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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RESTful
Rank 88 119 133
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Contract jobs citing RESTful 58 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.90% 0.97% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.84% 3.63% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 13
Median daily rate £358 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
848 854 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.80% 26.63% 27.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 598 580
Median daily rate £350 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 55 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +20.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +6 17 £340 -9.33% 5
Wiltshire -2 13 £315 -5.97% 3
Gloucestershire +1 7 £500 +33.33%
Devon +7 6 £320 -28.88% 1
Somerset +20 5 £375 -3.22% 1
RESTful
England

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 67 (65.69%) Web Services
2 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
3 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (47.06%) Java
5 43 (42.16%) HTML
6 32 (31.37%) JSON
7 30 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 28 (27.45%) Spring
9 27 (26.47%) CSS
9 27 (26.47%) Security Cleared
10 26 (25.49%) SQL
11 22 (21.57%) .NET
12 20 (19.61%) jQuery
12 20 (19.61%) BDD
13 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
13 19 (18.63%) Scrum
14 18 (17.65%) C#
14 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 16 (15.69%) Relational Database
17 15 (14.71%) MVC
17 15 (14.71%) Web Development
17 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
17 15 (14.71%) HTTP
18 14 (13.73%) TDD
18 14 (13.73%) Unit Testing
18 14 (13.73%) Front End Development
19 13 (12.75%) Regression Testing
20 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
20 12 (11.76%) Cucumber

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 11 (10.78%) IIS
1 11 (10.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.86%) JBoss
3 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.82%) GitHub
2 2 (1.96%) Heroku
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) HTTP
2 9 (8.82%) SSL
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) MQTT
4 1 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.98%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) Relational Database
2 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.86%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.92%) Neo4j
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.96%) Big Data
7 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.78%) Visual Studio
4 9 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (6.86%) Jasmine
5 7 (6.86%) Karma Test Runner
5 7 (6.86%) Protractor
6 4 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.96%) JIRA
7 2 (1.96%) MSTest
7 2 (1.96%) NUnit
8 1 (0.98%) Ant
8 1 (0.98%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.98%) Maven
8 1 (0.98%) Moq
8 1 (0.98%) NWDS
8 1 (0.98%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.98%) Subversion
8 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Billing
3 1 (0.98%) Electronics
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (78.43%) Developer
2 26 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (12.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 12 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Angular Developer
8 9 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (8.82%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.84%) C# Developer
9 8 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.84%) Test Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Applications Developer
10 7 (6.86%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Software Tester
10 7 (6.86%) Tester
10 7 (6.86%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (65.69%) Web Services
2 43 (42.16%) HTML
3 32 (31.37%) JSON
4 30 (29.41%) AngularJS
5 28 (27.45%) Spring
6 27 (26.47%) CSS
7 22 (21.57%) .NET
8 20 (19.61%) jQuery
9 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 11 (10.78%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (10.78%) Hibernate
10 11 (10.78%) J2EE
11 10 (9.80%) HTML5
11 10 (9.80%) Node.js
12 9 (8.82%) OAuth2
13 8 (7.84%) SOAP
14 7 (6.86%) GWT
15 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (5.88%) Middleware
16 5 (4.90%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
2 6 (5.88%) User Experience
3 5 (4.90%) Semantic Web
4 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) iPad
6 1 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Unix
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.61%) BDD
3 19 (18.63%) Scrum
4 15 (14.71%) MVC
4 15 (14.71%) Web Development
5 14 (13.73%) Front End Development
5 14 (13.73%) TDD
5 14 (13.73%) Unit Testing
6 13 (12.75%) Regression Testing
7 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.80%) OO
9 9 (8.82%) Multithreading
9 9 (8.82%) OOD
10 8 (7.84%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.84%) Workflow
11 7 (6.86%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
12 6 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
12 6 (5.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.92%) JavaScript
2 48 (47.06%) Java
3 26 (25.49%) SQL
4 18 (17.65%) C#
5 11 (10.78%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.80%) Groovy
7 6 (5.88%) C
8 4 (3.92%) Apex Code
9 3 (2.94%) PHP
9 3 (2.94%) VB
10 2 (1.96%) C++
10 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.96%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.98%) Clojure
11 1 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.98%) Ruby
11 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Docker
1 2 (1.96%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.98%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Kibana
1 5 (4.90%) OpenAM
2 4 (3.92%) Puppet
3 3 (2.94%) Ansible
3 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.96%) OpenSSO
4 2 (1.96%) Sun Identity Manager
5 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.98%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) Google
3 6 (5.88%) webMethods
4 5 (4.90%) ForgeRock
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) Apple
6 2 (1.96%) IBM
6 2 (1.96%) SAP
6 2 (1.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.98%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.98%) hybris
7 1 (0.98%) Rally
7 1 (0.98%) VMware