The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 72 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -5
Contract jobs citing REST 52 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.34% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.47% 2.08% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £259 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £475 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £34.28 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+45.87% -24.67%
REST
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
549 576 586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.75% 27.23% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 327 363
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £32.50 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

REST
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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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
Southampton +10 9 £375 -6.25% 2
Basingstoke - 6 £558 - 3
Winchester - 5 £450 -
Portsmouth -3 2 £313 +20.19% 1
Aldershot - 2 - -
Havant - 1 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 48 (66.67%) SOAP
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.78%) Web Services
4 37 (51.39%) XML
4 37 (51.39%) Java
5 31 (43.06%) Oracle
6 30 (41.67%) SOA
7 27 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (36.11%) JSON
9 22 (30.56%) Linux
10 21 (29.17%) WSDL
10 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
11 19 (26.39%) JBoss
12 18 (25.00%) JMS
12 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 17 (23.61%) SQL
13 17 (23.61%) Scrum
14 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 16 (22.22%) OO
14 16 (22.22%) QA
14 16 (22.22%) TDD
14 16 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (20.83%) Maven
15 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
15 15 (20.83%) Apache Camel
15 15 (20.83%) HTML
15 15 (20.83%) .NET
16 14 (19.44%) XSD
16 14 (19.44%) Apache
16 14 (19.44%) Internet

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 19 (26.39%) JBoss
2 14 (19.44%) Apache
3 9 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 8 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (9.72%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.39%) Smallworld
7 1 (1.39%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Magento
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) Internet
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
3 4 (5.56%) LDAP
4 3 (4.17%) HTTP
4 3 (4.17%) VPN
4 3 (4.17%) SSL
4 3 (4.17%) SSH
5 2 (2.78%) IPv4
5 2 (2.78%) SNMP
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) CTI
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
6 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 13 (18.06%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (9.72%) DB2
6 5 (6.94%) MySQL
7 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Maven
3 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 13 (18.06%) PHPUnit
4 13 (18.06%) Subversion
5 12 (16.67%) Selenium
5 12 (16.67%) JUnit
6 11 (15.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (15.28%) Checkstyle
6 11 (15.28%) FindBugs
6 11 (15.28%) Gradle
7 4 (5.56%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.78%) WebLogic Workshop
9 2 (2.78%) JIRA
10 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.39%) Moq
10 1 (1.39%) Mockito
10 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Billing
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (63.89%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.28%) Designer
4 8 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 7 (9.72%) SOA Designer
5 7 (9.72%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Architect
7 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Magento Developer
8 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) SOAP
2 38 (52.78%) Web Services
3 37 (51.39%) XML
4 26 (36.11%) JSON
5 21 (29.17%) WSDL
6 18 (25.00%) JMS
7 16 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (20.83%) HTML
8 15 (20.83%) .NET
8 15 (20.83%) Apache Camel
9 14 (19.44%) XSD
10 12 (16.67%) HTML5
11 11 (15.28%) CSS
12 9 (12.50%) jQuery
13 8 (11.11%) J2EE
14 7 (9.72%) Middleware
15 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
15 6 (8.33%) CSS3
15 6 (8.33%) EJB
15 6 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 4 (5.56%) User Experience
2 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.17%) PKI
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
3 2 (2.78%) Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) GIS
4 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) SOA
3 27 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (23.61%) Scrum
5 16 (22.22%) TDD
5 16 (22.22%) OO
6 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 13 (18.06%) BDD
7 13 (18.06%) Web Development
8 10 (13.89%) ITIL
9 9 (12.50%) UML
9 9 (12.50%) ITSM
9 9 (12.50%) Change Control
10 7 (9.72%) OOP
10 7 (9.72%) BPEL
10 7 (9.72%) MVC
11 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.94%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.94%) Migration
12 5 (6.94%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) Java
2 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.06%) PHP
5 10 (13.89%) C#
6 7 (9.72%) C++
7 5 (6.94%) PHP5
8 4 (5.56%) Python
9 3 (4.17%) XPath
10 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) XQuery
11 1 (1.39%) C
11 1 (1.39%) BeanShell
11 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (2.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (4.17%) F5
4 3 (4.17%) Splunk
4 3 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (4.17%) CA
5 2 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.39%) BEA
6 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.39%) ESRI
6 1 (1.39%) Sencha
6 1 (1.39%) Apigee