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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 27 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing REST 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.20% 0.98% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.28% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £330 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +28.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 61 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.03% 29.76% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 15
Average daily rate £360 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
REST
Surrey

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 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Big Data
7 2 (20.00%) Kafka
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%) Games
7 2 (20.00%) Swing
7 2 (20.00%) WSDL
7 2 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) IIS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
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 2012
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Kafka
5 2 (20.00%) Swing
5 2 (20.00%) WSDL
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) JDBC
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) JMS
6 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft