The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £31.27
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +43.90%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 63 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.71% 25.30% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 33
Average daily rate £375 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £25.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 2
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) JMS
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) WSDL
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Database Architect
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) UML
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SysML
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Campaign Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Software AG
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Rackspace