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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 66 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing REST 21 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.64% 1.88% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 7.28% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £394 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-10.49% +6.57%
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
336 357 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.23% 25.83% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 240 168
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
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 6 8 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £28.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.78% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cobham - 2 - -
Staines +8 1 £295 -67.22% 1
Guildford +2 1 £450 +32.35% 2
Leatherhead - 1 £400 -
Dorking - 1 £300 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (57.89%) Web Services
2 17 (44.74%) SOAP
3 16 (42.11%) XML
3 16 (42.11%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) Oracle
3 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 14 (36.84%) .NET
5 14 (36.84%) JSON
6 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
7 12 (31.58%) HTML
7 12 (31.58%) CSS
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.95%) SOA
9 10 (26.32%) HTTP
9 10 (26.32%) Linux
9 10 (26.32%) Python
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) jQuery
9 10 (26.32%) Open Source
9 10 (26.32%) MVC
10 9 (23.68%) Web Development
10 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.68%) OO
10 9 (23.68%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.05%) UML
11 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (5.26%) Mule
1 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.26%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (5.26%) AWD
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IaaS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) ANTLR
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) YourKit
3 2 (5.26%) VisualVM
4 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Author
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Author
3 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Web Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (57.89%) Web Services
2 17 (44.74%) SOAP
3 16 (42.11%) XML
4 14 (36.84%) .NET
4 14 (36.84%) JSON
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
5 12 (31.58%) CSS
6 10 (26.32%) jQuery
7 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
7 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.16%) Spring
9 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 4 (10.53%) WSDL
9 4 (10.53%) JMS
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.89%) ICEfaces
10 3 (7.89%) RichFaces
10 3 (7.89%) WCF
10 3 (7.89%) JSF
11 2 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Open Source
2 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) SOA
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) OO
5 8 (21.05%) UML
6 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) BPMN
8 3 (7.89%) Workflow
8 3 (7.89%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Process Management
9 2 (5.26%) Information Security
9 2 (5.26%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) BPEL
9 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.26%) Code Coverage
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) Java
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) Python
4 10 (26.32%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
5 8 (21.05%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.68%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.89%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) Sybase
5 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft