The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 25 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing REST 18 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.51% 1.90% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 6.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.26% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £39.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-18.98% +1.93%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 98 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 25.56% 31.11% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 49
Average daily rate £340 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £19.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +4 15 £345 +15.00% 1
REST
East Midlands

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 14 (66.67%) SOAP
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) HTTP
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) WSDL
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) SAP
4 9 (42.86%) SOA
5 8 (38.10%) Apache
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) XSD
6 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (33.33%) Middleware
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 6 (28.57%) CA
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
8 5 (23.81%) DB2
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 5 (23.81%) NetWeaver
8 5 (23.81%) DMZ
8 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
8 5 (23.81%) Software AG
8 5 (23.81%) Firewall
8 5 (23.81%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (23.81%) NetWeaver
4 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 3 (14.29%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) HTTP
2 5 (23.81%) DMZ
2 5 (23.81%) HTTPS
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) RFID
3 3 (14.29%) NFC
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) DB2
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) IntelliJ
1 5 (23.81%) Gradle
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (14.29%) Introscope
2 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 3 (14.29%) Fiddler
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) JDeveloper
3 2 (9.52%) Ant
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.76%) JMeter
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Architect
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) SOAP
2 11 (52.38%) Web Services
3 10 (47.62%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) WSDL
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) XSD
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (33.33%) Middleware
7 6 (28.57%) JMS
8 5 (23.81%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 3 (14.29%) XHTML
9 3 (14.29%) WCF
9 3 (14.29%) Ajax
9 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (9.52%) JAX-WS
10 2 (9.52%) Symfony
10 2 (9.52%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
1 5 (23.81%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (9.52%) DataPower
5 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) B2B
3 3 (14.29%) B2C
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 3 (14.29%) Kanban
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
3 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Web Application Development
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) CA Wily
1 3 (14.29%) WMI
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) SAP
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) CA
4 5 (23.81%) Software AG
5 4 (19.05%) Intel
6 3 (14.29%) Sybase
6 3 (14.29%) Syclo
6 3 (14.29%) Kony
6 3 (14.29%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Zend
8 1 (4.76%) Cognos
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.76%) HP
8 1 (4.76%) VMware