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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 28 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 3 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.46% 1.35% 7.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 6.06% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
Median daily rate £350 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £330 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

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
69 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.50% 22.30% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 45
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -9 1 £450 -
REST
East of England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) SOAP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft