Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 +14
Contract jobs citing REST 3 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.49% 2.48% 4.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 10.17% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 20
Warrington median daily rate £325 £375 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -23.08% +21.88%
10th Percentile £273 £356 £374
90th Percentile £488 £443 £610
Cheshire median daily rate £384 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -4.06% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 45 59 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 22.39% 24.38% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 110
Warrington median daily rate £438 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -13.94% +0.06%
10th Percentile £283 £302 £313
90th Percentile £628 £575 £600
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Warrington median hourly rate £45.00 £31.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -4.62% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £34.20 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £54.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +81.67% -7.69% +87.54%

REST
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for REST in Warrington

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for REST in Warrington

REST
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing REST in Warrington over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for REST in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for REST.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Casewise
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) GitHub
3 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) API Integration
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

REST
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MariaDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Architect
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Integration
2 1 (33.33%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Casewise
1 1 (33.33%) SAP