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 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 22 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing REST 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.93% 1.38% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 2.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% -
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
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
33 81 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 30.56% 55.86% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 71 4
Average daily rate £425 £425 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the West Wales 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
Swansea +13 1 £425 -17.07%
REST
Wales

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) SELinux
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Java Card
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS

REST
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) SELinux
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat