Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 -16
Contract jobs citing REST 29 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.82% 1.57% 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.86% 4.71% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -21.69% +10.67%
10th Percentile £344 £288 £306
90th Percentile £575 £530 £626
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +10.67%
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 294 297 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 38.74% 33.26% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 184 180
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.20% -4.75% +7.45%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £306
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +21.79% +145.90%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 +13 29 £425 +30.77% 20
REST
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 13 (44.83%) CSS
5 12 (41.38%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
6 11 (37.93%) HTTP
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) SOAP
8 8 (27.59%) BDD
9 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
9 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (24.14%) Groovy
9 7 (24.14%) Scrum
9 7 (24.14%) Spring
9 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle
10 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.69%) JUnit
10 6 (20.69%) HTTPS
10 6 (20.69%) SSL
10 6 (20.69%) FTP
10 6 (20.69%) Content Management
10 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.69%) Release Management

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 6 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (17.24%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) HTTP
2 6 (20.69%) FTP
2 6 (20.69%) HTTPS
2 6 (20.69%) SSL
2 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Power BI
2 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JUnit
2 5 (17.24%) NetBeans
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) JMeter
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) QF-Test
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Gradle
5 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Programmer
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) SOAP
6 7 (24.14%) Spring
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.69%) CSS3
7 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (17.24%) Java RMI
8 5 (17.24%) OSGi
8 5 (17.24%) React
9 4 (13.79%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Core
10 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
10 3 (10.34%) jQuery
10 3 (10.34%) JSON
10 3 (10.34%) Swagger
10 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
3 11 (37.93%) MVC
4 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) Content Management
6 6 (20.69%) Release Management
6 6 (20.69%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Build Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (17.24%) DevOps
7 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
7 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (13.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (10.34%) SDLC
9 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (10.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Groovy
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Jython
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) SYSPRO
4 1 (3.45%) VMware