The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 9 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.41% - 1.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
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 Bournemouth region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 51.35% 19.77% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Median daily rate £393 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

REST
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for REST.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA