The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank - 8 15
Contract jobs citing REST 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 4.44% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 16.67% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £220 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.58%
REST
West Midlands

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 Wolverhampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.11% 26.67% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 13
Average daily rate £255 £220 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -16.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton