The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 12 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing RESTful 19 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.44% 2.83% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.23% 7.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 80 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.71% 37.74% 26.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 23
Average daily rate £350 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Devon

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +8 8 £393 +12.14% 2
RESTful
South West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 39 (88.64%) Java
2 37 (84.09%) Web Services
3 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
4 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
5 24 (54.55%) BDD
6 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 20 (45.45%) Cucumber
8 15 (34.09%) Scrum
8 15 (34.09%) HTML
9 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
10 11 (25.00%) Groovy
10 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
12 9 (20.45%) Regression Testing
12 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
12 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
13 8 (18.18%) Build Automation
13 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
13 8 (18.18%) Web Development
13 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
13 8 (18.18%) CSS
13 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
14 7 (15.91%) XML
15 6 (13.64%) C
16 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
16 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
17 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
17 4 (9.09%) TDD

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 1 (2.27%) Jetty
1 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.82%) Maven
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Java Web Developer
4 8 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 8 (18.18%) Tester
4 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Author
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Author
6 4 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) Web Services
2 15 (34.09%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) CSS
4 7 (15.91%) XML
5 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
5 4 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (6.82%) Swagger
7 2 (4.55%) JSON
7 2 (4.55%) SOAP
8 1 (2.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) BDD
3 15 (34.09%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Regression Testing
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) Build Automation
6 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Web Development
7 4 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.55%) OOP
8 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.27%) OO
9 1 (2.27%) Open Source
9 1 (2.27%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) Groovy
4 6 (13.64%) C
5 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 2 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Exeter, Devon
X4 Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago