The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 126 121 203
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +82
Contract jobs citing REST 154 145 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.56% 1.56% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 6.26% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 82 17
Average daily rate
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£410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £485
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 - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £33.55 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+49.03% -27.06%
REST
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2577 2317 2325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.05% 24.87% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1310 1311
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 41 58
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £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 the South East

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

REST
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in the South East

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

REST Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

REST
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
Hampshire +34 48 £388 -3.12% 8
Berkshire +4 29 £475 +35.71% 20
West Sussex -4 20 £486 +38.92% 4
Surrey -12 20 £388 - 8
Buckinghamshire -4 14 £320 -11.41% 7
Oxfordshire -24 11 £410 +36.66% 6
Kent -25 11 £325 +4.00% 4
Middlesex - 3 - - 2
East Sussex +5 2 £345 -8.00% 1
REST
England

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 161 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (45.21%) Web Services
3 120 (39.60%) SOAP
4 117 (38.61%) JSON
5 116 (38.28%) Java
6 90 (29.70%) XML
7 81 (26.73%) JavaScript
8 72 (23.76%) TDD
9 71 (23.43%) HTML
10 69 (22.77%) SOA
11 62 (20.46%) CSS
12 58 (19.14%) .NET
13 55 (18.15%) Scrum
14 54 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (17.49%) C#
16 51 (16.83%) SQL
16 51 (16.83%) Mobile App
17 50 (16.50%) SQL Server
18 49 (16.17%) Linux
19 48 (15.84%) Oracle
20 47 (15.51%) Spring
20 47 (15.51%) Git (software)
21 44 (14.52%) Jenkins
22 42 (13.86%) Android
23 41 (13.53%) HTML5
23 41 (13.53%) MVC
24 39 (12.87%) Maven
24 39 (12.87%) Android Development
24 39 (12.87%) Relational Database
25 38 (12.54%) Mobile Development

REST
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 30 (9.90%) JBoss
2 20 (6.60%) Apache
3 19 (6.27%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.95%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.29%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.63%) IIS
7 10 (3.30%) Node.js
7 10 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (2.97%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (2.31%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.98%) ColdFusion
11 5 (1.65%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.66%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.33%) Smallworld
13 1 (0.33%) Jetty
13 1 (0.33%) Mule
13 1 (0.33%) JCAPS
Applications
1 10 (3.30%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.64%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (1.98%) Magento
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.66%) AWD
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.31%) GitHub
3 7 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (2.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (1.98%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.59%) HTTP
1 23 (7.59%) Internet
2 14 (4.62%) LDAP
3 12 (3.96%) SSH
4 11 (3.63%) SSL
5 6 (1.98%) DNS
6 5 (1.65%) Firewall
7 4 (1.32%) FTP
8 3 (0.99%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.99%) VPN
9 2 (0.66%) IPv4
9 2 (0.66%) SNMP
9 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.33%) CTI
10 1 (0.33%) X.500
10 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.87%) Relational Database
3 20 (6.60%) MySQL
4 16 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.97%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.97%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.31%) DB2
8 5 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.99%) Big Data
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (15.51%) Git (software)
2 44 (14.52%) Jenkins
3 39 (12.87%) Maven
4 36 (11.88%) JUnit
5 25 (8.25%) Subversion
6 18 (5.94%) Selenium
7 17 (5.61%) JIRA
8 16 (5.28%) Visual Studio
8 16 (5.28%) Eclipse
9 15 (4.95%) Ant
10 13 (4.29%) PHPUnit
11 12 (3.96%) Cucumber
11 12 (3.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (3.63%) Checkstyle
12 11 (3.63%) FindBugs
12 11 (3.63%) Gradle
13 9 (2.97%) Xcode
14 8 (2.64%) Hudson
14 8 (2.64%) ANTLR
14 8 (2.64%) Grunt
General
1 18 (5.94%) Finance
2 9 (2.97%) Telecoms
2 9 (2.97%) Banking
3 6 (1.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.65%) Games
4 5 (1.65%) Retail
4 5 (1.65%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.66%) Legal
5 2 (0.66%) Publishing
6 1 (0.33%) Front Office
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Automotive
6 1 (0.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 216 (71.29%) Developer
2 44 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 36 (11.88%) Architect
4 32 (10.56%) Android Developer
5 20 (6.60%) Designer
5 20 (6.60%) .NET Developer
6 17 (5.61%) C# Developer
6 17 (5.61%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.62%) Web Developer
8 13 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
8 13 (4.29%) iOS Developer
9 12 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (3.63%) Consultant
10 11 (3.63%) Solutions Designer
11 10 (3.30%) Applications Developer
12 9 (2.97%) Analyst
12 9 (2.97%) Python Developer
12 9 (2.97%) Applications Architect
12 9 (2.97%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (45.21%) Web Services
2 120 (39.60%) SOAP
3 117 (38.61%) JSON
4 90 (29.70%) XML
5 71 (23.43%) HTML
6 62 (20.46%) CSS
7 58 (19.14%) .NET
8 47 (15.51%) Spring
9 41 (13.53%) HTML5
10 35 (11.55%) JMS
11 31 (10.23%) RESTful
11 31 (10.23%) AngularJS
12 29 (9.57%) ASP.NET
13 27 (8.91%) jQuery
14 26 (8.58%) WSDL
15 22 (7.26%) Android SDK
16 21 (6.93%) OpenGL
17 20 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (6.27%) XSD
18 19 (6.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.83%) Mobile App
2 34 (11.22%) User Experience
3 27 (8.91%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.29%) Social Media
6 10 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.97%) iPhone
7 9 (2.97%) iPad
7 9 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.65%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.65%) Clustering
11 4 (1.32%) DataPower
11 4 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.99%) PKI
12 3 (0.99%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.66%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.17%) Linux
2 42 (13.86%) Android
3 23 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.29%) UNIX
5 12 (3.96%) Windows
6 3 (0.99%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.66%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (53.14%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.76%) TDD
3 69 (22.77%) SOA
4 55 (18.15%) Scrum
5 54 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (13.53%) MVC
7 39 (12.87%) Android Development
8 38 (12.54%) Mobile Development
9 36 (11.88%) OO
10 35 (11.55%) Web Development
11 31 (10.23%) Unit Testing
12 27 (8.91%) Software Engineering
13 25 (8.25%) BDD
14 22 (7.26%) iOS Development
15 20 (6.60%) UML
16 18 (5.94%) Information Security
16 18 (5.94%) API Development
17 17 (5.61%) Multithreading
18 16 (5.28%) Technical Architecture
19 15 (4.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 116 (38.28%) Java
2 81 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 53 (17.49%) C#
4 51 (16.83%) SQL
5 36 (11.88%) Python
6 19 (6.27%) PHP
7 10 (3.30%) Objective-C
7 10 (3.30%) Ruby
8 9 (2.97%) C++
9 6 (1.98%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.65%) XPath
10 5 (1.65%) PHP5
10 5 (1.65%) Scala
11 4 (1.32%) Groovy
11 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.99%) Perl
12 3 (0.99%) XQuery
13 2 (0.66%) C
13 2 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (10.89%) Degree
2 7 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.99%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.66%) ISEB
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.26%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.29%) Puppet
2 11 (3.63%) Ansible
3 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.32%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.66%) Netcool
4 2 (0.66%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 48 (15.84%) Oracle
2 13 (4.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.30%) CA
4 10 (3.30%) Splunk
5 9 (2.97%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.64%) SAP
7 5 (1.65%) Cisco
7 5 (1.65%) Talend
8 4 (1.32%) Infobright
8 4 (1.32%) ION Trading
8 4 (1.32%) IBM
8 4 (1.32%) Sybase
8 4 (1.32%) Citrix
9 3 (0.99%) hybris
9 3 (0.99%) F5
9 3 (0.99%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.66%) BEA
10 2 (0.66%) webMethods
10 2 (0.66%) Adobe
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