Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 August 2020 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 50 82
Rank change year-on-year +23 +32 -34
Contract jobs citing REST 12 16 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.26% 2.48% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.19% 9.09% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 16
Median daily rate £543 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +7.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £421 £375 £398
90th Percentile £591 £793 £550
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £525 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 79 176 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.65% 27.24% 33.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 124 241
Median daily rate £473 £474 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.26% +21.47% +4.00%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £263
90th Percentile £882 £575 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £473 £465 £390
% change year-on-year +1.61% +19.23% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -50.00% -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.44 £43.75
% change year-on-year +56.01% -48.72% -2.78%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for REST in Newcastle upon Tyne

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing REST in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for REST in Newcastle upon Tyne

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing REST in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for REST in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for REST.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (83.33%) Azure
2 10 (83.33%) AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Microservices
3 9 (75.00%) React
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
4 8 (66.67%) Node.js
4 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (66.67%) HTML
4 8 (66.67%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) Google
4 8 (66.67%) GCP
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 7 (58.33%) Java
6 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (50.00%) Docker
7 5 (41.67%) React Native
7 5 (41.67%) Jest
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) Spring
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 4 (33.33%) CSS3

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (25.00%) Headless CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) AWS
1 10 (83.33%) Azure
2 8 (66.67%) GCP
3 4 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (33.33%) Firebase
3 4 (33.33%) Serverless
4 3 (25.00%) Azure Functions
4 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (16.67%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) gulp
2 4 (33.33%) Mocha
2 4 (33.33%) webpack
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Gatling
3 2 (16.67%) GitLab
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) Postman
3 2 (16.67%) REST Assured
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
4 1 (8.33%) Bundler
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) React Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) React
2 8 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Node.js
3 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Jest
4 5 (41.67%) React Native
5 4 (33.33%) AWS Amplify
5 4 (33.33%) CSS3
5 4 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 4 (33.33%) GraphQL
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
5 4 (33.33%) Vue.js
6 3 (25.00%) Serverless Framework
6 3 (25.00%) Swagger
7 2 (16.67%) Redux
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) Microservices
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) CQRS
6 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Interaction Design
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) Open Source
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Progressive Web App
6 4 (33.33%) SOLID
6 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) ES6
3 4 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft