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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 32 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing REST 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.84% 1.92% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 11.11% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £303 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -1.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £50.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-30.60% +31.49%
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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.00% 17.31% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 19 35
Median daily rate £375 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Poole -2 1 - - 1
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) RAML
2 1 (50.00%) Swagger

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) RAML
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Swagger
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google