Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 21 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)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - +16 -5
Contract jobs citing REST 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.56% - 4.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Maidstone median daily rate - - £275
Kent median daily rate £550 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +69.23% -18.75% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

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 Maidstone with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Maidstone
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 47 20 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 60.26% 44.44% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 25
Maidstone median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +28.57%
10th Percentile £305 £297 £278
90th Percentile £358 £420 £395
Kent median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.45% +2.22% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Maidstone

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 21 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for REST.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) AMQP
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Fiddler
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft