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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited REST over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 12 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing REST 23 1 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 21.10% 2.50% 29.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 20
Median daily rate £540 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.64 £37.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-18.19% -16.77%
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
69 6 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 63.30% 15.00% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 5 28
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Wales region citing REST as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing REST across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

REST Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

REST
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea 0 23 £540 +27.05%
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing REST also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for REST.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (96.97%) Ansible
3 31 (93.94%) Jenkins
3 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (87.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
7 25 (75.76%) Open Source
8 24 (72.73%) Web Services
9 23 (69.70%) Configuration Management
9 23 (69.70%) Relational Database
10 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
11 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
12 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
13 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
13 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (18.18%) Marketing
13 6 (18.18%) Electronics
13 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
13 6 (18.18%) Finance
13 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
13 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (18.18%) SAP
14 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
14 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
15 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
15 2 (6.06%) RESTful
15 2 (6.06%) Scrum

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (93.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.18%) Electronics
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Applications Developer
3 13 (39.39%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (12.12%) AWS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (87.88%) Domain-Driven Design
3 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (75.76%) Open Source
5 23 (69.70%) Configuration Management
6 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.15%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
10 1 (3.03%) API Design
10 1 (3.03%) API Development
10 1 (3.03%) High Availability
10 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
10 1 (3.03%) Microservices
10 1 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 32 (96.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) SAP