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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 39 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing REST 25 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.22% 1.58% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.02% 4.90% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
208 245 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 35.14% 32.32% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 177 76
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £31.25 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.80% +154.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +10 14 £500 +19.04% 2
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 25 (83.33%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Spring
3 21 (70.00%) JUnit
4 18 (60.00%) TDD
5 17 (56.67%) Web Services
6 16 (53.33%) XML
6 16 (53.33%) JBoss
6 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
7 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
7 15 (50.00%) JSON
8 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
8 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
9 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (43.33%) Linux
10 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (33.33%) HTML
12 9 (30.00%) jQuery
12 9 (30.00%) Content Enrichment
13 8 (26.67%) SOAP
14 7 (23.33%) Oracle
14 7 (23.33%) EJB
14 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (23.33%) Publishing
14 7 (23.33%) Web Development
14 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
14 7 (23.33%) HTML5
14 7 (23.33%) Amazon S3
14 7 (23.33%) BDD
14 7 (23.33%) Mockito
14 7 (23.33%) Amazon SQS

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 16 (53.33%) JBoss
1 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
4 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon S3
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (70.00%) JUnit
2 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) Mockito
4 6 (20.00%) Hamcrest
5 2 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.33%) GitLab
6 1 (3.33%) MSTest
6 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (23.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) AWS Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) XML Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Xamarin Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) Spring
2 17 (56.67%) Web Services
3 16 (53.33%) XML
4 15 (50.00%) JSON
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (30.00%) jQuery
7 8 (26.67%) SOAP
8 7 (23.33%) EJB
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) JAX-RS
9 6 (20.00%) JSP
9 6 (20.00%) Struts
10 3 (10.00%) .NET
10 3 (10.00%) CSS
10 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
10 3 (10.00%) JPA
11 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.67%) RESTful
11 2 (6.67%) WCF
12 1 (3.33%) WSE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Animation
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Android
3 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) TDD
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (30.00%) Content Enrichment
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) CQRS
5 6 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.33%) Mobile Development
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Android Development
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Groovy
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Talend