The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 27 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing REST 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.67% 1.01% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 2.99% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £250 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.88% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £428 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £448 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-36.60% -16.66%
REST
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 67 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.94% 33.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 77
Median daily rate £360 £381 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

REST
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Ipswich 0 2 £400 -8.62%
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for REST.

1 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 6 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) JSP
8 2 (12.50%) Servlets
8 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Spring
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (6.25%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Angular Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Android Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) AngularJS
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) Ajax
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) JSP
7 2 (12.50%) Node.js
7 2 (12.50%) Servlets
7 2 (12.50%) Spring
8 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
8 1 (6.25%) JSON
8 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) PHP