43% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 65 53
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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 5 May 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) SOAP
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) HTTP
3 11 (55.00%) JSON
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) SOA
5 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) SAP
7 7 (35.00%) WSDL
7 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (35.00%) Middleware
7 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) DB2
8 6 (30.00%) JMS
8 6 (30.00%) Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Apache
8 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (25.00%) XSD
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Software AG
9 5 (25.00%) CA
9 5 (25.00%) NetWeaver
9 5 (25.00%) DMZ

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (5.00%) nginx
6 1 (5.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (25.00%) DMZ
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) NFC
4 3 (15.00%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (20.00%) Gradle
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Fiddler
2 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.00%) Introscope
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) SOAP
1 13 (65.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) JSON
4 9 (45.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) WSDL
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (35.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) JMS
8 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (25.00%) XSD
8 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (20.00%) Ajax
10 3 (15.00%) XHTML
10 3 (15.00%) WCF
10 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
11 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (10.00%) Symfony
11 2 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (10.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Kanban
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) B2B
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) B2C
5 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Business Development
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) PHP5
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WMI
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Software AG
2 5 (25.00%) CA
3 4 (20.00%) Intel
4 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 3 (15.00%) Syclo
4 3 (15.00%) Kony
4 3 (15.00%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.00%) IBM