The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 31 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing REST 2 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.97% 6.70% 2.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 20.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Median daily rate £413 £388 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +24.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
REST
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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 39.13% 33.49% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 36
Median daily rate £325 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £350 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.46 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.30% +49.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Devon

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Devon region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

REST
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -12 1 £475 +22.58%
Torquay - 1 £350 -
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 Devon region with a requirement for REST.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) SOAP
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
4 9 (64.29%) Neo4j
4 9 (64.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (64.29%) JAX-RS
4 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
4 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (64.29%) Dropwizard
4 9 (64.29%) HTTP
4 9 (64.29%) IBM
4 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
4 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) DB2
4 9 (64.29%) EJB
4 9 (64.29%) Struts
4 9 (64.29%) Unix
4 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
4 9 (64.29%) Web Design
4 9 (64.29%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) WinForms

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
1 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (64.29%) DB2
2 9 (64.29%) Neo4j
2 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java WebSphere Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) Dropwizard
3 9 (64.29%) EJB
3 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
3 9 (64.29%) JAX-RS
3 9 (64.29%) Struts
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) JMS
5 1 (7.14%) Sass
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Mac OS X
2 9 (64.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Configuration Management
2 9 (64.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (64.29%) Web Design
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) SOLID
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) IBM