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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.17% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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
20 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 15.87% 20.61% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 4
Median daily rate £325 £300 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) Network Management
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (84.62%) React
3 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) CA
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (30.77%) SevOne
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (15.38%) WinForms
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) CSS3
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) React
2 11 (84.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) WinForms
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Network Management
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Cross-Browser Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CA
1 4 (30.77%) SevOne
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft