The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 34 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing REST 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.22% 0.33% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.36% 0.88% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
REST
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 113 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 34.92% 37.29% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 76 54
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 £263 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £675 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Average hourly rate £57.00 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

REST
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 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
Yeovil - 6 - - 1
Taunton - 1 - -
REST
South West

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Logistics
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) EAI
6 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) EJB
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) UML
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
8 1 (9.09%) QA

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) QGIS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) GitLab
1 1 (9.09%) Gradle
1 1 (9.09%) JBehave
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) EJB
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) DHTML
5 1 (9.09%) PostGIS
5 1 (9.09%) Servlets
5 1 (9.09%) SGML
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
5 1 (9.09%) XSL
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) EAI
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (27.27%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
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