The first table below looks at the demand for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 38 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing REST 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.48% 0.61% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 2.63% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -3.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
120 114 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.79% 23.17% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 64 82
Average daily rate £313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.30 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
REST
South East

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Oxford +4 7 £250 -41.17% 2
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (81.25%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (25.00%) XML
9 4 (25.00%) SOAP
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
10 3 (18.75%) OOXML
10 3 (18.75%) Telerik
10 3 (18.75%) XSLT
10 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 1 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
1 1 (6.25%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (62.50%) WCF
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Kendo UI
8 3 (18.75%) OOXML
8 3 (18.75%) XSLT
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Kinect
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Telerik
2 2 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (6.25%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago