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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 50 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing REST 20 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.27% 1.00% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.37% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 7
Median daily rate £375 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £346 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £430 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.58%
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
180 206 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.43% 22.99% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 147 208
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.39 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 1 May 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 1 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 Bristol region with a requirement for REST.

1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (54.55%) HTML
4 16 (48.48%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) C#
4 16 (48.48%) MVC
4 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
5 15 (45.45%) Scrum
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 14 (42.42%) SQL
6 14 (42.42%) .NET
6 14 (42.42%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 12 (36.36%) WCF
9 11 (33.33%) Dojo
9 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 11 (33.33%) User Experience
9 11 (33.33%) Microservices
10 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
10 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Java
10 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
10 10 (30.30%) HTML5
11 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (27.27%) SOAP
12 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
13 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
13 7 (21.21%) Git (software)

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 2 (6.06%) Mule
1 2 (6.06%) Mule ESB
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (30.30%) RDBMS
2 10 (30.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) MariaDB
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (6.06%) Bower
3 2 (6.06%) Grunt
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Protractor
4 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) NuGet
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Architect
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Azure Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Principal .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) HTML
2 16 (48.48%) AngularJS
2 16 (48.48%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) .NET
3 14 (42.42%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (36.36%) WCF
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (33.33%) Dojo
7 10 (30.30%) HTML5
8 9 (27.27%) SOAP
9 6 (18.18%) JSON
9 6 (18.18%) Web Services
10 5 (15.15%) XML
11 4 (12.12%) D3.js
11 4 (12.12%) Spring
11 4 (12.12%) SVG
12 3 (9.09%) J2EE
12 3 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Android
1 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) MVC
3 15 (45.45%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Microservices
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.15%) Process Management
9 4 (12.12%) TDD
10 3 (9.09%) Mobile Development
10 3 (9.09%) OO
10 3 (9.09%) SOA
10 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 2 (6.06%) AOP
11 2 (6.06%) EAI
11 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
11 2 (6.06%) SDLC
11 2 (6.06%) UML
11 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (48.48%) C#
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 10 (30.30%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) HP
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