The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 34 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -25
Contract jobs citing REST 34 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.69% 1.24% 2.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.66% 3.44% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 9
Median daily rate £513 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £415 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +44.64%
REST
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 262 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.80% 36.24% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 190 74
Median daily rate £450 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £31.25 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +154.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Oxford +9 18 £500 +17.64% 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 30 (83.33%) Spring
3 25 (69.44%) JUnit
4 23 (63.89%) Tomcat
5 19 (52.78%) JBoss
5 19 (52.78%) TDD
6 18 (50.00%) XML
6 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 17 (47.22%) Web Services
8 16 (44.44%) JSON
9 15 (41.67%) WebSphere
9 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
9 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (36.11%) Linux
11 12 (33.33%) JAX-RS
12 11 (30.56%) SOAP
12 11 (30.56%) jQuery
13 10 (27.78%) Oracle
13 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
13 10 (27.78%) Mockito
14 9 (25.00%) Hamcrest
14 9 (25.00%) BDD
14 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 9 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (25.00%) Groovy
14 9 (25.00%) Content Enrichment
14 9 (25.00%) CQRS
14 9 (25.00%) HTML
14 9 (25.00%) SQL

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 23 (63.89%) Tomcat
2 19 (52.78%) JBoss
3 15 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 15 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.56%) WildFly
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SSH
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) JUnit
2 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 10 (27.78%) Mockito
4 9 (25.00%) Hamcrest
5 6 (16.67%) JIRA
6 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (5.56%) Maven
9 1 (2.78%) GitLab
9 1 (2.78%) Subversion
9 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.22%) AWS Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) XML Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) Spring
2 18 (50.00%) XML
3 17 (47.22%) Web Services
4 16 (44.44%) JSON
5 12 (33.33%) JAX-RS
6 11 (30.56%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) SOAP
7 9 (25.00%) HTML
7 9 (25.00%) JSP
7 9 (25.00%) Struts
8 8 (22.22%) EJB
9 7 (19.44%) HTML5
10 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
10 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.33%) JPA
11 2 (5.56%) CSS
11 2 (5.56%) J2EE
11 2 (5.56%) OAuth
11 2 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) TDD
2 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) BDD
3 9 (25.00%) Content Enrichment
3 9 (25.00%) CQRS
3 9 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Microservices
7 2 (5.56%) OWASP
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) Groovy
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Talend
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