The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 18 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing REST 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.53% 0.32% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 1.75% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £503 £230 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+118.47% -34.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +39.53%

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 Warrington region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 57 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 32.06% 18.45% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 34
Median daily rate £400 £473 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +57.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 Warrington

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Warrington region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (63.64%) XML
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) JIRA
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 4 (36.36%) SFIA
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Slack
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Log4j
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MongoDB
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Log4j
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Integration Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 1 (9.09%) JAX-RPC
5 1 (9.09%) WSDL
5 1 (9.09%) XSL
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Microservices
2 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) SFIA
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft