The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 26 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing REST 18 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.34% - 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.65% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
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£343 - £660
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £644
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 - £676
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £20.04
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +82.13%
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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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 74 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 34.12% 24.75% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 53 24
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £36.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing REST 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 REST.

1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Subversion
4 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 9 (50.00%) Maven
5 9 (50.00%) XML
5 9 (50.00%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) Linux
6 8 (44.44%) OOP
6 8 (44.44%) Ant
6 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Android SDK
7 6 (33.33%) Android Development
7 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (33.33%) Android
7 6 (33.33%) Mockito
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) JUnit
8 5 (27.78%) PostGIS
9 4 (22.22%) Robotium
9 4 (22.22%) Android NDK
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing REST 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 REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) TeamSite
1 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Subversion
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Maven
3 8 (44.44%) Ant
3 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 6 (33.33%) Mockito
5 5 (27.78%) JUnit
6 4 (22.22%) Robotium
6 4 (22.22%) Appium
6 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
7 3 (16.67%) PHPUnit
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
8 2 (11.11%) Gradle
General
1 4 (22.22%) Publishing
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) PHP Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior PHP Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
1 12 (66.67%) JSON
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) RESTful
3 6 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 5 (27.78%) PostGIS
5 4 (22.22%) Android NDK
5 4 (22.22%) RoboGuice
5 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
5 4 (22.22%) Spring MVC
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) JNI
5 4 (22.22%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) Struts
6 3 (16.67%) JPA
6 3 (16.67%) KML
6 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) W3C
2 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Unit Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (44.44%) OOP
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (33.33%) Android Development
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Web Development
7 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Change Control
8 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
8 3 (16.67%) Content Management
8 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) SEO
9 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PHP5
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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