The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 73 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing REST 18 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.28% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 2.21% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 4
Average daily rate
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£430 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £39.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-18.98% +1.93%
REST
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
383 362 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.14% 28.87% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 202 214
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 24
Average hourly rate £67.50 £19.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £11.25 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £31.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

REST
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

REST Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

REST
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

REST
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

REST Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

REST
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +2 2 £467 +24.53%
Guildford -5 1 £425 +51.11% 3
Leatherhead -6 1 £430 -18.09%
Egham - 1 £413 -
Woking - 1 - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 29 (58.00%) Web Services
2 28 (56.00%) XML
3 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (52.00%) SOAP
5 22 (44.00%) Java
5 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (42.00%) CSS
7 20 (40.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) Scrum
8 18 (36.00%) jQuery
9 14 (28.00%) MVC
9 14 (28.00%) SQL
10 13 (26.00%) SOA
11 12 (24.00%) .NET
11 12 (24.00%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 10 (20.00%) C#
12 10 (20.00%) Open Source
13 9 (18.00%) BDD
13 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
13 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
13 9 (18.00%) OO
13 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.00%) JSON
14 8 (16.00%) QA
14 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (16.00%) Linux
14 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.00%) PHP
14 8 (16.00%) SQL Server

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (14.00%) Mule
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.00%) Confluence
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
1 3 (6.00%) Force.com
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) PBX
2 2 (4.00%) VoIP
2 2 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Maven
3 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
4 5 (10.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (10.00%) Selenium
4 5 (10.00%) Subversion
5 4 (8.00%) Ant
6 3 (6.00%) Hudson
7 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
1 2 (4.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Tester
4 4 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) SOA Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Author
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) Web Services
2 28 (56.00%) XML
3 26 (52.00%) SOAP
4 21 (42.00%) CSS
5 20 (40.00%) HTML
6 18 (36.00%) jQuery
7 12 (24.00%) .NET
8 9 (18.00%) JSON
9 8 (16.00%) WCF
10 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (14.00%) J2EE
10 7 (14.00%) Spring
11 6 (12.00%) XSD
12 4 (8.00%) LAMP
12 4 (8.00%) JSP
12 4 (8.00%) WSDL
13 3 (6.00%) HTML5
13 3 (6.00%) RESTful
13 3 (6.00%) Visualforce
13 3 (6.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Open Source
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Taxonomies
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) UNIX
3 6 (12.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) Scrum
3 14 (28.00%) MVC
4 13 (26.00%) SOA
5 10 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 9 (18.00%) BDD
6 9 (18.00%) Unit Testing
6 9 (18.00%) OO
7 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
8 7 (14.00%) Web Development
8 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Data Architecture
9 5 (10.00%) EAI
9 5 (10.00%) CRM
9 5 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (10.00%) Validation
9 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.00%) UML
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Java
1 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
5 6 (12.00%) Perl
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) C++
7 3 (6.00%) Apex Code
7 3 (6.00%) C
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) SAP
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Informatica
5 3 (6.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.00%) Zend
7 1 (2.00%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Cognizant