The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.65% - 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% - 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
REST
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 31.22% 34.75% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 24
Median daily rate £444 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Watford

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Watford region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for REST.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Elastic Path
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 3 (60.00%) Subversion
3 3 (60.00%) ATG
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Log4j
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
3 3 (60.00%) Blue Martini
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) JSTL
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Struts
3 3 (60.00%) DB2
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) EJB

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (60.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Log4j
1 3 (60.00%) Mockito
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (20.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) JDBC
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) RAD
1 3 (60.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) ATG
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Martini
1 3 (60.00%) Elastic Path
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Interwoven
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase