The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 28 June 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.

Representational State Transfer (REST)
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing REST 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.00% 1.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.18% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 22 27 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 27.50% 37.50% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 16
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 Knutsford

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for REST.

1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) JPA
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
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