The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Suffolk region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing REST 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.92% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -5.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 44.36% 30.77% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 38 34
Average daily rate £365 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
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 £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
REST
East of England

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 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) Nintex
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) OSGi
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) OSGi
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) Nintex