The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith with a requirement for REST skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited REST over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
London / Hammersmith
Rank - 10 5
Contract jobs citing REST 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith - 2.22% 18.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 7.69% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% +24.03%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hammersmith
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 24.32% 28.89% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Median daily rate £518 £325 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.23% -30.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hammersmith citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Hammersmith

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing REST in Hammersmith.

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Hammersmith