The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 17 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.18% 7.96% 2.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 25.71% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Average daily rate
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- £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -10.00%
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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 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 22.35% 30.97% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 16
Average daily rate £305 £475 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.78% +41.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

REST
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows CE

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript