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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RESTful
Rank 59 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 14 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.49% 1.69% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 7.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%
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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
252 155 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.75% 23.81% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 120 111
Average daily rate £375 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 October 2014.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Java
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Linux
3 17 (80.95%) Web Services
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) Scrum
5 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
5 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
6 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (52.38%) PHP
8 10 (47.62%) UNIX
8 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
8 10 (47.62%) FitNesse
9 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
10 8 (38.10%) TDD
10 8 (38.10%) Spring
11 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 7 (33.33%) BDD
12 6 (28.57%) Hazelcast
12 6 (28.57%) PHP5
12 6 (28.57%) jQuery
12 6 (28.57%) Zend
13 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
13 5 (23.81%) Degree
14 4 (19.05%) Marketing
14 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
14 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
14 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (19.05%) Magento
1 4 (19.05%) Shopify
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 10 (47.62%) RDBMS
3 6 (28.57%) Hazelcast
4 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
1 13 (61.90%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) FitNesse
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) WATIR
4 2 (9.52%) Hudson
4 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Tester
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) jQuery
4 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) Java EE
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
6 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) CentOS
3 3 (14.29%) Fedora
3 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
7 4 (19.05%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) Web Development
9 2 (9.52%) Kanban
9 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) Android Development
10 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) PHP
4 6 (28.57%) PHP5
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
2 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Zend
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat