The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 21 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing REST 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.96% 1.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.26% 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £314 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 35 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.12% 14.40% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 41
Median daily rate £350 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the Basingstoke region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for REST.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) SOLID
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore