The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 RESTful over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 45 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing RESTful 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.49% 2.52% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 7.23% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate £500 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
RESTful
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
110 166 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.40% 34.80% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 111 57
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £43.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

RESTful
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 RESTful within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester +2 2 £550 +77.41%
Cheltenham +9 1 - - 1
RESTful
South West

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
3 5 (55.56%) Protractor
3 5 (55.56%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 5 (55.56%) Node.js
3 5 (55.56%) Jasmine
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) webMethods
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) API Development
6 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (11.11%) TDD

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jasmine
1 5 (55.56%) Karma Test Runner
1 5 (55.56%) Protractor
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Applications Developer
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Front End Development
1 5 (55.56%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) API Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) webMethods