The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 33.33% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 55.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
REST
Manchester

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 Salford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 60.00% 41.67% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 10
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Salford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 20 (100.00%) Web Services
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 19 (95.00%) Java
3 17 (85.00%) JSON
3 17 (85.00%) Scrum
4 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) RESTful
4 14 (70.00%) Scala
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (70.00%) High Availability
5 13 (65.00%) BDD
6 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
6 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (55.00%) XML
6 11 (55.00%) Linux
6 11 (55.00%) HTTP
7 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (30.00%) Project Management
9 6 (30.00%) OOP
9 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Android
9 6 (30.00%) Subversion
9 6 (30.00%) HTML5
10 5 (25.00%) iOS Development
10 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
11 4 (20.00%) Internet

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) JSON
3 14 (70.00%) RESTful
4 11 (55.00%) XML
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) HTML5
6 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 3 (15.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Android
3 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) High Availability
4 13 (65.00%) BDD
5 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (30.00%) OOP
7 6 (30.00%) Project Management
8 5 (25.00%) iOS Development
9 4 (20.00%) Android Development
10 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Scala
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Salford, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago