The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 58 68 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs citing RESTful 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.70% 0.48% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.76% 1.47% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£305 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
217 273 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.20% 32.66% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 224 66
Average daily rate £375 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) OO
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) MySQL
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 6 (27.27%) Open Source
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 6 (27.27%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) CSS
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) Node.js
6 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (22.73%) Express
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) CMS
6 5 (22.73%) HTTP
6 5 (22.73%) Android
6 5 (22.73%) Content Management
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Ember.js

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Node.js
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) Grunt
5 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.55%) JUnit
5 1 (4.55%) Xcode
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) JBehave
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) J2EE
2 6 (27.27%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) CSS3
3 5 (22.73%) Express
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) Ember.js
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (18.18%) Sass
4 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 3 (13.64%) Dojo
6 2 (9.09%) LESS
7 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
7 1 (4.55%) LAMP
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (22.73%) Content Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 2 (9.09%) Time Management
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) OO PHP
8 1 (4.55%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) PHP
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.55%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Zend