Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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)
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 34 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +13
Contract jobs citing REST 17 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 4.82% 2.30% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 6.25% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 4
Norfolk median daily rate £375 £275 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -26.76% -26.73%
10th Percentile £288 £218 £321
90th Percentile £438 £340 £527
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £31.70 £36.50
% change year-on-year +38.01% -13.15% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 107 128 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 30.31% 36.78% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 87 78
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.61% +11.00%
10th Percentile £288 £236 £213
90th Percentile £538 £515 £491
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Norfolk median hourly rate - £16.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.10% +121.37%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Norfolk

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Norfolk

REST
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Great Yarmouth +4 10 £375 +30.43% 1
Norwich 0 6 £400 +45.45% 5
REST
East of England

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 Norfolk region with a requirement for REST.

1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) HTML5
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
4 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 10 (58.82%) JSON
4 10 (58.82%) Middleware
4 10 (58.82%) MySQL
4 10 (58.82%) Node.js
4 10 (58.82%) CRUD
4 10 (58.82%) Front End Development
5 8 (47.06%) WebSockets
5 8 (47.06%) Express
6 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) TDD
6 7 (41.18%) JIRA
6 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) CircleCI
7 5 (29.41%) MQTT
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) C#
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) MVC

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Drupal
1 2 (11.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Fireworks
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) MarkLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 5 (29.41%) CircleCI
4 4 (23.53%) Maven
5 3 (17.65%) Grunt
5 3 (17.65%) gulp
5 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (11.76%) Codeception
6 2 (11.76%) PHPUnit
6 2 (11.76%) QUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.88%) JUnit
7 1 (5.88%) Mockito
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) HTML5
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) JSON
3 10 (58.82%) Middleware
3 10 (58.82%) Node.js
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 8 (47.06%) Express
4 8 (47.06%) WebSockets
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 5 (29.41%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) React
8 3 (17.65%) XSLT
9 2 (11.76%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (11.76%) PhoneGap
9 2 (11.76%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) CRUD
2 10 (58.82%) Front End Development
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) SOLID
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Wireframes
8 1 (5.88%) Release Management
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) XPath
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) WAI
1 2 (11.76%) WCAG