The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.01% - 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£398 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +12.34%
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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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.66% 34.44% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 21
Average daily rate £378 £415 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.03% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £350 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing REST 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 REST.

1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) NuGet
3 3 (37.50%) OpenAM
3 3 (37.50%) Ninject
3 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
3 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 3 (37.50%) NuGet
2 3 (37.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Ninject
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (37.50%) Reference Data
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenAM