The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing REST 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.81% 3.10% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.85% 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £39.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
-14.10% -4.87%
REST
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 74 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 20.97% 57.36% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 63 4
Average daily rate £388 £425 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +31.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing REST across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

REST
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing REST across the West Wales region.

REST Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

REST
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat