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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Devon
Rank 27 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing REST 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.82% 4.55% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.79% 10.17% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 0
Median daily rate £316 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% -
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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 118 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 42.18% 44.70% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 95 24
Median daily rate £376 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.43%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 0 10 £490 +63.33% 2
Plymouth +2 6 £220 -45.00%
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Devon region with a requirement for REST.

1 30 (88.24%) HTML
2 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) CSS
4 20 (58.82%) C#
5 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
5 19 (55.88%) MVC
5 19 (55.88%) WCF
5 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (50.00%) Web Services
7 15 (44.12%) Java
8 14 (41.18%) WPF
9 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) Spring
10 9 (26.47%) OO
10 9 (26.47%) OOD
10 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) SQL
11 8 (23.53%) SOAP
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) JSON
11 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
12 7 (20.59%) JAX-RS
12 7 (20.59%) Dropwizard
12 7 (20.59%) Neo4j
12 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.59%) jQuery
12 7 (20.59%) Hibernate

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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.59%) Neo4j
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.94%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Gradle
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.94%) NeoLoad
5 1 (2.94%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
5 1 (2.94%) TestRail
5 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 12 (35.29%) Software Developer
5 11 (32.35%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Angular Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Java Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) CSS
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (55.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (55.88%) WCF
4 17 (50.00%) Web Services
5 14 (41.18%) WPF
6 11 (32.35%) Spring
7 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 8 (23.53%) JSON
7 8 (23.53%) SOAP
8 7 (20.59%) Dropwizard
8 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
8 7 (20.59%) JAX-RS
8 7 (20.59%) jQuery
8 7 (20.59%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 5 (14.71%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
1 7 (20.59%) Mac OS X
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) MVC
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) OOD
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.71%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Open Source
6 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (14.71%) Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Microservices
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 2 (5.88%) BDD
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) SOA
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) C#
3 15 (44.12%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 5 (14.71%) Groovy
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle