The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 39 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing REST 10 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.16% 5.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.85% 15.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 0
Median daily rate £338 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.58%
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
113 158 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 24.35% 34.57% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 105 58
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £43.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +8 6 £325 -22.38% 4
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for REST.

1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
4 11 (57.89%) Unix
4 11 (57.89%) Middleware
4 11 (57.89%) webMethods
4 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Ruby
7 6 (31.58%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) SAP
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Electronics
8 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
8 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (26.32%) Marketing
8 5 (26.32%) Selenium
8 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (21.05%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
10 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
10 3 (15.79%) SDLC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
1 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Apache Accumulo
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.53%) OrientDB
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
4 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Zephyr
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) webMethods Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Software Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) webMethods Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) Web Services
3 11 (57.89%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) Apache Camel
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Wiki
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 4 (21.05%) Automated Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
1 6 (31.58%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Scala
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) webMethods
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Zend
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