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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RESTful over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 78 100 113
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing RESTful 67 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.26% 1.42% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 5.91% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 5
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.25% -
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
801 761 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.02% 24.00% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 507 382
Average daily rate £368 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 20
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RESTful across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RESTful within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Devon +14 28 £408 -9.44% 1
Bristol +1 16 £375 - 9
Somerset - 7 £344 - 1
Wiltshire -2 6 £388 -20.67% 1
Dorset +9 5 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire 0 3 £525 +35.48% 2
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 54 (56.25%) Web Services
2 53 (55.21%) JavaScript
3 52 (54.17%) Java
3 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (44.79%) HTML
5 36 (37.50%) OO
6 34 (35.42%) CSS
7 33 (34.38%) MVC
8 29 (30.21%) Scrum
9 28 (29.17%) BDD
10 25 (26.04%) AngularJS
11 24 (25.00%) TDD
12 23 (23.96%) Node.js
13 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
14 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
15 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
15 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
16 19 (19.79%) XML
16 19 (19.79%) C#
16 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
16 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
17 18 (18.75%) OOD
18 17 (17.71%) .NET
18 17 (17.71%) HTML5
18 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
19 16 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
19 16 (16.67%) SQL
20 14 (14.58%) CSS3
20 14 (14.58%) Elasticsearch

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing RESTful 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 RESTful. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (23.96%) Node.js
2 14 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.21%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
5 2 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (2.08%) WordPress
6 1 (1.04%) ATG Dynamo
6 1 (1.04%) Confluence
6 1 (1.04%) Jetty
6 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.08%) Magento
4 1 (1.04%) BigMachines
4 1 (1.04%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Internet
2 7 (7.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
3 13 (13.54%) Jenkins
4 10 (10.42%) NUnit
5 9 (9.38%) JIRA
5 9 (9.38%) Moq
5 9 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (8.33%) gulp
6 8 (8.33%) SpecFlow
7 6 (6.25%) Maven
8 3 (3.13%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.08%) Grunt
9 2 (2.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.08%) Protractor
9 2 (2.08%) Selenium
10 1 (1.04%) MSTest
10 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.04%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.13%) Electronics
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (72.92%) Developer
2 27 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 16 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Node.js Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Angular Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) C# Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Author
10 5 (5.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (5.21%) Java Web Developer
10 5 (5.21%) Technical Author
11 4 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (56.25%) Web Services
2 43 (44.79%) HTML
3 34 (35.42%) CSS
4 25 (26.04%) AngularJS
5 19 (19.79%) XML
6 17 (17.71%) .NET
6 17 (17.71%) HTML5
7 14 (14.58%) CSS3
8 13 (13.54%) Express
8 13 (13.54%) Spring
8 13 (13.54%) WCF
9 12 (12.50%) React
9 12 (12.50%) SOAP
10 10 (10.42%) jQuery
11 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET
11 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (8.33%) Gherkin
12 8 (8.33%) JSON
12 8 (8.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.33%) N-Tier
3 7 (7.29%) iPad
4 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.04%) CentOS
3 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) OO
3 33 (34.38%) MVC
4 29 (30.21%) Scrum
5 28 (29.17%) BDD
6 24 (25.00%) TDD
7 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 18 (18.75%) OOD
10 13 (13.54%) Front End Development
10 13 (13.54%) Unit Testing
11 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 11 (11.46%) Kanban
12 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
12 11 (11.46%) OOP
13 9 (9.38%) SOA
13 9 (9.38%) Test Automation
14 8 (8.33%) Automated Testing
14 8 (8.33%) Open Source
15 7 (7.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.21%) JavaScript
2 52 (54.17%) Java
3 19 (19.79%) C#
4 16 (16.67%) SQL
5 8 (8.33%) C
5 8 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (5.21%) Apex Code
7 4 (4.17%) Groovy
7 4 (4.17%) Python
8 3 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (1.04%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.04%) Delphi
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Kibana
2 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (1.04%) ATG
4 1 (1.04%) Google
4 1 (1.04%) hybris
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Rally
4 1 (1.04%) Siebel
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