Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing REST 18 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 10.84% 1.16% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.14% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Knutsford median daily rate £413 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £415 £325
% change year-on-year -3.61% +27.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £39.00 -

REST is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 56 21 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.73% 24.42% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 44
Knutsford median daily rate £388 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.60% +13.00%
10th Percentile £264 £300 £363
90th Percentile £475 £438 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £34.75 £32.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +6.92% +82.89% -47.74%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing REST as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Knutsford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
3 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (72.22%) SOAP
3 13 (72.22%) Spring Boot
4 12 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 12 (66.67%) Oracle
4 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (61.11%) Java EE
5 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
5 11 (61.11%) OO
5 11 (61.11%) SQL
5 11 (61.11%) JUnit
5 11 (61.11%) Perforce
5 11 (61.11%) Data Modelling
5 11 (61.11%) RDBMS
5 11 (61.11%) JPA
6 10 (55.56%) Banking
6 10 (55.56%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
7 7 (38.89%) Gradle
7 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
9 4 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (22.22%) JProfiler
9 4 (22.22%) Maven

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (61.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) JUnit
3 7 (38.89%) Gradle
3 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
5 4 (22.22%) JProfiler
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
6 3 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.56%) Subversion
8 1 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Author
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Author
4 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Spring
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) SOAP
2 13 (72.22%) Spring Boot
3 12 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 11 (61.11%) Java EE
4 11 (61.11%) JPA
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (11.11%) JMS
7 2 (11.11%) RAML
7 2 (11.11%) RESTful
7 2 (11.11%) Spring Batch
7 2 (11.11%) Spring Security
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Animation
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) TDD
1 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Data Modelling
2 11 (61.11%) OO
2 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
4 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (22.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) OOP
4 4 (22.22%) RAD
5 3 (16.67%) API Development
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) AOP
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Apple Swift
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Perforce
3 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) Apple