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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 59 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing REST 31 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.33% 0.53% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.65% 2.06% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.76% -22.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £300 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £346 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £46.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-27.06% +9.52%
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
405 340 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.38% 25.62% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 213 208
Average daily rate £361 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +5 6 £400 +66.49% 4
Weybridge - 4 £425 -
Woking - 3 £375 - 2
Leatherhead - 3 - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (71.67%) Web Services
2 40 (66.67%) SOAP
3 38 (63.33%) XML
4 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (53.33%) .NET
6 28 (46.67%) C#
6 28 (46.67%) SQL
7 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
7 26 (43.33%) Scrum
8 25 (41.67%) BDD
9 24 (40.00%) Automated Testing
10 23 (38.33%) WCF
11 22 (36.67%) Visual Studio
11 22 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (33.33%) QA
13 19 (31.67%) Software Testing
14 18 (30.00%) WPF
14 18 (30.00%) Java
14 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (26.67%) ISEB
16 13 (21.67%) OO
16 13 (21.67%) Office 365
17 12 (20.00%) SpecFlow
17 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
18 11 (18.33%) SOA
19 10 (16.67%) EAI
19 10 (16.67%) Oracle
20 9 (15.00%) PHP
20 9 (15.00%) Salesforce.com

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (8.33%) Apache
1 5 (8.33%) Mule
2 4 (6.67%) Confluence
3 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.00%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.67%) FileNet
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (6.67%) PBX
2 4 (6.67%) VoIP
2 4 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.33%) MySQL
4 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) Visual Studio
1 22 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (13.33%) JIRA
4 6 (10.00%) Selenium
5 5 (8.33%) Hudson
6 4 (6.67%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.67%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.00%) Maven
8 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.33%) Ant
8 2 (3.33%) JUnit
8 2 (3.33%) JMeter
9 1 (1.67%) Subversion
9 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (6.67%) Billing
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Test Engineer
4 11 (18.33%) QA Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) PHP Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Author
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Author
8 2 (3.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (3.33%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) NetWeaver Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (3.33%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (71.67%) Web Services
2 40 (66.67%) SOAP
3 38 (63.33%) XML
4 32 (53.33%) .NET
5 23 (38.33%) WCF
6 18 (30.00%) WPF
7 7 (11.67%) Spring
7 7 (11.67%) XSD
7 7 (11.67%) J2EE
7 7 (11.67%) JSON
7 7 (11.67%) jQuery
8 6 (10.00%) JMS
9 5 (8.33%) Zend Framework
10 4 (6.67%) SAP PI
10 4 (6.67%) MSMQ
10 4 (6.67%) Middleware
10 4 (6.67%) WSDL
10 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 3 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Open Source
3 2 (3.33%) iSeries
3 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) UNIX
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) Scrum
3 25 (41.67%) BDD
4 24 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 19 (31.67%) Software Testing
6 13 (21.67%) OO
7 12 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 11 (18.33%) SOA
9 10 (16.67%) EAI
10 9 (15.00%) CRM
10 9 (15.00%) DevOps
10 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.00%) MVC
12 5 (8.33%) Validation
12 5 (8.33%) Data Management
12 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (8.33%) Data Architecture
13 4 (6.67%) Usability Testing
13 4 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) C#
1 28 (46.67%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) PHP
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.67%) C
5 6 (10.00%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.67%) ABAP
7 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.33%) SAP
4 5 (8.33%) Zend
5 4 (6.67%) IBM
5 4 (6.67%) Informatica
6 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.33%) JBoss
7 1 (1.67%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) webMethods
7 1 (1.67%) Adobe
7 1 (1.67%) Software AG
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Rate: £300 to £400 per day
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