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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 26 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.32% - 1.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.88% - 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 7
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£413 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £34.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-7.24% -15.85%
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
154 57 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.49% 17.48% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 30 93
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £244 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 2 March 2015. 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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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 - 7 £419 - 3
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) MVC
2 21 (77.78%) TDD
2 21 (77.78%) BDD
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) Java
5 15 (55.56%) Web Services
6 13 (48.15%) SOAP
6 13 (48.15%) Spring
7 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (44.44%) Spring MVC
7 12 (44.44%) JPA
7 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
7 12 (44.44%) .NET
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 11 (40.74%) JUnit
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (37.04%) MSTest
9 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
9 10 (37.04%) Scrum
9 10 (37.04%) NUnit
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
9 10 (37.04%) SOA
10 9 (33.33%) Mule
10 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 9 (33.33%) Puppet
10 9 (33.33%) Couchbase
10 9 (33.33%) Castle Windsor

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
1 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
2 9 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 7 (25.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) JUnit
2 10 (37.04%) MSTest
2 10 (37.04%) NUnit
3 6 (22.22%) Maven
3 6 (22.22%) TestNG
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
1 18 (66.67%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 13 (48.15%) SOAP
3 13 (48.15%) Spring
4 12 (44.44%) Spring MVC
4 12 (44.44%) JPA
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 9 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (25.93%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) CSS3
9 2 (7.41%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) RESTful
10 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) MVC
2 21 (77.78%) TDD
2 21 (77.78%) BDD
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) SOA
5 9 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
5 9 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (33.33%) CQRS
6 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
7 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.41%) UML
9 2 (7.41%) OO
9 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Time Management
10 1 (3.70%) Android Development
10 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
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