The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 10 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 10.00% - 4.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -20.73%
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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 Poole region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 40.00% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Average daily rate £250 £395 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £395 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £475 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Poole

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

REST
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows CE

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java