The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Guildford region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 21 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.36% 1.24% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 2.63% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -5.62%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33 76 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 25.98% 47.20% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 15
Average daily rate £320 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
REST
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Kafka
7 2 (20.00%) Swing
7 2 (20.00%) WSDL
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) XSD
7 2 (20.00%) JDBC

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) Kafka
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JDBC
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
5 2 (20.00%) Swing
5 2 (20.00%) WSDL
5 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) Google Maps API
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Google