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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 109 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 34 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 0.83% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 3.16% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £438 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
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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
765 760 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.57% 26.31% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 474 387
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £27.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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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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
Gloucestershire -11 12 £375 -11.76% 1
Bristol +8 10 £325 -7.14% 10
Devon - 10 £400 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Dorset - - - - 2
Somerset - - - -
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England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 43 (58.11%) Java
2 38 (51.35%) Web Services
3 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
5 25 (33.78%) HTML
6 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
7 22 (29.73%) SQL
8 19 (25.68%) Spring
8 19 (25.68%) CSS
9 18 (24.32%) OO
10 16 (21.62%) Scrum
11 15 (20.27%) XML
11 15 (20.27%) Windows
11 15 (20.27%) J2EE
11 15 (20.27%) Security Cleared
12 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
12 14 (18.92%) Linux
12 14 (18.92%) JIRA
13 13 (17.57%) Maven
13 13 (17.57%) MySQL
13 13 (17.57%) .NET
13 13 (17.57%) C#
13 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
13 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
13 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
14 12 (16.22%) BDD
14 12 (16.22%) Android
14 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
14 12 (16.22%) TDD
15 11 (14.86%) ActiveMQ

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (12.16%) CMS
2 7 (9.46%) Node.js
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.41%) Mule
5 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.05%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.05%) Alfresco
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Summit
2 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) GitHub
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.70%) DNS
2 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
2 2 (2.70%) 3G
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) MySQL
2 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.41%) Redis
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) JIRA
3 13 (17.57%) Maven
3 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
3 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) Spock
5 7 (9.46%) IntelliJ
6 6 (8.11%) JUnit
7 5 (6.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.70%) Mockito
10 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.35%) MSTest
10 1 (1.35%) Android Studio
10 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) Selenium
10 1 (1.35%) Xcode
10 1 (1.35%) NUnit
10 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
2 6 (8.11%) Retail
2 6 (8.11%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (82.43%) Developer
2 22 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.51%) PHP Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Web Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.41%) GUI Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Designer
6 3 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (4.05%) iOS Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Web Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) Web Services
2 25 (33.78%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) CSS
3 19 (25.68%) Spring
4 15 (20.27%) XML
4 15 (20.27%) J2EE
5 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.57%) .NET
7 11 (14.86%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (14.86%) JSON
7 11 (14.86%) HTML5
7 11 (14.86%) Apache Cordova
7 11 (14.86%) Apache Camel
8 10 (13.51%) SOAP
9 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.81%) jQuery
9 8 (10.81%) CSS3
10 7 (9.46%) Backbone.js
10 7 (9.46%) Sass
11 6 (8.11%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Linked Data
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
2 6 (8.11%) User Experience
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Online Games
6 1 (1.35%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 14 (18.92%) Linux
3 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
4 12 (16.22%) Android
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Phone
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.41%) UNIX
7 3 (4.05%) CentOS
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) OO
3 16 (21.62%) Scrum
4 12 (16.22%) TDD
4 12 (16.22%) BDD
5 11 (14.86%) MVC
6 9 (12.16%) Automation Testing
7 8 (10.81%) iOS Development
7 8 (10.81%) Content Management
8 7 (9.46%) Android Development
9 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Time Management
10 4 (5.41%) Web Development
10 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.41%) OO PHP
11 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) Java
2 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.73%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) C#
5 11 (14.86%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) Python
7 9 (12.16%) Groovy
8 8 (10.81%) Ruby
9 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.05%) Perl
10 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.70%) C
11 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.35%) C++
12 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) vCloud
2 2 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.11%) Sencha
2 5 (6.76%) Appcelerator
3 4 (5.41%) New Relic
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.70%) Telerik
4 2 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (1.35%) Zend
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
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