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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 49 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing REST 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.87% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 3.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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
144 113 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.77% 24.67% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 46
Average daily rate £350 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £53.27 £40.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -26.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 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 -8 1 £350 -31.37% 3
Gloucester - 1 £420 - 1
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
2 20 (66.67%) BDD
3 16 (53.33%) SOAP
3 16 (53.33%) Web Services
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (40.00%) MSTest
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) SOA
6 12 (40.00%) NUnit
7 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (36.67%) Scrum
7 11 (36.67%) Couchbase
7 11 (36.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (36.67%) CQRS
7 11 (36.67%) Mobile First
7 11 (36.67%) Puppet
7 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
7 11 (36.67%) Progressive Enhancement
7 11 (36.67%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (33.33%) Spring

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (16.67%) Mule
2 4 (13.33%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (36.67%) Couchbase
2 11 (36.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) NUnit
1 12 (40.00%) MSTest
2 8 (26.67%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) TestNG
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) webMethods Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) SOAP
1 16 (53.33%) Web Services
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (36.67%) Castle Windsor
4 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (33.33%) Spring
6 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 9 (30.00%) JPA
7 7 (23.33%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) Middleware
9 4 (13.33%) J2EE
10 1 (3.33%) RESTful
10 1 (3.33%) CSS3
10 1 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
2 20 (66.67%) BDD
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) SOA
5 11 (36.67%) Scrum
5 11 (36.67%) Progressive Enhancement
5 11 (36.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (36.67%) CQRS
5 11 (36.67%) Mobile First
6 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) UML
9 2 (6.67%) OO
10 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) webMethods
2 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.33%) SAP