The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 104 132 121
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 36 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.36% 2.12% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 20
Median daily rate £360 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £303 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 -
RESTful
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
826 897 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.27% 27.11% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 607 481
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 64 11
Median hourly rate £23.28 £42.75 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +15.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in the South West

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

RESTful
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

RESTful Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

RESTful
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +17 23 £360 -10.00% 3
Wiltshire +13 6 £328 -18.12% 5
Somerset +24 3 £365 -18.88% 3
Devon +1 3 - - 3
Gloucestershire +2 1 - - 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 61 (59.22%) Web Services
2 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
3 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (52.43%) Java
5 42 (40.78%) Spring
6 40 (38.83%) JSON
6 40 (38.83%) HTML
7 31 (30.10%) AngularJS
8 28 (27.18%) jQuery
9 26 (25.24%) CSS
10 25 (24.27%) SQL
11 24 (23.30%) MVC
11 24 (23.30%) Web Development
12 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
13 22 (21.36%) Scrum
14 21 (20.39%) TDD
15 19 (18.45%) .NET
16 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET
17 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
18 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
19 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
19 14 (13.59%) C#
19 14 (13.59%) Unit Testing
20 13 (12.62%) J2EE
20 13 (12.62%) IIS
20 13 (12.62%) HTTP
20 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
20 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
21 12 (11.65%) JSF
21 12 (11.65%) Microsoft

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) IIS
2 11 (10.68%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.80%) JBoss
3 7 (6.80%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.88%) CMS
5 3 (2.91%) Apache
5 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.97%) Liferay
6 1 (0.97%) Mule
6 1 (0.97%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) GitHub
2 2 (1.94%) Heroku
2 2 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) HTTP
2 9 (8.74%) SSL
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) MQTT
4 1 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.85%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.88%) Big Data
6 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.88%) MySQL
6 4 (3.88%) Neo4j
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.94%) DB2
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (13.59%) Visual Studio
3 11 (10.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (7.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.88%) Selenium
6 3 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.91%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (2.91%) Protractor
7 2 (1.94%) Ant
7 2 (1.94%) JIRA
7 2 (1.94%) Maven
7 2 (1.94%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.94%) Subversion
7 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.97%) JUnit
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) NWDS
8 1 (0.97%) Xcode
General
1 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 87 (84.47%) Developer
2 38 (36.89%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.56%) .NET Developer
4 13 (12.62%) SQL Developer
5 12 (11.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (8.74%) VB.NET Developer
6 9 (8.74%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Java Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Java Web Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Angular Developer
10 4 (3.88%) iOS Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.91%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (59.22%) Web Services
2 42 (40.78%) Spring
3 40 (38.83%) HTML
3 40 (38.83%) JSON
4 31 (30.10%) AngularJS
5 28 (27.18%) jQuery
6 26 (25.24%) CSS
7 19 (18.45%) .NET
8 18 (17.48%) ASP.NET
9 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
9 13 (12.62%) J2EE
10 12 (11.65%) HTML5
10 12 (11.65%) JSF
10 12 (11.65%) SOAP
10 12 (11.65%) Spring MVC
11 11 (10.68%) OAuth2
12 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.80%) GWT
13 7 (6.80%) JSON-LD
14 6 (5.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Semantic Web
2 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.83%) User Experience
3 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
5 1 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Unix
2 5 (4.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.91%) Windows
5 2 (1.94%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.30%) MVC
2 24 (23.30%) Web Development
3 22 (21.36%) Scrum
4 21 (20.39%) TDD
5 14 (13.59%) Unit Testing
6 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.71%) BDD
8 10 (9.71%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (9.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (9.71%) Front End Development
8 10 (9.71%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.74%) Pair Programming
10 8 (7.77%) OO
11 7 (6.80%) DevOps
11 7 (6.80%) High Availability
11 7 (6.80%) Microservices
11 7 (6.80%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) JavaScript
2 54 (52.43%) Java
3 25 (24.27%) SQL
4 14 (13.59%) C#
5 11 (10.68%) VB.NET
6 5 (4.85%) Groovy
6 5 (4.85%) VB
7 4 (3.88%) C++
7 4 (3.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.91%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.91%) C
8 3 (2.91%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.91%) Ruby
8 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Scala
9 2 (1.94%) VB6
10 1 (0.97%) Clojure
10 1 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) Degree
4 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.91%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) OpenAM
2 4 (3.88%) OpenSSO
2 4 (3.88%) Sun Identity Manager
3 3 (2.91%) Ansible
3 3 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.91%) Puppet
4 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.97%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) ForgeRock
2 7 (6.80%) Google
3 6 (5.83%) webMethods
4 4 (3.88%) ATG
4 4 (3.88%) hybris
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 4 (3.88%) Sun
5 2 (1.94%) Apple
5 2 (1.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.97%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.97%) SAP
6 1 (0.97%) VMware