The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 30 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing REST 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.63% 0.59% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 2.74% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £366 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% +36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.49%
REST
Hampshire

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
76 73 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.02% 21.41% 25.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 61 63
Median daily rate £349 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST 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 Southampton region with a requirement for REST.

1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) User Stories
4 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) HTML
6 8 (53.33%) HTML5
7 7 (46.67%) Software Architecture
7 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
7 7 (46.67%) Node.js
7 7 (46.67%) C
7 7 (46.67%) C++
7 7 (46.67%) SOA
7 7 (46.67%) MPEG
7 7 (46.67%) HTTP
7 7 (46.67%) DTV
7 7 (46.67%) DVB
7 7 (46.67%) STB
8 6 (40.00%) Subversion
8 6 (40.00%) JSON
8 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (33.33%) Maven
9 5 (33.33%) Ant
10 4 (26.67%) Java
10 4 (26.67%) Publishing
10 4 (26.67%) Web Services
10 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Android

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 7 (46.67%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DVB
1 7 (46.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
4 4 (26.67%) Appium
4 4 (26.67%) Artifactory
4 4 (26.67%) Gradle
4 4 (26.67%) Mockito
4 4 (26.67%) Robotium
4 4 (26.67%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Travis CI
6 2 (13.33%) PHPUnit
7 1 (6.67%) GitLab
7 1 (6.67%) JUnit
7 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Real Time Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Android Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) Android SDK
3 4 (26.67%) RoboGuice
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) LAMP
5 2 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) Symfony
6 1 (6.67%) Android NDK
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (6.67%) JNI
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Lucene
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) DTV
1 7 (46.67%) MPEG
1 7 (46.67%) STB
2 2 (13.33%) Blog
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) Scrum
2 11 (73.33%) User Stories
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
5 7 (46.67%) SOA
5 7 (46.67%) Software Architecture
6 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Android Development
7 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) OOP
9 2 (13.33%) BDD
10 1 (6.67%) Change Control
10 1 (6.67%) SEO
10 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
10 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
10 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C
2 7 (46.67%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
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