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 3 months to 27 June 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 Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing REST 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.18% 1.03% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.21% 4.59% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £500 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +40.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.90 £55.00
% change year-on-year +41.06% -42.00%  

REST is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 156 109 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 36.88% 22.43% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 93
Median daily rate £368 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +13.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £277 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing REST as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -3 5 £500 +11.11% 5
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for REST.

1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) Node.js
3 5 (38.46%) Docker
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
4 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) CoreOS
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) PaaS
4 4 (30.77%) IaaS
4 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 3 (23.08%) HTML

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 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) IaaS
1 4 (30.77%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Bower
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) Hudson
4 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) PhantomJS
4 1 (7.69%) Protractor
4 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) WebStorm
4 1 (7.69%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
6 1 (7.69%) LESS
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) Spring
6 1 (7.69%) Symfony
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CoreOS
2 4 (30.77%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Service Design
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) BPEL
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
1 1 (7.69%) WAI
1 1 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) VMware
1 1 (7.69%) WSO2