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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 63 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing REST 28 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.09% 1.66% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.85% 5.79% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 1
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£388 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £38.03 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+31.49% +0.72%
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
409 363 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.52% 28.67% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 239 198
Average daily rate £400 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 32
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 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
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 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 +4 6 - -
Cobham - 3 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £388 - 1
Redhill - 1 £315 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £418 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 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 25 (54.35%) Web Services
2 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) C#
3 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
4 19 (41.30%) .NET
5 17 (36.96%) Oracle
6 16 (34.78%) Java
6 16 (34.78%) JSON
7 14 (30.43%) XML
7 14 (30.43%) SOAP
7 14 (30.43%) Python
8 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
9 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
9 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
10 11 (23.91%) Maven
10 11 (23.91%) CSS
10 11 (23.91%) Linux
10 11 (23.91%) SQL
11 10 (21.74%) SOA
11 10 (21.74%) MVC
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (19.57%) Spring
12 9 (19.57%) HTTP
13 8 (17.39%) OO
13 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
13 8 (17.39%) Ruby
13 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 6 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
2 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (4.35%) AWD
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) SSH
3 3 (6.52%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) Maven
3 7 (15.22%) Hudson
3 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (13.04%) JIRA
4 6 (13.04%) Ant
4 6 (13.04%) Subversion
5 5 (10.87%) JUnit
5 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.87%) ANTLR
5 5 (10.87%) VisualVM
5 5 (10.87%) YourKit
6 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
6 2 (4.35%) MSTest
7 1 (2.17%) Build Forge
7 1 (2.17%) Xcode
7 1 (2.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Author
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Author
4 6 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Database Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) Web Services
2 19 (41.30%) .NET
3 16 (34.78%) JSON
4 14 (30.43%) XML
4 14 (30.43%) SOAP
5 11 (23.91%) CSS
6 9 (19.57%) Spring
7 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (15.22%) RESTful
9 6 (13.04%) HTML
9 6 (13.04%) boto
10 5 (10.87%) Apache Thrift
10 5 (10.87%) MyBatis
10 5 (10.87%) JMS
10 5 (10.87%) XACML
10 5 (10.87%) Drools
11 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 3 (6.52%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
4 3 (6.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) MVC
2 10 (21.74%) SOA
3 8 (17.39%) OO
3 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.04%) Low Latency
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
4 6 (13.04%) UML
4 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.04%) Auto-Scaling
5 5 (10.87%) Code Coverage
5 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Scrum
5 5 (10.87%) Information Security
5 5 (10.87%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.87%) BPMN
6 4 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) Python
4 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
1 6 (13.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (13.04%) TIBCO
3 6 (13.04%) Splunk
4 2 (4.35%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) Google