The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 45 58 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 21 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.77% 1.70% 1.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.77% 6.14% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
REST
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
215 228 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 28.40% 27.74% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 178 189
Median daily rate £360 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £310 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 13
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) SOAP
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) SQL
4 18 (41.86%) HTML
4 18 (41.86%) CSS
4 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
5 17 (39.53%) Java
5 17 (39.53%) Scrum
6 16 (37.21%) MVC
6 16 (37.21%) C#
6 16 (37.21%) TDD
7 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (32.56%) .NET
7 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
7 14 (32.56%) Unix
7 14 (32.56%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (27.91%) Docker
8 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
8 12 (27.91%) Web Services
8 12 (27.91%) Python
8 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
9 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
10 10 (23.26%) Linux
11 9 (20.93%) Spring
11 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.93%) Oracle
11 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (16.28%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.98%) Mule
2 3 (6.98%) Mule ESB
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Drupal
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.33%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) TestFlight
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 5 (11.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (11.63%) CouchDB
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.63%) SQLite
4 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Maven
3 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.63%) JUnit
4 5 (11.63%) Mockito
5 4 (9.30%) JIRA
6 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.98%) GoCD
7 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.33%) Ant
8 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
8 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.60%) Marketing
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Electronics
3 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Senior Developer
3 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Python Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Developer
6 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (11.63%) iOS Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Polyglot Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (11.63%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Applications Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# Application Developer
8 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) SOAP
2 18 (41.86%) CSS
2 18 (41.86%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) .NET
3 14 (32.56%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
4 12 (27.91%) Web Services
5 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
6 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (20.93%) Spring
7 8 (18.60%) jQuery
8 7 (16.28%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (16.28%) WCF
8 7 (16.28%) ZeroMQ
9 6 (13.95%) HTML5
10 5 (11.63%) Cocoa
10 5 (11.63%) Cocoa Touch
10 5 (11.63%) JSON
10 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) W3C
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Unix
2 10 (23.26%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Software Engineering
3 17 (39.53%) Scrum
4 16 (37.21%) MVC
4 16 (37.21%) TDD
5 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
7 9 (20.93%) DevOps
8 8 (18.60%) Microservices
9 6 (13.95%) Analytics
10 5 (11.63%) BDD
10 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
10 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
10 5 (11.63%) OO
10 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
10 5 (11.63%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
11 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (9.30%) OOD
11 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) C#
4 12 (27.91%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Apple Swift
5 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
5 5 (11.63%) PHP
5 5 (11.63%) Scala
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) Clojure
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
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