The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing REST 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.69% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £45.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +10.97%
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
106 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.73% 39.78% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 33
Average daily rate £375 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - - - -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Nintex
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) OO

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Nintex