The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.40% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
REST
West Midlands

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 23.90% 14.46% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 11
Median daily rate £440 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

REST
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Solihull region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 7 (100.00%) React
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (42.86%) SevOne
3 3 (42.86%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) React
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) CA
1 3 (42.86%) SevOne