The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 32 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing REST 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.90% 3.75% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.06% 12.50% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£563 £390 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +73.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +6.50%
REST
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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
33 48 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.93% 30.00% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 30
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £360 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
3 3 (60.00%) PHP5
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (20.00%) MSTest
3 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XHTML
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO PHP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) CMMI
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP5
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Warrington, Cheshire
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