The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 29 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.48% 3.21% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.04% 12.50% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.53%
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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 Guildford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
49 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.56% 25.69% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 29
Average daily rate £350 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Guildford region.

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Guice
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Guice
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) OSGi
2 1 (50.00%) HATEOAS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (50.00%) CQRS
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe