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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 61 53 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing REST 29 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.26% 2.45% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.88% 9.17% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 3
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£413 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
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
368 338 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.71% 26.70% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 229 206
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 36
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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
Staines +2 3 - -
Cobham - 3 - -
Guildford -8 1 £450 +36.36% 2
Redhill - 1 £315 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 24 (53.33%) Web Services
2 23 (51.11%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) Oracle
6 16 (35.56%) Java
6 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
6 16 (35.56%) JSON
7 15 (33.33%) XML
7 15 (33.33%) SOAP
7 15 (33.33%) CSS
8 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
8 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.67%) SQL
9 12 (26.67%) MVC
10 11 (24.44%) SOA
10 11 (24.44%) Python
11 10 (22.22%) HTTP
11 10 (22.22%) HTML
11 10 (22.22%) Linux
11 10 (22.22%) OO
11 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
12 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
2 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (4.44%) AWD
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) SSH
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.56%) Maven
3 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) VisualVM
4 4 (8.89%) YourKit
4 4 (8.89%) JUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.89%) ANTLR
5 3 (6.67%) Hudson
5 3 (6.67%) Ant
5 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 3 (6.67%) Subversion
6 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.44%) MSBuild
6 2 (4.44%) MSTest
7 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Author
2 7 (15.56%) Technical Author
2 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Tester
5 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (53.33%) Web Services
2 20 (44.44%) .NET
3 16 (35.56%) JSON
4 15 (33.33%) SOAP
4 15 (33.33%) XML
4 15 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
5 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.56%) jQuery
8 7 (15.56%) Spring
9 6 (13.33%) RESTful
9 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.89%) Drools
10 4 (8.89%) XACML
10 4 (8.89%) JMS
10 4 (8.89%) MyBatis
10 4 (8.89%) Apache Thrift
11 3 (6.67%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) MVC
3 11 (24.44%) SOA
4 10 (22.22%) OO
5 7 (15.56%) UML
5 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.11%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.11%) Open Source
7 5 (11.11%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) Information Security
8 4 (8.89%) CRM
8 4 (8.89%) Code Coverage
8 4 (8.89%) Low Latency
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.89%) BPMN
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) C#
2 16 (35.56%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) Python
5 7 (15.56%) Ruby
6 4 (8.89%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Puppet
1 3 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Oracle
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.56%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.89%) TIBCO
5 3 (6.67%) Splunk
6 2 (4.44%) Sybase
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Google