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 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)
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 12 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing REST 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 2.63% 1.79% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.44% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £338 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.02% +5.11%  
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 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 9 45 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 23.68% 40.18% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 37 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £313 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £48.75
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 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

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal

REST
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Dojo
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (100.00%) Struts
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Kony
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Yahoo!