Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 54 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +16
Contract jobs citing REST 14 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.02% 3.13% 1.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.74% 8.83% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 12
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £388 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +21.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £334 £354 £288
90th Percentile £399 £575 £534
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% -6.43%
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 244 283 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 35.16% 35.42% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 176 176
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £330 £311 £284
90th Percentile £554 £525 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.89% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +35.14%

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
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 22 August 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 -6 14 £388 -8.82% 14
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Scrum
4 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (64.29%) Web Services
6 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Integration Testing
6 8 (57.14%) Groovy
6 8 (57.14%) BDD
6 8 (57.14%) Build Automation
6 8 (57.14%) Analytics
6 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (50.00%) Docker
7 7 (50.00%) SDLC
7 7 (50.00%) TDD
8 6 (42.86%) Oracle
8 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
8 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
8 6 (42.86%) QA
8 6 (42.86%) Selenium
8 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
9 5 (35.71%) Dependency Management
9 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (35.71%) CSS3
9 5 (35.71%) JIRA
9 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (35.71%) AWS
9 5 (35.71%) Confluence
9 5 (35.71%) HTML5

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 (35.71%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (28.57%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Apigee
3 3 (21.43%) GCP
3 3 (21.43%) GitHub
4 2 (14.29%) BrowserStack
5 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 6 (42.86%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 5 (35.71%) NetBeans
4 4 (28.57%) Maven
4 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 3 (21.43%) JMeter
5 3 (21.43%) QF-Test
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (14.29%) Mocha
6 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 2 (14.29%) Travis CI
7 1 (7.14%) Ant
7 1 (7.14%) Fiddler
7 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Lead Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Developer
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) Java RMI
2 5 (35.71%) OSGi
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) Swagger
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Core
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Jest
5 2 (14.29%) Nightwatchjs
6 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) Analytics
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 8 (57.14%) Build Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) Dependency Management
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (28.57%) Microservices
8 4 (28.57%) Regression Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Machine Learning
9 3 (21.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Groovy
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Jython
6 2 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) WSO2
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft