The table below looks at the statistics for RESTful 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 RESTful over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 33 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing RESTful 14 38 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.63% 9.87% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.22% 25.00% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 0
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£350 £343 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -
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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
92 152 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.83% 39.48% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 114 37
Average daily rate £350 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

RESTful
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

RESTful Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

RESTful
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

RESTful Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RESTful across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

RESTful Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

RESTful
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (90.48%) Web Services
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) BDD
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
4 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (61.90%) SOAP
6 11 (52.38%) OO
6 11 (52.38%) PHP
6 11 (52.38%) Subversion
6 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
7 10 (47.62%) Java
8 9 (42.86%) JUnit
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) Spring
9 8 (38.10%) Selenium
9 8 (38.10%) Mockito
9 8 (38.10%) Apache
9 8 (38.10%) SOA
9 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
10 6 (28.57%) Change Control
10 6 (28.57%) Internet
10 6 (28.57%) Web Development
10 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
11 5 (23.81%) PHP5
11 5 (23.81%) Open Source
11 5 (23.81%) OpenID
11 5 (23.81%) SAML
11 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (38.10%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (52.38%) Subversion
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
4 8 (38.10%) Mockito
4 8 (38.10%) Cucumber
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
5 3 (14.29%) PHPUnit
6 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
4 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Magento Developer
6 1 (4.76%) OO PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 13 (61.90%) SOAP
3 9 (42.86%) Spring
4 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 5 (23.81%) SAML
4 5 (23.81%) OpenID
4 5 (23.81%) OAuth2
5 4 (19.05%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) LAMP
6 3 (14.29%) Cocoa
6 3 (14.29%) HTML5
6 3 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (9.52%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.52%) WSDL
7 2 (9.52%) J2EE
8 1 (4.76%) CSS
8 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) iPhone
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (90.48%) TDD
2 18 (85.71%) BDD
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) SOA
6 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Web Development
6 6 (28.57%) Change Control
7 5 (23.81%) Open Source
8 4 (19.05%) OOP
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.52%) B2B
11 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
11 1 (4.76%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) PHP5
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Apple
1 3 (14.29%) WSO2
2 1 (4.76%) Apigee