The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 15 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing REST 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 10.40% 1.01% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.00% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £470 £298 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.98% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Exeter region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 40.00% 33.33% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 7
Median daily rate £394 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter 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 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 17 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 Exeter region with a requirement for REST.

1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) Spring
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Mac OS X
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (35.00%) Dropwizard
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (35.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (35.00%) HTTP
6 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (35.00%) Neo4j
6 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) JSON
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (25.00%) Migration
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) Neo4j
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Gradle
3 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) NeoLoad
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (5.00%) TestRail
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (65.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) Dropwizard
3 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) JAX-RS
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 5 (25.00%) Grails
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (25.00%) WCF
5 5 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) Mac OS X
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) OOD
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
4 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Web Design
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) QA Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle