The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 12 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing REST 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.41% 2.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£416 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.00%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 54.05% 66.00% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 11
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

REST
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Web Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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