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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 54 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing RESTful 18 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.12% 2.09% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.63% 7.93% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 3
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
RESTful
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
236 227 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.76% 26.30% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 166 139
Average daily rate £363 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £25.25 £41.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+17.16% +1.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) TDD
2 20 (62.50%) Web Services
3 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (50.00%) BDD
4 16 (50.00%) OO
4 16 (50.00%) MVC
5 13 (40.63%) CSS
5 13 (40.63%) HTML
5 13 (40.63%) Node.js
5 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
6 10 (31.25%) WCF
6 10 (31.25%) Kanban
6 10 (31.25%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 10 (31.25%) Scrum
6 10 (31.25%) NUnit
7 9 (28.13%) OOP
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) CSS3
7 9 (28.13%) HTML5
7 9 (28.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (28.13%) Moq
8 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
8 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) NUnit
2 9 (28.13%) Moq
2 9 (28.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.13%) Grunt
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) MSTest
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Angular Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.13%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
2 13 (40.63%) CSS
2 13 (40.63%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) WCF
4 9 (28.13%) CSS3
4 9 (28.13%) HTML5
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 8 (25.00%) Gherkin
5 8 (25.00%) MSMQ
6 7 (21.88%) SOAP
7 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 6 (18.75%) Express
7 6 (18.75%) NHibernate
7 6 (18.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
3 3 (9.38%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) TDD
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (50.00%) BDD
3 16 (50.00%) MVC
3 16 (50.00%) OO
4 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 10 (31.25%) Kanban
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 9 (28.13%) OOP
6 8 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (15.63%) API Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.38%) SDLC
10 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.25%) SOA
10 2 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Ruby
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) hybris