The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 28 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing REST 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.47% 2.02% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 8.62% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.48 £33.55
% change year-on-year
-13.27% +11.69%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 58 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 32.23% 23.48% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 25
Median daily rate £350 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £366 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for REST.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (33.33%) RAML
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
1 1 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) RAML
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Swagger
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) API Design
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace