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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South West / Dorset
Rank 16 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.84% - 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
- +31.78%

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
44 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 35.48% 15.54% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 27
Median daily rate £350 £350 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

REST Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 January 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
Poole - 4 £325 - 2
Dorchester - 2 £494 -
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Dorset region with a requirement for REST.

1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Grails
4 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (28.57%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Grails
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Struts
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Android SDK
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) React
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Groovy
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
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