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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Bristol
Rank 45 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 27 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.19% 1.35% 1.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 5.53% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
219 217 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.86% 24.41% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 157 174
Median daily rate £363 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 24 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for REST.

1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (50.00%) SOAP
3 23 (47.92%) HTML
3 23 (47.92%) Java
4 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 20 (41.67%) Scrum
5 16 (33.33%) Spring
6 15 (31.25%) TDD
6 15 (31.25%) SQL
6 15 (31.25%) Oracle
7 14 (29.17%) C#
7 14 (29.17%) Unix
8 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
8 13 (27.08%) Docker
9 12 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
9 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (25.00%) Web Services
9 12 (25.00%) Python
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (25.00%) MVC
10 11 (22.92%) .NET
10 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
10 11 (22.92%) JSON
10 11 (22.92%) jQuery
10 11 (22.92%) DevOps
11 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (20.83%) Linux
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET

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 (14.58%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) WordPress
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.08%) SilverStripe
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Magento
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
4 1 (2.08%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) DB2
4 3 (6.25%) MySQL
4 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.58%) Maven
4 6 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (8.33%) JUnit
6 3 (6.25%) GoCD
6 3 (6.25%) Grunt
6 3 (6.25%) Mockito
6 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 3 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.17%) Ant
7 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Marketing
3 7 (14.58%) Electronics
3 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (81.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Python Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 5 (10.42%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Polyglot Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) SOAP
2 23 (47.92%) HTML
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 16 (33.33%) Spring
5 13 (27.08%) AngularJS
6 12 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (25.00%) Web Services
7 11 (22.92%) .NET
7 11 (22.92%) jQuery
7 11 (22.92%) JSON
8 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (18.75%) HTML5
10 8 (16.67%) XML
11 7 (14.58%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (14.58%) ZeroMQ
12 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 5 (10.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) W3C
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Unix
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Scrum
3 15 (31.25%) TDD
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
5 11 (22.92%) DevOps
5 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.75%) BDD
7 9 (18.75%) Microservices
7 9 (18.75%) OO
8 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (14.58%) OOD
9 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
10 6 (12.50%) Analytics
11 5 (10.42%) Open Source
11 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
11 5 (10.42%) SOA
12 4 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) C#
5 12 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (12.50%) Scala
7 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
8 4 (8.33%) PHP
9 2 (4.17%) Apple Swift
9 2 (4.17%) Clojure
9 2 (4.17%) Ruby
9 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.17%) XPath
10 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) IBM