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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 90 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +15
Contract jobs citing RESTful 52 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.77% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 3.30% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 13
Median daily rate £365 £328 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
733 788 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.95% 25.18% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 527 573
Median daily rate £350 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Devon +15 20 £343 -
Bristol +6 11 £358 +15.32% 8
Gloucestershire +2 9 £500 +33.33% 3
Wiltshire +1 8 £315 -3.07% 3
Dorset -6 1 - - 3
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 74 (62.71%) Web Services
2 67 (56.78%) Java
3 60 (50.85%) JavaScript
4 56 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (44.92%) HTML
6 41 (34.75%) Security Cleared
7 34 (28.81%) CSS
8 32 (27.12%) SC Cleared
8 32 (27.12%) AngularJS
9 31 (26.27%) BDD
10 26 (22.03%) Relational Database
11 25 (21.19%) SQL
11 25 (21.19%) Scrum
12 23 (19.49%) Front End Development
13 21 (17.80%) MVC
14 20 (16.95%) Node.js
14 20 (16.95%) Cucumber
15 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
15 19 (16.10%) Spring
15 19 (16.10%) OO
16 18 (15.25%) Web Development
17 17 (14.41%) XML
18 16 (13.56%) Regression Testing
18 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
19 15 (12.71%) Elasticsearch
19 15 (12.71%) HTML5
19 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
19 15 (12.71%) N-Tier
19 15 (12.71%) OOD

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 20 (16.95%) Node.js
2 15 (12.71%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.08%) Apache
4 6 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.24%) IIS
6 3 (2.54%) JBoss
6 3 (2.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.69%) CMS
7 2 (1.69%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.69%) WordPress
8 1 (0.85%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.85%) Jetty
8 1 (0.85%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) MS Office
2 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.69%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.85%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) GitHub
2 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Heroku
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) HTTP
2 5 (4.24%) SSL
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.85%) MQTT
4 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.85%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.03%) Relational Database
2 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.02%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.54%) Big Data
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (16.95%) Cucumber
2 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.93%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.93%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (5.93%) Protractor
5 6 (5.08%) JIRA
5 6 (5.08%) Maven
5 6 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (3.39%) gulp
7 4 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.54%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.69%) MSTest
9 2 (1.69%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.85%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.85%) Moq
10 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.85%) Selenium
10 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.47%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Electronics
3 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (77.12%) Developer
2 38 (32.20%) Java Developer
3 18 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (11.86%) Web Developer
5 11 (9.32%) .NET Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Angular Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Java Web Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (6.78%) Software Tester
6 8 (6.78%) Tester
7 7 (5.93%) Applications Developer
7 7 (5.93%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Author
9 5 (4.24%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (62.71%) Web Services
2 53 (44.92%) HTML
3 34 (28.81%) CSS
4 32 (27.12%) AngularJS
5 19 (16.10%) Spring
6 17 (14.41%) XML
7 15 (12.71%) HTML5
8 14 (11.86%) .NET
8 14 (11.86%) SOAP
9 13 (11.02%) JSON
10 12 (10.17%) jQuery
11 10 (8.47%) Express
11 10 (8.47%) React
12 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
13 8 (6.78%) Middleware
14 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (5.93%) CSS3
14 7 (5.93%) Hibernate
14 7 (5.93%) J2EE
15 6 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.71%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.24%) User Experience
3 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.54%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.93%) Linux
2 6 (5.08%) Unix
3 3 (2.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.27%) BDD
3 25 (21.19%) Scrum
4 23 (19.49%) Front End Development
5 21 (17.80%) MVC
6 19 (16.10%) OO
6 19 (16.10%) Unit Testing
7 18 (15.25%) Web Development
8 16 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (13.56%) Regression Testing
9 15 (12.71%) OOD
10 14 (11.86%) Test Automation
11 13 (11.02%) Multithreading
11 13 (11.02%) TDD
12 12 (10.17%) Dependency Injection
13 11 (9.32%) Build Automation
14 10 (8.47%) Isomorphic JavaScript
14 10 (8.47%) SOA
14 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering
15 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 67 (56.78%) Java
2 60 (50.85%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.19%) SQL
4 13 (11.02%) C
4 13 (11.02%) C#
5 11 (9.32%) Groovy
6 5 (4.24%) Apex Code
6 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.54%) PHP
7 3 (2.54%) Python
8 2 (1.69%) C++
8 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.85%) Clojure
9 1 (0.85%) Delphi
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (34.75%) Security Cleared
2 32 (27.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Kibana
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.08%) webMethods
3 5 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.39%) Google
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle
4 4 (3.39%) SAP
5 2 (1.69%) hybris
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) ATG
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Rally
6 1 (0.85%) Siebel
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