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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 48 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing REST 20 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.38% 3.24% 1.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 10.83% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 10
Median daily rate £381 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £346 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £425 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £441 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £55.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-42.00% +15.78%
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
200 277 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.81% 29.95% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 226 204
Median daily rate £338 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.39 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
4 15 (40.54%) Scrum
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) Java
5 14 (37.84%) SOAP
5 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 13 (35.14%) HTML
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
7 12 (32.43%) .NET
7 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (29.73%) WCF
8 11 (29.73%) CSS
8 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
11 8 (21.62%) JSON
11 8 (21.62%) User Experience
11 8 (21.62%) Microservices
11 8 (21.62%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
12 7 (18.92%) HTML5
12 7 (18.92%) Android
12 7 (18.92%) TDD
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services

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 5 (13.51%) Mule
1 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
1 5 (13.51%) NServiceBus
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Heroku
4 1 (2.70%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) RavenDB
3 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.70%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) JUnit
2 6 (16.22%) Maven
3 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 5 (13.51%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.11%) Artifactory
4 3 (8.11%) Mockito
4 3 (8.11%) NuGet
5 2 (5.41%) Bower
5 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.41%) Grunt
5 2 (5.41%) Protractor
6 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Selenium
6 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (13.51%) AWS Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Principal Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.41%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) AngularJS
2 14 (37.84%) SOAP
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (29.73%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) WCF
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET
6 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (21.62%) JSON
7 8 (21.62%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (18.92%) HTML5
8 7 (18.92%) Web Services
9 6 (16.22%) Dojo
9 6 (16.22%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) MSMQ
10 5 (13.51%) NHibernate
11 4 (10.81%) J2EE
11 4 (10.81%) Spring
11 4 (10.81%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.81%) iPhone
4 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (5.41%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Android
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) MVC
4 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.62%) Microservices
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Mobile Development
7 5 (13.51%) OO
7 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Analytics
8 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.81%) Process Management
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (8.11%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) SOA
9 3 (8.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) C#
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
5 4 (10.81%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Graylog
3 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com