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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 81 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Contract jobs citing REST 39 41 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.05% 1.96% 0.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.75% 7.16% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 5
Average daily rate £360 £343 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £308 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £416 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.24%
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
400 573 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.03% 27.46% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 267 251
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 21
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.25 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.42 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 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
Southampton +8 12 £360 +2.12% 2
Portsmouth - 3 £323 - 3
Andover - 2 £375 -
Basingstoke - 2 £280 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £338 -
Fareham - 1 £335 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 36 (54.55%) Scrum
2 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (50.00%) SQL
4 31 (46.97%) Java
5 30 (45.45%) SOAP
6 28 (42.42%) HTML
7 27 (40.91%) JSON
8 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
8 25 (37.88%) XML
9 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (36.36%) User Stories
10 22 (33.33%) Subversion
11 20 (30.30%) C++
11 20 (30.30%) SOA
11 20 (30.30%) HTTP
11 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
11 20 (30.30%) NoSQL
12 19 (28.79%) TDD
13 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 17 (25.76%) Unix
15 16 (24.24%) HTML5
16 15 (22.73%) MongoDB
16 15 (22.73%) jQuery
16 15 (22.73%) Web Services
17 13 (19.70%) Software Architecture
17 13 (19.70%) Node.js
18 12 (18.18%) C
18 12 (18.18%) MPEG
18 12 (18.18%) STB
18 12 (18.18%) Maven

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 13 (19.70%) Node.js
2 9 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) HTTP
2 12 (18.18%) DVB
3 8 (12.12%) Network Security
4 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.09%) CTI
6 2 (3.03%) Firewall
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) NoSQL
2 15 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.64%) MySQL
6 7 (10.61%) Neo4j
7 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.03%) DB2
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (37.88%) Git (software)
2 22 (33.33%) Subversion
3 12 (18.18%) Maven
4 10 (15.15%) Ant
4 10 (15.15%) Appium
4 10 (15.15%) Artifactory
4 10 (15.15%) Gradle
4 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.15%) Mockito
4 10 (15.15%) Robotium
4 10 (15.15%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (12.12%) PHPUnit
7 6 (9.09%) Moq
7 6 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 5 (7.58%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.52%) Bower
9 1 (1.52%) Grunt
9 1 (1.52%) gulp
9 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (15.15%) Publishing
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.64%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Digital Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded C Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Real Time Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Applications Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) SOAP
2 28 (42.42%) HTML
3 27 (40.91%) JSON
4 25 (37.88%) XML
5 16 (24.24%) HTML5
6 15 (22.73%) jQuery
6 15 (22.73%) Web Services
7 11 (16.67%) Android SDK
8 10 (15.15%) RoboGuice
9 9 (13.64%) .NET
9 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 9 (13.64%) LAMP
10 8 (12.12%) CakePHP
11 7 (10.61%) JAX-RS
12 6 (9.09%) COM
12 6 (9.09%) CSS
12 6 (9.09%) LINQ
12 6 (9.09%) NHibernate
12 6 (9.09%) STL
12 6 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) DTV
1 12 (18.18%) MPEG
1 12 (18.18%) STB
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Unix
2 11 (16.67%) Android
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) CentOS
4 8 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (54.55%) Scrum
2 35 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (36.36%) User Stories
4 20 (30.30%) SOA
4 20 (30.30%) Unit Testing
5 19 (28.79%) TDD
6 13 (19.70%) Software Architecture
7 11 (16.67%) Android Development
8 10 (15.15%) Automated Testing
8 10 (15.15%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 9 (13.64%) OO
9 9 (13.64%) OO PHP
10 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
10 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
10 8 (12.12%) OOP
10 8 (12.12%) SDLC
11 7 (10.61%) Test Automation
11 7 (10.61%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 20 (30.30%) C++
4 18 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 12 (18.18%) C
6 11 (16.67%) PHP
7 9 (13.64%) C#
8 4 (6.06%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.55%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.55%) Python
9 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) CCNP
2 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) webMethods
4 2 (3.03%) Sybase
5 1 (1.52%) NICE Systems
5 1 (1.52%) Zend
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