The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing REST 21 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.27% 3.22% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.27% 9.79% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Median daily rate £409 £410 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £373 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £481
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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
109 143 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.54% 32.87% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 111 53
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for REST.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Dropwizard
3 17 (68.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 16 (64.00%) Microservices
4 16 (64.00%) HTML
4 16 (64.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) Spring
6 14 (56.00%) MongoDB
6 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (52.00%) HTTP
7 13 (52.00%) Mac OS X
7 13 (52.00%) Unix
7 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (52.00%) RESTful
7 13 (52.00%) Neo4j
7 13 (52.00%) JAX-RS
7 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
7 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
8 12 (48.00%) Kafka
8 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
8 12 (48.00%) JSON
8 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (48.00%) Web Design
9 11 (44.00%) iXBRL
10 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
10 10 (40.00%) Go
11 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (28.00%) Finance

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (52.00%) Neo4j
2 13 (52.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Grunt
3 2 (8.00%) gulp
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Java Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Dropwizard
2 16 (64.00%) HTML
3 15 (60.00%) Spring
4 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (52.00%) JAX-RS
4 13 (52.00%) RESTful
5 12 (48.00%) JSON
5 12 (48.00%) Kafka
5 12 (48.00%) Spring Boot
6 11 (44.00%) iXBRL
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) Java EE
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.00%) Ajax
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) jQuery
10 2 (8.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) W3C
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Mac OS X
2 13 (52.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 16 (64.00%) Microservices
3 16 (64.00%) Scrum
4 14 (56.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
6 12 (48.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (48.00%) Web Design
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (28.00%) API Design
9 5 (20.00%) DevOps
10 4 (16.00%) CQRS
10 4 (16.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
11 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
12 2 (8.00%) Mobile First
12 2 (8.00%) Open Source
12 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
12 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Go
3 5 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
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