The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Surrey region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 68 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing REST 21 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.92% 1.57% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £37.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -3.20%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
355 381 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.06% 30.90% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 198 196
Average daily rate £350 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 19
Average hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
REST
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 4 £900 -
Woking - 4 £375 -
Guildford +8 3 £300 - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (74.07%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) SOAP
2 39 (72.22%) Web Services
3 36 (66.67%) XML
3 36 (66.67%) SQL
4 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
5 34 (62.96%) C#
6 32 (59.26%) WCF
6 32 (59.26%) BDD
7 30 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (55.56%) Visual Studio
8 28 (51.85%) Scrum
9 27 (50.00%) Automated Testing
10 26 (48.15%) QA
11 24 (44.44%) WPF
11 24 (44.44%) Software Testing
12 21 (38.89%) ISEB
13 11 (20.37%) Java
13 11 (20.37%) Office 365
14 10 (18.52%) SpecFlow
15 9 (16.67%) DevOps
15 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 9 (16.67%) Oracle
15 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (14.81%) OO
16 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
17 7 (12.96%) Linux
17 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
18 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
18 6 (11.11%) Open Source

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.85%) FileNet
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (5.56%) PBX
2 3 (5.56%) VoIP
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (55.56%) Visual Studio
1 30 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.52%) SpecFlow
3 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
4 5 (9.26%) JIRA
4 5 (9.26%) Selenium
5 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 3 (5.56%) Hudson
6 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) JMeter
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
1 4 (7.41%) Publishing
1 4 (7.41%) Billing
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Analyst
1 25 (46.30%) Test Analyst
2 19 (35.19%) Test Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) Developer
3 16 (29.63%) QA Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Author
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Author
7 3 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (3.70%) UAT Test Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) SOAP
2 39 (72.22%) Web Services
3 36 (66.67%) XML
4 32 (59.26%) WCF
5 24 (44.44%) WPF
6 6 (11.11%) JMS
7 5 (9.26%) Spring
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.26%) JSON
7 5 (9.26%) jQuery
8 4 (7.41%) SAP PI
8 4 (7.41%) Zend Framework
8 4 (7.41%) MSMQ
8 4 (7.41%) Middleware
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.70%) Kafka
10 2 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.70%) iSeries
3 1 (1.85%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) BDD
2 28 (51.85%) Scrum
3 27 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 24 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.67%) DevOps
6 8 (14.81%) OO
6 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.11%) SOA
8 5 (9.26%) EAI
8 5 (9.26%) Data Management
8 5 (9.26%) MVC
9 4 (7.41%) UML
9 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.56%) Usability Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.56%) Demand Management
10 3 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) SQL
2 34 (62.96%) C#
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.11%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) C
7 3 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) ISEB
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (48.15%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (9.26%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Zend
3 4 (7.41%) IBM
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) webMethods
5 1 (1.85%) Mercator
5 1 (1.85%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Software AG
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