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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 37 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.89% 1.44% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 5.88% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +45.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
REST
Hampshire

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
52 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.48% 24.40% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 33
Median daily rate £335 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Zend
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Laravel
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) UX Design
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Zend