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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RESTful
Rank 40 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing RESTful 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.19% 0.91% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% 3.45% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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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
72 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.36% 26.44% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 39
Average daily rate £373 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) TDD
3 30 (71.43%) Web Services
4 23 (54.76%) BDD
5 22 (52.38%) Java
5 22 (52.38%) Selenium
6 21 (50.00%) Scrum
6 21 (50.00%) Cucumber
7 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
8 19 (45.24%) Spring
8 19 (45.24%) JUnit
9 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 18 (42.86%) SOAP
10 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (40.48%) Mockito
11 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
11 16 (38.10%) Subversion
12 15 (35.71%) JSON
12 15 (35.71%) Linux
12 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
13 13 (30.95%) OO
13 13 (30.95%) Apache
13 13 (30.95%) HTML
13 13 (30.95%) CSS
14 11 (26.19%) Ajax
14 11 (26.19%) Web Development
14 11 (26.19%) Internet
15 10 (23.81%) SOA
15 10 (23.81%) XML
15 10 (23.81%) Change Control

RESTful
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (30.95%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Internet
2 5 (11.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Selenium
2 21 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
4 19 (45.24%) JUnit
5 17 (40.48%) Mockito
6 16 (38.10%) Subversion
7 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
8 7 (16.67%) Maven
9 2 (4.76%) RSpec
9 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (4.76%) JMeter
10 1 (2.38%) Ant
10 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
10 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.38%) JIRA
10 1 (2.38%) QUnit
10 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
10 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) Web Services
2 19 (45.24%) Spring
3 18 (42.86%) SOAP
4 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
5 15 (35.71%) JSON
6 13 (30.95%) HTML
6 13 (30.95%) CSS
7 11 (26.19%) Ajax
8 10 (23.81%) XML
9 9 (21.43%) HTML5
9 9 (21.43%) OpenID
9 9 (21.43%) OAuth2
9 9 (21.43%) CSS3
9 9 (21.43%) jQuery
9 9 (21.43%) SAML
10 7 (16.67%) Cocoa
10 7 (16.67%) Cocoa Touch
11 5 (11.90%) PostGIS
12 4 (9.52%) Spring MVC
13 3 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (11.90%) iPhone
2 5 (11.90%) iPad
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) TDD
3 23 (54.76%) BDD
4 21 (50.00%) Scrum
5 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (30.95%) OO
7 11 (26.19%) Web Development
8 10 (23.81%) SOA
8 10 (23.81%) Change Control
9 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
10 7 (16.67%) iOS Development
11 4 (9.52%) MVC
12 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
13 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 2 (4.76%) OOP
14 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
14 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
14 1 (2.38%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) PHP5
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Apple
1 5 (11.90%) Apigee
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) WSO2