Period
to 24 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 January 2019 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 Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +5 -13
Contract jobs citing REST 27 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.99% 1.58% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.63% 5.42% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £550 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -12.47% -19.35%
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 254 277 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.52% 29.22% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 200 205
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% +17.42%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £306
90th Percentile £550 £576 £503
East Midlands median daily rate £408 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +5.16% +4.73% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £38.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year -54.84% +80.23% -38.57%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Nottinghamshire

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Nottinghamshire

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Nottinghamshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
Nottingham +17 24 £475 +58.33% 8
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 16 (59.26%) Java
5 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) JUnit
6 12 (44.44%) BDD
7 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
7 11 (40.74%) SOAP
8 10 (37.04%) .NET
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle
8 10 (37.04%) Groovy
8 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
8 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 9 (33.33%) Scrum
10 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (29.63%) NetBeans
10 8 (29.63%) C#
10 8 (29.63%) DB2
10 8 (29.63%) Java RMI
10 8 (29.63%) HTTP
10 8 (29.63%) OSGi
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (29.63%) HTML5
10 8 (29.63%) CSS3
10 8 (29.63%) Build Automation
10 8 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 5 (18.52%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Mule
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (29.63%) DB2
2 8 (29.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) Big Data
3 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) HBase
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.70%) Spark SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JUnit
2 8 (29.63%) NetBeans
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.81%) Maven
5 3 (11.11%) JMeter
6 2 (7.41%) QF-Test
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.41%) Subversion
6 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.70%) DbUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Gradle
7 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Lead Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Architect
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) CSS
3 16 (59.26%) HTML
4 11 (40.74%) SOAP
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) CSS3
6 8 (29.63%) HTML5
6 8 (29.63%) Java RMI
6 8 (29.63%) OSGi
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (22.22%) React
8 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) XML
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 3 (11.11%) RAML
9 3 (11.11%) Swagger
9 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) BDD
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (37.04%) Integration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Build Automation
5 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 6 (22.22%) MVC
8 5 (18.52%) Dependency Management
8 5 (18.52%) SDLC
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
10 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
10 3 (11.11%) Microservices
10 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) Groovy
5 8 (29.63%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) Jython
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Marketo
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.70%) VMware