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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 49 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing REST 9 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.63% 2.52% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 6.19% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £282 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
206 210 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.39% 40.70% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 176 133
Median daily rate £438 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +3 3 £520 +26.06% 5
Kidlington - 1 £450 - 3
Witney - 1 £400 - 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 30 (60.00%) XML
3 29 (58.00%) Spring
4 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (50.00%) Linux
6 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (48.00%) TDD
7 23 (46.00%) JUnit
8 22 (44.00%) Web Services
9 21 (42.00%) BDD
10 20 (40.00%) JSON
10 20 (40.00%) Tomcat
10 20 (40.00%) HTML
11 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
11 19 (38.00%) Web Development
12 16 (32.00%) JBoss
13 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
13 15 (30.00%) SQL
13 15 (30.00%) WebLogic
13 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
13 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
13 15 (30.00%) HTML5
14 14 (28.00%) Amazon S3
14 14 (28.00%) Amazon SQS
14 14 (28.00%) Java EE
14 14 (28.00%) Oracle
14 14 (28.00%) Maven
14 14 (28.00%) Node.js
15 13 (26.00%) Content Enrichment
15 13 (26.00%) EJB

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 20 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (32.00%) JBoss
3 15 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 13 (26.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (14.00%) nginx
8 3 (6.00%) WordPress
9 1 (2.00%) Apache
9 1 (2.00%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (2.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (28.00%) Amazon S3
2 14 (28.00%) Amazon SQS
3 9 (18.00%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (14.00%) GitHub
5 4 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (8.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SSL
2 5 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) JUnit
2 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 14 (28.00%) Maven
4 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (20.00%) Ant
5 10 (20.00%) JIRA
6 9 (18.00%) Mockito
7 5 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
9 3 (6.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (4.00%) Grunt
11 1 (2.00%) Bower
11 1 (2.00%) GitLab
11 1 (2.00%) gulp
11 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.00%) VisualVM
11 1 (2.00%) webpack
11 1 (2.00%) YourKit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Publishing
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (94.00%) Developer
2 35 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.00%) AWS Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Angular Developer
5 8 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) AWS Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Java Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ETL Developer
8 4 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (60.00%) XML
2 29 (58.00%) Spring
3 22 (44.00%) Web Services
4 20 (40.00%) HTML
4 20 (40.00%) JSON
5 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 15 (30.00%) HTML5
6 14 (28.00%) Java EE
6 14 (28.00%) Node.js
7 13 (26.00%) EJB
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
8 12 (24.00%) React
8 12 (24.00%) RESTful
9 11 (22.00%) JMS
9 11 (22.00%) JSF
9 11 (22.00%) Spring MVC
10 10 (20.00%) Grails
10 10 (20.00%) Play Framework
11 9 (18.00%) J2EE
12 7 (14.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (6.00%) Informatics
1 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (48.00%) TDD
2 21 (42.00%) BDD
3 19 (38.00%) Web Development
4 13 (26.00%) Content Enrichment
5 12 (24.00%) MVC
6 9 (18.00%) SOA
6 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
9 6 (12.00%) Product Management
10 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.00%) ETL
11 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.00%) DevOps
11 4 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (8.00%) Open Source
12 3 (6.00%) Functional Testing
12 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) XPath
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) C#
7 1 (2.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
1 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Ansible
1 8 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (16.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Talend
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